Priyadarshini Indira Gandhi Government College for Women, situated at the heart of Haryana, Jind, is affiliated to Chaduhary Ranbir Singh University, Jind. It was established by the Government of Haryana with the noble objective of imparting higher education to women at time when there was no other government college for women in the entire district. The college commenced its functioning from the academic year 2005 with the strength of 500 students and 10 faculty members offering degree in Arts and Commerce, in the P.G block’s building of Government College Jind. Presently, it has the strength of almost 2811 students and 79 teaching faculty members. The college was shifted in its own building in 2012 which was inaugurated by former Chief-Minister of Haryana Honorable Sh.Bhupender Singh Hooda on 3 June, 2012. The campus of the college is of almost 28123 sq.metres (around 6.94 acres) in which covered area is about 4720sq meters.

The college has been accredited with grade A+ in PRAYAAS and recognized as one of the colleges of excellence by the government of Haryana in 2019. Recently, NAAC Peer team visited this college from 07.10.2021 to 08.10.2021. This college has been accredited Grade ‘B’ by NAAC.