Saraswat Khatri Pathshala society was registered and established as charitable society in the year 1921 on the auspicious day of “Basant Panchami”, with a motive to establish educational institution in the holy city of Allahabad. The land for the establishment was donated by “Late Lala Sadanlal khanna”.
In the international year for women 1975, members of the Khatri Pathshala Society contributed to establish a degree college with outstanding contribution of late S.N. Kakkar (Ex- minister, Union of India), prof . D.D. Khanna (Ex-Head of department, Defence Studies, University of Allahabad ) and Sri Shyam Narain Kapoor for establishing girl's degree college in name of Sadanlal Sanwaldas Khanna Girl's Degree College. The institution has grown from faculty to multi faculty where in education is being imparted in the faculty of Arts, Science, Commerce and B.Ed..
In the Academic Session 2004-2005 another milestone was installed in the institution when recognition was granted by the National Council for Teacher Education (plus OBC quata as enforced by university) Education, Northern region, Jaipur for teacher education course i.e., B.Ed. , with an intake of 100 seat, the B.Ed. course is affiliated to the University of Allahabad. B.Ed. course is running in its own building with infrastructural details as prescribed by NCTE.
Till date 10th batches have completed their B.Ed Traning from Sadanlal Sanwaldas Khanna Girl's Degree College in ten successive years. The 10th batch of the year 2014-15 had presently taken the training. Since the inception of B.Ed. course we are consistently giving brilliant results with at least 5 first names in the list of toppers in the University.
Out of the aforesaid students of last nine years most of them have already been successfully appointed as teachers in various esteemed institutions. B.Ed. faculty of Sadanlal Sanwaldas Khanna Girl's Degree College has principal, director, 16 qualified teachers educators to facilitate teaching learning process, 01 Librarian, 01 Lab Assistant, 01 Office cum account assistant, 01 Office Assistant cum computer operator, 01 store keeper, 01 technical assistant and 02 Lab Attendant- Support Staff / Helper
The B.Ed. programme of University of Allahabad is a two years programme which can be completed in a maximum of three years. The B.Ed. programme is of 80 credits and divided into four semesters of 20 creadits each.