The DBS PG College was established in July 1961 in Dehradun by Dayanand Shiksha Sansthan, Kanpur then named as D.A.V College Trust and Management Society. The D.B.S. (P.G.) College is situated in the heart of city and is having easy accessibility. The campus was formerly a part of Rispana river bed, which was a perennial river flowing down from the Mussoorie hills of Himalayan Ranges. It is affiliated to Hemawati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Srinagar Garhwal (Uttarakhand).
DBS College library is well equipped with around 43570 books and journals. Provided with the latest technology the library boasts of quiet, peaceful and informative reading.
College Magazine: College publishes a Magazine named "Vigyanda", with original contributions from students, teaching and non-teaching staff, along with progress reports of the departments and extracurricular activities of the college.