HRPG College was established in July 1966 under the affiliation of Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gorakhpur University. It received permanent affiliation with Deen Dayal Upadhyaya University in 1971 and it is the only grant and aid postgraduate college of Sant Kabir Nagar District. The college is administered by Hiralal Ram Niwas educational society which is registered by the registrar of the society. The college is included in University Grants Commission, New Delhi’s article 2F and 12B and has been accredited by the National Evaluation and Accreditation Council (NAAC) in two cycles. in its first cycle college received “B” grade with CGPA 2.24 and in the second cycle (on 17th March 2016) it received “B” grade with 2.82 CGPA. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Arts, Science, Commerce, and B.Ed. and several employment-focused courses in several fields.