Maharaj Lakshmishwar Singh Memorial College, popularly known as M.L.S.M. College or Memorial College, is one of the premier colleges in Darbhanga city imparting higher education to the students in Mithila and its bordering regions. It is situated beside the two main roads connecting Darbhanga Railways Junction to radio station and the present Bus Stand. It is just 1.5 km from the Railways Junction. On a linear scale the college has its location on focal point of the road connecting Darbhanga Railway junction to headquarters of L.N. Mithila University to which it is associated with as a constituent unit.
The college, while imparting its educational services and commitments, attracts and covers students even from the adjoining districts like Muzaffarpur, Sitamarhi, Sheohar, Samastipur, Madhubani and Supaul due to its spatial connectivity and academic supremacy. Mithila region has been famous as seats of learning and educational distinction for long. Keeping this very fact in consideration, the college-administration has created ways and opportunities for the entrance and interaction of people of various cultures and has explored avenues for their bright prospects and future growth. The college, named after great Indian patriot Maharaja Lakshmishwar Singh and blessed with lake view of historical Harahi Pond, looks for perseverance, politenss, courteous conduct, clean character complete personality, and precursors in the service of the nation among its students. Its aim is to equip students with both a first-rate education and necessary skill sets to ensure that they firmly stand out in today’s competitive world.
The college being a premier institution of L.N. Mithila University, Darbhanga has been conferred Grade ‘A’ in 2010. It has the priviledge of having more than 150 teaching staff and more than 7000 students. lt is ranked among the largest colleges of Bihar.
The college was established in 1979 and converted to constituent unit in 1986. It boasts of a glorious history and trend setting journey. Today it has proved itself as a stupendous center of creativity and excellence. It is known for quality teaching, good administration and healthy learning environment. With devoted and qualified force of its distinguished faculty members and competent non-teaching staff has coined a name for itself and it is poised to achieve new heights. The college, under its umbrella, has a rich library and book bank with modern facilities like Reading Room, Boys Common Room, Girls Common Room, Conference Hall, Parking Zone, Playground (Indoor and Out-door), NSS, NCC, well-equipped Laboratories, Remedial Course, Equal Opportunity Centre, and Career and Counselling Centre.