Government Islamia Degree College started working as Islamia High School in June 1956. Anjuman-e-Islamia Kasur enjoys the distinction of establishing it. The college was upgraded to Degree Level in 1963. The college was shifted to its present campus in the vicinty of Kasur Gardens after 1971 Indo-Pak war. The college was nationalised in 1972. Since then, the college and its staff members have been rendering meritorious services to the sacred cause of nation building.