The Shri Vidya Mandal trust was registered as a public trust in 1952. Late Shri Dr. Dolarrai Mankad, the first Vice-Chancellor of Saurashtra University, Rajkot (Gujarat) and the renowned and respected educationist of the state. The institution had received award of the best college by the State Government for the year 1985-1986 along with cash prize of Rs. 25,000/-. Darbar Gopaldas Shikshan Maha Vidyalaya, Aliabada proved to be a great boon to the teachers of Saurashtra Region. The institution is established and run on the Gandhian thoughts and philosophy (i.e. Shrama (hard work) and Saffai.) At present, with a large campus and totally academic environment the institution is proud to be a leading educational complex of the Jamnagar district as well as Saurashtra Region.
The trust manages many schools and other departments. It also carry out many social activities such as awareness program, free medical camps, education and training and so on.