Government Arts & Science College
Year Founded: 1964
Affiliation: University of Calicut
Contact No: 0495 – 2320694
Location: Kozhikode , Calicut, Kerala, India - 673018
Government Arts & Science College, Khozikode was established in 1964. The college is affiliated to the University of Calicut. This is a prime institute to impart quality education in Malabar region of Kerala.
The Government Arts & Science College started functioning with just two halls and an office room as a temporary arrangement . In 1968 the college was shifted to the permanent building constructed by the PWD in the land covering an area of 20.15 acres acquired from the Zamorins,the erstwhile Ruler of Kozhikode, facing, five kilometers away from Calicut Railway Station, in August, 1970.
The college celebrated its Silver Jubilee in 1988 under the principalship of Prof. S. Syamaladevi. In 2004 the National Assessment and Accreditation Council of the University Grants Commission accredited the College with B++ grade (Score 82.05) on 4th November 2004 .
Campus of Government Arts & Science College :-
The college maintains an atmosphere conducive to the development of curricular as well as co-curricular activates. The teachers and students have a healthy interaction in academic pursuit as well as co-curricular activities. The college has a General Library with more than 67000 books. Every Faculty has a departmental library. A centralized computer centre works here. A herbarium garden, botanical garden, and gardens maintained by NCC, Botany and History Departments are decorations for college building.
For girls students a two storied building named Ladies’ Haven’ is provided. A canteen with food at a subsidized rate caters to the students and staff members. All these agencies work within the framework of a larger concept of a government institution.
Facilities at Government Arts & Science College:-
Courses offered by Government Arts & Science College