Government College for Women (GCW), Srinagar was established in 1950. The college is affiliated to University of Kashmir, recognized by UGC and accredited with ‘A’ grade by NAAC. It is a premier institution of Higher Learning for women in the State of Jammu and Kashmir. The college has a glorious past with excellent academic track record and has played a pivotal role for women education and empowerment in the state. GCW offers a holistic approach to education that provides students with opportunities to excel on campus in academics, student leadership and extra-curricular activities.
The vision is motivated to institution of academic excellence, centre for women emancipation & empowerment. The mission is to prepare enlightened, morally upright and emotionally balanced and socially committed women, provide comprehensive contemporary education through use of latest educational technology and develop work ethos through entrepreneurship skills and values of humane and composite culture.
Facilities at Government College for Women -
Faculties at Government College for Women -
Faculty of Human Development
Faculty of English
Faculty of Sciences
Faculty of Computer Science
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Humanities, Islamic and Oriental Learning
The college offers scholarship to the deserving students, who belong to the economically weaker sections of the society, orphans and physically challenged as per the guide lines of Department of higher education. Besides, the Department of Social Welfare also provides scholarship to the students belonging to economically disadvantaged families.
Career Counseling and Guidance at Government College for Women -
The career counseling and guidance is an effective service for the students of the college for providing information, coaching, technical and material support in order to compete in different competitive examinations and job availability in the job market. They organize different courses, mock tests, book exhibitions, extension lectures, interactive sessions with consultative agencies and the promotion material from different public and private sector organizations.
Courses offered by Government College for Women
B.A. General - Stands for General Bachelor of Arts degree. Typically, a B.A. is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in any discipline. Subjects usually studied..
B.Sc. Medical - Stands for Bachelor of Science Medical. Typically, a B.Sc. is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in science. Medical refers to the technical..
B.Sc. Non-Medical - Stands for Bachelor of Science Non-Medical. Typically, a B.Sc. is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in science. Subjects usually studied..
B.Sc. Home Science - Stands for Bachelor of Science in Home Science. Typically, a B.Sc. is a three year course, minimum eligibility for which is an intermediate (10+2) in science Home Science is the art..
M.Sc. Home Science - Stands for Master of Science in Home Science. Typically, a M.Sc. is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is a B.Sc. in Home Science or any equivalent science degree. Home..
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