- The College
Chikkamagaluru city is a famous biological hotspot for rich natural heritage and is popularly called as The Land of Coffee. The city is surrounded by famous mountains like Mullayyanagiri, Dattapeeta (Bababudan Giri) , etc., and it attracts tourists from various regions due to its cool climate.
Department of Collegiate and Technical Education, with its inception in the year 1960, has been striving to make quality higher education affordable and accessible to all sections of sections. With a firm concern for the overall development of the students, the Department has been taking keen interest to see that students belonging to the backward communities, women and rural are not deprived of the accessibility to tertiary education.
The Government First Grade College for Women, Chikkamagaluru was started in the year 2014-15 with the aim of providing quality education to the rural Women students. This college is affiliated to Kuvempu University. This college is serving the rural/urban public by providing higher education.
Now the college is running with 10 rooms at NMC Circle, Mallandur Road, Chikkamagaluru, in Department of Commerce and Industries building from the last two years. Recently the college has got site of 2.00acres.
At present the college has two UG courses, B.A and B.Com. The great majority of SC, ST and backward rural students come for U.G. Courses. The college has 234 students 06 permanent faculty members, 15 Guest Faculty and 04 Non Teaching staff. The college has been striving very hard to provide academic excellence and professional skills to the students.
The college works according to the calendar of events prescribed by Kuvempu University. The university has adopted semester system. Two internal assessment tests are given in each semester and results are announced periodically.
The college students are participating in inter college and university games and athletic meets. Inter collegiate and University events are conducted periodically. The college has N.S.S. Red cross, Scouts and Guides Units. These wings provides motivations for rural talents.
Our college has a very good library. The Librarian maintains all the details of every student. The students are provided with scholarship facility. The students are also provided with co-curricular activities. They are being motivated to involve themselves in community development like community education and Nation building. They have been guided about the employment and self employment opportunities available for them.
The college is not having NAAC Accreditation, because the college doesn’t have its own building. IQAC Cell is striving hard to improve the quality of every Department. The college permanent Faculty is getting time to time training programs for academic excellence.
The college is committed for enhancing skills delivery including development and delivery of competency based training and continuous skill upgradation and plans for new programs.