Government College for Women, Chintamani, was originally a co-ed college established by the Chintamnai Town Minicipal Council in the year 1965. It was the first college in the state of Karnataka established by a Municipality. The college was taken over by the Govt. of Karnataka on 13-10-1986 and assumed the name of ‘Government First Grade College’. The co-ed govt. college was bifurcated into Govt. College for Women and Govt. College for Boys during 1999-2000.
At present the college offers only UG programmes namely B.A., B.Sc., B.Com., and B.B.M. with a student strength of 2420. Located a semi urban commercial city of Chintamani the college imparts qualitative education to socially, educationally and economically backward students hailing from remote rural areas.
The college was assessed and accredited by NAAC at ‘B’ Grade with CGPA 2.76.. Read More