Government Womens College was established in 2007. It is the only Government First Grade College meant exclusively for girls in and around Hunsur. Spread over 1.3 acre campus, the institute enjoys a centrally located position. The college started with a meager roll of 34 students in 2007. Now it is a dynamically growing institution, with 1169 students at the present academic year 2021-22, pursuing undergraduate courses in Humanities, Commerce & Management and B.Sc. course (Subjects-Physics, Mathematics, & Computer Science). Students enrollment in our college has been in acceleration.
The institution is recognized under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1965 in 2011 and 12(b) in 2022. It has got its own building. The college has teaching faculty strength of 25 members which includes, the incharge Principal, Associate Professors, Assistant Professors, Librarian, Physical Director and 22 Guest Lecturers. The college library consists of 17934 books. Our institution plays a vital role in imparting quality education to girls who are mainly from rural areas and belong to SC, ST, OBC categories. Besides, it has succeeded in maintaining an exceptional reputation as a result oriented, responsible and self-sustaining institution striving towards the goal of women empowerment. The college offers ten programmes by taking into consideration the National Perspective in the higher education. Since its inception, the institution has received 5 Gold Medals, 3 Ranks and 3 Cash Prizes.