Government College for Women, Kolar, which came into existence on August 14th, 1984 is the second biggest college in the district catering to the overall development of women education. Most of the students, who are from rural areas, have been securing Ranks and Gold Medals in the University Examinations and brought laurels to the college at State, University and National Level Sports Competitions. The transaction and internalization of curricular and co curricular aspects intends to mould the overall personality of the students. The college has been striving hard to plan and execute unique programs to equip the poor rural students with the skills to contribute to the fastest growing Indian Economy. The stakeholders have been playing a vital role to become a part of the National Women Education Movement and further strengthen and enthuse us to realize the national aspirations..
The college is affiliated to Bangalore North University and administered by the Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Karnataka. The college which made a humble beginning is now proud to state that, the Institution has become one of the premier colleges in women education for Commerce, Management, Arts and Science with the students’ enrollment increasing at a regular pace. It has over 3195 students in B.A., B.Sc., B.B.A., B.C.A., B.Com., M.A. and M.Com programs. Government College for Women, Kolar is located on the borders of Andhra Pradesh and Tamilnadu which has facilitated the exchange of diverse heritage and culture with the neighboring states. The College has its own campus spread over the area of 3.5 acres. It is proud to state here that, the college has been churning out good number of competent and excellent women academicians and entrepreneurs to the society in this part of the State