Government First Grade College for women, Balmatta, Mangaluru was established in July 2007 by the Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Karnataka to cater the educational needs of the economically and socially marginalized sections of the region. The College is located in heart of Mangaluru city, Dakshina Kannada District of Karnataka. The College is affiliated to Mangalore University. It is also recognized under section 2f of the UGC Act. The College offers the following undergraduate programs, namely B.A., B.Sc., B.Com. B.C.A and B.B.A. The College is founded by the Government of Karnataka. The norms and procedures for recruitment of teaching and non teaching staff of the college are as per the Government rules in matters related to administration, service rules, finance etc. and the Principal of the college acts as per the existing rules and the instructions of the Government. College has well connected on all sides with frequent modes of travel and being the only Govt. Women’s College in the city, no doubt it is favoured by under graduate students irrespective of caste or creed. Moreover, the college has a very earnest and talented faculty of associate professors & assistant professors who go that extra mile to motivate and facilitate their students to excel not only in academics, but also in co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. This apart, the college boasts of excellent academic results owing to which a large no. of students seek admission in the college. Read More
The college is named as Government First Grade College for women, Mangalore affiliated to Mangalore university, established in 2007. The college has under-graduate programmes in Commerce (B.Com), Business Administration (BBA), Computers (BCA), Arts (B.A), and Science (B.Sc). We are strategically located at Balmatta. I am very proud of the exceptionalized teaching staff who are engaging students in a wide range of exciting learning opportunities.
We are committed to provide quality education by equipping our students with skills, confidence and a positive approach.The college is relentlessly striving to perceive and maintain academic excellence at the same time encourage the students to participate in various co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. An amiable environment at GFGCW nurtures creativity, passion, resilience and leadership qualities among students for development of a versatile, commendable personality. Thus, the college encourages the students to realize their dreams and achieve their goals. In this regard, we request the parents of our students to join hands with us thereby uplifting the rural students to greater heights in society, to help them play prominent role in their family, society and workplace. We strive to facilitate our students to climb the rungs of success in various walks of life. With the help of College Development Committee, Parent-teacher Association and our well-wishers, our college is moving towards to reach its goal. I am very thankful to everyone who has contributed to the development of this college. I am delighted to welcome you once again to visit and experience the plethora of opportunities in an enhanced learning environment.