The Government First Grade College for Women, Vijayanagar, Mysore, established in the academic year 2005-2006, has been an important contributor to women’s education and empowerment of students in and around Mysore. The College, with its focus on its vision, mission and ives, is emerging as a premier institution since its establishment. To begin with, the College introduced Arts stream and gradually, branched off into Commerce & Management as also Science Course.
Government First Grade College for Women, Vijayanagar, Mysore-18, has been an important contributor to the development of education for Women with the motive of making them to become productive and responsible global citizens. It had its humble beginning in June, 2005 with strength of 45 students in a temporary rented building attached to a small private school in Vijayanagar, II Stage, Mysore. Since then, the College has come a long way with its own set of problems and accomplished phenomenal growth. It has, no doubt, become a Women’s College to reckon with, next to the prestigious Maharani’s Colleges in Mysore, with a students’ strength of 689 in 2021-22. Presently, the College caters to the needs of the under-privileged students living in Mysore as also the periphery of Mysore in its own building which houses the Principal’s Office, the Arts and Science Faculty, the Science laboratories and the Library. At present the college one UG Building having 43 rooms and one well-furnished PG/Library block is waiting for inauguration and student use. It is considered as one of the high-tech government institutions in Mysore.