"B" Grade Accreditation by NAAC

Principal’s message

Nature has bestowed fascinating beauty and serene environment to Banjar Valley. Situated on the left bank of ‘Tirthan’ river and at the commanding height of this valley, Government Degree College, Banjar provides favorable conditions for teaching-learning process. Right from the year of its inception, 1999, the college has been undergoing continuous progress. The strength of students in all the three streams of Humanities, Science and Commerce has been increasing year after year. The total strength of the students has surpassed 1000 mark. This institution of higher education has been catering to the needs of students mainly of Inner and

Outer Seraj. But some students from adjoining areas of Mandi district also have shown interest in seeking admission in different courses being offered by the college. Equipment and facilities are being enhanced in the various laboratories of the college. Students are encouraged to learn the use of Information and Communication Technology in the Information Technology laboratory which has been equipped with modern systems and Internet facility. A well equipped seminar cum conference hall has been created in the campus for the benefit of teachers and students. Parents Teachers Association is successfully functioning in this college to undertake various developmental activities for the welfare of the students. A gymnasium has recently been set up in the campus. A well managed college canteen caters to the needs of refreshment and recreation. So as to ensure overall personality development of students, this college provides a range of activities like sports, NSS, Rovers & Rangers. There are a number of subject societies and clubs like Mountaineering and Trekking, Red Ribbon, Eco Club and Energy Club where students get enough opportunities to develop the different faculties of their personality. New initiatives and efforts are being made to further strengthen the infra-structure of the college. Construction of the Science Block Building is expected to start very soon. This college has a blend of experienced as well as young and highly qualified teachers committed to overall growth and personality development of students. Ideal teacher-taught ratio helps in closer interaction between teachers and pupils. Teachers of this college work with a missionary zeal to ensure that students inculcate moral values and become useful to their family, community and society.

Dr. Mandeep sharma