About GCG 42 Chandigarh
Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Sector 42 Chandigarh (GCG 42), was established in the year 1982. The campus spreads over 18 acres of land. GCG 42 is approved by the MHRD, Government of India. The College offers undergraduate (B.A./B.C.A./B.Com/B.Sc./B.P.Ed), postgraduate (MA/M.Com/ M.Sc/ PG Diploma) and doctoral (Ph.D) courses in various areas. GCG 42 is affiliated to Punjab University, Chandigarh.
Post Graduate Government College for Girls is located at Sector 42, Near Beckons Hotel, Chandigarh. Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar Railway Station is 9 km away and Chandigarh International Airport is 17.4 km away from the College. Students can take a cab or a bus to reach GCG 42.
Accreditations and Collaborations:
- GCG 42 is accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
Clubs, Committees and Societies:
- NSS: It creates social awareness and imparts human values in students and creates a spirit of social service amongst them.
- NCC: NCC encourages the cadets (boys and girls) to join the defense forces and to be the disciplined citizen of the country.
- Aids Awareness Society
- Best Out of Waste Society
- Commerce Society
- Community Hygiene and Sanitation Society
- Cultural and Heritage Society
- Drug De-Addiction Society
- Environment Society
- Gender Equity and Woman Empowerment Society
- Literary Society
- Olympism Society
- Science Society
- Traffic Awareness Society
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Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Sector 42 Chandigarh Admission Process:
Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Sector 42 Chandigarh offers admission to the undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Admission will be done on the basis of the marks scored in the qualifying examination. The detailed admission process is given below:
GCG 42 Chandigarh Placements
UG [3 Years Program(s)]
PG [2 Years Program(s)]
PG [1 Years Program(s)]
GCG 42 Chandigarh Facilities
Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Sector 42 Chandigarh has adequate infrastructure like hostel, labs, gymnasium, conference and seminar hall, library, etc which helps the students to have a hassle-free learning experience throughout their college life. It also provides facilities to the students like sports in order to give them a break from the regular academic schedule they follow. Students can avail these facilities in their free time for their recreation. Other facilities like staff room, Wi-Fi, video conferencing, day care centre, shopping arcade, etc are also available.
- Girls Hostel
- IT Infrastructure
- Convenience Store
- Alumni Associations
- Parking Facility
- Banks Facilities
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The college has a girl's hostel facility which provides good hostel accommodation for the students. The hostel provides a congenial ambience for academic pursuits. Students from various states such as Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, U.P., Bihar, Manipur, Rajasthan come over to seek admission in Hostel. The admission is strictly on merit basis. In addition to 265 Seats in the college hostel, there is an arrangement for 50 students in Government hostel, Sector – 24, Chandigarh.
The college has a health centre with a first aid facility for the students.
Fully Equipped Air Conditioned Gymnasium with an indoor sports facility.
The college has a fully air-conditioned, fully-automated LIBSYS Solution & user-friendly library which caters to the academic and educational needs of the students and the staff. The library has a vast compendium of 41,000 Subject and Reference books. In addition to this, the library subscribes to 46 magazines, 74 subject journals and 18 newspapers in Hindi, English and Punjabi to keep the students and staff updated with current affairs home and abroad.
The College sports students performed extremely well in various InterNational, National, All-India Inter-Varsity, State & Inter-College competitions. To ensure holistic development of the students, the college offers State-of-Art-Gymnasium and sports facilities to the sportswomen in games and sports such as Athletics, Basket Ball, Cricket, Cross Country Race, Football, Fencing, Gymnastics, Handball, Hockey, Jodo, Kho-Kho, Kabaddi, kayaking, Net-Ball, Rowing, Soft Ball, Table Tennis, VolleyBall, Wushu, Weight Lifting, Power Lifting, Yachting and Yoga etc.
The College has introduced a number of academic programmes in the area of Computer Science and Computer Applications. The college has introduced a programme on soft skills. The college has fully established the four-storey Wi-Fi IT Block, State-of-Art Smart Class Rooms, 4 computer labs (fully equipped with latest technology & Nebero Internet Software Management Solutions), Multimedia Room, Conference Room, Seminar Room, Video Studio, Communication Skills Development Lab, Placement Cell, twelve teaching rooms and provision of special facilities for the differently abled students and the fully automation work specially relating to library and office; 10 Mbps internet connection; email and an official website. The college website also features E-learning in the form of Powerpoint Presentation.
The college has a canteen facility for staff and students. Hygiene Food Court is available on the campus.
‘SABRAS’ State- of- the -Art College Auditorium facility for events and seminar.
The college has a good networking for alumni association.
The college has a Wi-Fi facility for the students and staff. Wi-fi Administrative Block and Computer Labs and an exclusive Information Technology Block with cutting edge facilities like sophisticated Computer Labs, Broad Band Internet Connectivity and Real-Time Video-conferencing.
The College has as many as Thirty-Nine laboratories in the subjects of Botany, Chemistry, Physics, Zoology, Bio-Technology, Bioinformatics, Microbiology, Computer Science, BCA, Functional Hindi, Geography, Psychology, Fine Arts, Dance, Music-Vocal, Music Instrumental, Home Science, Video Studio and Communication Skill Lab. These labs are equipped with all relevant items as required per University conditions.
The college has the convenience store facility for students.(like, photocopying facility & stationery etc.)
The college has the Banks/ATM facilities for all students.
The college has the parking space facility for its faculty, staff, and students.
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Accreditation of this College:
- National Assessment and Accreditation Council