Government College, Hoshiarpur

 
Government College, Hoshiarpur
City Hoshiarpur, Punjab, India
Affiliated to Panjab University, Chandigarh
Address

Government College,
Hoshiarpur
Govt College Chowk
Hoshiarpur
Phone 01882-255460
Fax 01882-255460
Email [email protected]
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Government College, Hoshiarpur is affiliated to Panjab University, Chandigarh

Admission Notices

    Government College, Hoshiarpur Punjab India , situated at the foot of the Shivalik Hills, caters to the educational needs of Hoshiarpur, Jalandhar and Gurdaspur districts of Punjab. It came into being in 1927 as an Intermediate College with Shri Bihari Lal Bhatia as Founder Principal. Before partition itself, in 1943 it was upgraded to a Degree College in view of the great demand as erstwhile Kangra district and present day Una district of Himachal Pradesh were also among the areas covered by its academic facilities.

    This premier educational institution of Punjab has a proud history and a glorious past as it served as the seat of Teaching Departments of the Panjab University from 1948 till 1960 when the University was shifted from Lahore. During that period it was known as University College, Hoshiarpur. Eminent Scholars like Dr. Vishwa Nath, Dr. K.K. Dewett, Principal S.S. Chawla headed the institution while academic giants like Dr. R.C. Paul, Dr. Manmohan Singh ( Prime Minister of India), Dr. B.S. Minhas were on its faculty.

    This nursery of talent in academics, sports and culture has always stood up to its 80 year old traditions and aims at contributing its best towards the education of the population of the sub-mountainous region, better known as Kandi Area of Punjab. At present having a faculty of 95 teachers, the college imparts instruction in 8 Post-graduate and 7 Honours School courses. Besides this, it offers Under-graduate Courses in Arts, Science, Commerce and Vocational subject of Functional English.

    Since its inception, this college has been providing access to higher education to a predominantly rural/agrarian population, equipping them with skills that have enabled countless alumni who hold/have held the highest positions and honours in every walk of life. The number would run into scores. Poets like Sahir Hoshiarpuri, Muneer Niyaazi and Prem Kumar Nazar had been students here while Dr. Jagtar and Suresh Seth had been teachers. Shri Gurbachan Jagat,Dr. Ashok Kundra, Sh. C.L.Bains, Mr. Ramesh Inder Singh, Sudha Pandey, Mr. Jerath, Sunil Arora, Ravi Chopra, J.P. Sharma, Sanjeev Arora, Tunin Kant Pandey, Rajeev Arora, Ambika Parmar, Shweta Nakra and Dr. Ravneet singh are some of the names who have done this institution proud as eminent civil servants.

    The vision of the college can be summarized as follows:-

    To inculcate academic and intellectual skills.
    To help students to evolve as good citizens with integrated personalities by tapping their innate potential.

    The college occupies a very prominent position among institutions of higher education in the state of Punjab. The need for realistic self-appraisal arises in the globalized context in which all educational institutions have to compete with and establish linkages with each other. Only such a self-appraisal can lead to further growth by foregrounding major thrust areas for meeting standardized norms and development.

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers various graduate courses as well as Post Graduate courses.

    Bachelors Degree Courses

    Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers 3 Years Full Time Bachelors Degree in Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)

    View Details Duration: 3 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Bachelors Degree

    Bachelor of Science (BSc)

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers 3 Years Full Time Bachelors Degree in Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

    View Details Duration: 3 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Bachelors Degree

    Bachelor of Arts (BA)

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers 3 Years Full Time Bachelors Degree in Bachelor of Arts (BA)

    View Details Duration: 3 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Bachelors Degree

    Masters Degree Courses

    Master of Arts (MA English)

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in M.A English

    View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

    Master of Arts (MA Economics)

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in M.A Economics

    View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

    Master of Arts (MA Hindi)

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in M.A Hindi

    View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Part Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

    Master of Arts (MA History)

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in M.A History

    View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Part Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

    Master of Arts (MA Political Science)

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in M.A Political Science

    View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

    Master of Arts (MA Punjabi)

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in M.A Punjabi

    View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

    Master of Science (MSc)

    Government College, Hoshiarpur offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in Master of Science (M.Sc)

    View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree
     
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    List of facilities available at Government College, Hoshiarpur for students.

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    • Transportation
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    • Cafeteria
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        Government College, Hoshiarpur

        Alumni
        Generations of past students, both male and female, are proud to be known and enjoy maintaining their connection with the college and each other. Please write to [email protected] with link of existing almuni group, or request for creation of group.