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The College envisions to become the premier provider for learning, research and innovation in the region fostering intellect, creativity, leadership and character in an active student-centered learner community.


To provide students with the fundamental knowledge, foundation for life time of learning of interdisciplinary problem solving skills,scocietal and business awareness, confidence required to excel in their chosen professions, and to be leaders in a global environment.

To maintain a collegial, supportive and diverse environment that encourage our students, faculty and staff to achieve the best of their ability and share the responsibilities of citizenship and service in the global community.

To promote appreciates of cultural diversity, social responsibility and academic excellence.

To enrich lives, improve society and address global challenges by providing scientifically-trained leaders, and enhancing public understanding of science.

Profile of the College

This institution of higher learning was established in 1961 with an enrolment of 40 students. It has reached its present glory due to the administrative acumen, academic excellence and dedication of Principals and teachers.ication of Principals and teachers.
Stress on discipline and academic excellence is the soul of every organised body and the mammoth student population of the college not only subscribe to this view but also is an embodiment of institutional discipline. The faculty of this college strives to make an honest, conscientious and sincere effort to incalculate the basic human attributes of truth, beauty and the goodness in the students. This is the largest co-educational institution in the state enrolling more than 3000 students every year. All the streams viz, Arts, Commerce, Science, B.C.A., B.B.A. are taught in this college. P.G. Programme in Geography is another attraction of this college.
The campus of the college is spread over an environment friendly area of 24.375 acres which houses two separate hostels for boys and girls and staff quarters apart from administrative block,lecture theatres,well equiped labortaries and an auditorium to carry out extra curricular activities.The college has rich library having collection of over 50,000 volumes. Moreover latest journals,magazines,periodicals etc. are also subscribed to be in touch with the flow of information. In addition to the University sub-office,the college has two Distance Education Study Centers functioning under the ageis of Indira Gandhi Open University (IGNOU) New Delhi and Director of Distance Education ,University of Jammu, Jammu for those students who cannot seek regular admission. The college is affiliated to the University of Jammu. It has highly Qualified staff and experienced on its faculty in different disciplines. The college is accredited with A grade by the National Assessment an Accreditation Council, Banglore. In consonance wiyh the National Action Plan of the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NACC), Banglore , the college has constituted an Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) as a post accreditation quality sustenance measure. The Prime task of the IQAC is to develop a system for conscious, consistent and catalytic improvement in the performance of the institution. The college strives to achieve the following goals and objectives : 1) Academic Exellence ; 2) Value Based Education; 3) Discipline; 4) Personality Development; 5) Virtue of work Culture; 6) Democratic Values & Equal Opportunity.