Sikkim Government College, Tadong

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Sikkim Government College
सिक्किम सरकारी महाविद्यालय
Type Undergraduate and Postgraduate college
Established 1977
Principal Dr M.P. Kharel
Location Gangtok, Sikkim, India
Campus Urban
Affiliations Sikkim University
Website www.sgctadong.in

Sikkim Government College, established in 1977,[1] is the general degree college in Gangtok, the capital of the North Indian province of Sikkim. It offers undergraduate and post graduate courses in arts, commerce and sciences and is affiliated to Sikkim University.[2]

Sikkim Govt. College, Tadong was established in September 1977 by an Act of State Legislature. The campus is spread over 22 acres in Tadong, 5 km from Gangtok, the Capital of Sikkim and has good road connectivity with different districts of Sikkim and also with the neighboring state of West Bengal. The College is affiliated to Sikkim University and is governed by Directorate of Higher Education, Human Resource Development Department, Government of Sikkim.[3] Sikkim Government College upholds its mission of emancipating our youth through value-based holistic higher education. The College offers 19 UG courses and 5 PG courses and is affiliated to Sikkim University.[4]


Departments[edit]

Science[edit]

  • Chemistry
  • Physics (Posgraduate also)
  • Mathematics (Postgraduate also)
  • Botany
  • Zoology

Arts and Commerce[edit]

  • Economics (Posgraduate also)
  • Nepali
  • English (Posgraduate also)
  • Bhutia
  • Lepcha
  • Limboo
  • Physical Education
  • History (Postgraduate also)
  • Political Science
  • Education
  • Commerce
  • Tourism
  • Geography
  • Sociology

Accreditation[edit]

Sikkim Government College is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Colleges in Sikkim, University Grants Commission
  2. ^ "Affiliated College of Sikkim University". 
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-02-04. Retrieved 2016-01-28. 
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2016-02-04. Retrieved 2016-01-28. 

Coordinates: 27°18′51″N 88°36′01″E / 27.3141°N 88.6002°E / 27.3141; 88.6002