What began as an idea in July 1956 is now a premier institution for quality learning. Today Govt. College for Girls, Sector-11, Chandigarh has earned the distinction of becoming a Post Graduate College, carrying on an enviable tradition of excellence and in academics and other co-curricular activities. The college boasts of illustrious alumni in areas ranging from academics to technology, civil services to judiciary and industry. We have excelled from every view point – the growing numbers in the classes to the qualified teaching faculty. Our standing has been validated by the University Grants Commission and our college has been accredited with an ‘A’ Grade.
We strive to provide the best to our students, be it educational ambience, infrastructure or technological advancement. The college has three hostels with excellent modern facilities such as reading rooms, nutritious food and medical facilities. Our library is fully computerized and has a stock of over 87,000 books. We are equally proud of our fully air- conditioned Auditorium besides a well equipped Gymnasium and a unique Herbal Garden. This Institution has created a bench mark of infusing in the young minds of the students a spirit of enquiry, accountability and sincerity. The college motto “Courage to Know” represents the same. Today’s world is beset with a variety of challenging situations. We believe in the power of translating ideas and dreams into reality. Besides providing all the basic amenities there are hygienic eating places, cyber café, a beauty salon, tuck shops, Bank etc on the campus itself.
We have pledged in letter and spirit to make your stay in the college a memorable and fruitful one. We welcome you to rediscover yourself at the sprawling campus of Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Sector-11, Chandigarh.