Govt.V.Y.T.PG. College

About Govt.V.Y.T.PG. College

The new sate of chhattisgarh, the 26th State of Indian Union was formed on 1st Nov. 2000. It is endowed with rich mineral as well as forest wealth and a very fertile land. Actually this part is best known as the Rice Bowl of India. Predominantly a tribal state, with well over 35 big and small colorful tribes, it has all the ingredients of becoming the most prosperous state of the Indian Union.Durg district and hence the Durg town (which was actually founded in 10th century and called Shiv - Durg) is situated on , Mumbai - Howrah ( via - Nagpur) mainline, just 250 km away form Nagpur and 40 km away from Raipur, the state capital of Chhattisgarh. Bhilai, which has Asia’s largest Steel Plant Constitutes the township area of Durg city.
Govt.V.Y.T.PG. Autonomous College, Durg (Erstname: Govt. Arts & Science College, Durg) was founded in August 1958. It started with just two rooms in the local Hindi Bhavan. The foundation stone of the present building was laid by the then Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh Dr. Kailashnath Katzu in Nov. 1958. The college was shifted to its present site in 1962. Initially there were only 3 labs and a few classrooms. After nearly 54 years, the college now has 49 classrooms, 19 laboratories, 16 PG departments and 24 U.G. department and provides UG & PG courses in Arts, Science and Commerce faculties & a major research center other then university. The college also has a hostel. Today this College is the biggest Government College in Chhattisgarh with student strength of more than 3000.

Sector Government
Establish year1958
Subjects MA, MCom, MSc, BA,
Email[email protected]
Websitewww.govtsciencecollegedurg.ac.in
AddressG.E. Road, Durg, Chhattisgarh Pin: 491001
Location Durg
Contact No.Phone no :0788-2211688 Fax:0788-2212030