Government Girls General Degree College, Ekbalpur

Estd. in 2016. Affiliated to the University of Calcutta

033 2448 1160 / 033 2448 1171

From the Desk of the Officer-in-Charge

Dr. Syeda Shariqatul Moula Alquadri
M.A. (C.U.), Ph.D. (C.U.)

Education has been considered as a key instrument for social change and progression. The present decade is marked by an increasing awareness of the necessity of women's empowerment, for it plays an important role in the development of a country. Higher education for women has become a policy agenda for many developing nations including India. Government of West Bengal has also taken various steps to enhance women's position by means of education. Establishment of this Government College for Girls at Ekbalpur, Kolkata is a part of this endeavour. The college is directed to spread and improve the quality of education among all sections of women in the society. In other words, this college visualizes the academic and intellectual development, moral uplift, social commitment, cultural refinement of the upcoming generation. To reach the vision following are the future plans :
  • To cultivate quality and excellence in education.
  • To boost scientific and technological temperament.
  • To organize Seminars and Workshops for cultivation of knowledge, skills and discipline among the students.
  • To ensure overall personality development of the students through extra-curricular activities.
  • To provide opportunities for improvement of girls from educationally and economically marginalized section of the society.
The college began its academic journey on 28th January 2016 with thirteen departments. The academic session started with one hundred and fifteen students in both Arts and Science streams. To create awareness, conviction and commitment among the students towards social and moral values, the college arranges for compulsory Value Education classes where lectures are delivered by eminent personalities from various fields. The college provides scope to its students to put forward their views, positive and negative, through Grievance Redressal Cell and Anti-Ragging cell. The Psychological Counselling Cell looks into the problems faced by the students. Being a girl's college a Sexual Harassment Cell has also been set up within the campus.

The students are awarded with certificates and medals not only for their cultural achievements and athletic prowess but there are other awards for them as well. Principal’s Medal is awarded to "The Best Student of the Year". A Medal will be awarded by Dr. Syed Shah Marhoonul Irshad Alquadri, in memory of his revered father His Holiness Hazrat Syed Shah Rashad Ali Alquadri for obtaining Highest Marks in C.U Part-I Examination. Late Bhupendranath Sen Memorial award will be given to the students of Bengali Honours securing highest marks in Part III Final Examination. Certificates will be given to the regular participants of the value education classes. On behalf of all faculty members and members of non-teaching staff, I welcome all aspiring students to participate in our mission.

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