Principal's Message

Principal's Message

From the Principals Desk

Dear aspirants,

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world”
                                                                                 – Nelson Mandela



It is my pleasure and pride to appreciate the decision of young aspirants for stepping into the most prestigious institution of Higher Education for girls in the town, Durg (C.G.). Govt. Girls' College, and presently , Govt. Dr. Waman Wasudev Patankar P. G. Girls' College is the academic abode for the young women, that has come a long way since 1982. This college has strived since then to provide the best of the opportunities in education, skill development, and overall personality development to about more than 2000 girls every year.

The institution has established itself with the impressive records in academics, sports and extra-curricular activities. The four flourishing streams, viz., ARTS, COMMERCE, SCIENCE & HOME SCIENCE broaden the horizons of approach for the girls towards their goals. The degree courses at graduation and post-graduation levels, as well as research aspects help in accelerating the academic career. The only institution in the district with the Department of Performing Arts, viz., Music, Dance, and Fine Arts provide the wings to the creative talents of the girls. The Department of Physical Education has always brought laurels to the college through various sports and competitions at State and National levels. Spirit of sportsmanship, positive thinking and feminine power cultivated through sports, direct the young women to grow into strong individuals.

The faculty and the management attempt constantly in surfacing the unexplored potentials and caliber of the students. And likewise guide them to move towards their desired destinations in life successfully. Besides many actively functioning committees of the institution, the most prominently acting bodies that help the girls grow with security of rights and self-respect are Women Cell, Anti-Sexual & Anti-Harassment Cell for Women, and Anti-Ragging Committee. The workshops and awareness sessions organized by various departments, and also by Placement & Career Guidance Cell, enable the students to recognize their talents and select their right careers.

The institution claims its progression further, by providing special privileges and scholarships framed for the benefit of candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC/BPL & Minority categories. The National Service Scheme (NSS) encourages the socially extended services through different activities and camps, and thus contribute towards the upliftment of the society.

The infrastructure holds its own flavor with well-equipped Science and Home-Science laboratories, Automated Library, well set Computer Labs and Sports' ground. Separate studios for different sections of Performing Arts add up more essence. At this note, we cannot forget the contributions of our Janbhagidari, which is always committed to the continuous improvement and development of the institution. The constant efforts for beautification of the campus and maintenance of pollution-free environment are the best practices healthily followed.

The college was affiliated to Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur (C.G.), and is now affiliated to Hemchand Yadav Vishwavidyalaya Durg (C.G.). It is successfully aided by necessary grants by University Grants Commission (UGC). Also it has been accredited 'B' grade by NAAC.

it is my privilege to welcome all the young aspirants to this well-known and reputed institution for girls, that emphasizes on progression through quality education, skill improvisation and personality grooming. I wish you all a great future, and with the opportunities offered by the college, hope you walk towards greater achievements in all endeavors. Our sincere efforts, together, will surely accomplish our mission and attain success.

We believe in the motivational quote-


“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out”


                                                                                                                                                                    Dr. Sushil Chandra Tiwari

        PRINCIPAL