All About College
The scenic mountain town of Theog (Lat 31.12 degree N, Long 77.36 degree E) is situated at an altitude of 2283 meters above mean sea level, an hour’s drive from Shimla, the capital of Himachal Pradesh. The town has a population of about 4353 and the main occupation of the natives is vegetable dominant horticulture. At the highest point of the town, atop ‘Chundu Hill’, is situated this temple of learning, Government Degree College, Theog. The college was established in 1998, vide notification no EDN-A-Chha(15)-13/97 dated 11th December, 1997 of the Government of Himachal Pradesh as a co-educational institution. The college was recognized under section 2f and 12 B of UGC Act 1956 on 07/09/2006.
Having begun with modest student strength of a hundred students, the college has grown over the last two decades. Today the college has 1160 students on its rolls. Catering to the unique socio-cultural environment of this quaint hill town that is fiercely protective about its cultural ethos, the college has succeeded in bringing global awareness to its people and taking its people to the horizons of modernity. The college has been a special blessing for girls and has remarkably improved the status of women in the region. The college offers courses in 18 programs in the faculties of Commerce, Humanities and Sciences. The IT enabled campus facilitates experiential learning to the pupils and prepares them for the challenges of a fast changing world. The college lays special emphasis on synthesizing tradition and values with pragmatic life concerns.
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