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Shri Manoj Sinha

Hon'ble Lieutenant Governor

Shri Rajeev Bhatnagar

Hon'ble Adviser to Lieutenant Governor

Shri. Alok Kumar, IRS

Principal Secretary to Government Higher Education Department J&K

Dr. Yasmeen Ashai

Director Colleges
Director Higher Education Dept.

Welcome To GDC Nowshera

(AISHE Code:- C-22866, UGC 2F&12B recognised)

Govt. Degree College Nowshera was established in the year 2008 and started functioning from the premises of Govt. Middle School, Nowshera with a strength of 233 students in arts stream only. The science stream was introduced from the session 2016-17 when the college shifted to its own building. From the session 2018-19, subjects of Geography and Sanskrit were introduced. One more subject of Physical Education was introduced from the session 2022-23 when the college admitted the students under NEP-2020.
The college is located at Darshan Nagar, Nowshera about 4 km south of Jammu – Poonch national highway NH 144A. The Mangla Mata Temple, Mangla Devi Fort, Qila Darhal and Central Gurudwara of Nonial are the main attractions of this place. The college has a vast campus spread over 100 kanals of land having full scope of its further expansion as a premier institute of higher learning. It has a big playground enough to be used as a cricket, volleyball and football ground.
All the classrooms of the main building are equipped with smart panels, Wi-Fi connections and inverters for continuous supply of power. The college has well-equipped labs for Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology and Computer Applications, a smart classroom besides a conference hall and a separate Girls common room.

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From the Principal's Desk

It gives me immense pleasure to welcome new entrants to this institution of higher learning for receiving quality education. Govt. Degree College Nowshera since its establishment in 2008, has been striving hard towards maintaining high academic standards and excellence in the field of education. The college has recently been awarded B+ grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). With the development of infrastructure facilities and the use of modern technology, the college has the required potential to further improve its grade in the next accreditation. At present the college offers Arts and Science Streams. From the current session 2022-2023, the college is admitting the students under National Educational Policy (NEP-2020). The new policy is based on flexibility, multidisciplinary education, conceptual understanding, critical thinking, ethical values etc.

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Latest Notifications

Admission Notification Of Semester-I B.A/B.Sc

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Our Events

Dated: - 01-12-2023.

GDC Nowshera celebrated “World AIDS Day, 2023”

Dated: - 23.11.2023.

“Holistic Agriculture Development Programme” at Government Degree College Nowshera

Dated: - 21-11-2023

Intercollegiate Seminar on “Solid waste management and climate change”

Dated: - 26-07-2023

NCC Unit celebrated Kargil Vijay Diwas

Dated: - 31-05-2023

Red Ribbon Club celebrated World No Tobacco Day, 2023

Dated: - 13-05-2023

Students of GDC Nowshera trained in the art of Bonsai preparation

Dated: - 22-05-2023

Department of Botany celebrated International day of Biological Diversity.

Dated: - 13-05-2023

Department of Botany trained students in the art of Bonsai making.

Dated: - 29-04-2023

Department of Botany conducted cleanliness of college campus.

Dated: - 08-03-2023

GDC Nowshera celebrated International Women’s Day .

Dated: 04-02-2023

Students of Botany Visited sharma plant Nursery at Siot Sunderbani

Dated: 28.01.2023

Department of Botany provided hands on training to make Organic Liquid Fertilizer

Dated: 28-05-2022

NCC Unit and Women empowerment cell organized yoga session for students and faculty

Dated: 23-05-2022

Cyber Jagrookta Club in collaboration with Department. of Computer Science organized Awareness Lecture on Cyber Crime on the theme “Online Cyber crime against Women”

Dated: -13-04-2022

Department of Sociology in collaboration with NSS unit organized a Symposium on the theme “Different facets of Dr. B.R Ambedkar’s life Journey”

Dated: -12-04-2022

Women Empowerment cell in collaboration with 11 Rajaputana Rifles of 163 Brigrade conducted a Self Defense Workshop for the female staff and girl students on 12-04-2022

Dated: -09-04-2022

One Day Workshop on “Quality Assessment and Accreditation under Revised Accreditation Framework (RAF) of NAAC” was organized by Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of GDC Nowshera

Dated:- 05-04-2022

IQAC Of GDC Nowshera in Collaboration with Career Counselling cell organized one day workshop on the topic “Media, Society and Culture: Interrelations and Emerging trends” on 05-04-2022

Dated:- -04-04-2022

Ek Bharat Shikshit Bharat Club conducted Poster Making Competition on the theme of ‘Mahatma Gandhi’s Values and Thoughts’ on 31-03-2022

Dated:- 25-03-2022

IQAC and NSS Unit of the college organized Cultural Programme to Commemorate ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’ on 25-03-2022

Dated:- 22-03-2022

Department of Environmental Science organized a slogan writing competition on the occasion of “World Water Day” on 22-03-2022

Dated:- -15-03-2022

Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of GDC Nowshera conducts Parent-Teacher Meet Nowshera on 15th March 2022

Dated:- -14-03-2022

Department of Physical Education and Sports concluded Sports Fest on 14-03-2022

Dated:- -11-03-2022

IQAC in collaboration with literary committee organized a plantation drive on 11th March 2022

Dated:- -10-03-2022

Plantation drive in GDC Nowshera

Dated:- 08.03.2022

International Women's Day celeberated GDC Nowshera with collaboration with Indian Science Congress on 8.03.2022

Dated:- 05.03.2022

NSS Unit of the college organized one day Tracking under the theme “MY EARTH – MY DUTY” on 05-03-2022

Dated:- 27-02-2022

Ek Bharat Shrestha Bharat Club in collaboration with NSS Unit of College organised a National One-Week Virtual Workshop from 21-02-2022 to 27-02-2022


Nowshera INDIN ARMY organise Weapon Display event At Govt. Degree College Nowshera


GDC Nowshera organized online activities to celebrate National Girl Child Day, 2022 under the aegis of AZADI KA AMRIT MAHOTSAVA.


2-days Intensive Communication & Outreach Programme Campaign on AKAM & CAB launched by Field Outreach Bureau, Rajouri in collaboration with Government Degree college, Nowshera .


GDC Nowshera organized online Slogan writing competition on the theme " Its All in the Mind".

Sports and Culture Activities.


Red Ribbon Club organized a series of activities as a part of New India @3rd phase.


Government Degree College, Nowshera in collaboration with Nehru Yuva Kendra Sanghatan


GDC Nowshera organised a public awareness campaign on Covid appropraite behaviour


GDC Nowshera organized Rangoli making and Diya making on the ocassion of Diwali


Online Slogan writing competition on the occasion The World Mental Health day


152nd Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.


Scholarship awareness programme


Symposium on the eve of World Ozone Day, 2021


Fit India Freedom Run


Campus cleanliness drive conducted by NSS and NCC

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