The Government Girls Post Graduate College, Rewa (M.P.) was inaugurated by Late Prime Minister Mrs. Indira Gandhi on 4th August 1961. This college is the only educational institution of higher learning exclusively for girls with hostel in Rewa district. Since then the college is playing active role in enlightening and empowering young women of this region, the educationally backward region as enlisted by UGC. The college is affiliated to Awadesh Pratap Singh University, Rewa.The college was included in 2f and 12B of the UGC list in 1972. In February 2006, the college has been assessed by NAAC and accredited with B+ grade.
Initially, on 1st July 1961, first session of the college commenced in the building of Government Praveen Kumari Higher Secondary School (PK School ) situated by National Highway 7. Later, in December 1968 it is transferred to its own building situated in Kothi compound in the heart of city. The aim of the college is the acquisition, preservation and transmission of knowledge to promote national and rational outlook with scientific temper among the girls of the region.
The Student strength of the College is 2236.The College has four faculties viz. Arts, Commerce, Home Science and Science. It has seventeen departments running post graduate courses in twelve subjects and various under graduate courses. The A.P.S.University Rewa has declared the College as research center for girls in eight different disciplines.Arts faculty offers under graduate degree with fifteen different subject groups and post graduate degree in seven subjects viz. English, Economics, Hindi, History, Music, Political science, Psychology, Sanskrit, and Sociology.Commerce department offers B.Com. and M.Com.Degree coursesFaculty of Home science caters for B.H.Sc. degree and M.H.Sc. in Food and Nutrition.Science Faculty of the College includes five departments Botany, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and Zoology. In Science, the College offers under graduate degree with three subject groups and post graduate degree in three subjects viz. Botany, Chemistry, and Zoology.
The campus of Govt.Girls’ P.G.College has a beautiful double storied building having 46 rooms, one NCC building, one Hall and canteen. In an area of approx 14 acres the college campus includes Principal Bungalow, residential accommodation for Staff members and two Hostel buildings for students. To cater need for physical development of students the College has a playground for Basket Ball, Kho-kho, Badminton, Atheletics and one indoor Table Tennis room.
Current Principal :- Dr.Vijay Kumar Shrivastava
Qualifications: M.Sc. ,Ph.D.
Meeting time: Office hours
Girls Degree Collage
Kothi Compound, Rewa (M.P.) 486001