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Ram Chandra Uniyal Government Post Graduate College, Uttarkashi

Ram Chandra Uniyal Government Post Graduate College, Uttarkashi Details

About Ram Chandra Uniyal Government Post Graduate College, Uttarkashi

Ram Chandra Uniyal Government Post Graduate College (Formerly Government Post Graduate College) Uttarkashi was established on 30th June 1969 with the sanction of three subjects viz. Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, three lecturers and twelve student strength only at graduation level.In 1970-71, Government of Uttar Pradesh sanctioned two more subjects at undergraduate level viz., Zoology and Botany. In 1972 – 73, the college have got the sanction of arts faculty with the subjects Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Economics, Geography, History and Political Science at undergraduate level. Commerce faculty came in existence in 1974. For Post Graduate studies, college has got sanction in Chemistry, Botany, Hindi, Economics and Political Science in 1975 – 76 and for English, Sanskrit, History and Physics in 1978-79. During 1979-80, Drawing and Painting and Sociology at undergraduate level and commerce at post graduate level were started. During 1985 – 86, the college have got the permission of starting Home Science at undergraduate level and Geography at post graduate level. Post graduate studies in Zoology and Mathematics and Music at undergraduate level was started with the permission of Uttaranchal Government in the year 2001 – 2002. Thus, college now running four graduate departments viz. Home Science, Drawing and Painting, Sociology and Music and Thirteen Post graduate Departments viz. Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Physics, Geography, Chemistry, Economics, Hindi, English, Sanskrit, History, Political Science and Mathematics. Since its inception, the college passed out two major natural calamities viz., major flood in 1978 in the mighty river Bhagirathi and massive earthquake in 1991. Both have affected the college progress considerably. Presently college is trying to came out of the impact of massive land slide which started from 24th September, 2004. This has disturbed the teaching process particularly in science faculty which has been declared under buffer zone of the land slide area.

Courses Offered

Under Graduate Programmes

  • B.A-Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Geography Economics, History, Sociology, PoliticalScience Home Science, Drawing and Painting
  • B.Sc-Physics, Chemistry, Zoology,  Botany , Mathes
  • Commerce- B.Com

Post Graduate Programmes

  • B.A-Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Geography, Economics, History, Political Science-30,
  • Science : M.Sc-Physics, Chemistry,  Zoology,  Botany,  Mathes-
  • Commerce- M.Com

Professional Programmes

  • Diploma in EcoTourism
  • Diploma in Nursery Techniques and Orchard Mgt.
  • Diploma in Tourism and Travel Management
  • Certificate in Forestry and Wildlife Management

Seats Availability

Under Graduate Programmes

  • Arts: B.A-Hindi-150, English-150,Sanskrit-150, Geography-150, Economics-150, History 150, Sociology-150,Political Science150, Home Science 6-,Drawing and Painting-60,Music-30
  • Science : B.Sc-Physics-120,Chemistry-270, Zoology-150, Botany-150, Mathes-120
  • Commerce : – B.Com -80 Post

Contact Information

Tehsil- Bhatwari
Uttarkashi - 249193
Uttarakhand , India



Following facilities are available in the campus.

  • Classroom
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Bus Transport
  • Computer Laboratory
  • Science Laboratory

Career and placement cell

The career and counseling cell was established in 2010 with support of UGC, New Delhi. The cell provides relevant academic and career information to enable students to make informed decisions along the way. Our focus is to provide learning/training opportunities in the areas of academic, career and personal/ social development on individual and group basis to prepare students to meet their future challenges.


1)Maintaining database of students to refer them for suitable job vacancies.
2) C

Financial assistance is provided to ST/SC/OBC category student,last year following scholarship amount paid to these students

Amount paid to SC students :- upto Rs 8.6 lakhs

Amount paid to OBC students:- upto 5 lakhs

Amount paid to ST Students :- upto 2.4 lakhs.


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