Satish Chandra Dhawan Government College, [SCDGC] Ludhiana: Ranking, Courses, Fees, Admission, Placements

  • Ludhiana, Punjab
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  • Affiliated by Panjab University, Chandigarh
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Satish Chandra Dhawan Government College, [SCDGC] Ludhiana Overview

Sathish Chander Dhawan Government College was established in 1920. It was earlier known as Imperial College. Later it was changed to Govt. College, Ludhiana. The college provides a green environment with its lush green trees, flowers, and lawns. The college has a large number of outstanding faculty who are approachable and friendly. SCD Govt College, Ludhiana admission 2020 is going on.

The highlights about the SCD Govt College, Ludhiana Punjab like the year of establishment, Accreditation, Affiliations, Infrastructure, Address, and Course details are as mentioned below.

Highlights of SCDGC, Ludhiana
Year of Establishment 1920 
Accreditation NAAC 'A' Grade 
Affiliation Panjab University 
 Infrastructure Library, Auditorium, Playground, Wi-Fi, Clubs  
Address SCD govt college, Rose garden, Civil Lines, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001 
Courses Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Fees Details SCD Govt College Fees

The college offers great infrastructure facilities to its students like the library, auditorium, classrooms, hostel, etc.  It conducts various activities to engage the students like NSS, NCC, Cultural and Sports activities, etc. SCD Govt College, Ludhiana admission 2020 is going on.

It provides undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the fields of commerce, arts, and science. It provides both morning and evening classes. The candidates are provided admission for the evening classes only if the employment certificate is submitted. Only boys are enrolled for the B.A program. The college offers co-education in B.Sc and other postgraduate courses.  The SCD Govt College admission is based on merit. SCD Govt College, Ludhiana admission 2020 is going on.  

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SCD Govt College Departments:

The SCD govt college Ludhiana has the following departments which offer various courses under it.

  1. Botany
  2. Chemistry
  3. Commerce
  4. Computer Science & Applications and Business Administration
  5. Economics
  6. Geography
  7. English
  8. Mathematics
  9. Hindi
  10. History
  11. Industrial Microbiology
  12. Music
  13. Physical Education
  14. Physics
  15. Political Science
  16. Psychology
  17. Public Administration
  18. Punjabi
  19. Zoology
  20. Sanskrit
  21. Sociology

SCD Govt College Courses:

The various courses offered by the college in the Morning and Evening shift are as mentioned below and SCD Govt College, Ludhiana admission 2020 is going on.

Discipline Courses Specialization
Public Administration
Political Science
Physical Education
History & Culture
Environmental Education
B.Sc (Medical) -
B.Sc (Non- Medical) -
Computer Application BCA -
Business and Management BBA -
B.Com -
B.Com (Hons.) English
Business Innovations

SCD Govt College Activities:

The college conducts various activities to encourage and motivate its students to participate. The college organizes various recreational and educational tours.  The NCC army wing of the college arranges blood donation camps, hiking, trekking, training camps, parades, exchange tour programs, etc. The NCC air wing provides training In flying, para-sailing, gliding, power flying, etc to the selected students. SCD College, Ludhiana admission 2020 is going on. For more details, one can log into scdgovt 

To make the students more socially responsible citizens, the SCDGC has an NSS wing. SCDGC conducts various camps and activities that benefit society. It inspires the students to serve their nation. SCD College admission 2020 is going on.

To inculcate leadership qualities, the university conducts various camps and activities under the Youth Service Club. The red ribbon club of SCDGC aims to make the students aware of AIDS and to equip them with the necessary knowledge to spread awareness.

The college also has photography and fine arts clubs where interested students join to showcase their talents. The students are provided opportunities to attend various seminars and classes of eminent and knowledgeable personalities. The student council ensures the smooth functioning of the college.

 SCD Govt College Infrastructure facilities:

The Government College Ludhiana provides various facilities to its students. The college has a Library with about 1,07,132 books and about 60 magazines. About 1,30,000 e-books and journals are also available. For evening and morning batch students, separate library facilities are provided. Students can keep the books for 14 days after which they need to return it. Internet facility is available in the library.

The college has a career guidance cell which guides the students in selecting their future path. The college also gives focus on extra-curricular activities. It has training facilities and a playground for basketball, cycling, kho-kho, handball, taekwondo, etc.

The college has a well-maintained, spacious canteen that offers tasty food at a reasonable price. It provides separate seating space for faculties and students. The college also provides a hostel for both girls and boys.

The college has various clubs like Business Innovation Club, Physics Society, Geography Association, Hindi Sahit Sabha, Economics Association, Punjabi Sahit Sabha, etc to bring out the talents of the students.

Separate parking facilities are provided to the girls and boys. To provide first-aid to the students, it has proper medical facilities. The college also has a Wi-Fi facility inside the campus. The college has an Auditorium and an Open-air theatre for students to exhibit their talents.

 SCD Govt College Fees:

The SCD Govt college Ludhiana fee structure is as mentioned below.

The fee for the B. A and B.Com courses in SCD government college Ludhiana conducted both in the morning and evening shift is approximately INR 7,600 to INR 8,700 including the 1st semester and examination fees.

The fee for B.Sc, both medical and non-medical, is INR 8,800 including the 1st-semester exam fees.

The fee for BBA is INR 8,000 including the 1st-semester exam fees and the fee for BCA is INR 20,000.

The fee for the M.A in English, Hindi, Economics, M.Sc, and M.A Geography offered by SCD College is INR 7,500 including the 1st-semester examination fees.

The fee for M.Com is INR 5,600 and for M.Sc in IT, Physics, and Chemistry is approximately INR 25,000.

 SCD Govt College Scholarships:

The students can avail of various scholarships offered by the state and central government. Eligible students must apply on the prescribed time to receive these incentives.

The students can avail of the scholarships provided by the University. The Punjab Education Board also declares scholarships. The Central government provides scholarships based on merit. The SC, ST, and OBC category students can avail the scholarships provided by the Indian Government and the State government.

The students whose parental annual income is less than 25,000 and who have scored above 50% or more can avail National Loan Scholarships. These loans are free from interest and can be paid in instalments after 3 years of completion of the course.

The SC, ST, Vimukt caste and low-income group students will be provided Book Grant and concession as per the terms of the college or the University.

The students who are permanent residents of Punjab and whose parental income is less than INR 2,50,000 can avail Post Metric Scholarship Scheme. The student must belong to the SC category to avail of this benefit.

The students whose parental income is less than INR 2,50,000 and who does not belong to the SC or backward castes can avail Low-income class scholarship.

The students hailing from Punjab, belonging to SC category and having parental income less than INR 2,50,000 can avail scholarships under the State Scheduled Caste Scheme.

The children of army employees or officers who were killed or handicapped during Indo-China war, Sri Lanka army action or Indo-Pak war can avail concessions like full fee concession, book & Stationery expenses, hostel expense exemption, etc as per the eligibility.

The students who are blind and belong to the BPL who join any course in the college are exempted from paying the fees.

The needy students are provided help from the Red Cross fund and Student welfare fund.

Students who have siblings studying in any govt college in the same station are required to pay only 50% of the fee once they obtain a certificate of the same from the principal of the institution. SCD admission is done merit-based.

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SCD Govt College Eligibility Criteria:

The candidates need to check the eligibility criteria for admission to the various courses offered by the college. For more SCD admission 2020 details one can log into the official website of the college.

Course Eligibility Criteria
B.Com (Hons.)
The candidate should have secured a minimum of 50% marks in the relevant subject.
The candidate should have completed B.An in the concerned subject.
The candidate should have secured a minimum of 40% in 10+2.
The candidate should have secured a minimum of 33% aggregate in 10+2.
The candidate should have secured a minimum of 45% in aggregate in 10+2.

SCD Govt College Admission:

The candidates need to fill the application form online which is available on the college website for SCD Government College Admission. The candidates need to register and obtain a user name, password, and application ID. SCD admission is done merit-based. The relevant documents need to be uploaded by the candidate. The candidate can make payment online and take a print out of the application form. The government College Ludhiana cut off list for the counselling process will be published by the college. SCD govt college admission form 2020 is available online on their website. SCD govt college, Ludhiana cut off is based on the highest marks scored by a candidate on that subject, the SCD govt college, Ludhiana cut off changes as per the number of selection lists released.

SCD Govt College Hostel Details:

SCD College provides hostel facilities for both girls and boys. It includes modern amenities to make the stay comfortable. It also provides healthy food to its residents.

Satish Chandra Dhawan Government College, [SCDGC] Ludhiana Highlights

Institution Type Private


Where is SCD Government College located?

The govt College Ludhiana is located in Rosegarden, Civil Lines, Ludhiana, Punjab.

What all courses are offered by the college?

The college offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in commerce, science, and arts.

How to contact Govt College Ludhiana?

You can contact the college at phone number 0161-2448899, 244498 or you can e-mail them at [email protected]

Satish Chandra Dhawan Government College, [SCDGC] Ludhiana Reviews

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Karan | Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Botany), batch of 2016

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2018

  • 3.5
  • Placements & Internships 2.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 4
  • College Infrastructure 4.5
  • Clubs & Associations 5
Placements & Internships

• I have not done any internship till now. • some companies like Infocys and private Banks like HDFC, YES BANK etc. • Average salary may be around Rs. 10000 per month. • Every year Alumni meet is held where all can reunite together with older friends.

Fees and Scholarship

• fees varies upon course to course For Bsc it is INR7000-INR8000(approx) per year. • various scholarships are available for students like Ashirwad scheme, inspire scholarship, minority scholarship etc. • there is no need of any kind of loans bcz fees is very affordable.

Anmol | Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2019

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2018

  • 4.5
  • Academics & Faculty 5
  • College Infrastructure 3.5
  • Clubs & Associations 3.5
  • Fees and Scholarship 3.5
  • Placements & Internships 5
Academics & Faculty

Class timings were from 9:00am to 2:20pm Best quality and method of teaching. Overall experience is awesome

College Infrastructure

2 hostels are there and they are very neat and good structured. Food is average as like in other colleges

Mohit | Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2019

Reviewed on Jun 03, 2017

  • 3.7
  • Fees and Scholarship 5
  • College Infrastructure 3.5
  • Academics & Faculty 3.5
  • Placements & Internships 3.5
Fees and Scholarship
  • The course fees are up tp 8000 Rs. in Satish Chandra Dhawan Government College.
  • The college provides scholarships to students.
College Infrastructure
  • Satish Chandra Dhawan Government College provides hostel facilities.
  • The food is good.

Soniya | Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2016

Reviewed on Apr 18, 2017

  • 3.9
  • Clubs & Associations 4.5
  • College Infrastructure 4
  • Academics & Faculty 4
  • Fees and Scholarship 4
  • Placements & Internships 3.5
Clubs & Associations

        •Students are very good. There is no ragging. • Sports and cultural • Life in college are great.there is no college like this.I               love this College.

       • Sports and cultural are• held at Satish Chandra Dhawan Government College, [SCDGC] Ludhiana.

  •  Life in college is great.there is no college like this.I love this College.
College Infrastructure
  • There are two hostels, boys and girls have different hostels. Hostels are good. And hostel fees per Year is 7000 at Satish Chandra Dhawan Government College, [SCDGC] Ludhiana.
  • Pg's are good but they are too much costly
  • The quality of food in college is not bad and no one their costly.
  • There are large clas
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