GOVERNMENT DEGREE COLLEGE, PUTTUR

Narayanavanam Road, Puttur, Chittoor (Dt), A.P.- 517583

Email: puttoor.jkc@gmail.com, Phone: 08577-221580


College Profile


             Govt. Degree College came into existence on 11-9-1983 with the vigorous and unflagging efforts of Sri. Gali Muddukrishnama Naidu, the then Puttur MLA. The college was established with a modest Strength of 114 and by now it has grown by leaps and bounds to a whopping strength of 2100 in 2012-13 to emerge as one of the biggest / towering colleges in Chittoor district.

           The institution got UGC recognition under 2(f) and 12(B) sections on 18-01-1995 and institution is affiliated to S.V. University, Tirupati of Chittoor Dist, Andhra Pradesh.

              The college is situated in the lush verdant and serene atmosphere studded with elegant / exquisite hill view in the back drop with the campus area of 6.89 acres. Since its inception, the institution has been striving to promote academic excellence. The NAAC assessment issues the institution a perspective of where does it stand in over all academic scenario and how best it can reorient itself to the cause of creating and promoting academic excellence among the stake holders.

          The area where the institution in located, serves as a breeding ground for tens of thousands of students who commute daily from the radius of around 60 Kms of its vicinity and from about 150 villages for higher education to our college. As such our students are either first generation students or those who opt is college ultimately when they fall short to compete with those students who hail from well off families. So are umpteen stumbling blocks and limitations in their getting educated. Despite all those anomalies / oddities, the onus of nurturing and grooming such raw material in to well educated responsible citizens lies with the institution. The faculty always strive to channelize their energies, build up their confidence levels by way of exposing them to various curricular, co-curricular, extracurricular and cultural activities. The instruction is structured in such a way to impart skill – oriented, personality development centered self-reliant education to them. The teachers of the institution service to increase their enthusiasm, confidence and try to bring their latent talents to light in a vivid manner. The suggestions and observations of the previous NAAC Peer have played a decisive role in bringing about the desired improvement in the behavior of the institute in general and the students community in particular.

              Govt. Degree College, Puttur is accredited by NAAC with B++  in 2006 in  Cycle I, sebsequently with  B (CGPA 2.52) in its cycle II. Now submits the Re- Accreditation Report  to NAAC for cycle III. Regarding the headway it has made in practice and continuance of quality to which the institution is avowed since then. It is a sincere and soul-searching attempt to introspect and review the accomplishments of the students and the staff during the immediate preceding in five academic years in the college. The achievements are reported as per the indicators and standards as stipulated by the NAAC Manual on Re- Accreditation.