About Sri Guru Gobind Singh College (SGGSC Chandigarh), Chandigarh

Chandigarh (Chandigarh)   Estd : 1966 Approved by : NAAC Type : Private

About Sri Guru Gobind Singh College

Sri Guru Gobind Singh College, affiliated to the Panjab University, Chandigarh is a co-educational institution of eminence and repute offering Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses. Committed to imparting quality education to students and inspired by a zeal to promote higher learning, the College was founded by the Sikh Educational Society in the year 1966.

The College is named after the immortal luminary and the tenth Sikh Guru, Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji, whose teachings and lofty ideals shall always inspire us. [By the grace of the Guru one should read, contemplate and study spiritual knowledge to earn honour and respect] — is our prayer, [Excelsior] — is our perpetual mood and [Prosperity for all] — is our mission. The insignia of the College carries an imprint of the ‘Pen and Sword’, a combination of wisdom and valour, guarding the ‘flame of knowledge’ with the College motto [All mankind are one], inscribed atop. There has been a consistent endeavor in all these years to live up to the ideals and teachings of the Guru enshrined in the insignia of the college. Sri Guru Gobind Singh College was the first co-educational institution to be set up in the region.

Affiliated to Panjab University, Chandigarh, it is a co-educational institution of eminence and repute offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Though the College established itself as a tribute to the moral and religious consciousness of Guru Gobind Singh Ji, it has ever since suitably adapted to the changing educational set up of the milieu.

The patronage of a visionary Management and commitment of a highly qualified and dedicated Faculty have driven the College to carve a niche for itself in the northern region. The lofty goals and laudable objectives of the College address to quality education, gainful employment, equal opportunities and access to latest development in the fields of knowledge and technology.

Awards & Rankings

  • Affiliated to Punjab University.
  • SGGSC is accredited by National Accreditation and Assessment Council (NAAC) of India.

  • SGGS College has been the proud title-holder of the coveted Sir ShaadiLal Trophy for General Championship in Sports in the academic session 2014-2015, beating more than 200 colleges affiliated to the Panjab University, for the seventh time since 2008-09. A large number of students not only participated but also won positions in International, National, All India Intervarsity and Inter College level competitions.

Sri Guru Gobind Singh College Vision and Mission

Vision & Mission:

The college has been set up with a clear vision to pursue excellence in all fields of education and learning by adhering to the highest standards of academic rigour in all its work. Teachings and lofty ideals of Sri Guru Gobind Singh Ji, after whom the college has been named, forms the vision of this college. Inspired by the zeal to promote higher learning, the college is committed to impart affordable quality education by using innovative teaching methodologies to a wide cross section of society without any distinction of caste, creed and religion.

“Excelsior” – is our perpetual mood and “Well-being of all mankind”- is our mission. The insignia of the college carries an imprint of the ‘Pen and Sword’, a combination of wisdom and valour, guarding the ‘flame of knowledge’ with the college motto- “All mankind are one”, inscribed atop.

Director Message

Dr. Jyoti Lamba
Principal's Message:

Dear Students
As we step into a new academic year, it gives me great pleasure to welcome you all to Sri Guru Gobind Singh  College– a unique institution, with people from diverse cultures and regions. The first co-educational institute to be setup in the city, Sri Guru Gobind Singh College has been providing quality education by equipping students with skills, confidence and a positive approach with an all round development. The College has been relentlessly striving to achieve and maintain academic excellence and at the same time encourage students to participate in various co-curricular and sporting activities. An amiable environment in the College nurtures creativity and leadership qualities among students for the development of a versatile personality.

Professional courses in the field of Arts, Science, Commerce, Computer Science, and Biotechnology are being offered in the College. New courses are added from time to time keeping in mind contemporary trends and the employability potential. Besides, the College is equipped with modern infrastructure to provide best possible learning environment to the students. The highly qualified and motivated Faculty helps students to enhance their academic and extra curricular performance. The College echoes the vision of the Sikh Educational Society (SES), that is committed to imparting quality education in this region.

It has been aptly stated that ‘Education is not preparation for life, Education is life itself’. Informed by this vision, the College has always been trying to integrate teaching with the creation of a sound value system. I hope that your stay here creates pathways for success and employment while motivating you to become empowered citizens of our country.

I extend a warm welcome to all the entrants and wish you a successful academic year ahead.


S. Gurdev Singh Brar

President's Message:

Sri Guru Gobind Singh College, set up by Sikh Educational Society, is one of the leading institutions of higher learning in the region today. It has been established to equip students with necessary skills in diverse fields. Running several undergraduate and post graduates courses, the College trains students with the best possible pedagogical aids and infrastructural support. Students here are trained not only to pursue knowledge leading to employability but also to excel in extracurricular and cultural activities. They are motivated by a committed and highly qualified faculty of the college.

The SES has to its credit a glorious history of over 75 years of unwavering commitment and dedication to imparting quality education. I can proudly say that this college has upheld the society’s founding spirit of integrating modern curriculum with the inculcation of sound moral and cultural values. Students who have passed out from this institution in the preceding years have excelled in various spheres. SES continues its efforts unabated to further the ongoing development and success of this college.

I hope you are able to utilize the enriched learning environment for progressing further in life.

Contact Details of Sri Guru Gobind Singh College, Chandigarh

  • Contact No:
    (0172) 2792754
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  • Address:
    Sector 26, Chandigarh, India- 160019