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Gopikabai Sitaram Gawande College

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Gopikabai Sitaram Gawande College is situated at Dhanki Road, Yavatmal District, Umarkhed, Maharashtra 445206 in Yavatmal.

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Bachelor of Arts
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of Science
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
Bachelor of Commerce
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Commerce-B.Com
  • Banking / Finance / Accounts / Commerce
  • 3 Years
  • BCA
  • Information Technology - BCA / MCA / Computers
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Business Administration-B.B.A.
  • Management - BBA / MBA / Diploma

Gopikabai Sitaram Gawande College - GSGC

Gopika Sitaram Gawande Mahavidyalaya, Umarkhed, run by YAVATMAL ZILHA AKHIL KUNBI SAMAJ, UMARKHED, Formerly known as ARTS and COMMERCE COLLEGE was established in 1966 by JANATA SHIKSHAN PRASARK MANDAL, PUSAD, DIST YAVATMAL. It was handed over to present Society in 1976. The founder president Late Shree Narayanraoji Wankhede has established Yavatmal Zilha Akhil Kunbi Samaj Society to impart education to rural and educationally deprived people of Society. Umarkhed is one of the most rural and tribal areas of Yavatmal district and far away from most common developments. Due to poor financial conditions the college was not having its own building, the classes were taken at high school on rent basis. Late Narayan Patil Wankhede, Adv. Shree Anantraojee Deosarkar and their coworkers were kin about to provide adequate facilities to the students. The first step towards this was to acquire land. State Govt. has handed over 33 acres of Land about 2.5 Km from Umarkhed to construct College Building. The basement work of the main building was completed in 1980. For this, fund were raised from local community, farmers and donors.  The work was incomplete till Dr. Atmaramji Gawande & Shushila gawande(NRI) ATHENS, OHIO, USA visited Umarkhed with their son and daughter who were honored by college management in high school. He has committed to help this college at and Dr. Gawande donated seed money for the construction of college building. Major amount was collected from local community. Main Building of College was Inaugurated in December 1987, renaming the college after the name of Dr. Atmaramji Gawande's mother GOPIKABAI SITARAM GAWANDE COLLEGE, UMARKHED in Dec. 1988. To meet the challenges college has started science faculty in 1990.

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Lush green campus with well built infrastructure.



7 Type Courses Available

  • 5 UG Courses
  • 2 PG Courses

Gopikabai Sitaram Gawande College Placements

The active placement   cell is providing information to aspirant for job by displaying  news paper cuttings, Employment news Paper, by inviting companies for Campus Interview.  The Cell is linked with Placement Cell of Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University. This cell has organized Campus recruitment program. The dedicated placement cell regularly conducts grooming sessions of the students in areas like soft skills, interview facing skills, behavioral skills hereby making them industry-fit. In the recent years the college has witnessed some well known recruitment companies walking-in and being invited for campus placements.  


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Gopikabai Sitaram Gawande College

The institute provides accommodation facility, for outstation student, to boys and girl.Till 1999, Hostel was in rental building. In 1998, the UGC has provided seed money for construction of boys hostel and women’s hostel. The construction of these were completed in 2002, 2004. The intake capacity of boy’s hostel is 60 and that of girls is 20.


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