Government College - GC
The Department of College Education was set up in 1958 for the administration and development of College education in the Rajasthan State. In 1958 there were only 40 Colleges (24 Government, 13 Aided and 3 Unaided) under its Control. The Department is working under the control and administration of the Commissioner, College Education, Rajasthan, Jaipur.Planning section undertakes the work of planning, monitoring and coordination between the Directorate and the colleges. Work related to plan expenditure of government colleges is carried out by this section. Information and proposals from various government colleges related to opening of new colleges, subjects, posts and up gradation of colleges is obtained and compiled at Directorate level. These proposals are sent to government for approval. The important functions undertaken by planning section are as follows:Proposals of opening new colleges, new sections, new faculties and subjects in government colleges.Building - Construction and Repair of college and hostel buildingSanction and Monitoring of Boys/ Students funds.Ensuring implementation of announcements made by Honourable CM regarding Department of College Education.Preparation of Budget Proposals for BFC (Plan and Non Plan) and monitoring of Plan budget.Liaison between colleges and University Grants Commission.Collection of Data for Planning: The Statistics Cell collects information regarding enrolment, infrastructural facility, staff strength, etc. from all government and private colleges. The information is obtained through manual means (a blank booklet is sent to all colleges by the Directorate) and information thus received is entered in a DOS based data management software. The information is compiled at Directorate level is used by the department, state government, central government, MHRD etc for various purposes.