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SCDGC Ludhiana

Satish Chander Dhawan Government College

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Satish Chander Dhawan Government College is situated at SCD GOVERNMENT COLLEGE,LUDHIANA. Civil Lines, Ludhiana in Ludhiana.

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

Satish Chander Dhawan Government College - SCDGC Ludhiana - SCDGC

Originally known as Imperial College, Ludhiana later known as Govt College for Boys and presently known as S.C.D Government College, Ludhiana, named after Satish Chander Dhawan - a renowned Space Scientist, who migrated to the USA, and had a long and illustrious career at MIT, Massachusetts. Other famous alumni include the well-loved poet Sahir Ludhianvi, the economist M S Gill, union HRD minister Kapil Sibbal, the retired police chief KPS Gill, film-director David Dhawan and many more personalities who made their mark in different fields like sports, administration, civil services, defence, industry, police etc.Ludhiana is located in the center of Punjab in the Malwa region on the southern bank of the Satluj. Its latitudinal and longitudinal extent are 300-34 and 310-1 North and 750-36 and 760-9 east. Ludhiana is almost a flat plain and slopes towards the south- west. Its altitude ranges between 300 m in the east to 220 m in the west. It is spread over an area of 159.77 sq. m. At present the total population of Ludhiana is 30,32,831. The mean summer temperature is 32.50 and the mean winter temperature is 14.10C. The annual average rainfall is 68 cm.This college came into its existence in year 1920 upon the recommendation of Presidency of Calcutta to cater to the needs of both urban and rural student's community of the region. It started with F.A. degree in the year 1920, followed by F.Sc. and later degree courses in Arts and Sciences were introduced in the year 1932. The college started the post graduate courses in languages and thereafter in Economics, Geography, Mathematics and M.Com in the year 1952. Now, it has introduced courses like B.C.A., P.G.D.C.A., M.Sc-IT, B.B.A. and M.Com (Business Innovation). The college aspires to start diploma courses in Hospitality and Tourism along with Community College.This college is committed to the development of holistic persons who have risen to the top positions in the country in different fields such as Administration, Judiciary, Sports, Politics, Research, Defence Services and the like.

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Why join SCD Govt College Ludhiana


Air conditioned lecture halls with AV aids & state-of-the-art facilities.



16 Type Courses Available

  • 6 UG Courses
  • 9 PG Courses
  • 1 Diploma Courses

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At Satish Chander Dhawan Government College the students are endowed with modern infra and convenient amenities that make their life 'go easy' in college hours, alongside make learning more interesting. Some of the facilities include well ventilated classrooms, recreational areas, hostel facility for boys and girls, indoor and outdoor games, stocked library, seamless internet connectivity, medical facilities etc.


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