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GASC

Government Arts & Sports College

Facilities
Jalandhar
Punjab
Accredited By
NA
Established Date
1961
NA
Total Students
Government
Type
NA
Fees Range

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Government Arts & Sports College is situated at Kapurthala Chowk, Jalandhar in Jalandhar.

All Courses

Courses Offered

B.A. in Punjabi
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. in Hindi
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. in Functional English
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. in Economics
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. in Political Science
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A.in History
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. in Public Administration
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Politics / Law / Humanities
B.A. in Geography
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
B.A. in Physical Education
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Physical Education
B.A. in English
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
BCA
  • 3 Years
  • BCA
  • Information Technology - BCA / MCA / Computers

Government Arts & Sports College - GASC

Govt.Arts & Sports College, Jalandhar is an unparalleled & singularly remarkable institution,The Institute has a splendid past, evolving present and a potentially glorious future. The institution has a unique distinction of combinig the academic & sporting traditions to produce young men & women of rare qualities.The college was founded in 1961 as State College of Sports at the initiative of S.Pratap Singh Kairon, the then Chief Minister of Punjab. The objective in setting up this institution was to produce sportsmen who would fly high the Indian tri-colour at the World Olympics and International sports meets and also of giving them regular university education so as to enable them to find respectable placements in society.The only college of its kind in the whole of Asia. The sports persons who were admitted were given free boarding, lodging and education with excellent coaching facilities in various sports. On the academic side they studied arts as well as science subjects from B.A./B.Sc.degree. This system continued till 1977. Admission to science subjects was then discontinued and system of admitting day scholars was introduced along with 140 sports scholars who continued to be given all previous facilities. Due to the change in academic curriculum, the name of the college was changed to Govt.Arts & Sports College, Jalandhar.This institution has produced at least 100 players of national and international repute which includes 5 Arjuna Awardees. Some of the prominent and well known sports personalities are:Mr.Sajjan Singh Cheema,Arjuna Awardee; Mr. Anil Kumar Punj, Arjuna Awardee;Col. Balbir Singh, Olympian& Arjuna Awardee;Late Surjit Singh Olympian,former captain Indian Hockey Team and Arjuna Awardee;Col. Harcharan Singh, Olympian and Arjuna Awardee; Mr. L.S Manda, international athlete; Mr.Jugraj Singh, international athlete; Mr. Sukhwant Singh, international volley ball player.

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Why join Sports College Jalandhar

Facilities

Computers, Laboratory, Playground For Indoor & Outdoor Games, Phone, Library.

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Placement

12 Type Courses Available

  • 11 UG Courses
  • 1 PG Courses

Government Arts & Sports College Placements

NA

Visiting Companies

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Student Placement

Infrastructure

At Government Arts & Sports Collegethe 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,indoor and outdoor games, stocked library, seamless internet connectivity, medical facilities etc.

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