Government Arts & Science College, Kozhikode, is one of the well-known colleges in Kerala established in 1964. It is the only first grade college in Kozhikode district in the public sector. The college is affiliated to the University of Calicut and has been rendering commendable service by providing quality education to the weaker sections of the society within and neighbouring districts. College provides equal opportunity in admission to all sections of the students. The College now offers 12 undergraduate courses, 7 post graduate courses and PhD programs in Malayalam,Hindi, Physics and Statistics. At present there are 99 faculty members and 44 Administrative/Technical staff. Around 1800 students are studying in this college.
The college maintains an atmosphere conducive to the development of curricular as well as co-curricular activates. NCC wings for boys and girls, two NSS units, Nature Club, Career Guidance and Placement Centre, Grievance Redressal Forum, Parent-Teacher Association, Alumni Association, Kazcha Film Club, Cricket Club etc. add colour to the campus. The College has a General Library and each Department has their own Libraries. The total volume comes around 70,000.
The College has a Computer Lab and Internet Kiosk to provide computational and surfing facilities to the the students and teachers. The Herbarium Garden and Botanical Garden are added attractions. Ladies’ Haven provides basic amenities for girls students. A canteen with food at a subsidized rate caters the needs of the students and staff members. The Post Office, Canteen, Continuing Education sub centre and Co-operative Store are functioning inside the campus are useful to the students as well as to the public.
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