LOCATION AND HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE/REGIONAL IMPORTANCE OF THE INSTITUTION
Established in 1950 GPGCW is spread over an area of 160 kanals and has been serving as a beacon of light since generations. The campus houses over 4000 students, enrolled in intermediate, degree and post graduate classes. We offer MS in English Literature, master’s degree in 6 disciplines along with FYDP of BS. Hons in 14 disciplines. GPGCW is among 26 colleges of Punjab where BS Hon classes were started in 2010 and since then it has been quoted as the institution where this program is being run most successfully. In the year 2013, the pass percentage of intermediate Arts and science was 92.5%, and in all the 14 disciplines of BS. Hon it was 100% with 87 students earning A+ in fall 2013 and 84 students with A+ in spring 2013.Similarly Masters programme in Psychology, Physics, Mathematics, Fine Arts, English and Pol.Science shows 100% results. The teaching faculty comprises 169 highly qualified and competent teachers. Many of them are committed to upgrade qualification by pursuing M.Phil and Phd programs. Professional training courses, workshops, seminars and lectures by prominent scholars are arranged on regular basis to keep our faculty in touch with shifting trends in teaching methodology and advance research in different subjects. Their energies are focused to ensure high quality teaching and to groom their students into finest of intellectuals and productive and conscientious human beings.