Veer Sahid Kesharichand Govt. P.G. College, Dakpat
Govt. Degree College Dakpathar(Vikasnagar) Dehradun was established in November 1993. Initially college was run as a single faculty college. Admission started in the session 1994-95 in B.Com I year under faculty of commerce with a modest strength of 55 students. B.Sc classes under faculty of science and B.A classes under faculty of Arts was started from the session 2001-02 and further M.Com class at Post Graduation level under the faculty of commerce has also begun from the session 2004-05. Thus within a decade the college has established itself as a premiere institution of higher learning .
Strength of students has increased enormously in the last couple of years. At present around 1500 students are studying in the regular coursers. In term of students strength this is the largest Govt. Degree College in whole of the Uttarakhand State.The college has a great potential for future growth with the completion of new building in a picturesque campus covering 18 acres of land at Dakpathar. The college is poised to undertake new projects and employment oriented courses.
The Govt. Degree College, Dakpathar is catering to the needs of higher education of the Pachwa Doon and Jaunsar Bawar tribal area of Distt. Dehradun and fullfill the aspirations of higher learning of the youth.
Catchment Area of College:-
The college caters to the need of students coming from Pachwa Doon tribal area of Jaunsar Bawar region of district Dehradun and also Jaunpur region (backward area of District Tehri) and adjoining states of Himanchal Pradesh and Uttarpradesh.This diversified social-cultural background and students makes this one of the learning in the state of Uttarakhand.
Address: Govt. Degree College, Dakpathar, Uttarakhand-248125