Government Holkar (Model, Autonomous) Science College, Indore (M.P.), INDIA
शासकीय होलकर (आदर्श, स्वशासी) विज्ञान महाविद्यालय, इन्दौर
(NAAC Accredited "" Grade College)
During the course of its journey, the college remained affiliated to Calcutta and Allahabad Universities. At present it is affiliated to Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalya (DAVV), Indore which has recently been accredited as “A” grade university by the NAAC, Bengaluru.The college has also been accredited as “A” grade by NAAC in the year 2016.
In view of the quality of education provided by the college, the Govt. of M.P. recognized this college as a Model college in 1985-86. In the year 1989, the UGC found it fit to be an autonomous college and ever since then the college has been a full-fledged autonomous institution (in both at UG and PG levels). In the session 2001-02, it was also given the status of being a "Center for Excellence" by the Government of Madhya Pradesh
Govt. Holkar Science College is a prominent college of the state of Madhya Pradesh. Students from all over the state and the neighboring areas covet admission to this prestigious co-ed institution. The college is committed to adhere to its original motive of "widening the horizon for the people" by means of imparting them adequate education. The college envisions the all round development of its students as mature and thoughtful human beings and responsible citizens of our country. The mission of the institution is to widen the mental horizon of its students by means of qualitative, value-aided and career-oriented education so that they may cope well with the emerging competitive world of science and the policies. The college campus is surrounded by a boundary wall that covers an area of about 35 acres of lush green land.
The college imparts education in various fields of science both at UG and PG levels. The courses at UG level viz. B.Sc. and BCA run through 6 semesters (three years) while PG courses with CBCS (M.Sc.) run through four semesters (two years). M.Phil. comprises of two semesters (one year). The Ph.D. programs have to be culminated within specified limit as suggested by UGC. All these courses have been duly affiliated to DAVV. The college offers undergraduate (B.Sc.) program with 22 different subject combinations, post graduate (M.Sc.) program in 14 subjects and M.Phil. and Ph.D. in 6 subjects respectively. The college also runs IGNOU study center which offers a number of courses at various levels.
For slow learners the college holds problem solving sessions/remedial classes. The college also arranges free coaching for the aspirants preparing for various competitive examinations. The college has Vivekanand Career Guidance Cell and a Placement Cell which offer career guidance to the students. In order to facilitate the imparting of quality education, the college keeps updating its laboratories and library all the time.
The college has drafted its Research policy, IT policy, Green policy, Policy of Professional EthicsDevelopment,Women Empowerment Policy distinctly. Due emphasis is given to the observance of ethical values and enhancement of professional skills. To deal with ragging on the campus, the college follows the zero tolerance anti-ragging policy of the State Government.
To instill spirit of social service, discipline and patriotism, the college has two separate (Men and Women) units of NSS and three units of NCC. An independent Red Cross Cell is also functional on the campus. Besides these, students are also nominated in various committees where they are exposed to the functioning of the institution, thereby imbibing the qualities of accountability, fearlessness and leadership.
A number of faculty members of Holkar Science College are nominated on the academic, research and examination committees of the DAVV and other universities. The experience thus gained and shared plays a significant role in the mutual development of the institution.