Welcome to SDM Govt PG College
Constituted in the year 2001, Shaheed Durga Mall Government Post-Graduate College, Doiwala, Dehradun is a government institution of higher education that caters to the need of the students residing in the foothills of Garhwal region. Situated near the state capital of Uttarakhand, Dehradun that is habited by a wide and varied populace, the institution is an important center of learning offering accessible education to the students belonging especially to the economically weaker section of society. The college plays a major role in educating, enabling and empowering 75% of women population of the area pursuing higher studies. In the beginning, the College was run in Primary School, Lachchhiwala, Doiwala. At present, this college is situated near Saung River Bridge in Bhaniyawala, approx. 20 kms away from Dehradun. Initially, the college started with eight subjects who included Hindi, English, Economics, Sociology, Political Science, History, Psychology, and Geography. Later on, in 2010, subjects like Home Science, Sanskrit, and Drawing were also included at graduation level. The college has a lush green campus, well-furnished labs and a rich library. The college has highly qualified and dedicated faculty and disciplined students. Commerce and Science classes began at graduation level in 2010-2011. And since 2011-12, post-graduate classes commenced in Hindi, English, Political Science, Economics, and Geography in Arts Stream. From session 2015-16, post-graduate classes in the subjects, like, Sociology and History have also begun. The college has started providing classes in Defence Studies at graduation level from 2015-16. Vide government order number 2268(1)XXIV(7)23(dec.)/2011 dated 22nd December, 2011, the name of the college was changed from Government Degree College to Shaheed Durga Mall Government PG College, Doiwala on the name of famous freedom fighter, martyr Shri Durga Mall.
Aspire to develop as an institution achieving national higher education goals through intellectual development of students hailing from rural areas by providing quality education through basic and modern teaching –learning methods at par with global standards.
Shaheed Durga Mall Government Post Graduate College consists of science, commerce and arts faculties who strive to accomplish the mission of the college with great zeal.
The mission of the college is as follows:
Providing adequate opportunities for higher education to the students of rural and economically weaker sections irrespective of their religion, race, cast and gender.
- Encouraging interdisciplinary educational activities.
- Developing teaching, learning and research aptitude in the students.
- Developing the infrastructure in accordance to meet the educational requirements of the students.
- Ensuring the availability of opportunities for holistic personality development of the students.
- Encouraging students to develop leadership qualities and efficient management skills by engaging students in various decision making processes.
- Stimulating awareness regarding sensitivity towards environment & gender benefits of energy saving, linkage between man-environment and women empowerment