Govt Post-Graduate College Bilaspur is one of the oldest and amongst the most prestigious colleges of Himachal Pradesh, Established in 1952. It has remained instrumental in providing quality education to the people of the town and adjoining areas. Nestled below the imposing Bandla hills on the left bank of the world famous Gobind Sagar Lake, college campus presents ideal surroundings for scholarly pursuits. Over the past sixty years the college has established a glorious record of academic excellence and has made remarkable achievements in various fields such as sports, cultural & extracurricular activities.
The college is affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University and has been accredited B grade by NAAC. It is a matter of pride that H.P. University has notified this college as one of the five best colleges amongst more than hundred colleges of state affiliated to it. It has the honour to be designated as the ‘Star College in Life Sciences’ by UGC.
The institution provides education in Arts, Science and Commerce & Vocational streams. The Computer Science Department of the college is running Bachelor of computer application (BCA) and Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application (PGDCA) programme under the self financing scheme. The college has also started new courses under the self financing schemes in the form of degree courses in B.Sc. Biotechnology, BBA, BTA which have received an overwhelming response.
The College has well equipped lab in Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Geography and Music departments. It has also established a computer to improve the computer skills of students. It is having a well stocked Library with INFLIBNET facility. Regular activities such as Sport, NCC, NSS and Rovers & Rangers enhance the vibrance of the institution. The college has girls & boys hostels and residential quarters for its teaching and non teaching members.
The college is well equipped with all the facilities to provide an overall integrated development of the students. The college hosts a number of Inter college sports and cultural events to provide variant opportunities to the students to sharpen their talent and skills in different fields. The College has an Environment Club, Energy Club, Cultural activities Club and subject related Societies to celebrate various notified days and events to educate throughout the year. An overall integrated development of the students is the prime objective of this institution.