Gopichand Arya Mahila College
Hanumangarh Road, Abohar
Gopichand Arya Mahila College - GCAM Abohar comes under the affiliation of Panjab University, Chandigarh.
Gopichand Arya Mahila College is dedicated to Late Seth Gopichand Ahuja, a rich landlord of Abohar who was the great admirer of “Swami Dayanand Saraswati” and his teachings. The College was started with the help of Rs. 2.5 Lac, donated by 'Seth Gopichand Ahuja Charitable trust' in May 1972.
In short span of time Gopichand Arya Mahila College has become one of the prominent girl colleges in Punjab which has an aim to promote higher education among women to uplift their social value in society. It is also the first college in Abohar that started the study of M.A. English.
Gopichand Arya Mahila College - GCAM Abohar was started with a motto to lighten and brighten the path of women to make them competent and aware in this male dominant society. The College always believes in making the students well disciplined who can follow proper decorum in and outside the campus. Located at Hanumangarh road of the Abhor, Gopichand Arya Mahila College has spacious library that houses a number of books, magazines and journals. The campus has homely hostel facility for 150 students. Its canteen always serves delicious healthy food.
The College also provides medical facilities for the students. The college also provides a unique facility of “music lab” for the students who love music. Besides this, College has fully equipped home science lab. Gopichand Arya Mahila College also occupies a commodious auditorium with all modern facilities which are used for many events and college functions. Apart from this, Gopichand Arya Mahila College also organizes many sports competitions like judo, badminton, archery and swimming to make the students fit both mentally and physically.
Gopichand Arya Mahila College offers many undergraduate and post-Graduate courses such as Master of Arts in Economics,Master of Arts in English,Bachelor of Commerce,Bachelor of Arts and Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application,Bachelor of Computer Application and Bachelor of Commerce.