Post Graduate Govt College was established in the year 1959. Post Graduate Government College came into existence to provide affordable and quality education in the field of information technology. We have experienced and well qualified teachers along with well stocked library and well furnished classrooms. We provide sports facilities and hostel services with good security and hygeinic food.
Govt. College, Solan was established on 19th August, 1959 by the Himachal Pradesh Goverment to cater to the needs of higher education of Solan District. Solan town is an important hill station of the State, connected by rail and road. This town is situated almost midway between Kalka and Shimla on the Hindustan-Tibet National Highway No. 22. In the recent past this town has been conferred with the status of "Mushroom City of India."
The college campus is situated on Kalka-Rajgarh Road and is about 2.5 kms. from the city bus stand. The Campus has a serene and scenic location with picturesque Barog Heights affording a splendid view. The ambience and salubrious climate are gift of nature for imparting meaningful education to the student shailing from rural and urban areas of Solan, Shimla, Kinnaur & Lahaul & Spiti Districts. The college has playgrounds for badminton, basketball and vollyball, besides affording facilities for other games and sports to the budding sportspersons of the college. This institution also provides facilities for NCC (Boys & Girls) and NSS Besides, a number of subject societies and clubs exist to give a fillip to the social and literary activities and thereby provide an opportunity to the students to exhibit their talent. A college magazine, "Himanshu" is also published every year. Those students who have a flair for creative writing and journalism, can contribute their articles for publication in this Magazine.
Govt. College Solan is affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University and is running undergraduate classes in Science, Commerce and Arts and Post Graduate classes in English. Accommodation: There are four hostels being managed by the Government Post Graduate College, Solan. Two hostels for boys and two hostels for girls are located at different places of the town.
Number of Students: 1959