Prof.(Dr.).S.K. Magotra, principal Govt. Degree College, Udhampur retired from the active Govt. Services after wrapping the experience of 37 years meritorious and illustrious career as college teacher and academic administrator. Both Teaching and non teaching staff of the college honoured Dr. Magotra in an impressive function organized the college conference hall. President CTA Jammu wing Prof.D.S.Manhas and executive members of the CTA presidium also honoured the retiring principal and congratulated him on the successful completion of his service career. Senior faculty members of the college counted and highlighted his achievements during the service. Dr.Udhey Bhanu HoD Mathematics and Staff Secretary of the college coordinated the proceedings of the farewell function .

Inaugural seminar on ‘Swachh Bharat Fortnight’held at GDC UDHAMPUR:

Udhampur August 02,2018:. NSS units of GDC Udhampur today organized one day seminar on issues of ‘Swachhta’ in the college conference hall today in which Dr.Udhey Bhanu Principal (acting) of the college was the chief guest and Prof.Suresh Kumar Dogra (Former NSS Programme officer of the collge) acted as main speaker .Large no. of students of the college actively participated in the seminar and took ‘Swachhta Shapath’(oath).Prof.Dogra in his address to the students stressed upon the need of cleanliness in and around the college campus to create desired ambience for the effective teaching learning process in the college. Dr. Udhey Bhanu also exhorted upon the students to play their role in spreading awareness among the masses on Bharat Swachhta Abhiyan started under the stewardship of Hon’ble Prime minister of India. Refering to importance of the personal hygiene, Dr. Bhanu said unless and until we are physically fit we cannot exploit maximum of our potential in our march towards our goal of life.Programme concluded with the ‘Swachhta Shapath’(oath). Prof.Samosh Kumar NSS programme officer of the college coordinated and conducted the proceedings of the seminar. Pominent among the others who participated in programme include Prof. Romesh Atri Prof.Kamal Kishore, Prof. Sanjay Kumar, Prof. Pardeep Kumar .


Gandhi Global Family, Honors Principal, GDC Udhampur. 28-07-2018:

Gandhi Global Family Jammu chapter honored Principal of GDC Udhampur Dr. S. K. Magotra by presenting him United Nation connect Pin in the College Conference Hall today. In a very simple function organized by the Gandhi Global Family, Padam Shri. Dr. S.P. Verma and founder of the Gandhi Global Family, Dr. Taran Singh presented the UN Pin to Dr. Magotra. Speaking on the occasion Dr. S.P Verma counted the accomplishment of Dr. Magotra a distinguished Professor of Chemistry and as a College Principal. He also refered to the attributes of a great teacher and father of Dr. Magotra, Lt. Sh. Ram Charan Magotra, Mr. Verma spoke at length on the aims and objective of the Gandhi Global Family and relevance of Gandhian Philosophy of non violence in attaining global peace. Earlier Dr. Magotra in his welcome address expressed his gratitude, to Gandhi Global Family for bestowing this great honor …by presenting UN Connect Pin. He assured the gathering that he is staunch follower of Gandhian principles of non- violence. Prof. Suresh Kumar Dogra, HoD Physics coordinated and conducted the proceedings of the programme. Prominent among those who attended the programme include Dr. Udhey Bhanu, HoD Mathematics, Prof. Romesh Atri, HoD Botany, Prof. Kamal Kishore, Prof. Sanjay Kumar, Prof. Rajesh Kotwal. Prof. Jawaid Sarver and other faculty members.


Students felicitation ceremony held and GDC Udhampur

Students felicitation ceremony held and GDC Udhampur 27-07-2018: GDC Udhampur organized felicitation ceremony to honor the meritorious students in the college conference hall today. Sh. Pawan Kumar Gupta, Hon’ble MLA Udhampur and Sh. O.P Sharma Vidyarathi, IFS, Director, Department of Environment, Ecology, and Remote Sensing, J&K Govt. were the Chief Guest and guest of honour respectively. Program begin with the lighting of ceremonial lamp by the dignitaries followed by the formal welcome speech by the Principal of the College Dr. S.K. Magotra. Expressing great satisfaction on the academic achievement of the students who brought laurels and academic distinctions to the college by dint of their hard work and sincere efforts he also congratulated the staff members who guided the students in their preparation for earning these positions in the University Result speaking on the occasion Sh. Pawan Kumar Gupta congratulated the students, teachers and their parents for such academic excellence while advising the students of 1 st Semester follow the footprints of their seniors to continue with such academic distinctions of the College. Sh. O.P Sharma Vidyarathi while addressing the students said that students should make use of both halves of their brain to become extraordinary by way of developing logical and innovative skills. The position holder students who were felicities on the occasion include Mr. Vikas Verma,(Rs. 5000/-) Science stream, Mr. Rahul Verma(Rs. 3000/-) Ms. Biniti Jasrotia( Rs. 5000/-) Parul Gandral (Rs. 3000/-) Commerce, Bandana Sharma,(Rs. 4000/-). Later dignitaries also inaugurated the museum cum lab of the Zoology Department which is upgraded under the Star College Scheme of DBT and also planted two sapling of Royal Palm in the College “Vatika” to mark the Vanmahautsav-2018.
Prominent among those who attended the programme include Prof. Babu Lal, Dr. Ved Kumar, Prof. Anil Khajuria, Prof. Kamal Kishore, Prof. Samosh Kumar, Dr. Vipul Chalotra
Prof. Suresh Kumar Dogra, HoD Physics conducted the proceeding of the programme and Dr. Udhey Bhanu, HoD Mathematics proposed formal vote of thanks.


NCC Cadets GDC Udhampur perform Nukkad Natak

Udhampur, July 07: the 2 nd J&K Girl Bn. NCC of GDC, Udhampur performed Nukkad Natak today as a part of Swachhta Summer Internship on the theme “Clean India Green India” to create awareness regarding importance of hygiene and cleanliness at Omara, the village adopted by the Girls NCC wing of the College. Prof(Dr). S.K. Magotra, Principal of the College appreciated the efforts of the cadets and said “It is social responsibility which should be adopted by all. This type of work which is done without any personal motives of monetary gains make a respectable rapport of a person in the society”. In addition to this, the cadets conducted several door-to-door visits and organized various other activities with the active participation of the general public. Lt. Kamaldeep Kaur, ANO NCC Girls of the College accompanied the Cadets.


NCC Cadets of GDC Udhampur help the villagers to create Composit Pits Friday, 6 July 2018:

In pursuance of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyaan, the NCC girl cadets of GDC Udhampur led cleanliness campaign in the Omara, village adopted by the college NCC unit. Prof. (Dr.) S.K. Magotra, Principal, GDC Udhampur, said that the campaign is an effort to promote good health and hygiene practices. Accordingly the NCC Cadets have been crusading to sensitize the citizens about safe sanitary practices and Solid Liquid waste management. While doing so is a fun learning methods like street plays, the NCC cadets reached out to the people bringing out a behavioural change in them. The cleanliness drive emphasized on the belief that adoption of hygiene habits will lead to creation of a healthy India. Lt. Kamaldeep Kaur, ANO NCC Girls, GDC Udhampur, accompanied the cadets and appreciated their efforts.