Vidarbha Shikshan Prasarak Mandal's
Reaccredited by NAAC with Snow grade CGPA (3.08)
Affiliated to Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati
College code : 301

About College

With Tamso Maa Jyotirgamaya as its guiding principle, the Vidarbha Shikshan Prasarak Mandal, Khamgaon founded the Govindram Seksariya Science College in 1947 with donation given by Late Seth Govindram Seksaria of Indore in order to cultivate the values of modesty, brotherhood, devotion, courage, patriotism, discipline, sacrifice, patience and determination in the youth of the post-independence era. . The late Advocate Raobahadur Anant Sakharam Athalye of Akola was the first president of the VSP Mandal while there were some prominent citizens of Khamgaon among the founder members. The VSP Mandal is registered under B.P.T. Act, 1950 with registration no. F-1 Buldana. The college has its own spacious building with total campus area of 97 acres.

Glimpses from the History of the college :

In 1954, the Faculty of Arts was established. The Faculty of Commerce stared from 1957. Thus, G. S. Science College, Khamgaon evolved into G. S. Science, Arts and Commerce College, Khamgaon. In 1968, two post-graduate courses- M.A. (Economics) and M.Com. started. From the year 2000, we started offering post-graduate courses in English, Hindi and Marathi. These three courses are self-financed. We have also started M.Sc. in Computer Science, Chemistry and Zoology since 2008-09 (on self-financed basis). We have 05 Career Oriented Programmes (COPs), 01 PG Diploma in Taxation and 14 add-on courses.

Facilities and Infrastructure :

  • Library (more than 70,000 books)
  • Botanical Garden.
  • Boys Hostel.
  • Womens Hostel
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Swimming pool.
  • Gymnastics hall.
  • Solar Power Panels for power supply to the campus.
  • Research labs.
  • Laboratories
  • Staff quarters.
  • Post-Office
  • Canteen
  • Playground,
  • N.C.C. & N.S.S. units.
  • Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University (YCMOU) center
Thus this oldest college in the western part of the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra is continuously treading the path of academic excellence.