- ANTI RAGGING COMMITTEE
The Anti Ragging Committee, a statutory body norm for the prevention/action against sexual harassment of women. It looks into the cases of ragging or any other student centered conflicts in the College. It must be mentioned that due to the strong discipline maintained in the College, incidents of ragging of students have not taken place at any level. Preventive measures are also taken by the Committee to preempt unsavory incidents in the College. Members of this Committee are:
Member NameContact Details
Mrs. Satwinder Kaur 9878034602 Mrs.Gurpreet Kaur 9814436711 Mrs.Jagjot Kaur 9872920466 Dr.Jaswinder Kaur 9876498893 Dr.Aradhana 9878311055 Mrs.Harbinder Chahal 9815467679
- ANTI SEXUAL HARASSMENT CELL
With regard to the Supreme Court Judgment and guidelines issued in 1997 to provide for the effective enforcement of the basic human right of gender equality and guarantee against sexual harassment and abuse, more particularly against sexual harassment at work places, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has issued circulars since 1998, to all the universities, advising them to establish a permanent cell and a committee and to develop guidelines to combat sexual harassment, violence against women and ragging at the universities and colleges. It has further advised the universities to be proactive by developing a conducive atmosphere on the campus, where the status of woman is respected and they are treated with. Keeping the above guidelines in view GGSCW has constituted a Committee Against Sexual Harassment .
The Committee consists of members of the faculty, administration, service staff and students’ representatives. The members of the committee for the current academic year are:
Member NameContact Details
Dr. Charanjeet Kaur Sohi(Principal) 9781996284 Mrs.Jagjot Kaur 9872920466 Mrs.Gurpreet Kaur 9814436711 Dr.Jatinder Kaur 9878618314 Dr.Jaswinder Kaur 9876498893 Dr.Savneet Kaur 9876344453 Mrs.Rohini Arora 9855779380 Mr.T.S Cheema 9876608271 Warden 9781992682 2 Student Representatives
- GRIEVANCE REDRESSAL CELL
The College has a Students' Grievance Redressal Cell. (In order to ensure transparency , in admissions and with paramount objective of preventing unfair practices and to provide a mechanism to innocent students for redressal of thier grievances , In exercise of the power conferred under clause 1 of section 23 of the All India Council for Technical education, Act 1987.)The functions of the cell are to look into the complaints lodged by any student, and judge its merit. The Grievance Redressal cell is also empowered to look into matters of harassment.
Anyone with a genuine grievance may approach the department members in person, or in consultation with the officer in-charge Students' Grievance Redressal Cell. In case the person is unwilling to appear in self, Grievances may also be sent through e-mail to the officer in-charge of Students' Grievance Redressal Cell. This cell comprises of the following members:
Member NameContact Details
Mrs. Satwinder Kaur 9878034602 Mrs.Gurpreet Kaur 9814436711 Dr.Jatinder Kaur 9878618314 Dr. Jaslene Dhaliwal 9876288663 Mrs. Harbinder Chahal 9815467679 Dr.Savneet Kaur 9876344453 Mrs.Rohini Arora 9855779380 Dr. Guvinder Singh 9781655401 Mr.T.S Cheema 9876608271 Jaslene Mahal(Student Representative) 8725800574
- COUNSELLING CELL
To provide career as well as psychological counselling to students, the counselling cell of the college plays a significant role. During admissions, the counselling cell offers valuable career guidance to students to help them choose the right subject combinations in conjunction with their aptitude and attitude. The cell also provides psychological counselling to students, addressing any behavioral problems, relationship issues or other psycho-social problems/issues that they might have in their tumultuous college life by Dr. Savneet. Special sessions are held with the students residing in hostels, to facilitate their adjustment and to cater to their special emotional needs. PDP’s (Personality Development Programmes) are frequently held by the Cell to hone the soft skills of the students. To orient students towards facing competitive examinations, the Cell holds regular sessions, thus helping them to tackle stress/pressure situations.
Besides the above, the Counselling Cell offers ready help and guidance to students for any other problem that they might face, thereby smoothening their journey in the college and preparing them for their future lives ahead. This cell comprises of the following members:
Member NameContact Details
Dr. Jaslene Dhaliwal 9876288663 Mrs. Prabhjot Kaur 9815709191 Dr. Jaspreet Kaur 9872888075 Dr. Savneet Kaur 9876344453 Ms. Baljeet Kaur 9988883950
- PLACEMENT CELL
Guru Gobind Singh College for Women has an active Placement Cell that coordinates not only the hiring activities of the students but organizes various developmental activities that help in personality grooming and also gives them platforms to express themselves and enhance their soft skills. An in-house support is provided to the students for their queries and career guidance. The Placement Cell also organizes seminars to keep students abreast of industry trends and career opportunities. Members of this Cell are:
Member NameContact Details
Dr.Jatinder Kaur 9878618314 Ms. Baljeet Kaur 9988883950 Mrs.Rohini Arora 9855779380
During the academic session 2012-13, The Placement Cell holds workshops, seminars, lectures for the students to enhance their skills and aptitudes, fine tune presentation techniques and network and the industry leaders to provide them with the opportunity to find a suitable placement. Col. Mann, Placement Officer, Doaba Group of Colleges visited the college and an interactive session is conducted where he advises the students regarding career guidance and how to appear in interviews. Dishtek provide introductory session on carrier orientation and various future options like master degree information and additional course works for IT and Commerce students. Technical session was organized by IBM regarding various job opportunities in IT sector. An introductory session was conducted on Personality Development and Corporate World grooming by Reliance Company. Several numbers of students attended the event and written test for job placement is going to be conducted on 15th Feb. 2013 and workshops and preparatory classes for the test are going on at college campus after classes. Two students cleared the written exam and got scholarship. Students were Divya Sharma and Sanchita Vij. Placed students are Gurpuneet Kaur M.Sc. (IT) Milagro (Web Developer) Ima Sharma M.Sc. (IT) Tech Mahindra (Associate) Neha Mayor M.Sc. (IT) Mayor Group (Instructor) Poonam M.Sc. (IT) NICT Institute (Regional Marketing Supervisor)
- GURMAT VICHAR SABHA
The Gurmat Vichar Sabha of our college under the venerated guidance of Mrs. Satvinder Kaur, Mrs. Sukhmeen Kaur and Dr. Surinder Kaur endeavours to imbibe ethical, moral and spiritual values in the minds of students and help them to overcome the ills of materialism,selfishness, insensitivity. Being an educational institution, it becomes a matter of paramount importance for a college to provide necessary moral training that could create complete human beings for the society and Gurmat Vichar Sabha of the college serves this responsibility with great devotion. This academic year started with the inaugural function held in the month of July 2013. Shabad Kirtan was recited by the staff members and the students to seek the blessings of the “Guru” to help them throughout the session.
“Sehaj Path” of Sri Guru Granth Sahib Ji was also started on this day which the staff and the students collectively carried on throughout the year. Our students actively participated in the Nagar Kirtan taken out to mark the celebrations of the Prakash Utsav of Guru Nanak Dev Ji.
The birth anniversary of Sri Guru Gobind Singh ji Sahib was celebrated with great joy and religious fervor in the college as 'College Sthapana Divas.' To mark the Platinum Jubilee of the Sikh Educational Society, four city institutions under the aegis of the Sikh Educational Society namely Guru Gobind Singh College for Women, Sri Guru Gobind Singh College, Sri. Guru Gobind Singh College of Pharmacy and Sri. Guru Gobind Singh Collegiate Public School together organized the KirtanDarbar to make this occasion memorable. World renowned Ragi Bhai Baldeep Singh ji. recited Gurbani Kirtan and Singh Sahib Bhai Tarlochan Singh ji, Jathedar Takhat Sri Keshgarh Sahib, Anandpur Sahib enlightened the sangat with the finer aspects of Guru Gobind Singhji's life, the patron saint of the college. Guru Ka Langer was prepared by the students and served to the sangat on a large scale.
- MUSIC SOCIETY
The Music (Instrumental) Department under the accomplished guidance of Lucky Malhotra and Satinder Singh, seeks to provide curricular and co-curricular experiences to students that promote the study and performance of instrumental music. There are challenging performing opportunities for students of the department who enjoy the experience of playingdifferent instruments such as Synthesizer, Banjo, Santoor, Xylophone , Tabla Tarang, Mandolin and Guitar. By performing in various ensembles, they understand the use of arts in their historical, social and cultural contexts.
At the Panjab University Zonal and Inter Zonal Youth Festivals organized this year, our students participated in various musical items and brought laurels to the college
Zonal Youth Festival:
Aradhna — MCom II got the 1st Prize in Percussion(Tabla)
Deepika Sahota — BA III got the 1st Prize in Folk Instrumental (Ghara)
Deepika, Jasleen, Reena, Farah, Gurpreet, Jyoti, Ragini- IIIrd team prize in Indian Orchestra
Inter Zonal Youth Festival:
Deepika Sahota — BA III did us proud by winning IInd prize in Folk Instrumental category at SD College, Hoshiarpur
To boost the spirit of competition and to bring out the dormant talent of our students, A Tatent Search Contest was held in the department.'Swar Sangam' and 'Sangeet Sarita' were organised in the department.
Deepika, Jasleen, Reena, Farah, Gurpreet, Jyoti, Ragini, Sonika, Priya from the department attended a Live Concert of renowned Violinist, Mrs Kala Ramnath, organized by SPICMACAY at MCM DAV College for Women, Chandigarh, on February 1, 2013
Around 20 students of the department attended a Live Performance of eminent artists from Mumbai in 'BASANT UTSAV' held at Panjab University,Chd on February 15,2013
- FINE ARTS SOCIETY
- The Fine Arts Department under the expert guidance of Mrs.Harpreet Kaur(Head), ably assisted by Sonu,
has made commendable contribution towards
cultural as well as academic activities. Apart from Zonal and Inter Zonal Youth Festivals,
students participated in various Inter College and other competitions and won numerous
On september 22, 2012, an educational trip was organized for the students to Virasat-E-Khalsa, Museum, a repository of the rich heritage of Khalsa showcasing the history and culture of the Sikhs, at Anandpur Sahib.
Aditi Garg of BA III got the 1st Prize in the Photography competition Our students also participated in the Inter Youth Festival at SD College, Hoshiarpur held from October 26 to 29, 2012. Divya Gupta (BA-II) was awarded 1st Prize in Poster making competition while Priyanka Devi (BA-I) and Hema (BA-III) won a IInd Prize in collage making competition held at SGGS College, Sector 26, Chandigarh on February 9, 2013. Hema also exhibited her artistic skill and vivid imagination at an event organized by the Panjab University Campus Student Council "VIMARSH-2013", and clinched Illrd Prize in Rangoli competition. In the collage making competition held during Panjab University Rose Festival-2013, our talented twosome, Divya Gupta and Hema, bagged the IInd Prize. They also participated in Mehandi competition and walked away with two prizes, while Divya Gupta won the 1st Prize, Hema bagged the lind Prize. An Exhibition was held on March 5, 2013 which was inaugurated by Dr. S.S. Johal, Chancellor Central University of Punjab, Bathinda.
Celebrating the Youth Day on August 13, 2012, the department organized one day workshop on,' Making the Right Choices,' Mt. Rahul from Infosys talked about the various winning strategies.
Keeping in view the growing problem of eve teasing which is rampant throughout the country, the department in collaboration with Chandigarh police organized a workshop on eve teasing. S. Naunihal Singh, Senior Superintendent of Police, Chandigarh interacted with the students and they were encouraged to dial 100 in o:rder to inform the police about any incident of eve teasing or harassment.Further, a Self-Defence Workshop was also organized by the department for the students to prepare them to face the hooligans who try to misbehave with the girls thinking them to be a weaker sex.
On November 1, 2012 a Seminar on "Role of Police in Women Empowerent" was organized by the Student Welfare Society in collaboration with the Chandigarh Police. All the senior officers of the Police Department, Mr. Alok Kumar DIG, Mr. R.S Ghuman, SSP (Operations), S. Naunihal Singh, SSP and Mr.B.S Chadha, Deputy Superintendent of Police, encouraged the students to be proactive against the atrocities inflicted on women.
Chandigarh Traffic police organized a workshop on 'Road Safety'. The students were educated on the importance of following traffic rules. Retd. Wing Commander Mr. C.S. Grewal highlighted the fact that HURRY is the major cause of road accidents.
Many activities were held during the course of the entire year. The volunteers were
encouraged whole heartedly in all the activities. The activities dealt with the various topics
like HIV, AIDS and Cancer Awareness, Cleanliness, Health, Hygiene, aforestation.
I. Eye donation awareness programme - 03/08/2013
II. Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavna Divas - 20/08/2013
III. NSS state award function - 24/09/2013
IV. Cleanliness Drive - 2-3/10/2013
V. Women Safety Rally - 12/11/2013 by Chandigarh police
VI. AIDSCON 2013 - 29-30/2013
VII. World Aids day - 01/12/2013
A seven day-night special NSS camp was held in the college from 29.12.2013-04.01.2014 under the guidance of worthy college principal Dr.(Mrs.)Charanjeet Kaur Sohi. Around 102 NSS volunteers actively participated in the camp.The NSS volunteers were exhorted to work hard and do selfless community service.During the camp various workshops and interactive talks were held by the trained professionals such as workshops on Personality development & professionalism and Art & handmade craft,Group Dicussions on topics like Role of women in family and corporate and changing scenario of political system in India, General kwowledge Quiz, fun educational games,Self – defence training programme,motivational talks on Enhancement of happiness ,Aids awareness and sensitising NSS volunteers towards their responsibility for the visually impaired and underprivileged section of the society etc.The NSS volunteers visited adopted Balwadi,Babu Dham Colony,sector 26,Chandigarh where they interacted with the tiny-tots and caretakers and provided them self made teaching aids and distributed eatables.They also conducted the survey of balwadi and found many inadequacies, which they brought it to the notice of the councillor of that area. On their request the councillor has agreed that he would do the needful to improve the condition of Balwadi. The NSS volunteers have proposed that they would do follow up to ensure that the requisite facilities are available to the children.The concluding day of the camp was marked by cultural programme.
Upholding the NCC's mission to develop resourceful, responsible and resilient leaders and team players, our NCC unit managed with pride and dedication by teachers-incharge Meenu Sharma, Manpreet Kaur and Parminder Kaur strives hard to instill in the cadets the core values of NCC through weekly military related activities and team building games.
NCC NAVAL WING
The 20 students enrolled in the NCC Naval Wing, participated in various activities throughout the session and won many prizes for the college.Annual training camp was organized from August 7 to 16, 2012 at Panjab University, Chandigarh. 15 cadets from our college participated 1n this camp. Cadet Gurdeep Kaur won gold medal in the Shooting competition in 2nd year category while Cadet Shivani won a gold medal in the Musical Chair competition. College team won 2nd prize in the Dance competition.Two of our cadets participated in the Sailing Expedition camp held at Lathani from August 31,2012 to September 11,2012.Three cadets participated in the ATC Ezihanals held from December 22, 2012 to January 02, 2013.Pre Nau Sainik-I and Pre Nau Sainik-III camps were organized which were attended by two of our cadets.
N.C.C. (Army Wing)
This session 60 cadets were enrolled in the Army wing.Throughout the year, various camps were organized by the NCC Army wing. Annual Training Camp was held during the autumn break at Home Science College, Sector 10, Chandigarh. 45 cadets participated in it. NIC camp was held at Rourkela, Orissa from May 30 to June 12, 2012. Cadets Sumiksha and Divya Gupta attended the camp. NIC II Ropar (Punjab) camp was organized by Army wing in the month of November, 2012. Our cadets Nidhi and Shilpa took part in it. Military Hospital Attachment Camp was held at Chandimandir from January 14 to 25, 2013, which was attended by our cadets Romila Negi, Monika Mahlawat and Ramandeep Kaur.