An Orientation Programme for the freshers was organized in Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Sector-11, Chandigarh on 26-7-2019. The aim of this programme was to familiarize the students with the college environment. Welcoming the students Prof. Anita Kaushal, Principal of the college highlighted the glorious achievements of the college in the academic as well as extra-curricular fields. The college has been accredited ‘A’ with 3.52 CGPA by NAAC, the college ranked 6th in Swachhta Ranking of Government of India among government institutions, and won the First Prize as the Best Maintained Campus in the Rose Festival. Dr. Kaushal motivated the students to give their best and bring laurels to the institution. Mr. Kanwar Iqbal, Dean, and Dr. Anita Khosla, Vice-Principal of the college, were also present on the occasion.
The students were guided about the various provisions and rules for subject change, fee concession, bus-pass, library facilities, NSS, NCC, scholarships, and various Do’s and Don’ts to be observed in the college. They were also informed about the lecture requirement of 75% in all the subjects, and the significance of Mid-semester Examination. The students were also briefed about various societies of the college which organize community-centric and sensitization activities. These societies have been constituted in diverse areas like Traffic Awareness and Road Safety, Preservation and Protection of Heritage, AIDS Awareness, Community Hygiene and Sanitation, Drug De-addiction, Gender Equity, Best from Waste and Environment Awareness Society. The objective is to facilitate the all-round development of the students by involving them in on-campus and off-campus activities. Students were also introduced with the incharges of college-committees and apprised of the room numbers where they will be available.