.::Desk of Principal::.

Govt. Shrimant Madhavrao Scindia Post Graduate College, Shivpuri was established in 1961 prior to this it was VTP Degree College established in 1960, which was taken over by Government of Madhya Pradesh and renamed as Govt. Degree College in July 1961. In the beginning it offered only undergraduate Classes in Arts discipline. The science stream was introduced in 1962. Later faculty of Commerce was also introduced. In 1970, the college was shifted to the present building before this it was running in a famous building well-known as ‘Lal College’. After the sad demise of popular Member of Parliament Shri Madhavrao Rao Scindia, the College was dedicated to his benevolent memory and eventually, it was renamed as Govt. Shrimant Madhavrao Scindia Post Graduate College, Shivpuri. The college was affiliated to Vikram University Ujjain till 1964. At present it is affiliated to Jiwaji University Gwalior. Govt. Shrimant Madhavrao Scindia Post Graduate College, Shivpuri is a multy faculty College with. Arts, Commerce and Science. The College offers four undergraduate courses and 13 postgraduate courses. It also offers research facility for Ph.D. in three subjects Economics, Hindi and Political Science. Govt. Shrimant Madhavrao Scindia Post Graduate College, Shivpuri is recognized research center in three subjects Hindi, Political Science and Economics for Ph.D. by Jiwaji University Gwalior.

The college has been awarded ‘Lead College’ status of Shivpuri district by Department of Higher Education, Madhya Pradesh Government Bhopal. This status has given the responsibility of monitoring to all 11 Government colleges and numerous private colleges the college is also nodal college for admission in B.Ed. Colleges of the district. It is the center of Bhoj University Bhopal along with center for distance learning courses as the college is study center of Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) New Delhi. The NCC and NSS Units of the college are doing excellent by defining and enduring sense of social service and discipline among the students. The girl’s wing of NCC is also doing this crucial job very well. Sports facilities in the college is very helpful in developing personality of the students. There is a well equipped Gym in the sports complex. The college has its own huge play ground. Our Institution organizes many co- curricular activities throughout the session which help to all students to be a dynamic and smart citizen.

The campus of the College, with its looming infrastructure is greatly admired. It creates a perfect atmosphere for academic drive. Our campus has a ‘Saraswati Udhyan’ which possesses over flowing serenity, warmth of life, pulse and breathes of youth and full of mesmerizing greenery.

As the Principal of this six decades old Post Graduate College I am focusing expansion and consolidations with the following key thrust areas...........

To create more healthy environment for Teaching Learning and Research.
To make best use of IT infrastructure for Academic and Administrative progress.
To prepare the students for changing needs of Society and for future challenges of 21st century.
To ensure better cooperation between alumni and college administration.
To develop scientific temperament and social responsibility among the students.

I greet the newly admitted students, the college values their trust.

We wish them all the best........

Prof. Mahendra Kumar Jatav
Principal in charge