Government Degree College for Women - the only Women’s College in district Anantnag is situated at a prime location in Anantnag town.
Being the policy of Government towards Human Resource Development and Women Empowerment, it was in March 1979 that Government Degree College for Women Anantnag came into existence as a sister College to Government Degree College for Boys Anantnag.
Education is necessary for every nation. The aim and purpose of this institution is not only to give sound education to female folk but also to inculcate in them good morals so that tomorrow besides being professionals they shall be better citizens. Despite limitations, education provided to the students in the college aims at making them to recognize their personality and importance in the society.