The Higher Education Department in a milestone decision approved new job oriented courses of Biochemistry, Clinical Biochemistry and Information Technology for the Govt. Degree College Sumbal. Accordingly, the college started the courses and the students were enrolled in these courses from the session 2021. This was possible because of the state of the art infrastructure available in college with generous support from the administrative department. The introduction of these courses will go a long way in shaping the carrier of the students in pursuing applied science, research and information technology, thus boosting their employment opportunities. The students of the adjoining areas will gain skill and entrepreneurship know how so that they can have their own start-ups in these fields thus becoming an example for future generations in creating employment opportunities and contributing towards nation building.
To start these courses the college administration approached the Dean Colleges Development Council (DCDC) University of Kashmir for granting affiliation to these subjects. Accordingly, on 12th of August 2021, Dean Colleges along with his team of experts paid visit to the college for the grant of the affiliation to the newly introduced courses. The DCDC along with the panel of experts inspected the newly introduced departments of Biochemistry, Clinical Biochemistry and Information Technology and thoroughly investigated about the infrastructure and other facilities created and required for running the said courses. The team also visited the college library and had a glimpse of the books available for the said departments. The team appreciated the work carried out by the respected Principal and faculty of the college and the experts were fully satisfied for the facilities available in the college for running the said courses. The visiting team was full of praise for the upcoming state of the art conference/ multipurpose block expected to be handed over to the college authorities by the end of this month. The DCDC and the team assured for granting the affiliation to the above mentioned courses as early as possible. Lastly the college Principal thanked DCDC and his team for visiting the college.