To develop and empower women through education that fosters knowledge and skills, promotes values of equality, secularism and national integration, moulds character through discipline and rigour and creates an open mind capable of assimilating the best traditions of the East and the West.

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Academic Affiliation : University of Calcutta

  • Empowering Women through Education since 1938

  • 15 Departments and 16 Courses

  • Supporting Infrastructure and Facilities

  • Assimilating the Best Traditions of the East and the West.


Our Motto

येनाहं नामृता स्यां किमहं तेन कुर्य्याम ।

"What shall I do with that which does not give me immortality?"



Gokhale Memorial Girls' College a premier educational institution in Kolkata offers both general and career-oriented education which is a reflection of its moorings in traditional values coupled with a modern approach to both teaching and learning. The institution endeavours to bring about the all-round development of the students by encouraging self-expression to draw out their latent capabilities. The College was initially established as an extension of Gokhale Memorial Girls' School in 1938 by Sarala Ray, popularly known as Mrs. P. K. Ray, a great social reformer and educationist. It gradually emerged as one of the premier educational institutions in India in its own right, imparting quality education to women and making them worthy citizens of a progressive nation. Its 75 year journey from 1938 has seen countless young women performing successfully in different spheres of life. More...

From The Principal's Desk

Atashi Karpha Dr. (Mrs). Atashi Karpha, Principal

Dr. Atashi Karpha

As you venture out into the world of higher education in liberal arts and sciences, let me introduce you to Gokhale Memorial Girls' College, a premier educational institution exclusively for women.

Located in the heart of the Kolkata city, the College offers a stimulating ambience for learning and caters to students from all over the city and its suburbs, irrespective of their socio-economic status. The College is affiliated to the University of Calcutta and aided by the University Grants Commission, New Delhi.

While the college provides a sound holistic education for its students, it continues to instill good moral values in them, empowering them to cope with the challenges of modern society and to become mature and responsible citizens. Since its inception in 1938, Gokhale Memorial Girls' College has forged ahead in the academic sphere with both its teachers and its students remaining true to the guiding motto, "What shall I do with that which does not give me immortality?"  Read more...


News and Events

College Notice

Miscellany 2021


College Magazine
View Miscellany 2021 Online | PDF


Rashtriya Poshan Maah 2021

Observed by the Department of Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics
In collaboration with the Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), GMGC View Events Flyer
View YouTube Events Playlist


Miscellany 2021

The Launch of Miscellany 2021

College Magazine
View Miscellany 2021 Flipbook Online | PDF

Infinite Ray


Infinite Ray

Gokhale Memorial Girls' College Department of English and CMEV  organized a three day event, "Infinite Ray", to pay our homage to Satyajit Ray on his birth centenary year.



Online Orientation Programme

Gokhale Memorial Girls' College will conduct online programme for the first semester students on 1st October, 2021 (Friday) from 11 a.m. onwards. The college orientation programme will be held on Zoom and it will be followed by a departmental orientation meeting on Google Meet from 2 p.m. onwards. Details (id, password/ link) of both the meetings will be sent through sms to the mobile numbers provided by the students.
Candidates are asked to join the meetings at least 15 minutes before the stipulated time of the meetings. View Flyer


Webinar on post-graduation and doctoral opportunities

THE INTERNAL QUALITY ASSURANCE CELL OF GOKHALE MEMORIAL GIRLS' COLLEGE in collaboration with JAMBOREE EDUCATION PVT. LTD. presents a webinar on post- graduation and doctoral opportunities abroad. View Details


Inter College Student E-Poster Competition

Inter College Student E-Poster Competition
Topic : Combating Hidden Hunger

Last Date of Submission : 30 Sep 2021 View Flyer

Infinite Ray

Winners of both Essay and Quiz Competition of 'Infinite Ray'

Winners of both Essay and Quiz Competition of 'Infinite Ray' are asked to collect their trophies from college from 20.9.2021 - 25.09.2021. They must carry their college identity card (or proof of admission in college along with any other photo ID)

Gokhale Memorial Girls' College Department of English and CMEV is going to organize a three day event, "Infinite Ray", to pay our homage to Satyajit Ray on his birth centenary year.

It is an event powered by Gokhale Memorial Girls' College Internal Quality Assurance Cell.

The event will include

  1. an academic webinar on Ray's Cinematic Modernity, "Satyajit o Chalachittra Adhunikata",
  2. an Inter-college Essay Competition, "My Tryst With Satyajit" / "Amar Satyajit", and
  3. an Inter-college quiz competition, "Magajastra".
  4. "Jalsaghar", a digital interface of the stalwarts who have engaged with Ray in multiple ways, will also will also be held on our platform.

The entire event will be covered by our Digital Media Partner ABP Education.

Entries for the essay and the quiz competitions are invited.

View Essay Competition details View Quiz Competition details

Dates: 1st, 2nd and 3rd July, 2021

Stay tuned and be part of our homage to Satyajit and his infinite rays.

For any query contact:

Results : Congratulations to the participants.

Magajastra : Inter-college quiz competition (Final Round)

Teams which have qualified for the final round of Magajastra to be held on 2nd July 2021 are as follows.
View Teams

Online Essay Competition on Satyajit Ray

View Results

One day national level webinar and panel discussion


The Departments of Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics are going to organize jointly a one day national level webinar and panel discussion event on 10th July, 2021 titled "Academic and Professional Opportunities after Graduation in Pure Science" for the students of the above departments. The aim of this program is to make the students aware of the diverse career opportunities and prospects after graduating in various science streams.

All students from the departments of Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics are asked to join in the discussion. The program will be held using Google Meet platform. For detail program schedule, view flyer.


A Two-Day International Webinar


Department of Economics presents:

A Two-Day International Webinar View Flyer
Date : 09-10 July 2021 | Time : 4:00 PM

Registration Link:
(Registration is open till July 7th 2021 Midnight)

World Environment Day 2021

Online classes :

All Class schedules and notices are categorized department-wise. Click here

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159th Birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore

বাংলা বিভাগের রবীন্দ্রজয়ন্তী উদযাপনা ১৪২৭

Coronavirus - Covid 19 Lockdown: Diet And Health

The long lockdown period due to spread of Covid 19, which began on 23rd March 2020, now seems to be endless. Man being a social animal, this is an extremely difficult phase we are going through and are likely to be affected adversely physically as well as mentally. Kindly refer to the video for Tips to Stay Healthy during the Lockdown Period by Smt. Pratyasha Agrawal, Lecturer in department of Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics.

Covid-19-Lockdown-Diet-and-Health-01.mp4 [Video]

View Covid19 - Lockdown Diet and Health [PDF]

Syawam :

Students are requested to follow :

Enrolment is open for the Jul - Dec 2020 semester. Students/Facilities may enroll themselves using the links given below.
Please visit this link to join the courses that faculties/students are interested in.
Full course list: View List

World Environment Day :

This is to notify that the NSS Unit of Gokhale Memorial Girls' College, Kolkata will be observing World Environment Day tomorrow on the 5th of June, 2020 as per custom. As you all know, the super cyclonic storm, Amphan caused the destruction of a huge number of trees in West Bengal last month and, thereby, dealt a severe blow to our ecosystem. Since there cannot be a better way of observing this sacred day than planting trees, we, the members of the NSS committee, GMGC request all faculty members and students to plant (without violating the rule of social distancing) at least one sapling each in their homes/gardens and send pictures of them to either  or 9874146238( WhatsApp)