About Us

Government Degree College Syalde (Almora) established on 11th October 1979 with 12 students. It is running effectively for more than three decades as a prestigious academic institution in the remote area and economically unfortunate. The college (29° 49' 38” N latitude & 79° 11' 36" E longitudes and 974 meters elevation) is situated at about 130 away from district HQ Almora and 120 km. from railway line at Ramnagar. The college includes 546 students with a 383 girls (70.14%) and 163 boys (29.86%) in academic session 2013-2014, which represent the Syalde block in Kumaun and Thailisain block in Garhwal region. The college is nurturing the talents of students and providing opportunities for all round development according the needs of hour.

Profile of College: At a glance


Govt. Degree College, Syalde, Phone No. (05966) 247591


Post Office-Syalde, District- Almora (Uttarakhand)  Pin -263661


Dr  C. S. Mehta, csmehta1953@gmail.com, mobile: 09456780661

UGC Coordinator

Dr. G. S. Satyal, satyal_gs@yahoo.com, mobile: 09410184248




Kumaun University, Nainital (Uttarakhand)

Date of establishment

11 October,  1979

UGC recognition Under Section 2 (f) &12 (B)

06 October, 1993

NAAC accreditation Certificate

EC/51/A4A/15 dated 31.12.2009


Arts: English, Hindi, Geography, Economic, Sociology and Political Science in UG and Hindi & Economic in PG
Science: Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Mathematics and physics

Teaching Staff


Non- Teaching Staff


Total Students


Campus area in sq. mts.

13.46  Acres


Library, Computers, Internet, Xerox and News papers