Welcome to Government Girls Degree College No1 Charsadda
charsadda formaly known as "pushkalavati" meaning "The city of Lotus Flower".
charsadda an ancient and historic town in KP province lies 29km from the provincial capital peshawar,besides being highly populated town it consists of two main geographical parts:
Hashtnagar:"Hasht" a persian word meaning "8" "Nagar" means " cities/villages". Hashtnagar consists of Prang Charsadda,Rajjar,Utmanzai,Turangzai,Umarzai,sherpao and Tangi.
Do Aaba: A persian word meaning "two waters" or a place surrounded by water.Do Aaba consists of area situated between two rivers
Sar-i-Daryab(River Kabul) and Khiali(River Swat).
The Three famous rivers flow in charsadda namely:
1. River jindi
charsadda is famous of its khaddar, Leather Chappal,Rajjar Mithai(sweets) and the Asia's largest Graveyard.
Education is the key to prosperity ,progress for any region and keeping this view a Govt Girls Degree College was established in this anccient town of charsadda on 1977 as an intermediate college in the building of Govt. Girls HIgh School charasdda.
Within few years the building was found insuffiecient tp accomudate the locality's students adequately .After shifting to two other rented buildings,finallythe college got its own building in prang in 1987.
The college made rapid progress and was upgraded to degree level for humanities and science groups in july 1997.
The building of the college consists of capacious class rooms,two halls,science labs, and computer lab,Library,dispensary ,administration block ,play ground,cafeteria,day care center ,Girls Hostel and Transport facility.
The college is affiliated with BISE peshawar and SBBW university of peshawar.
Its well qualified teacing staff prepares its students for the FA/F.Sc and BA/B.Sc Examinations.