About Us

Brief history of the college

Government Arts College, Maninagar, Ahmedabad has been established by government of Gujarat in June 2007.  Eastern area of Maninagar is economically weaker so, the visionary chief minister of Gujarat Shree Narendra Modi has decided to uplift education standard of this area. He performed bhoomipujan ceremony along with education minister Smt. Anandiben Patel and dedicated upcoming educational campus to the legendary scholar of Gujarat Padmashree Keshavram. K. Shastri. On 19th June, 2008, chief minister Shree Narendra Modi, along with ministers of the state, Vice chancellors of the different universities and scholars from various fields   inaugurated Padmashree Keshavram. K. Shastri educational campus with pomp and glory. New building has all the modern facilities. Along with Arts College other six colleges have been started in same grand educational campus.

Government Arts College has offered six under graduate subjects. Subject like Indology – Indian Culture has been introduced first time by Gujarat University to study Indian heritage with different perspective. Diploma courses like temple management and astrology run by Shree Somnath Sanskrit University have been introduced in our college. A museum named “Smrutikaksha” also inaugurated in the year 2011 by chief minister shree Narendra Modi, along with other ministers of the state, vice chancellors of the different universities and scholars from various fields in the memory of renowned scholar Padmashree Shree Keshavram. K. Shastri. Museum exhibits his all valuable medals, prizes, trophies, certificates, felicitations, gifts and books have been donated by his family members to the college for future generation to know his contribution towards society.

Along with academic activities, girls NCC wing, Sports and many extracurricular activities have been introduced in the college and students have been performing well in each activity. Gujarat University youth festivals, different activities under Saptadhara, literary seminars, Udisha job fairs and much more activities have been organized by our college for bright career and over all progress. Within short time, government Arts College has achieved credit and prestige.


 To provide quality education to the students to face challenges and to Develop the latest trends in teaching learning activity.  To cater the needs of the environment and ethical values in the mind of students to become good citizen and entrepreneurs.  To make proficient and excel in every field and to Develop moral values in behavior.


 To develop value base quality in the life such as good moral conduct, humanitarian approach, discipline, reverence for nation.

 The mission of the college is to provide value based education and to bring out the hidden potentials of the students to equip them to approach life with optimism.

 To encourage curiosity and commitment in thinking and action.

 To boost interest in academic activities along with individual personality development.


 To provide good facilities and infrastructures in education and learning.

 To enhance the research awareness by conducting events like state, national and international seminars, conferences, workshops on research methodology.

 To create self confidence in the students by offering them ample scope for active participation in various activities.

 The Institute applies various strategies so that the students and society can get benefit of the College.

 College aims at providing higher education to the economically weaker students coming from eastern area of Ahmadabad.

 The College continuously tries to implement various technologies.



 We foster a learning environment that promotes responsible, principled behavior which respects the dignity of all members of the community.


 We conduct all activities in an ethical manner and commit to the practices that are fair, honest and objective in dealing with students, faculty members and staff.

Student Service

 We strive to ensure that curriculum delivery, and support services respond to enquiries, request and concerns in an appropriate and timely manner.


 We provide educational programs that lead to the acquisition of knowledge and skills necessary to achieve information, literacy, career advancement, personal enrichment, leadership and service to the community.


 We are dedicated to meet the needs of the students we serve. We strive to develop and pursue higher standard, promote continuous improvement, anticipate needs and respond accordingly. We seek to encourage creativity, innovation, and risk-taking capability to cope up with the challenging situations. We continuous try to meet student expectation  and  encourage them in decision-making at the level of implementation. We are committed to encourage interdepartmental collaboration for cooperative environment.


 We assume and demonstrate responsibility for our actions. We take the responsibility for student’s personal growth and development. We continuously evaluate and improve our system. We establish and communicate clearly defined and articulated goals and objectives and add values to the institution through our work.

Focus On Students

Our primary mission is not only to educate students in their chosen disciplines but also to inspire them to become innovators, leaders and positive contributors to society.


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Government Arts College, Maninagar.

Government Arts College

Shri K.K.Shastri Educational Campus

Khokhra Road, Maninagar(East),


Phone: 079-22932516



Principal –  Dr. Yogesh Yadav



15th  June 2007

Government of Gujarat

Gujarat University

Gujarat University