College of Science, Palanpur, affiliated to the Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University, is a grant-in-aid college and was established in the year 1965 offering courses in Chemistry and Physics; later Botany and Mathematics courses were added in the self-financed stream. The college has also been offering a Post Graduate degree in Chemistry since 1996. The college has been awarded Grade A by the NAAC in the year 2014. This is the only college in the Banaskantha district which has been awarded Grade A by the NAAC. Every year, the college enrolls students from the farthest areas, even those coming from a distance of 110 kms from Palanpur. At present, the total student strength of the college is 1029.
The College of Commerce, Palanpur, affiliated with Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University, is a grant-in-aid college and was established in the year 1979. The college was renamed C. L. Parikh College of Commerce in 1984. It offers a three-year degree course for Bachelor of Commerce degree and has also been running a Post Graduate centre in Cost Accountancy since 2002.Read More