Govt. College of Teacher Education, Dharamshala was established by the Government of Himachal Pradesh to meet the ever-growing demand of trained teachers is catering to the educational needs of Pre-service and In-service teachers. In 1993, Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD), New Delhi, upgraded this Government College of Education to Govt. College of Teacher Education.

The vision of the college is to create a teaching, learning environment conducive to the pursuit of higher knowledge, relevant skills and experience. The mission of the college is to develop the personalities of existing and future teachers through intellectual, social, emotional, physical and spiritual development for laying the foundation for character building and lifetime learning.

Facts and figures of Govt College of Teacher Education, Dharamsala:

Establishment Year


Campus Area

04 acres


Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla


University Grants Commission (UGC)


National Council For Teacher Education (N.C.T.E)

Accredited by NAAC

“B” Grade



Number of Books




Number of Computer Terminals


How to Reach

18 Kms from the Kangra Railway Station


Why to Join Govt College of Teacher Education, Dharamsala:

Scholarships for eligible candidates: The college offers various scholarships like SC/ST Scholarships, IRDP Scholarship, Merit Scholarship, District Soldiers Board Scholarship, Guru Hari Krishan Society Scholarship to the eligible candidates.

Excellent Faculy: The college has a well organized team of faculty members, highly qualified with a track record of achievements; eminent contributions in their fields.