Panjab University, Chandigarh

College Development Council

About DCDC

The office of the Dean College Development Council (DCDC) acts as an intermediary between the university and its Affiliated Colleges. It plans for the integrated development of the Affiliated Colleges and provides them with the required necessary help and guidance. The College Development Council (CDC) comprises of about 40 members and they meet at least once in a year. A standing committee is also constituted which meets at least three times in a year. Besides, the Principal’s conference (Chaired by the Vice Chancellor) is organized at least twice a year to discuss various academic and administrative issues relating to the affiliated colleges.

The office of the DCDC deals with the matters related to Affiliations and Approvals of the opening of new colleges or new courses. Fresh appointments of the faculty in the Affiliated Colleges are also made through this office. The applications of those students who seek late admission in the affiliated colleges are forwarded to the Vice Chancellor’s office for approval through this office. The procedure and proformas regarding Affiliations, Approvals, Appointments and Late Admissions have been put on this web-site so that the Affiliated Colleges may download these whenever there is a requirement of these.

The office of the DCDC provides some scholarships to the deserving students every year. The office also provides financial support to the colleges to organize seminars / conferences / workshops / symposiums etc. The teachers of the affiliated colleges who wish to participate in a seminars / conferences / workshops / symposiums etc. in India or in abroad get travel grant from this office.