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Once out of school, it is a big task to get into the right college if you want to pursue graduation. The next three years of your education in college will serve as the framework of further education. Most of the teenagers prefer studying in their home town rather than going to bigger cities. Here is a list of 10 colleges which provides Bachelor of Commerce (B Com) and some other degrees in Ludhiana.

1. Shri Aurobindo College of Commerce and Management

If you are looking for a college majorly focusing on commerce only, then this is the best option. This college was founded in year 2004 by ‘Sri Aurobindo socio Economic and Management Research Institute’. Providing degrees, related to commerce only, this college has been accredited (A) by NAAC. The college provides great exposure to students as inter-college games and quiz contests are a regular feature here. .
Facilities- Value added courses like accounting package, office automation and skill development programme on public speaking, youth leadership camps and sports.

Courses offered– B.Com, BBA
Affiliation– Punjab University, Chandigarh.
Address– Village Jhande, Ludhiana, Punjab 142021
Contact– 01612804226

2. Arya College

The college came into existence in year 1946 after members of Arya Samaj met in 1945 for the purpose of its establishment. A separate college for women was started near DMC Medical College in Civil Lines in 1970. It provides education in different streams like arts, commerce, computer science and home science.
Facilities– computer labs, science labs, separate cricket ground for students, library.
Affiliation– Punjab University, Chandigarh.

Courses offered– B.com, BA, BCA and B.Sc.
Address– Maharishi Dayanand Marg, Civil Lines, Ludhiana, Punjab 141007
Contact– 01612443365

3. SCD Government College

The college was founded in year 1920. It was earlier known as Imperial College and in year 1976, it was named after one of its alumni Satish Chander Dhawan who became a renowned space scientist. The college has contributed to a great extent in the academic growth of the region. The college has hosted youth festivals many times.
The speciality of the college is that it has two sessions: the morning session and the evening session. There are different courses provided by the college in the field of commerce, fine arts and science.
Facilities– Two different time sessions of the college, computer labs, sports grounds, smart class rooms.
Affiliation – Punjab University, Chandigarh.

Courses offered– B.Com, BA, BCA, BBA, M.com, MA, B.Sc. Medical, B.Sc. Non-medical
Address– Near Rose Garden, Civil Lines, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
Contact– 01612444988

4. GGN Khalsa College

This college was founded in year 1917 as Guru Nanak Khalsa College and was renamed in 1953 as Gujranwala Guru Nanak Khalsa College. It has become one of the top ranking institutes in the city. This college is a good option if you are looking for a college in the heart of the city as it is very near to the railway station and the bus stand. The college offers different courses related to the field of commerce, science, arts and computer applications of under graduation and post-graduation.
Facilities– Library, hostel facilities, computer labs, wi- fi campus, gymnasium.
Affiliation– Punjab University, Chandigarh.

Courses offered– B.com, BCA, BA, B.Sc., MA, M.Com, MCA
Address– Civil Lines, Ludhiana, Punjab 160035
Contact– 01612460401

5. Master Tara Singh Memorial College

This college was established in year 1968 and was the first women college of the town. It was founded in the memory of the great educationist Master Tara Singh who had a great mission of educating women. Other than commerce and management, the college has different departments like computer applications, home science, economics and fine arts. Also, the college has bagged many awards in the field of arts in the cultural youth festival.
Facilities– NSS, NCC, Sports facilities, library, various add on courses.
Affiliation– Punjab University, Chandigarh.

Courses offered– MBA, BA, BCA, MA, B.Com and M.Com
Address– Sabzi Mandi Road, adjoining Municipal Corporation, Mata Rani Chowk, Ludhiana, Punjab 141008
Contact– 01612740380

6. Shri Atam Vallabh Jain College

This college was founded in year 2010 which has grown into one of the well-known college of the city. It was founded by Sri Atma Nand Jain School Committee which has been working in the field of education since year 1934. The college spread in an area of 6.38 acres provides good academic ambience to the students.
Facilities– computer labs, library, different guest lectures and various camps regarding social awareness, NSS camps, industrial visits.
Affiliation– Punjab University, Chandigarh.

Courses offered– B.Com, BBA, M.Com
Address– Jalandhar GT Road, near Malhotra Resorts, Hussainpura, Ludhiana, Punjab 141005
Contact– 01612801923

7. Government College for Girls

This government college was founded in year 1943 by Miss Suda Sen during British rule in India. The college is at present one of the best college in the city providing degrees in different fields and some add-on courses. The quality of this institute is that apart from the degrees, the college also provides diplomas.
Facilities– Diploma on Journalism and computer based accounting, career and placement cell, red cross unit, NSS, NCC.
Affiliation– Punjab University, Chandigarh.

Courses offered– B.Com, BBA, BCA, BA, B.Sc. (Medical & Non-Medical), MA, M.Com, M.Sc. (IT)
Add on courses- Journalism; computer based Accounting
Address– Ferozepur Road,Near Bharat Nagar Chowk, Ludhiana, Punjab 141001
Contact– 01612449650

8. Kamla Lohtia Sanatan Dharam College

This college was founded by the Sanatan Dharam Sabha. This institute was earlier accredited (B++) by NAAC, Bengaluru. The institute has grown into a multi-facility campus providing more than 16 different courses. The college provides a vialbe platform for students interested in sports and physical training.
Facilities– Career counselling and placement cell, IAS coaching, sports like football, volleyball, cricket, table tennis.
Affiliation- Punjab University, Chandigarh.

Courses offered– B.Com, BBA, BCA, BA, M.Com, MA, MEFB (Master of Commerce Entrepreneurship and Family Business), M.Sc. (IT)
Address– Daresi Road, Post office, Subhash Nagar, Ludhiana, Punjab 141008
Contact– 09876948001

9. SDP College for Women

 This college was founded in year 1968 and is one of the finest colleges in the city for women. The institute has been accredited (A) by NAAC and has different departments like Physical Education, Political Science, Commerce, Fine Arts, Economics and Sanskrit.
Facilities– gymnasium, indoor games, Cosmetology lab, computer lab, smart classes, language lab, hostel, indoor stadium.
Courses offered– B.Com, BA, BBA, BCA, M.Com, M.Sc. (Mathematics), MA
Affiliation– Punjab University, Chandigarh.
Address– Dhai Marla Colony, Behind Chand Cinema near Shivpuri, Jain Nagar, Ludhiana, Punjab 141008
Contact– 01612743992

10. PCTE Group of Institutes

The institute was founded in year 1999 by Dr Kawal Nain Singh Kang. Since then, PCTE has expanded to Commerce, Pharmacy, Biotechnology, Medical Lab Sciences, Airlines, Tourism, Hotel Management, Fashion Designing, Journalism and Mass Communication and Agriculture.
Facilities– Hostel facilities for international students, lush green lawns, gymnasium, library, computer labs, bus service, industrial visits, training and placement cell.
Affiliation– Punjab Technical University.
Courses offered– MBA, MBA-IB, MCA, M Pharmacy, BBA, BCA, BHMCT, B. Pharmacy, B.Sc. (Biotech), B.Sc. (MLS), B.Com (Professional), B.Sc. Fashion Designing, BTTM, BJMC, B.Sc. (agriculture)
Address– Village Jhande, VPO Baddowal, Ludhiana, Punjab 142021
Contact– 0161288500/600

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