Govindram Seksaria College of Commerce, Wardha has been the pioneer in Commerce education in Central India. In 1940, it was its first Commerce College, innaugurated at the hands of Sardar Vallabhai Patel. Due to its establishment the Commerce department came into existence in Nagpur (now RTM Nagpur) University. In 1944, it was the first to start the M.Com in this region. In 1945, it was the first to start to teach Commerce in the Hindi medium, an initiative dear to Gandhiji, who innaugurated it on 9th August 1945. The bhoomipooja of the college building was performed by Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri
Brief History of Govindram Seksaria College of Commerce, Wardha
Establishment:- Govindram Seksaria College of Commerce was established at Wardha, on 14th July 1940 under the inspirational guidance of Shri. Jamnalal Bajaj, the founder of Shiksha Mandal.
It is the first Commerce institution affiliated RTM Nagpur University which has the privilege of being inaugurated by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel.
Since its inception, it is ranked as the only educational institution which not only includes National Thinking but also has the credit of receiving the blessing and guidance of great personalities like our Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi and other Dynamic National Leaders. The well known Gandhian thinker Late Acharya Shrimmanarayan was its first principal. In the freedom struggle of 1942, the principal lecturers and students voluntarily participated and contributed wholeheartedly. The college offers education in higher Management Science along with Commerce education. The college has produced quality students who have excelled at National & international level due to the extensive and excellent library facility, wide playground, highly qualified teaching staff and excellent teaching aids.
It carries a tradition of its own and the students who have sought admission to the college consider themselves fortunate to be a part of this college. The college reaffirms its commitment to mould minds, build character, shape careers, and produce responsible and character affluent students. Under the able guidance, the college aspires to reach great heights and face new challenges.