Government college for women, Bhagwati Nagar affiliated to University of Jammu was established in 2019 by higher education department, Government of J&K under the patronage of Jenab Talat Parvez Rohella, Commissioner Secretary, Higher Education department.
GCW Bhagwati Nagar is the only women’s college in Jammu city, affiliated to Jammu University. Hence, the college aims to become Multidisciplinary and offer plethora of courses to cater to the needs of women folk of the area. The college spreads over 33 kanals of land. The main building of the college is under construction at Gole Gujral near DRDO Hospital. Before that the college was housed in the rooms of Girls Higher Secondary School Bakshi Nagar, Jammu. In the beginning only Bachelor of Commerce stream was offered to the students. The college at present imparts instructions in streams Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce.