Rajiv Gandhi Government Degree College, Chaura Maidan (Kotshera) Shimla -04 is one of the premier educational institution in Himachal Pradesh. Far from the madding crowd, the college is ideally situated in the lap of nature surrounded by towering deodars and multicolored rhododendrons. The college was established in 1986, and since then it has grown steadily in infrastructure as well as in student strength, which has now gone above two thousand. It is a co-education college and has complete facilities in Humanities, Science,Commerce,Computer Applications, Journalism & Mass Communication,Tourism and Travel and Fine Arts. The college has a rare distinction in offering subjects such as Tourism and Travel Management and Journalism and Mass Communication to the envy of other institutions in the city.
Free wifi Campus: College is providing free wi-Fi facility to the students and staff.
Library: The college provides Library and Reading Room facility to all its students. The library has a useful collection of books for the academic development of its students and also proposed to start Book Bank facility in the college library in near future to provide quality text books to the needy students. Our college library is also connected to NATIONAL LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SERVICES INFRASTRUCTURE FOR SCHOLARLY CONTENT (N-LIST) jointly run by UGC INFONET Degital Library Consortium, INFLIBNET Center and INDEST-AICTE Consortium, IIT Delhi. This project provides free access to more than 55,000 full e-text books and more than 2000 e-journals to the faculty members and students. Students interested to avail this facility may contact the Librarian.