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About Us

Goa Vidyaprasarak Mandal, popularly known as GVM, was founded in the year 1911 by visionaries like Dr. Dada Vaidya, Shri Sitaram Kerkar and Shri Vinayak Sarjyotishi when Goa was under Portuguese rule. The founding fathers wanted to impart education rooted in the nation's rich and varied cultural heritage so as to mould a new generation of Goans who had the capabilities and confidence to shoulder responsibilities of nation-building.
There are about 450 members of the teaching and non-teaching staff working in the institutions of the Mandal. There are over 9000 students under the Institutions of the Management

1993 JuneThe College starts with Shree Ashok Jumde as acting Principal
1994 JulyPrincipal Louis Vernal joins
1995 JulyDept. of Extension Services established
1999 JulyRecognised by UGC under 2f
2000 DecRecognised by NCTE
2002 JanIGNOU centre established
2002 AugPermanent Affiliation to Goa University
2002 OctMOU with Intel Corporation's Teach to the future programme
2003 JuneRecognised by UGC under 12b
2005 JulyLaunching of Pre-Primary Certificate Course

Our Track Records B.Ed. Results since inception