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To empower the youth; promote excellence in all our endeavours; and develop service-minded citizens of the country.


Knowledge and Virtue for peace and progress.

Value Framework

Contributing to State and National development Fostering global competencies among our students inculcating a value system in them. Promoting the use of technologies. Quest for excellence.


Sant Sohirobanath Ambiye, Government College of Arts and Commerce, Virnoda, Pernem, Goa was established in the academic year 1993-94. The College is housed in a state-of-the-art building situated alonside NH-66 and nestled amidst pristine, greenery under a canopy of clear blue sky. With the excellent results it has achieved over the years, with hundreds of graduates placed in life, one can say that the College and the Taluka as a whole is on the highway to knowledge and success.

The new infrastructure is expected to provide a further boost to make this College a pride of the people of Pernem Taluka. The College is managed by the Government of Goa and offers degree courses leading to B.A., B.Com., M.Com., and M.A. (Marathi). The College also has a research centre in Commerce offering Ph.D. degree in the subject of Commerce. The College is permanently affiliated to the Goa University and recognized by the University Grants Commission (U.G.C.), New Delhi, under Sections 2 (f) and 12 (B) of the UGC Act of 1956. The College is accredited by NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council) with a CGPA of 2.74 out of 4.00 in 2015.

Principal's Desk

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Prof.(Dr.) Filipe Rodrigues e Melo

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to our college website. There is a saying that -Perfection is not attainable but if we chase perfection, we can achieve excellence. I strongly believe in this as our students have been able to achieve their goals with the support of our faculties. The college came into existence in the academic year 1993-94... as an initiative of Government of Goa with a few students, a few faculty members and two courses namely Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) and Bachelor of Arts (B.A.). Since then it has made big strides. In addition to the undergraduate courses, the college has two post graduate courses namely M.Com and M.A. (Marathi) and a Research Centre in Commerce leading to the award of Ph.D. in Commerce, IGNOU courses - M.Com, M.A. (Hindi), M.A. (Economics) and B.Com is being introduced from academic year 2020-21. The college has a Language laboratory and a Commerce and Economic laboratory both of them well equipped. Besides, the college has a digital interactive touch board in fourteen classrooms, digital podiums, Wi-Fi campus, an air conditioned multi-purpose hall, a seminar hall, a conference hall, computerized library, fully equipped gymnasium and gardens wherein fruits and medical plants are being planted. The college has the privilege of having a healthy, harmonious ambience and such values which has played a pivotal role in shaping the future of innumerable students. Our mission is to empower the youth, promote excellence and develop services minded citizens of the country. I hope that you will enjoy browsing the website, which will provide all the information about our institution.

Ph.D. Commerce

14 Research Guides & 52 Research Scholars have registered.