Government EVPG College is a co-educational post graduate institute affiliated to Atal Bihari Vajpayee Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur C.G. The college was established in 1981 to fulfill the Vision of imparting quality and job-oriented education with moral ethics and discipline to the students of the tribal area. Since then the college has been committed to achieving this goal by catering to the needs of this industrial city. It has now created a special position as the lead college of the district since 2009. The college is situated on a lush green, sprawling campus of 50 acres wherein all efforts are taken to sensitize the students towards environmental protection and steps are taken to provide a green cover to overcome the heavy pollution in the city caused by the coal mining activities and the numerous power plants in the region. The college offers 04 UG and 12 PG degree courses besides 03 Post-graduate diploma courses (PGDCA, PGDIC and PGDBM) and one diploma course (DCA) at the UG level. The college boasts of active units of NCC, NSS and Youth Red Cross Society whose members are dedicated to the welfare of the college.The current student strength is 2611. The college is endowed with facilities such as 23 class rooms,10 laboratories, 01 computer lab, 01 English lab, 01 multipurpose hall  hall,one newly constructed Auditorium(400 seater) a separate sports block and a separate library building, canteen and girls hostel whose possession is awaited. The huge playground has volleyball and basket ball courts, cricket pitch, provision for athletics and a new outdoor stadium with washrooms and restrooms. The Sports department also boasts of a mini gymnasium. There is a great emphasis on the need for imparting quality education by following the Academic Calendar, conducting internal tests and their evaluation, enhancement of ICT aided teaching methods, organizing lectures, conducting competitions, celebrating events as per the state government directives, and motivating the students to ensure their moral and spiritual growth with social responsibilities and awareness.