Caste-based Discrimination Redressal Cell
As per the directions of the University Grants Commission (UGC), the Caste-Based Discrimination Redressal Cell functions under the supervision of Prof H L Basra (9876967320) to ensure that students are not discriminated against based on their social origin. The purpose of the cell is to ensure that all students receive equal treatment and that their grievances and issues are resolved in a time-bound and sensitive manner.
Grievance Redressal Cell
The college takes serious cognizance of the fact that a conducive environment, peace of mind, and general well-being are imperative for the wholesome development of students. Hence, the students have the freedom to air their opinions, grievances, and complaints, if any, regarding any matter that might be disturbing their learning process. The college has a Grievance Redressal Cell headed by Dr Harpreet Bajwa (89680-21200) to look into these grievances and complaints. The cell examines these issues impartially and objectively and tries to resolve them in the earliest and in the most amicable manner possible. A Suggestion Box is mounted in the administrative block where the students can put their suggestions and complaints in incognito if they so desire. The box is checked regularly followed by necessary action. There is also provision of Dastak Hour when students can directly meet the principal between 1 pm-2 pm daily.
Anti-Sexual Harassment Cell
As per the judgements and guidelines pronounced by the Honourable Supreme Court and the directions of the University Grants Commission (UGC) for the enforcement of basic human rights, equality, and a safe campus, the college has established an Anti-Sexual Harassment Cell for the prevention of harassment of women and to uphold the dignity of all. The cell functions under the supervision of the convener Dr Neelam Bhardwaj (98142-25360).
The cell plays a proactive role in foregrounding gender equality, promoting equal opportunities, and creating an environment free from harassment, discrimination, intimidation, and any kind of abuse. Any student found guilty will face strict punitive action by being suspended from the college and his admission cancelled.
Link for Handbook on Sexual Harassment of Women at Workplace
Ragging is any disorderly conduct, whether by words spoken or written, or by an act which has the effect of teasing, treating or handling with rudeness any student, indulging in rowdy or indisciplined activities which cause or are likely to cause annoyance, hardship or psychological harm or to raise fear or apprehension thereof in a fresher or a junior student and which has the effect of causing or generating a sense of shame or embarrassment so as to adversely affect the psyche of a fresher or a junior student.
As per the judgements and guidelines pronounced by the Honourable Supreme Court and the directions of the University Grants Commission (UGC), SCD Govt College has an Anti-Ragging Cell to prevent any form of ragging in the college. The cell functions in the college under the supervision of a committee headed by Prof Harpreet Kaur Bajwa (89688-12469).
SCD Govt College Ludhiana follows zero tolerance policy towards ragging. Any action that can threaten the physical or mental health of an individual, any form of teasing or behaving in a rude and inappropriate manner, any act that prevents or disrupts the regular academic activity or disturbs the peaceful learning atmosphere of the college will invite strict disciplinary action and punishment. Such a student is liable to be suspended from the college and his admission cancelled.