Dakshin Kamrup Girls' College is located in the sylvan environs of Mirza. It is the only educational institution for girls, in entire south bank of river Brahmaputra towards the west of Guwahati. It come into existence 30 years ago on 20th november 1988. The college was initially started in the adjacent institution, D.K College. Later it was shiefted to present location, which spreads over a considerable area of about 12 Bighas. It is about 20 K.m from Gauhati Universit. Mirza is semi town area surrounded by a number of Village comprising people of different religions, class, castes & creed. The college was founded by a handful of eminent personalities of Dakshin Kamrup, under the able stewardship of erstwhile state education minister Sri Jatin mali, who also laid down the foundation stone of the college on 20-11-88. Scienec then the institution has been contributing to the cause of womwn education in the Dakshin Kamrup area. The college offers a rich range of academic disciplines for the students coming from different parts of Dakshin Kamrup. The college comes under the purview od section 2 (f) of the UGC Act w.e.f 19th Septemper 2012.
The construction of a two storied building for women hostel is already completed, which can accomodate 40 students. Construction of the second floor is going on with a capacity of 20 more seats. The college has two magnificant buildings, one, three storied, furnished with Principal's chamber and his office. Adjoining to it,another two storied building constructed recently with the financial aid received from the state government. Its foundation stone was laid down by the then Education Minister Dr. Himanta Bishwa Sharma. This building accomodates Digital Classroom, P.G. Dept & Departmental chamber. Just infront of it, contruction of sports complex is under process with the financial assistance from the UGC. It is expected to be completed in due time. There are four large Assam type buildings to accomodate the classrooms, library, labs (Home science & Education) and Vice-Principal's Chamber. A computer training centre is going to open short by with the financial Assistance of NEEPCO Ltd. Just infront of the women hostel there lies a vast playground that looks green like carpet. thoughout the year. Entire college campus is girdled with strong concrete wall.
The college offers H.S & Degree courses in Arts Stream. Keeping in mind the need of the girl students the college has introduced Home Science as an optional subject in both Higher Secondary and Degree course. Short term, need based and career oriented programmes are also organized from time to time with the help of the various departments. Mass Communication & Journalism has also been introduced in the year 2015.
The college has introduced P.G Course in Assamese and steps have been taken to enhance the P.G Course by switching over to Education, Political Science & History under Gauhati University.
UGC sponsored Minor Research Projects by 2 teachers have been going on from different faculty members and 7 teachers have been completed their MRP. NAAC Assessment had been completed on 23rd September, 2016 and the college has been accredited with 'B" Grade.
The mission of the college is to impart the knowlege of the self that can prepare the students to lead a happy and meaningful life through the process of teaching and learning.
The college has the noble vision of occupying a prestigious position in the field of higher education of women and transforming itself into a centre of excellence. It always remains an earnest endeavour on the part of the college to empower the girls student economacally, politically & socially. The sloka engraved in the college embleme is - Vidyaya Bindate Amritam, which means, when Brahama is known in all mentation, then complete knowledge or real wisdom is attained. A person with such knowledge attains maturity.