About Us

Jagat Taran Girls’ Inter College was founded by Major Baman Das Basu & Babu Chintamani Ghosh in 1919. The college is run by Jagat Taran Education society which comprises social thinkers and philanthropists. It is very centrally located near Anand Bhawan the well-known residence of the Nehru family, Jagat Taran Girls' Inter College is easily accessible by local means of transport. It has a spacious campus and infrastructure with all the modern facilities. It is one of the oldest schools in Prayagraj with more than thousand enrolled students. Jagat Taran Girls' Inter College is essentially a day school. Under the dynamic leadership of its Principal (Dr. Nandini Tiwari) The school is consistently maintaining its high standards & going from strength to strength. The school is committed to the education of the girl child and this tradition which began in 1919 is continuing till date. Academically the institution is well-equipped for providing all the facilities required for the students. The school has state-of-the-art Physics, Chemistry and Biology laboratories which cater to the needs and demands of the students who have opted for science stream. The Jagat Taran Girls Inter College has left no stone unturned to achieve its goal of modernization of education.

Institutional Distinctiveness

Jagat Taran Girls’ Inter College is consistently focused towards the vision and mission of empowering young female students and enabling them to compete according to global standards. The college has a deep commitment to be an institution of excellence in higher education that shall provide value-oriented education and holistic personality development of its students through inculcation of curricular and extracurricular activities. The college also remains steadfast to its goal of producing responsible citizens and skilful human resources for the betterment of the society.
The College is a popular choice amongst the students also as it is renowned for its meritorious faculty members who help in maintaining high academic quality through regular classes, assignments, after-class counselling and career guidance, as well as maintenance of discipline. The college students’ yield very good results in the annual exams and many students are awarded each year for making it to the State merit-list.
This college has earned a name for its cultural achievements. In the local competitions, be it classical songs and dances, folk-dances, drawing, quiz, debate, essay writing, the college has emerged victorious in inter schools and intra Schools competitions.
In the field of Science education, projects and activities are organized in and out of the school to develop and inculcate the scientific temper among the students. The students regularly attend seminars, rally’s (Cleanliness drive, Save Environment drive, Matdata-Jagruk Rally etc.) The institution was declared a ‘Polythene Free Zone’. The school has implemented all the govt. Policies like providing free books, uniforms upto class VIII and scholarships provided by Government for the benefits of students.
Jagat Taran Girls' Inter College imparts vocational education at plus two levels and students are trained in textile design, dress design, baking & confectionery, which generates self employment opportunities for the students.Our college also offers education in English medium from class VI to XII.

Vision,Mission and Objectives


  • Quality Education comparable to global standards./li>


  • Women empowerment through quality education.
  • Development of value oriented and competent human resources for society, and nation.
  • Holistic development of the personality through co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.
  • Proactive approach towards issues of local, national and global concerns.


  • Quality enhancement of senior secondary education through ICT in teaching, learning, research and governance.
  • To inculcate values and instil virtues of responsible citizenship through co-curricular, extracurricular and extension activities.
  • To organize activities for developing global perspective and universal brotherhood.
  • To provide functional and vocational knowledge through skill-oriented add-on courses/programmes
  • To organize remedial coaching for poor students and special coaching to train students for competitive examinations
  • Women empowerment through awareness of human rights, legal literacy and self-defence training.
  • To organize programmes/activities for environmental awareness.