The Shree Laxmi vidyavardhaka sangha (R) registered under society's act 1960 was established 1990. This society started HPGC/HFGC College's in year 2009 at tumkur, affiliated to Tumkur University & recognized by Govt of Karnataka. was founded by educationalists having vast experience in the field of college education. The College is located in ideal surroundings, 3 k.m from the Bus stand, and 3 k.m from railway station & 0.5 km from bypass road.
Department Of Social Work
Department Of Social Work at Hemadri Post Graduate Center and Hemadri First Grade College offers Social work Programme at the Master of Social Work (MSW) and Bachelor of Social Work(BSW). Since its conception in 2009, the Department has developed a Reputation for excellence in teaching social work and Field work practice. Social work programme here has recognized as a best in the Tumkur.
The master's programme in social Work is aimed at producing high quality professionals who can take up leadership positions in development, social, health and welfare sectors. The programme gives numerous opportunities both inside and outside the University for Holistic Development of the students. The Departments enjoys strong partnership with the social service sector both in research and in practicum.
The school of social work at HPGC college Tumkur is widely recognized for
Creation of learning environments that value diversity and creativity, and support for learners.
Excellence in social work education.
Quality training for social work practitioners,
Contribution to knowledge development,
Successful advocacy for those who are oppressed and or vulnerable
Critical thinking and bold action to address social problems
Successful student transition to employment