Rajiv Gandhi Government Degree College, popularly known as Kotshera, located in Chaura Maidan, Shimla came into existence in the year 1984. The campus is situated near the picturesque and serene Inverarm Hill, one of the seven hills in the city. The college is ensconced amidst a pristine natural environment offering a perfect academic setting for the students. The college has made immense progress and grown in stature all through its glorious journey. At present, the college campus spreads over wide area having strength of 3000 students. It is transforming into a leading co-educational institution of the state offering undergraduate courses in all three streams viz. Humanities, Sciences and Commerce.