About the College
The Islamia College of Science and Commerce was established in 1961 by the state government as an autonomous educational institution. The College since then has been catering to the educational aspiration of the people of state in general and the people of Sheri-Khas in particular. The College has vitally contributed to the human resource development and the alumni of the College is spread in the diverse fields including academics’, corporate sector, engineering sector, professional sector, banking sector and other sectors.
The College is generally known in the valley because of its contribution in imparting education to the aspirants in the field of commerce, management and science streams. The academic credentials and the prestige of the college in 2010 attracted the attention of University Grants Commission New Delhi and the College was granted CPE status (College with Potential for Excellence) the only College in J & K state. The University Grants Commission again in 2011 conferred the status of an Autonomous college to the institution. Finally the College has been declared as an Autonomous College of University under sction 2(b-a) of the Kashmir and Jammu Universities Act No. XXIV of 1969(as amended in 2014) for a period of six years(2014-15 To 2019-2020) under UGC Notification No.F.22-1/2014(AC) dated 03-08-2014 and University Notification No.F(Auto-Status-ICSC)Acad/KU/14 Dated 13-10-2014.
Islamia College kept their nerve to reach finals. .
In the on-going 9th Prof. Yousuf Memorial Cricket Cup being played at Islamia College of Science and Commerce, Srinagar J & K, Islamia College team kept their nerve to sail to the finals of the tournament after beating G D C Pulwama in a close and thrilling encounter, by 08 runs. After winning the toss Islamia College elected to bat first and scored 131 Runs in allotted 25 over. For ICSC Amir Zargar scored 41 runs in 31 balls & Dawood scored 20 Runs in 21 balls. For G D C Pulwama, Waseem took 02 wickets. Chasing a target of 132 Runs, Government Degree College Pulwama scored 123 Runs in 24.03 overs, Waseem contributed with 62 Runs in 39 deliveries. For I C S C Sgr. Danish took 03 wickets, Umer, Faizan and Hanan took 02 wickets each. The host college won the match by 08 runs and booked their place in the final match of the tournament. Waseem of Pulwama College was adjudged man of the match for his all round performance. Islamia College will now play Gandhi Memorial College for the championship finals at Islamia College Srinagar scheduled to be held next week..
Volleyball coaching camp inaugurated to meet the challenges in forthcoming inter-college tournament.