Government Degree College, Zanskar was established in the year 2011 with an aim to enable students of Zanskar to receive quality higher education within the confines of their beautiful valley. The college campus has 100 kanals of land at Nerok, Padum. At present, the academic block is functional while the administrative block is under construction. The college has been imparting education in subjects like English, EVS, Urdu, Political Science, Education, History and Sociology. From session 2020-21, subjects like Chemistry, Botany and Zoology willbe introduced.