Govt degree college Talwari-Tharali is located in a picturesque region harvested by Pinder River at its foothill in Chamoli district. At an altitude of 1760 m, the campus is surrounded by diverse vegetation and an awe-inspiring view of Trishul range of Himalayas. Nature has endowed the college area with enchanting greenery, fascinating sight and rare Deodar Trees (Himalayan Cedar).
The college came into existence in the year of 1997 after a long standing struggle by the local people. The College started with 12 undergraduate courses which comprised of six humanities and five science courses.