Affiliated to Karnatak University, Dharwad

The vision of the institute focuses on development of the college into a premier Institution of Higher Education and be an active component of National Educational System. Develop human resource of high caliber that is nationally comparable and internationally acceptable with the counterparts, which will empower our students to cope with competitive needs in the changing global scenario and reach the unreached and serve the un-served with education. Being a first Institution of Higher Learning in Bhatkal Taluka the college established in the year 1968 as a minority institution has its distinctive approach in catering the educational requirements and aspirations of the people in and around Bhatkal irrespective of caste, community or religion. This was the first college in Bhatkal taluka and remained only an institution of higher learning in Bhatkal for more than two decades. Even after establishment of other colleges in Bhatkal, this college remained as a main and prominent institution of higher learning. The institution is the only aided college in Bhatkal taluka and recognised under 2f and 12b UGC Act 1956. The institution offers UG and PG Courses B.A, B.Sc. B.Com and has started M.A in Kannada from 2007-08 and M.Com from 2010-11. Excellence in Academics – The College as a higher education institution is committed in imparting quality education to empower the youth/students and strive to foster integral development of the students by enabling them to be intellectually alert, emotionally balanced, morally sound, socially committed, culturally enriched and spiritually oriented. Institution has all ICT facilities like LCD projectors, Computers, Smart boards, Laptops, Internet which is used in the teaching learning processes. CCTV cameras have been installed in all class rooms to effectively monitor the smooth functioning of classes. Digitalization of students’ records and other digital infrastructure such as admission logistics attendance and other related aspects of students are monitored through Jupsoft software MIS system. This software also monitors students’ attendance on daily basis which can even send instant text messages to the parents of absentees. Teaching is made student centric and innovative teaching methodologies are used by the teachers in the dissemination of information. Exploration of talent through teaching learning process, Class tests, projects, seminars, presentation by students are regular features of class room teaching by which advanced learners are identified. The participation of students in the classroom discussion also throws light on their learning abilities. Internal assessment tests are conducted through which student’s performance is evaluated. The college has well qualified staff, good infrastructural facilities, well equipped laboratories, computer labs, library, e-library, and co-curricular/extracurricular facilities. The institution is committed to provide an ambience of creativity, innovation and good learning experiences. Co-curricular, extra-curricular and sports activities and competitions are organized regularly to nurture the talents of the students in addition to the academics. College has rooms with good ventilation, proper lighting and sufficient furniture. There are 02 computer labs, Internet and e-library facility, science labs, a good spacious library having E-Lib Automation software. The library has subscribed to INFLIBNET from 2010 onwards.