Sri Ranibhapuri Jagadguru Veeragangadhar Arts & Commerce College, Shiggaon was established in 1985 by Sri Jagadguru Renukacharya Grameena Vidya Peetha whose mission was the spread of education in surrounding rural areas. The college was started in the memory of His Holiness Late Sri Rambhapuri Jagadguru Prasanna Renuka Veeragangadhara Shivacharya Mahaswamiji who brought about a religious revolution in the area and worked ceaselessly for the uplift of humanity. The college started with the objective of importing education to the rural students of the backward area and enhancing their academic standards.
It was the teaching benevolent care and blessing of Mahaswaiji that kindled the thirst for higher learning among the citizens of shiggaon and those of the neigh-bouring villages. The preaching and guidance of His Holiness Sri Rambhapuri Jagadguru Prasanna Renuka Veerasomeshwar Shivacharya Mahaswamiji have enabled this college to rist to fulfill the objective for which it has been established. The college management has made all possible efforts, with the scant resources at its disposal to build-up the college in to a self sufficient institution so as to serve the educational needs of rural community in adequate measures.
The Institute is a grant-in-aid college affiliated to the Karnataka University, Dharwad. The college has recognized by UGC under section 2(f) and 12 B of the UGC Act. The college offers two UG Programmes, namely B.A. and B.Com. with different combination subjects. Our college is one of the few colleges giving different optional subject to the students.
The college has a new campus with a new and specious building for curricular and extra- curricular requirements of students. The college campus is spread over an area about five(5) acres in the outskirts of the town. The college has been shifted to a new campus by the side of National Highway forming part of the Golden Quadrilateral Project in 2004-05. The Management has spent about Rs.One Crore during the last five years for purchase of land, construction of college building, canteen, purchase of equipment, furniture etc. The college has been accredited by NAAC at B+ level.
- Central Library
- Cultural Centre
- Auditorium/Conference Room
- Well Furnished Classrooms
|Name||:||Shri Rambhapuri Jagadguru Veeragangadhar Arts & Commerce College|
Shigguon, Dist : Haveri
|Contact No||:||08378–255820, 09880110630|