Principal M. R. Desai and Bar. Balalasaheb Khardekar decided to setup an institution for the pursuit of excellence in higher education at Kagal; a backward rural area. In 1950 they started Gopal Krishna Gokhale College as a tutorial college on the Model of Oxford and Cambridge. The management provided free education; free boarding and lodging to the needy students.
Library: Gopal Krishna Gokhale College’s Shikshan-maharshi Sanskrit Pandit Principal M. R. Desai Library is rich with the 81139 books including texts, and treatises of different disciplines, 32 journals and 9 daily news papers. The library is equipped with OPAC and is also capable of providing e-resources and Xeroxing. The facility to access e-books and research papers is also made available through Inflibnet.
24 X 7 Security
Purified Drinking Water
Up-to-date and Modern Books
In the light of the motif “Bahujan Hitaya Bahujan Sukhaya” Shikshan Prasark Mandal, Kolhapur has started well furnished and with all amenities Ladies Hostel from the academic year 2015-16.
Students can obtain various Scholarships and the concerned notices will be displayed time to time on the notice board