The Government First Grade College Hanagodu, established in the year 2007 is situated in a rural backdrop. It is 18 kms away from the town of Hunsur and enjoys a close proximity to the National Park of Nagarahole. The vision of the institution is to provide value and quality based higher education to the rural students. The stress is on enabling the students to overcome the barriers and to make them join the mainstream society. The institution intends to prepare the students to face the global challenges of the present world with hope and confidence.
When the college was started in 2007 it had just 11 students and at present it has the strength of 176 students. The courses offered are B.A., B.Com and B.B.M. In a co-education system students belonging mainly to tribal and rural areas receive education.
Primary Health Care Centre :Takes care of basic health problems of the students.
Canteen :Provides wholesome food to the students at subsidized rates.
'SAHAKARI' - Mid-day Meal Program :Funded and supported by the college faculty enables over 100 students who come from BPL families to have free mid-day meals.
Hostel Facilities for both male and female students