Chikiti Mahavidyalaya got established on 15th August, 1980 to impart higher education to the neglected, the poor. Though the Institution was established in the year 1980-81 session, it got affiliation from the Berhampur University for the Intermediate Arts (I.A.) from the session 1981-82 under the deemed clause and permanent affiliation from the session 1983-84 for Arts stream. The desire and necessity of the local people could not be fulfilled due to non-availability of Science stream. However, this desire got materialized with the whole hearted support rendered by SEVANIDHI TRUST with the introduction of science at the +2 level from the session 1986-87 . Subsequently it availed concurrence and affiliation for +3 Science course from the session 1999-2000.
This Institution got permanent concurrence for three year degree course both in the +3 Science and Arts with honours facilities in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Education, I.R.P.M, Political Science and Economics .
Common rooms:The College provides two common rooms, one for the men and one for the women students of the college for healthy recreation and mutual contact among the students. There is provision for a few indoor games and T.v. for each common room. Newspaper and Journals on Odia and English are also placed in the common reading room for the use of the students. Peons are attached to the common rooms to cater to the small needs of the students. The Principal nominates two members from among the staff remain in charge of the common rooms.
Library: The library of this college is one the leading library in the region with a rich collection having 16006 books as on 28th Mar. 2014 including the books of the Reference section and Departmental books. It also houses rich collection of palm leaf manuscript and rare collections like Puma Chandra 'BhasaKosa' & Encyclopedia Britanica of 21st Century.