Govt. First Grade College was established in the year 1985 by the Government of Karnataka. Initially classes were taken at Govt PU College building. In the year 2006, college shifted to new building beside the Bangalore-Mysore highway, in widespread area of 3.2 acres. Now the college has 16 class rooms, spacious library with 16000 titles, computer lab with internet facility, well equipped laboratories, parking area, toilets and ladies room.
College was started with an aim of providing quality and higher education to the students situated in rural and backward areas of the taluk.
Primary Health Care Centre :Takes care of basic health problems of the students.
Canteen :Provides wholesome food to the students at subsidized rates.
Hostel Facilities for both male and female students
C. V. Raman scholarship,
Jayammanni Venugopal memorial scholarship,
Sanchi Honnamma scholarship,