Govinda Dasa First Grade College, founded in the year 1967 and affiliated to Mangalore University offers Bachelor Degree courses in Arts, Commerce, Science, Business Management and Computer Application for both girls and boys. It is accredited by NAAC with a ‘B’ Grade. The Hindu Vidyadayinee Sangha, which manages the college and other sister institutions, was founded on 30-11-1916, with the starting of Iddya Vidyadayinee School in the precincts of Sri Iddya Mahalingeshwara Temple, by the visionary teachers and well wishers. Vidyadayinee High School was started in the year 1944 and the next step was the starting of Govinda Dasa College in the year 1967.
Library: The library at Govinda Dasa College is spacious, resourceful and state-of-the art with E-Library systems integrated into our system. Library is the heart of our college. The Govindadasa College Library was established in the year 1967. It moved to independent building in 1982. Our Library is housed in the First Floor of the library Building and occupied nearly 6000 Sp.ft.. The first half space is utilized for reading and reference purposes and the other space for stacking and virtual library purpose.The library boasts of a large collection of book on all topics related to academics and topics beyond. At present, the library has in its stock about 48,902 books covering a wide variety of subjects. Its also received 11 news papers and 28 magazines for the purpose of general reading. 26 periodicals on various subject to facilitate current reading on different subjects.
Computer Lab: Computer Science Department consists of 3 laboratories with a total of 80 computers configured for practical programming purpose.The systems under each lab run on Windows 10, Windows 7 and Ubuntu Operating Systems as required by various softwares that are included in the practical curriculum.
Sports Facility: The physical education at Govinda Dasa College is met with discipline with out students excelling in numerous sports and represent our college and even our university in multiple sports disciplines.
Hostel Facilities Available: The primary purpose of the hostel is to provide an environment that is conducive for concentrated study and cultivate a life style of discipline and co-operation.Well secured ,conveniently located hostel facility for girl students.Discipline is practiced through well-maintained timings and study hours with strict vigilance exercised with regard to visitors.All students are expected to present in the hostel by 6.30 pm.Round the clock hot water supply through solar heaters and uninterrupted lighting system are ensured. Indoor and outdoor games and reading hall are also provided.Responsible wardens and supervisory staff looks after the welfare of the students. Discipline is practiced through well-maintained timings and study hours with strict vigilance exercised with regard to visitors.Festivals are celebrated to make students feel homely. Sports is conducted for the students.Hostel day is celebrated with students participating in cultural activities.