The college laid its first stepping stones in the year 1986. From its humble beginnings with only a handful of students and teachers, it has come a long way and presently it holds the distinction of offering a wide variety of disciplines and courses to its students. The college offers honours courses in subject like Bengali, Political Science, History, English, Education, Geography, Commerce, Physics, Mathematics and general courses in a variety of subjects.
The college boasts of an excellent central library with a well-furnished reading room where the students are allowed to have an open access to the stocked books and other resources. The library is a free Wi-Fi zone for the benefit of the students and teachers alike. The students may also have free access to the internet from the UGC funded Internet Resource Centre which is housed within the library. Several important e-journals may be accessed through INFLIBNET from the library or the offices of the Heads of the Departments. The college has introduced the use of a system of audio-visual teaching equipments in its classrooms.There are separate common rooms for boys and girls, a gymnasium and a canteen for the staff. There is also a 'Student's Information Center' which supplies stationary articles, photocopied study material and other basic necessities at extremely cheap rates.
The college has a hostel for girls and intends to build one for boys in near future.