Midnapore College is the oldest and most renowned of all the colleges in the undivided district of Midnapore. It played the pioneering role in the spread of higher education and also in the Freedom Movement of the Country. The past of the college is a saga of meritorious service to all walks of life. Under the aegis of the British Government the college began disseminating Western Education in the interest of rational and scientific education which was led by Raja Rammohan Roy. The college became a part and parcel of Bengal Renaissance.Midnapore College has achieved Autonomous Status as a feather in the cap after two NAAC visits, first in 2004 and second in 2011but the success has not come overnight. Success of the College like success of any institution has brought not only a battalion of followers but also a gaggle of detractors. The College has been stubborn enough not to surrender before the dissidents’ demand and has learnt how to tide over all adversities and vicissitudes as it has been doing since its inception in 1873.
Central Library: Central Library of the Midnapore College (Autonomous) is equipped with fully computerized facilities. It is one of the largest and richest college libraries of West Bengal. Readers cutting across the line of staff, students and outside scholars can have access to considerably valuable range of some rare and old reference books, journals and periodicals along with continuous regular collection of important reference books, text books,journals,Periodicals,Educational CDs and DVDs.
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