The foundation stone was laid by the then S.D.O. (Civil) Sri Sudhanshu Mohan Routray, on 6th may, 1981, the auspicious Akshaya Trutiya, the birthday of the sage poet Sri Jayadev and began founctioning from 10th August 1981. Prior to the shifting of the College to the present campus it was being housed in the High School of Naharkanta called Maharatha Vidyapitha.The College owes its inception to the untiring efforts of the founding authorities like Sri Sudhanshu Mohan Routray, Sri Prafulla Chandra Tripathy, Sri Prafulla Kumar Srichandan Ray, Sri Kailash Chandra Kar and the unsparing generosity of the public.The College was initially affiliated to the Utkal University up to intermediate level in the faculty of Arts and Science in 1981-82, and subsequently grew into a degree college in Arts and Science obtaining due affiliation from the same University in 1986-87.The College has been granted permanent concurrence by the State Government and permanent affiliation from Utkal University from 1990-1991 and 1992-1993 respectively.
Computer Center: The Center as presently eight systems, which are used by teachers and students. The practical classes of IT and Mathematics Honours students are also held here.The college has the proposal to introduce a Diploma course of three months duration and the students can be admitted to the course as a twinning programme in addition to their UG programme. For this purpose, more number of computers will be purchased for the use of the students.The other proposal is to make the college campus Wi-Fi enabled so that students and staff members can avail the internet facility within the college.
Games & Sports: The Athletic Association of the college had its inception in 1983 as a statutory unit with the sole objective of catering to the needs of the students of our institution in the field of sports and games. Over the years, the Association headed by the Principal along with some senior teachers as Vice-Presidents and the Physical Education Teacher has been relentlessly working tooth and nails to promote sportsmanship among the students and endeavoring both vertical and horizontal development of sports in the college and participation of sport persons at state, national and international levels.