Smt. Veeramma Gangasiri College for women, was the first women’s college in the entire region of Hyderabad Karnataka area, established in the year 1965 with the liberal donation from Basawanappa Gangasiri. The college was named after the donor’s mother Smt. Veeramma Gangasiri. The college was initially affiliated to Karnataka University, Dharwad in 1965, then to Gulbarga University, Kalaburagi in 1980 and attained permanent affiliation to Akkamahadevi Women’s Univesiry, Vijayapur from 2004 onwards. This college comes under 2(f) & 12(B) ofUGC act and accredited by theNAAC, Bengaluruwith ‘A’ Grade on 05-11-2016 (3rd Cycle).The college provides education in Arts, Science, Home Science, Commerce and Management for UG students and M.Sc. in Physics with well equipped laboratories, library, ICT facilities for teaching-learning process and renowned for its discipline and efficient handling of students in their adolescent and formative year. The hostel which is nearer to the campus, provides accommodation to girl students.
Sports Facility: The college also gives importance to sports and games along with academics, which provides good health and sound mind. College has table tennis room and Gym centre along with 5 acres of land for playground. The college conducts sports and games activities regularly and produced many University Blues and Champions.
Health Center: All students of the college undergo a Medical check-up every year conducted by Basaveshwar Teaching and General Hospital, our sister institution. For emergency services, after first aid, the students are taken to very nearby hospitals or to Basaveshwar Hospital.
Hostel Facilities Available: The college provides hostel facility on merit and first come first basis. The hostel is in the vicinity of the college and it provides spacious rooms, dining hall, recreation facilities etc.
Placement Service Available: Placement Cell actively functioning in identifying student’s talent and creativity to make them employable. It conducts training classes for personality development, soft skills, communication skills, aptitude etc,. Under UGC scheme - Entry in Service and Remedial Coaching Classes are also conducted. As a result of this every year our students get selected to many companies such as WIPRO, INFOSYS, ASPIRING MIND, ACCENTURE, TCS, MAHINDRA etc,. In local organizations our college students always have an upper hand to enter into the service.