Jawaharlal Nehru Rajkeeya Mahavidyalaya, Port Blair is the premier Institution in the Union Territory of the Andaman & Nicobar Islands which had its inception in 1967 as Govt. College Port Blair. The College offers instructions in wide-ranging disciplines at Undergraduate and postgraduate levels leading to B.A, B.Sc, B.Com., BCA, BBA(Tourism & Travel Mgt.) and BPES (Physical Education) degrees and M.Sc., M.A and M.Com degrees respectively. Initially the College was Affiliated with Punjab University, Chandigarh at the time of inception (1967) and the Affiliation was shifted to Pondicherry Central University in the year 1987. The College is also centre of almost all the UPSC Competitive Examinations. It has also been declared as NET examination centre by UGC from December 2002 onwards. This College has an excellent sprawling campus having statues of great thinkers like Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru and Swami Vivekananda.
Computer Center: The College has three spacious Computer Centres, one for the Post Graduate and two others for the Under Graduate Students. The Computer Centre is having Internet access and extends computer education to various faculties. CD's on various topics are displayed using LCD Multimedia projector for the PG & UG Students.
Library: The College has a library with nearly fifty thousand volumes in all the relevant subjects and subscribes nearly 85 journals. The College has spacious reading room facilities for students and staff.
Hostel Facilities Availabe: For the students coming from distant islands, there are residential facilities in the Boys and Girls Hostel. At present about 250 girls are residing in the Girls Hostel and about 250 students are availing facilities in the Boys Hostel. The hostellers are also provided free mess facilities.