The education has an important role in the advancement of human civilization. Empowering the poor and academically backward people of the Garhbeta and its adjoining areas were the sole aim and objectives for founding the Garhbeta College on 13th August 1948. Though the college faced different forms of obstacles like financial crunch, lack of permanent posts, poor communication etc. still the college is marching ahead with its sole objective of providing quality education irrespective of caste, creed, religion, financial and physical health status of the students. Now the college offers 13 Honours subjects, 16 General subjects, one Major Course (OMSV) in Arts, Science and Commerce streams and NCTE approved B.P.Ed course.Netaji Subhas Open University (NSOU), a distance learning University is also successfully operating from this college as a study centre. Besides, in the preceding years many developmental programmes have been taken up by the college.Remedial Coaching, Coaching for Entry-in-Service funded by UGC are also running successfully.
The teachers and supporting staff are efficient, devoted, friendly and sincere. Infrastructure facilities like well equipped class rooms, library, laboratories, a perfect football ground, basket ball court, volley ball court, kho-kho-field, boy’s hostel, NSS with four units, NCC with two Coys, Firing Ring etc. have been expanded. modernized and made student friendly. The teaching method includes helping each student through class tests for academic progress, personal contact programme (PCP) and extra curricular activities apart from delivery of lectures in the classrooms.
Raging is totally banned in Garhbeta College Campus including its departments, constitutional units, all it premises (academic, residential, sports, canteen etc.) whether located within the campus or outside and in all means of transportation of students whether public or private and any one found guilty of ragging and or abetting raging is liable to be punished appropriately.
With the passage of time the college has been able to complete the construction of the Gymnasium (Vivekananda Bhaban), Girl’s Hostel (Matangini Bhaban), a new class room building (Vidyasagar Bhaban), 1st floor above Administrative Building for class rooms (Ambedkar Bhaban) and 1st floor above Satyendra Nath Bhaban. Side by side arrangement has been made for Cold drinking water supply to the students during summer and toilet facilities have been expanded and modernized etc.
So far as other facilities are concerned on one side two Smart Classrooms have been constructed, four classrooms have been made ready with LCD Projectors, office has been fully computerized, Library also has been partially computerized, surfing of Internet facilities has been extended to the students. On the other side of the college has been assessed and accredited by the NAAC.
Guardian’s meeting with the Departmental Teachers are held for academic improvements and betterment of Teacher Guardian Student relationship. The college has a registered Alumni Association with its office in the campus. The Ex students have closed contact with the college administration and many of them extend their helping hand towards the benefit of the running students.
I am grateful for valuable guidance from the Governing Body, Vidyasagar University, Gurdians and for Financial Assistance from UGC, Govt of W.B. etc. I am also grateful to all our patrons, well wishers and guardians for what we are today. We would always look forward to your suggestions and valued advice for improvement in any area which you feel needs attention for paving the path of a better tomorrow.
We committed for social emancipation and believe in empowerment through education as well as perfection through perseverance.