Michael Madhusudan Memorial College - MMMC
Michael Madhusudan Memorial College is affiliated to the University of Burdwan, and was established in 1996, named after Michael Madhusudan Dutta, the premier poet of Bengal, this college has been imparting teaching in three year Degree General / Honors courses in Arts, Science, and Commerce stream. This college has been catering to the needs of Higher Education in the Steel City. Eminent educationist in and around the vicinity of Durgapur, the Chairman, ADDA, the Mayor, Durgapur Municipal Corporation, MLA and MPs, Durgapur and the industrial house have made notable contribution to set up the college and put it up on sound footing. The socio-economic and cultural background of the people living in and around this town, demands non traditional subjects, especially employment oriented ones, which can in turn, meet the requirements of the growing industries of the town. the UGC has also advised us to open a new colleges with objectives to impart teaching in non traditional subjects. Keeping this in view and responding to the spirit of time, we have started BCA(Hons) and BBA(Hons) courses in the college under the University of Burdwan since 2000. A college or for that matter any institution without well-defined aims and objectives is like a ship without a rudder. Michael Madhusudan Memorial College has a specific target and destination. The college aims at unfolding to the fullest potentialities of the students. The institute is motivated by the vision to produce good citizens, developed both in brain and brawn. The college offers a wide spectrum of courses like Honors in Bengali, English, Geography, History, Philosophy, Education in Arts, Accountancy in Commerce, Computer Science, Microbiology, Mathematics and Physics in Science, Professional course like BCA, BBA equip the students to face the present day world professionalism and confidently. Apart from the academic aspects, the college endeavors to sensitize the students to the condition of the country and its problems through various cultural programs. The college always fosters the spirits of mutual tolerance, peaceful co-existence of different communities, castes and creeds and respect for the national heritage and national integration.