Saldiha College - SC
This institution is a Government aided (vide recognition U/S2(f)1966 U/S 12(b)1966) degree college affiliated to the University of Burdwan ,West Bengal and is accredited at “ B+ ” level by NAAC in 2007. A beacon to the almost dimly vast rural human tract in higher education, Saldiha College, Bankura (W.B.) has on its long and marvellous march to the dedicated services to the nation since its humble beginning in 1966. Its foundation of advancement never seems to run dry even in the teeth of odds coming to its courses of nearly 48 years. Ever green it is. Wonderfully illuminant was the date, 22nd August, 1996, a bright beck to a far-off destination of epoch-making. The would be immense possible Saldiha College was implanted on the very auspicious day on the holy soil of Saldiha, an eye-kissing and mind captivating location. "Far from the madding crowd", in a pleasant natural landscape, beset with bowery trees, the site fascinating every one, is an ideal academic atmosphere in the blossom of Nature. The college is situated at Saldiha, forty-five Km from Bankura town by the side of Bankura-Purulia via Bangla, Jorda, Saldiha bus route on the south - western border of Bankura district. Within a radius of 45 Kms. before 1966, there was no degree college. Most poor people of this tract had to undergo pecuniary hardship to get their words educated, placing them in far-off colleges. Initially the neighbouring Saldiha High School had been hosting the college for sessions together and subsequently the college was shifted to the present premise. At present the college is housed in a fascinating two-storied building including one recently built, annexed with a charming wide campus in fifteen acres of land. With the progress of time and constant endeavour of all concerned this college has now been able to gain ground in the educational map of West Bengal for its prominence. On its constant forward move the college aims at fulfilling its mission of pursuing knowledge, both within and outside the institution and making responsible and responsive citizens of this global village. It is a matter of immense pride to see that the students of this college have been well placed in all spheres of life as in the fields of education, research, administration, social work etc., throughout in and abroad.