Welcome to SKNR. Govt. Arts & Science College
The S.K.N.R. Govt. Arts & Science College, Jagtial, Karimnagar District, Telangana was established in 1965, by the District Educational Public Welfare Society in the Private Management with 59 students at PUC level. The college was established in the land of Sri Kasuganti Narayana Rao on a sprawling area of 31.07 acres.
The mission of the college is to provide an opportunity to the rural poor and underprivileged sections of the Jagtial town and nearby villages in Higher Education. In 1966 the college started with B.A., B.Com, B,Sc. courses and strength was 280. In 1971, the college was taken over by the Government and affiliated to Osmania University, In 1986, Arts and commerce sections were shifted to the present building and its affiliation was transferred to Kakatiya University, Warangal in1988, UGC granted 2f and 12B status. In 1996 the composite college was bifurcated into Degree and Intermediate College, and all science sections were shifted. In 1998 Restructured courses were introduced. In 2007 Two P.G. courses (M.A and M.Com) were started.
Initially the college offered conventional courses in Arts, B.A(HEP), Science-B.SC. B.Z.C and Commerce B.Com. In 1999, the college introduced restructured courses, B.A with EPCA and B.Sc with M P Cs & B.Sc. B Z CA, and B.Com( Computer Applications).
The conventional and restructured courses are offered in Telugu and English, as medium of instruction. The college is presently offering, four in UG & Two P.G programs. The affiliation from Kakatiya University was transferred to Satavahana University, Karimnagar from the academic year 2010-11.
The infrastructure of the college includes 11 (Eleven) laboratories, spacious library, Fourteen well ventilated Class Rooms , Sophisticated Gymnasium, Indoor Sports Courts, Botanical Garden, English language lab and JKC lab. The college has 19 regular faculties with three PhDs and Four M.Phil. The college has one NCC unit and two NSS units which offers social service. The college was awarded “B’ grade by the NAAC in 2006-2007.
The college has reputed alumni who are serving in different capacities. To name few Prof.Veera Reddy, Vice-Chancellor Satavahana University Karimnagar, Dr.Jaya Prakash –Chairman APSCHE, Sri.L.Ramana-Ex-Minister;Ex-MP Present MLA; Jagtial; Dr.Jaya Sagar & Sri. Kondal Reddy, Retd. as Regional Joint Director of Higher Education. The present Principal Sri.G.Narayana and also few lecturers are alumni of this college. Two restructured courses B.Sc. (Mathematics, Physics, Computer science), B.Com. (Computer Applications), are being offered. These courses meet the growing needs of the present global market. The college offers certificate courses like Communication skills and Soft skills through Jawahar Knowledge Centre. The college was awarded “B’ grade by the NAAC in 2014-2015 with CGPA 2.34.
Library: Library has 37,150 books.It has a Reading Room, Reference Section, News Bulletin Board and an E-corner
N.C.C: The college has 1 NCC unit with 100 seats.
N.S.S:Two N.S.S units are available with 200 seats.
Scholarships:BC, EBC, SC, ST, Minority and Merit scholarships are offered for eligible candidates (as per the Government norms).
General:Bus passes are given to the eligible students through T.S.R.T.C., Health, Consumer Club, and Career Counseling centers are available.
Rusa: Rusa Building is under construction