Established on the 15th day of September ,1970, Durgapur Government College was affiliated to the University of Burdwan. Durgapur Government College is the only government degree college not only in the home district of Burdwan, but also in the neighbouring districts of Birbhum, Bankura and Purulia. The Government of West Bengal established the Durgapur Government College during the time of the genesis of Durgapur itself, an industrial town that was being built around a host of large and medium scale industries in the public and private sector and the ancillaries thereof. With the settlement of many thousands of industrial workers of all ranks in Durgapur, the need was felt for an institution offering higher education that would nurture prospective students a quality education and it was to meet this demand that the college was established. As being the oldest institution of its kind to come up in the steel city of Durgapur, The Durgapur Government College has moved from its initial modest intake capacity of 150 students to that of around 5000 students out of which fifty percent is girl students.
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Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Durgapur 713214, Durgapur, Barddhaman, West Bengal