Chitta Mahato Memorial College

Vill + P.O. - Jargo, Dist.: Purulia,

West Bengal 723212

Affiliated to Sidho Kanho Birsha University

About the College

Chitta Mahato Memorial College is a newly established government- aided undergraduate college under the aegis of SKBU and therefore does not have an elaborate history. It is a rural college   at  the foothill of the minor ranges of the Ayodhyas. The college started its journey on 18th August 2010 fulfilling a long cherished dream of the local  people. Late Hon'ble MP Chitta Mahato who had unselfishly served his native land, again did a service to the people of Jargo by donating his land for the college and for the betterment of his fellow villagers. The college has fortunately overcome many teething troubles that had delayed its inauguration and ultimately the collective effort of the locality materialised the dream into a reality in August 2010. The college offers Honours and Pass Courses of study in Bachelor of Arts Stream only. Honours courses may be pursued  in English, Bengali, Kudmali and History while General courses are offered in English, Bengali, Kudmali, History, Political Science, Sanskrit and Geography. At present on the basis of NEP 2020, students have to choose one major subjects from a group of subjects which includes Bengali, English, History, Kudmali and Geography. besides students have to choose minor subjects from group of Subjects divided into two groups as A & B. Group A includes language Subjects like English, Bengali, Kudmali, Sanskrit. Group B includes Political Science, Geography, History. with effect from 2023-2024 admission.