Balagarh Bijoy Krishna Mahavidyalaya is incepted as the undergraduate Degree College and the only higher learning institute in and around Balagarh Block situated at the east fringe of Hooghly District under the state of West Bengal. The institute was established in the year 1985 and is affiliated to the University of Burdwan,W.B. It is named after revered Late Bijoy Krishna Modak, the noted freedom fighter, renowned educationist and lifelong social activist. Indeed, late Bijoy Krishna Modak is the founding father of the College. The College is accredited by NAAC in the year 2007 and graded C++.Further the college is re-accredited by NAAC in the year 2016 and graded ‘C’ (very few points short of grade’B’).But, the college has improved a lot in overall standard of infrastructure in the year 2017 and 2018. IT-enabled services, a sense of students’ caring environment, development of health and hygiene, introduction of modern aids in teaching and learning and opening of new courses have uplifted the standard of college in recent years. In this changing atmosphere, the different wings of the Government of West Bengal have assured us to take initiative for development of this college in upcoming years.
The College is loated at Jirat, Hooghly within a distance of five minutes’ walk from the Jirat Railway Station of the Eastern Railway Division. It is situated by the road side of and connected with S.T.K.K Road (Saptagram-Tribeni-Kalna–Katwa Road/Assam Road/Kalna-Katwa Road) via G. T. Road a distance of about 22kms from Bandel, Hooghly towards north and about 25 kms from Kalna and Burdwan towards south. The college enjoys good road connectivity with, different places such as Mogra,Tribeni, Kuntighat, Guptipara, Somra, Kalna and Nabadwip -Dham. The bus-stop is very close to the college gate allows for enhanced connectivity. The Balagarh Rural Hospital is located very near to the college.The college is well connected with Ranaghat, Santipur,Chakdah and different places by water ways.
I extend a hearty welcome to you for seeking admission to this Institution. Here you will find immense opportunity to learn and develop your capabilities by availing a comprehensive and balanced quality education in concordance with the aims and objectives of the Higher Education of the country. The institution offers courses adhering to this viewpoint. This Institution has recorded more than two decades of constant development, in the course of which it has accomplished much. At BBKM we believe that 'education' is a wholesome, holistic exercise. Various extra-curricular and cultural activities happening in our college are aimed at total personality development of the students.
My message is a simple one. Have ambitions and aims untrammeled and your hard work, enthusiasm, resilience laced with knowledge and intellect would take you to any extent you desire. Respect for your teachers and college staff, discipline, focused approach, the notion of compassion and sacrifice for the nation, the passion for cleanliness of your college premises and the environment in general, would definitely go a long way to provide you a blissful and successful life. Endeavor to be best human being while realizing your dreams, by inculcating honesty and integrity.
• To prepare students with strong foundation of discipline in all arenas of learning.
• To develop skills among students for the diversified and fast-changing job market.
• For furthering the endeavor of aspiring students of the region for higher studies, and to encourage life-long learning.
• To inculcate leadership qualities and to nurture the deep sense of social responsibilities for serving the society.
To be an Academia that will transform lives by encouraging human Endeavour and have an impact on the youths of the region by bringing them into the ambit of the contemporary national learning scenario. To embrace the traditional wisdom and value-system of the country as its founding principle and side by side try to inculcate the modern and scientific outlook amongst the learners as well as in the surroundings they belong to.