Location and Campus:
J.K.College is situated at Ketika which is in Ward No. 9 of PuruliaMunicipality. With a spacious campus of more than 50 bighas, well fortified, with big classrooms and wide corridors,a huge auditorium gardens and ponds, hostels and a vast play ground, with well- connected cinder-path; J.K. College is 1.5 k.m. from both Purulia Railway Station in South Eastern Railway and Purulia Bus Stand, enjoined with the township through the bypass that connects itself with NH 32.
J.K. College, Purulia boasts of well-equipped Central Library and Laboratories, a fascinating E-class room, and 24 hours water-circulation system and generator facilities for the main campus. With adequate sanitary system, big trees and medical unit, the college makes no compromise with hygienic safe guard. Administrative Building, Teachers’ Common Room, Guest House, Non-teaching Common Room, Students’ Common Room for both Boys and Girls, and Canteen and Gym, J.K. College campus is ideal for a budding mind to develop naturally. The river Kangsabati (popularly known as Kansai) is not far away, and the distant glimpse of the peaks of Ayodhya hills enhance the effect of the beauty of the campus.
Dr. Santanu Chattopadhyay
I have the proud privilege to share my views on Jagannath Kishore College, with whom I have been associated for the last twenty-five years initially as a faculty of Physics, and then as the Principal for the last seven years or so. Founded in 1948, and serving as a premiere institution for higher education in Purulia for over seven decades, this college has followed the motto ‘Shraddhavan Lavate Jnanam’( a faithful person achieves knowledge) to its optimum. In Swami Vivekananda’s words ‘Education is the manifestation of perfection already in man’ –.....