This multi-faculty College was started as a private institution in 1976 but in the same year it was provincialised. Since then it has never looked back. It is located on the foothills of Shivalik hills on the gateway of the Garhwal and Kumaon Divisions. It is situated on the right bank of the roaring Kosi river on Ramnagar- Nainital Road with an area of 14.50 hectares.Since its inception it has emerged as an important center of Higher education. It is a Co-educational institution having Arts, Science and Commerce faculty as well as several career oriented courses. Gradually it has been upgraded as Post Graduate College. It is imparting PG in almost all disciplines of Arts, Science and Commerce. It is affiliated to the Kumaon University, Nainital.
Ours is an institution that was included in  Section 2f 12 (B) of the University Grants Commission in 1989. It was accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council and was granted B+ grading by the same.

Ramnagar town was established and settled by Commissioner H. Ramsay in 1856-1884. During the British Rule tea gardens were developed in Ramnagar and nearby villages in Uttarakhand. Ramnagar is situated in the rich farm belt of Terai, on the southeastern fringes of the great forests. The busy market town of Ramnagar is the main administrative centre for Corbett  National Park and Project Tiger. Ramnagar is connected with motorable roads as well as railway networks. One can do fishing in the Kosi  River or do jungle safari in Corbett national park. Ramnagar is also famous for Litchi farming Litchi of Ramnagar is Exported to many countries. The ancient name of the place was Ahichhatra the capital of Northern Panchala of Mahabharata times.  But these tea gardens have been closed since a long time.

Jim Corbett National Park is situated in the  district of Uttarakhand. Jim Corbett National park is the oldest national park in India which got established in 1936 as Hailey  National park. After Indias independence the park was named as Ramganga National Park but later in 1956, it was renamed after Jim Corbett - the famous hunter turned conservationist and author, who played a major role in the establishment of national park. Jim Corbett National park is one of the renowned Wildlife Sanctuary in India.
The park contains 488 different species of plants and wide variety of wild life including elephant, tiger, chital, Sambar Deer, nilgai, gharial, King Cobra, muntjac, wild boar, hedgehog, common musk shrew, flying fox, Indian Pangolin, and around 600 species of birds. Jim Corbett  National Park covers an area of 521 square kilometers.
Jim Corbett National Park is a Wildlife Sanctuary (National Park) famous as weekend getaway break destination for Jungle Safari, Jeep Elephant Safari, Bird watching and adventure activities.

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