Sharnbasveshwar Collge of Science was started in 1956. This institution is on of the earliest science Colleges in this Hyderbad-Karnatak region. Over the year it has become one of the prestigious institutions as their has been a consistent infrastructure development with both men and material aiming and imparting quality education.
This institution is located on a hill-lock covering an area of about 4-acres. It has a picturesque landscape with bountiful greenery in its surroundings. A person with an inquisitive mind may start wondering how this reputed institute has been in a position to carry out this process of learning and teaching effectively, efficiently and always imbibing the cult of pursing excellence among the teachers and the taught.
Sharnbasveshwar College of Science, functions under the aegis of Sharnbasveshwar Vidya Vardhak Sangha which was founded by Late Poojya Doddappa Appa. Our college was established in 1956 which provides education to students from rural and marginalized populations. It provides relevant and job oriented curriculum with motto of "Service unto others" and developing leadership and self-discipline among students.
The goals and objectives of the curriculum are derived from philosophy of Poojya Dr. Sharanabasavappa Appa. It concentrates upon building a relationship between teachers and students which promotes intellectual, spiritual and moral abilities of the students. It also aims at fostering "Sharana Culture and tradition" among the students while simultaneously equipping them for global competencies.
Our college is an urban grant-in- aid institution affiliated to Gulbarga University. Gulbarga and has received recognisation from UGC under section 2 (f ) and 12B in 1968 and 1972 respectively. The college offers 18 subjects combination at UG and Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application as an evening programme. Our college was the first institution which was Assessed and Accredited in 1999 by the NAAC in the Gulbarga University region and it was reaccredited in 2006. Our college is in pursuit of providing quality education to its total strength of 1000 students. Our college results are quite encouraging. Our students secure at least Two or Three Ranks every year invariably.
We have spacious and well equipped modern laboratories for all subjects Viz. Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Statistics, Electronics and Computer Science. The UGC has funded to purchase the equipments and modernize our laboratories. We have also research laboratories funded by UGC which are used for the Minor & Major research projects under taken by the faculty members.
Our college management has given great priority to provide library facility. We have a big library building with spacious halls meant for reading. It works according to the open access system with more than 40,000 volumes in different subjects. There are more than 13,000 volumes UGC text books which will be lent to students. The book stack is updated time to time. We have separate reading room of magazines and periodicals for girls and boys. Our library is a rich store house of reference materials such as Encyclopedia, Factopedia, general studies and so on. We have subscribed to many important Journals at national and international level. Our library works morning till late night in order to facilitate students to take use of library facilities to the maximum extent.
Our students have availed of many scholarships sponsored by various Government agencies like C. V. Raman merit scholarship, Sanchi Honnamma Merit scholarship for Girls, Department of Collegiate Education, Karnataka Sate Vignana Parishat Scholarship and Department of Science & Technology. Our college has also instituted many scholarships for meritorious students.
As curricular activities help the students to develop their personality which makes them academically sound. So also, co-curricular activities encourage all round development of the students' personality. So all along the academic year we conduct many cultural activities which acts as cultural feast to the young minds.
To keep students engaged in these activities we have Science academy. All the students are the members of the Academy, the office bearers are nominated by the Principal, by considering their academic achievements. Members of faculty guide and advise the students to undertake meaningful activities all along the year.