It was the ardent zeal for the advancement of upper education that prompted the individuals of South Bankura to ascertain Khatra college (H.S. Unit) in 1976. The University of Burdwan has granted affiliation to Degree college referred to as " Khatra Adibasi Mahavidyalaya " in 1979 to introduce in its premises 2 courses, Arts and Commerce (General). the college was inaugurated by the Honourable Chief Minister, Govt. of West Bengal, Sri Jyoti Basu on November eighteen, 1979. With this August inauguration, a replacement era had its starting within the sphere of upper education during this educationally backward belt. The transformation of this faculty from Khatra college (H.S. Unit) to "Khatra Adibasi Mahavidyalaya" features a superb history of its own and inclusion of the term "Adibasi" is simply - the mark of a sincere tribute to heroic rebellion of the tribals of this belt against British Rulers some one hundred twenty five years before . The long drawn struggle has gone down in history as a good event, widely referred to as the "Santal Vidroha" . The establishment is committed to inculcation into the mindsets of the scholars the sense of freedom from all prejudices and demand of enhancing human values with the utmost care and a focus.
As a co-educational establishment, Khatra college (H.S. Unit) started its onward journey with the upper Secondary section and afterward with all non-teaching employees, movable and non-movable assets are unified with this establishment being rename“KhatraAdibasiMahavidyalaya”.
|Institute Type||Private College|
|Name of the Institute||Khatra Adivasi Mahavidyalaya - KAM|
|Location||Bankura, West Bengal|
|Affiliated||Bankura University - BU|