Ram Krishna College, situated at the foothills of Himalaya and in the Heartland of Mithilanchal, was established in 1940 by Baboo Ram Krishna Purbey. He envisioned a dream of establishing a high class educational Institution; an Institution that would mould and guide future generations to enlightenment; this dream has come a long way in the last seven decades.
This premier College was established as an under Graduate College in August 1940 and was affiliated to Patna University in 1941. Thenceforth, it started teaching in Arts, Science and Commerce catering to the academic needs of the people of this boarder district and parts of Nepal. This College became a Constituent unit of Lalit Narayan Mithila University in 1975.
The College got recognized under 2(f) of UGC act in 1992. On account of excellent academic performances Post Graduate studies started here in 1983. At present, the College imparts Post Graduate education to students across all the three faculties i.e. Arts, Science and Commerce. Of late, the University has granted affiliation for P.G. Diploma and P.G. Degree in Human Rights Education on the recommendation of University Grants Commission, New Delhi.
Spread over 39 acres of land this college has more than 10,000 students on rolls. The college has a self financing course in Bio-Technology Honours. The college encourages teachers to attend refresher and orientation courses and seminars and other career enhancing activities. It is a centre for research supervision to aspiring scholars. A number of Major & Minor research projects in Science and Social Sciences, sponsored by UGC are also running under the supervision of experienced and talented faculty members.
The college organizes extension activities related to community development in a number of areas like Social work, environmental awareness, AIDS awareness, Literacy, Health & Hygiene awareness, Blood donation camps and Relief Camps, population growth and child care etc. The extension activities are carried by NSS and NCC units.
The College has adequate classrooms and Laboratories which are spacious enough to meet the requirements of the students. The College has separate Arts, Science and Commerce blocks, Administrative block, general library, auditorium, common room, Women Hostel and Residential quarters for teachers. The rich general library has nearly 60,000 text books and reference books for the use of Students and faculty members.
The college has ample facility for indoor and outdoor games as well. It gives all kinds of support to the players for participating in the Inter University and Zonal tournaments. Some of our students have successfully participated in State and National level tournaments with achievements. For the development of Sports activities, the college administration has started to construct a sports hall for indoor games. The construction of basketball, lawn tennis court, cricket pitch for training and Morrum Volleyball court is under process.
The college hosts IGNOU study centre with under graduate and Post graduate degrees in Arts and Commerce, Diplomas and Certificate Programmes. The College has been assessed by the National Assessment & Accreditation council and has been accredited with B++ Grade. R.K.College, Madhubani is one of the associate Colleges of Foundation for Academic Excellence & Access (FAEA), New Delhi to help and secure social justice for students belonging to underprivileged section of the society. The College is running an Entry in Services and Remedial Courses granted by UGC, New Delhi.
R.K.College, Madhubani is fully equipped with scientific gadgets that too when it is located in the most socially and economically backward area of Bihar. The entire Campus has Wi-Fi facility; office and campus are under the surveillance of CCTV. All Departments and Offices are connected with EPBAX- Intercom facility. Students and the staff utilize these modern facilities in order to attain the academic excellence. All care is taken to prevent ragging within the campus.