K. O. College, Gumla was established in 1960 by local philanthropists to offer holistic education in order to equip its graduates for a fast diversifying world. K.O. College which was converted into a constituent unit of Ranchi University in April 1977 is committed to build a unique environment to facilitate the major faculties of Arts, Commerce, Science and Vocational Courses of higher education and also facilitate the relationship between higher education and society. The integration of academic excellence and professional learning 'is a unique strength of K.O. College. It is constantly striving for high standards in the spreading of knowledge within a dynamic and interactive environment, thereby enabling the students to get distinction and honour in their chosen fields. Its proper planning and commitments are directed towards implementation of new projects, along with open access to the expanding world of technology. The college has started some Vocational courses like BCA and B Ed to prepare students to understand and undertake technology and technological innovations & trying to provide with School teachers with vision respectively. K. O. College provides rigorous and challenging academic programs, incredible support systems and competent faculty to ensure good education and creation of an environment with the aim of offering balanced and quality education, and using education to act as a tool to fight the growing inequality in India by providing access to quality education to all, particularly the weaker sections of society The College has three separate sprawling campuses with separate spacious buildings for Arts, Science, Commerce, B.Ed. faculties, Hostels for Boys and Girls, Playground with a plain to develop them into Astroturf stadium .The campuses are lush green that suits to the health and mind of teachers and students.
Prof. Jitbahan Baraik
K. O. College, Gumla