Srikishan Sarda College, Hailakandi, was established on 18th September 1950. It is one of the premier institutions of higher education and providing quality education to the students of the district of Hailakandi and also the students from surrounding districts and neighbouring states as well. The college is situated at a very convenient place of Hailakandi with all sorts of transport facilities.
The donor of the land of the college was Late Pratap Chandra Nath and the founder Principal of the college was Late Sisir Kar Shastri. Initially the college was started with Arts Stream and it was affiliated to Gauhati University in the year 1956. The college started progressing by leaps and bounds and in course of tim e science stream was opened to cater to the needs of the students. Since its humble beginning, the college has been endeavouring hard to spread the light of higher education among the students and to lift the humanity from the bog and morass of ignorance. At present the college is equipped with Classrooms alongwith Smart Classroom, Science laboratories, Auditorium hall, Computer laboratories, Seminar hall, Central library, NSS., Sports Cell, Health Services, NCC and experienced faculty members.
The college is now affiliated to Assam University, Silchar, a Central University constituted under the Act XII of parliament in the year 1994. The College has been reaccredited as Grade ‘A’ with CGPA 3.12 by the NAAC in 2011.
The college has been provided with STAR COLLEGE Scheme by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), New Delhi. All the Science departments of the college are now supported by DBT under STAR COLLEGE Scheme. Moreover, Department of Science and Technology (DST) has extended its academic support to the science department of the college under its North East Special FIST programme.
Besides, funding agencies like UGC, RUSA, MSDP and Chief Ministers’ fund have granted necessary amount of fund for the academic and infrastructural development of the college.
The college started constructing new RCC building demolishing the old and worn out Assam type classrooms. Along with this construction work, we have also taken a keen interest to digitise our central library. Besides, as per the suggestion of NAAC, a language laboratory is going to be opened so as to develop the language skill of the students.
To improve the health and to develop the sense of unity, brotherhood and sportsmanship among the students, we are going to construct a stadium in the open field of the college under Khelo India National Programme, Ministry of Youth Affairs, Govt, of India.