About Nehru College

All About us

Nehru College, Shafqatnagar

Nehru College is recognized as one of the premier academic institutions in the state. It stands tall in public esteem and also in the memories of its alumni, many of whom are now prominent figures in government, business and industry, the media and education. Students grown up here and excelled in the chosen areas of their interests, be it academics, sports, or extra-curricular activities..

The College was established in 1965 by late Mr. Shafaqat Hussain. It was affiliated to bhagalpur University upto degree standard in 1965 with effect from the session 65-66. It developed and started functioning as an affilated college imparting instruction in the faculties of Arts,Sscience and Commerce.In the year 1980, the college was taken over by l.N Mithila University, Darbhanga. After the Division of L.N. Mithila University, DarBganga, in 1992 it has been functioning as a constitute unit of B.N. Mandal university , Madhepura.

The College provides a liberal, lively and competitive environment enabling students to carve out a niche for themselves in their chosen arenas. Besides the infrastructural facilities, the strength of the College lies in its congenial and enriching atmosphere, which plays a crucial role in maintaining the excellent record the College is renowned for. Generations of students who have been groomed in this College have excelled in different walks of life, with the years spent in the College providing them a solid foundation on which they could craft their success. The College is committed to providing the leadership and direction for the times ahead in every sphere of human enterprise and endeavor.

At Nehru College, we believe in holistic education that goes beyond achieving academic excellence, and vocational training. Our philosophy is to realize the overall intellectual, creative, cultural and socio-political growth and development of both the students and the college community in its entirety. The College invites all students irrespective of gender, caste, religion and physical challenges to make us a rich and varied community. The College offers a wide range of courses, extra-curricular activities and technologically advanced facilities accessible to the faculty, the students and the support staff. Here, each individual is encouraged to step beyond the confines of academic and administrative disciplines to explore and intervene in the larger interests.

Our Features


There is a well furnished palatial hostel in the premises of the college.


There is a big field in the college where various kinds of games played.


There is one unit of N.S.S. also for the accommodation of 100 students only.


We have a health center where counselling and first aid are provided.


The college has a rich library with a reading room attached to it.


The College is developing modern libraries with all necessary facilities