V.M.S.R.V. Arts, Science and
V.M. Commerce College, Hungund.
Geographically Hungund is a Taluka place of Bagalkot District, in Karnatak state. It is a place of religious and historical significance. Once Hungund was known as the Mountain of Gold [ Honna-gunda ], predominantly inhabited by agriculturists. To get rid of educational backwardness in this rural area, Vijaya Mahantesh Vidyavardhak Sangha which runs our college was established in the year 1915 with the Blessings of His Holiness Shri Vijaya Mahantesh Swamiji of Chittargi Samsthana math. This pioneer and premier educational organization is fulfilling the educational and cultural thrust of the rural population, community right from the pre-primary level to the graduate level. Behind the inception of this educational institution, there is a selfless service of many philanthropists of Hungund especially Kayakayogi Math Guruji. Now our Sangha runs successfully 19 institutions.
|| Our college came into being in 1967. Behind the inception of this college were the vision, foresight and relentless efforts of Shri Matha Guruji, Shri Siddhappa Kadapatti , Shri Sanganna Nagaral, Shri Shankarappa Nagaral, Shri Basappa Ganjihal, Shri Rudrappa Angadi, Shri Panduranga Bagalkot, Shri Ranganath Jandari and others.
Padmabhushan Dr.D.C.Pavate and also blessings of His Holiness Shri Mahant Swamiji.
Shri Siddappa Kadapatti was the founder Chairman of our Sangha . The succeeding Chairmen were Shri S.B.Nagaral ex. Minister, Shri Sanganna B,Nagaral, Shri Shivasangappa Kadapatti, Shri Veernna charantimath and Shri Basavaraj Kadapatti.
Now Shri Veeranna Charantimath M.L.A is the Chairman of our Sangha.
Shri B.B.Hendi was the founder Principal of our college. The succeeding principals were Shri V.N.Uppin, Dr. B.S. Hasarani, Shri. P.N.Khatavkar, Shri, M.V. Hiremath, Shri, R.N. Mulla and Shri, M.C. Akki.
Now Shri, L.H. Kalmath is working principal of our college.
The college campus is situated at the outskirts of the town on chittawadagi road. It is spread on 21 acres of land. It has five independent building complexes, Administrative block, lecture halls, well-equipped laboratories, well stocked library, canteen and hostels in lush green pollution free environment. The college is known for its excellent performance in both academic and co-curricular activities. It has a spacious play-ground and a gymnasium. Even though it is with rural background, it boasts of totally 9 ranks to KUD and 44 University blues. It has also experience of taking leadership in organizing regional and sports activities from time to time. All these activities made to accredit our college by NAAC with B++ grade during the academic year 2004-05.
| SIGNIFICANCE OF THE EMBLEM:
||Our college emblem contains ‘Jyoti’ at the centre, which symbolizes wisdom to be attained through knowledge. The type of knowledge being imparted in this temple of learning is symbolized by the open book and microscope. This knowledge leads the devotees to realise ‘Satyam Shivam Sundaram’ (Truth, Goodness and Beauty) ‘ Om’, ‘Swastik’ and ‘Shatasthala’ are the auspicious marks which speak of spiritual power to be imbibed in the present.
This college was started with dire need of well organized educational institution to accelerate the educational development in this rural area.
Revered Gurubasavaryu Math Guruji, the founder father of our institution devoted his whole life to the cause of education. His dream was to impart higher education to the rural aspirants and make them enlightened by seeking modern education coupled with spiritual values. Ignorance, superstition can be got rid off only by attaining wisdom through knowledge.
The vision of our college is to create human being to fit in themselves in an ideal society by inculcating human values such as love, affection, co-operation, fraternity, tolerance, selflessness and universal brother hood.
To inculcate in young people social, cultural and moral values by imparting education and make them responsible citizens.
- To impart education to the rural students of the drought prone area and enlighten them.
- To develop all round personality of the student; mental, physical, moral and spiritual.
- To develop character, co-operation, discipline, leadership, secular outlook, patriotism and selfless service amongst the youth.
- To guide the youths in seeking employment opportunities.
- To make them aware of the socio-economic problems of the country.
- To motivate the students, to use modern technology in the field of education.
- To enable the students to be socially responsive to be prospective, to be useful citizens and to achieve required competency and excellence.
- To inculcate in students creative talents and skills