Our Mission & Vision
Imparting education for enlightenment and enrichment of the rural masses.
Attaining quality through participation and neighbourhood relation building.
In the early sixties of the last century, the leading founder, a renowned Physician and a worthy son of the soil and a cluster of equally enterprising...Read More
From Principal's Desk
Puras-Kanpur Haridas Nandi Mahavidyalaya is one of the traditional centre of higher learning in Howrah district, West Bengal, India. This was a time when there was no college within the 20 miles square area surrounding this college. Dr. Jitendra Nath Nandi, a renowned Physician – a worthy son of the soil, established this college on 29.09.1966 with a mission to provide the education up to level of graduation to students from economically backward families, specially to female students and students from backward and minority classes who could not send their wards to the cities. The college drew its name from the twin villages Puras and Kanpur as it was located at the junction of the two villages. It is a co-educational non-government grant-in-aid type degree college, under affiliation of the University of Calcutta and recognized by the University Grant Commission under 2f & 12B. The college has enrolled nearly one thousand students and for their teaching and...