Mahatma Gandhi Memorial College was founded in the year 1949. It was established by the late Dr. T.M.A. Pai, architect of modern Manipal. MGM is one of the largest and the most respected colleges in the Karnataka. MGM offers with Arts, Science and Commerce programs in the district. The college has state of the infrastructure with all essential facilities at the campus. The college offers with PG, Degree and Diploma courses in the above respective fields to the students. In addition it also offers with UGC sponsored certificate & diploma in career oriented programs. The faculty of the institute is experienced and qualified in their respective filed.
Facts and Figures:
The library of college is well stocked and has a reading room it is in an area of about 13,037 Sq. ft (carpet area). It has more than 74000 books in different language about 125 magazines, 25 periodicals and subscribed to about 10 dailies.
The college has a well equipped computer centre. It has about 150 computers, scanners, laptops LCD with latest software. 15 computers have broadband connection.
The college also gives scholarships to the students. It gives number of scholarships like Fee concessions to the students whose parents income is below Rs. 11,000/- per year, Govt. of India National Merit & Loan scholarships, Scholarships to BCT/BCM /SC /BT/ST / Special Groups and Physically Challenged and many more. Students have to fill a form to get the scholarships.
Clubs at the college
There are number of clubs at the college which students can join some of clubs at college are commerce club, hobby club, fine arts club etc.
How to Reach
2 Kms from Udipi Railway Station
Why to Join Mahatma Gandhi Memorial College?
1. Boasting a series of research projects for student exposure: Mahatma Gandhi Memorial College facilitates research facility for the students. A number of students take part in the research on timely basis. The College has been sanctioned with different research projects by various funding bodies like, UGC, ICSSR, DSIR, ICAI, Institute of Historical Research, etc. On a fortunate side, the college is also collaborating with them.