Established in 2008, Panchur College, being one of the youngest colleges in the State of West Bengal, has recently completed twelve years of dedicated service towards education among the student community. It has slowly and steadily moved ahead since its inception, to fulfil its goal of providing quality education to all at an affordable cost. From the time of its establishment, it has been trying to fulfil the requirements of higher education in the predominantly minority inhabited locality of Metiaburz - Santoshpur - Maheshtala. It has faced various challenges and difficulties in the last twelve years. But, instead of suppressing its zeal, they have acted as catalysts for its determination to move ahead.
The College aspires to attain new milestones in future through the collective determination and commitment of its staff and the students as well as the support and affection of its well wishers. During the course of the last few years, library facilities have been expanded; students and staff have been provided with internet connectivity, the academic, artistic and literary faculties of the students have been encouraged (through quiz competitions, literary magazines, art competitions both within the college as well as outside), outdoor sports facilities (including participation in inter-college competitions) have been encouraged as well as the integration of NSS and other social as well as community welfare activities. Many other student friendly initiatives like Career-Counselling and Placement-Assistance Programmes have become a part of the student curriculum as well as seminars and conferences have been taking place at regular intervals in order to expand the educational horizon of the students. Introduction of Spoken English and Personality Development Programmes, as well as introduction of further academic as well as extra-curricular and career advancement courses are in the pipeline and shall be implemented soon. The College has been trying to keep pace with the changing demands of higher education and employment through constant innovation. It has also attempted to strike a balance between tradition and modernity on the one hand and discipline and freedom on the other.
The College has been relentlessly striving towards enhance the quality and scope of its educational initiatives and to increase and improve its infrastructural facilities. It tries to provide a platform to its students where they can blend their academic pursuits with their extra-curricular activities for a holistic development of their personalities. Highly motivated faculty members constantly try to upgrade their teaching methods in order to enlarge the mental horizons of their students. The office and other support staff try to provide an atmosphere of efficiency and cordiality to the students which help in the process of learning.
The College is well aware of the fact that in the 21st Century, Innovation and Speed are the key words for survival and growth. Therefore, it has left no stones unturned in order to achieve its objectives and to reach its goals.