The college was established in 1961 under the aegis of Dhamangaon Education Society- the oldest institution in Vidarbha Region catering to the needs of education from 1914. Situated on its own spacious campus on Anjansingi Road, It is affiliated to Sant Gadge Baba, Amravati University, Amravati. and it offers instructions through English and Marathi medium. The teaching departments are manned by competent staff, and are provided with modern, well-equipped laboratories. The administrative section has been partially computerized, so that maintenance and retrieval of records has become easy.
In 1961 this college started with faculty of arts & commerce only. However, the science faculty was added to it during 1972. Presently, this college is a multidisciplinary one, with B.A., B.Com.(Marathi and English medium), B.Sc., B.C.A., M.A. (Economics), M.Com. M.C.M., M.Sc. in Mathematics, Microbiology and Electronics, Ph.D. in Botany , Microbiology and Electronics, Jr. College of Science, Arts & Commerce education. The college is a pioneer to start Microbiology & Computer education in entire Vidarbha region from 1979 and 1987 respectively. Presently it has Computer Science as one of the electives in faculties of Science & Commerce as well, career oriented courses in Web designing and office automation, Clinical Laboratory Technology and Information Technology (IT) as elective subject as Junior College level. A faculty in Computer Centre is also available where various short-term courses are organized frequently. It was also a recognized Network Access Center (NAC) for MS-CIT course of state Government.
The aim & spirit of the College, besides imparting quality education, is to cater to the needs of the rural youths in developing their overall personality. The summer camps organised periodically are instrumental in arousing the spirit of nationality & secularism in them .
Students of this college come out with flying colors which of course is a prestigious factor. Our students have brought laurels by fetching prizes, even topping the list, at National Level Essay Competition organized by Bhabha Atomic Research Center, Mumbai during last few years. It may not be out of place to add here that probably this is the only college in the region participating in this National Level Competition consistently from 1996.
The department of Games & Sports is very active. It is due to their able guidance and constant efforts many of the students could excel in various events. Students are not only selected in University teams but also in District, State level teams.