Subarnarekha Mahavidyalaya is situated in a picturesque and echo friendly environment on the banks of golden river “Subarnarekha” in Jhargram Sub-Division of Pashchim Medinipur. The natural spot is surrounded by the boundary of Orissa on one side and Jharkhand state in the other, comprising the blocks of Beliabarah, Nayagram, Jamboni and Sankrail.As there was no scope of higher education within a radius of 45Kms.
The intellectual polity and such learners of higher education began dreaming of an institution of higher education and it was due to their endeavor and hard labour which bare fruit in the farm of Subarnarekha Mahavidyalaya which was established on 7th September 1986 on the land donated by Nayabasan Janakalyan Vidyapeeth.
Subarnarekha Mahavidyalaya was established in 1988 with an aim to spread higher education in this rural agricultural belt adjacent to Pashchim Medinipur. This college at present imparts higher education in B.A.Honours,B.Sc.General and B.Com.Hons&Pass(viz,Anthropology,Bengali,English,Geography,History,Sanskrit and Santali)(Two subjects (excluding the subjects in which Honours course is taken) taking one from any two of the above groups.B.Sc. General: These subjects taking one from any three of the following groups: Group A:Economics, Group B:Anthropology,GroupC:Mathematics,Group D:Geography,B.Com. (Hons) and B.Com. (Pass): As per University Guidelines.