Government First Grade College,Arsikere which, came into being in the year 2006 under the Department of Collegiate Education, Government of Karnataka and affiliated to University of Mysore with Arts, Science, Management and Commerce curriculum. Presently this college holds more than 434 students and offers Co-Education under Graduate Degree courses viz, B.A., B.Sc., B.Com. And B.B.M. The College is popular due to its effective teaching and learning processes. The Campus with 10 acres of land is situated 3 km away from the town very close to B H Road. The goal of the college is to inculcate quality in every phase of learning the vision of the college is integrated development Apart from curricular programmes the college has been providing computer application, spoken English, Environments studies& Constitution of India.
The College has a very strong social capital, networking with several illustrious old students who guide the college in their own way. The last four years have fetched lakhs from the government and other agencies, through this social network. The money has been put to good use in developing infrastructure like labs, classrooms, along with Canteen. Seven teachers labour amongst the youth to inculcate the values of Arts, Commerce & Administration zeal along with socially inclusive concerns. The teachers, who describe themselves as lifelong learners, prefer the method of experience to the method of the book. The campus is a confluence of teachers with variety of skills and experiences in diverse fields, offering students abundant academic wealth. For the sake of numbers this translates to 6 M.Phils.