The historical name of Gubbi is Amaragonda, this is one of the nine taluks in Tumkur district Karnataka state which belongs to the South India.It is also the place of the famous dramatist Nataka Rathna Gubbi Veeranna and Smt. Jayashree, the famous theatre artist.The Government first grade college is located in a convenient extension of the town, with 10 acres of land and the college campus is surrounded by good atmosphere for learning and teaching. Our College is the only recognized one for undergraduate and Post graduation centre in the taluk.
The Govt First Grade College, Gubbi was established in the year 1983, in the beginning it was affiliated to Bangalore University with a modest strength of 79 students and a simple structure at Govt girl’s high school Gubbi. Now this college is affiliated to Tumkur University.The college made rapid strides in terms of both in strength and structure.
The college has got 2F and 12B recognition from UGC and it has also become RUSA funded college and has receives 2 crores grants from MHRD to construct classrooms and to creat modern facilities like Internet and smart classrooms. It has got accridated by NAAC thrice in the years 2004,20011,2018 2ith B+, B and B grade respectivily.