Government First Grade College, Irakalgada finds its pride of place in the history of Koppal District. It is one of the esteemed government colleges to provide higher education for socially and economically weaker sections of the society. Irakalgada village is a historical place, having famous fort. It is affiliated to Vijayanagara Sri Krishnadevaraya University, Ballari and curriculum is being followed in the entire programme. The curriculum is enriched with experiential and skill based learning for our undergraduate students. The college provides admission and educate eligible students with intend to make them capable and competitive for challenging world. Our college aims to promote academic excellence by imparting quality education to rural women and youths so that they become self-confident, employable and empowered individuals. Our college seeks to serve the values of sincerity, integrity, honesty, compassion and kindness under the sacred orientation. We always try to adopt experiential learning, teaching activities and innovative ideas to overall empowerment of the rural students which leads to compete in the competitive world.
College is located at Irakalgada, a hobli place belongs to Koppal Taluk and district established in the year 2007. The aspirants of our college from the villages of Koppal taluk and neighboring taluks. Our college is easily accessible to rural students because of good transport facilities. As per government norms college collects affordable fees for the rural students. Govt of Karnataka made free education for girl students since 2017-18 this inspires girl students of the rural area opt higher education. The college is considered as one of the best government colleges in the district. The college is well known for its teaching and learning environment. Governement of Karnataka is providing free tablet PC to all UG admitted students which highly motivates and encourages towards our college.
"Quality Education and Academic Excellence for the Empowerment of Rural Students"
The Vision statement of the college is, “To provide qualitative and comprehensive education to become students as responsible citizens, to provide the best graduate program to develop the competence, confidence, discipline, excellence and enable students to inculcate social and moral values”.