The Government College, Kalaburagi is one of the oldest and leading institutions of higher learning in the educationally backward area of Hyderabad Karnataka region. The institution caters to the needs of socially and economically backward students of this area. Over 80% of students of the college belong to SC/ST/OBC/Minority community. About 40% of the students are girl students. College has adequate infrastructure, canteen & sports facilities and well qualified faculty to impart good education to students.
Assessing the institution on several parameters of quality, the NAAC has re-accredited Government College, Kalaburagi with ‘A' Grade in 2012. It is the only government college in the entire Hyderabad Karnataka region which has been re-accredited with 'A' grade by NAAC. It is the Fifth government college in the entire state to achieve such feat.