JSS College for Women, B.Rachaiah Double Road, Chamarajanagar

Jagadguru Shri Shivarathreeswara College for women founded and administrated by the JSS Mahavidhyapeetha is one of the premier institutions in the field of higher learning in Karnataka. Established in 1967, the college is affiliated to the University of Mysore. The College was founded by His Holiness Jagadguru Dr. Shri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji with the sole objective of disseminating knowledge in an economically backward region. Jagadguru Dr. Shri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji was a great visionary who knew that empowerment of women is possible only by making them educated. One of the principal reasons for starting the college in this predominantly underdeveloped area is to make higher education easily accessible to economically, socially and culturally marginalized section of the society. The college was been striving hard to fulfill the ideals of this great visionary under the benevolent benediction of the present  Pontiff His Holiness Jagadguru Shri Shivarathri Deshikendra Mahaswamiji, who is also our source of strength and guiding light. 

    The institution is located in a picturesque campus spreading over 15 acres off the B.Rachaiah Double  road. The College has separate blocks for physical sciences, social sciences and commerce and library. Library is recently shifted to a spacious building with the objective of creating congenital and serene atmosphere for students to pursue their studies.
m, laboratories and adequate facilities for sports, games and co curricular activities. The college has well qualified staff who are totally committed and devoted to their work.

    The college imparts education in Arts, Commerce, Science and Post Graduate course in Kannada. The College has well equipped library, reading rooms