JSS College, RP Road, Nanjangud

JSS College of Arts, Commerce & Science, Nanjangud was established in the year 1968 by JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysore-04. The College has been recognized under 2(f) and 12(B) by the UGC. The College has been imparting education for rural students by involving qualified and dedicated faculties and administrative staff. The college is equipped with good academic and physical infrastructure. The College is situated in Nanjangud town-Known as “Dakshina Kashi” where devotees worship Lord Srikanteshwara. Our college is a temple for the assimilation of knowledge. The college has been making sincere effort for the cause of general education and rendering yeomen service for social, economic & cultural transformation in accordance with the Vision and Mission for nearly four decades. The unprivileged and underprivileged students have been benefited from the college and they have brought laurels to our college. Many of our students have occupied high positions in the society. The college has the vision of producing self-reliant and responsible citizens by following the principles-“WORK IS WORSHIP” and “KNOWLEDGE IS POWER”, the message of His Holiness Dr. Sri Sri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji, the Founder President of JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysore - 04. His Holiness Sri Sri Shivarathri Deshikendra Mahaswamiji, the 24th pontiff of Sri Suttur Math, is the President of our organization. Under his able guidance and supervision, the college is striving to achieve its goals of Vision and Mission to reach the heights of excellence.

Now the main task is to face challenges of the 21st century without loosing the values and tradition of the institution.  Apart from the emphasis on general education, the college has given importance to inculcate moral and spiritual values among rural students. Our endeavor is to reach greater heights in the field of higher education.   The College has been offering B.A., B.Com, BBM and B.Sc programmes and Add on Course on Human Resource Management as per the Regulations of the University of Mysore, Mysore.

Vision and Mission


Strive to achieve greater heights in Higher Education. To bring out the best in young Men & Women by providing Value Based, Career Oriented Education and create Self- Reliant Global Citizens.


  • To plan and continuously provide necessary infrastructural and learning resources for Quality Education.
  • To help students in achieving Academic Excellence.
  • To uphold the glorious tradition of our National Heritage in global scenario.
  • To stimulate activities in strengthening professional competency of Teaching and Non-teaching staff.
  • To involve employers, employees, students, alumni, NGO’s and the general public in the activities of the institution.
  • To establish a system for communication amongst students, alumni, management, employees and the society at large to create a healthy atmosphere for vision oriented growth.
  • To update the knowledge of students through quality education and make them responsible citizens.
  • To introduce need based courses under self-financing scheme relevant to the demand of the time and market requirement.


  • To adapt and excel in general education.
  • To impart quality education to mould the holistic personality of rural students.
  • To ignite the young minds by changing and synchronizing their energies and nurture their hidden talents for National development.
  • To sensitize the rural students so as to imbibe human values and create a healthy atmosphere for learning.
  • To promote the attitude for intellectual growth and develop skills necessary for self reliance.
  • To promote national integration and achieve the goals enshrined in our constitution.
  • To bridge the gap between knowledge and development in social, cultural and scientific aspects of privileged and under privileged sections of our society.