The opening of a Women's College in the town of Bhanjanagar was materialised on 2 nd July,1981 by the incessant endeavour of eminent personalities of Bhanjanagar. The first Governing Body was formed with Shri Somanath Rath, the then Speaker of Orissa Legislative Assembly as President, Late Shri Sachidananda Rath, the then S.D.O. of Bhanjanagar as working President, Shri L.N. Das, Advocate as Secretary and Late Shri M.S. Pattnaik, an eminent Social worker as Treasurer. At the initial stage i.e. during the session 1981-82, the college started functioning in the premises of Bhanja Sahitya Parishad with 38 students and Miss J.J.Patro, Retired Reader in Home Science as Principal.