Kurseong College, a co-educational institute of higher learning with all the three streams of Arts, Commerce and Science, was established in the year 1967 with an objective of providing undergraduate level education to the people of Kurseong Sub-Division and the surrounding areas of hills, Terai and Dooars. The motto of the College since its inception has always been “Akash tira Pakheta Chalon, Prithvi Basera”, which literally means “Spread your wings with your feet on the earth”. In other words, to provide quality education to help our students to excel themselves in life and become successful as well as good human beings.

The College holds special position not only in Darjeeling district but also in whole North Bengal for its wide academic offerings, enviable faculty and multicultural ambience. As a Govt.-aided college recognized by UGC and affiliated to University of North Bengal, Kurseong College always tries to keep the spirit of academics high and become the best place of higher education in the “Land of White Orchids”, i.e. Kurseong.