|Government College for Men was established in the year 1971 in the Kurnool district of Andhra Pradesh. It is affiliated to Rayalaseema University Kurnool. The college offers numerous undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the arts, science and commerce streams. There are also various certificate and add on courses that the students of this college can avail of. The courses are available in both English as well as Telugu medium. With its own land and building and a full-fledged set up since 1993, the college is quite popular with the student population of the Kurnool region and beyond. Located centrally in Kurnool, the college has a sprawling campus with beautiful lush green gardens and buildings. The college provides a good platform especially to the students from marginalized and rural strata of the society. With a CGPA rating of 2.75, the college has a NAAC Accreditation valid up to 14.7.2024.|
Infrastructure Government College for Men has the usual infrastructure required for every UGC approved college. It has spacious classrooms, laboratories for all the science disciplines, a library, computer labs and a well established IT infrastructure. It has provisions for virtual classrooms as well. It has good sports facilities, cultural activities and opportunities for students to participate in NCC, NSS and various college clubs like eco-club, nature club, and literary club. The students are taken for field trips and get to participate in various on-the-job training, internship and student exchange programs. To help the students on various fronts, the college has a grievance redressal cell and a career guidance cell that helps the students in getting placed.
The college also has facilities for its physically challenged students. More than 60% of the buildings have facilities like lifts, ramps, walking aids, wheelchairs and specially designed toilets for such students.
Add on courses Other than the basic courses in the field of arts, science and commerce on the usual subjects, the college offers numerous short term courses that help the students in uplifting themselves on various aspects. Some of these courses are on communication skills, soft skills, analytical skills, ethics and human values, environmental studies and entrepreneurship. Similarly, there are certificate courses on subjects like tally in commerce, soft skills, bouquet presentation and MATLAB, a programming language for computing skills.