Taradevi Harakh Chand Kankaria Jain College, a self financed minority college, affiliated to the University of Calcutta, was established in 2006 by Shree S.S.Jain Sabha. The institution is christened after two renowned personalities
Late Taradevi Kankaria and Shri Harakh Chand Kankaria.
The college shares a large campus of 30351.52 square meters land with a green environment all around. It comprises a large G+4 well constructed building with 34 class rooms, laboratories and library, administrative block, teachers' rooms, separate common rooms for boys and girls, audio-visual room, multipurpose hall, board room and a large cafeteria. To enhance sports activities the institute has constructed volleyball and basketball courts and a playground as well.
The college runs undergraduate courses in science, arts and commerce under the curriculum of University of Calcutta. To maintain standard quality education the college has appointed young and dynamic qualified teachers and the experienced superannuated teachers as well.