Doranda College, Ranchi was established in 1962 by a local philanthropist to offer holistic education in order to equip its graduates for a fast diversifying world. Doranda College which was converted into a constituent unit of Ranchi University in April 1977 is committed to build a unique environment to facilitate the major faculties of Arts, Commerce, Science and Vocational Courses of higher education and also facilitate the relationship between higher education and society. As per the vision and mission of the NAAC, this College was accredited by the NAAC Peer Team on 20th May, 2005. It is one of the Ten NAAC Accredited Constituent Colleges under Ranchi University.
The integration of academic excellence and professional learning is a unique strength of Doranda College. It is constantly striving for high standards in the spreading of knowledge within a dynamic and interactive environment, thereby enabling the students to get distinction and honour in their chosen fields. Its proper planning and commitments are directed towards implementation of new projects, along with open access to the expanding world of technology. The college has started different Vocational courses like BBA, BCA, IT, TTM and OMSP to prepare students to understand and undertake technology and technological innovations.
Doranda College provides rigorous and challenging academic programs, incredible support systems and finest faculty to ensure good education and creation of an environment with the aim of offering balanced and quality education, and using education to act as a tool to fight the growing inequality in India by providing access to quality education to all, particularly the weaker sections of society Doranda College has its own three storied building for arts and commerce faculty with an independent newly built science block funded by Ministry of HRD, Govt. of Jharkhand.
The experienced faculty members utilize their experience and wisdom to create a warm dynamic academic environment. The Teaching effort combines the best of tradition and innovation, providing our students with a solid foundation in every field.