The Karnataka State Muslim Federation®, a State level organisation, is having its branches in every district of the Karnataka, with eminent persons drawn from every walk of life attached to it. They include educationalist, industrialist, social workers and philanthropists. For catering the needs of the down-trodden, the KSMF has started many educational Institutions and is planning to start many more such Institutions. Promoting educational Institutions and imparting quality education to the Muslim Minorities in particular and others in general is one of its main objectives.
HKBK Group of Institution was conceived to impart quality education in the society. I am proud to say that the College is unique in imparting value based education and our students are well placed in organizations of repute both in India and abroad. The Institution aims to guide the youth towards an enriching creativity and love towards learning, the right attitude, interests in sports, cultural activities and essential skills. The Institution also plays a vital role to nurture each student’s individual personalities, talents, to develop their inherent strengths. The Institution is also determined to provide the best possible educational experience through excellence in teaching and research activities for today’s students and graduates of tomorrow who will move the human race towards responsible progression in the years to come. It is dedicated to honing young minds and producing conscientious individuals who will serve the society, state and country. This achievement is possible mainly through the strong commitment and dedication of the management and faculty who mould the students to face global challenges with the support of our state-of-art infrastructure. The future of our country depends on the outlook and behaviour of our students. The graduates emerging from the portals of an educational Institution possess at least minimal moral values. The Institution is a platform to mould the student to be model acceptable by the society. They should not only excel in the subject matter, but also develop their traits and add value to life and should become a role model for the future generations.
HKBK Degree College at No. 6/1, Cantonment Railway Station Road, Bangalore, is one of the Institutions of HKBK Group of Institutions, which comprises of HKBK College of Engineering, HKBK B-School and M. I. Pre-University College, A group which has nourished young minds and produced valuable professionals from over a decade. A combination of quality education, the finest facilities and teaching excellence makes it a preferred destination for students from across the country and the world. HKBK Degree College, previously known as K.S.M.F First Grade College was Registered on 29th of Sep. 1996 & Established in the year 1997 with B.A and B.Com Courses (Day and Evening College). Now, after striving hard, the College has BBM and BCA courses apart from B.Com, with strength of more than 60 students in all the three disciplines. From the past three years, all the 200 seats allotted as intake from Bangalore University for our College has been completely filled with demand for more admissions.
HKBK Degree College is affiliated to Bangalore University Bangalore. College is situated in the heart of the city nearby to Cantonment Railway Station and easily accessible by Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) City bus service from any part of the city. On Institution’s request, the public transport buses have put up a bus stop opposite to the College. This is very helpful for the students commuting from far off places in the city, especially for girl students. The College building is four storied with basement and consists of 15 spacious class rooms, one Board room, one Sports officer room, separate toilets for boys and girls, one Central Library with more than 6000 books, (local, national and International authors), many journals, DELNET, magazines, newspapers, etc., two BCA Laboratories, three Staff rooms, three Store rooms, four Administrative office rooms, one College Management room, and a large Seminar hall with overhead & LCD projector and sound system for conducting seminars / College functions / placements, etc. Unlimited Internet facilities provided to staff and students in the campus. 24hrs power back-generators installed at the Institution for maintaining continuous power supply for the entire campus, Prayer room, Cable TV connection installed in the Business lab of B.Com& BBM students to enhance their knowledge in the day to day business development across the globe. The Institution has taken every measure for prevention of fire under any circumstances. We have installed 15 No’s. of different types of fire extinguishers in the entire campus for safety of students, staff and the entire infrastructure of the Institution.
The main goal & aim of the HKBK Degree College is to ensure that each and every student in the Society, irrespective of Caste, Creed, Sex, Race, etc. is provided the best opportunity to under the graduation courses & qualitative education with modern infrastructure offered by the Institution. The Institution also ensures that each and every student who has taken admission completes his/ her course of study without any financial hurdles or any sort of hindrance and completes their course in flying colours to stand high in the modern world to compete with the tasks ahead when they move out of Institution. Every Academic year, the Institution has a policy to cover all the Staff and Students under an
The Management also conducts a survey annually through reliable sources among all the Colleges in the vicinity of this Institution and takes the input of those sources with regard to the facilities provided and the fees charged by those Institutions for the courses they offer in their Institutions. After receiving the complete information, the Management analyses taking a cautious decision while fixing the most affordable fee structure for the courses that it offers. By fixing such low fee structure with the maximum facilities in the Institution, the students are provided the best quality of education at a low cost while also reducing the financial burden of their parents. The Management conducts a survey annually through reliable sources among all the Colleges in the vicinity of this Institution and takes the input of those sources with regard to the percentage of marks in the qualifying examination obtained by the prospective student in their Institution. Through such surveys it has been found that many Institutions have fixed a certain percentage of marks above the minimum qualifying marks (35%) as prescribed by the Affiliated Bangalore University in their previous qualifying examination for admission in their Institutions.
The Institution helps students those who are below average to get good education, the Institution provides ample opportunity to the students for making the payment of their course annual fees to our Institution in equal EMI, which will reduce the financial burden on the parents. At the time of taking admission in the Institution, the parents and students are given the choice to pay the admission & course fees fixed by the Institution according to their facilities within the academic year. This renders a great help to the parents of students who belong to the financially backward classes, due to which such students are able to cope up and take admissions and continue their studies without having any concern about the financial burden which results in a few drop-outs. This has been proven through the admission slots being filled in all the three courses to the maximum.
With a firm commitment to achieve its mission, no stone has been left unturned in providing the very best of facilities to the Students. However, the management strongly believes that a truly outstanding institution is characterized not just by facilities, but by the uniqueness of its approach and the methodology it adopts in imparting knowledge. Rigorous and excellent academic approach that is as innovative as it is structured courses delivered by eminent faculties, guest lecturers, which collectively make academics at HKBK Degree College a truly enriching and outstanding experience. A strong academic orientation lays the foundation for life-long learning ingraining, in the youth of the contemporary world, advantages of the benefits and values associated with globalization and privatization. The orientation programme held in the Institution is held with an aim to enable the faculty members and aids used in the classroom to encourage them to use the in-campus facilities and services, library and laboratories and to make them aware of the stationery supplies and other services available in the College. The programme also focuses on academic and personal counselling, equipping students with necessary study skills required for academic setting, thus enabling students to adjust to different methods of teaching. NRI / Foreign Students are assisted to understand Indian culture, its social values so that they can adapt themselves to the local conditions without the adverse impact of a cultural shock. In the Self Study Report, we have given an account of various activities and programmes the college has been conducting with the purpose of imparting quality education. The purpose of running this Institution is to prepare its students for life by giving them not only academic enrichment but also by inculcating in them moral and spiritual values and to train them in our own way so as to make them good citizens and social leaders.