Ram Krishna college, Madhubani, a Co-educational constituent college of Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga situated at the foothills of the Himalaya and in the heartland of Mithila, was established in 1940 by Baboo Ram Krishna Purbey. He envisioned a high class educational institution; an institution that will mould and guide future generations to enlightment. This dream has come a long way in the last seven decades.

This premier college was established as an Under Graduate college in August, 1940 and was affiliated to Patna University in 1941. Thenceforth, it started teaching in Arts, Science and Commerce catering to the academic needs of the people of this border district and parts of Nepal. This college became a constituent unit of Lalit Narayan Mithila University, Darbhanga in 1975.

On account of excellent academic performances Post Graduate Studies started here in 1983. At present, the college imparts Post Graduate education to students across all the three faculties Arts, Science and Commerce.

Keeping in pace with the demand of globalization, Ram Krishna College provides education related to skill development in Healthy Care and Retail under the community college scheme. Under UGC scheme the college provides PG diploma, PG Degree course in Human Rights Education, self financing degree courses in Bio-Technology and B.Ed., add on certificate courses in Medical Lab Technology and Entrepreneurship. In addition to the above courses Ram Krishna College has study centres of Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and Nalanda Open University (NOU) in distance mode of learning.

Spread over 39 acres of land, this college has more than 10,000 students on rolls. We are privileged to have vibrant, committed and inspiring faculty members in the college. Besides imparting knowledge through their classes our teachers are also engaged in research works that contribute to the University as well as to the society.

The college is administered with the help of devoted and efficient office staffs that delivers prompt assistance to all students. The college boasts of sprawling campus, huge library, technologically enabled AC conference room, spacious lecture theatre, excellent sport facilities and huge examination halls and Shooting range. The entire college is Wi-Fi enabled internet connectivity. Over the past 75 years our students and faculty members have brought laurels to the institution by excelling in the field of National Politics, science, administration, judiciary, social engineering, painting, drama and literature.

The college has the privilege of having two of its alumni as the Vice-Chancellor of L.N. Mithila University, Darbhanga.