“To understand life is to understand ourselves and that is both the beginning and
the end of education.”
.......Sri Jiddu Krishnamurti in Education and the Significance of Life
Vasanta College for Women, Rajghat Fort, Varanasi has been one of the oldest institutions of Women’s education. It was established in the year 1913 and is a college with a legacy of more than 108 years. Sri Jiddu Krishnamurti often stated that the purpose of education is to bring about freedom and love “the flowering of goodness” and the complete transformation of society. The college thrives on it and the eco-friendly campus located on the banks of river Ganga, enhances a spirit of co-existence which is conducive for holistic development of the students. The college since its inception has been working toward pursuit of knowledge and excellence.
Optimum transparency in faculty appointments, admission of students, upholding merit happens to be the foremost criterion. The work culture here is self motivated. The disciplined atmosphere of the campus is coupled with freedom of thought and expression. The college is known across India for the outstanding student-teacher relationship which is the foundation of learning and fearlessness. Human consciousness, introspection and self learning act as the core institutional value which makes education inclusive. The students of the college are motivated to usher paradigm change and be integral to a globally connected world and continuously emerge with new ideas to make a difference.