About the College

Chatra College, Chatra emerged on 1st July, 1961 under the illustrious leadership of Dr.Keshari Nandan Sahay ( Founder Principal Chatra College, Chatra) to facilitate the students of this rural and backward(socially, economically & educationally ) area of Jharkhand (then Bihar)gain higher & qualitative education. It is a constituent unit of Vinoba Bhave University, Hazaribag. It is located off the main town at Chatra(a new district created on 31st March, 1991,

a town of sylvan & religious surrounding and noiseless tranquility) in Chatra Chouparan road at NH-99 .The place of Chatra and its nearby area (especially Bhadrakali at Itkhori & Kauleshwari at Huntergunj) is beautiful confluence of Hinduism,Jainism & Budhism. Prior to this, Chatra was a sub-division of Hazaribag district. It is about 65 km away from Hazaribag, Headquarters of North Chotanagpur Division and approximately 150 km from Ranchi, Capital city of Jharkhand State.

Chatra College, Chatra