About Rockvale management college
Rockvale Management College(RMC), Kalimpong is a co-educational college affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of technology (MAKAUT), which came into existence in the year 2012, offering Courses like BCA (Bachelor in Computer Application),Bachelor in Business Management in Travel and Tourism (BTTM) and BBA (Bachelor in Business Administration) emphasizing on providing a holistic education to the students.
The college is a tertiary division of Rockvale Academy (RVA), Kalimpong which is one of the best ICSE and ISC School in the hills. Both the institution is administrated by Capt.Prakash Mani Pradhan (proprietor) who is the Principal of Rockvale School and Director or Rockvale Management College. He is a retired Army officer from the past 20 years he has been working hard to contribute to society in the field of education and been successful as well. His hard work, enthusiasm and a very approachable attitude has earned praise from the students, teachers, employees working under him and even the people of Kalimpong. With the establishment of RMC, RVA has added another feather to its cap, the board spectrum of vision and higher learning has given it a unique identity. The college has highly qualified faculty members consisting of full time, part time and visiting faculty.
The college has both national and international students from Bhutan, Nepal and Thailand the various ethnicities has enriched the college and has made it a better learning place for the growth and development of the students.
In the year 2015 the college introduced new course Bachelor in Travel and Tourism Management (BTTM) and the college has gained more popularity since then as it is a very thriving course. The college also conducts personality development program (PDP) and also provides free career counseling for higher education in India and Abroad. RMC provides Wi-Fi Facilities, well equipped Computer Laboratory, spacious class rooms with modern teaching aids and well stocked Library with the latest journals, magazines and quality books to choose from .RMC also encourages student’s participation in indoor and outdoor events and other co-curricular activities.
The College today has more than 100 students and since 2012 more than 150 students have passed out and are doing very well in their respective fields. Many students have qualified in RCSC examination in Bhutan which is equivalent to UPSC examination in India.
Last but not the least the college believes in the overall development of the students and nurture them in becoming better human being in the future.
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT), formerly known as West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT); is a public state university in Kolkata, India. WBUT was started by a committee in 1998 and it came into existence on August 5th, 2000. It started functioning with the assumption of office of the first Vice Chancellor on January 15th, 2001 as a sequel to the promulgation of the West Bengal University of Technology - Act 2000 under the West Bengal Act XV of 2000 passed by the West Bengal legislature and published in the Calcutta Gazette. The University is also included in section - 2F and in section - 12B of University Grants Commission (UGC). MAKAUT, West Bengal provides facilities for the pursuit of degree and advanced level courses in engineering, management and other professional areas through affiliated institutions. It has 197 colleges affiliated to its jurisdiction with specializations in 29 domains and its horizon encompassing the entire state of West Bengal.