SOMA SUBHADRAMMA RAMAN GOUD WOMEN’S COLLEGE, was started by the Samsthe in June 1970 to promote women’s higher education in the notified backward districts like Raichur. Thanks to the munificent donation offered by Smt. Subhadramma Raman Goud in whose name the college is christened. The management of the college is vested in the hands of Managing Committee constituted by Taranath Shikshana Samsthe - apex body, founded by the Late Pandit Taranath. Until the establishment of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, the college was affiliated to Karnatak University, Dharwad. Later on with the establishment of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga its affiliation, shifted to Gulbarga University. The college was one of the permanently affiliated colleges of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga. However, at present the college is affiliated to Akkamahadevi Women University, Vijayapura, formed exclusively for women’s education as per the Karnataka University (Amendments) Act 2003.
S.S.R.G. Women’s College, since its establishment has been following and practicing its philosophy which is engraved in the college emblem viz; “Asatoma Sadgamaya” which means towards truth from untruth. In this august educational institution every one is inspired to work with total commitment and conviction. The college is housed in a sprawling building with an Auditorium, a Computer Lab, a well stacked computerized library and other infrastructural facilities spread over 1.2 acres of land, conducive for academic activities. It is one of the reputed and well-established women’s colleges of this educationally backward Hyderabad Karnataka area. It has got excellent academic achievements to its credit. So far the college has secured staggering number of 47 ranks and couple of gold medals, Total 71 at University and State level and carved a niche for itself in the arena of education. This hall mark of success constitutes mute testimony to the academic excellence. It has also produced a considerable number of University Blues; thereby it is proved that it is an “Ideal Women's College” to groom the overall personality of women-folk. In order to cater to the needs of market and providing more job opportunities, the college has started a new stream of Career Oriented programmes sponsored by the UGC.
The college is steered by a committed managing committee, assisted by dynamic Principal and a band of dedicated and highly qualified teachers. It enjoys the facility of having a good office, a hygienic canteen and a spacious waiting room. All these facilities create a rich ambiance for effective learning. The college offers incompatible with the market requirements the novel courses like BSW, in addition to BA and B.Com.