Being the premier institutions of higher learning, T.N.B. College is a well-known centre of excellence. In between the capital cities-Kolkata and Patna, TNB College, has been the only institution for quality higher education. It is the mother institution for inception of all the P.G. Deptt. Of Bhagalpur University.
The College imparts teaching in almost all the popular subjects in the faculty of Art and Science numbering 19. Some more interdisciplinary subjects have been introduced recently. Vocational and Self-financing courses like B.C.A., Biotechnology and Functional Hindi are also running. Extra curricular activities like games, sports, fine arts, music, and drama are the part of curriculum and regular features. NCC, NSS and extension Services are the integral part of college-life. The college for the upliftment of academically poor students conducts remedial courses. The college runs from 7.30 A. M. to 4.40 P.M. daily. Prescribed dress code for boys and girls is in vogue. Regular and 75% attendance is compulsory which is strictly maintained. Much emphasis is laid on laboratory work, field trip and excursion, social services through various activities and programmes like literacy campaign, blood donation, child immunization Programme, AIDS awareness, eye camp, communal harmony and all round development of the personality of students.
Previously, the college was a residential one, but with the increase in the number of students, it serves only 10% of the students with accommodation facility. The hostels of the College are located in the campus forming as integral of it.
The recruitment of teachers is done through University service commission at the state level. Teachers of the college are well qualified, dedicated, disciplined and punctual. They are oriented towards teaching and research. The teachers-students relationship is much cordial. The College campus is free from unrest. The examination system is fair and transparent. The students are enrolled on the basis of marks. There are about 6000(six thousand) students on its roll.
The courses of studies are in conformity with national standard based on UGC model curriculum. Seminars, Symposium, Conference, interaction, Project-work are common features of the institution. The college is reputed for quality teaching, fair examination and in every sphere, it ranks on the top as a model institution. The College tries its best to inculcate among the students the fine human values for enlightenment of not only their personality but also their contributions towards the society and the nation at large.
The college is a constituent Unit, managed and maintained by the University. The monthly salary grants of teaching and non-teaching staff is disbursed by the state Govt. Major Policy decisions are taken by the Academic Council, Syndicate & Senate of the University. The development Committee of the college takes its decisions for proper and smooth functioning of the college, which is approved by the University. The University governs the administrative and planning policies. The Principal of the College takes part in the various Committees of the University. He is the Chairman of the College level Committee and thereby monitors the different activities. Many of the heads of the department and Senior teachers are the member of various Committees at the University and College level. The financial management is considered crucial in the development process. The revenue raised by internal resources does not fulfill the requisite requirements.
The reservation policy of the govt. in admission is strictly followed. The employees of the college are assessed through C.R’s. The College management is administered solely by the rules and regulations of the University, State Govt. and UGC. Teaching is done by different methods i.e. lecture method, demonstration method, audio-visual methods. Classroom teaching is given top most priority. Students devote maximum time in Practical & Project work. Learning is based on classroom teaching library and other experiences. Students learn so many things and develop their skills through various academic pursuits. The evaluation of both the teachers and students is monitored in order to maintain high standard of education.