Government Kaktiya Post Graduate College Jagdalpur is located in Dharampura II of Jagdalpur city, sprawled in about 72 acres of area. The college started functioning from 1st july, 1960 as degree college with various courses in Art, Commerce and Science. In 1982 the college was upgraded when Post Graduate status was imparted to it. Since July 2005 new courses were included ie BCA, PGDCA, B.Sc. Biotech, Forestry and Information Technology.
       There are two exclusive buildings in the college one for art and commerce and other for Science department, with 28 spacious classrooms. The students enjoy the benefits of modern, well equipped library with online facilities, laboratory with all appropriate facilities, a huge multiple play ground along with two beautiful gardens where student relax and take it easy. At present the college is imparting quality education to 2000 students. In order to develop the students in extra-curricular activities the college offers N.C.C., N.S.S. and sports as well. We have IGNOU study centre in our college. There are separate hostels for ST/SC/OBC girls and boys are managed by Tribal Department.
       The name Kaktiya was given by Chhattisgarh government in 2008. The Kaktiya P.G. College as one of the oldest college in the region, rendering yeoman’s service to the tribal students, who come from wide interior region, where they are deprived of basic educational amenities. These students get ample guidance and knowledge to realize their dreams and achieve their goals and play constructive role in the main stream of nation building.