A.S College, Deoghar, a constituent unit under S.K.M.U Dumka started its journey towards the path of excellence in the year 1969 under the able guidance of Dr H. Narayan, the founder Principal of the college. It was started as an evening college and gradually with the increase in the number of students, it became a day college. At present A.S College, Deoghar has two separate blocks where teaching of Arts, Commerce and Science is imparted with able and proficient teachers. Apart from the teaching of general courses, it runs the department of Management and Computer Science. In the year 2008 the department of BBA (H), BCA (H) were established. The teaching of Add on course in computer application, ASP&SM and Library Science are also being done here. In the year 2015, the college got permission from MHRD and UGC to start Community College scheme. Under this scheme, Diploma in Hospitality Management was started with a maximum intake of 50 students in each semester. The students of first batch got their diploma in December 2015 and are placed in different Hotels of Jharkhand and Bihar. This is the only college under S.K.M University Dumka where the community college has been running successfully. The college has an identity of an educational hub as far as vocational course are concerned. The department of Education is also running here quite successfully, where students get their B. Ed degree. P.G, teaching of Commerce is also imparted here with utmost sincerity and care.
At present the college is in the process to get accreditation of NAAC. The College has successfully submitted LOI and IEQA and now it is in the process of submitting SSR.
In the field of Academics the students have proved their excellence. In Commerce department students from this college are placed in top positions. In the vocational department participants secure top positions in the University. Teaching and Non Teaching staff of the college are dedicated enough to keep the Flag of glory intact.
This College imparts education in the faculties of Arts, Science, Commerce & Education.
This is the only multi faculties college of the S.K.M. University, Dumka teaching
up to honours standart is provided in almost all important subjects in these faculties.
P.G teaching in commerce has been startd in this college from the session 1995-1997 and
since then it is continuing.
It is all due to the magnificent donation of Satsang Ashram to this college
that it has come up as one of the most progressing institutions of the S.K.M. University,
Dumka with brilliant academic results.