Welcome To St. Xavier's College, Dumka                         

The Jesuits of Dumka Raiganj province realized the need of a good college and educational institution in the locality of Dumka, which could build up the skills and talents of the youth of the Santhal Parganas. Hence they decided to open a college at Maharo, Dumka and St. Xavier's College Maharo, Dumka is the outcome of this felt need of the people.
St. Xavier's College, Dumka aims at an integral and personalized education of the young by providing well planned courses. It strives to produce intellectually competent, morally upright, socially committed, spiritually inspired and nationally dedicated men and women in in the service of our country. There is an urgent need to work for social justice, respect for life and creation and integrity of our country. So this institution commits itself to forming men and women of competence, conscience and compassionate commitment. It further commits itself to the promotion of justice, preservation and integrity of creation, responsible use of information technology and mass media and fostering wholesome life style. It aims at empowering the powerless and less privileged particularly the trivals, dalits, women and the youth of the societyReadMore

St. Francis Xavier

St.Xavier's College Maharo, Dumka, is named after St. Francis Xavier, one of the founding members of the Society of Jesus. A Jesuit saint of the 16th Century who travelled to India. Francis Xavier, Francisco de Jasso y Azpilicueta (Born 7 April 1506 – Died 3 December 1552) was a pioneering Roman Catholic missionary born in the Kingdom of Navarre (currently Spain-France) and co-founder of the Society of Jesus. He was a companion of Saint Ignatius of Loyola . He came as a missionery into Asia, mainly in the Portuguese Empire of the time. There are many educational institutions in the name of St. Xavier's all over the world.



Jesuits of Dumka-Raiganj Province started St. Xavier's College Maharo, Dumka,in Aug 2011.   St. Xavier’s College Maharo, envisions the educational development of Santhal Parganas with special attention to the needs of the tribals, dalits and the all the youth this region. The college is affiliated to Sidho-Kanhu Murmu University, Dumka.
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