Sachchidanand Sinha College, Aurangabad (Bihar) better known as S.Sinha College or Popular Known as Sinha College to the locals was established in 1943 and got affiliation to patna University in 1944.Subssequently in 1962 it was affiliated to the newly established Magadh University, Bodh-Gaya of which it because a Constituent Unit in 1976.
The College bears the name of Dr. Sachchidanand Sinha, a great freedom fighter and one of the makers of modern Bihar. It was established by late Akhouri Krishna Prakash Sinha (Tripurari Babu). Bihar Bibhuti Dr. Anugrah Narayan Sinha, one of the foremost leaders of Freedom Movement in Bihar gave his blessing to this college since its inception till his death. Rani Brajraj Kumari of Deo Estate and Mitra Estate also provided economic and other co-operation to the college.
The college is situated on the poiwan road at a distance of 3 kms. From the main town. The campus is spread over nearly 20 acres. It has sufficient buildings. Spacious classrooms, well equipped laboratories and a rich library. It has a large auditorium for holding cultural programmes, seminars etc. It has two boy’s hostels namely Anugrah Narayan Hostel and Ambedkar Hostel. A seprate Girls Hostel built with the grant sanctioned by UGC has reached the stage of completion. A post office and branch of Central Bank of India are situated inside the campus.
It is one of the oldest college of Magadh University and imparts teaching up to Honours standsrd in major sixteen subjects of Humanities, Social Science, Science and Commerec, The revival of PG teaching in major subjects of Science, Arts and Commerece is in the offing. Several UGC sopnserd Vocational Courses like BCA, Biotechnology, B.Sc. I.T. BBM, Library Science, BASPSM are running successfully in the college under self fianance scheme, it imparts the teaching of AICTE approved B.Pharma, MCA and MBA course also under self FIanancing Scheme and NCTE has approved B.Ed. teaching here. Nalanda Open University is running its study centre in this college, which caters to the educational needs of the deprived masses Up to PG level through distance learning. The Total sanctioned seats of students in this college is about 12,000. The NCC Unit, the NSS Unit and Sports activities help to channel the youth energy in Nation Building. The Students of the college occupy high positions at National level after graduation Late Dr. Hargovind Singh became the V.C. of Magadh University. It has produced several popular political leaders. M.L. As. And M.Ps.
In order to promote and inculcate environmental awareness among students, innumerable sapling were planted in the campus, which have now turned into big majestic trees. Since its inception in 18944 the college has been functioning as a model institution in the field of educational and academic activities. In sports and other co-curricular/extracurricular activities the college holds a respectable place not only in the University but in the State as well.