JSS PU COLLEGE, OOTY ROAD, MYSORE was begun in the year 1964-65 by His Holiness Jagadguru Dr. Shri Shivarathri Rajendra Mahaswamiji, with a noble motive of providing education to the rural and economically backward students.
The secular outlook of this institution has enabled the students of all religions, castes and languages to be a part of this ‘temple of knowledge'. More than 75% of the students hail from rural areas and are economically backward.
The college has a highly committed staff, a rich library with large volumes of books, well equipped laboratories, an auditorium, a language lab and spacious playground the NCC and NSS units develop discipline and service motto among the students. A well furnished hostel with a homely atmosphere for girls is also maintained.
The college offers courses in arts, commerce and science with an intake of 700 students. Pupils are well guided by the staff and are successful in getting distinctions, in all faculties.