Birmaharajpur College, Birmaharajpur (Dist. Subarnapur) was started functioning in its initial years in Birmaharajpur High School, established in 1981 and the degree courses came into existence from 1983 with help of the financial contribution of various panchayats.It is one of the premier colleges established to impart & provide in the field of higher education for the deserving candidates and prove to be a milestone on the part of progress.The college is affiliated with the Sambalpur University, Sambalpur and it is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under section 2(f) & 12(B) under Act, 1956. It is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with "B" Grade (CGPA Score 2.36 on a 4 Point Scale in 1st Cycle) on 31st December 2009.
It is a co-educational private Institute, providing a regular course which is located in a rural part of a Birmaharajpur played a pioneering role in the field of higher education. The college conferred the status of grant-in-aid college that the fees and all the facilities for the students are fixed by the government. The student's admission is done as per the Admission Criteria prescribed by the affiliating university. The college has awarded as the best college by the affiliating university and also a number of awards in publication, offering scholarship & also awarded by the different society. The college offers two years intermediate courses in Arts and Science stream with various specializations under Council of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha. The college also offers three years undergraduate courses in Arts and Science stream with various specializations under Sambalpur University, Sambalpur. But because of the change of Government policy, +2 courses in the Arts and Science streams and +3 courses in the Arts stream were reintroduced with effect from 1983–84, 1988–89 and 1985–86 respectively by replacing the traditional I.A. and B.A. courses. Students should have to choose one honor (core) subject with two or more as subsidiary (elective) subjects for the specific undergraduate streams. Apart from this, the various honors subjects viz Oriya, History, Political Science, Economics, and Education are being offered by this college.