Government Saadat College was established in 1926 by the famous Zamindar of the sub-continent Maulavi Wazed Ali Khan Panni along with the whole hearted support of founding Principal Ibrahim Kha which was later known as the Aligarh of Bengal. It was the first college of Bengal founded by the Muslims. The Institution has been contributing greatly to the amelioration of education since 1926. The academic activities of the college was started with the nine departments from its inception like Bangla, English, History, Philosohy, Mathematics, Urdu, Sangskrit, Fersi and Arabic. Now the college is running with eighteen(18) departments with twenty five thousand students. The academic result of the college students is very good from the beginning. This college has a glorious past in this respect. Many prominent figures of the country in politics, education, cadre services, art and literature are the students of this historic college. According to National University College Ranking 2015, Government Saadat College was placed in the fifth(5th) position among Dhaka and Mymensingh Division. We hope, this college will do better in the near future.
17 October, 2016 is a memorable day in the history of Govt. Saadat College. Our present principal, the prominent educationist Mr. Rezaul Karim launched a permanent medical center for its 25,000 students, 140 teachers and about 100 office staffs. It is a landmark for this historic college as well as all Government Colleges of Bangladesh. So far as we know Govt. Saadat College is the very first Government College in Bangladesh to introduce health services for its students, teachers and staff. Saadat College is the role model of all other Government Colleges in Bangladesh. Everybody of Saadat College is happily enjoying free health benefits.