Kumudini Government College (Bengali: কুমুদিনী কলেজ), also called Kumudini Mohila College, located in Tangail, is a women's college affiliated with Bangladesh National University. The college was established in 1943 by Ranada Prasad Saha, a businessman and philanthropist, became affiliated with the University of Calcutta in 1944, and was nationalized in 1979. Until 1959 when Muminunnisa Mohila College was established in Mymensingh, it was the only women's college in East Pakistan.
The college offers higher secondary and degree programmes as well as post-secondary Honours and Masters programmes. The college also arranges cultural, literary and sports programmes for its students.
Well-known alumnae of Kumudini college include:
- Shamim Azad, writer
- "National University Affiliated College List". Retrieved 13 December 2012.
- Rachana Chakraborty. "University of Calcutta". In Sirajul Islam. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
- Syeda Momtaz Sheren. "Kumudini College". In Sirajul Islam. Banglapedia: National Encyclopedia of Bangladesh. Asiatic Society of Bangladesh.
- Aminul Islam (November 11, 2006). "Muminunnisa Mohila College: Enlightening women for decades". Star Insight 1 (10).
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