Sir Parashurambhau College is one of the most reputed multi-faculty institutions imparting higher education in Maharashtra. It has a glorious history of 105 years with an intake of 5000 students studying at undergraduate and postgraduate level in the streams of Arts, Science and Commerce...The college also has reputed research centers. Along with grant-in-aid programs, the college has Self-financed courses in all faculties. S. P. College has acquired a reputation as a center for excellence in sports and culture as well. The academic standing of the college is supported by its central location and well-developed infrastructure. The college also boasts of reputed alumni in different fields ranging from academics, civil services, policymaking, business to sports and culture. The college was granted autonomy by the University Grants Commission in 2019. The college has received grants from DBT, DST, and RUSA in recent years.
Tilak College of Education is a premier and dynamic institution with an unrivaled reputation in the pre-service training of teachers. Lokmanya Tilak, the eminent educationist and freedom fighter was the inspiring force in the establishment of Tilak College of Education. The institution was established on 20th June 1941 and has been imparting quality teacher education over the past 80 years...
Shikshana Prasaraka Mandali, Pune, our parent institution, founded in February 1888, has provided the right environment and intellectual stimulus to establish Tilak College of Education to prepare teachers with sensitive and probing minds. The institution is actively engaged in the task of teaching, research, and extension.
The college was accredited by the National Accreditation and Assessment Council (NAAC) in October 2013 and was awarded the A grade.
The institution has made remarkable progress over the past sixty-four years beginning with the introduction of M.Ed. Course in 1947. The faculty of the college has had the honor of getting the first Doctorate in Education in the University of Pune. Meticulous planning, prompt execution, and adapting to the changing needs of society are the strengths of the college in its Endev or towards the pursuit of excellence. To pursue excellence in teacher education by opening global avenues in education and research for the overall development of competent and committed professionals to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
R. A. Podar College of Commerce and Economics is a bright star in the galaxy of educational institutions run under the flagship of the Shikshan Prasarak Mandali, Pune. It is one of the leading commerce colleges in Mumbai city. Podar College was the first non-government commerce college to be started by the University of Bombay, in June 1941. Permanently affiliated to the University of Mumbai, the college being the single faculty college offers programs from Junior College level to Ph.D. degree. ...The college has rich alumni who have made marks in every aspect of life. We have alumni decorated with Padmashree, Shiv Chhatrapati award. Some of them have also received awards for their Entrepreneurial stint. The College has been accredited with the highest grade in the consecutive three cycles from 2004 to 2017 in recognition of this accreditation grade the college has been conferred with Autonomous status since 2019-2020 for a period of 10 years by UGC and the University of Mumbai.
Shikshana Prasaraka Mandali (SPM), the parent body of S.P. College (SPC), Pune has established Late Prin. B. V. Bhide Foundation for Education and Research in Chemistry, Ayurveda and Allied Sciences.
The Foundation is originated from Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Analytical Chemistry, an autonomous job-oriented course.
The emphasis is on the application/use of Chemistry, Microbiology and Pharmacognosy, and Phytochemistry in different fields, especially in Ayurveda, Food, and water....We are also working on Chronobiology –A new field that explores the science of the biological clock of a human being.
Our mission is to give Guidance, Training, Develop awareness, and conduct research programs for students.
We also offer guidance to P.G students in conducting their projects including M.D Ayurveda., Short and Long-duration Training programs in Chemistry, Chronobiology. Our objective is to develop analytical awareness and skills among the students at the graduate and post-graduate levels. Research consultancy is also provided for various industries for product development.