Affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University, NAAC accredited “A” Grade (3.62 CGPA) | AISHE Code : C - 41431, UGC Special Heritage Status | UGC - College of Excellence (CE) | DBT - STAR Status, #F. C. Road, Shivaji Nagar, Pune - 411004

University Grants Commission

Schemes under University Grants Commission (UGC)
Title of Scheme Purpose
UGC XIth Plan- Additional grant
  • Enrichment of Science laboratories
  • Establishment of Virtual classroom (ICT facility)
  • Library automation and Digitization
  • Special instruments / training  demonstration kits for undergraduate science laboratories
  • Software for Mathematics and Statistics
UGC XIIth Plan General Development Assistance
  • Equipments for Science laboratories
  • Development of basic facility for ICT in Science laboratories
  • Establishment of alternate energy source (5KW) solar power panels for department of Botany and Zoology
  • Grant for IQAC (Honorarium, Contingency, Secretarial and Technical Assistance and ICT communication Expenses)
Jubilee -Centenary Grant
  • Renovation of Main Building and Library Building
Special Heritage Status
  • Renovation and  refurbishing of museum specimens in department of Geology, Physics and Zoology
College With Potential for Excellence
1 Teaching Facilities (Undergraduate) Encouraging Students for making career in Arts and basic Sciences (LBDL +UG Projects)
Strengthening Laboratory Infrastructure.
stablishing Language Laboratory
Initiating —MAST Program (Model for Arts & Science Teachers)
2 Teaching Facilities (Postgraduate) Establishing Educational technology Centre
Setting up Knowledge portals
3 Research Facilities Strengthening research infrastructure
Evolving STAR (Special Teacher And Researcher) program (PG Projects)
Establishing In house publication centre
4 Extension Activities Conceiving —Eco friendly campus
Facilitation Centre for International Students
5 other Activities MIS for Office administration
Library automation
College of Excellence (CE)
1 Teaching Facilities (Undergraduate) Encouraging Students for making career in Arts and Basic Sciences
  • Nourish and Nurture talent via mentorship
  • Promoting LBDL (Learn By Doing Lab) activity.
  • Face to face interaction with Experts
Strengthening of Laboratory and Teaching Infrastructure
  • Addition of equipments/ Instruments
  • Setting Up of e-classrooms.
Software for Language Laboratory
  • Software for developing Indian and Foreign linguistic skills.
(a) Encouraging Students for making career in Arts and Basic Sciences
  • Nourish and Nurture talent via mentorship
  • Promoting LBDL (Learn By Doing Lab) activity.
  • Face to face interaction with Experts
(b) Strengthening of Laboratory and Teaching Infrastructure
  • Addition of equipments/ Instruments
  • Setting Up of e-classrooms.
(c) Softwares for Language Laboratory
  • Softwares for developing Indian and Foreign linguistic skills.
(d) Initiating MAST (Model for Arts and Science Teachers) Programme
  • In-House training of Teachers.
  • Training of Teachers for e-content development and other teaching aids.
  • Training Teachers at Centres of Higher learning and Excellence
2 Teaching Facilities (Postgraduate) Enriching e-Resources and Uploading on Internal Server
  • Addition and enrichment of e-Resource
  • Uploading e-Resources and making it available to all stakeholders
LIFE (Learn to Innovate For Excellence) Programme
  • Training students for communication skills.
  • Workshops on writing research reports and proposals
  • Workshops on “New” Technologies.
  • Special projects which will lead to Innovation and application.
Establishment of Entrepreneurship Development Cell
  • Interaction with Experts
  • Collaborations with Industry/ Science and Technology park, SPPU, Pune
  • Train the Trainers – for Entrepreneurship attitude.
  • Training of Students.
3 Research Evolving STAR (Special Teacher And Researcher) Programme
  • Platform for Research Students and Teachers
  • Strengthening of Research Centres/ Activities.
Additional facility for Research and Instrumentation
  • Addition of latest equipments/ instruments to the present facility
Computational Center
  • To cater to computational needs of PG students
  • Separate facility with computers and Internet Connectivity.
4 Extension Activities Strengthening of “Social Outreach and Enabling Center”
  • Strengthening linkages with NGOs.
  • More formalized Training of students in social surveys and preparing reports
  • Integrating their field work and knowledge.
Science Education Initiative (SEI)
  • Training the students to volunteer for imparting school education- especially Maths and Science.
  • Develop sense of social responsibility amongst students.
  • Enhance quality of school education.
5 Other Activities (a) Complete Automation of Examination Center
(b) Strengthening of Industry- Institute Interaction Cell
(c) Modernization of Library