We are at Glance
Perpetual exertions to accomplish academic excellence are indispensable for any Institute. Arts, Commerce and Science College is one of the idealistic Institutes of Shri Sachhidanand Shikshan Sanstha which continuously strives to provide quality education to rural segment of India and produce capable work force who will contribute in Nation development.
Shri Sachhidanand Shikshan Sanstha is founded by visionary academician Dr. Babanrao Taywade in 1991 and Arts, Commerce and Science College is first sapling sowed in 1993. This small sapling has now grown in to big hierarchy providing education to more than 1200 students in many disciplines. The college is spread over an area of 11 acres with spacious building and ample play ground.
Starting with basic programmes in Arts, Commerce and Science viz. B.A., B.Com.and B.Sc., college has introduced new professional programs like B.Com.(C.A.), B.B.A. , M.C.M. PGDCCA and some Post Graduate level programs like M.A. in Marathi, English, Economics and Sociology, M.Com., M.Sc. in Microbiology, Chemistry and Mathematics. Recently we have privileged to be recognized as the place for Higher learning and research leading to Ph.D. degree. College run several career oriented programmes (Add-on courses). We also run the centre for Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University for the students.
The college has highly qualified faculties and faculties are actively engaged in research and fetching the grants for research from various funding agencies like UGC. Out of the 34 teaching faculty 25 are Ph.D.s, whereas 7 have qualified NET/SET. It is our proud that our 8 faculty members are member of Board of Studies for various subjects. Moreover, Principal of our college is Dean of Art Faculty and 2 faculty members are Chairmans of Board of Studies of Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur. Three Faculty members received grant for Major Research Projects and 25 have received grants for Minor Research Projects. We would like specially mention here that Chairman of our society, Dr. Babanrao Taywade has been honoured by Government of Maharashtra by conferring “Best Teacher Award”.
In order to set the goal to achieve academic excellence Management and College have Mission depicting “To provide excellent teaching and learning environment with good infrastructure and to promote extracurricular and sports talent amongst students for their overall development”. Management and College staff are committed to provide student centric environment and contribute beyond their basic responsibilities. We are fortunate that students also reciprocate to their efforts.
The foremost challenge before us is to uplift the students with average academics to better performer as they belong to rural areas with apathy towards education. We have started several PG courses to motivate them for higher learning.
Many of our students are from lower economic background and are dependent on some financial aid for their education. College provides student friendly administrative support to facilitate the various Government schemes for SC/ST/OBC/VJNT etc.
Being situated in rural area, many students are academically poor and are slow learners. Slow learners are identified and our faculty members take additional efforts to raise their moral to perform better. College has some add on courses to provide additional skill and knowledge to make them more competitive.
Our faculty members use modern methods of teaching such as internet, LCD projectors to develop interest of students in learning and motivate them to make more interactive. College library is well enriched with all necessary books of the each subject. Library has user’s friendly system to make it easily accessible to students and staff.
We are very fortunate to have motivated faculty members towards research. Maximum faculty members have published their research work in reputed journals and many papers have appeared in journal with good impact factor. Extra curriculur and cocurriculur activities are very important for any institute for over all development of students to make them better citizen. College has extension committee and NSS unit which organize various activities and program involving students and society. College plays lead role in organizing NSS camp in collaboration with neighbouring institutes.
The College has a tradition of excellence in sports with a good number of students participating at National, State and University Level.
The college has separate Cell for career Guidance and Counselling. The admission committee provides academic counselling interpersonal at the time of entry into the college regarding the choice of stream and subject. Women Cell, Anti-ragging cell and Grievance cell takes care of their interpersonal and psycho-social problems. The college invites resource persons from various fields for professional as well as psychological counselling. From 2013-2014, college has constituted Separate Placement cell. The Cell is sensitized to function all through the year towards placement and training opportunity. It displays Advertisements of vacancies on the notice board.
The institution has an Alumni Association constituted in the year 2008. The College holdas annual meeting of alumni and takes feedback from them for academic developments and share their experience. They also play an important role in institutional social responsibilities.
The college is conscious about eco-management. Making the campus eco-friendly is the major concern of the college Administration. College has well developed botanical garden with different trees right from ornamental to big trees. We have also undertaken plantation all around and along the walk track to make the area lustrous green. College has open dug well to take care of water requirement. We have huge open area which absorbs water in rainy season and maintain ground water level in our campus.
Innovations in learning and teaching process and effective execution of extra curriculum and activities introduced during the last four years which have created a positive impact on the functioning of the college.
- Use of ICT in teaching learning process.
- Cash prizes, medals, memento are giving by the staff members as incentives to students in sports, cultural and academic activities.
- Publication of ELIXIR: ISSN-2277-3428 National Journal of Multidiscipline
- Participation in NCC (discipline)
- Participation in NSS (Co- operation, mutual understanding )
- Recognition as a place for Higher Learning and Research leading to Ph.D. degree in various Subjects.
- Well equipped central Research Laboratory for Life Sciences.