Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science & Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics
(AUTONOMOUS) Affiliated to University of Mumbai
NAAC Reaccredited 'A' Grade, CGPA: 3.57 (February 2016)
Mithibai College of Arts and Chauhan Institute of Science was established in1961 by Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal to address the growing need for institutions of higher education in the western suburbs of Mumbai.
With growing demand, Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce & Economics was instituted in 1981. The college has been granted linguistic minority status for the Gujarati community. From a modest two-storey building, the college has now grown to a nine- storey edifice that towers over the landscape of Juhu. The college has 22 departments associated with the faculties of Arts, Science & Commerce. There are 16 Post Graduate programs and 10 Research Centres offering Ph.D. programmes. The college is a recipient of grants under Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA-2), DBT and DST.
Post Graduate Programs
“The efforts of the college have gained accolade as being Top Ranker in Arts and Science Faculty and Second Ranker in Commerce Faculty in Mumbai by India Today in 2022. The college was also awarded All India Fourth Rank amongst autonomous colleges by EduWorld 2022.”
The grant of academic autonomy in 2018, paved the way for a major overhauling of the syllabi and their transaction. All the syllabi have been revised aligning to international benchmarks ensuring that they are not only locally and globally relevant but also equip learners with upgraded skills.
The transaction of the upgraded syllabi is supported by state-of-the-art classrooms, infrastructure, laboratories and library facilities. The library is well equipped with a diverse collection of books and periodicals. It also has an e-learning hub enabling all sections of students to gain access to online resources
This knowledge hub has the best of its type faculty that provides universal education to the learners. Critical thinking and lateral reasoning is inculcated through research projects. Several faculty members themselves are actively engaged in research across a wide spectrum of subjects.
The college emphasizes on the overall development of the students. A shy, diffident student who enters the portals of the college has every facility to blossom into a confident, self-assured individual. The numerous co-curricular & extra-curricular activities nurture the qualities of leadership, discipline, organizational & managerial skills. The alumni of the college are making a difference in all walks of life, not only in India but across the globe.
The generous support and unstinting encouragement provided by the management Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal provides the stable scaffolding upon which this sustainable academic environment has been established and continues to thrive.