S K Somaiya Degree College Of Arts, Science And Commerce
Somaiya Vidyavihar is well renowned for its vast and lush green campus housing 34 institutions imparting academic excellence in fields as varied as medical, engineering, commerce, Sanskrit, Buddhism et al. Somaiya qualifications have acquired a brand name world over. For last 50 years the Somaiya educational group has created a glorious record of providing ‘Value Based Quality Education’ The College is one of the few young institutions of Somaiya Vidyavihar campus which has, within a very short span established a prestigious name in the field of education. The college made a modest beginning in the year 1995 with 300 students offering just two educational streams.
The College has been re-accredited with Grade “A” with a CGPA score of 3.15 by NAAC recently. The college became a recognized institution for post graduate programmes. One of the very few institutions in the University of Mumbai to get an affiliation for conducting such programmes within seven years of its inception.
In the year 2000-01 a new chapter was added to the institution as the institute introduced the science stream and started the three year under graduate course in Computer Science. In the year, 2001-02, the three year under graduate programme in Information Technology was also introduced. In order to meet the demands of these courses the college has setup five laboratories.
The post graduate programmes include M.Com. with specialization offered in Finance and Management started in the year 2002-03. This was followed by the introduction of M.Sc. (Computer Science) and M.Sc (Information Technology) the same year. Every year the number of students enrolling for these programmes has been steadily increasing.
In the year 2010-11, we also started M.Com. inBanking and Finance and await government approval to start Masters in Communication and Journalism from the academic year 2011-12.