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Department of English

 

·         Year of Establishment:                     28th June 1989

·         Name of Programme:                       B.A.

·         Faculty:                                              03

a.       Mr. Sathe D.T                         Head of the Department

M.A., NET.

b.      Mr.Chavan M.D.

M.A.B.ED.

c.       Mr.Tamboli J.G

M.A.SET.,NET

·         Supporting Staff:                              Nil

·         Student Profile:

              F.Y.B.A (C.S)-           361                            

F. Y. B.A (Opt.).-          32

S. Y. B.A. (Opt.). –      27

Total Student Strength - 420                         

Infrastructure:

 

a.       Chairs :                                          02

b.      Table :                                           01

c.       Cupboard:                                     01

d.      Laptop :                                         01

·         Teaching Methods Adopted:

    a. Lectures,

    b. Interactive Session,

    c. Group Discussion,

    d. PPT Lectures,

     e. Screening of the movies, Video, etc.

·         Participation in Institutional Activities: Social Responsibilities:

1.      Prof. Sathe D.T

                       Working as a Paper Setter, Examiner

                       Chairman, College Website Committee

2.      Prof. Chavan M.D

        Working as a Paper Setter, Examiner

          Co-coordinator of BMS and B.SC.IT

3.      Prof. Tamboli J.G

                     Working as a Paper Setter, Examiner

                      Member, College Website Committee

     Extension Activities:

1.      Prof.Sathe D.T. delivered  Lecture on personality development for students in the state level training programme at Mohol Dist. Solapur

2.      Prof.Sathe D.T delivered special lectures on the occasion of birth and death anniversaries of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar and Anna Bhau Sathe at Pandharpur and various places of Maharashtra

 

·         Research Projects: 01. ( UGC Minor Research Project completed by Prof. Sathe D.T.)                           

·         Publications:

·         Mr. Sathe D.T

a.       Book Publication :                         01

b.      Paper Publications International:   01

c.       Paper Publication National :         02

d.      Paper Publication State :                02

·         Mr. Chavan M.D

a.       Book Publication:                         Nil      

b.      Paper Publication International:    02

c.       Paper Publication National:          03

d.      Paper Publication State:               02

·         Mr. Tamboli G.J

a.       Book Publication:                         00

b.      Paper Publication International:   01

c.       Paper Publication National:          02

d.      Paper Publication State:                02

·         SWOC Analysis:

 

Sr. No.

Strengths

Weaknesses

Opportunities

Challenges

1

Qualified and experienced staff

 

Funding and scholarship

Distance education

2

 

No P G department

 Conducting Script Writing and Translation certificate course

Professional courses

3

UGC sponsored Functional English certificate course

Less number of journals and e-books

Scope for e-library

 

4

P G recognized staff

 

Collaboration with other departments for research and training

 

Awards and Recognitions:

                              1. Prof. Sathe D.T.-Recognitions of P.G. Teacher

                              2. Prof. Sathe D.T.- Best Teacher Award Sponsored by Shivantika Social Institution, Satara           

 

FUTURE PLAN

·         To start short term course on Script Writing and Translation

·         To start value oriented course on “Writing Skills English”

·         To set up language laboratory

·         To send proposal for Minor and Major Research projects.

·          

Department of Marathi

 

Year of Establishment:   June 1989

·         Name of Programme:                       B. A.

·         Faculty:                                  01 Full Times + 01 C.H.B.

·         Mr. P.S.Gaikar (Head of the Department)

Mr. A.U.Sarvade (C.H.B.)

·         Supporting Staff:                  00

·         Student Profile:                                

F. Y. B. A.                            334

S. Y. B. A.                            88

T. Y. B. A.                            27

Total Student Strength -         449

·         Infrastructure:

One classroom for T.Y.B.A. with capacity of 30 students

·         Teaching Methods Adopted:

·         Lecture method

·         Power Point Presentation

·         Problem solving method

·         Group discussion

·         Participation in

a.      Institutional Activities:

A)    Mr. T.D.Kale

·         Head of the Department

B)    Mr. P.S.Gaikar

·         Convener, Mahalan Magazine & Prospectus Committee 

·         Convener, Publicity Committee

·         Convener, Marathi literary Association

·         Member, Gymkhana Committee

·         Member, Cultural Committee

C)    Mr. A.U.Sarvade

·         Convener, Wallpaper Committee

·         Member, Marathi literary Association

b.      Social Responsibilities:

·         Visit to Shantivan Kushtrog Nivaran Kendra, Nere, Panvel 

c.       Extension Activities:

·         Visit to SAAM Marathi News channel, CBD Belapur, Navi Mumbai

·         Wallpapers published on the occasion of Independence day, Republic day, Kusumagraj jayanti, Aashadh wari etc. 

·         Parent Meet

·         Bridge Course for F.Y.B.A. Students

·         Research Projects: Nil

·         Publications:

·         Research Journal Publications:

§  National Journal:                    

§  Mr. T.D.Kale              01

§  Mr. P.S.Gaikar            01       

·         SWOC Analysis:

·         Strengths :

·         Experienced Lecturers

·         NET / SET qualified teachers

·         Infrastructural facility.

·         Student Strength

·         Weaknesses :

 

·         E-library

·         Partial use of ICT

 

·         Opportunities :

·         K.G. To P.G.  subject

·         Opportunity in Journalism & Advertisement

 

·         Challenges :

 

 

 

·         Set up Language Lab

·         Uplift of the local Agri community up to standard Marathi

·         Student Strength 

·         Awards and Recognitions:

·         Mr. T.D.Kale

(Life Member of Maharashtra Sahitya Patrika, Pune, Maharashtra)

·         Miss. Priyanka Namdev Mali

(First Ranker of Marathi Subject in T.Y.B.A. Examination 2014-15 in Mumbai University, Mumbai)

·         Future Plans:

·         Preparation Agri-Marathi dictionary with the help of students

·         To start short-term course in translation

·         To start journalism course  

 

 

Department of Hindi

 

·         Year of Establishment:                     June 1989

·         Name of Programme:                       B.A.

·         Faculty:                                              02

Mrs. Z.C.Zende                                 Head of the Department

Mr. S. T.Kadam

·         Student Profile:                                

F. Y. B. A.                           145

S. Y. B. Sc.                          70

T. Y. B. Sc.                          09

Total Student Strength -        213

·         Infrastructure:

Lecture Hall, Department Cabin

·         Teaching Methods Adopted:

·         Lecture method

·         Power Point Presentation

·         Project Based Learning

·         Demonstration method

·         Participation in

d.      Institutional Activities:

D)    Mrs.Z.C.Zende

·         Head of the Department

·         NSS Programme Officer

·         Member, Gymkhana

·         Member, Staff Academy

E)    S.T.Kadam

·         Member, Professional Course

 

F)     Social Responsibilities:

·         Blood Group Detection Camp

·         Awareness about Conservation of Environment

G)   Extension Activities:

·         Parent Meet

·         Participation of student in Research Avishkar Convention of University of Mumbai

 

·         Research Projects: Nil

·         BCUD Minor Research Project:     00

·         Publications:

·         Research Journal Publications:

§  National Journal:                     08

§  Z.C.Zende:                  08

                       

·         SWOC Analysis:

·         Strengths:

 

      Well qualified & experienced faculty.

      Results are always higher than University of Mumbai.

      Faculty actively engaged in research.

      Publication of Research Papers with Impact Factor

      Faculties as Reviewer of Editorial Boards on International Research Journals.

      Publications of Research papers in National & International Journals.

.

·         Weakness:

Less number of e-journals

·         Opportunities:

·           To start PG courses

·           To start skill orientation courses

 

·         Challenges:

       To set up language lab

·         Awards and Recognitions: Nil

·         Future Plans:

·         To submit

  Department of Rural Development

 

1. Year of Establishment: 15th June 1989

2. Name of Program: Three years Integrated B.A. Course

3. Faculty: 02

 1. Dr. Mahale V.S. (M.A., Ph.D.)

                              Assistant Professor

  2. Dr. Mhatre R.S. (M.A, Ph.D.)

                                 Associate Professor

 4) Support Staff: Nil

 5) Student Profile: (Academic Year -2015-16)

SR.No.              Class              Male                Female                Total

    1                  FYBA               82                      61                     143

    2                  SYBA               49                      29                      68

    3                  TYBA               30                      19                      49

6) Infrastructure: Class rooms, departmental cabin, LCD projector, laptop, tables, chairs & cupboard.

7) Teaching Methods Adopted: 05

   i. Lecture Method

  ii. PPT Presentation

  iii. Seminar

  iv. Group Discussion

  v. Interactive Method

8. Participation of Faculty in Institutional, Social Responsibility and Extension Activities:

[I] Dr. Mahale V.S., H.O.D. Rural Development

Ø  P.G. teacher

Ø  Chairman of Gymkhana Committee

Ø  Chairman of Discipline Committee

Ø  Convener of Anti-Ragging Committee

Ø  Member of Student Council

Ø  Member of L.M.C. Committee

Ø  Member of Marathi Arthashastra Parishad, Pune

Ø  Member of Women’s Development Cell

Ø  Member of College Security Committee

Ø  Chairman of S.Y.B.A. Admission committee

[II] Dr. Mhatre R.S.

Ø  P.G. teacher

Ø  N.C.C. Officer

Ø  Chairman of F.Y.B.A. Admission Committee

Ø  Member of Marathi Arthashastra Parishad, Pune

Ø  Member of Placement Committee

Ø  Member of Student Council

Ø  Chairman of College Security Committee

Ø  Social Responsibilities:

§  Awareness about the problems of project affected peoples.

§  Blood Group Detection Camp.

§  Awareness about rising inters of agriculture and allied activities.

§  Awareness about improved seed of rice & fishery

Ø  Extension Activities:

§  Visit to Dr. Balasaheb Sawant agricultural University Dapoli

§  Visit to Kharland Research Centre Panvel

§  Visit to agricultural product marketing committee Panvel

§  Visit to Kushtarog Nivaran Samiti (N.G.O.) Panvel

§  Visit to karanja fishermens Co.op. society Uran

§  Visit to primary health centre Koproli

§  Parent Meet

9. Research Project:

Minor- Dr. Mhatre R.S. has completed minor research project by BCUD-01 & ongoing is one.   One Minor research project sanctioned by BCUD, University of Mumbai.

Major- Dr. Mahale V.S. has submitted Major Research Project proposal to UGC New Delhi & also Minor Research Project proposal to University of Mumbai

10. Publications:

Ø  Research journal publication:

§  Dr. R.S. Mhatre International: 02

Ø  Book publication :

§  Dr. V.S. Mahale: 03 (Institute of  Distance And Open Learning University of  Mumbai)

11. SWOC Analysis:

A) Strength

Ø  Well qualified and experienced staff

Ø  Results are always higher than University of Mumbai.

Ø  Faculty actively engaged in research activity.

Ø  Active role of faculty in syllabus design, paper setter, examiner & Moderator

Ø  Publication of research papers with impact factor

 

B) Weakness

Ø  Less computer literacy of the students

C) Opportunity

Ø  To apply for research projects to UGC & University of Mumbai.

Ø  To organize the seminars.

Ø  Participation of students in Research activities

Ø  M.P.S.C. & U.P.S.C., R.R.B. Competitive exams.

 

D) Challenges

Ø  To conduct Awareness programme about Competitive Exam

 

12) Awards & Recognitions:

a) Recognition:

Ø  Dr. Mahale V.S.:- Recognized P.G. Teacher of University of Mumbai and He has been Awarded Ph.D. Degree from University of Mumbai.

Ø  Dr. Mhatre R.S.:- Recognized P.G. Teacher of University of Mumbai

13) Future Plan: To start following courses 

Ø  Poultry Management

Ø  Fish Preservation, Processing & Marketing

Ø  Fruit Processing

 

Department of Geography

 

·         Year of Establishment:                     28th June 1989

·         Name of Programme:                       B. A.

·         Faculty:                                              02

Prof. Kengar D. A.                                    Head of the Department

Prof. Kamble R.D.

 

·         Student Profile:        

                       

F. Y. B. A.                           103

F.Y.B.Com.               --         132

S. Y. B. A.                           72

T. Y. B. A.                           42

Total Student Strength -        365

·         Infrastructure:

Departmental Laboratory,

·         Teaching Methods Adopted:

·         Lecture method

·         Power Point Presentation

·         Demonstration method

·         Problem solving method

·         Field survey

·         Project Based Learning

·         Models & Charts

 

·         Participation in  Institutional Activities:

1.      Mr. Kengar D.A.

·         Head of the Department

·         Convener, Criterion VI, NAAC Committee

·         Convener, Purchase Committee

·         Co- Coordinator, YCMOU, Nasik.

·         Vice – Chairman, Examination Committee 

2.      Mr. Kamble R. D.

·         Convener, Feedback Committee

·         Convener, Convocation Committee

·         Social Responsibilities:

·         Awareness about  the Pollution 

 

·         Extension Activities:

·         Field Visits/Study tours

·         Awareness about Environment

·         Awareness about Communicable diseases

·         Parent Meet

·         Participation of student in Research Avishkar Convention of University of Mumbai

·         Research Projects:

·         BCUD Minor Research Project: 01            Mr. Kengar D. A.

·         Publications:

                Research Journal Publications:

§  National Journal:             12

§  Mr. Kengar D.A.              08

§  Mr. Kamble R.D.:          04

§  International Journal:       05

§  Mr. Kengar D.A.            01

§  Mr. Kamble R.D.:          04

·         Book Publications:         06

·         Mr. Kengar D.A.             01

·         Mr. Kamble R.D.:           05

·         SWOC Analysis:

·         Strengths:

University Level workshop organised by Department of Geography.

      Results are always higher than University of Mumbai.

      Well qualified & experienced faculty

      Faculty actively engaged in research (Minor Research Projects).

      Active role of faculty in Syllabus design, Paper Setter, Examiner & Moderator.

      Student Seminars on Power Point Presentations.

      All faculties are Computer Literate.

      Publication of Research Papers with Impact Factor

      Member of Editorial Boards Research Journals.

      Publications of Research papers in National & International Journals.

      Publication of Six Books Publication

      Research Proposal submitted to BCUD University of Mumbai

·         Weakness:

      Inadequate infrastructure

      Requirement of laboratory up gradation.

·         Opportunities:

      To start Tourism Course.

·         Challenges:

      To play a key role in Sustainable Development of this area.

·         Awards and Recognitions:

·         Mr. Kengar D.A.

·         Life Member of IIG

·         Life Member of Konkan Geographer Association 

·         Life Member of Kolhapur Geographer Association 

Mr. Kamble R.D.

·         Director of Konkan Geographer Association 

·         Life Member of Konkan Geographer Association 

 

·         Future Plans:

·         To start short term course of Tourism.

                           

Department of Economics

 

·         Year of Establishment:                     28th June 1989

 

·         Name of Programme:                           B. A.

·         Faculty:                                                 03

          Dr. V.V.Mahamuni (HOD)                                       

          Mr. R.N.Gosavi

          Mr. S.T.Gotpagar

·         Supporting Staff:                              Nil

 

·         Student Profile:                                

           F. Y. B. A.                                        131

           S. Y. B. A.                                        76

T. Y. B. A.                                        33

            Total Student Strength -                     240

·         Infrastructure:

            One laptop, One LCD Projector one table and Four Chairs with Departmental Cabin

·         Teaching Methods Adopted:

o   Lecture method

o   Power Point Presentation

o   Project Based Learning

      8. Participation in Institutional Activities:

A) Dr. V.V.Mahamuni          

§  Vice-Principal, Noon Session

·         Head of the Department

·         Convener Admission and Student’s Council Committee

·          Mr. R.N.Gosavi

·          Convener, Staff Welfare & Cultural Committee

·         Mr. S.T.Gotpagar

·         Member, Criterion II, NAAC

·         Member,FY,SY Exam Committee

·         Convener, Economic Association & Planning forum

 

·         Social Responsibilities: 

§  Prof. Dr.V.V. Mahamuni..Member Suvarn Pushp Sanstha, Pune

§  Mr. R.N.Gosavi.. Member, N.D. Patil Pratishthan and Samajwadi Prabodhini

 

·         Extension Activities:

·         Parent Meet

·         Participation of student in Research Avishkar Convention of University of Mumbai                                                                                         

·         Lecturer in Economics, YCMOU,Nashik.

9.   Research Projects: 01 (BCUD)

10. Publications:                 Nil

·         Research Journal Publications: 03

§  Book Publications:..National Publisher:           01

                       

11.  SWOC Analysis:

·         Strengths:

      Well qualified & experienced faculty.

      Results are always higher than University of Mumbai.

      Active role of faculty in Syllabus design, Paper Setter, Examiner & Moderator.

      Faculty playing important role in College Administration.

      All faculties are Computer Literate.

      Publication of Research Papers

      Dr.V.V.Mahamuni is Research Guide for Ph.D.

      Publications of Research papers in National & International Journals.

·         Weakness:

      Students are poor in  Maths & English

      No Major Research projects

·         Opportunities

      To start Post graduation in Economics.

      Challenges:

      To play a key role in Sustainable Development of this area.

12.    Awards and Recognitions:

     Dr. V.V.Mahamuni is recognised as Research Guide and P G Teacher.

      Prof. Gosavi R.N, is recognised as P G Teacher.

 

13.    Future Plans:

      To start M.A. in Economics

 

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHOLOGY

 

1.      Year of Establishment: 1989

2.      Name of Programme: .B.A.

3.      Faculty: 01

4.      Supporting Staff: Nil

5.      Student Profile: 2015-2016

                                    F.Y.B.A.- 51

                                    S.Y.B.A.- 41

                      Total Student Strength – 92

 

6.      Infrastructure: Separate Cabin with furniture.

 

7.      Teaching Methods Adopted:

   01

Lecture Method

   02

Power Point Presentations

   03

Group Discussions

 

8.      Participation in :

A) Institutional Activities:

Student Counselling

B) Social Responsibilities:

Mental Health Awareness Programmes

C) Extension Activities:

Psychological Counselling Centre

 

9.      Research Projects: Nil

10. Publications: Nil

      11. SWOC Analysis:

    Strengths:

·         Good infrastructure for teaching - learning process.

     Weaknesses:

·         No availability of special Level (T.Y.B.A.) department.

    Opportunities & Challenges:

·         To create the awareness about mental health.

·         To increase the students enrolment for subject.

    12. Awards and Recognitions: Nil

    13. Future Plans:-

1. To start add on certificate counseling therapy course

2. To start the T.Y.B.A. for psychology.

3. A special workshops and seminars for youth.

4. Improvement in faculty research work & academic Qualifications.

 

 

Department of Political science

  1. Year of Establishment: 15th June 1989
  2. Name of Program: Three Unit B.A. Course
  3. Faculty: 01
  4. Dr.Ghodke S.V. (M.A., Ph.D.),    Assistant Professor

4) Support Staff: Nil

 5) Student Profile: (Academic Year -2015-16)

SR.No.              Class              Male                Female                Total

    1                  FYBA               87                      71                     158

    2                  SYBA               51                      44                      96

    3                  TYBA               07                      07                      11

6) Infrastructure: Class rooms, Departmental cabin, LCD projector, Tables, chairs & cupboard.

7) Teaching Methods Adopted: 05

  1. Lecture Method
  2. PPT Presentation

  iii. Seminar

  1. Group Discussion
  2. Interactive Method
  3. Participation of Faculty in Institutional, Social Responsibility and Extension Activities:

[I] Dr.Ghodke S.V., H.O.D. Political Science

  • G. teacher
  • Chairman of NSS
  • Chairman of Time-Table Committee
  • Member of Student Council
  • Member of S.Y.B.A. Admission committee

 

  • Social Responsibilities:
  • Awareness about the problems of project affected peoples.
  • Blood Group Detection Camp.
  • Awareness about rising inters of agriculture and allied activities.
  • Awareness about improved seed of rice & fishery
  • Extension Activities:
  • Poster Presentation
  • Survey of Assemble election 2015.
  • Celebration of Constitution Day.
  • Parent-Teacher Meet
  • Human Right Short term Course.
  1. Research Project:

Minor- Dr. Ghodke S.V., has completed minor research project by BCUD.

             One Minor research project sanctioned by BCUD, University of Mumbai.

  1. Publications:
  • Research journal publication:
  • Ghodke S.V., International: 02
  • Book publication : Dr. Ghodke S.V.,
  • Ghodke S.V., (Institute of Distance And Open Learning University of  Mumbai)
  1. SWOC Analysis:
  2. A) Strength
  • Well qualified and experienced staff
  • Results are always higher than University of Mumbai.
  • Faculty actively engaged in research activity.
  • Active role of faculty in syllabus design, paper setter, examiner & Moderator

 

  1. B) Weakness
  • Less computer literacy of the students
  1. C) Opportunity
  • To apply for research projects to UGC & University of Mumbai.
  • Participation of students in Research activities
  • P.S.C. & U.P.S.C., R.R.B. Competitive exams.
  1. D) Challenges
  • To conduct Awareness programme about Competitive Exam

 12) Awards & Recognitions:

  1. a) Recognition:
  • Ghodke S.V.:- Recognized M.Phil. Teacher of University of Pune.

13) Future Plan:

  • To start Short term course entitled Leadership Development course