Shivaji University, Kolhapur was established in the year 1962 and it is a Public University located in Kolhapur, Maharashtra.
The University is accredited ‘Grade A’ by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and it is approved by University Grants Commission (UGC).
In the fields of Fine Arts, Law, Social Science, Science, Medicine, Ayurvedic Medicine, Arts, Commerce, Education, and Engineering and Technology, Shivaji University offers various Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Doctoral courses.
The university has approximately 80 courses ranging from Commerce, Law, Science, Humanities, and Engineering. The Department of Commerce and Management has been established by the Shivaji University in 1990.
Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India
Selection is based on
Students who have passed 10+2 or equivalent from a recognized board or university.
NAAC with ‘A’ Grade
Online and offline
XAT / CMAT / MAH-MBA-CET (PGDM) / CAT / MAT
The Department of Commerce and Management has national and international repute in business studies and in areas like finance, banking, accounting, rural resources management, entrepreneurship.
The University arranges different national and international seminars, workshops and conferences for students.
The University provides different services or facilities to the students:-
A computer laboratory with 72 computers having internet connectivity.
For effective teaching and learning process through Smartboard and Moodle, ICT is being used at the department.
As per University guidelines, the Department provides a mentoring service to the students.
The Department arranges Study tours, Public Lectures (speech), Feature writing, etc. for students. It also provides the Earn & Learn Scheme, Work on Demand Scheme for students’ benefit.
Shivaji University has been accredited with NAAC ‘A’ grade.
It has been approved by UGC and AICTE.
The University started functioning with 14,000 students with 5 Post-graduate Departments on the campus and with 34 affiliated colleges.
Today, this top-ranked university has a student strength of up to 3,00,000 with 34 Postgraduate Departments on campus and 280 affiliated colleges.
In the year 2012-13, the Government of Maharashtra honored ‘Shivaji University’ with the Best University Award and it also got the Best Program Coordinator award.
For empowerment of persons with visual challenges by Indian association for the blind, Mudarai in 2016, the University has received the silver zone award.
Shivaji University is one among the top 50 Universities contributing towards research in India in 2015.
Among all Universities in India, Shivaji University is ranked 44th.
National Institutional Ranking Framework (NHRD) has ranked this University at 28th rank among top 100 universities in India in 2016.
In the year 2018, Webometrics has ranked this University at 44th position.
Shivaji University provides smart classrooms for students for all departments.
Classrooms are equipped with smart boards, LCD projectors, and laptops.
At the college campus, for sharing information, papers, notes etc. between faculty and students moodle software is used.
A laptop is provided to all the faculty members for official use.
Classrooms, hostels, labs, library etc. is covered under 24x7 internet facility.
The university has established an academic resource center for use of e-journals and e-books by students and faculty.
Total University campus is Wi-Fi enabled and virus free.
University authorities and faculty members are availing video conferencing facility to a great extent for various lectures.
Shivaji University has three fully furnished and spacious boys’ hostels on its campus and three girls’ hostels.
Table, Chair, bed, Dustbins, Library, Reading hall, TV hall, Gym, Yoga room are some essential facilities provided at the hostels.
Purified drinking water and mess facility are also provided at the hostels.