Principal’s Address

It is an honor and great pleasure to welcome you all in this esteemed institution  for the academic year 2018-19.  Arts and Commerce College, Lanja is established on 17th June 1996  and Science Faculty was started in June 2009 by New Education Society, Lanja run by a private management educational body.  The college is situated in the dense forest of Western Ghats of the India. New Education Society is one of the premier education societies’ in the Maharashtra state.  Arts, Commerce and Science  College, Lanja  has been promoting the cause of value based higher education with total commitment for last 22 years.  What started in 1996 with 117 students and 6 departments expanded to about 873 students and 11 departments in 2018-19.  The college has bagged the best college award in 2013-14 by the University of Mumbai, Mumbai and the college has been accredited  by NAAC with A grade in third cycle of accreditation.

The college is affiliated to the University of Mumbai and offers the undergraduate and post graduate courses in different subjects.  College has an enriched library with latest books and online journals in Humanities, Commerce and Science subjects.   College has a well equipped Gymkhana that helps in augmenting a sense of true  sportsmanship in students.  Our students have participated in various sports events at Zonal, District, State, University, national and international level competitions and have bagged many prizes. The college has well equipped and spacious laboratories and advance modern computer labs.

College helps students to realize their goals and achieve them effectively with experienced and dedicated teachers. Apart from this the convenient location, spacious classrooms, healthy teaching-learning environment and various college committees managed by the staff members have assisted in developing the right temperament of the students. The student developed in such an inspiring climate has every prospect of becoming a responsible and matured citizen of the nation who will climb the ladder of success.  The strong community involvement and a commitment to community services through National Service Scheme (NSS), Department of Lifelong learning and Extension (DLLE), Cultural department, literary and value added programs and achievements in humanities  provide each of our student with an avenue for personal growth. Many of our students have been successful in bagging University level medals in academic,  sports as well as cultural events.

Being the principal of such an auspicious institution I consider it an honor to walk around the college campus and assist everyone in their development which eventually fosters the progress of the college.  It gives me a  privilege to help the students to realize their dream of higher education.

I request you to visit the website and go through the various pages in it.  Also take the advantage of exploring yourself by getting associated with us.

-Principal