Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science & Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai was established in 1961 by Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM) as a part of its own silver jubilee celebration. Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics was an addition in the year 1980. A complex was thereby formed that embraced the three main streams of education – Arts, Science and Commerce. Subsequently, need based, career oriented, self-financing courses have been introduced by the College.
The college is affiliated to the University of Mumbai. Mithibai College has more than 10,000 students, 217 teaching staff and 174 non-teaching staff in its Degree and Junior College together. In spite of the phenomenal growth in the number of students, the standard of discipline is well maintained and the studentteacher relations are absolutely cordial. The college provides personal counseling to the students as well.
Facilities at Mithibai College –
- Activity Room
- Placement Cell
- Counselling Centre
Departments at Mithibai College –
- Department of Botany
- Department of Chemistry- Biochemistry
- Department of Economics
- Department of English
- Department of Geography
- Department of Gujarati
- Department of Hindi
- Department of Microbiology/Biotechnology
- Department of Philosophy
- Department of Psychology
- Department of Physics
- Department of Sociology
- Department of Zoology
Scholarships at Mithibai College –
In order to encourage merit and to help the deserving students, the college gives number of merit Scholarships and free studentships every year. The Scholarships include National Merit Scholarship, State Government Open Merit, Talent Development Scholarship, Government of India Scholarship to Scheduled Caste, Converts to Buddhism, Scheduled Tribes, Vimukta Jati Students and E.B.C. Scholarships.