Activity Report 2013-14

Principal’s Annual Report for 2013-14


The year 2014 proved to be a harbinger of good news for the college as it won the prestigious Best College Award from University of Mumbai on 26th January, 2014. This award was received by Principal Dr. (Mrs) J. K. Phadnis from the hands of Honorable Vice Chancellor of University of Mumbai at a high profile function organized at the Kalina campus. This is a milestone achieved in our quest to achieve excellence.


The following report highlights the activities and achievements in the academic year 2013-14 that helped us realize this dream.


  • Academic Results and new courses of the college for 2013-14 V Semester:


Sr.No. Class O’ Grade A’ Grade B’Grade C’ Grade D’ Grade Fail Total College Pass % Univ Pass %
1 T.Y.B.Com.










2 T.Y.B.Sc. (CS)









3 T.Y.B.Sc. (Phy)







4 T.Y.B.Sc. (Micro)










5 T.Y.B.Sc. ( Biotec)






6 T.Y.B.Sc. ( Chem)








(All Classes)










7 T.Y.B.A.(Eco-Com)







8 T.Y.B.A. (Eco)






9 T.Y.BA. (Psy)









10 T.Y.B.A. (Socio)






T.Y.B.A. (All Classes)










Unaided Classes
11 T.Y.B.M.M. (Adv)









12 T.Y.B.M.M .(Jour)






13 T.Y.B.Sc. (IT)








14 T.Y.B.M.S.









15 T.Y.B.Com. (B&I)








16 T.Y.B.Com. (FM)









17 M.Com. (Sem – I)










18 M.Com. (Sem – III)









19 M.Sc. (Micro) – Sem – I








20 M.Sc. (Chem) Sem – I








21 M.Sc. (Micro) Sem – III






22 M.Sc. (Analytical Chem) Sem – III







23 M.Sc. (Organic Chem) Sem – III









The college has got permission to start 6 new courses that shall begin from the academic year 2013-14. Work is in full swing in the concerned departments for the same.


  • Some prominent Student Activities for the year 2012-13



Some Intra collegiate / Departmental Activities

27th July 2013

Debate (Forum Activity)

The College Forum organized debates in Hindi, English and Marathi on this day.

13th July 2013

Vivekanand’s Got Talent (VGT)

The College Forum organized a competition of students having various talents in Performing Arts

20th July 2013

Solo singing

The College Forum organizedthe Solo Singing (Indian and Western) competition on this day.

27th July 2013

Solo Dance

The College Forum organized theSolo Dance(Classical,Western) any other form) Competition.

6th July 2013

That’s IT Launch

The annual Tabloid of the IT Department, That’s IT was launched by Principal J.K. Phadnis. Invitees from Seed-InfoTech (main sponsor of That’s IT) were the chief guests for the day.

03rd August, 2013
11 am

M3 Contest

M3 Contest was held for the 24th consecutive year by the Dept. of Maths. 33 students from Commerce and 53 from Science participated along with 106 Junior College Students.

10th December, 2013

  • D. Shroff Elocution
15th students from different faculties participated in the 48th A.D. Shroff Elocution organized by the Dept. of Economics. Cash prizes totaling Rs. 2000 and certificates all sponsored by F.F.E. were awarded on the same day.

13th January, 2014

Micro-Biotech Mela

The post-graduate and undergraduate students of Microbiology and Biotechnology arranged a fun based exhibition for the students of the college as well as the junior college students of the nearby colleges. The posters prepared by the LLLE students were displayed as a part of Community engagement.

31st Jan 2014

Industrial visit to Pune

An Industrial visit was arranged for the students of F.Y, S.Y, T.Y BSc, MSc. Microbiology and F.YBScBiotechnology students.The visit was to Go-Cheese Plant, Manchar, Pune. The students were explained and shown the cheese production and automated milking process.

26th Dec to
30th Dec 2013


Students of SY under ACP did social service at NASEOH as part of ACP requirement
SomeIntra collegiate / Departmental Activities contd. 21st Oct 2013
10.30am to 2.30pm

M3 Contest Prize Distribution

Maths Quiz

&Movie Screening

Prizes were awarded to prize winners of M3 contest. This was followed by some thrilling and inspiring videos that were screened for the audience. After that Mathematics Quiz followed which was designed and executed by students of FY and SYBSc. After the ceremony, a movie “A Beautiful Mind” was screened for the students/audience. Prof. AarohiKhar of Dept. of Psychology sensitized the students/audience about mental disorder portrayed in the film.
28th to 30th October 2013 “Programming in CPP” Mrs. ShitalPatil conducted the session for the students of FYIT on Programming in CPP
25.10.13 Talk on “How to select & present a Research paper” Ms. Shmilona Jain gave a talk on the given topic for the F.Y., S.Y., T.YBSc students of Biotechnology and Microbiology
24/01/2014 to 26/01/2014 Two day trekking camp Prof. Vikas Ware accompanied students for a two day trekking camp at Alang gad.
13 Aug 2013 Visit to BSE

About 70 TYBComstudents along with Prof. SunitaSherifani and Prof. Kishore Dichwalkarwent to Bombay Stock Exchange Building, Fort.

The BSE authorities engaged a lecture/discussion for about one and a half hour on the role and functioning of Bombay Stock Exchange.

9th Feb 2014 Just DO IT Students of FYIT visited “Mathosri Old Age Home” at Kadaoli and spent a full day with the old people there. They conducted many games and gave best Dada and Dadi award.

Some Inter – collegiate Activities

22nd June 2013

Cloud Computing

Students of TYBSc Computer Science attended a seminar on Cloud Computing at MET College.

4th Sep. 2013

“Operon”: Intercollegiate competition organized by SIES college.

Our Micro and Biotechnology students won the trophy for the best college

29th September 2013

“Tech for Sewa” at Pune University

FY, SY & TYBA students attended the same

30th August, 2013

Research Paper Presentation

Ms. Bhakti Sakore(SYBSc) presented a paper in National Conference “Research in IT” organized by Patkar College, Goregaon on “Design and Reasearch on Speed Control system by Intelligent Systems” Â


Gyan Manthan-2013:
An intercollegiate Maths Festival of Royal College of Arts, Science and Commerce

1st Prize in the poster competition, “Math Show”
3rdrize in “Maths Quiz”

7th January 2014

Alumni association activities

Prof. HemlataDeshpande and Dr. Anita Kanwar along with T.Y.B.Sc Physics students visited Ruia College to see the Physics Exhibition “Infinity 2014”

18th December 2013

IT & CS Fest of N. G Acharya College

2nd in Tech Quiz 2nd in Program Quest

20th December 2013

IT-CS Fest of Narayan Guru College

Consolation prize in Write a Program, 2ndprize in debugging, 3rd prize in debugging, 1st prize in WAP, 2nd prize in WAP.

8th January 2014

Alumni association activities

Dr. SarlaRathi along with F.Y.B.Sc (PCM) and SYBSc Physics Maths students (total no. 30) visited Ruia College to see the physics exhibition “Infinity 2014”

25th Jan 2014

National Burns Center Airoli

12 T.Y.B.Sc students attended ‘The National Symposium on Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine’


Book Review Competition

It was conducted by Library Committee of our college.

15th March, 2014.

Industrial Visit to Pune

IT Department took its 40+ students to “Persistent”, one of the leading IT companies of Pune for Industrial visit. The primary objective of this was to educate them towards Industrial Policies and Procedures.

Mega Events

6th and 7th
September 2013


BSc IT department celebrated thedecade of Sagacity, its tech-fest. It was conducted on 6th and 7th of September .The chief guest for the event was Mrs J.K Phadnis and the key note speaker was MrAtulKahate, Project Manager, Oracle Corporation, Pune.

29th & 30th
of January 2014

Confluence 2014

With the theme of “Cyber Crime & its Impact on Society”, the BMS hosted event reached out to sensitize three communities in the society- school children, college students and the common man. Cyber-crime expert Mr .SachinDedhia, founder of Skynet Solutions and advocate PrashanthMali sensitized the school children and the common man with their expert talk.

Through the Year

Knowledge Club

Activities periodically organized by BMS

6th, 7th and
8th of December 2013


BMM organized “Impressions” for the 11th year giving the mass media students a platform to exhibit their creative skills. The theme of Impressions 2013 was “World of Media Wonders”.
Goonj– an in-house publication was also released.

10th August 2013


BMM dept.organized Raaga: showcasing the cultural diversity and heritage of India through dance and drama with the theme ‘SanskritikMilap’.

27th of January to the
1st of February 2014

Social Awareness Week (SAW) 2014

The highlights of this BMM event were:

  • Free dental and eye checkup
  • Focus on educational issues facing students
  • Talk onenvironmental issues by Padmashree Dr. Sharad P. Kale, Head (Technology Transfer), Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC)
  • Discussing female feoticide and sexual abuse of women
  • Mock fire safety drill enacted by the firefighters from the Wadala Fire Brigade.

13thFebruary 2014

Poster Competition

This competition was organized by the B & I department. Participants were asked to prepare charts related to their subjects. The exhibition of the same was held in quadrangle in the college premises.

17th& 18th Feb 2014


Third Annual Inter Collegiate fest NIRAYA 2014 organized by the FM Dept. had one session conducted by BSE. The other events conducted were Mock-Stock/ Commodity, Wizards of Power point, Brand Equity, Battle of Thoughts, Movie Mania, Housie, Snakes ‘n’ Ladders etc.

18th January 2014


Mathematics department organized an intercollegiate conference “Mathemight 08″on the theme ‘Surprises in Mathematics and their Applications’.The conference included Keynote address by Prof. Anup Varghese from SIES College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Paper Presentation, Poster Competition, Quiz Competition and a talk on Careers in Mathematics.

29th Sep 2013

“SardhshatiSamarati” of Swami Vivekanand

VES Society
An Essay Competition was organized on this occasion.

13th January 2014

Micro Btmela

Micro-BtMela 2014 was organized by the students of Microbiology and Biotechnology department.About 100 students from Higher secondary and Under-Grads combined attended this event. Students from V.E.S. Jr. College, S.I.E.S , G.N. Khalsa, C.K.J.C, C.R.S, Pathkar attended this event. The purpose of this event was to educate and spread awareness about the two disciplines of science i.e. microbiology and biotechnology. Almost 200 students from the two departments of microbiology and biotechnology took part in this event and made it a huge success

6th Feb 2014

Best student Award

Topten shortlistedstudents for the best student award made a presentation to the committee members in the Board room. The best student award went toMiss Monica Jaiswal from TYBSc(Micro).

Career Guidance and Placement

Throughout the year

Placements and training/talks

Career Guidance and Placement Cell of the College

27th July 2013 from
11.30 a.m. -12.15 p.m.

Talk on “Career opportunities in Physics”

A talk was given by Prof. AtulMody on 27th July, in room no. 504 on “Career opportunities in Physics” between 11.30 p.m. to 12.20 p.m.

28th June 2013

Personality Development

Ms. SnehaHariharan conducted a session for SY students on personality development. She covered various aspects such as group discussions, personal interviews & English communication.

17th July 2013

Seminar on Career Opportunities in IT

Miss Smita from Seed InfoTech conducted a Programme on Careers in IT for SYIT students

6th July 2013
11.30 am to 12.20 pm

Resume Building

An Ex-Student, Ms. Natasha Patil was invited to conduct a resume building session for SY and TY students of CS & IT departments.

6th July 2013
1.40 pm to 4 pm

Soft Skill Development

An Ex-Student, Ms. SnehaHariharan continued her sessions on soft skill development for the students of SY. In this session, she mainly focused on interviewing techniques.


Scope of Microbiology & Biotechnology

Mr. Suman Ganger delivered the talk for the benefit of FYBSC students of Microbiology & Biotechnology.

5th Sep 2013 7.30-9.10 am

Talk on “Careers in Digital Marketing”

Ms. Kanika Sawant, Senior Executive – Digital Marketing & Product Management – Ad Labs Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. delivered the talk.

19 Sep 2013

Works Application Seminar, University of Mumbai

It was hosted by a Japanese company in University of Mumbai, Kalina.

28 September 2013

Aptitude Test

It was conducted by NIIT for recruitment to other companies.

20th August 2013

Seminar on foreign Education

Mr. Samir from Geebee Conducted a seminar on Foreign Education.


Choosing different career paths

Ms. Meghana Petkar, our alumni student and now working as GM at 9x Pvt Ltd Channel, conducted a session for the students of FY & SY students.

26-10-13 &

GDPI Sessions for FYBSc

Students of SYBSc conducted Group Discussions and Mock Interviews of FYBSc students and also gave the result of their performance.


Karrox, Ghatkopar

TY students appeared for Aptitude Tests and Interviews. Their data will be sent to companies in future as and when there is requirement.


Career in Networking

Jetking presented a seminar on “Career in Networking” for the students FY, SY &TYBSc Computer Science/IT students.

31st October 2013

“Careers in Networking”

Mr. Amit Chourasia from Capgemini conducted the session on “careers” in Networking for the students of FYIT.

9 am to 2:30 pm

Seed InfoTech Placement

As a part of placement by Seed InfoTech, a session was conducted by them for the TY students in which aptitude test, group discussion and technical interviews were also done. Results of this are yet to be declared.

30th December 2013


Students of TY attended interviews at KARROX consisting of aptitude tests and interview rounds.

11th January ,2014


45 students of TYIT have participated in the joint-campus programme conducted by S.M. Shetty college Powai. 6 students from TYIT have got selected in the same.

14th January, 2014


25 students of TYIT have participated in the joint-campus programme conducted by UshaPravin Gandhi college Vile Parle. 15 students from TYIT have got selected for the next round.

22nd January, 2014

St.Angelo’s Networking

20 students of TYIT have participated in the campus programme.8 students from TYIT have got selected for the training-cum-placement programme.

23rd January, 2014


25 students of TYIT have participated in the JOB FAIR organized by NIIT Chembur conducted at Shah and Anchor collegeChembur (east). 25 students from TYIT have got selected for the next round.


Aptitude Test by NIIT

NIIT conducted the aptitude test for TYIT students. Based on the results, they shall be further referred for different companies.


Aptitude Test by NIIT

NIIT conducted the aptitude test for SYIT students for practice.


Test for “I Know Vention”

Mumbai University in association with Seed-infotech,conducted the technical test for the “I Know Vention”contest for the students of FYIT, SYIT and TYIT.

11th January 2014

For Third Year B & I students

A Full-Day workshop was organized in association with Mumbai Management Academy (MMA) to counsel students about various career opportunities.

8th January 2014

For Third Year B & I students

A Guidance Session on “Classroom to Company Boardroom” was conducted by Mr. Sameer Karna, Founder of The Training Curve Academy.

30th July, 2013
9 a.m.

Interviews for Internship

Internship for S.Y. (Banking & Insurance) students was conducted by CAPramodAgarawal.

11th Jan 2014

Wipro Placement
in S M Shetty College

Wipro conducted joint campus placement in S M Shetty College, Powai. 3 TYCS students got selected.

14th Jan 2014

iGate Placements

iGate conducted joint campus placement in Usha Praveen Gandhi College of Managment, Vile Parle in which three of our students got selected.

Invited talks contd.


22 June, 2013, From 11.30 a.m. to 12.20 p.m.

Talk on “Procedural understanding of Experimental Physics”

Physics Dept.organized a talk by Mr. Ganesh N. (T. Y. B. Sc.) on “Procedural understanding of Experimental Physics” from 11.30 a.m. to 12.20 p.m.

17th July 2013

Seminar on Aptitude Preparation

Mr. Meloy from Seed InfoTech conducted a seminar on preparation for Aptitude Test for TYIT students.

17th July 2013

Seminar on Software Testing

Miss. SmitaSontakke, a software testing Trainee having 6 years of experience from Seed InfoTech, conducted a seminar on Software Testing for SYIT students

20th July 2013
8 to 9 am

Applications of

A Guest lecture for FYFM students was organized by Ms. MomitaSarkar, Senior Analytical Consultant, Cartesian Consulting Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai

27thJuly 2013&
16th and 17th September 2013

Seminar On Android& Workshop on Android

Miss. IquindarKaur from NIIT conducted a seminar on Android for TYIT students.

27th August 2013

“Unethical Practices in Medical Field”

This guest lecture was delivered by Dr. C.S. Rao, Child Specialist – Hon. Physician, Sushrut Hospital.

24th Jul 2013 11.30 am-1.10 pm

“Marketing Mix and consumer behavior”

MrArvindMangarsi, Regional Manager – West for Phoenix Contact India Pvt Ltd delivered this lecture.

17th Aug. 2013
11.30 a.m. to 12.20 p.m.

Talk on “Introduction to Laser Trap”

Mr. TejasRathod from B. A. R. C. delivered this talk.

26th October 2013

“VMware Workstation”

Mr. AmitChourasia from Capgemini conducted the session on “Vmware Workstation” for the students of SYIT.

25th, 28th, 29th and 30th of October 2013

“Dot Net”

Ms. HeenaKousar conducted the session on “Dot Net” for the students of SYIT

31st October 2013

“VB.Net-Industry Standards and Practices”

Mr. AmitChourasia from Capgemini conducted the session on “VB.Net-Industry Standards and Practices” for the students of SYIT.

28th November 2013

“How to Approach Solve Case Studies in Networking”

Mr. AmitChourasia from Capgemini conducted the session on “How to Approach Solve Case Studies in Networking”for the students of FYIT.

17th July 2013

Seminar on Android

Miss Alifia from Seed InfoTech conducted a seminar on Android for TYIT students.

5th Aug 2013

“Mock –Stock”

About 70 students ofTYBCom were trained by eminent professional trainers of Bombay Stock Exchange. Many teaching staff members also participated in this program.

19th Oct.2013

Two guest lectures

Two guest lectures were arranged for the Microbiology and Biotechnology students.

Mr.AbhijitParabManager,Clincical Data management,Forest LAboratories,Inc.,Newark,New Jersey, U.S Manager, Forest research institute delivered a lecture on ‘ Clinical Research- a carrer choice’.

Ms. Shraddha Marathe , Manager HR ,Owens and Corning India Pvt Ltd. gave a motivational talk on ‘ The Power of Me’, Ms.RekhaManjrekar , Research Analyst shared her experience in Industry.


Future of management education in India

Kraft Educational services conducted this programme.

14/12/013 9.00 am –

Talk on Principles of success

MrShashank Patil, Chief Manager DSP – The Times of India Group gave lecture on the topic “Success Principles – Re-engineering Success.”

11:30 am to
1:10 pm

S/W testing Seminar

Mr. Manoranjan Gupta from CDAC- Chembur conducted a seminar on “Career in Testing” for the students of FY, SY & TYBSc Computer Science.


Guest lecture –A Novel microRNA detection method to investigate microRNA biogenesis and disease control

Mr. Pratik Shah, Doctoral fellow at University of Copenhagen revisited the department. He interacted with the TY and PG students and gave his inputs and guidance for the students regarding studies abroad. He also spoke to the students regarding Indian –Danish Exchange programs


Mathemight- 08

Prof. Anoop Varghese(S.I.E.S College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Sion) gave a talk on this occasion


Talk by Dr. Alark Joshi

DrAlarkJosh from the University of San Francisco, USA was invited to give a lecture on “Education Abroad” to all CS and TYIT students. He talked about research opportunities in Image processing and mobiles apps and also shared information about various courses available in his University.

3rd September 2013

Talk on “Core Somatic Integration Therapy”

The department of Psychology arranged a talk on “Core Somatic Integration Therapy” by Dr. Rajiv Naidu, on 3rd September 2013. 31 students of SYBA and TYBA combined attended the program.

Life Long Learning(LLL)

July 2013 Life Long Learning First Term Training Programme Dr. Nagpurkar and 2 Student leaders from T.Y. B. A. attended the 1st Term Training Programme at University of Mumbai.
15th Jan 2014 Skit presentation by LLLE students The T.Y.BSc and S.Y.BSc students presented a skit as part of the activity of LLLE. A Group of 14 students of TYIT from the life-long learning course won the consolation prize in the street-play competition “UDAAN” conducted by University of Mumbai.
16th Jan 2014 Lecture cum workshop on financial literacy Bhardwaj, Directors VESIMR, conducted the lecture in on Financial Planning and a workshop on different financial investment in saving and investment.
21st and 22nd Jan 2014 Lecture and workshop on adolescents behavior Issues and concerns Mrs. AarohiParimuKhar from psychology department conducted the same
30th Jan 2014 Child right sensitization Poster display LLLE students put up many posters on this theme
31st Jan 2014 Multi theme Poster display LLLE students displayed posters related to environment, a adolescents gender issues and financial literacy.
23 Jan 2013 Survey on Gender issue The LLLE Micro students conducted a survey on familial roles of gender


  • Some Student achievements in extra-curricular/cultural activities (university/higher level)


Date Organizer Title of Event Prize/Award
25th June 2013 University of Mumbai
(45th Youth Fest 2012-13)
G.K Quiz 1st Prize & a Rolling Trophy
30th July 2013 University of Mumbai
(45th Youth Fest 2012-13)
Miss University Competition 1st runner-up Award of this Jackpot Event (Miss University)
19th August 2013 University of Mumbai
(45th Youth Fest 2012-13)
English elocution 1st Prize
9th July 2013 International Institute of Population Studies Essay writing competition 1st and 2nd Prize & the Trophy
20th January 2014 College Talentia 2013-14 The students of the S.Y.B.Sc were awarded the best class at the intracollegiate event Talentia


Numerous other prizes were won by our students at various college festivals.


  • Some Student achievements in co-curricular activities (university/higher level in 2012-13)


Date Title of Event/Paper Prize/Award
16th and 27th Jan 2014 13thState level Microbiolympiad 2013-2014 by C.K.T College, Panveland R.C Patel A.S.C. College Shirpur Dhule Our college was at 6th position for the TY level and 8th position for the SY level. Miss Sonali Gaikwad F.Y.B.SC Biotech student of V.E.S College stood 1st all over Maharashtra at FY level on 16th Jan 2014.
The three students who scored highest in the screening contest taken ahead for MICROBIOLYMPIAD held on 27th Jan 2014 at R.C.Patel College Shirpur, Dhule. The T.Y microbiology students bagged third position at Microbiolympiad and F.Y.B.Sc biotech students stood 8th at State level.
1st & 2nd December 2013 Social Connectedness among Adolescents: Role of Friends, Family and Significant others Ipsita chatterjee (TYBA) presented and published her paper in the 2nd International Conference on “Family at Crossroads in 21st century” organised by Bombay Psychological Association
20th-22nd February 2014 Social Support Among Adolscents Of Mumbai: Family Or Social Networking Sites (Sns) Shreya Sharma (TYBA) presented and published her paper in the 5th International conference on “Life Skills Among Adolescents”, Loyola College, Trivandrum
December 2013 Social Connectedness among Adolescents: The Friends v/s Family Conflict Ipsita chatterjee (TYBA) presented and published her paper in the UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Counseling : A Science of Human Problem Solving, Abasaheb Garware College, Pune
December 2013 Challenges faced in counseling of adolescents Shweta, Prerna (SYBA) presented and published their paper in the UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Counseling : A Science of Human Problem Solving, Abasaheb Garware College, Pune
18th January 2014 To study the level of awareness and incidents of ‘eve teasing’ among college girls Shweta, Prerna, Godwin (SYBA&FYBA) won the 2nd Prize Trishool-Research Convention , Student paper Presentation, P.N Doshi College, Ghatkopar
December 2013 Gender bias in abusive language Shweta, Prerna, Navani, Paramanand, Pranav (SYBA&FYBA) presented their paper Avishkar-Research Convention BY University of Mumbai


  • Student achievements in Sports in 2012-13


S.N. Event Level Position
1. Marathon organized by IIT Powai on 21st December 2013 District Mr Anand from TYIT was in top 10 in the marathon
2. Inter-collegiate Rope Malkhamb Competition Organized University of Mumbai Ms. VinayaMaphelkar (F.Y.B.Sc – Biotechnology) won the Bronze Medal
3. Inter-University Rope Malkhamb competition National level The Mumbai University Team won Gold Medal, where our student Ms. VinayaMaphelkar was ranked 4th among all the participants
4. Inter-collegiate Boxing Competition University of Mumbai Mr. Ronit Lobo (S.Y.B.Com) secured 8th position in this event.


The College also celebrated Annual Sports Events on 3rd, 4th and 5th December 2013 with wide participation from all classes.


  • Faculty Activities during 2013-14:


Category Date Faculty Title/Description

Refresher/ Orientation courses attended

11th – 31st May 2013 Prof. Riddhi Bharani &
Prof. Sadhana Mishra
Third Special Summer School, Academic Staff College, Banaras Hindu University (BHU).


27th July 2013

Prof. Varsha Ahuja, Dr. V.D. Barhate, Prof. Seema Borgave and Dr. Pallavi Roy Orientation seminar for F.Y.B.Sc.
7th Aug to 5th Sep 2013. Prof .Shweta Patil Orientation program organized by staff Academic College, University of Mumbai
7th Aug to 6th Sep 2013 Prof. Vinaya Jategaonkar UGC sponsored Orientation course organized by ASC, Mumbai University
6th Nov 2013 to 19th Nov 2013 Dr. Sarla Rathi She participated in the Refresher course in Statistical Mechanics, held at HBCSE, TIFR sponsored by Indian Academy of Science, Bangalore in collaboration with University of Mumbai and TIFR, from 06th November to 19th November.
2nd Dec. 2013 Dr. Sarla Rathi Attended a one day orientation program on 2nd Dec. 2013 in “International symposium in nuclear physics, held in BARC.”

Seminars/ Workshops/Short Courses /Training organized for Teachers and Students

27th& 30thAug 2013
4.30 to 5.30 pm
Hardware seminar for FY students Students from SYB.Sc conducted a Hardware Seminar to introduce various hardware components and detail out their working.
1st to 7th June.2013
10:00 am to 7:00pm
CUBE Summer Workshop 2013 The workshop was in collaboration with HBCSE, TIFR. First year and Second Year students of Microbiology & Biotechnology were trained in handling simple model systems (Snails, Drosophila, Daphnia& Earthworms).


16th – 22nd November 2013


CUBE workshop for other college teachers and students

The Dept. of Microbiology and Biotechnology organized a 7 day workshop in collaboration with HBCSC, TIFR, Mankhurd for the teachers and students from other colleges.

The students of our departments were the mentors for the workshop. Studies with model organism like earthworm, Daphnia, Snails and Drososplhila were discussed.

Dr. Arunan and Dr. NagarjunaG were a part of the discussion forum. Some of the Cubeists had an opportunity to visit Sophia College and learn and understand Zebra fish, C. elegans and Dictyostelium.

The basic idea was to instigate young minds to use the simpler organisms to answer complex processes viz. behavioural plasticity, epigenetics, regeneration etc.

The students also had a privileged interaction with Dr. Karen Dell, editor of ibiology. We were introduced to the website

Prof Dell and her husband Dr. Ron Vale are instrumental in introducing the idea of such a website.

You can contact her at

10th Aug 2013  11.30 am to 12.15 pm Karrox Karrox conducted a seminar on Android Operating System which was attended by the students of FY, SY & TY.
30th Aug 2013
11.30 am to
12 pm
Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar gave a seminar on “Career in Computer Science” at VES Junior college for the students of XI & XII.
27th July 2013 Annual ICS Meet Dr.(Mrs.) Leela Jain co-ordinated the meeting of the ICS (MB) on 27th July, Saturday. A letter of appreciation was given to the Principal V.E.S. from President of ICS (MB) for successful conduct of 25th RSM-2013.Audited expenditure documents handed over to President of ICS (MB) and was also attended by all staff members
30th Aug 2013 Prof. Suman Ganger and Prof. Sneha Ramesh Presentation in Vivekanand Junior College to give an overview about applications of Microbiology & Biotechnology. Demonstration of techniques used in day to day laboratory experiments.
14th, 15th& 17thOctober, 2013 For B.Com (B & I) and BMS students Short Term Certification course in Finance. The title of the program was “Economic Indicators: Why are these important to be Monitored?” It was in collaboration with Ambition Learning Solutions.
27th March & 1st April, 2014 For BMS students The title of this Short Term Certification course was “Commercial Banking & Credit Research”. It was also in collaboration with Ambition Learning Solutions.
23rd August 2013 For B & I students Seminar on Basics of Capital Markets was organized on 23rd August 2013. The guest speakers were Mr. Kirtan Shah and Mr. Vishal Gada from Ambition Learning Solutions.

Seminars/ Workshops organized

19th Oct 2013 Student training activity
CSI Andheri
Students of SY attended the Knowledge Forum Session at CSI Andheri on Open Source Operating Systems by Dr. Nagarjuna.
10th August 2013 Research Circle of College (Teachers and students) Dr. ChitraNatrajan Director, HomiBhabha Centre for Science Education delivered the Keynote address.
21-31st October
Certificate Program on Corporate Etiquettes Girish Aswani Training Academy conducted the course in our campus. Ten staff members & 70students from FY & SYBMS attended this
From 11th Oct 13 English Speaking Course 7 students from FY & SY participated in English speaking course conducted by Prof DiptaDasgupta.
7/2/14 and 8/2/14 Add-on Course on Ethical-Hacking The Add-on course on Ethical Hacking was conducted for the students of FYIT, SYIT and TYIT in MoU with Lucidius Organization. Mr Rahul Tyagi, Assistance Vice-President of Lucidiuscompany was the resource person.
30th Oct to 20th Nov 2013 Student training activity
Three Students of S.Y. (Shivraj, Chetan & Bhargav) got an opportunity to learn & work in HBSC under the guidance of Dr. Nagarjuna. They learnt various technologies such as MongoDB on which they also conducted a workshop for the students of our college.
3rd Oct 2013 Staff members Members of the staff attended a one day seminar as a part of Staff Development Program on the topics : ‘Library as a learning resource’by Ms. MeghanaSanjeeva and ‘Assesment and Evaluation- the prime facors influencing curricular outcomes’ by Dr.J.K.Phadnis.
30th Oct 13 Staff Induction Programme for New Faculty Dr. J. Mestry from St. Xavier’s College talked about enriching classroom experience. The talk was organized by IQAC committee of VESASC
16th to 19th Oct 2013
1 pm to 4 pm
Dot Net Session Ms. Heena Kousar, an ex-Student and visiting faculty was invited to conduct a crash course in Dot Net for SY student.
30th November, 2013 V.E.S. College

The College hosted a one day Workshop on Avishkar Research Convention.

This was organized in association with the Dept of Students Welfare and Cultural Affairs University of Mumbai Faculty and Students.

15 Colleges from Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai Zone participated in the event.

20th to 23rd Nov 2013
1 pm to 5 pm
Mongo DB Workshop
(Add-on Course)
Mongo DB Workshop as an ADD-ON Course was conducted by some of our students working as interns in BARC for our TY, SY and FY students.
18th Dec. 2013 Inter-collegiate seminar competition on the topic “Why does the world need Quantum Mechanics”

Inter-collegiate seminar competition on the topic “Why does the world need Quantum Mechanics” was held in the forum hall of VES college of Arts, Science & Commerce on 18th Dec. 2013

In this programme 20 students from various colleges participated and made power-point presentations.

28th December 2013 SOFT SKILLS workshop A workshop was conducted by MrShetty from CMC on soft skills for TYIT students.
Seminars/ Workshops organized contd. 15th Jan 2014 Ms Madhavi Vaidya Seminar conducted on “How to Write Technical Paper” for FY Computer Sc
22nd Jan 2014 Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar Mr. Amit Chaurasia, (Ex-student of TYIT) was invited to conduct a session on JQuery for the students of TYCS
30th January 2014 Workshop on “IPR and Cyber Laws”

The IT and CS departments organized a half day Workshop in association with Ad-hoc BOS(IT) in the subject of “IPR and Cyber Laws“.

This was a very interesting and relevant workshop in sync with the current times. It created a lot of awareness.

30th January, 2014 Half-day Workshop for Faculty of B.Sc. IT

The department organized a half day workshop in association with Ad-hoc BOS(IT) in the subject of “IPR and Cyber Laws”.

Prof. Mr. Hiren Dand, Prof. Mrs. Aparna Padte and Prof. Mrs. S. Jayalakshmi were the resource persons for the same.

Our staff members as experts/resource persons

25th Nov 201



Prof. HemaVaradarajan She was invited as subject expert at SNDT University for placement interview in the subject of Microbiology. The interview was held on the at SNDT University, Churchgate. She was appointed as a member of the Board of examination. In that capacity, she was a member of the panel for the appointment of examiners at the MSc examination in the subject of Microbiology at all the four semester examinations in 2013-2014.
3rd Oct 2013 Ms. Prajisha Jitesh Ms. Prajisha was invited to give an expert lecture in SIES College, Sion on the subject Network Security Practicals for TYBSc IT.
10th Jan 2014 Dr. Nagesh Malik He was invited as a Guest Speaker for one day state-level seminar on “Microbial Diversity- Interaction of Microbes in Complex Environment”held at Pulgaon(Wardha), on 10thJanuary.He gave a talk on- ” Biofilms in complex Microbial Ecosystems”.

Seminars/ Workshops attended

14th June 2013 Prof. Varsha Ahuja and Prof. Parinita Madan T.Y.B.Sc. (Credit System) Seminar on Heavy & Fine Chemicals, at Vaze College on 14thJune 2013
15th June 2013 Prof. Parinita Madan and Dr. Pallavi Roy Green Chemistry Seminar at Ruia College on 15th June 2013
15.06.2013 Prof Suman Ganger &
Prof. Sneha Ramesh
CBGS Revised syllabus of TYBSc Biotechnology
22nd June, 2013. S. Jayalakshmi Mrs. S. Jayalakshmi, Co-ordinator of B.Sc. (IT) attended the workshop conducted in University of Mumbai for the revised syllabus of TYIT.
14th and 15th June 2013 Dr. Anita Kanwar Attended a “National workshop on Physics for energy and Environment” held on 14th and 15th June 2013 at Department of Physics and University of Mumbai.
26th and 27th July 2013. Prof. Parinita Madan PG Lecture Series at Vaze College based on M.Sc.-II (Org. Chem.) new syllabus- Pericyclic reaction.
5th July 2013
3.30 am to
5.00 pm
Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar A workshop on TYBSc-Maths AC Credit system was conducted at Khalsa College. Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar was invited as one of the resource person.
17th July 2013
9.30 am to
4.30 pm
Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar, Mrs. Madhavi Vaidya, Mrs. Prajisha Jitesh A workshop on TYBSc Comp Sci(Main) Credit system was conducted at MCC College. Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar & Mrs. Madhavi Vaidya were invited as Resource persons for the workshop. Ms. Prajisha attended the workshop.
18th July 2013
9.30 am to
4.30 pm
Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar A workshop on MSc Comp Sci- II Credit system was conducted at Khalsa College. Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar attended the workshop.
19th July 2013
2.00 am to
4.00 pm
Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar &
Mrs. Prajisha Jitesh
A workshop on TYBSc Comp Sci- ACII Credit system was conducted at CHM College. Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar was invited as the resource person. Ms. Prajisha attended the workshop.
26th July &
29th July 2013
9.30 am to
5.45 pm
Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar  & Mrs. Madhavi Vaidya Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar & Mrs. Madhavi Vaidya attended a 2-Day workshop on “Hadoop Developer” at Computer Society of India, Andheri
17th July 2013
10.00 to 2.00 pm
Mrs. Vijaylakshmi Murthy
Dr. Murugashen ,
Mrs. Sumathi.R.Kulkarni
Workshop on Revised syllabus and Revised question paper pattern of M.Com Part 1 and Part 2
13 th July 2013 Prof. ShwetaPatil Attended the National Symposium held at the Burns Research center and hospital ,Airoli on ‘Regenerative medicine and stem cell research ‘. There were eminent scientists from NIRRH,(Mumbai), CLRI(Chennai) ,ICT (Mumbai) and plastic surgeons who presented the novelty of work they carry out regarding skin regeneration for burn patients.

6th July 2013

9.30 am to 5 pm

Mrs. VarshaGanatra Workshop for Revised Syllabus of S.Y.B.Com Commerce Paper II , Business Law and Advertising(Semester III) at Dnyansadhana College, Thane.
27th July 2013 Dr. S. Nagpurkar Resource Person at the T. Y. B.A. Eco-Paper –V workshop at C. K. T. College Panvel.
10th July, 2013 Prof. Shrikant Ghodke& Dr. Sarla Rathi “Asian Summit on Education & Skills”, held during 11-12th September, 2013.
10th July, 2013 Prof. Hemalatha Deshpande, Prof. ShrikantGhodke & Dr. Sarla Rathi. “One day workshop on “Effective implementation of Credit based system for M. Sc. – II course including electives E-I & E-II” on 10th July, 2013.
16th Aug 2013 Mrs. Prajisha Jitesh Workshop on “Network Secuirty” at S. M. Shetty College, Powai.
16th August, 2013. Mrs. Padmaja Purandare Mrs. PadmajaPurandare attended the Software Testing practical at SM ShettyPowai workshop conducted at by the university of Mumbai.
12th Aug 2013 Mrs. Kanthi Viswanath One day workshop at Thakur College for revised TYBMS Sem V paper pattern under CBSGS.
26th to 30th Aug 2013
10-5 pm
Mrs. Mahalakshmi Sankar Programme on Research Methodology in Social Sciences
24th Aug 2013 Prof. L. C. Khithani UGC sponsored National Level Seminar on:”Recent Developments In Decision Making Using Statistical Techniques”at S.I.E.S. College, Sion (W)
20th Aug 2013 Prof.(Mrs.) Parinita Madan Workshop on POGIL
16th Aug 2013 Prof. Suman Ganger Faculty Development program on ” The role of teacher in Higher Education” Organized by IBS Powai.
2nd September 2013 Dr. Nagesh Malik and Prof. Santhini S. Nair H .Varadarajn coordinated the activities pertaining to student orientation for the Q & A session of Dr. Mashelkar’s address on the 2nd of September, 2013.H. Varadarajanattended Dr. R.A. Mashelkar’s address titled “Reinventing India of your Dreams” and “Innovation in Education and Education in Innovation” at VESIT. Two of our students were selected for attending the address for students, titled ‘ Reinventing India of Your Dreams”
2nd Sep 2013 Dr. Nagesh Malik and Prof. Santhini S. Nair Attended ‘One -Day workshop on F.Y/S.Y/T.Y.BSc Microbiology Syllabus’ organised by Dept of Microbiology,Birla College and BOS,Univ of Mumbai-at Birla College,Kalyan.
3rd September, 2013. Mrs. Shital Patil Mrs. ShitalPatil attended the Linux Administration Practical workshop conducted at the Pillai college Panvel conducted by the Mumbai university.
28th and 29th September 2013 Dr. Nagesh Malik and Prof. Santhini S. Nair Attended UGC Sponsored National Conference on ‘Microbiology Horizons in Biomedical Sciences’ organised by Dept of Microbiology, KBP College, Vashi.
6th& 7th Sept 13, 10 am to 4.30 pm Mr. Kamlakar Bhopatkar Mr. Kamlakar attended a workshop on “Embedded Systems” conducted at Khalsa College by Department of Physics.
24th September 2013 Dr(Mrs.) S. Nagpurkar and Prof. I. Banerjee Our college in collaboration with Vivekananda Sardhshati SamarohSamiti, (Kokan Prant) conducted a one day seminar as ‘Relevance of Swami Vivekananda’s thoughts for National –Rebuilding”covering the economic aspects and the social aspects.
16 August 2013 Mrs. Prajisha Jitesh Mrs. Prajisha Jitesh attended the network security practical workshop conducted at SM Shetty Powai by the university of Mumbai.
16August 2013 Mrs. Padmaja Purandare Mrs. Padmaja Purandare attended the Software Testing practical at SM Shetty Powai workshop conducted by the University of Mumbai.
3rd Sep 2013 Mrs. Shital Patil Mrs. ShitalPatil attended the Linux Administration Practical workshop conducted at the Pillai college, Panvel conducted by the Mumbai university.
06/09/13 to 07/09/13 Prof. L. C. Khithani Two day Regional level Seminar on “Innovative Teaching & Sustenance of Quality in Higher Education” at N.G. Acharya & D.K. Marathe College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Chembur.
06/09/13 to 07/09/13 Prof. Vikas Ware One day workshop on “DEPDS”.
28/09/13 Prof.(Mrs.) Parinita Madan Attended a one day National Symposium on New Vistas in Chemistry organized by Royal Society of Chemistry & Wilson College.
11-12th September, 2013 Dr. Anita Kanwar Participated in UGC sponsored state level Seminar on Basics of Nanomaterials and Nonotechnology (BANMNT-2013) on 21st Sep 2013, organized by Department of Physics of KBP college, Vashi.
29.09.2013 to 30.09.2013 Prof Suman Ganger Tech for Seva – a two day conference organized by SevaSahyog Foundation in Pune. Common platform made available for the NGO’s to speak about the problems experienced by them, Scientist to find solutions and showcasing their innovations in respective field and Corporate as part of their CSR (Corporate Social Responsibilities) fund these projects and support.
21st Sep 2013 Dr. Anita Kanwar Attended Workshop on Avishkar for Humanities and Sciences organized by University of Mumbai at VES college on 30th Nov 2013.
21st-31st Oct 2013 Mrs. Mahalakshmi Sankar She attended the course by Girish Aswani Training Academy conducted in our campus.
18th January 2014.
Mrs. Mahalakshmi Sankar & Mrs. Kanthi Viswanath SMART conference at VESIMSR
21st December 2013 Ms. Heena Kausar Workshop related to Practicals on data warehousing for the revised syllabus
2nd Dec 2013 Ms.Vinaya Jategaonkar Workshop on Avishkar -a research convention held at V.G. Vaze college, Mulund
5th Dec 2013 Ms.Vinaya Jategaonkar Training program for the second term for Lifelong Learning and Extension conducted by DLLE at V.V. Bhavan, Churchgate
23rd Jan 2014 to 24th Jan 2014 Prof. L. C. Khithani Two-day National Level Conference on “Educational Interfaces Between Mathematics Industry” conducted by Dept. of Mathematics, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai.
3rd and 4th Jan 2014 Ms. Vinaya Jategaonkar National Seminar on Biotechnology ,held at C.K.T College, New Panvel
23rd-24th January 2014 Prof(Ms) Santhini S. Nair Participated in the DBT workshop on “Applications in Bioinformatics” sponsored by Dept. of Biotechnology(DBT),Govt. of India, held at Tata Memorial Centre, Advanced Centre for Treatment ,Research and Education in Cancer (ACTREC), Kharghar.
7th January, 2014 Mrs. Shital Patil Mrs. Shital Patil attended a one day workshop conducted By SIES Sion (W) in association with Ad-hoc BOS(IT) on the subject of “Internet Technologies”.
7th July, 2013
9 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
Mr. Sachin Bhandarkar
& Mrs. Minal Gandhi
Attended workshop on Revised Syllabus of S.Y.B.Com.(B&I) at Laxmichand Golwala College
6th August, 2013
9 am. to 4.30 pm
Mr. Sachin Bhandarkar
& Mrs. Minal Gandhi
Workshop on 100 marks project of T.Y.B.Com(B&I) at Mulund College of Commerce
24th August, 2013
10 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
Mr. Sachin Bhandarkar
& Mrs. Minal Gandhi
Seminar on New Horizons in Finance
Paper/ Poster Presentation

28th September 2013

Dr. Nagesh Malik and
Mr. Vaibhav Shinde 
Presented a poster on ‘A study on Diabetic foot infections with special reference to multiple drug resistant pathogens harboring plasmids’ at the UGC Sponsored National Conference on ‘Microbiology Horizons in Biomedical Sciences’ organised by Dept of Microbiology, KBP College, Vashi.
Aug/Sep 2013 Prof. Santhini S. Nair Presented a paper titled ‘Potential Threat of swimming pools in Mumbai &Navi Mumbai as an emerging reservoir of infections’ at the UGC Sponsored National Conference on ‘Microbiology Horizons in Biomedical Sciences’ organised by Dept of Microbiology, KBP College, Vashi. She was awarded the second prize in the Oral Paper Presentation for her paper.
14th September 2013 Mr. Sachin Bhandarkar He presented a Paper on “Indian Banking In 21stCentury: Issues & Challenges” in a National Conference at Smt. Janakibai Rama Salvi College.
12th,13th November 2013 Prof. Shweta Patil Presented a poster on Antimicrobial effect of certain herbal products at NMIMS , School of science , National Symposium NED 2013.
22nd December 2013. (Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S (Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S presentated a paper titled “Semantic Cloud architecture for mobile apps”
International Conference on Emerging Trends in Engineering and Techno sciences(ETETS)conducted by Institute for Innovation in Science and Technology ISBN :978-93-81693-52-0 Held on December 2013. The paper link is:
5th Dec, 2013 Dr. Sarla Rathi Poster presentation, paper titled “Angular momentum cut-off for fusion of weakly bound 7Li with 165Ho”
22nd Dec-2013 (Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S (Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S published a paper titled “An Integration of Cloud and Semantic Web” in an Online International Journal, “IMS Manthan: The Journal of Innovation” in Volume-VIII, Issue-II, Dec-2013 in “Computer Science & Technology” Section as a Full Paper.
3rd-4th January 2014 Dr. Nagesh Malik
Mr. Sagar Parmar
Presented a paper entitled “Cost Effective Production of Polyhydroxybutyrate Using Bio-Wastes and Study of Effect of Experimental Parameters” in the National Seminar on Biotechnology for Sustainable Growth and Development on 3rd& 4th of January, 2014.Organized by Department of Biotechnology CKT College New-Panvel.
28th – 29th January 2014 Prof(Ms) Santhini S. Nair She was awarded the THIRD prize for presenting her research poster on the topic ‘Assessment of environmental impact of SNPs on soil bacteria in a simulated soil system’ at the International Conference on Environmental Conservation by Adopting New Technologies (ICECANT2014) at Modern College of Arts, Science and Commerce,Pune-5,under Quality Improvement Programme, University of Pune.
26/2/14 National Conference at VSIT, Wadala. Mayur Doke from TYIT submitted a paper on “Knowledge Management” which is co-authored by Prof. Ms. Shweta Gandhi.
22nd March 2014 Mr. Sachin Bhandarkar He presented a Paper on “Financial Inclusion: A Long way to go” in a National Conference held at Chetana’s Institute of Management & Research
Publication/ Presentation 31st August Mrs. Madhavi Vaidya Review paper as a part of PhD – Critical Study of Hadoop Implementation and Performance Issues in Research in IT Exploring the Technology Horizon at Patkar College.
28th Sep 2013 Dr. Nagesh Malik and
Mr. Vaibhav Shinde
Published a paper on ‘A study on Diabetic foot infections with special reference to multiple drug resistant pathogens harboring plasmids’ in BIONANO FRONTIER Journal of Science &Technology, ISSN 0974-0678 Online:2320-9593Vol.6 Issue -3 September 2013 ,( Peer Reviewed /Referred /Cited/Index Research Journal published from Mumbai)
28th September 2013 Prof. Santhini S. Nair, Ms. Prachi Vadnere & Dr.(Mrs) P. DAnthappan Published a paper on ‘Potential Threat of swimming pools in Mumbai & Navi Mumbai as an emerging reservoir of infections’ in BIONANO FRONTIER, Journal of Science &Technology, ISSN 0974-0678 Online:2320-9593Vol.6 Issue -3 September 2013 ,( Peer Reviewed /Referred /Cited/Index Research Journal published from Mumbai)
19th& 20th Oct 2013 Mrs. Madhavi Vaidya Published a paper titled “Map Reduce Framework : Analysis & Research Perspectives” in National conference at Nagpur G.H.RAISONI College of Engineering.
October,2013 (Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S published a paper titled “Semantic Cloud Model-IT Model for Today” Published in an Online International Journal of Computer Science and Information Technology Research Excellence.Vol.3 Issue 3., 2013 journal website in the month of October,2013.ISSN-2250-2742Compression Technique for Mobiles
November 2013 (Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S published an Article on “Deflation Algorithm” in Developer IQ Vol.12 No.12 in November issue 2013.
November, 2013 (Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S (Mrs.) S. Jayalakshmi published a paper titled “An Integration of Micro Utilities in Mobiles” in
an Online International Journal, “IMS Manthan: The Journal of Innovation” in Volume-VIII, Issue-II, Dec-2013 in “Computer Science & Technology” Section as a Full Paper.
7th and 8th of December, 2013. (Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S Mrs.) Jayalakshmi S published a paper titled “Future IT Model at the “NCETCSA2013-National Conference on Emerging trends” in Computer Science and Computer Applications organized by Fergusson College, Pune. On 7th and 8th of December, 2013.
Publication/ Presentation contd. Dec 2013/ Jan 2014 Dr. Nagesh Malik
Mr. Vijay Vig (M.Sc. student – 2010-2011)
Published a paper entitled “Production and Optimization of Amylase from Geobacillusthermoleovorans and its use in Desizing of Textile Fabric. “In Journal of Microbial World 15(1) pp: 23-32,2013.
Dec 2013/ Jan 2014 Prof. (Ms) Santhini S. Nair
Ms. Happy Abbas(M.Sc. student 2012-13)
Published a research paper entitled ‘Assessment of environmental impact of SNPs on soil bacteria in a simulated soil system’ in the National Journal ,Environment Observer, January 2014 ,ISSN 2320-5997 Vol.18 ,published by Society for Environment Education Research and management(SEERAM).
Dec 2013/ Jan 2014 Mrs. Jayalakshmi S and Mrs. Shital Patil Mrs. Jayalakshmi S and Mrs. ShitalPatil co-authored a book for BFM students on “COMUTER APPLICATIONS IN FINANCIAL SERVICES” published by VipulPrakashan , having ISBN number 978-93-82791-64-5
28th February, 2014 Mrs. S. Jayalakshmi (Mrs.) S .Jayalakshmi’s Research paper on “Semantic-Cloud Architecture for Mobiles an Integration of Semantic Web, Cloud and Mobile Applications” was published in an “International Journal of Computer Networking, Wireless and Mobile Communications (IJCNWMC) “, ISSN (Online):2278-9448, ISSN (Print):2250-1568, Impact Factor (JCC): 5.2749.
20th- 22nd February 2014 Ms. Gayathri Balasubramanian and Mrs. Aarohi Khar Ms. Gayathri and Ms. Aarohi “s paper on “Meek Deer Grows Horns- Capacity Building for Adolescents to Deal With Sexual Violations” was published in the proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Life Skills Among Adolescents at Loyola College, Trivandrum


June/July 2013 Prof. Riddhi Bharani Enrolled for M.Phil at University of Mumbai.
June/July 2013 Prof. Sadhana Mishra Enrolled for M.Phil at University of Mumbai
June/July 2013 Dr. V. D. Barhate M.Sc. (by research) degree was awarded to Ms. Gauri Tamhne under the guidance of Dr. V. D. Barhate.
June/July 2013 Prof. R. Makhijani She submitted her Ph.D. synopsis under the guidance of Dr. V. Barhate
04th January, 2014 Avishkar- University Research Convention Of the teams sent from various departments, one team qualified upto the zonal level finals
7.1.2014 “Jigyasaa” an intercollegiate research scholars meet at KC college Mumbai Under the guidance of Prof. Malay Shah and Prof .Shweta Patil, nine SY Micro students participated in the oral Power point presentation at the research scholars meet. The following were the topics covered

  • Isolation of heavy metal tolerant bacteria from soil samples collected from the banks of Mithiriver near Kurla.
  • To study the antimicrobial effect of herbal products on Oral microflora
  • Screening for the presence of coliforms , fecal coliforms and VIbrio spp. in the water samples collected from harbor line railway stations


  • Summary of Placements in 2013-14


Sr. No. Name of the Company No. of Students Selected








Muthoot Fin. Corp.



Jaro Education



Jet Airways

04 (Short-listed)


TCS Associates









St. Angelos’ Networking Associates



NIIT-Job Fair-Various Companies


  • NSS Activities Diary 2013-14:


Title of Programme

No. of Participating Students



Seminar on Consumer Awareness


College students


Poster Competition on Consumer Protection


College students


Blood Donation Camp




RRC Membership Drive


College Students


Thalassemia Awareness Test


College students


RRC Friendship Band


College students


Malaria Awareness Visit


Residents of slum area (Konkan Nagar)


Monsoon Awareness Seminar


College students


Mera Vote MeraHaq


College students


NSS Foundation Day Celebration


College students




College students

21/11/2013 to 27/11/2013

NSS Residential Camp


College students and Villagers from Tara


Film Screening on Women empowerment


College students


Seminar on Anti-Tobacco


College students


March Past


College students


  • Details of Staff


  Aided SFC Total
Male Female Male Female
Teaching Staff






Visiting Faculty




Non Teaching Staff













Many new and novel practices were also introduced this year like Departmental Auditing and constitution of a Best Department Award.


In this way the college this year saw tremendous activity on all fronts in our endeavour towards excellence. The above is but a synoptic view of that: The college at a glance in 2013-14!


Dr. (Mrs.) J.K. Phadnis