I appreciate your visit to the college website. Here is a brief introduction of the college, for details please go through the website or you are always welcome if you personally visit our college.
This college, run by the Rayat Shikshan Sanstha, Satara was
established in 1954 by Padmabhushan Dr. Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil
on the confluence of Krishna and Koyna rivers. It has been
imparting higher education to the masses especially needy,
deprived, rural and disadvantaged student community. It is the
matter of great pride to convey to you that this is the first college
established at the tehsil place in India and now it has emerged as
the biggest multi-faculty college in the jurisdiction of the Shivaji
University, Kolhapur. It offers 21 UG and 19 PG programmes, 07
Professional courses and 02 B.Voc. Courses. Besides, it is a well-
known centre for M. Phil. and Ph. D. research. A large number of
students are benefitted with a number of self-financing skill
oriented courses, support services and inter-disciplinary activities.
The college is enriched with research-oriented teaching staff,
sound infrastructure, strong registered Alumni Association and a
good ambience. It has been continuously striving to achieve
excellence in all spheres of academic activities. I am happy to tell
you that NAAC Bangalore, acknowledging our quality-striving
endeavors, has accredited this college at 'A + ' Grade with 3.63
CGPA in the third cycle of assessment and accreditation.
Recognizing its contribution to the higher education, the college is
awarded with an Autonomous Status by UGC, New Delhi from June
At present, in our college, more than 12,500 students are receiving
education through various disciplines. Most of the students are
from rural area. These students are not only from Karad Tahsil but
from Satara, Sangli, Solapur, Kolhapur and South Konkan region.
Among them more than sixty percent students are girls. Through
curricular and co-curricular activities, we are trying to carry out
overall development of our students, so they can face challenges in
future confidently. Besides the academic activities some of the
teaching and non-teaching faculty members are actively involved in
activities, such as research, communication skills and faculty
development programmes. We have boys and girls hostel facility.
We are working under the guidance of Sanstha and CDC. We also
accept suggestions from stakeholders. If you are willing to involve
in this process directly or indirectly, you are always welcome and
waiting for your response.