About Jashbhai Maganbhai Patel College of Commerce, [JMPCC] Mumbai
J.M. Patel College of Commerce, founded in the academic year 1988-89 by the Sanskardham Kelavani Mandal (SKM) is permanently affiliated to the University of Mumbai.
Some salient features of the College are listed below:
It is recognized under section 2(f) & 12(B) of the UGC Act 1956.
It has been reaccredited with CGPA of 2.79 at Grade B by the National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) in January 2011.
The College offers three year integrated courses in B.Com,B.Sc. (IT) and B.M.S.
It has large well–ventilated classrooms providing a conducive ambience for learning.
It has a highly configured IT laboratory.
ABOVE ALL, it has a qualified and competent faculty.
The SKM was instituted in the year 1959 by men of vision. Driven by the desire to effect social transformation through education, these benevolent individuals with an acute sense of social responsibility brought up the first centre of learning in the year 1962 on the huge 2.09 acre campus. Today the campus boasts of 5 educational institutes which undertake the noble task of imparting knowledge to about 4000 students. The J. M. Patel College of Commerce is one of these educational institutes.
The College gives top priority to academic performance, as any centre of learning should. In matters of discipline, attendance etc. of students, it is guided by the statutes and ordinances of the University of Mumbai from time to time. The College holds the view that no education is complete until the students are imbibed with the spirit of social commitment.
It therefore encourages students to exercise their social conscience through various initiatives, including the Extension Activities of the University. Students actively and voluntarily enroll themselves for Extension work which is under the purview of Department of Lifelong Learning and Extension (DLLE) of the University of Mumbai. There are two N.S.S. units and N.S.S volunteers are highly committed to various community development programmes. Students are encouraged to enroll with nearby colleges having N.C.C unit.
Students are also advised to involve themselves with various Associations of their choice and desire. Rotaract Club of J.M.Patel College carries out various social awareness and community welfare activities.
The College offers Earn and Learn Scheme for needy students. A qualified counselor is in charge of the Personal Counseling Centre. The Placement and Career Guidance Cell offers career growth opportunities to students and placement for final year students. The placement cell also arranges vacation job for first and second year students.
Our mission is to emerge as centre of higher learning and to transform the social conditions to uphold the moral values of the society, strive for the equality, social justice and respect for all the religions through intellectual, physical, cultural and emotional growth of students.
To emerge as an important centre of learning to compete all challenges of the future.
To serve the society through education.
To provide value based and need based education.
To make education accessible to all.
To impart quality education to students.
To develop Critical Thinkers and Concerned Citizens.
To empower Students to assume leadership for Social Transformation
To contribute New Perspectives to the World Knowledge.
To transform challenges into opportunities.