About Royal College of Science, Arts and Commerce, Mumbai
The society was founded on 28th December,1966 by Asgar E. Lakdawala, a poor S.S.C student at that time. He gathered together, a very small group of young boys, each of whom hailing from a poor family and had a spirit of service, sacrifice, friendship & understanding. The sole mission of a group was Educational upliftment of poor & needy students of Bohra Community; since 1966, year after year, more and more benefactors from Bohra Community realised the importance of the mission set by the founder & today, there are about 600 life members & patron members who are patronising the mission of the society. Basically the society aims at the education of the Bohra & non-Bohra Muslim community & extends its facilities to other communities.
Action So Far
Over the years, since the inception in 1966, the society has strived hard to provide atleast the basic needs of education so that underprivileged class of students can also take necessary education without an extra burden on the day to day expenses of their poor parents.
Every year, about 3000 needy students are benefited by our various schemes, we provide………….
School fees, College fees, Books, Uniforms & Stationery to the poor students from pre-primary to higher education.
Royal Educational Adoption Plan (REAP) under which needy students are adopted for financial aid to acquire desired qualification.
In 1989, the society established a full-fledged Degree college imparting education in Arts -Science-Commerce and Management Streams. It is a Minority Institution which aims at the education of the minority community & extends its faculties & services to other communities also.
The plot admeasuring about 10,000 sq. mt. was generously donated by the four partners of Shrishti Housing complex namely Late Mr.Ismail M.Kanga, Mr.Mafatraj P. Munot, Mr.K.M.Goenka & Mr.Niranjanlal Dalmia.
Royal Society of Bombay with the help of GENEROSITY of philanthropists from Bohra community has spent more than Rs.15.50 crores to give the present shape to the Educational campus.
To be recognized as a Minority educational institution par excellence having secular outlook, imparting value based education to the youth, to mould them into disciplined, conscientious citizens of the society who would contribute to the social, economical and cultural growth of the society.
To provide holistic academic programmes and an inspiring learning environment.
To contribute to personal, professional and social growth of students, belonging to minority community thereby enhancing the economic growth of the minority community with special emphasis on girls’ education.
- To extend its facilities to other communities within the framework of the constitution of India