College History

Akkalkot Education Society is one of the renowned institutions situated on Maharashtra Karnataka border that runs preprimary ,primary, secondary, higher secondary ,and higher educational institution at Akalkot dist. Solapur of Maharashtra . It was established on 15th June,1970. Since its inception the institution aims at providing quality education and developing inherent talent of rural students, and thus make them eligible to cope with the global competition. It impart education in Science , Arts & Commerce streams at the under graduate and kannada for post graduate level. A institution offers the professional course of Bachelor in Computer Application to face the challenges of new millennium. The institute has Ph.D. center for Kannada and Geography.

Being a local institute without any political patronage, it faced many adversities and financial crises in the initial stage. Some local benefactors and institution came forward with their generous help for its survival. It is worth mentioning that late Shri.Channbasappa Khedgi, the founder Vice President of the Education Society provided financial support to the institution. Her highness late Shrimant Mrudularaje Bhosale, then president of Akkalkot Education Soceity, donated 12 acres of land adjoining the New Palace Compound on which the Institution has been developing a well equipped educational complex. Keeping in view the need of students from this drought prone area, C.B.Khedgi Charitable Trust helps the needy and deserving students in form of text-books, note books, uniform, science journals, educational kits, college fees etc.

Akkalkot Taluka being situated on Maharashtra Karanataka border and taking into account the demand of Kannada Medium students, the college offers kannada subject at under graduate as well as post graduate level. It is the unique college affiliated to Solapur University, providing P.G.Centre & educational facilities for Ph.D degree in Kannada. Since 1988 the institution is running a computer science centre which offers different government approved and career oriented courses to the students. In addition, it runs Junior college for Arts, Science and commerce, + 2 Vocational courses in Automobile, Electronics & Accounting and Auditing. The Education Society further runs two support services with assistance of the Central Govt.i) Child line and (ii) Family counseling centre in Solapur.

The Gymkhana of the college is well equipped with Gymnasium providing multigym facilities to the students. It has got a good repute of producing many players who have shown their talent participating and getting bright success in different events at regional, national levels.

The college is having well equipped laboratories for science departments i.e. Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology. The B.C.A. laboratory is quite rich one with 40 computers and internet facility.

The library is the real glory of the college. It boosts a rich collection of reference books, encyclopedias magazines, periodicals and journals. It is having well furnished and spacious separate reading sections for students and the staff. The library is kept open from 7-00 a.m. to 10-00 p.m. As it is the need of the day, it is modified and fully computerized and runs with OPAC system.

The college renders healthy services to the students and the society in general through various activities throughout the year. To promote all round development of the students, various co-curricular and extra curricular activities are organized through N.S.S., N.C.C. Population Education, Career Guidance and different associations formed in the college.

The college has taken a conscious discussion at the apex level of the managing committee not just to impart formal education but also to make ceaseless efforts to shape the personalities of its students. The college seeks to achieve this by introducing certain complementary activities at regular intervals. Our teaching and non teaching staff work in perfect tandem to translate goals into reality.

All the faculty members are well qualified and experienced in the teaching profession. They are dedicated for the academic and all round development of the students. Moreover, they update themselves participating in faculty development programs such as Orientation and Refresher courses, national, international and regional seminars, workshops, conferences, symposia etc. The Institution also organizes such programs from time to time. It has continuously embraced new methods of teaching the goals , missions and objectives have found new face in the course of time .

The institution has newly constructed a well equipped Girls Hostel with all the basic amenities ; development of Botanical garden and Museums, beautification of college premises etc. are in progress. Under the able leadership and proper guidance of the present chairman, Hon. Shri.Shivasharan Khedgi and the Managing committee, the institution is making desirable progress on different levels and heading towards its golden jubilee. On the basis of its academic achievements and the contribution in community services, the institution has been accredited in 2004 with B+ grade by NAAC, and in 2012 with B grade (2.74). And now in 2018-19 the institute will face the third cycle of NAAC .

This seed planted 1970 is now a large spreading tree , and today has twelve departments across the Science and Arts faculties , Commerce and BCA and offering various programmes , including self financed courses.

About Akkalkot Education Society's

Ex- President

Late Shrimant Ranisaheb Mrudularaje Jayasinharaje Bhosale

Ex-Vice President

Late Chanbasappa Basalingappa Khedgi

President

Shrimant Rajkumari Sanyuktaraje Jaysinharaje Bhosale

Vice-President

Shri Mallikarjun C. Khedgi

Chairman

Shri Shivsharan C. Khedgi

Vice-Chairman

Shri. Ashok R.Harkud

Secretary

Shri Subhash C. Dharne

Director

Shri Shrimant S. Hippargi

Director

Shri Basalingappa S. Khedgi

Director

Shri Narsappa B. Mangarule

Director

Shri Chandrakant G. Swami

Director

Shri Shrishail Bharamshetty

Director

Sou. Pavitra Khedgi

Director

Sou. Sidhamma, Vaishali B. Kalshetti

Expert Director

Shri Sidharam K.Birahade

Director

Smt. Subhadhra Sathe

Director

Sou. Jyoti Dharane

Akkalkot Education Society established this multi stream college on 15th June,1970. Since its inception the institution aims at providing quality education and developing inherent talent of rural students, and thus make them eligible to cope with the global competition.

College Development Committee (2017-18)

Sr. No Name Designation
1 Shri S. C. Khedgi President
2 Shri S. C. Dharane Member
3 Shri N.I. Dhanshetti Member
4 Shri A.M. Deshmukh Member
5 Dr. S.K. Murumkar Member
6 Sou J.R. Birajdar Member
7 Shri S.H. Kamati Member
8 Adv. A.S. Mangrule Member
9 Shri N.Y. Kallurkar Member
10 Dr. Bharat Kale Member
11 Shri B.S. Khedgi Member
12 Shri K.V. Zipare Member
13 Shri Mayur Swami Member
14 Dr. S. C. Advitot Secretary

Organizational Structure