The Institution is located at Shantilal Modi Road, Kandivali-west, about 5 minutes away from Kandivali-west station. The extent of campus is 2000 sq.mt and the built up area is 1952 sqmt. The College has spacious classrooms, well equipped and modern laboratories, Library and Administrative center. Facilities for outdoor and indoor games are also available.
The Junior College offers specialization in Commerce and Science. The Degree College offers 4 undergraduate programs- B.Com., B.Sc. IT., B.A.F., B.M.S. At present there are 4000+ students in the college. There are 75+ Teaching Faculty Members and 20+ Non-teaching staff. As such there is no vacancy in any department. The gender ratio of men and women among the employees works out to be 2:5 and the teacher student ratio is 1:62.
Prakash College believes in equality. Therefore it is not surprising to find more than 75% of the students belonging to the lower economic strata. The college fee is nominal to help the students avail of the fruits of education
The Alumni Association is functioning very actively in this college. It has various activities which will eventually prove beneficial to the alumini. The Parents Teachers meetings are also conducted every year. This meet is very helpful to the Management to get a correct feedback from them on the issues like curricular aspects, teaching learning process and infrastructure facilities. They are also free to express and record their impressions on the teachers and the academic performance of their wards.
The students of Prakash College have not only excelled in the field of Sports and NSS, they have also done very well in the field of academics. The faculty also conduct remedial classes for academically weak students, and coach them in the field of interactive session, group discussion, quiz programmes and presentations. This helps the students attain improvement and progress in their academic performance.
There are many full fledged faculty members who are highly qualified and potentially academic. They have attended on / off campus seminars, symposia and conferences. They also arrange for guest lectures in the college inviting good speakers from outside, Faculty development programmes for the members of staff and students’ development programmes for the students are being conducted regularly to enhance their standard of quality. The people from all walks of life are invited to deliver their address in such programmes. The teaching staff also is given extra training to have their skills in office automation, filing and computer literacy.
The college is sufficiently equipped with 150+ Laptops. They are networked with high speed LAN, all original licensed software and broadband internal facility. Novell Netware Server, Windows 2003 server, Windows 2000 server, Windows NT, Linux server and Unix server are the backbone of our Computer Lab. LCD screens and PPTs are used in our fully air-conditioned classrooms for effective teaching.
There is one central library which consists of more than 15000 books, ample online Journals, 15 Indian Journals and Magazines. The library is open from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. to facilitate the students and members of staff to an optimum utility. Apart from them every department has a library of its own where only the faculty members alone can use them. Text books are purchased in multiple copies. There are CD / DVD facilities available in the library.
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