College Profile


Navgan Shikshan Sanstha of Rajuri Navagan is a reputed institution in education fiedld in Beed district.  It is proved to be an institution providing quality education in rural area.  It was established in 1963 by Late Mrs. Kesharbai Kshirsagar alias ‘Kaku’, former Member of Parliament.  Her vision and insight made the small seed grow into a huge tree encompassing thousands of students of rural and remote area of Beed district seeking primary to higher education.

Navgan Shikshan Sanstha started Padmabhushan Vasantdada Patil college at Patoda in July 1989 to create awaereness of educational, social, political and economic development amongst labours, farmers, and deprived people of Patoda region, which is an interior and drought prone area.

We have completed a successful track record of twenty three years.  Padmabhushan Vasantdada Patil Arts, Science and Commerce College Patoda, Dist. Beed is a grant-in-aid college.  The college is co-education type.  The college was granted permanent affiliation by the University in 2002-2003.  The college is recognized under 2(f) and 12(B) of UGC in November 2007.  National Assessment and Accreditation Council of Bangalore has reaccredited our college in January 2012 with grade “B”.  The campus area of the college is 5 acres.  The college is located in rural and hilly area. 

           The college provides B.A., B.Sc., B.Com, B.C.S., B.C.A., B.Sc.IT Under graduation courses.  B.A., B.Sc., and B.Com. Degree programmes are run on grant-in-aid basis.  M.A. in English, Hindi, Marathi, History, Political Science, Economics, Public Administration, Geography, Sociology, and B.C.M., M.C.M., are the Post-graduation courses.  B.C.S., B.C.A., B.Sc.IT and Post-graduation courses are on non grant-in-aid basis.  All UG and PG programmes provide 06 departments of Science, 11 departments of Arts, 01 department of Commerce. All departments have computer facility with Internet. All departments are connected by PBX (Intercom). The college has Biometric System for staff. Under the University, 04 certificate courses are run.   

             The department of Botany, Marathi, English, Adult Continuing Education and Extension Services, Blood–     group determination and Blood-donation committee provide consultancy and extension services free of cost to the local community