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Shivaji University, Kolhapur

Shivaji University, Kolhapur

Shivaji University came into existence in 1962. Having its name after the Great Maratha Warrior and founder of the Maratha empire Chhatrapati Shivaji.

Formally, Shivaji University, Kolhapur was inaugurated on 18th November 1962 by Dr. Radhakrishnan, the then President of India.

One of the major objectives behind the foundation of Shivaji University, Kolhapur was to cater to the regional medical needs of South Maharashtra.

The jurisdiction of Shivaji University, Kolhapur is over three districts viz. Kolhapur, Sangli, and Satara with the strength of about 3,00,000 students studying in 280 affiliated colleges and recognized institutes.

Shivaji University, Kolhapur

This region of Maharashtra boasts of rich and varied socio-cultural heritage.

Under the innovative and socially reformist leadership of Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj, the princely ruler of Kolhapur, the city had become at the beginning of this century, a focal point of educational opportunities for all classes and communities of South-Western Maharashtra, and northern parts of neighboring Karnataka.

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Shivaji University, Kolhapur is committed to meet the Educational, Social, Cultural & Economic needs of the region and the nation to create a just and Humane Society.


Shivaji University, Kolhapur is dedicating efforts to promote and foster a culture of high-quality teaching and learning and to serve societal needs by encouraging, generating and promote excellence in research and extension activities.

Shivaji University, Kolhapur


  • Firstly, to make relentless efforts for the spread of university education among classes and communities, which are socially and educationally underprivileged.
  • Secondly, to make special provision and for disseminating knowledge and promoting arts and culture in rural areas.
  • Further, to supervise and control the conduct and discipline of the students of the university and to make arrangements for promoting their health and general welfare.
  • Besides this, to create a fine band of capable young researchers/teachers with a great thirst for knowledge and scientific curiosity.
  • Also, to promote the study and research of the Marathi language and the history of Maharashtra.
  • Additionally, to provide opportunities to the University community to reach his/her highest personal and professional capability.
  • Further, to develop the personality and character of students by value education.

Shivaji University, Kolhapur

Quality Policy of Shivaji University, Kolhapur

Uncompromising adherence to values and implementation of high-quality educational programmes. Also, healthy practices with a view to creating and developing a large and rich pool of selfless young men and women. The one who is capable of ensuring for themselves a decent livelihood. Further, meeting the growing needs of a developing society.


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