PVP College, Pravaranagar holds an ISO 9001:2008 and is widely recognized for its operations in Research, Unconventional Learning Approach, and Commitment to Social Responsibility.

World Class


Nurturing tomorrow's citizens.

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Padmashri Vikhe Patil (PVP) College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Pravaranagar is an ISO 9001:2008 certified college (2009) with a rich history of producing university toppers and award-winning faculty and students. Established in 1971 with 12 teachers instructing 110 students across 12 departments, we have grown to 147 teachers educating 2953 students in 25 departments in 2018-19.

Research, unconventional learning techniques, innovation, socially useful operations, environmentally conscious practices . . . explain why PVP College has produced countless University Toppers and Award Winners over the years.


205 till January 2015
2697 over last 5 years
Top Placed Students:

  • Gaurav Ahirarao (2017-18) (Chemistry)
  • Pravin Bhaskar Argade (2017-18) (Geography)
  • Amol Gaikwad (2017-18) (Mathematics)
  • Sachin Chavan (2017-18) (Botany)
  • Shekhar Parkhe (2017-18) (Zoology)


  • Macleod Pharmaceuticals Limited.
  • Sun Pharmaceuticals Industries ltd.
  • Doot Transmissions Aurangabad
  • iGATE Patni
  • Renuka Tools


98,659 books, 3135000 eBooks, Fully computerized and open access, Software: KOHA, Vridhi, OPAC, ILMS and RFID, Well furnished Seminar & Conference Hall, Eco Friendly: Little or no artificial lighting required between 9 am and 5 pm, Separate reading halls for boys and girls, Braille material for blind students, Separate reference section, e-journal and e-book facility, Computer literacy centre, Language Laboratory, Internet Connectivity for self learning, Information Technology Centre.


35 Spacious Class rooms, 51 well equipped laboratories, 10 ICT enabled class rooms, Adequate computer facilities, Research Laboratories, Internet facility, English Language Lab, Computer Training Centre.


Boys hostels accommodating 450 students.
Girls Hostels accommodating 484 students.


Spacious Play Grounds, Well equipped Gymnasium hall, International Standards Swimming pool, 400 M. Athletic Cinder Track, Taekando Coaching Centre, Basket Ball and Volley Ball Courts, Hockey / Cricket Grounds, Hand Ball Ground,Indoor Games, Indian Games, Malkhamb, Yoga Training.


Multi-purpose hall, Open stage, T. V. Hall

P.G. Building

Well furnished 03 seminar halls, Lecture halls and laboratories, Various offices

Student welfare

Earn and Learn Scheme, Scholarships, Poor students fund, Book bank, Wi-Fi facility, Free Internet access, Common Room, Placement centre, Health centre.

Staff welfare

Residential quarters, Banking, Co-operative credit society

Other facilities

Canteen, Bus and Auto, Reprography, Workshop, Guest house, Vehicle parking, Polyhouse & Nursery, Stores, Dairy farm, Power generators, Solar hot water systems, Water purification plant, Security Unit, Civil department.

  • NAAC Accredited A+ Grade College, January 2004
  • NAAC Re-accredited at A Grade with CGPA of 3.61, March 2012
  • College of Excellence from UGC, April 2015
  • DST-FIST – ‘0’ Level for Entire College, 2014
  • ISO 9001:2008 Certified College, 2009
  • Best College Magazine Award from Affiliating University: 2007-08, 2008-09, 2013-14, 2015-16.


Prakash Andhale (B.Sc Science, 1982): Assistant Commissioner Tribal Development Department, Maharashtra State Nashik.

Appasaheb Musmade (M.Sc Science, 1991): Asst. Vice President Troikaa Pharmaceuticals Ltd Ahmedabad.

Ashish Tak (B.Sc, 2002): Sr.Managing Consultant IBM Singapore Pte Ltd Singapore.

Rahul Patil (B.Sc, 2006): Sr.IT Consultant Thomson Reuters Michigan.

Bhausaheb More (M.Sc, 1999): Deputy Director Directorate of Forensic Science Laboratories Mumbai.


Laxmikant Deshmukh (IAS) Pune

President, 91st Akhil Bhartiya Marathi Sahitya Sammelan, Badoda (Visited 2018)

“Felt very satisfactory by seeing greater percentage of female students than male. The education offering by the college has high quality, I extend my best wishes for the future development of the college.”

Devendra Fadavnis

Chief Minister, Maharashtra (Visited 2015)

“Nation and communities are built by the leaders with vision, Padmashri Vikhe Patil was one such visionary. I am happy that his vision is carried forward by the family members who have a established a legacy of entrepreneurship and quality education.”

Dr. Jacobo Feas, Union of Santiago, Spain

Co-ordinator, Erasmus Mundus Program (Visited 2013)

“It’s an honour to share this time with you and I hope that we will have a lot of opportunities to collaborate in the future.”