Konkan Gyanpeeth Trust
Konkan Gyanpeeth Trust came into existence about 28 years ago out of the dream of Late Hon. Prabhakar Narayan Dharkar(Aeronautical Engineering in the United Kingdoms and Ex-Minister of Maharashtra Government) He was respectfully and lovingly called as Appasaheb by all. Konkan Gyanpeeth Trust was set up as a public charitable trust registered under the Society Act 1860 and The Bombay Public Trust act 1950 on 30/09/1989 (Registration No. : F-13395 (Mumbai)) by the Charity Commissioner, Maharashtra state, India (Bharat).
The primary aim of the Trust is to provide Quality Education at an affordable cost to the Socially and Economically disadvantaged people with special reference to women learners in the Interior, Rural region.
Begining with The Konkan Gyanpeeth Karjat College of Arts, Science and Commerce at Karjat and The Konkan Gyanpeeth Uran College of Arts and Commerce at Uran, both inaugurated on the same day (4th June 1989) The trust added at later dates two more institutions of Higher Education, primarily dedicated to Technological Education catering to Engineering and Pharmacy educational needs and aspirations of learners: The Konkan Gyanpeeth College of Engineering, Karjat(1994) and The Konkan Gyanpeeth Rahul Dharkar College of Pharmacy and Research Institute,Karjat (2006).
The Trust has been achieving its objectives by providing well laid campuses, Good Infrastructure, Well qualified and competent faculty and above all conducive and learning atmosphere for the students. So that, when they pass out from these institutions, they are prepared as good citizens and we ready to face the global challenges.
The administrative office of Konkan Gyanpeeth is situated at Konkan Gyanpeeth Shaikshnik Sankul, Vengaon road, Dahivali/Parade, Post-Tiware, Tal-Karjat, Dist-Raigad-410201, M.S., India (Bharat). Our Website www.kgtrust.org & Emailfirstname.lastname@example.org.
Maharashtra is one of the leading states in the country in terms of number of technical institutions and program offerings. The government has opened the door to the private sector to start the professional courses such as engineering, medical, pharmacy, management & financial sector etc. on self finance basis. The private sector has played major role in the society in the various field like Engineering, Medical, Pharmaceutical Sciences etc.
Recently trust has taken the consultancy from the Expert Education Management consultant-JIS Group Educational Initiatives. (Kolkata)
JIS Group Educational Initiatives is the largest premier education service provider in Eastern India, having more than 25 Educational Institutes with over 93 course and 25000+ students enrolled into these diverse academic programs. JIS group Educational initiatives has also attended a benchmark with prestigious a NAAC and NBA accreditation.