Welcome to Anandi Shikshan Prasarak Mandal, Kolhapur

  • Anandi College Gaganbawada

  • (02326) 222031 9420406800 / 9421175722

Our Mission

Spread of higher education in Gaganbawada Taluka, situated in hilly and heavy rainfall area of Kolhapur district and nearby villages in the Konkan region.

Our Vision

To make students self- reliant by providing need based education and skills.


To bring about overall personality development of students To enhance enrollment of girl students in higher education. To empower girl students by providing short- term training of vocational courses. To inculcate moral values among the students and develop them as responsible citizen. To create scientific temper among the students. To increase participation of hilly and rural area students in sports.

Welcome To Anandi College

Anandi Arts, Commerce and Science Mahavidyalaya was started in 2009 at Gaganbawada by Anandi Shikshan Prasarak Mandal, Kalambe tarf Kale with a view to provide higher education to the hilly and rural area students. Gaganbawada town is situated at a distance of 54 kms from Kolhapur city. The college is sanctioned by the Government of Maharashtra and is affiliated to Shivaji University,Kolhapur.It is a multi faculty college with Arts, Commerce and Science faculties offering undergraduate courses viz. B.A., B.Com. and B.Sc. The Commerce faculty is on grant-in-aid basis and Arts and Science faculties are on permanently non-grant basis. Mission of the college is ―To make students self-reliant by providing need based education and skills.‖ Right from the inception the College has been functioning in the direction of this mission.


Our honorable Person


Mr. Satish Pandurang Desai


Dr. Vidhya Satish Desai