Shri N. B. Education Society founded its Senior college, Shri Venkatesh Mahavidyalaya, Ichalkaranji in June, 1983, to help students of the vicinity to enter into the mainstream of higher education, particularly in the stream of commerce.

The college is affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur. It is a co-education college that offers both UG and PG programmes. The college runs Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Business Administration and Master of Commerce in Accountancy Programmes. For B.com programme the college offers three electives for the specialization such as 1) Financial Accounting, 2) Industrial Management and 3) Business statistics.

The B.com programme with 3 Divisions at Part I & II and 2 divisions at part III is functioning as an aided section and 1 division of each class of B. Com proramme as well as programme of BBA and M.com are conducted under unaided section.

Along with the basic curriculum collage offers skill-based and employability enriching short term courses. In spite of its infrastructural constraint, the collage tries to provide computer and language laboratories and the specious Library for the academic development of the students. Sports, cultural and N.S.S. Departments are the focal points of the college.

The C.C.T.V. surveillance, Discipline Committee and the guidelines for the campus Management are the major means employed to make the campus safe and secure for the students to learn comfortably. The collage strictly observes and is abided by the guidelines regarding the Anti-Ragging and sexual Harassment Prevention means. The statutory committees as per the guidelines of Shivaji University Kolhapur are formed to look into the matter judiciously.

The college appeals all its stakeholders to follow the rules and guidelines of the institution and stick up to the vision, statement and the Quality Policy of the collage.


To become the premier educational institution to provide quality commerce education blending with moral and civic values, relevant in the present context.


To impart quality education in commerce to all classes of society and mould the students into socially responsible citizens and to contribute in the development of human resources enabling them to meet the contemporary challenges.


To offer the academic programmes in commerce and management compatible to the changing needs.

- To create conducive atmosphere to impart the quality commerce and management education

- To provide the higher education in commerce and management affordable to the students coming from the lowest strata of society

- To create and nurture a research culture with collaborative efforts of faculty, learners and local industrial and commercial establishments

- To encourage students to actively participate in curricular, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities for theirall-round development

- To provide job-oriented commerce and management education to the students coming from city and moffisul area

-To strive to bring about the excellence in teaching-learning process

-To sensitize the students and staff on gender and environmental issues and to strive for mainstreaming of girl students by focusing on women empowerment

-To interact and collaborate with local community and industries

- To create a sense of service and social awareness among students by encouraging them to participate in social movements and prepare them for community development and nation building

Name of the College: Shri Venkatesh Mahavidyalaya, Ichalkaranji.

Address: Govindrao High school Campus, Rajwada Chowk, Ichalkaranji , PIN: 416 115, Taluka : Hatkanangale, Dist. Kolhapur, State : Maharashtra.

E-mail: mshrivenkatesh@yahoo.com

Principal: Dr.Vijay A Mane (M.Com, M.Phil, M.B.A)

Location : Town

Affiliating University : Shivaji University, Kolhapur

Year of Establishment : June, 1983

Year of Affiliation : From June 1983 (Temporary) and From June 1999 Permanent)

Year of Recognition : U/S 2 (f) of UGC Act: 1994, U/S 12 B of UGC Act: 1998

Year of Last Reaccreditation (IIICycle):30/10/2017 Score: 2.31Rating: ‘B’ Validity: Up to October 29, 2022.

NAAC Accreditation Cycle On-Site Peer Team Visit Dates Peer Team Score Grade Valid upto
1 27th & 28thNovember,2003 Prof.V. Ramkishtaiyya—Chairman (Former V.C., Osmania University, Hyderabad) Prof.P.T. Pattanshetti, Member (Former Principal, Gogate College, Belgaum Dr. M.S. Shyamsundaram, Member-Co-ordinator (Deputy Adviser NAAC, Banglore) 73.80% B 26/10/2009
2 27th & 28thAugust, 2010 Prof. Bhardesh Prajapati—Chairman (V.C., Veer Narmad South Gujrat University, Surat, Gujarat) Dr. Mangal Mishra, Member (Principal, Shri Cloth Markrt Kanya Vanijya Mahavidyalaya, Ganeshganj, Indore, Madhya Pradesh) Prof. Jagdeesha, Member-Co-ordinator (Dean, Academic Karnatak State Open University, Manasagangotri, Mysore, Karnataka) 2.12% B 04/09/2015
3 13th&14th October,2017 Prof.B. P. BHAT NAGAR(Chairman),Prof. B.B. Parida(Member), Dr B. K. Satyanarayan(Member Co-ordinator) 2.31 B 29/10/2022