College Profile



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Yashwantrao Chavan Mahavidyalaya, Halkarni was established in 1989. It is governed and managed by Daulat Vishwastha Sanstha, Halkarni. It is the foremost college in the Chandgad Tehsil, situated on the border of tristates- Maharashtra, Karnataka and Goa. The college was established with the noble mission to impart higher education to the children of poor farmers, dwelling in the hilly, mountainous and backward region.

The college is affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur and has got 2(f) and 12 (b) from UGC in the year 2008. It has undergone two cycles of accreditation by the NAAC. In the second cycle, it was accredited in 2016 with B Grade and 2.04 CGPA.

The college offers nine UG programmes in Arts, Commerce and Science. It has set its vision to generate academic, social, physical, cultural, spiritual and moral values among the aspirants. The college has established IQAC in 2003 and has been reconstituted in 2018 as per the revised guidelines, prescribed by NAAC. Since its establishment, the IQAC has been playing catalytic role to promote majors for quality sustenance and enhancement in academic and administrative performance. The recommendations made by the NAAC Peer Team in the preceding cycles have been directed with perspective plan and with priority.

College Details

Name :


Address :

At.-Halkarni, Tal.-Chandgad, Dist.- Kolhapur - 416552

City :

Kolhapur, State : MAHARASHTRA

Website :

Email ID:


O: (02320) 239076, 239070, 239008

Incharge Principal

Dr. P.A. Patil

Permanent Affiliated To

Shivaji University Kolhapur, Kolhapur, Maharashtra

UGC recognition

2 (f) & 12 (B)    Dated on : 04/06/2008

Funding Source


Location of the campus and area in sq.mts

Location - Rural

Campus area in sq. mts.- 485622.72 sq.mts. (20 acres)

Built up area in sq. mts. - 4365.3280 sq.mts.

Number of Programmes offered under


Faculty :   Arts

Degree:    B.A.

Departments:  Marathi, Hindi, English, History


Faculty :   Science

Degree:    B.Sc.

Departments:  Physics,  Chemistry

Faculty :   Commerce

Degree:    B.Com.

Departments:  Accountancy, Industrial  Management

Accreditation Status

Accreditated by NAAC (16th Sept.2004), Bangalore with C++ grade in 2004 And Re-accreditated  by NAAC with B+ grade.

Total Staff

Teaching  : 36

Non-Teaching Permanent : 27

Total no. of students under all faculties in current year