Statutory Declaration under Section 4(1)(B) of Right to Information Act - 2005

The particulars of its organization, function and duties of the organization

Name of the Society:  Daulat Vishwasth Sanshta’s

Name of the Institution:  Yashwantrao Chavan Mahavidyalaya

Address:  At/Post:  Halkarni,   Tal-Chandgad, Dist:  Kolhapur - 416552 Maharashtra.


Higher Education Institution affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur. The college discharges its function in accordance with the rules and regulations, provided in Maharashtra Public University Act amended from time to time and instructions/ orders issued by Directorate of Higher Education, Government of Maharashtra and Shivaji University, Kolhapur.


To support students in their learning progression and to ensure and sustain quality education. The college is striving hard in achieving its mission “To strengthen the students academically, socially and economically”

Profile of Institution:

Private Aided College, included under 2(f) and 12(B) schedule of UGC

Head of the institution:

Principal, Yashwantrao Chavan Mahavidyalaya, Halkarni

Contact Number: 02320-239376

Email: yccggvp89@gmail.com

Website: www.yashguru.edu.in

Working Hours: College office: 8.00 am to 4.30 pm, Class time: 8.30 am to 1.40 pm

Holidays: The College remains closed on Sundays and Public Holidays as declared by the Shivaji University, Kolhapur / Government of Maharashtra. Library remains open on all working days from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


B.A. (English, Sociology, History, Marathi, Hindi), B.Sc. (Physics, Chemistry), B.Com. (Advanced Accountancy, Industrial Management)

Also B.A., B.Com., M.A., M.Com. Courses running under Distance Education Center Shivaji University, Kolhapur.

Right to Information

A long-awaited step in achieving transparency in the administration has been taken by enacting the Right to Information Act, 2005. It is necessary for the citizens to know as to how and why a Particular decision is taken and for that purpose to seek information before making or drawing any conclusion. The purpose of this Act is to bring in transparency in administration machinery making it more open and free. This Act is applicable to whole India except the State of Jammu and Kashmir.

The object of this Act is to make our society open and public authorities more accountable and information must be made available to private citizen subject to the right of privacy and other exemptions provided for.


Assistant Public Information Officer (APIO)

Shri. P A Shende

 (Office Superintendent)  

Appellate Authority

Prof. P A Patil



RTI Act 2005 Link: http://righttoinformation.gov.in/rti-act.pdf