The Modern Education Society was established on February 15, 1932. True to Its credo ‘For the Spread of Light’, the Society pioneered efforts to open the portals of higher education to the residents of eastern parts of Pune and pursued them tirelessly through the last eighty resplendent years.The Society today has seven institutions in the bustling cities of Pune and Mumbai. Over the years, they have become the first choice to acquire an all-round quality education for many promising young men and women all over the country and abroad.
It is a unique education society since the Board of Life members, the supreme decision making body of the Society and its Institutions, is made up entirely of teachers of these institutions, the management is intensely aware of the strengths, weaknesses and requirements of the Institution. As a result, the policies of the management are in keeping with the interests of the teachers, the non-teaching staff and the students.
Other Institutions of Modern Education Society
Cusrow Wadia Institute of Technology, Pune. (Estd.–1938)
The Cusrow Wadia Institute of Technology, Pune was started by the Modern Education Society, Pune. The Society itself was founded by Late Prin. V. K. Joag, an eminent educationist and Late Sir Cusrow Wadia, an industrialist of repute. The Institute made an humble beginning in 1938 with setting up of Department of Applied Electricity. Since then the Institute has made rapid progress and today it is a full-fledged Polytechnic with multifarious activities under its umbrella.
Ness Wadia College of Commerce, Pune. (Estd.–1969)
Inaugurated on 15th July, 1969 by Dr. H. V. Patskar, the then Vice-chancellor of the University of Pune, the college has come along to become one of the best colleges for commerce in Pune. Apart from the B.Com degree courses the college also provides post graduate course for the M.Com degree, post graduate course in Banking and Taxation.
Neville Wadia Institute of Management Studies & Research, Pune. (Estd.–1992)
Neville Wadia Institute of management studies and research was started by modern education society in 1994. The institute is affiliated to the University of Pune and recognized by the All India Council of technical education (AICTE) and government of Maharashtra. The management programmes include MBA, MCM, MPM and others.
M.E.S. College of Engineering, Pune. (Estd.–2000)
Located in the same campus the M.E.S College of Engineering has gained a lot of popularity in a very little span of time. It offers degree courses in the fields of Computers, Mechanical and Electronics. The college has a very good crowd and is ahead in academic, sports as well as cultural activities.
D. G. Ruparel College of Arts, Commerce & Science, Mumbai. (Estd.–1952)
The college located on a campus admeasuring 40217 square metres owes its pre-eminence in the sphere of education to Seth Gordhandas Jadavji Ruparel and his younger brother Seth Narayandas Jadavji Ruparel of Messrs Doongarsee Gangjee and Sons, Mumbai. Accredited with the prestigious Grade A by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) the college is one of the top colleges of the country. The college offeres a variety of courses and degree programmes in the fields of Arts, Science and Commerce.
New Law College, Mumbai. (Estd.–1954)
The college is affiliated to university of mumbai. The college runs the degree courses in law.