B. K. Birla College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Kalyan
Empowered Autonomous Status
Conducted by Kalyan Citizens' Education Society
Affiliated to University of Mumbai
Reaccredited by NAAC (3rd Cycle) with ‘A’ Grade (CGPA – 3.58) | ISO 9001: 2015 Certified
About us

Our College

B. K. Birla College of Arts, Science and Commerce (Autonomous), Kalyan a multi-faculty premier institution of higher learning, with an enrolment of more than 12,800 students (8,400+ students in UG, PG and Research Programmes and 4400+ in Junior College) is affiliated to the University of Mumbai (UoM). The College was established in 1972, by Kalyan Citizens' Education Society with the blessings of Pujya Shri B. K. Birla ji and Pujya Smt. Sarala ji Birla.

The College offers 30 UG, 31 PG courses and 09 Ph. D. programs. The College also conducts PG Diploma in Bio-nanotechnology and A-DMLT. The UGC has sanctioned a Community College for Diploma in Accounting and Taxation in 2015-16.

The College has been reaccredited (3rd Cycle) by NAAC and awarded 'A' Grade(CGPA- 3.58) in 2014.

The College is spread over 20 acres of land (including B.K.Birla Public School) in the prime location of Kalyan city. The college has 55 classrooms with ICT facility, with 50% being smart classrooms and one a 3D studio. As an initiative towards green campus, the college is focusing on use of energy saving devices, minimizing waste, Rain water harvesting, etc. and creating awareness about plastic-free campus. The Chairman and faculty members have sponsored 25 new cycles to the needy students as a green initiative during the current year.

On the occasion of celebration of Golden Jubilee Year of our College and Birth Centenary Year of our Founder Pujya Shri B. K. Birla ji, the Postal Stamp was released with the College logo and photo of Pujya Shri B. K. Birla ji by the Department of Posts, Government of India at the hands of Shri Bhagat Singh ji Koshyari, Hon'ble Governor of Maharashtra and Chancellor of Universities in Maharashtra State and Padma Bhushan Smt. Rajashree ji Birla, our Chief Patron, Chair person, Aditya Birla Centre for Community Initiatives and Rural Development (Digitally) on Thursday, 14 October, 2021 at Raj Bhavan, Mumbai.

The College in the pursuit of excellence has attained numerous awards and accolades. The College has been consistently ranked among the best colleges of India in different education surveys nationwide. Recently, the college has been Ranked No.1 as' Promising Future Ready - Institution' by Education World, India Higher Education Rankings 2021-22.
The College was granted ‘College with Potential for Excellence’ status by UGC (2010) and presently granted 'College of Excellence' status (2015-20). The College has UGC sponsored Gandhian Studies Center, Women's Studies and Dr. Ambedkar Studies Center. The College is also a Centre for Yoga and Philosophy Centre, Centre for studies in Epigraphy and Foreign Languages (under CE).

B. K. Birla College has a vibrant work-culture with holistic approach to education. The teaching - learning process is supported by the use of ICT, interactive exercises, projects, assignments, etc. in addition to chalk and talk method. It has taken special efforts towards developing IT enabled campus and Digital Footprints and also introduced several new age programs to cope up with the market trends.

The academic results have always been higher than the University results. Every year a few students figure in the University merit list.

Research is an integral part of teaching. 23 faculty members are Ph.D. Guides. Many faculty members are working on Major and Minor Research Projects and have published a number of research papers and authored books. 25 Patents (19 Published and 06 Awarded) have been contributed by the Faculty Members.

The performance of students is excellent in extra-curricular activities including NCC, NSS, Sports, etc. The College NCC Units have bagged the Vice Chancellor's banner for 12 times out of 20 for being best NCC Unit of UoM. Our cadets participate in Republic Day Camp, Thal Sainik Camp and All India Nau Sainik Camp regularly.

The College ranked 4th in sports (30 Gold, 13 Silver and 12 Bronze) in UoM (2018-19). 28 students have represented the college at National Level and won One Gold, Five Silver and One Bronze medals. The management provides financial support to the students for participating at International and National Level. The College provides Tuition fee concession to needy students in addition to scholarships / freeships by Government.

The College has been granted ‘Autonomous Status’ by UGC and UoM from 2018 - 19.
The College has introduced M.Sc. (Data Science and Big Data Analytics), M.Sc. (Finance) and M.Com. (Banking and Finance) courses from A.Y. 2019-20 and M.Sc. (Artificial Intelligence) and M.Com. (Accounting and Finance) from A.Y. 2020-21. The College has also introduced M.Sc. Chemistry (Analytical Chemistry), Microbiology (Industrial Microbiology), Physics (Materials Science), Zoology (Cell Biology and Cytogenetics) Biotechnology, (Industrial Biotechnology), Information Technology (Cloud Computing), Mathematics (Applied Mathematics), B.VOC. Courses in (MLT, Cyber Security & Forensics, Business Management & Entrepreneurial Development and Financial Market & Trading Operations), B.Sc. (Hons.) Interior Design, B.Sc. (Hons.) Integrative Nutrition & Dietetics, B.M.S. (Hons.) Sports Management, B.M.S. (Hons.) Event Management & PR and M.Com. (Business Management) from the A.Y. 2021-22.

The College has established Mpower Counselling Cell instituted by Smt. Neerja ji Birla, Founder and Chairperson, Mpower, to provide holistic mental health care solutions.

The College has introduced Post Graduate Diploma in Global Education in Association with ADITYA BIRLA EDUCATION ACADEMY for Aspiring Teachers, In service teachers looking for career growth and working professional looking for career switch.

The college has established Career guidance and Placement cell and Entrepreneurship cell and Skill Hub to provide help, support and guidance. Hon'ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated B. K. Birla College - Entrepreneurship Cell and Skill Hub (RUSA) on 03.02.2019 digitally.

A number of students have qualified for the UPSC / MPSC, IIT- JAM, NET and SET examinations and have received INSPIRE fellowship.

The RUSA has sanctioned our College a grant of Rs. 5.00 cr. for 'Enhancing Quality and Excellence under Component 8'.

The college has signed MoU with University of West Georgia and few other national and international institutes for faculty and student exchange and to promote research. We have signed MoU with Century Rayon, Shahad, Century Enka Ltd., Pune and Rajashree Polyfil Ltd., Bharuch, for strengthening academics and research.

The College has a well-equipped Central Library with IT infrastructure, 79,000+ books, 1130 audio-visual materials, 114 periodicals, 33 E-books, institutional membership of Inflibnet and Delnet. The college has been approved as a Potential 'Mentor Institution', by UGC under PARAMARSH scheme (2019-20). The college has been selected Under the Scheme 'Unnat Bharat Abhiyan 2.0' for 'Holistic development of adopted Villages' by MHRD, GoI. (2020).

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