Research Area / Topic
Minor Research (Completed)
Mr. Gunvantrai Rachch Social Audit of Rural Development Programme undertaken by Smt. P. N. Doshi Women’s College
Ms. Poonam Singh An Analysis Of Socio- Economic Mobility of Jawahar And Mokhada Backward Talukas of Thane District
Ms. Amrita Behel Determinants of Age at Menarche-Diet & Body Composition
Dr. Ritu Bhatia Reproductive and Sexual Health of Adolescents
Dr. Ashok Salve Comparative Study Of Availability And Accessibility Of Clean Cooking Fuels And Its Effects On Fuel Wood Consumption in Village Mhaskal Tal. Kalyan And Village Kanvinde Tal. Shahapur Dist. Thane, Maharashtra State.
Major Research (Completed)
Dr. Leena Raje The Perimenarcheal Weight Gain Patterns/ Body Composition, Dietary Intake and Its Correlation to Age At Menarche
M. Phil (Completed)
Mr. Sachin Bhumbe Quest for Identity in Richard Klright’s Blackbay and P.I. Sonkamble’s Athavaniche Pakshi
Mr. Vinod Zalte Modes and Experiences of Migration in “The Autobiography of my Mother”, “Lucy” by Jamaica Kinkid
Mr. Raju Chauhan Commuters Satisfaction with Reference to Public Transport of Kalyan Dombivli Municipal Corporation
Ph.D (Completed)
Dr. Ashok Salve A Geographical Study of Agro-climatic Characteristics in Ahmednagar District, Maharashtra State
Dr. Madhumita Bandyopadhyay Bombay Baroda Central India Railway: Construction, Operation and its Impact in the Colonial Context (1852-1869)
Dr. Shyambabu Singh Bhaktikaalin Kavya Mein Stree
Dr. Poonam Singh An Analysis of Socio-Economic Problems of Underprivileged Section of Thane District with Special Reference to Inclusive Growth
Dr. Nimisha Kambli Consciousness, Subjectivity, Abstraction of Time: Phenomenological Investigation of Selected Novels by Kurt Vonnegut, John Fowels and Umberto Eco
Dr. Sachin Bhumbe Malevolence of Caste Tyranny and Struggle for Central Locus: A Study of Selected Dalit Autobiography
Dr. Rekha Randive Characterization Study of INDION GS 300 (Nuclear Grade) and INDION FF-IP (Non-Nuclear Grade) ANION Exchange Resins
Dr. Vinod Zalte Eco-spirituality in the Novels of Louise Erdrich
Dr. Shaili Gala A Study of Value Creation through Knowledge Management Practices with Reference to Higher Education Institutions in Mumbai
Ph.D (Ongoing)
Ms. Manisha Parelkar Comprehension of Nutrition Messages in Labeling and Their Effects on Consumer Behaviour
Ms. Shobha Bharat Emotional Intelligence and Academic Achievement of Pre-Adolescence as a Function of Parenting Styles
Ms. Nidhi Dattani Physiological Effects of Weaving Heels : An Ergonomic Approach
Ms. Suchita Bhovar E-commerce of Horticulture Product with Special Reference to Cashews, Mango, Kokum in Sindhudurg District
Ms. Amrita Behel Nutrition and NCD’s
Ms. Kavita Nikam Work Life Balance and Organizational Citizenship Behavior as Concomitants of Organizational Ethics and Values: A Study of IT Sector Professionals
Ms. Geeta Jadhav Swatantryottar Marathi Natkatil Nayakache Swaroop (1947-1990 Ya Kalkhandatil Nivdak Natkanchya Aadhare)
Mr. Meet Shinde A Psychological Exploration of the Non-Dalits’ Scheme of Dalits and the Dalits Urban Experiences of Caste based Discrimination: A Grounded Theory Based Enquiry
Mr. Shivaji Methe A Psychological Analysis of the Protagonists of Shashi Deshpande
Ms. Savita Chavan Crystallizing Heteroglossia, Hybridization and Double Consciousness in select native American Narratives

Books Published:
Department of Human Development
“Rising to the Challenge: Unlocking leadership potential in school age children” published by Scholars Hub, New Delhi, 2016.

Research Awards:
Research awards received by the faculty
Name of the faculty member Research Awards and Recognition Received
Dr. Madhumita Bandopadhyaya Awarded first prize for Paper titled “The Two Competitors: Maritime Trade on Western Coast and BB &CI Railway (1864-1874)” in Young Researcher category at the 8thDr.Manikamerkar Memorial Seminar on August 1, 2015
Dr. Asha Menon Received first prize for oral presentation on topic “Perception Of Happiness Among Under Privileged Early Adolescent Girls” at 3rd International Conference on Public Mental Health and Neurosciences , Bengaluru Co-organised by department of Human Development , of our College the December 14-15, 2016.
 Dr. Shaili Gala Received Best Paper Award for her research paper , “Use of Digital Technology in Business, Financial services and Education systems: Challenges & Opportunities” in an International conference held in Sewa Sadan College, Ulhasnagar on February 10,2018.

Seminar / Workshops arranged

  • Marathi Department organized national seminar on the topic ‘1990 Nanterche Marathi Strilikhit Sahitya’ on January 6 and 7, 2016 in collaboration with Marathi Adhyapak Sangh, SNDT Women’s University.
  • Commerce faculty organized a National Level Seminar on Smart Cities on December 11, 2015.
  • Human Development Department organised a two day National Conference on "Dynamics of Family Relationship in the Contemporary World" on January 29 and 30, 2016
  • Department of Mass Media organized a workshop on Regional Journalism on October 3, 2015 with the objective of giving knowledge of working of print media in regional languages.
  • Department of Gujarati organised a one day state level seminar titled ‘sanshodhan Ane Sahitya’ was organised on January 31, 2017.
  • Department of History organised ICHR sponsored Dr. Mani Kamerkar Memorial National Seminar on the theme “Social Transformation-A Historical Perspective” on October 1, 2016.
  • Department of Human Resource Development organised International Conference on Public Mental Health & Neurosciences – 2016 in collaboration with Sarvasumana Association on December 14 and 15, 2016
  • English Department and English Language Teachers’ Association (Mumbai Chapter) jointly organized One-day National Workshop on Changing Dynamics of Teaching English Language in Digital Age’ on April 15, 2017.
  • Home Science faculty in collaboration with Sarvasumana Association organised an International Conference on Extravaganza –Mind, Body and Yoga on November 27 and 28, 2017
  • Department of Psychology in collaboration with Bombay Psychological Association organised BPA Silver Jubilee Multidisciplinary National Level Conference on “Positive Footprints: Towards a Healthy Society” on January, 12 and 13, 2018.
  • Department of English in collaboration with ELT@I, Mumbai Chapter arrange a National level workshop Enhancing Professional Communication Skills: From a Teacher to a Trainer on March 26, 2018

Students’ Research

  • Ms. Sneha Bhalekar, Ms. Shahinoor Choudhary, Ms. Mariyam Malbari and Ms. Rafat Shaikh won Third prize for the research paper titled “Assessment of Musculoskeletal Discomfort among Sewing Machine Operators” at Urjita- an Intercollegiate Students’ Research Competition on February 6, 2017 among 16 presentations from 6 different colleges from Mumbai, Baroda, Nashik and colleges affiliated to Mumbai University.
  • First prize and Third prize for their research papers, “SURIGICAL STRIKE: Decoding Violent Undercurrents of Popular Indian Nationalism From Facebook Posts” and “TRANSGENDER: A Community By Itself” respectively at research paper competition for Under Graduate students, TRISHOOL 2017 on the topic, ‘Shades of violence…& Beyond’. In all 15 teams from various colleges across Mumbai participated.
  • Ms. PujareDipti, Ms. Shaikh Sara, Ms. ShallarPranali, Ms. SitaramSharada and Ms. BhupatiPrerna, TY BSC (HD) presented a research paper titled “Attitude Of Adolescents towards Live- In Relationships” at URJITA Inter-Collegiate Students' Research Competition on 3rd February 2018 organized by the Home Science Faculty. This presentation won the II Prize.
  • Students Kewat Manasi (FYBMS), Bhandari Mansi (SYBMS), Shah Saima (SYBMS), Patel Muskaan (SYBMS), InamdarSaher (TYBMS) represented our college in XXV International Economic Convention held at Jai Hind College on December  07 to 09, 2017. Inamdar Saher was awarded Best Speaker in the team and Best Contributor in the team.
  • Ms. Rukhsar Khan and Ms. Saudah Chaudhary secured second prize for paper presentation on the topic “Sustainable Development for Better Future” in the inter collegiate research competition organised by M.D.Shah Mahila college of Arts and Commerce in collaboration with SNDT Economics Teachers Association on March 5, 2018