(Affiliated to SNDT Women’s University, Mumbai)

Degree Programmes offered:

Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Arts (Mass Media)
Bachelor of Commerce (General)
Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance)
Bachelor of Science (Home Science)
Bachelor of Management Studies
Bachelor of Computer Application

Smt. P. N. Doshi Women's College Of Arts

(Vice - Principal: Dr. Madhuri Vaidya)
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Specialisations offered:

To stimulate interest in Hindi language and literature is the aim of this course. Various papers are prescribed with this intention. It also has two papers on Functional Hindi which will help the student take up writing and translation work in Hindi.

This course aims to create awareness about the economy in which we live. Various papers in this subject help to generate a distinctly economical perspective and to enhance the knowledge of economical policies and problems. The nature and scope of Economics, theories of Economics, like theory of consumer behaviour, market structures, price formation etc. are extensively covered. The course also imparts information about importance of agricultural, industrial, international and financial markets and institutions.

This course helps the students understand the basic concepts in Psychology. Papers on different areas like social, organizational, consumer, experimental, abnormal, counseling and health, stress the importance of various domains. This course also covers significant theories which help the students gain an insight into the psychological perspectives. It includes practicum that gives hands on training in administering psychological tests and evaluations.


(Coordinator: Dr. Nimisha Kambli)
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This programme offers myriad opportunities for students in media related areas such as reporting, anchoring for TV and radio, recording, audio-video editing, event management, photography, public relations, media planning etc. The students also make documentaries, stage plays, organize exhibitions, conduct interviews and learn various skills needed for media. A sound proof media room enables the students to learn editing in the latest MAC machines as well as DSLR and other cameras with high resolution are given to students for practicing photography and video recording. Students can opt for Journalism, Advertising or Animation specialization in the final year.   After completion of the course students are placed with reputed media organizations. Our alumni are placed with leading newspapers such as Nava Kaal (Sub-editor), Hindustan Times (Correspondent) as well as with prominent regional TV channels such as TVg, Jay Maharashtra, Mee Marathi etc.  Students are also placed with advertising agencies and with popular production houses.

Specializations offered:


(Vice - Principal: Mr. Raju Chauhan)
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(English and Gujarati medium)

Specialisations offered:

Commerce (General) with following specializations:

• Financial Accounting and Auditing

This Course content focuses on application of Accountancy for corporate organizations, Management Accountancy, Cost Accountancy, Income Tax and Conceptual aspect of Auditing, Advanced application of Accounting, Financial Management, Cost Accountancy, Income - Tax and Auditing, principles of different commercial activities.

• Vocational Office Management and Secretarial Practice

The specialization starts from Semester I. This includes commercial communication, office stationery, various duplication methods, formalities of meetings, using different types of information, travel management, advance typing, advance shorthand etc. Papers also impart basic transferable skills, communication skills, problem solving skills, basic skills in computer, advance shorthand and entrepreneurship.

• Computer Studies

Computer studies enables students to understand basics of computer, its applications and programming fundamentals, and are designed to help students understand advanced commercial office applications like word Processing, Spreadsheets, Programming, Computerzied Accounting, Internet, E-mail, Flow Charting, Web Designing, D.T.P. etc.


(Coordinator: Mr. Raju Chauhan)
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The BAF course has strong emphasis on developing analytical skills and professional competence in all aspects of commerce required for careers in corporate sectors. The course prepares students to exploit opportunities being newly created in the Accounting and Finance profession. BAF degree will help you to gain knowledge in areas of Financial accounting, Cost accounting, Auditing, IT, Taxation, Economics and Business Law, Business communications. The course provides comprehensive training to students in the field of Accountancy, Finance by way of interaction, projects, presentations, industrial visits, internships, job oriented training & placements to enable the students to get well versed with functioning of industry. Students can pursue their career in the field of Accounts, Financial analysis, Consultants, Financial Planners and managers. Our placements are with companies like ICICI Bank, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, HDFC Securities, Andromeda and Datamatics.


(Vice - Principal: Dr. Rekha Randive)
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Specialisations Offered:

Specialization in Human Development equips the students to a wide range of career options including teacher educators, teachers, counsellors, remedial educators, social workers, event managers and curriculum designers and developers. The course includes understanding various developmental stages in human life span and providing appropriate environment for optimum development. The course subjects and practicals in a variety of settings develop competencies to work with all age groups. Intensive training and experience in preschools, NGO’s and special schools as a part of the practical training helps develop appropriate knowledge, skills, attitudes, communication strategies and confidence to work as professionals in various settings.

This specialization prepares the student in scientific aspects of food preparation, preservation, analysis, and meal planning for normal and therapeutic needs / conditions, adulteration in food and biochemical changes in the human body during normal & pathological conditions. The student is encouraged to develop new food products and also update their knowledge in nutrition via seminar presentations and internship / project placements. Scope is wide and diverse in nature. Placements are possible in Health & Fitness centres, Pharmaceutical industries, Food industries. Food entrepreneurship is another avenue. This course is a stepping stone for Post-graduate courses related to Nutrition & Dietetics.

This specialization equips the students to plan, design and create and aesthetic and functional environment at home and at workplace. The unique feature of this course is the application of scientific knowledge of Ergonomics that makes one's living comfortable and work promotive. As a part of the course students will undergo training by working as interns for six weeks under practicing interior designers. It enables students to work as interior designers, managers, interior decorators, assistant researchers.


AICTE Approved

(Coordinator: Dr. Veena Shete)
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The BMS Course provides the students with basics of management in both theoretic and practical aspects. Through dual specialization, the course gives a foundation in management areas of Marketing, Human Resources and Finance. Practical Teaching includes projects, presentations, industrial visits, lectures / workshops by professionals, personality development, employability skills training etc. The programme is a launch pad for students to explore a career in corporate management or to set up their own business or even pursue higher education and research. Our recent corporate placements include roles like financial consultant, QIS Analyst, Payroll Executive, Web Research, Customers Supports etc. in companies like ICICI Bank, HDFC Securities, Coppergate Consultants, Andromeda, Datamatics and ICICI Prudential Life Insurance.

Specializations offered:
Human Resources


AICTE Approved

(Coordinator: Dr. Suchita Bhovar)
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BCA is three years undergraduate programme which gives students an in-depth knowledge of software development besides enhancing their logical reasoning, mathematical abilities as well as computational and communication skills. The course copes with the latest trends in information technology skills necessary to continue their education, to grow professionally and to push the boundaries of conventional thinking long after graduation. It aims to mould and transform students into bold, confident and competent professionals who are technically and personally equipped to enter the software industry / IT industry. Our recent placements include roles like System Analyst, Web Developer, Software Trainee, Software Developer, Database Administrator, Start-up of business in companies like Infosys, Wipro, TCS, Capgemini, E-clerk, Coppergate, Seed Infotech, ICICI Bank and Axis Bank.

Examination rules:

  • Degree Course comprises of 6/8 semesters to be completed in 3/4 years.
  • 25% weightage will be given to internal assessment & 75% weightage to the semester examination.
  • The standard of passing for all exams is as follows:
    B.A. / B. Com. 35% BCA/BMS/BMM/ B.Sc. (Home Science) 40%
    Internal 9/25 Internal 10/25
    External 26/75 External 30/75
  • Students shall pass internal examination and external examination separately. Unless student pass in internal examination she will not be allowed to appear in external / semesters end examinations (75 marks exam)
  • Admission to II, IV and VI semester will be automatic.
  • For B.A and B.Com: A student is promoted from first year to second year, provided that the total number of credits in which she has failed does not exceed 40% of the total subjects and second year to third year does not exceed 20% of total subjects taken first, second, third and fourth semester together.
  • For B.Sc./BMM/BMS/BCA: A student has to clear first year and has not failed in more than 40% of total subjects in second year eligible for admission in third year.
  • 75% attendance is mandatory to appear for the final / semester end / external examination even for medical cases 50% attendance is mandatory. If attendance rules are not fulfilled, student will not be allowed to appear for examination.