S.B.E.S. College of Science believes in mission “Karmache dole gyan, te nirdosh ho aave” meaning action is needed to be followed by vision need to be absolute and was established in 1963 which is the single faculty college dedicated to inculcate the Scientific temperament with more than 50% girls and ladies staff strength. There is College Development Committee and school development committee constituted to smooth conduct of all the academic and administrative functions. It has endeavored for the development in Academic, Co- curricular and Extra-curricular activities. Affiliated University had honored The Best College Award with ‘A’ grade in 2001. NAAC has Accredited Four star status to the institute in September 2001 and is the first institute in Marathwada region to get NAAC accreditation, subsequently in September 2014 NAAC Accredited ‘A’ grade to the college in its second cycle. College is ISO certified and with Green Audit and conducted administrative, academic audits from affiliated university and government. College has glorious tradition of smooth teaching, learning and evaluation process, and university merit holders and research activities. Considering the feedback and the suggestions given by last NAAC peer team, college has fulfilled almost all remarks successfully and thrust a priority area selected by college is its contribution in research.
Institution is an oldest and reputed college in the Maharashtra and having a reputation for consistent good teaching learning, research, KRC and infrastructural facilities supporting higher educational ecosystem, devoted for science.The college has a tradition of reputed teachers working in different subjects with a background of research. There are 10 research guides and with 24 students completed their Ph.D and 21 registered for doctoral degree, and published 203 research papers in reputed journals and 27 in conference proceeding from 2014 to 2019.
Most of the staff is with doctorate degree with 10 research guides and from 2014 to 2019, 47 research students registered for Ph.D degree out of which 24 research students awarded Ph.D. degree. Up till now 203 research papers have been published in national and international journals with significant impact factor. 27 research papers published in conference proceedings. 3 faculties are acting as reviewers of research journals and 3 on editorial boards. Most of the faculties are the life members of research related bodies/associations e.g. Analytical Chemistry Teachers and Researchers Association, Indian Science Congress, International College of Nutrition, Society of Environmental Sciences, Dumca, Society for Science and Environment, International Academy of Science and Research (Kolkata), Confederation of India Universities (CIU), International Foundation for Environment and Ecology etc. College faculties have completed UGC funded 1 major and 9 minor research projects costing 18.29 lacks. College has maintained national and international relationships with other institutes within and abroad like -
One of the faculty, Prof. Anjali S. Sohani from Department of Computer Science has grabbed patent titled “A vehicle tracking system with real-time reporting” in 2019. College has digitized library with more than 40,000 books, reference books, journals, e-journals and librarian is research guide from 3 different recognized Universities in the field of library science. Faculties have published 6 books and 14 chapters in different books, 9 awards during last 5 years. College has organized 14 workshops/seminars in assessment year.
College provides sports facilities with spacious playground, gymnasium hall, badminton court and has produced many International, National players with 10 Shiv-Chhatrapati Awardees which is the highest award given by the Govt. of Maharashtra to the player for his excellence in the sports field. Director of Physical Education is also a recognized guide and Shiv-Chhatrapati Awardee. To promote the research activities college has “central research laboratory” a common facility for multidisciplinary research is available in the campus. College has 39 collaborative activities for research, faculty exchange and student exchange programs. Students participate in Avishkar Research Exhibition regularly conducted affiliated University. College has 25 MOU’s with industries, educational institute, corporate houses for research and placement. To motivate the school and college students towards research, college has established “Incubation Center” through which college organizes scientific exhibition competitions, poster presentations, seminars, open day etc. One of the student Anay Joshi (B.Sc. S.Y.) applied for patent on 4-strok bicycle. We maintain good connectivity with alumni through registered alumni association “Runanubandh” with regular meetings. College has established “foreign desk” for students for guidance through alumni living and working abroad. Government of Maharashtra has sanctioned NAMP Project for Air Pollution Monitoring in Aurangabad 2005 and sanctioned 8 lacks grant per year. College has earned the revenue of Rs. 211265.00 through this consultancy services. Along with this research laboratory also analyses and help to farmers for testing water and soil samples. College has already started UGC sanctioned 4 B.Voc. courses in information technology, interior designing, soil and water conservation and acting through which we have offered new skill oriented courses. To support value education and skill, college has started self financed 11 add on certificate courses. College has state of the art laboratories, ICT enabled classrooms, e-library facilities too. Though teachers with above facilities but needs more facilities to upgrade and expand their research activities.
NAMP Project Research project with central pollution control board New Delhi since 2005, & Maharashtra pollution Control Board (MPCB) is going on, Rs.8 Lacks grant receives per year. In this project monitoring of gaseous SO2, NO2 & Particulate PM10, PM25 & SPM is done & revenue generated in 211265 Rupees.
College having incubation Centre to motivate school students of our society and neighboring schools for inculcating scientific temper, so that in future they will act as budding scientist.
Four research students submitted their thesis and forty-six students are working for Ph. D. Two teachers recognized as Ph.D Research Guide in period 2014-19. 1. Dr. C. D. Thakur 2. Dr. A. S. Naik