Distinctivenes of the college

Distinctiveness


Baburaoji Gholap College is located in semi-urban area of Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation, wherein number small and large scale industries of various sectors automobile, mechanical, electrical, civil, chemical, pharmaceutical, rubber, polymer, electronics etc are located. The middle class and lower class employees of these industries are residing in nearby areas of college. Such families desire that their wards achieve skills in some sector and get jobs or start own firm. To begin with, college started Bachelor of Vocation (B.Voc.) courses in Software Development and Fashion technology in academic year 2014-2015 which received good response from Society. This motivated us to start B.Voc. courses in Retail Management, Travel & Tourism and Beauty Therapy & Aesthetics in academic year 2018 - 2019, sanctioned by University Grant Commission, New Delhi and affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune . These courses cater the skilled manpower to Retail sector, Tourism sector and Beauty Therapy sector. The college recruited qualified and faculty and setup requisite infrastructure for smooth conduct of these B.Voc. courses. The college established linkages and signed MoUs with different academic / research institutes, service sector industries: LN travels, Pune, Anudip Foundation, Pune, Rupa's Beauty Parlour, Pune for the curriculum development, training of faculties, skill based project work, internship program and placement of students. In addition, study tours, field visits and industrial visits were arranged to provide training under the skill components of vocational education program. Retail management students attended job fairs. Travel and Tourism Management students participated in Tourism Exhibition. Beauty therapy and asthmatics students provided skin, hair and nail therapies for faculties as a part of skill component.

Apart from these vocational courses, college conducted add-on courses namely Gardening, Photography, Tally, Tax Planning and Management, Modi Lipi, Personality Development, Spoken English, Embedded Systems, Journalism, Repairing and Maintenance of home appliances, German Language, Soft Skill.

The college has distinctiveness in the form of variety and number of vocational and skill based courses. This creates additional skills amongst the students and is a small step to overcome unemployment.

  1. The Department of Fashion Technology organized Fashion Show: "AKME - 2019" for final year students of Fashion Technology.
  2. The 82 % students of B.Voc. Fashion Technology Department were placed in various fashion fields and start-up of manufacturing unit (Boutique) by three" students.
  3. The college is having Sophisticated Instrumental Analysis Facility Center (SIAFC) which provides characterization and analysis facilities to research students, colleges, research institutes and industries.
  4. Baburaoji Gholap College organized Job Fair for all graduate and post graduate students for jobs in various sectors such as management, electrical, mechanical civil, pharmaceuticals, chemical, polymer, etc.
  5. Baburaoji Gholap College organized international conference entitled "Sustainable Materials for Advanced Research and Technology" (SMART- 2019) financially supported by Savitribai Phule Pune University and Pune |District Education Association .
  6. Baburaoji Gholap College conducted various autonomous add-on courses: gardening, photography, tally, tax planning and management, Modi Lipi, Personality Development, Spoken English, embedded system. Journalism, Repairing and Maintenance of home appliances, German Language, Soft Skill.