College Development Committee (CDC)

College Development Committee for the college has been formed as per Section 97 of the Maharashtra Public Universities Act, 2016.

Meaning: The College Development Committee (CDC) is formed with an objective of having an empowered system of administration and to ensure that the faculty feels involved into the administration of the college.

The Function of the CDC

The College Development Committee shall:

  1. Prepare an overall comprehensive development plan of the college regarding academic, administrative and infrastructural growth and enable college to foster excellence in curricular, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities;
  2. Decide about the overall teaching programmes or annual calendar of the college
  3. Recommend to the management about introducing new academic courses and the creation of additional teaching and administrative posts
  4. Take review of the self-financing courses in the college, if any, and make recommendations for their improvement
  5. Make specific recommendations to the management to foster academic collaborations to strengthen teaching and research
  6. Make specific recommendations regarding the improvement in teaching and suitable training programmes for the employees of the college
  7. Formulate proposals of new expenditure not provided for in the annual financial estimates (budget)
  8. Discuss the reports of the Internal Quality Assurance Committee and make suitable recommendations
  9. Recommend the administration about appropriate steps to be taken regarding the discipline, safety and security issues of the college or institution
  10. Prepare the annual report on the work done by committee for the year ending on the 30th June and submit the same to the management of such college.

Composition of the College Development Cell

DesignationName of MemberPosition Held in the Institution
Chairman of the Mgmt. /
Trustee Nominee
Dr. K. M. Vasudevan PillaiChairman & CEO, Mahatma Education Society
Secretary of the Mgmt. or His NomineeDr. Daphne PillaiSecretary & Chairperson Mgmt. Board, Mahatma Education Society
Trustee / NomineeMr. Ravindran PillaiMember – Governing Council, Mahatma Education Society
Member – SecretaryDr. Padma RanganPrincipal
Teacher RepresentativeAsstt. Prof. Dr. Eknath ZhrekarIQAC Coordinator
Professor Incharge of Degree College
Teacher RepresentativeAssoc. Prof. Dr. Lata KrishnanHead, Dept. of Commerce
NSS Program Officer
Teacher Incharge of Students’ Council
Teacher RepresentativeAsst. Prof. Dr. Anaya Markandeya(Woman Teacher)
Faculty from Dept. of Commerce
TISS NUSSD Coordinator
Teacher RepresentativeAsst. Prof. Tushar PawarFaculty from Dept. of Environment Studies
TISS NUSSD Coordinator
Teacher RepresentativeAsst. Prof. Harsh ShuklaFaculty from Dept. of Economics
NSS Program Officer
Local Member Nominated by the ManagementDr. Lata MenonDy. CEO. Pillai HOCL Campus, Rasayani
Principal; Pillai HOCL College of Arts, Science & Commerce
Non-Teaching RepresentativeMr. Dharmendra SonawaneOffice Superintendent
Local Member Nominated by the ManagementMr. Sandeep MalusareIndustry Partner
Director, Satyam Institute of Tax Accountants, Mumbai
Local Member Nominated by the ManagementMr. Sachin NaikodeSecretary MOSA - Alumni Association
Proprietor, Quality Classes, Mumbai