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Loknete Vyankatrao Hiray College also functions as a study center for the various courses conducted by Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University. YCMOU was established in Nashik by the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Act No.
20/1989 on July First 1989. The University is recognized by UGC under section 12B. YCMOU jurisdiction, once limited to the State of Maharashtra at the inception, is extended in 2003 to suit global operations as per amendments in the Act by the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly , It is the fifth open university in the country and the fourth one at the State level.
Dnyana Ganga Gharoghari translated literally, the motto suggests the river of knowledge at every home. In practical the motto reflects the aim, to transmit the flow of knowledge to the home of the common man.
The Following Courses are conducted in our study centre of Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University, Nashik.
||16 years of age complete
No Minimum qualification, only knowledge of reading Marathi
& English Language.
Preparatory batches are conducted two times in an academic year, Sept. / Oct. & Jan. / Feb.
B.A. / B.Com.
3 Years Degree Course.
After completing the degree of B.A./B.Com it is equivalent to any degree of the recognised university in the state and the central Government.
||Completion of preparatory course of Y.C.M.O.U.
H.S.C. or any state Board Higher Secondary Certificate examination or CBSE or ICSE Board.
3 years diploma course in Engineering, Agriculture, I.T.I. etc.
2 Years & 6 Months duration
Graduate of any recognised University of the state or the Central Government. Minimum marks 45%. Open category, 40% marks for the reserve category.
The student must pass the entrance examination conducted by Y.C.M.O.U. in the month of July or after the declaration of the degree examination in B.A. / B.Com / B.Sc., agriculture, Health Science etc.
||Minimum S.S.C. Exam
||Between the dates of 01 to 07 of any month
Certificate Course in Cyber Security
||Any Science graduate of the recognised University of the
State or the Central Govt.
Role and function of study centre
Study Centre Head
- The study centre as an extension work provides academic support to the distance learner.
- The study centre functions as an administrative, organizational unit of the
- A key link between the students and the university centre
: Dr. B.S. Jagdale (Principal)
- Shri K.H. Chavan (For B.A./B.Com )
- Dr S.D. Khairnar (HOD, Dept. of Commerce) For M.B.A.
- Dr. N.B. Pawar (M.Sc. Biot.)
- Dr. A.V. Patil (Certificate Course in Cyber Security)
: Shri S.N. Shelar (Asst. Librarian)
: Every Sunday 9.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m.