ABOUt COLLEGE

In 2000, Mahatma Jyotiba Fule Mahavidyalaya, affiliated to Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati, a co-educational college for the very ordinary and underprivileged sections of society was established. Till 2014 the college had functioned in the parental building catering to the diverse needs of students and community. In 2014 January, it shifted to the serene, academic ambiance of the new campus at Parvati nagar.

          MJF, Amravati is an institution established in the name of the great educationist and Social reformer Jyotirao Fule who had dedicated his entire life and that of his wife Savitribai Fule for the eradication of the evils in society and also to educate and empower the women of India and especially of Maharashtra. They had to suffer so much in this effort but they went on effecting change in the fabric of society and the mentality of people undaunted and tireless.

       As this institution follows the footsteps put forth by this divine couple, it is always ahead in dealing with such issues and it strives to integrate the cross cutting issues related to Gender , Environment and Sustainability, Human values and Professional Ethics into its curriculum. With the desire to create socially useful citizens sensitive to the problems faced by people, a wide range of subjects are offered in the course of study. Students have the choice to select from subjects like Music, Psychology, Geography, Sociology, Political Science, Philosophy, Environmental Science, Languages and Literature of Marathi, English, Hindi and Sanskrit. While studying these subjects and the different lessons available there, they imbibe the various values and behavior pattern to live well in society and also are made aware of the different roles they have to play efficiently for the benefit of all.

          To facilitate the all-round development of the students, various co-curricular and extra–curricular activities are conducted. The college has taken great efforts to create environment awareness in and outside the campus and in NSS adopted villages. NSS unit of the college is very active, conducts many extension activities and contributes greatly towards community service. Residential camps organized in villages have created positive awareness and helping nature among students, community and society in general.

          Computer lab of college is very efficient and the faculty and students utilize it fully. Faculty members update their knowledge and skills by attending various faculty development programs. Research papers are presented and published in Souvenirs and Journals.

          To encourage and motivate students, faculty felicitates them with cash awards and prizes on 3rd January, during Savitribai Fule Jayanti. Poor, needy but meritorious students are gifted with bicycles and competitive exam guidance books to help them perform better, from the fund collected by the regular/monthly contribution of teachers.

          To broaden the curriculum and to enlighten the students, guest lectures are organized. The Institution tries all means to update knowledge and to enhance the learning standard of students. The college is well known for its outstanding contribution in the field of Academic, Cultural, Co-curricular and Extra-curricular activities. It is quite praise worthy that day by day the college is progressing towards excellence.