Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC)
Annual Quality Assurance Report
For the Period 2015 to 2016
VIDYA PRATISHTHANS ARTS, SCIENCE AND
COMMERCE COLLEGE, VIDYANAGARI, BARAMATI
DIST. PUNE-413133, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA
Accredited by NAAC with Grade A in 2004
Re-Accredited by NAAC at Grade A with CGPA 3.38 out of 4 in 2011
NATIONAL ASSESSMENT AND ACCREDITATION COUNCIL
An Autonomous Institution of the University Grants Commission
P. O. Box. No. 1075, Opp: NLSIU, Nagarbhavi, Bangalore - 560 072 India
The Annual Quality Assurance Report (AQAR) of the IQAC
AQAR for the Year 2015-16
1. Details of the Institution:
1.1 Name of the Institution : Vidya Pratishthans Arts, Science and Commerce College
Address Line 1 : Vidyanagari, Bhigwan Road
Address Line 2 : Baramati
City/Town : Dist. Pune
State : Maharashtra
Pin Code : 413133
Institution e-mail address : [email protected]
Contact No. : 02112-243488, 239300
1.2 Name of the Head of the Institution: Dr. Bharat P. Shinde
Tel. No. with STD Code : 02112 - 243488, 239300
Mobile : +91-8237086960
Name of the IQAC Co-ordinator: Dr. Hanmantrao S. Patil
Mobile : 9922458810
IQAC e-mail address e-mail : [email protected]
1.3 NAAC Track ID : Yet to be received
1.4 NAAC Executive Committee No. : C/ 57/RAR/43, 30th
1.5 Website address : www.vpasccollege.edu.in
Web-link of the AQAR :
1.6 Accreditation Details :
Sr.No Cycle Grade CGPA Year of Accreditation Validity Period
1 1st Cycle A 87.50% 2003 5 years
Cycle A 3.38 2011 5years
1.7 Date of Establishment of IQAC : 07/07/2005
1.8 Details of the previous years AQAR submitted to NAAC after the latest
Assessment and Accreditation by NAAC
AQAR 2011-12 submitted to NAAC on : 04/04/2013
AQAR2012-13 submitted to NAAC on : 05/05/2014
AQAR2013-14 submitted to NAAC on : 24/12/2016
AQAR2014-15 submitted to NAAC on : 07/03/2017
1.9 Institutional Status:
University State Central Deemed Private
Affiliated College Yes No
Constituent College Yes No
Autonomous college of UGC Yes No
Regulatory Agency approved Institution Yes No
(e.g. AICTE, BCI, MCI, PCI, NCI)
Type of Institution Co-education Men Women
Urban Rural Tribal
Financial Status Grant-in-aidUGC 2(f) UGC 12B
Grant-in-aid +Self Financing Totally Self-financing
1.10 Type of Faculty/Programme:
Arts Science Commerce Law
PEI (Phy. Edu.) TEI (Edu) Engineering Health Science
Management Others (Specify)
1.11 Name of the Affiliating University : Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune
(Formerly University of Pune)
1.12 Special status conferred by Central/ State Government-
Autonomy by State/Central Govt. / University
University with Potential for Excellence UGC-CPE
DBT Star Scheme UGC-CE
UGC-Special Assistance Programme DST-FIST
UGC-Innovative PG programmes Any other
2. IQAC Composition and Activities:
2.1 No. of Teachers 08
2.2 No. of Administrative/Technical staff 03
2.3 No. of students 02
2.4 No. of Management representatives 02
2.5 No. of Alumni 02
2. 6 No. of any other stakeholder and 01
2.7 No. of Employers/ Industrialists 01
2.8 No. of other External Experts 01
2.9 Total No. of members 20
2.10 No. of IQAC meetings held 10
2.11 No. of meetings with various stakeholders: No.11
Faculty 05 Non-Teaching Staff /Students 02 Alumni -03 Others - 01
2.12 Has IQAC received any funding from UGC during the year? Yes No
If yes, mention the amount--
2.13 Seminars and Conferences (only quality related)
(i) No. of Seminars/Conferences/ Workshops/Symposia organized by the IQAC -
Total Nos.-14 International -00 National -02 State -03 Institution Level - 09
National level seminar on Environmental and Biological terminology in regional
language: Technical and Scientific writing in Marathi.
National level Two days seminar on chromatography and spectroscopy findings in
State level workshop on Production of Bioinoculant.
State level Hands on training in High Performance Thin Layer Chromatography
State level One Day Workshop on entrepreneurship in fish farming
Institutional level Hands on training on solid waste management
Institutional level Hands on training on Scientific Bee keeping.
Institutional level Hands on training on virus inoculation and cultivation.
Short Term Course on ICT for Teachers at institutional level.
Organised One day workshop Nirbhay Kanya Abhiyan (Fearless Girl Mission)
Celebrated Wild Life week by organizing Poster presentation
Best Book Reading Competition and Incessant Book Reading Competition for 18
On campus placement interviews and Aptitude tests by Serum Institute, Pune and
Emcure pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Dr.Babasaheb Jaykar Vyakhyanmala (Lecture Series) of Extra Mural Board
Orientation and Workshop for competitive Exams.
2.14 Significant Activities and contributions made by IQAC:
1. IQAC performed Institutional SWOC Analysis
2. It verified for infrastructural and physical requirements of various departments.
3. It inspired the Research Committee to groom the faculty to submit major and minor research
projects from various funding agencies.
4. It channelized the conduct of an Academic Audit by duly constituted Internal Audit Team.
5. It catalyzed Tailor-made Certificate courses under Star College Scheme,
a. Virus inoculation and cultivation
b. Bioinoculant Production
6. It mediated the Organisation of Hands on Trainings
a. Bioinoculant Production.
b. Solid waste management
c. Entrepreneurship in fish farming
d. Virus inoculation and cultivation
e. Scientific Bee keeping
7. IQAC Organised 14th State Level Inter-Collegiate Pratibha Elocution Competition
2.15 Plan of Action by IQAC/Outcome:
The plan of action chalked out by the IQAC in the beginning of the year towards
quality enhancement and the outcome achieved by the end of the year *
Plan of Action Achievements
Formulation of College
Committees to distribute
responsibility of various
academic and co-curricular
Admission of UG students
Preparation of timetables and
Invite recurring, non-
recurring and infrastructure
Enhanced academic and co-curricular excellence through
44 College Committees by planning, execution and
Admission committee monitored the merit based
admission process with social justice to UG students and
improved GER observed.
Time table committee scheduled for shifts, time table and
Academic calendar for the College and Departments.
Executed for provision of need based requirements for
requirement from all the
Planning of STAR college
Modus operandi planned for Student projects,
workshops, 4-HOTs, 2- certificate courses, lead lectures,
Visits, Lab Manuals, Teaching kits, SOPs is exercised
under Star College.
Admission of PG students
Introduction of CBCS system
to PG students.
Orientation - student welfare
Implementation of Bridging
Courses through Star College
SET/NET Guidance Workshop
Welcome Address by Principal
Organising event Proposals to
Admission committee and PG Departments monitored
the merit based and inclusive PG admission process.
Introduced PG students for planning and scheduling of
CBCS by SPPU, Pune.
Oriented and Enrolled the 27 needy students to Earn
while Learn Scheme, Award the students for
Scholarships and 250 NSS volunteers.
Inaugurated Science Association, Competitive Exam cell
and NSS cell.
Organised 7 days workshop on NET/SET in English and
Life Sciences.10 participants qualified.
Faculty wise Access meeting and welcome address given
3 Proposals submitted to SPPU to organize conferences