Milestones

Milestones

1959

First institution to offer Home Science programme at an under graduate degree level in Maharashtra.

1967

Honoured with the name of the Founder – Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science

1977

College shifted to the spacious 21 acre campus at S.N.D. T . Women’s University , Juhu, Mumbai

1995

Granted Autonomous Status by University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi.

1997

Smt. Laxmiben Thackersey Library inaugurated. Commencement of Self-Financed Program (Certificate/Diploma).

1998

Accredited by NAAC with 5 stars and institutional score of 78.3%. Smt. Pannaben Thackersey Sound Recording Studio inaugurated.
2004

Extension of Autonomous Status granted by UGC, till 2010-2011.
2004

Re-accredited by NAAC with B++ and institutional score between 80-85%.

2006

UGC coveted honor of College with Potential for Excellence (CPE) (2006-2009) Phase I. Initiated Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics (PGCND)- SelfFinanced Program.
2008

Golden Jubilee Year Celebrations & International Conference on “Multi-disciplinary Approach to Healthy and Participatory Ageing” .
2011

College inducted for CPE grant Phase II (2009-2012).
2012

UGC Granted Extension of Autonomous Status for 6 years (2011-12 to 2016-17)
2013

Institution of a Gold Medal for the Meritorious student (Topper) in Graduation Programme in Faculty of Home Science, in memory of “Late Motibai Madhavji Thackersey” at S. V . T . College of Home Science (Autonomous), S.N.D. T . Women’s University , Juhu, Mumbai.
2014

a) Department of Human Development in memory of “Late Ms. Nirmala Kher”.b) Department of Food and Nutrition in memory of “Late Ranjit Kaur and Swarnjit Singh Madan”.c) Department of Resource Management in memory of “Late Dr . Kanta Malhotra” .d) Department of Textiles and Apparel Designing in memory of “Late Mr . Krishnaraj MD Thackersey” .
2014

NAAC Re-accreditation (3 Cycle) with Grade A (CGP A 3.09).
2015

UGC honor of College with Potential for Excellence for third consecutive phase in 2015 CPE Phase III ( 2015-2020).
Initiation of B.Sc Honors programs with choice based credit system in 2016-2017
2017

Initiation of Masters program in Specialized Dietetics from June 2017.
2018

Initiation of M.Design (Fashion Design) program under Faculty of Design , SNDTWU, Mumbai.
Received Coveted Honor of Rashtriya Achatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA-2 ) Infrastructure Grant.

2019

SVT Research and Consultancy Cell Established
Entrepreneurship Incubation and Placement Cell (EIP) Established.
SVT Alumni Association Registered

2020

  • Initiated ONLINE and BLENDED LEARNING PROGRAMS – Advanced Bariatric Nutrition and Executive Program in Fashion Design under SELF FINANCED PROGRAMS
  • Organized a series of 9 webinars for 9 days in the pandemic conditions on YOU, ME and COVID – LET’S TACKLE IT TOGETHER !!
  • Adopted paperless working at all levels including admissions, results, Online teaching-learning, evaluation and examination
  • Initiated a number of student-friendly steps in the area of Mental health through SVT – Family And Child Enrichment Centre of the College.
2021

  • Award of A Grade in Fourth Cycle of NAAC Reaccreditation on March 31st, 2021.
  • Best College Award of SNDTWU , Mumbai – presented on 106th Foundation Day of SNDTWU, on July 5th, 2021
  • Initiated TWO Masters Programs – Exercise Science and Sports Nutrition and Entrepreneurship Management and Business Development (2021-2022)
  • Initiated Online Programs in Nutritional and Medical Management of PCOS in collaboration with PCOS Society India.
  • Instituting Research Grants for Faculty and Students.
  • Established Chair and Endowment Funds Created.
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