Established in 1959, was the first institution in Mumbai to offer Home Science at a degree level. It is also the first college of S.N.D.T. Women's University to be granted autonomous status from the year 1995-96 in the state of Maharashtra.
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Scholarships & Freeship

Merit Scholarships are awarded for excellence in academics, sports and N.S.S.
To be eligible for Merit Scholarship a student is required obtain a minimum of A grade in the final semester examinations or an aggregate of 70% marks at H.S.C. Examination
LATE MRS. JAYABEN LAXMIDAS DAFTARY MEMORIAL PRIZE: For securing the highest number of marks in Textiles and Apparel Designing.
SMT. RASNARANI SHIRIN K. MANKAR PRIZE: For securing the highest number of marks in Foods and Nutrition Major from amongst the students.
SMT. DEVAYANIBAI KACHESHWAR KURULKAR PRIZE: For securing the highest number of marks in Foods and Nutrition Major from amongst the students.
MR. SUBHASH SHARMA PRIZE: For securing the highest number of marks in Foods and Nutrition Major for T.Y .B.Sc. students.
JOCY ENGINEERING AND CONSTRUCTION COMPANY PRIZE: For students standing first at B.Sc. examination with specialization in Design and Management of Interior Space.
ENSA STEEL INDUSTRIES LTD. PRIZE: For securing highest marks in Hospitality Management Department of the Resource Mangement.
BAJAJ HOUSEHOLD EQUIPMENT PRIZE: For securing the highest number of marks in Household Equipment Department of the Resource Mangement.
MRS. SARASWATI ALBANO MULLER PRIZE: For securing the highest marks at the B.Sc. examination with specialization in Early Childhood Education.
LATE. SHRI. VINODRAI V. SHAH PRIZE: For students securing highest number of marks in Department of Communication & Extension Education.
MS. ZARINE SANJANA PRIZE: For student securing highest marks in the subject of English.
LATE UMESHRAO SAVARKAR:: Memorial prize for the most proficient of English during the both semester of Academic year.
MRS. SUHASINI PAIVAIDYA PRIZE : To T.Y. BHSc student who stands first in the Dept. of Human Development.
LATE KUM. PUSHPA DHEERAJLAL DESAI PRIZE: For securing first position at the TY BHSc Examination among all majors.
COL. PRAKASH PHOTOGRAPHY SCHOLARSHIP: For securing highest marks in subject Basic Photography at F.Y. B.Sc level.
MR. JAGDISH MISTRY PRIZE: For securing highest marks in Developmental Counseling major at T.Y. B.Sc. level.
DR. CHITRA JOSHI PRIZE: For securing highest marks in Department of Resource Mangement. 
MR. & MRS. P. G. DAMLE AWARD: For best sports woman of the year.
C. D. MEMORIAL PRIZE: for securing highest marks in T.Y.B.Sc. Composite Home Science.
MR. JAGDISH MISTRY PRIZE: for securing highest marks in T.Y.B.Sc. Textile and Apparel Designing.
LATE MR. JANAKRAJ KHANA PRIZE: for securing highest marks in T.Y.B.Sc. Textile and Apparel Designing.
SMT. SUHASINI JAMBHEKAR SCHOLARSHIP: Financial assistance to the most deserving students of S.Y.B.Sc. (any specialization) for one year period.
HARBANS SINGH UPPAL PRIZE: Securing First Position in Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics offered by the Department of Food & Nutrition, S.V.T. College of Home Science.
Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes, converts to
  • Buddhism = 13 %
  • Scheduled Tribe = 07 %
  • De-notified Tribes (A) = 03 %
  • Nomadic Tribes (B) = 2.5 %
  • Nomadic Tribes © = 3.5 %
  • Nomadic Tribes (D) = 02 %
  • Other Backward Classes = 19 %
  • Total = 50 %

Among the 50% seats for open category and 50% seats for reserved category, some seats as shown below will be reserved for following types of candidates (Internal Reservation).

a.Candidates having a certificate from civil surgeon that the candidate is Physically Handicapped and deformity is 40% but is able to complete the course – 3%.

b.Daughter/Wife of person in active/retired military service – 2%.

c.One additional seat in each division for Kashmiri migrant.

Fee concession for schedule Cast/schedule Tribe/vimuktajamati/nomadic Tribe/special Backward Class is available as per Government Rules.

Students have to submit the following documents (photocopies) for availing Freeship/Scholarship under reservation categories.
1.   Caste Certificate
2.   Caste Validity Certificate
3.   Adhar Card
4.   Income Certificate
5.   Marriage Certificate
6.   Ration Card
7.   Gap certificate, if applicable

Sir Vithaldas Thackersay College of Home Science (Autonomous) as per the guidelines of the SNDT Women’s University has a Prevention of Sexual Harassment committee. The University and the college has a committee comprising of the Representative of Teaching andNon-Teaching staff as well as NGO representative to deal with cases of sexual harassment if any. The University is particularly attentive to providing to its staff and students an environment that is safe and protected from sexual harassment and abuse.

The College has developed curriculum and activities designed to bring changes in the students’ thoughts, ideas, attitudes, interests, emotions, personality and character. It believes in the value of empowerment to girl students to excel in their field of education. The curriculum offers the students choices of courses to select from core courses to general elective courses from other specializations to foster a holistic approach to development and deeper understanding on issues and challenges.

The College has adapted to the changes required globally for education and develop competencies in the students. The College strives to provide education to all girls from different cultural, religious and socio-economic backgrounds to regular and differently abled students.

Activities for students have been planned in the curriculum to develop the leadership quality in students. NSS activities have been conducted, special camps and training programs organized for students to inculcate values of team work, motivation and leadership.

The College has integrated technology enabled teaching learning process in the curriculum. With the advent of technology and its usage globally, the students are trained to use computer programs, software, information and communication based systems. This helps the students to learn, integrate and use technology to their advantage.

Community development programs, working with women from weaker economic section, and village adopted for training the people is integrated in the curriculum. Every specialization prepares students to promote good practices of their department to teach members of community on new skills, sustainable practices, equality, social justice, literacy skills for employability and development.