Samarth Samaj', a registered Public Trust, was founded by Late Shri. Sakharam seth H.Jondhale in the year 1960 humbly beginning as a school. In the last four decades, this small seedings blossomed into a giant Educational complex catering to 12000 students at all levels. Samarth Samaj is one of the leading & progressive educational Institute imparting all types of education right from K.G., Junior college (commerce & Science), Polytechnic and Engineering College etc. Samarth Samaj's Educational Complex is situated just two minutes walk from the west side of DombivIi Railway station in Thane Dist.
The Management of Samarth Samaj, recognized the need of trained manpower in technical fields to meet the needs of the nation for 21 st. century. The moment the Maharashtra Government took the revolutionary and bold policy decision of permitting the establishment of unaided (Private) Engineering Education Institute, Samarth Samaj's was ready to start this new activity and started its First Polytechnic in DombivIi in the 1984. Considering the need, demand and place around the city the Samarth Samaj started Shivajirao S. Jondhale College of Engineering at DombivIi (E.) from academic year 1994-95. It is recognized by AICTE and Government of Maharashtra, and affiliated to Mumbai.University. This is the only Engineering College between Thane and Karjat on Central Railway.
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