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Education and Research

Schools || Universities || Degree Colleges || Diploma Institutes || Research Institutes || Societies


Local authorities have managerial control over primary education under the Primary Education Act of 1922. There are only about a thousand municipal schools in Mumbai--- far too few for the number of potential students.


  1. Bombay University: the web-site contains detailed information on the university, including lists of departments and courses offered.
  2. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)
  3. SNDT Women's University (1916)
  4. Victoria Jubilee Technical Institute (VJTI)
  5. Marathwada University Campus

Degree Colleges

  1. Ayurved Mahavidyalaya, Sion
  2. All India Institute of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mahalaxmi
  3. A. C. P. College of Engineering, Koper Khairnare
  4. Bharatiya Vidyapeeth's College of Engineering, C. B. D. Belapur
  5. Bhavans College, Andheri
  6. Bombay Institute of Technology College
  7. Bombay Veterinary College
  8. Central Institute of Fisheries Education
  9. D. G. Ruparel College of Arts, Science and Commerce
  10. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Nerul
  11. Datta Meghe College of Engineering, Airoli
  12. Dwarkadas J. Sanghvi College of Engineering, Vile Parle (W)
  13. Fr. Conceicao Rodrigues College of Engineering, Bandra and Vashi
  14. Garware Institute, University of Bombay
  15. Grant Medical College,
  16. Government Dental College and Hospital, Fort
  17. The J. J. School of Arts
  18. H. R. College of Commerce and Economics
  19. Indian Education Society's College of Architecture, Bandra (W)
  20. Indira Gandhi College of Engineering, Koper Khairnare
  21. Institute of Nursing Education, Byculla
  22. Jai Hind College
  23. Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management
  24. J. J. College of Architecture, D. N. Road
  25. K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering, Vidya Vihar
  26. K. J. Somaiya Medical College, Sion
  27. Kamla Raheja Vidyanidhi Institute of Architecture and Environmental Studies, Juhu Scheme
  28. Khalsa College, King's Circle
  29. Kirti M. Doongursee College
  30. Lokmanya Tilak College of Engineering, Kopar Khairnare
  31. Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College, Sion
  32. M. H. Saboo Siddik College of Engineering, Byculla
  33. M. M. K. College of Commerce, Bandra
  34. Mahatma Gandhi Mission's College of Engineering, Kamothe
  35. Mahatma Gandhi Mission's Medical College, Kamothe
  36. Manjara Charitable Trust's College of Engineering, Airoli
  37. Mithibai College
  38. Mulund College of Commerce, Mulund
  39. Nair Hospital Dental College, Byculla
  40. National Institute for Training in Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Powai.
  41. P. V. P. Pratisthan's College of Engineering, Sion
  42. Parshanath Charitable Trust's College of Engineering, Thane
  43. Pillai's College of Architecture, New Panvel (W)
  44. R. A. Podar (Ayurvedic) Medical College, Worli
  45. R. A. Podar College of Commerce and Economics, Matunga
  46. R. D. National College, Bandra
  47. Ramnarain Ruia College, Matunga
  48. Ramniranjan Jhunjhunwala College
  49. Ramrao Adik Institute of Engineering, Nerul
  50. Rizvi College of Architecture, Bandra
  51. Sardar Patel College of Engineering, Andheri (W)
  52. Seth G. S. Medical College, Parel
  53. Shah and Anchor Kutchchi Engineering College, Chembur
  54. Somaiya College of Arts, Charni Road
  55. St. Xavier's Technical Institute
  56. St. Xavier's College
  57. Terna Engineering College, Nerul
  58. Terna Medical College, Kopar Khairnare
  59. Topiwala National Medical College, Byculla
  60. Thadomal Shahani Engineering College, Bandra
  61. Vivekanand Education Society's Institute of Technology, Chembur
  62. Watumal Institute of Electronics Engineering and Computer Technology, Worli

Diploma Institutes

  1. D. Y. Patil Institute of Hotel Management, Nerul
  2. Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies Vile Parle (W)

Research Institutes

  1. Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC)
  2. Centre for Compositional Characterisation of Materials
  3. Haffkine Institute
  4. Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR)
  5. Indian Institute of Geomagnetism (IIGM), Colaba
  6. Institute for Geodecy, Colaba
  7. Institute of Science, Cooperage
  8. Maharashtra Institute of Labour Studies
  9. Naval Chemical and Metallurgical Lab, DRDO
  10. Society for Applied Microwave Electronics Engineering and Research (SAMEER)
  11. Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR)
  12. Tata Institute of Social Sciences

Technical Organisations

  1. Centre for Monitoring the Indian Economy (CMIE), Worli.
  2. Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Bombay
  3. Electronic Regional Testing Laboratory (ERTL)
  4. Foundation for Medical Research
  5. Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research
  6. National Centre for Software Technology (NCST)


  1. The Asiatic Society
  2. The Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS)