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Shri Shivaji Education Society Karad's - Board of Higher Education, Karad

Yashwantrao Chavan College of Science, Karad

Affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur

NAAC Accredited as"B++" Grade | AN ISO 9001:2015 CERTIFIED COLLEGE | REG NO. RQ91/R5237

Principal Desk Message

Welcome to Yashwantrao Chavan College of Science, Karad, where curiosity meets discovery and learning knows no bounds. It was founded in 1958 by the great leader from this place and the first Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Late Hon. Shri Yashwantrao Chavan with the vision of providing the best facilities for top quality science education to students of this rural area.

With a modest beginning the college has taken giant strides since then to keep up with its ideals and become one of the premier educational institutions in the Shivaji University jurisdiction today. Accredited with a B++ grade by NAAC in 2017, the special feature of this college is the studious and industrious ambience in the campus that has benefited innumerable students who have reached great heights in their careers after taking their education here. We are now undergoing the process of re-accreditation by NAAC.

We are offering 13 UG and 05 PG programmes, 02 Professional courses and 07 B.Voc. courses.Ph.D courses are also being offered in this college in Chemistry, Botany, Zoology and Microbiology.


Being one of the best colleges of Shivaji University, Kolhapur, we expect all our students to have a high-quality experience and skill while studying with us. For that, we are committed to providing our learning community with the best that fulfils the aspirations and goals of their life.Our young, experienced and enthusiastic team of teachers are always keen to help and guide the students to achieve the highest standard of performance. They are well qualified both in academic and practical terms. This ensures a smooth and efficient learning environment.

As the principal, I am committed to nurturing a culture of critical thinking, creativity, and collaboration. Our goal is not only to impart knowledge but also to inspire a passion for lifelong learning and a commitment to making meaningful contributions to society.I am sure you will make maximum use of all facilities that we offer and benefit immensely and get trained to encounter the competitive, challenging global world and face it confidently.

I invite you to explore all that college has to offer and join us in shaping the future through the power of science.

Best wishes,
Yashwantrao Chavan College of Science, Karad

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