Shivaji University, established in 1962, is named after the Great Maratha Warrior and founder of the Maratha empire Chhatrapati Shivaji. It was inaugurated on 18th November, 1962 by Dr. Radhakrishnan, the then President of India. One of the major objectives behind foundation of this University was to cater to the regional needs of South Maharashtra. The jurisdiction of the University is spread over three districts viz. Kolhapur, Sangli and Satara with strength of about 2,00,000 students studying in 225 affiliated colleges and recognised institutes.
Shree Santkrupa Shikshan Sanstha has been started with the mission – “Social Transformation Through Rural Education.” The social commitments and vision we hold reflects upon our institutes namely Shree Santkrupa College of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy (D.Pharm.), Ghogaon, Abhinav English Medium School, Karad , Central Residential School,Shree Santkrupa Institute of Education, Shree Santkrupa College of Education and Gurukul Residential School, Ghogaon