Maharashtra Education

Study in Maharashtra
Maharashtra has some of the best autonomous institutes namely Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University, Institute of Chemical Technology, Homi Bhabha National Institute , Walchand College of Engineering, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur (VNIT) and Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute (VJTI).

Universities in the state are Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Dr. Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth, North Maharashtra University,Shivaji University, Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University and Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University. Apart from this, there are deemed universities, they are the Symbiosis International University, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Tilak Maharashtra University and Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The state will come up with first IIM in Nagpur.

Top MBA colleges in Maharashtra are Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management and Engineering, Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management and Engineering - Shirpur, Indian School of Management - Mumbai, Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management (Sitm), Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies (Jbims) - University of Mumbai, KITS Institute of Management Education and Research, Maharashtra Institute of Technology, Symbiosis Institute of Operations Management.
About Maharashtra

Maharashtra is world's second-most populous state. Bombay state was divided into Maharashtra and Gujarat Maharashtra has 24 universities. The University of Mumbai is the largest university in the world in terms of the number of graduates and has 141 affiliated colleges. The Shreemati Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women's University is the oldest women's liberal arts college in South Asia which started in the year 1916. College of Engineering Pune which was established in 1854 is the third oldest college in Asia.


Maharashtra state was ruled by Kharavela, Western Satraps, Gupta Empire, Gurjara-Pratihara, Vakataka, Kadambas, Chalukya Empire, Rashtrakuta Dynasty, and Western Chalukya before finally, the Yadava rule. The Buddhist Ajanta Caves in present-day Aurangabad display influences from the Satavahana and Vakataka style. Shivaji succeeded in establishing the Maratha Empire which was further expanded during the 18th century by the Bhat family Peshwas based in Pune, Bhonsle of Nagpur, Gaekwad of Baroda, Holkar of Indore, Scindia and Mahadik of Gwalior


Maharashtra consists of six administrative divisions:
=> Amravati
=> Aurangabad
=> Konkan
=> Nagpur
=> Nashik
=> Pune


The economy of Maharashtra is driven by international trade, Mass Media (television, motion pictures, video games, recorded music), aerospace, technology, petroleum, fashion, apparel, and tourism. India's main stock exchanges and capital market and commodity exchanges are located in Mumbai.


Maharashtra is a multi-cultural state which includes culture related to Hindus, Muslims, Buddhists, Sikhs, Christians etc. Lord Ganesha and Lord Vitthal are the traditional deities worshiped by Hindus of Maharashtra. Maharashtra is known as land of saints, educationists and revolutionists, notable among them being Mahadev Govind Ranade, Swatantraveer Savarkar, Savitribai Phule, Balgangadhar Tilak and many others

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