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WCAS Solapur

Walchand College of Arts and Science

Facilities
Solapur
Maharashtra
Accredited By
NAAC
Established Date
1962
NA
Total Students
Private
Type
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Fees Range

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Walchand College of Arts and Science is situated at Walchand Hirachand Marg, Ashok Chowk, Solapur in Solapur.

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Courses Offered

Bachelor of Arts
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Arts-B.A.
  • Languages / Arts / Literature
Bachelor of Science
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences
B.Sc in Biotechnology
  • 3 Years
  • Bachelor of Science-B.Sc.
  • Sciences

Walchand College of Arts and Science - WCAS Solapur - WCAS

Walchand College of Arts and Science, Solapur was established on 8th July 1962 with Arts, Science and Commerce faculties. However, in the year 1972, Commerce faculty was separated and was given the status of a separate college Hirachand Nemchand College of Commerce, Solapur. In 1979, Sholapur College, Sholapur was renamed at the auspicious hands of Hon. A.B. Vajpeyee, former P.M. of India. Our college began with Under Graduate departments of Chemistry, Mathematics, zoology, Botany and Geology in Science faculty. The subjects like History, Ardhamagadhi, Logic Co-operation, Public Administration; N.S.S., Tourism Geography, Environmental Science, Physics, Statistics, Electronics, Microbiology and Sports have been being offered at U.G. Part- I and II levels. With a view to enabling the students in this region to get educated in Master of Social Work a new academic adventure was undertaken in the form of P.G. department of Social Work in 1970. In 1972 the college started to run P.G. course in Zoology, which happened to be the first department outside Shivaji University. Likewise the P.G. Courses of part-I in English, Marathi, Sociology and Economics were also initiated in 1987. The complete P.G. courses in Marathi and Economics were started in 1997. Recently Solapur University, Solapur has recognized the departments of Chemistry and Zoology for research work in M.Phil, and Ph.D programmes. The college has initiated Entire B.Sc. Biotechnology course from June 2008. The college has also started M.Sc. (Inorganic Chemistry, Bioinformatics & Genetics) from June 2009. Recently the complete P.G. courses in Hindi & English were started in June 2009. It is our dream project to train and produce manpower in the field of this modern technology.From this Academic year the college has started the M.Sc. (Biotechnology) course.

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Why join Walchand College of Arts and Science Solapur

Facilities

The department is equipped with the latest computer machines.

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Placement

15 Type Courses Available

  • 3 UG Courses
  • 12 PG Courses

Walchand College of Arts and Science Placements

Walchand College of Arts and Science (WCAS) provides placement assistance to all its students.  The dedicated placement cell regularly conducts grooming sessions of the students in areas like soft skills, interview facing skills, behavioral skills hereby making them industry-fit. In the recent years the college has witnessed some well known recruitment companies walking-in and being invited for campus placements.

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Student Placement

Infrastructure

The Walchand College of Arts and Science has total 35 no. of Class rooms available for teaching in the premises. The Class Rooms are completely dedicated for the Different activities which are conducted through out the academic year like Teachers Day, Traditional Day, and Science Day etc. The Department has well-equipped and sophisticated two separate laboratories of 2200 sq. ft. each. The Department has a special research Laboratory which available for Research Students. The Department is recognized for M. Phil. / Ph.D. courses. The Department has well-equipped and sophisticated two separate laboratories. The Department has a special research Laboratory which available for Research Students. The Department is recognized for M. Phil. / Ph.D. courses. For outstation students seeking accommodation, the institute has the provision of hostel facility, the hostel that is placed in the Campus, carves out a homely atmosphere for the students. Separate boys and girls hostels are located within the campus. Decent and affordable boarding facilities are available in abundance.

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