Datar Science, Dr. Behere Arts and Shri. Pilukaka Joshi Commerce College(D.B.J.
College) was established in the year 1965 by Navkonkan Education Society
with the intention of imparting higher education of best quality to the
rural community of Konkan region.
The Mission of Institution is ,
" To provide study facilities, To Impart knowledge of high quality and
To raise self confidence and courage to face challenges in life. Which
in Sanskrit, briefs,
Dr. G.N. Datar, an eminent medical practitioner from Karad was kind
enough to donate Rs. 1,00,000/- for this pious activity. Hence, the college
was named as Dr. Datar College. Further, with the generous donations from
families of Dr. S.R. Behere and Shri. Pilukaka Joshi, the college was renamed
as "Dr. Datar Science, Dr. Behere Arts and Shri. Pilukaka Joshi Commerce
College, Chiplun' popularly known as 'D.B.J. College, Chiplun' ".
period of last forty seven years, D.B.J. College, Chiplun has become one
of the well-known educational centers in the entire Konkan region. The college
has acquired 'A' grade as re-accredited from NAAC, Bangalore with CGPA of
3.10 and was chosen as "Best College" of the University of Mumbai
for the year 2008-2009.
Distinctive features of the college
Infra structural Facilities:-
Forty three class rooms with adequate seating arrangement
and ventilation, fitted with fans and glass black-boards. Public Address
system in bigger class rooms.
Seminar Hall :-
One big seminar hall with a capacity of approximately 400, constructed from past students donations
and LCD, OHP and Slide Projectors, Interactive Board, Multimedia facilities
like Television, Video Player and sound recording.
Language Laboratory :-
A separate Laboratory for language students. This will enable the students
to learn and improve their language performance to make their communication
E-learning through virtual class room is made available
with the help of Ideal Foundation, Mumbai. Various coaching facilities are
made available including C.A. Foundation, M.P.S.C. and U.P.S.C. guidance etc.
The knowledge warehouse :-
The college has a separate three storey building
dedicated central library with total area of 620 sq.m.
Rain-fed Agri. Dept. :-
Laboratory with water and soil testing facilities.
Meteorological Observatory :-
Daily recording of Rainfall, (Minimum and Maximum), Humidity and sun time.
Separate gymkhana building. Gymnasium with twelve work- stations.
All facilities for indoor and outdoor games, Play ground
Parking Space :-
Ample parking space for students bicycle ample parking space for staff Two wheelers
with all -weather shade.
Safe Drinking Water :-
UV treated drinking water with water cooler. Separate arrangements are made for boys and girls.
Common Washroom/Restroom Facility :-
For male students, a proper sanitation facility is provided in the premises.
For students and staff, canteen is situated adjacent to the playground. Breakfast, tea etc.
are made available at subsidies rates in addition to UV treated drinking water.
Post Office :-
Postal services through post office are available in the new building.
Extension counter of Chiplun Urban Co-Operative Bank is in the new
building. This unit helps our staff and students for in-house money transactions.
Hostel Facilities :-
Separate Boys & Ladies Hostels with various amenities.
Students can contact N. E. Society's office for hostel admission. Boys'
Hostel having Capacity of 24 students .Boy's hostel's rector is Mr. H. T.
Babar Girls' Hostel having Capacity of 46 girl students .Hostel's rector
is Mrs. P. P. Kubal
Every student is insured for the sum of Rs.
1,00,000/- by paying annual instalment of Rs. 40/- only. This facility is
beneficial for students to meet the expenditure in unfortunate cases of
accident. Parents of four students received a help of Rs. 4,00,000/- , on
account of sad demise of their wards.
Medical Facility Center :-
Services of a qualified physician are made available in the health-care center for
health related problems of students and staff.
Student Counseling :-
This helps the students to solve their personal, family and education problems
with the help of the department of psychology.
Earn to Learn scheme :-
Needy students can apply for financial assistance to meet their primary needs.
The students are helped to get in-house part time jobs.
College has established close circuit cameras in 28 class rooms including seminar hall, along with
speakers in 3 class rooms.
Urine to Urea Project :-
Urine collected in urinal of boys' toilet is used for the garden in the college after processing.