Smt. Chandibai Himathmal Mansukhani College (CHM) Thane, was established in 1965 to cater to aspirations of the minority Sindh Community. It is also is known by the name of Smt. C.H.M. College of Arts, Science, Commerce, and Management, Mass Media and Information Technology, and is affiliated to the University of Mumbai. It offers full-time undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Arts, Science, and Commerce, along with additional junior college courses in Information Technology, Environmental Studies, and Physical Education. Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses are also available
|Established | Institute Type||1965 | Public|
|Affiliated to||University of Mumbai|
|Courses offered||UG, PG & Doctoral Program|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Merit-based|
|Application Mode||Online and offline|
CHM Thane offers a number of courses under various specializations. The courses with their details are tabulated below:
|B.A.||History, Sociology, Marathi, Sindhi, Political Science, English, Psychology, Economics, Hindi, Geography||3 years||10+2 level from a recognized board with the concerned stream as a subject|
|B.Com||General, Banking and Insurance, Accounting and Finance, Finance Management||3 years||10+2 from a recognized board with the concerned stream as a subject|
|B.Sc||Mathematics, Information Technology, Zoology, Physics, Computer Science, Microbiology, Botany, Chemistry, Biotechnology||3 years||10+2 with an aggregate 45% marks from a recognized board with Science|
|BMM||-||3 years||10+2 with an aggregate 45% marks from a recognized school with Commerce or Arts|
|BMS||-||3 years||10+2 level from a recognized board|
|M.A.||Marathi, Hindi, Geography, English, Economics||2 years||Graduation in the relevant discipline from a recognized university|
|M.Com||Business Management||2 years||B.Com or equivalent from a recognized university|
|M.Sc||Biotechnology, Microbiology, Organic Chemistry, Botany, Physics||2 years||B.Sc. or equivalent from a recognized university|
|Diploma||Technical Analysis, Medical Laboratory Technology||-||10+2+3 years of formal education with graduation or post-graduation.|
|PhD||Economics, Physics, English, Botany, Hindi, History, Microbiology, Physics||-||Master’s degree in the concerned subject with a minimum of 55% aggregate marks.|
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The admissions to all the courses are done through an admission test and interview. For the Ph.D. program, candidates having a valid score in NET/ JRF/ UGC can apply for direct admission. Candidates need to follow a sequence of steps to apply for admission
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The opportunities for placement are very high in this college. The college does not have any official Training and Placement Cell. However, the faculty takes an active interest and helps students with employment offers. Various companies participate in the placement drive and select good quality students. Students have received offers from Wipro, L&T, and Infosys. There is no internship offers provided by the college and students are expected to secure their own.
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The college has excellent infrastructure and provides several facilities. Some of the facilities are listed below:
Students belonging to SC/ ST/ OBC and EWS category can apply for fee-concessions. A one-time scholarship is given to students with exemplary performance when admitted. Other than that, the college does not provide any annual scholarships. CHM, Thane also helps students secure education loans from different banks.
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Ques. Does CHM, Thane provide a hostel facility?
Ans: No, the college does not have hostels. But there are PGs outside the campus
Ques. What other facilities are available?
Ans. CHM, Thane is spread over a 16 acres campus and has indoor and outdoor sports facilities, a Central Library, Reading Room, Botanical Garden, NCC Obstacle Course, an annual College Magazine, and a Womens’ Grievance Cell. The college also hosts an Annual fest and cultural events
Ques. What is the scope for academic and extra-curricular activities?
Ans. CHM, Thane has a Post Graduate Studies and Research & Development Committee that organizes lectures and seminars. It also helps students achieve seats in higher education institutes and receive funds for their research projects. The college has several clubs that students can join to maintain a healthy extra-curricular life.
Ques. Does CHM, Thane have sports facilities?
Ans. CHM, Thane takes sporting activities very seriously with a well-maintained area for indoor and outdoor games, with students regularly receiving recognition for being selected to State, National and International level sports competitions.
Ques. How does CHM, Thane monitor student activities?
Ans. CHM, Thane has a Students’ Council, affiliated to the University of Mumbai that is formed every year. The members of the council are actively involved in the organization and participation of all educational, cultural, and sports activities within the college. The Council is barred from engaging in any political activities or alliances.