Department of Adult & Continuing Education & Extension Work
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  Introduction:

Year of establishment                -  1984
No. of Conferences Conducted: - 22 Conferences
                                                  National - 3
                                                  Regional - 17

  Research Areas :

  • Panchayat Raj System
  • Social Problems
  • Water Management
  • Adolescent
  • Adult Education
  Facilities Offered :

Instruments :

  • Computer Lab
  • Film Projector
  • Scanner

  Course Structure:

  • Certificate Courses -   Certificate courses under Continuing Education Scheme offered by this Department, at present, are as follows -

Sr.No

Course Name

Duration

Qualification

Fee

Prospectus & Application form fee

1.

Certificate Course in Computer Applications

6 months

Xth Std. Pass

2000/-

Rs. 25/-

2.

Rural Journalism and Mass Communication

6 months

Xth Std. Pass

750/-

Rs.15/-

3.

Balwadi Teachers Training Course

6 months

Xth Std. Pass

750/-

Rs. 25/-

4.

Travel and Tourism

6 months

XIIth Std. Pass

750/-

Rs. 15/-

5.

Cookery

6 months

VIIth Std. Pass

1200/-

Rs. 10/-

6.

Home Science

6 months

Xth Std. Pass

1800/-

Rs. 15/-

7.

Fashion Designing

6 months

VIIth Std Pass

2200/-

Rs. 25/-

8.

Library Management

3 months

Xth Std. Pass

750/-

Rs. 25/-

9.

Basic Beauty Culture and Hair Dressing

3 months

Xth Std. Pass

3500/-

Rs. 15/-

10.

Personality Development and Beauty Culture

10 Days

VIIIth Std. Pass

300/-

Rs. 5/-

11.

Elementary Course in English for Communication

3 months

XII th Std. Pass

500/-

Rs. 5/-

12.

Intermediate Courses in English for Communication

3 months

Elementary Pass

500/-

Rs. 5/-

13.

Advanced Courses in English for Communication

3 months

Intermediate Pass

500/-

Rs. 5/-

14.

Interior Designer

1 Year

Xth Std. Pass plus Course in Design Assistant or Diploma in Civil Engineering.

9200/-

Rs. 15/-

15.

Design Draughtsman

1 Year

Xth Std. Pass

7200/-

Rs. 15/-

16.

Certificate course in Music/Tabala

1 Year

VIIth Std. Pass

2000/-

to be decided

17.

Certificate course in Ballad and Folk Art.

6 Months

Vth Std. Pass

1000/-

to be decided

18.

Certificate Course in Business Administration

6 Months

Xth Std. Pass

1250/-

Rs. 25/-

19.

Certificate Course in Social Work Education

6 Months

XIIth Std. Pass

1000/-

Rs. 25/-

20.

Certificate Course in Environment Education

3 Months

Xth Std. Pass

900/-

Rs. 25/-

21.

Certificate Course in Research Methodology

3 Months

Graduate of any faculty

900/-

Rs.25/-

22.

Certificate Course in proficiency in the use of English

3 Months

H.S.C.

750/-

Rs.15/-

23.

Certificate Course in Income Tax 6 Months H.S.C 750/- Rs. 10/-

24.

Human Rights 6 Months H.S.C 750/- Rs. 10/-

25.

Panchayati Raj 6 Months H.S.C 750/- Rs. 10/-

26.

Operation Theater Assistant 1 year H.S.C. (Science) 5000/- -

27.

I.C.U. Technician 1 year H.S.C. (Science) 5000/- -

28.

Nursing Assistant - S.S.C. 5000/- -

29.

Event Management 6 Months S.S.C. 750/- -

30.

Trade Unionism 4 Months 8th Std. 500/- -

31.

Valuation of Immovable Property 4 Months Diploma in Civil Engg. 500/- -

In addition to the fees prescribed (as shown above), we charge Rs.25/- Admission fee & Rs.150/- examination fee for these course.

(Fees and Eligibility conditions are subject to change)

  Extension Services:

Right since the inception of the Deptt., we have been conducting activities in extension in education in the area of four districts i.e. Sangli, Satara, Solapur & Kolhapur through the affiliated colleges in the four Districts.

Focus of these activities is on -

  • To prepare beneficiaries with functional approach.

  • To create conducive atmosphere for awareness generation and

  • To provide opportunities to the people for development of skills.  Special  attention is given towards target groups such as women both Rural and Urban and slums, farmers, youth, out of school youth, SCs, STs, slum dwellers etc.

Department organizes activities/programmes based on needs of target group.  Deptt. mainly organizes activities in the areas such as literacy, adult education, continuing education, population education, human rights education, legal literacy, women education, consumer education, value education etc.

Department also organizes vocational/  Career Oriented Programmes, Equivalent and Quality of life Improvement Programmes, Leadership and Human Resource Development Programmes ; Deptt. also conduct programmes to improve communication skills, life skills, survival skills, vocational skills etc.

Activities

1. Field out reach activities

2. Area based Continuing Education Courses

3. Human value education

4. Panchayat Raj member's orientation

5. Family Life Education

6. Self supporting continuing education courses

7. Organizing Training's/ Seminars/workshops on various topics

8. E - learning programmes

9. Student consulting and guidance

10. Environment Education 

  Contact Person:

Dr.Bhalba Vibhute
Director & Head

Dept.of Adult & Continuing Education  and Extension Work,

Shivaji University, Kolhapur-416004

Phone No. 0231 - 2690571, 2693643, 2693730
E-mail - dir_ace@unishivaji.ac.in

  Faculty:
  • Professor/Director            1

  • Readers/Asstt.Directors    2 (1 Vacant)

  • Lecturer/Project Officer     2 (1 Vacant)

Note: ( One Project Officer working on temporary basis)
Dr. Vibhute Bhalchandra Baburao
  • Specialization :-  Life long Education / Parliamentary Affairs.

  • No. of Publications :-

    • Books -  18    Booklets - 16

    • Occasional Paper -  50

    • Monograms - --

    • Articles in National/International Journals -

      • International -  2

      • National -     10

Dr.(Smt.) Buwa Suman Krishna
  • Specialization :-  Social Work Education, Adult Education and Continuing  Education

  • No. of Publications :-

    • Books -  -- 1

    • Occasional Paper -   6

    • Monograms -  --

    • Articles in National/International Journals -

      • International -  1

      • National -     1

Mr. Gorakhnath Namdev Kamble

  • Specialization :-  Adult & Continuing Education, Population education, Education
                            interdisciplinary,
    Health education.

  • No. of Publications :-

    • Occasional Paper -  10

    • National -  1

Mr. Yashodhan Bokil

  • Specialization :- 

  • No. of Publications :-

    • Occasional Paper -  1

    • Articles in National / International Journals  -  1