Dr. Devendra Mohture
Principal Annasaheb Gundewar College,
M.Com. Ph. D.
Annasaheb Gundewar College has emerged as one of the best known colleges in this area. The most outstanding feature of the college is the diversity of the teaching programme, which is a mix of traditional and vocational courses. Apart from this, the college is committed towards quality and excellence in education.  True to its commitment, the college has proved its responsiveness to the needs of the students, particularly the students of weaker sections.

Some of the key features of the institution:

1. Commitment and vision for excellence and quality in education
2. Student’s support activities
3. One of the biggest units of NSS in Nagpur
4. Superb infrastructure & facilities
5. Sports & Games facilities
6. Career guidance & placement programmes
7. Students welfare and skills development activities and programmes
8. Vibrant academic ambience
The teaching learning and evaluation process is marked by regularity.  Library with internet facility and other equipments provide opportunities for research activities and pursuance of higher knowledge. Classroom and laboratory teaching is supplemented by field visits, guest lectures and PPT presentation.  Learning is a rich experience for the students.

There is a research culture among the teachers, 4 minor research projects are completed and till date approximate (total including all regular and contributory faculties) 158 research papers are published and presented in various journals, conference, seminars and workshop etc.. The college publishes its half yearly interdisciplinary journal- Delve to promote and encourage research.

The college has Indoor sports complex with three wooden courts of Badminton, Table Tennis, Chess, Basket Ball Court, Murrum Tennis Court, Cricket Bowling Machine, Yoga Centre and Gymnasium (for Girls & Boys) is available. The sports department is well equipped with required sports materials.
The college library has been computerized with Libman Software.  The college library has UGC Network Resource Centre and reprographic facility.  The college library is well equipped with text books, reference books, journals, competitive exam books, novels, reading materials, other books, e-magazines, e-journals, e-books etc.

Our management is well learned and well aware about its role, responsibility, vision and its goal. Top management extends support to the Principal and gives autonomy of taking proper decision in the academic area.
Due consideration is given to the local management committee and staff council. The college has a local advisory committee to look after the development of the college.  Senior staff members are the members of this committee including head of the department, Librarian, Director of Physical Education Department and Superintendent of the college.  For smooth functioning of the college contributory staff members and students are also involved to share responsibility.

The principal of the college has autonomy to govern the institution within purview of rules and regulations framed by the Govt., various academic and administrative committees consisting of teaching faculty head, non teaching staff along with the principal.
The students of weaker sections are given special support and care as this is the only college which organizes three day residential workshop on ‘Career Guidance and Personality Development’ for the students of SC/ST/OBC and minority every year.
The college is able to offer a rich variety and support to its students.  Extra-curricular and co-curricular activities, community work, extension activities, academic programmes, NSS activities, extension work in various areas (Continuing & Adult Education), sports and cultural programmes make college life in Annasaheb Gundewar College a pleasant and memorable experience for its graduates.

The student support activities involve all the developmental activities such as career guidance and personal counseling.  The placement cell provides guidance and opportunities for placements and employment.
Though the years, the college has developed and ensured optimal use of an excellent infrastructure, maintenance of infrastructure gets as much attention as addition and is regarded as everyone’s job.