Ahmednagar Jilha Maratha Vidya Prasarak Samaj is a Unique Educational institution engagedin a variety of Social, Cultural and Educational activities since the last nine decades. The Vision, Mission & philosophy of the society firmly believes in quality education in the Engineering field.
The Ahmednagar Jilha Maratha Vidya Prasarak Samaj, the parent institution of Shri Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj College of Engineering, Ahmednagar was founded in the year 1918. It is the pioneer educational institution in the district. Initially the Society started the Maratha Boarding for poor students in the name of Late Karmaveer Hutatma Chatrapati Chouthe Shivaji Maharaj, father of Rajarshi Shahu Maharaj, who bravely fought against the British Rulers was tortured, confined and killed in the Ahmednagar fort. Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj, Kolhapur donated substantial amount towards the boarding. The Founders of the society were highly motivated and inspired by the teaching of Late Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj, Mahatma Phulr, Maharshi Vithhal Ramji Shinde,Dr. B.R.Ambedkar and Karmveer Bhaurao Patil. The institution had stared with its first High School named as Tagore High School in the year 1941, which was subsequently named as Residential
named as Residential High School in the year 1943. It received assistance and encouragement from Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj, Kolhapur. The institution ehich was started with meagre funds and food grains contributed by public has now grown an enormous size, with it's various types of institutions.
Today the Institution is one of the guiding stars in the field of eduaction in Ahmednagar district. It runs Thirteen Hostels for boys & girls, One primary school, one school for Adivasis, Forty Seven High schools including Jr. Colleges, Nine Senior Colleges, One Institute of Management & Research, Institute of Hostel Management and Catering Technology, Law College and D.ED College. This year the Sanstha has crossed another milestone by Starting an Engineering College. These 92 Institutions under the ages of Ahmednagar Jilha Maratha Vidya Prasarak Samaj,play as effective role in spreading Education