Elphinstone College occupies a unique position in the annals of education in the country. Since its inception in the year 1836, it aims to kindle the spirit of learning among the youth, irrespective of socio-economic differences, to consistently pursue excellence preserving the tradition of high reputation while meeting the challenges of globalised world.
The College is accredited as ‘A’ grade by NAAC and is one of the few colleges in Mumbai with an extensive hostel facility for both boys and girls. The College was awarded the Asia-Pacific Heritage Award for Culture Heritage Conservation, by UNESCO in 2004.
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The College has an enviable location and the building with its gothic architecture, has been classified as a grade 1 Heritage structure. It has recently been restored by the Kala Ghoda Association and has regained its luminous look. The College's well equipped library has a collection of over one lakh books, journals and periodicals, equally modern and well equipped are the computer and science laboratories state of the art Fitness Centre, set up in the Gymkhana. The college also boasts of a cricket pitch of its own. It also has a five 'smart' class rooms with interactive boards. Separate hostel for girls and boys is also provided.
The Placement Cell of the College works towards acquainting the students with industries which look out for graduate/ undergraduate students, through workshops. Self-finance courses have had an impressive placement record.
Fort, Mumbai - 400 032.
Tel: (022) 2284 4060, 2284 3797