St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai Courses & Admission Procedure Merit List 2016-2017
One of the finest colleges in India the St. Xavier’s college, Mumbai is a Roman Catholic college in the Jesuit tradition named after the Spanish Jesuit saint Francis Xavier. It is a autonomous body recognized by the university Grants Commission of India and with a accolade of A+ ( 5 star) rating in 2007 by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council. Founded in 1869 it began as an arts college but later on in 1920 science departments were also established.
The college offers undergraduate and post graduate courses in arts, science and commerce with special consideration to Roman Catholic students and the underprivileged Scheduled Castes (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST). The Indian leading magazine INDIA TODAY had rated it among top 10 colleges in India for many years in a row and in 2000 and 2006 it rated it as the best college in India for Arts and Second Best College for Science and Commerce. Some of the eminent personalities in world like admirable bollywood actor Anil Kapoor, phenomenal musician Zakir Hussain, unparalleled ghazal singer Pankaj Udhas and out of the ordinary cricket master Sunil Gavaskar are alumni of this premier college.
The college has a very exquisite campus which has been in many bollywood movies like Jaane tu ya Jaane na, Munna bhai MBBS and many more. Malhar is one of the most popular college festival organized by St. Xavier’s, Mumbai. It witnesses participants from more than 60 colleges in Mumbai with over 30 overwhelming cultural contests which draw about staggering 20,000 student participants and audience.
ST. Xavier’s college aspires to enter into the emerging world of vivid cultures and languages and guiding itself into its inherited nature is endeavoring to realize, renovate and promote human wisdom and sense of perception along with promoting disciplined scholarship.
Courses offered by the college are:
B.Sc. Information Technology (B.Sc -IT)
Bachelor of Management Studies (B.M.S.)
Bachelor of Mass Media (BMM)
Certificate in Radio Jockey
Diploma in Film, Television & Digital Video Production
Post Graduate Advanced Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication
For details visit website http://xaviers.edu/