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Introduction of the college

Bhagini Seva Mandir Kumarika Stree Mandal started Nootan Mahila College in the Arts stream in June 1972. In June 1976, following the pattern of the (10+2+3) educational system, Junior College was started.

Shree Chandulal Nanavati Women’s Institute and Girl’s High School Trust took over the management of Nootan Mahila College in 1978. The college received permanent affiliated to S.N.D.T University in 1979. The Senior college renamed as Maniben Nanavati Women’s College. The Junior College was renamed as Tapiben Chhaganlal Lalji Valia Junior college.

Introduction Of RH

The Research Horizons journal, earlier known as ANVESHAN   started in 2001 as an In –House publication in order to promote and enhance research activities and skills among the  faculty members  of  Maniben Nanavati Women’s College. Since then, the journal is  multidisciplinary and multilingual in nature and it has been published  consecutively, every year.  Soon after its inception, it attained a wide acceptance and popularity  among the faculty members, research scholars and experts  of the SNDT,  MUMBAI and other Universities. In 2006, the journal   was re-christened as RESEARCH HORIZONS and it  also acquired an   official registration number from the concerned authorities.  In 2010, the journal acquired an ISSN status. It is a matter of great  pride and privilege for our institution to be the first among all the affiliated and conducted colleges of the SNDT Women’s University to publish  a  research journal of  its own.  In 2012, The initiative of upgrading the journal and making it  an international publication was done. It is indexed in EBSCO database with Global impact factor 0.21.  It is indeed, a matter of great honour for us to present  RESEARCH HORIZONS as an International Multidisciplinary, Multilingual, Bi-Annual Peer Reviewed Journal.