Anandrao Dhonde Alias Babaji Arts, Commerce and Science College
Anandrao Dhonde Alias Babaji Arts, commerce and Science College is run by Anand Caritable Sanstha Ashti, Dist. Beed. The Ashti taluka of Beed district was one of the educationally and economically backward taluka of Maharashtra. The demand of the education and particularly higher education was a long waiting of community. Founder of institute Hon’ble Bhimraoji Dhonde a politician visualized this draw back. Hon’ble president awakened few personalities from the area and founded Anand Charitable Sanstha at Ashti. The college was established by institute in 1990 with prime object to cater the needs of economically backward community. The objectives of the college aim at producing graduates fit for various purposes: social, cultural, political, economical, etc.
The vision statement of the college is ‘Not Things but Men Can Change the World’. Since its inception the college has immensely grown as a educational institution, and today it is offering Graduate and post graduates courses. The college stands on 10 acres of land with well furnished building, a large specious ground, gym with various equipments, well equipped computerized library with large number of text books, reference books, magazines, journals, well equipped laboratories, Automatic Weather station, Botanical garden with medicinal plants, Canteen, specious parking, YCMOU study center, certificate courses of lifelong education and extension, competitive exam center, NSS , Earn and learn scheme and ladies hostel. The college lays Emphasis on the Development in Academics, Co- curricular, extra-curricular activities and Development of infrastructure facilities.