Our college Shri Shivaji Mahavidyalaya, Barshi was established in 1960. It is situated on the Pune-Latur state highway. It aims at providing higher education and allround development of the students from the rural area. Due to the kind co-operation and keen interest of the social workers, farmers and sincere efforts of the principals, teachers, students and non-teaching staff it achieved a good name among parents and people of Barshi and nearby area. Hence, at present, it is a well established, well furnished and well equipped two faculty college, meeting the needs of higher education.
Attractive building, well equipped laboratories, spacious playground, multipurpose gymnasium, central library with 95,000 books and 150 periodicals and journals, beatuiful and green campus with boys and ladies hostels, central guest house, multipurpose halls, conference hall are the assets of our college. The Library is has INFLIBNET online consortium to facilitate online access to the students, teachers & researchers. The Library also provides the news clippings service to library end-users.