About Us

Arihant Education Foundation, (AEF)

Arihant Education Foundation was established in 2005, inaugurated by Education Minister Rajesh Tope. The Arihant College of Arts, Commerce & Science offers various Under Graduate courses is affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University and recognized by the Government of Maharashtra.

The aim is to provide ideal academic atmosphere for the pursuit of excellence in higher education in science, commerce and arts. The college has excelled in academics as well as curricular activities.

We provide in-depth knowledge and expertise through innovative methods of teaching and learning so as to create a pool of resourceful, self-motivated manpower.

Students from all parts of India are pursuing education at various Arihant Institutions. At present there are over 4175 students from varied backgrounds studying in the institute.

The college is spread over in an area of 1 acres and is located in Bavdhan (BK) Pune, on the Pune-Bengaluru Highway, about 3 km from Chandni chowk. It is a fast developing area, provides an atmosphere far from the crowd.


To be an institute of academic excellence with total commitment to quality education in Commerce, Management and related fields, with a holistic concern for better life, environment and society.


  • Empowering students with all the knowledge and guidance that they need to become worthy Management Professionals.
  • Providing for holistic and value based development of students which ultimately enhances their employability.
  • Developing social awareness among students.
  • To carve a niche for ourselves in the specialized field of commerce and management.
  • Provide a nurturing and motivating environment to exploit the full potential of the students.
  • Enable holistic development of personality with a humane and global outlook.


  • To develop innovative & creative thinking among the students through various trainings in soft skills, computing skills & certificate courses.
  • To Develop socially-responsible business graduates with a broad liberal education and prepare them for entrepreneurial and employment excellence.
  • Commerce course prepares the student to take up challenging endeavors in the current competent global scenario.
  • To enable every student to cope up with the latest developments in contemporary.
  • To impart quality and need based education. Our objective is to sensitize the students to their changing roles in society through awareness raising activities.
  • Inculcate a sense of civic responsibility, social commitment and moral accountability among the students through social activities.
Dr. Mukund Dongare
Arihant Education Foundation

Principal’s Message

Dear Students,

Arihant Education Foundation's Arihant College of Arts, Commerce & Science (ACACS), Bavdhan (Bk), Pune - 411021 is located to the Western side of Pune close to Pune- Bengaluru Highway. Hence, it is very easy to access this college from many sides of the city. Although it is close to highway, there is serenity (calmness) on the campus which is congenial for study/ learning/ academic pursuits. It is an institute in Pune catering to the academic needs of both rural & urban students.

The goal of the Management of the college is that education should reach to grassroot level and that nobody from remote /semi- urban / semi- rural and similar areas should remain deprived of education and benefits of education.

Although the college is comparatively new, its infrastructure – i.e. the building, laboratories, library, playground, classrooms, Computer Laboratory, canteen etc -- is of very high standard. The college offers job- oriented courses as well as traditional courses to satisfy academic interests & choices of learners. We have dedicated, energetic and student-friendly faculty. The college provides special attention to those students who are in need of additional academic help. The college campus is quite, clean & hygienic. There is 24x7 hours security for the safety of students, teaching & non-teaching staff and the campus as a whole. The college has obtained examination centre from Savitribai Phule Pune University.

I am sure you will be happy to be a part of academically-vibrant and infrastructurally spacious, nice and pleasant environment of Arihant College, Bavdhan, Pune- 411021


  • Conduction of Mock Tests
  • Arranging Industrial Visits
  • Execution of University Level and National Level State level, Seminars
  • Execution of Intercollegiate Competitions

Join us. A great career and future awaits you
Welcome to Arihant family