Shri. Karmshibhai laid the foundation for Somaiya Vidyavihar in 1959 which has grown into large educational complex with 34 institutions catering to diverse fields of education.


Equip the student with knowledge and skills of their chosen vocation, Inculcate values. Provide them opportunities for all, round growth and prepare them for life.


  • To equip the students with advanced knowledge and skills in their chosen vocation.
  • To provide value-based education and opportunities to students.
  • To help them to face challenges in life.
  • To nurture a scientific attitude, temperament and culture among the students.
  • To continually review, develop and renew the approach to build India of the Founder's dream.

Holistic Education

The Institute endeavours for holistic personality of its students through array of cultural and sports events and numerous multi-skilled professional activities. The institute is self-financed and privately managed and is approved by All India Council for Technical Education, University Grants Commission,

Goals and Objectives

  • To build a strong Academia-Industry bridge.
  • To provide flexibility in the courses offered and proactively adapt to the changing needs of students and the society.
  • To establish a center for multidisciplinary activities.
  • To mould individuals who would nurture the cultural heritage of our country and contribute to the betterment of the society.

It’s no small achievement to distinguish oneself in such diverse fields as commerce, education, and philanthropy. Pujya Shriman Karamshibhai Jethabhai Somaiya, born on May 16 1902 in the remote village of Malunjar in Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra, India, was however, a blessed person by dint of hard work and singular devotion to service.

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