H.S.C Science

Science has been one of the most popular streams of study amongst students in 11th and 12th for reasons such as these : It is the stream leading up to popular careers such as Engineering and Medicine Science students can pursue further studies in Pure Sciences or Applied Sciences at Post Graduate levels.

There are several professional careers that require Science at 10+2 level, for instance, career as a Commercial Pilot. Plenty of information regarding the possible design courses is available online as well as offline. A student needs to wisely filter the available information. After a candidate has made a choice regarding the specialisation, it becomes necessary to select the right course, college and location. From the wide range of choice available, a candidate must shortlist the college and programme keeping in view his/her priorities and interest. Before finalising anything, explore every possible dimension of the preferred course and college.

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Key Information


Scaffolding is widely considered to be an essential element of effective teaching, and all teachers—to a greater or lesser extent—almost certainly use various forms of instructional scaffolding in their teaching. In education, scaffolding refers to a variety of instructional techniques used to move students progressively toward stronger understanding and, ultimately, greater independence in the learning process. This includes lectures, assignments, presentations, innovative lectures ,interactive practical lectures and stalwarts lectures( at the time of Board Exam Preparation).

Course Outcomes

Science curriculum at this stage intends to develop

  • Scientific temper and scientific thinking.
  • Understanding about the nature of scientific knowledge i.e. testable, unified, developmental and creative.
  • Process skills of science which includes observation(s), posing question(s), searching various resources of learning, planning investigations, hypothesis formulation and testing, using various tools for collecting, analysing and interpreting data, supporting explanations with evidences, critically thinking to consider and evaluate alternative explanations, reflecting on their own thinking.
  • It also helps the students to choose the pathway in various fields like technical , Engineering ,research in pure science medical,paramedical, etc. for their further studies.

Options for Higher Studies

  • B.E/B.Tech
  • MBBS
  • BAMS
  • BHMS
  • B.SC
  • Nursing
  • BSc IT
  • B.Sc In Pure Sciences
  • B.Sc In Microbiology
  • B.Sc In Biochemistry
  • B.Sc In Computer Science


Somaiya Vidyavihar is an educational campus located in the Vidyavihar suburb of Mumbai. It is the second largest campus in Mumbai. It is approximately of 65 acres and established in1959. It hosts a number of reputed educational institutions with country-wide recognition.

College has a well equipped library with more than 80,000 books 41 E-books, 187 CDs ,DVDs and VCDs and 27 journals. Library is fully automated. Library is using In-house software & BOOKWORM It is an integrated software used in all colleges of the Somaiya Campus. Web Opac Link: opac.somaiya.edu

It is widely accepted that students who participate in labs and other hands-on science activities will remember the material better and be able to transfer the learning across situations and lessons. Spacious and well equipped lab work helps all students hone social skills.

There are classrooms with visual projector facilities and internet connectivity. Literary and cultural association :We firmly believe that one should not give someone a fish to eat but to teach them fishing so that they can fend themselves throughout their lives. We, the teachers, equipped them to broaden their horizons as sky the limit.

We respect the full range of contributions faculty members make, including the effort and creativity required in adjusting to this very complicated time. Planning for Next Academic year . It is our fervent hope that it will be safe to welcome new and returning students in person in the fall, and we are actively working toward that goal.

Here at KJSSC we strive to ensure the overall growth and development of our students mentally, spiritually, socially, emotionally as well as physically . We understand that all five objectives of those spheres are interconnected and strength on one is not possible without concurrently strengthening the other, kjssc 40acre green campus.

Why Choose KJSSC ?

Welcome to the lush green Campus of K.J.SOMAIYA JUNIOR COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND COMMERCE, is well known for its kind, the first Science college got attached to the Brand name, ‘Somaiya’.

We have both aided and unaided sections for Science. In Commerce stream we have general Commerce and Vocational commerce ( MCVC). This Junior College is attached with the Degree college. College is well equipped with laboratories and a library enriched with a large number of books, journals and magazines.

We have well qualified experienced staff members. We never compromise the quality. Two years of studies in Junior college will take you to a different level. We have good sports facilities, NCC etc. We promote extracurricular activities also along with the curriculum which will ensure the overall development of the personality. After two years of studies, the students can join our Degree college or opt for professional courses either in our campus or outside. Admission is purely on merit basis and based on the Government norms. Our Degree college can also boast for various aided and unaided courses both in Science and Commerce streams. We have post graduate courses and research facilities in the same campus. You can make use of our facilities and get educated in a true sense.


General Computer Science Electronics
English English English
Hindi/Marathi/Gujarati/Sanskrit Physics Physics
Physics Chemistry Chemistry
Chemistry Mathematics Mathematics
Mathematics Computer Science Electronics
Biology / Geology Environment Science Environment Science
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General Computer Science Electronics
English English English
Hindi/Marathi/Gujarati/Sanskrit Physics Physics
Physics Chemistry Chemistry
Chemistry Mathematics Mathematics
Mathematics Computer Science Electronics
Biology / Geology Environment Science Environment Science
Environment Science Physical Education Physical Education
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Note : The subject of Geology may be opted along with Hindi or Marathi or Sanskrit, Geology deals with study of rocks, minerals, fossils, energy resources like coal, water etc. Geologists have widespread job opportunities in India and abroad. K. J. Somaiya College of Science and Commerce is one of the only two colleges in Mumbai offering this subject.