Princpal's Message Parle Tilak Vidyalaya Association founded in 1921, established Parle now Sathaye College, as Arts and Science college in 1959 with a vision to promote an institution of higher learning for overall development of youth i.e ‘पूर्णता गौरवाय’. Sathaye College accredited twice with ‘A’ grade by NAAC enjoys good reputation in Mumbai with 7000 + students studying B.A., B.Sc., B.Com., B.Sc. I.T., B.M.S., B.M.M., MSc., M.A., Ph.D. courses. The illustrious path led by the earlier Principals was further illuminated by the excellent performance of our students in academic, co-curricular and extra—curricular activities. Parle College was renamed ‘Sathaye College’ in 1993. Looking at the changing academic societal and industrial scenario new courses were regularly added. College bagged Best Vocational Institution (NCERT) Award at +2 level, Best NSS unit and Best NCC unit awards. College was adjudged as ‘Best College of 2013-14’ and was awarded the certificate by University of Mumbai on 26th January 2015. In year 2014-15, College was awarded ‘Vice Chancellor’s Banner’ for excellent work by NCC unit. College students excel in all spheres of activities such as Theatre, Music, Dance, Debate, Elocution, Fine Arts. In sports our students have been selected to represent our country. College organizes various programmes to make students aware of social and political scenario at local and global levels. The students participate in variety of social activities which makes them environment conscious and more sensitive, empathetic to the status of different strata of society. We understand that students’ future gets shaped in classrooms and hence they need to acquire the qualities to become global citizens here itself. The college thus strives to give substance to the vision of founding fathers. Every year hundreds of young people leave its portals equipped not just with degree but also with life enhancing skills: therein lies the measures of its success.