Department Lifelong Learning and Extension
The Department of Lifelong Learning and Extension [DLLE] was established on October 12, in the Year 1978 and has been recognized as a statutory Department of the University of Mumbai since 1994 to promote a meaningful and sustained rapport between the Universities and the community. The DLLE offers flexible Continuing Education opportunities for the people. As a well-founded academic Department of the University of Mumbai, the Department is committed both to the highest standards of excellence, and to ensuring that the University's unparalleled academic strengths and resources made available to as many interested learners as possible so as to play a pivotal role in reaching basic education to the masses.
Keeping these views in mind the college has started the extension services with a group of 50 students. The main aim of the extension education is for the development of the people and for field outreach activities.
Prof. Rupali Kulkarni Mishra (Convenor)
Prof. Amit Rajput
Prof. Sandesh Shetty
The DLLE unit of S. M Shetty College of Science Commerce and Management Studies was inaugurated on the 26th of July,2014. Professor Rajashree Raut from R. Jhunjuhnwala College inaugurated the year’s activities. The programme was attended by the volunteers of DLLE , teachers in charge and vice principal Dr. Liji Santosh who introduced the chief guest. The students put up a dance performance and a skit on women empowerment.
Ms. Krina and Mr. Chintan, former DLLE members spoke about their experiences in the past year. The chief guest, Professor Rajshree Raut, addressed the gathering and guided them on the project work. She also emphasized on the need and importance of DLLE for society.
The DLLE First Term Training Program for the Academic year 2014 – 2015 was held at Mumbai Vidyapeeth, Churchgate on 9th August 2014 in the College Auditorium. Dr. Dilip Patil along with the field co-ordinators conducted the training session on various projects offered by the university of mumbai. Around 100 teachers and students were present from more than 20 colleges of Mumbai . The Extension Teacher-in-charge and the student managers attended the first term training session organised by DLLE.
The college arranged first term training session in the college audio-visual room for the students registered with DLLE. The DLLE Project selected for this year is SWS (Status of Women in Society). Student managers (Pratibha Pasi and Virendra Bhakuni) talked on the various issues that women are facing in society and also on the importance of doing a survey for this project which will help in uplifting the status of women in society. Prof. Rupali (DLLE Teacher in charge) also addressed the students and encouraged them to work wholeheartedly on this project.
The Street Play competition was organized by DLLE unit on 15th September’2014 on the play ground. Around 3 skits were performed for this competition. Well known TV artist Mr. Sanket (Javai vikat ghene aahe serial on Z Marathi) was the judge for this competition. The various issue related to women in India were presented with amazing acting by students of degree college.
Field coordinator Prof. Sunita Kulkarni from Ambernath college visited to our college on 13th October’2014 and oriented our dlle managers and students about our selected projects. She also gave us valuable suggestions for the future plans.