During the last Academic Year, accomplishments of Ratnagiri Sub-Centre were not exceptional, but certainly noteworthy and inspiriting. They are highlighted below:
Campus Recruitment (2006-2007 Batch):
During the last academic year (2006-2007), Final Year Students of the Organic Chemistry and Environmental Sciences Degree Programmes were subjected to Campus Interviews for the first time. A few Industries also invited these students for screening and recruitment at their Campuses.
It is noteworthy that success rate for Organic Chemistry Students this year was 100 per cent and for the Students of Environmental Sciences was 30 per cent (about 45 percent Students opted for further Education after M.Sc.).
Academic Accomplishment (Student Category):
Mr. Pandurang Patil an Alumnus of Ratnagiri Sub-Centre (2005-2006 Batch of Environmental Sciences) qualified for the State Eligibility Test (SET) conducted by the Govt. of Maharashtra.
Initiation of New Academic Programmes (2007-2008):
It is heartening to note that the Academic Council of the University of Mumbai approved initiation of various Degree Courses, from the current Academic Year (2007-2008). They are:
M.Sc. Degree (by Papers) Course in Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry and Inorganic Chemistry; and
M.Phil. and Ph.D. Programmes in both, Environmental Sciences and Chemistry.
The Sub-Centre has initiated the process of developing Syllabus of M.Phil. Course (both in Environmental Sciences and Chemistry) and the Programme would be activated during 2008-2009.