Nagindas Khandwala College of Commerce and Arts was established in June 1983 in Sheth N.L. High School Premises.

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.) introduced enrolling 330 students on July 23, 1983.


The foundation stone of the College of Commerce and Arts was laid down by Hon’ble Shri Vasantdada Patil the then Chief Minister of Maharashtra on Friday, 6th June, 1984.


The Naming Ceremony of Malad Kandivli Education Society’s College of Commerce and Arts as Nagindas Khandwala College of Commerce and Arts was performed by Hon’ble Shri Shankarrao Chavan, the then Chief Minister of Maharashtra on Thursday, 30th April, 1987.


Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) with majors in Economics, Geography, and Psychology introduced in the college.

M.K.E.S. Institute of Management Studies was established with management education and professional training.

Shri. Sharad Pawar, President, National Congress Party (NCP) inaugurated Golden Jubilee Function of Malad Kandivli Education Society.

Inauguration of College Magazine.


Padmashri Daya Pawar, an eminent Marathi Writer visited the college.


Inter-collegiate Choonilal Girdharlal Memorial Table Tennis Tournament inaugurated


The college secures 2nd position in the University athletics meet.

Shri. Amitkumar visited for Art Circle Programme.


Bachelor of Management Studies (B.M.S.) introduced in the college.


Shri. Ashok Mehta visits the college.

The college secures 2nd position in the University athletics meet.


The College assessed at Five Star level by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (B.Sc. I.T.) Degree Course introduced in the college..


Post Graduate Degree in commerce (M.Com.) introduced in the college.


The college introduces Degree Courses of university of Mumbai such as B.Com. (Accounting & Finance), B. Com. (Banking & Insurance) and Science Stream under Junior College.

TEAM (Together Everyone Achieves More) inaugurated for the non-teaching staff of the colleges within the Mumbai Region.


Self-financed degree courses provided by the University of Mumbai such as Bachelor of Mass Media (B.M.M.) and B.Sc. Computer science (B.Sc. Comp. Sc.)  and post graduate degree courses such as M.Sc.(I.T.) introduced in the college.

College introduces U.G.C. Add On courses in Computer Application, Functional English, Travel and Tourism Management, Child Care and Child Development.

The college also introduces autonomous course for Fashion & Textile Designing.


Post-graduate course M.A. in Geography introduced in the college.

College Secures Rolling Trophy for “TARANG” (Inter Collegiate Sports and Cultural Events for non-teaching staff) organized by M.D.Shah Mahila College, Malad.


College celebrates Silver Jubilee Year.

B.Sc. Micro Biology, M.Phil, M.A. (Economics) introduced in the college.

The college introduces PhD. (Commerce) started with an enrolment of 5 students.

Edu-Vision introduced for Visually impaired students.

Wireless Fidelity (WIFI) installed in Library & Information Centre and Staff Room.

The college secures N.A.A.C. Reaccreditation with "A" grade.

Counseling Room and Research Cell inaugurated.

Our Principal Dr Ancy Jose visits London (U.K.) as member of delegation for academic tour.


B.Com.(Financial Markets).(B.F.M.) introduced in the college.


B.Com. (Financial Markets). (B.F.M.) introduced in the college.


The college was certified with “ISO 9001:2008”.

Conducted 1st International Conference on “Cotemporary Scenario in Higher Education : Employability, Values, Opportunities and Challenges”


The college secures Rolling Trophy for “TARANG” (Inter Collegiate Sports and Cultural Events for non-teaching staff) organized by M.D.Shah Mahila College, Malad.


The college won the following accolades:

BEST COLLEGE Award by University of Mumbai for the year 2011-2012

EDUCATIONAL EXCELLENCE Award - 2012 by Indus Foundation, U.S.A.

BEQET Award 2012 3rd Place by National Centre for Quality Management

Awarded Best N.C.C. Cadet & Best N.C.C. Leader at the hands of His Excellency President of India.

Best Ensemble Faculty (Academic Brilliance Awards – 2013) by Education Expo TV’s Research Wing for Excellence in Professional Education & Industry.


The college was conferred with ‘Autonomous’ status


B.M.S. in Sports Management and Master of Sports Management introduced in the college


The college has introduced the following courses :

B.Com(Honours) in Actuarial Studies.

B.Com (Honours) in International Accounting.

B.Com(Honours) in Apparel Design & Construction

Master of Arts in Psychology


The college introduced the following courses :

  • Bachelor of Interior Designing
  • Bachelor of Tourism and Travel Management
  • B.Sc. (Honours) Integrative Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Bachelor of Management Studies in E-Commerce Operations
  • M.Sc Geoinformatics

The college was ranked 1st among India’s Top 10 private Higher Education Institutions for  “Best Management Practices & Systems” in the Education World India Higher Education Grand Jury Award 2020-2021

The college was also ranked 5th at state level and 33rd at National level by Education World Magazine.  


Ranked #1 All-India in the category of New-age Study Programmes Leader in the Education World Grand Jury India Higher Education Rankings 2021-22

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  • 2022 Thakur Awards for Excellence Awardees:Life Time Achievement Award-Dr. (Mrs.) Ancy Jose;Excellent IQAC Coordinator Award-I/C Principal Prof. Dr. Moushumi Datta;Excellent Vice Principal Award- Dr. Mona Mehta