200 years from Hindoo College to Deccan College
Started by Mountstuart Elphinstone Governor, Bombay Presidency at Vishrambag Wada
Poona Sanskrit College
Hindoo College and Government English School merged together and renamed as Poona Sanskrit College
The construction of new building started & the college was renamed as Deccan College. The foundation stone of it was laid by Sir Henry Bartle Edward Frere, Governor of Bombay. From 1863 to 1868 college was run from Wanowari.
Shifted to New Campus
The college was shifted to the new campus covering an area of 115 acres near Yerawada in newly constructed Neogothic Architecture style building, which was build from the donation of a munificent grant of Rupees One lakh received from Sir Jamsetjee Jejeebhoy.
Temporary Shutdown (Deemed University)
The college was temporarily shutdown by the british Government due to bad financial conditions and less intake of students
Deccan College Post Graduate & Research Institute
With the efforts of past student the college was revived and renamed as Deccan College Post Graduate & Research Institute
Deccan College Post Graduate & Research Institute (Deemed University)
The HRD Ministry awarded it the status of a Deemed University
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