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The SIES High School remains the core of the SIES Education Society. In a meeting of the South Indian Association on 27th December 1931, it was resolved to form a body called The South Indian Education Society to work for the cause of the education of children in Mumbai and its suburbs. The society was registered on 21st April 1932, and a Primary School was started with six students in a rented garage on 6th June 1932. By the end of the first year the strength grew to 97 and the school moved to a larger premise. In the following years a plot of ground at the foot of the steps of King's Circle Station was acquired, and gradually the nucleus of the present large building of the High School was set up there and enlarged, and completed in March 1954, by which time it had 4200 students, and was one of the largest schools in the city.
The present strength of the SIES High School is Kindergarten 600, Primary School 1300, High School 2500, making a total of about 4400. For the past many years the school has had over 95% success at the S.S.C. examinations.
The Arts & Science college was inaugurated on the 20th June 1960 by Mr.S.B.Chavan, the first Chief Minister of Maharastra.The college was founded to serve the ever growing educational needs of students from North and Central Mumbai suburbs. It was indeed the gift of South Indians to the new born state of Maharashtra. Originally started with Science and Arts stream, it added the Commerce faculty in 1980-81. Affiliated to the University of Mumbai, it draws students from all sections of the cosmopolitan city. Excellent results at the various University and Board examinations and coveted awards and prizes bagged by the students have placed the college among the most outstanding institutions in the city.
The college also runs the Institute of Medical & Laboratory Technology which offers an autonomous one year programme in this field. Through the Institute of Comprehensive Education, the college conducts Mumbai University affiliated Diploma programmes in Early Childhood Care & Education (in English, Hindi & Marathi)
This institute was established in 1980. From a mere training centre for teachers it has grown over the years into a leading institute in the field of educational training and research. It adopts innovative methods and modern techniques making the training comprehensive.
Medical Laboratory Technology is the Fulcrum of Medical Science. The Programme has been designed to train fresh science graduates in the routine and modern diagnostic techniques in Medical Laboratory Technology. Candidates enrolled in the programme will be equipped to work in Ultra Modern Pathological Laboratories as well as in Conventional laboratories as Para Medicals.
Through years of dedicated and devoted work, it has emerged as one of the foremost institutions for Commerce education in Mumbai.
The college has also got a Junior College attached to it, recognized by the Maharashtra Secondary Board of Education and conducts the XI and XII Standard.
SIES Graduate School of Technology started in the year 2002 is located in the midst of an educational hub in Navi Mumbai. It is situated in congenial environment over a 6-acre plot of land at Nerul, providing an ideal setting for academic pursuits. The institution has highly qualified and experienced faculty. The faculty in a short span has raised the academic level of the college to be a leader among the similar institutions in Navi Mumbai and is about to catch up with the most leading engineering colleges of the University of Mumbai.
The Graduate School through its faculty gives an opportunity to the students to acquire a wide variety of information and knowledge through well organized seminars and guest lectures. Students are also motivated to take part in projects, presentations and other academic activities organized by various academically oriented agencies.
SIES-SOP endeavours to groom professionals dedicated to the cause of developing packaging, that is functionally efficient with quality parameters conforming to the international standards, while being cost effective and environment friendly.
Towards this goal, the SIES School of Packaging/Packaging Technology Centre will
CEMRD was a conscious decision of the SIES management to maintain its competitive edge in the field of education. In a knowledge driven society, knowledge management is the key to success. This is particularly true of an educational institution, which is a repository of knowledge, acquired and developed through various sources and having various channels to share and to communicate the knowledge base at its disposal.
The objective of the CEMRD is to help improve management systems to Industries by providing relevant training to executives at all levels in the industry, government and non-government sectors to take on a leadership role in their position – individually and collectively.