Women Development Cell following the 1997 guidelines given by the supreme court of India on the ‘Vishaka Case’ the  University of Mumbai setup “University Women Development  Cell (UWDC)” in 2001 with the prime purpose of making the University a gender sensitive space, where all the employees,  Especially its women employees and students could achieve their full potential.

As per the guidelines of the Vice-Chancellor of University of Mumbai, J.B.Sawant Education Society’s Tikambhai Metha Commerce College, Mangaon- Raigad has introduced a Women’s Development Cell in the academic year 1996 -1997.


The main objective of the cell is to look into the grievances of the women, both staff members (teaching and non-teaching) as well as students and provide guidance and help them.


Creating confidence among the girl students for self development and community development.

Activities of Women Development Cell –

  1. Gender sensitization
  2. Legal provisions related with women
  3. Health awareness among girls students
  4. Self Defense
  5. Remembrance of Savitribai Phule birth anniversary

Women Development Cell Committee (WDC) (2022-23)

SN Name of the Committee Member Designation
1. Assoc. Prof. Harshal V. Joshi Chairman
2. Dr. Chandrakant B. Mali Member
3. Asst. Prof. Ashok P. More Member
4. Asst. Prof. Amit D. Bakade Member
5. Mrs. Nikita A. Mandavkar Member
6. Kum. Nisha Chetan Tetgure Member
7. Kum. Sayli Dhananjay Zhanjale Member