Government of Maharashtra


Per Adruva Ad Astra (By steep and toilsome way towards the stars)

An Autonomous Institute

NAAC Reaccredited ‘A’ Grade in 3rd Cycle with CGPA 3.07

About Institute

  • Since 1906, the “Jewel in the Crown” of Vidharbha, INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE imparts education to undergraduate & post graduate students in Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Electronics, Environmental Science, Botany & Zoology, with more than 1000 students on its roll. The Institute is known for excellent research and today 153 students are pursuing their Ph.D. under various departments.

  • The Institute is situated in the heart of city having 30 acres of land. Having boys’ and girls’ hostel situated in the campus. This institute also provides state of art sports and cultural facilities to the students. To run with the time and to stand on the global education platform, it is necessary to upgrade facilities. Having nurtured young minds for over a century, the Institute now looks forward to equip itself to meet the challenges of the new millennium through up-gradation of infrastructure and technology with an aim of improving access and promoting excellence in higher education.

  • The Institute of Science is the historical and most prestigious Institute in Central India.

  • It was established in the year 1906 as Victoria Science College, Maharaj Baug, Civil lines, Nagpur.

  • In the year 1929, this Science College shifted to newly erected building on about 19 acres of land near Nagpur University.

  • The 100 years of legacy and tradition of excellence are maintained till now. This institute has world class alumni and excellent past records.

  • Due to globalization and advancement of pure science education, there is urgent need to take turn towards international standards by achieving the dedicated goals in planned manner.

  • Present day scenario needs the state of art infrastructure and world class education.

  • The UGC has already selected this institute as “The College with potential of Excellence”

  • To bring the status of excellent to this Institution, there should be a vision with strategic plan for next five years. It must be aimed at providing world class job oriented higher education at minimum cost.

  • Also the center must be known for its research activities and consultancies.

  • The Institute must provide the solutions to the regional problems and also serve nation by achieving the excellence in science education and research.

  • Evolved as Premier Institution for imparting formal education in the Science stream.

  • Reaccredited by NAAC, Bangalore with 'B' Grade.

  • UGC has awarded Excellence in Pure Science Higher Education.

  • Conveniently accessible from all parts of Nagpur city.

  • Spacious and evergreen campus.

  • Permanent, Fulltime, Competent staff.

  • Spacious class-rooms, modern, well-equipped laboratories & excellent sports facilities.

  • Campus networking and Broad Band Connectivity.

  • Fully computerized competent library with SOUL software, OPAC and Circulation Module.