Research Activities

Minor Research Projects

Completed Minor Research Projects Funded By UGC

Sr. No. Title of Research Project Name of the Investigator / Department Amount (Rs)
01 Change in classroom composition - Gender Perspective - A study of Mumbai University Dr. Paras Jain
& Dr. V. D. Saini
Chemistry
75,000
02 Studies on diversity of Ethnomedicinal flora of Panhala Dr. G. S. Soman
Botany
75,000
03 Air Monitoring of atmosphere of Maharshi Dayanand College Library and Surrounding Area Dr. Satnam Singh Sohel
Botany
1,20,000
04 An efficient catalysed green Synthesis of substituted caumarin using phosphotungstic Acid.. Dr. A. R. Anthony
Chemistry
1,30,000
05 Impact of Recession on MF & Industries Dr. T. P. Ghule
& Dr. Paras Jain
Commerce & Accountancy
60,000
06 Role of support systems in development of agritourism Mrs. Priya Parkar
Commerce
1,05,000
07 Academic/Corporate collaboration Mr. C. K. Ghagare
& Mrs. S. C. Ghogare
Commerce & Mathematics
70,000
08 The Determinants of Muslim Women Empowerment in Mumbai University area-An empirical analysis Ms. Indira Ravindran
Mr. L. Tyagi
Economics
70,000
09 Role of social capital in strikes during 1920-30with respect to Bombay Cotton Industry Mr. R. Padwal
Economics
27,000
10 Communication Skills in English Ms. Mythili M.
Dr. K. H. Pawar
Dr. Sangita Patil
English
40,000
11 Evolution of Buddhist art along the trade routes of South Asia with respect to India and SriLanka Mr. Rewant Singh
History
90,000
12 Use of electronic Information Sources & Services in college libraries of Mumbai city Dr. Vinita Jain
Library
51,000
13 Labeling of Graphs Dr. Manisha Acharya
& Ms. Archana Jogalekar
Mathematics
60,000
14 Critical analysis of novels and short stories of Rajan Khan with feminist perspective Dr. Geeta Manjrekar
Marathi
50,000
15 Lambda decay cosmology Dr. Namrata Jain
Physics
65,000
16 SEZ and Issues of land acquisition Dr. Monica Verma
Political Science
1,00,000
17 Glass Ceiling & Gender Discrimination among employed women Dr. K. P. Sundari
& Ms. Mythili M.
Psychology & English
55,000
18 Comparative study of health of young girl students with reference to dietary changes Dr. S. K. Deshpande
& Dr. M. S. Kayande
Zoology
1,03,000
19 Autecology and diversity of butterflies using butterfly garden Dr. C. S. Panse
& Dr. V. U. Somani
Zoology
85,000

Projects completed at other institutes with participation by faculty members as co-investigators

Sr. No. Title of Research Project Name of the Investigator / Department Project Details
01 Isolation and characterization of major natural dye stuff components of Peltophorum pterocarpum Dr. Somendra Sharma
Botany
UGC - Dr. Bharadwaj
PI - Mithibai College
02 Preliminary assessment of The temp tolerance limit of selected fishes. Shell fishes off Jaitapur coast around NPP site Dr. R. Dalvi
Zoology
NPCIL
PI - Dr. Lakra, CIFE
Rs.32,75,248