About Us

About College

Lions Club of Silvassa Charitable Trust, a non-profitable voluntary organization managing Lions English School (Affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education [CBSE]), Smt. Devkiba Mohansinhji Chauhan College of Commerce and Science (Affiliated to University of Mumbai) and Smt. Devkiba Mohansinhji Chauhan College of Law (Recognised by Bar Council of India and Affiliated to University of Mumbai) is situated on Sanjibhai Delkar Marg, Silvassa the capital of Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli.

Lions English School was established in the year 1983 in a rented building with about 15 students studying from Std. I to IV. Today the School has bloomed into a flourishing institution owing a vast premise of 17 acres of land, imparting the education to about 5000 students studying from Nursery to Std. XII.

Smt. Devkiba Mohansinhji Chauhan College of Commerce & Science was established in the year 2014¬15, we are a four year old institution raring to go ahead and achieve new heights in the world of education by nurturing students of Silvassa and nearby region to achieve excellence.

Smt. Devkiba Mohansinhji Chauhan College of Law is committed to the advancement of knowledge and learning and is thriving to become a center for excellence in legal studies. Devkiba College has a mission to bring out professionally competent lawyers of high calibre to suit the needs of the corporate and modern society. Devkiba College of Law aims at maintaining high academic standard to equip the students with a profound knowledge of law and to evoke them to enable them to achieve great heights in the relams of law.

 

Our Vision

To provide opportunities to young minds for realising their potential and nurture them into ideal citizens having integrated personalities towards family, society and the country.

Our Mission

At Smt. Devkiba Mohansinhji Chauhan College of Commerce and Science & Smt. Devkiba Mohansinhji Chauhan College of Law we believe that Knowledge is Power. We lay emphasis on the overall development of the student, both mental and physical development. Our objective is to provide quality education, develop creative skills and self confidence of the student. We seek to develop cognitive and positive traits in the students and imbibe in them a high level of communication skills in non-intimidating and healthy learning environment that focuses on academic excellence along with the development of physical, vocational and creative skills, critical thinking, ability to cope up with changes and risks in life.

Thus, the basic aim of our Institute is to provide limitless opportunities to nurture the inherent qualities of each student. We strive hard that every student emerges out as winner raring to contribute to the society at large.

College Discipline

The college attaches great importance to discipline and the same must be scrupulously observed by all students. Failure to comply with any of the rules, regulations or requirements notified from time to time will lead to strict disciplinary action.

•  Students must always keep with them the Identity Card issued by the college with their recent photograph affixed, bearing the signature of the Principal. They must present it for inspection or verification whenever demanded by the college Authorities and / or Security Staff. No student shall be allowed to attend lectures, practicals etc. unless he / she has his / her Identity Card with him / her.

•  Students must not attend lectures other than their own without the special permission of the Professor concerned.

•  Students should make use of the college library and students must not loiter in the college premises whenever they have a free period.

•  Students must be in their classes in time. Late corner may not be allowed to enter the classes.

•  Students must do nothing either inside or outside the college that will in any way interfere with its orderly administration and discipline. They should not communicate any information or write anything about the college to the press without the written permission of the Principal.

•  Students are liable to lose their semester for disobedience, misconduct, misbehaviour or for any act of indiscipline. Students must take proper care of all the college properties. Any damage done to the property of the college by disfiguring walls, doors, windows and fitting or breaking furniture and such other things is breach of discipline and will be punishable as such. Smoking, Tobacco-Chewing, use of Drugs etc. are strictly prohibited in the college premises.

•  Use of Mobile Phones, Pagers, Walkman etc; in the college premises is strictly prohibited.

•  No association or organization shall be formed, no meeting shall be held, no person will be invited to address the students in the college without the prior written permission of the Principal.

•  No picnics, social excursion or tours shall be arranged without the prior written permission of the Principal. If students join an unofficial picnic or tour, the college shall not be responsible for anything that happens in the picnic or tour.

•  No student shall collect money as contribution to picnic, trip, educational visit, get-together, study notes, charity or any other activity without the prior written sanction of the Principal.

•  In the college debates and other meetings, chair must be taken by a responsible person approved by the Principal and the subject of debates or lectures must have the prior approval of the Principal.

•  Students joining the college shall observe all the Rules and Regulations of the college laid down from time to time.

•  Matters not covered by the existing rules will be at the discretion of the Principal.

College Regulations

General

•  All students are responsible to the Principal, the Vice Principal and members of the staff for their conduct in College premises. Insubordination, abusive language, misbehavior or misconduct can lead to the dismissal of a student.

•  Demonstration of any kind in the college is strictly prohibited.

•  In case of sickness, a leave application shall be submitted to the college office along with a medical certificate within two days of resuming the college. Fitness certificate at the time of resuming the college is essential.

•  All the receipts on account of the fines imposed on students for any cause whatsoever shall accrue to the Students' Aid Fund of the College.

•  All students applying for bonafide certificates, character certificates, birth date certificate, testimonials etc. and requiring the Principal or Vice Principal's signature on any kind of document or application should first contact the Head Clerk in the College Office. No papers should be taken by the students directly to the Principal or the Vice-Principal.

•  As per Ordinance 6086 of University, each student is required to maintain a minimum of 75% attendance in each term in each course, failing which the college authorities may not allow the student to appear at the final examination.

•  Students must complete the semester to the satisfaction of the Principal failing which they may be debarred as per University Ordinance 123.