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Pillai HOC College of Arts, Science and Commerce, affiliated to the University of Mumbai, was established in 2008 under Mahatma Education Society in Rasayani by the visionary educator Dr K. M. Vasudevan Pillai. The institution is part of Pillai HOCL Educational Campus which is located in the suburb of Raigad district, Maharashtra. Adhering to the vision, “Education to all,” the campus was established to spearhead the empowerment of a nation through education. Located in a picturesque 14.23 acres of green environment, Pillai HOC College of Arts, Science and Commerce provides education with state-of-the-art infrastructure. The institution was accredited by NAAC in the academic year 2016-17.

Within a span of fourteen years, the institution has evolved into a catalyst for social change which offers traditional and innovative programmes in thirteen disciplines: B.A. (English, History, Economics), B.A. M.M.C., B.Com. (Regular), B.Com.(Accounting and Finance), B.M.S., B.Sc. Computer Science, B.Sc. Information Technology, B.Sc. Data Science, B.Sc. (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics), B.Sc. Hospitality Studies. The institution offers three Postgraduate programmes in Commerce (M.Com. Advanced Accountancy), and Science (M.Sc. Information Technology and M.Sc. Organic Chemistry).

The institution has qualified and dedicated faculty members for various programmes, well equipped laboratories which are of global standards which will lead the students to become successful leaders and entrepreneurs in their life.

PHCASC is affiliated to and is a constitute college of the University of Mumbai.


The vision of the college is to provide education to all, irrespective of region, religion, caste, economic strata and academic performance thereby becoming the real catalyst for change in the society.


  • To ensure excellence in education by maintaining high standards of teaching
  • To help the students enhance their skill sets
  • To work for the personality development of the students
  • To inculcate in them scientific temper and civic sense
  • To provide best infrastructure comparable to international standards


  • To enhance student competence
  • To help them meet the demands of dynamic job market
  • To serve the marginalised section of society
  • To sensitise the students for propagating the importance of Human Rights and Environment

Pillai HOC College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Rasayani was established in the year 2008 by Dr. K. M. Vasudevan Pillai, Chairman and CEO, MES whose vision was to provide students of Rasayani with quality education in a high-tech atmosphere. It is located in a picturesque location of a 35 acre campus of green environment where learning can be, indeed a pleasure. It started off with just a handful of students, but today it has grown to a full-fledged Bachelor’s College with ten disciplines, i.e. B.A(Specialization-English, History, Economics), B.Com. (Regular), B.Com (Accounting & Finance), B.M.S., B.A. (Mass Media & Communication), B.Sc. (Computer Science) and B.Sc. (Information Technology), B.Sc. (Specialization-Physics,Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology), Master of Commerce in Accountancy (M.Com.), Master of Science in Information Technology (M.Sc.I.T.).

Another salient feature is that even the classrooms are internationally designed for the teacher to co-ordinate with the students easily and efficiently. The school has a unique teaching method, which aims at developing the students’ born talents and potential, knowledge is a variety of audio-visual teaching aids and internet facility to student’s right will always be a blazing landmark of Raigad district. The college is located in Pillai HOCL Educational Campus at Rasayani in a multi – dimensional education campus which is surrounded by lush natural beauty and which has state-of-the-art infrastructure providing the right environment for learning.