Smt. Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women's University

Smt. Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women's University

State Universities

 Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


Basic details

Established On
An Enlightened Woman is a Source of Infinite Strength

About University

SNDT Women’s University is the first Women’s university in India as well as in South-East Asia. The University was founded by Maharshi Dr. Dhondo Keshav Karve in 1916 for a noble cause of Women’s Education. The first five women graduated in 1921 from this University.The University Headquarters is in Churchgate Campus, Mumbai and the other two campuses of this University are at Juhu, Mumbai and Karve Road, Pune.



Today we visualise the SNDT Women’s University as a world class university that continually responds to the changing social realities through the development and application of knowledge. The purpose of such engagement will be to create an inclusive society that promotes and protects the dignity, equality, social justice and human rights for all, with special emphasis on empowerment of women.



SNDT Women’s University is committed to the cause of women’s empowerment through access to education, particularly higher education, through relevant courses in the formal and non-formal streams. Further the university is committed to provide a wide range of professional and vocational courses for women to meet the changing socio-economic needs, with human values and purposeful social responsibility and to achieve excellence with “Quality in every Activity”


Contact Details

Vice Chancellor

Dr. Prof. Vasudha Kamath


1,Nathibai Thackersay Rd.Mumbai - 400 020.

Phone Numbers

022-2203 1879, 2203 2159

Fax Numbers

2201 8226

Contact Email