About Us

Smt. Sakarbai K Somaiya Junior College of Education was established in July 1962, with the main objective of helping women in the community, become self-reliant by qualifying themselves to teach in primary school as teachers.

Initially the course was offered in the Gujarati Medium, later in the years between 1965-D7 the Hindi, Marathi and English medium were introduced respectively. The college today enjoys the reputation of amongst the best government aided private college of education in Mumbai.

Smt. Sakarbai K Somaiya Junior College of Education is proud to be an integral part of Somaiya Vidyavihar and is located on its 50 acres, lush green campus in Mumbai. At our college we are fully dedicated and geared up to the cause of producing high quality teachers in our pursuit to the service of nation and society at large.

The course has been designed to improve the elementary level teacher workforce in India, it strives for all round development of the teacher-trainees by adopting innovative teaching methodologies. The College has excellent infrastructure with well-equipped laboratories, including a computer lab, well-stocked libraries, sports facilities, hostels etc.The college has an intake capacity of 120 students. On completion of the two year full time course, students are awarded a Diploma in Education designed to prepare effective primary school teachers to work in the schools, to teach from classes I to VIII.