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Maharishi Dayanand College Of Arts, Science & Commerce, Mumbai

Also known as: MD College coz half the crowd can’t pronounce the whole name and the rest don’t know what it stands for. Location: The college is surrounded by 3 ad agencies, McCann, Leo Burnett and Grey (often mistaken to be malls till the BMM students clear the doubt). There’s a vetenary hospital opposite the building. A traditional bull standing ...

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Fr. Agnel Junior College, Mumbai

AKA: Fr. Agnel Junior College Of Science and MCVC Location: Behind the rocks of Bandstand, just a stone throw distance from Sea Rock hotel. Crowd: Only boys, no gals allowed. Campus: What’s that? There’s only this small ground that’s occupied by the principal’s huge car most of the time. Canteen: Ram Gopal Verma can film ‘Bhoot Part 2’ out here. ...

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Mithibai Motiram Kundnani College Of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai

Also Known as: MMK The Location:Near National College Bandra The Campus:As big as a politician’s brain, in other words – really, really small. The building got a new paint job a week before the NAAC guys could visit. The Crowd:Sindhis, Sindhis and still more Sindhis – 99% of whom want to get into Hindi films. Studies are the last thing ...

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Classics Revisited@Malhar ’04

Classics Revisited@Malhar ’04, St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai It’s that time of the year again. Prep for the 26th year of Malhar has started at Xavier’s. The theme this year is ‘Classic’ as Malhar revisits the days of yore. 1100 volunteers are expected to sign up, and over 20,000 students are anticipated to visit. There have been a few changes in ...

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M M C C, PUNE

Also known as Marathwada Mitra Mandal’s College of Commerce. Phew! Got tired just typing out the full name. Situated right in the heart of the city, M.M.C.C. is flanked by Fergi and B.M.C.C. on either side. Crowd – Basically, ‘ghaati’crowd but there’ also a lot of outstation students and some foreign ones also. Students are seen everywhere and anywhere – ...

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Madras Medical College and Research Institute

Also known as: MMC(pronounced Yem-Yem-See) Claim to fame: A really old college, with a history dating back to the 1600s, that has been rated in the top ten quite a few times. India’s first lady doc is from MMC as are many of the country’s renowned docs. Courses Offered: M.B.B.S, B.Sc Nursing, B.Pharm and a truck load of post grad ...

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Nirma Istitute Of Technology, Ahmedabad

Also known as: Just Nirma (yes it’s run by the washing powder company), though some of the Gujju junta fancy it as one of the National Institutes of Technology. Location: A 10 km drive on the National Highway towards Gandhinagar will get u here, provided you manage to maintain a safe distance from all the burly truck drivers. The campus: ...

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Thomas Bapista Junior College, Vasai (W)

U know U R in Thomas Bapista Junior College, Vasai (W) when: – You have to wear a uniform. – You’re asked to bring your parents to college if you are caught with gel in your hair. – You are given a ‘late’ remark if you don’t reach on time. – You are charged ‘Computer fees’ for invisible computers. – ...

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Abasaheb Garware College, Pune

Also Known As: Garware college or if you wanna sound hep, say AGC. The location: Karve Road near Tapadiya eatery. The campus: The “Peshwa Era” buildings were recently painted when NAAC the guys – probably for the first time since they were constructed! The crowd: Mostly ‘shudh’ Brahmins with ‘kar’ as the perfect suffix in their surname. Punekari Marathi is ...

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Maharishi Dayanand college, Mumbai

Prof Cool Dude: His round physique might give Adnan Sami a major comlex. He wears the tightest of the shirts, has spiky gelled hair and walks around with a cap that says ‘COOL’. He fakes an accent to impress the girls and calls even the weirdest looking of the lot “Julia Roberts” (coz she’s the only Hollywood actress he’s aware ...

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