Krishnarao Sitaram Desai Shikshan Mandal, was established in the year 1913 and celebrated its Centenary year in 2013. S.K. Patil Sindhudurg Mahavidyalaya, Malvan established in 1965 celebrated its Golden Jubilee in the year 2015. The College is one of the oldest establishment in the district. KSDS Mandal has the dream of socio-economic upliftment of the rural masses and their overall development by means of education.
The distinctive area of the institute is to open the doors of education to all inclusive of the first learners, farmers, fishermen and laborers in the taluka.
- Admission Procedure :
All the rules regarding the reservation of seats for SC, ST, NT, OBC, SBC, EBC class/category students are followed as perthe Government of Maharashtra rules and regulations.
- Boys and Girls NCC Unit –
K.P.S. Mahavidyalaya is the only college in Sindhudurg District having Girls NCC Unit with Boys NCC Unit. Both the units are working very efficiently and motivating students to join Defense service . NCC Boys unit is affiliated to 5 Maharashtra Battalion & Girls Unit is affiliated 5 Maharashtra Battalion to Maharashtra Battalion.
- Scholarships & Annual Prizes :
The Students who are eligible for getting SC/ ST/ NT/ SBC/ EBC Scholarships and concessions are duly informed by office instructions and they are enabled to get these benefits. Every year the college offers prizes Sponsored by founders, Directors, Principals, Professors, Social Workers from Malvan to young, talented, active, creative students who have performed well in academics, Sports, Cultural, NSS, NCC, and all other areas in the Annual Price Distribution function.
- Values of service and Dignity of labor throughNational Service Scheme:
The NSS Unit has 2 Units having an intake capacity of 150 NSS volunteers. Every year NSS Department organizes various activities including Swachha Bharat Abhiyan, Disaster Management. Environment Protection, Voting Awareness, Aids awareness, Road Safety, Seven Day Stay Camp, Health checkup, Social Survey.
- Knowledge Resource Centre–
College Library is fully automated in 2018 and avails more than 31000 books, ebooks, e journals, etc. It provides Book Bank Facility for- 1) SC/ST/DT/NT Students 2) Poor Needy Students. Book displays, book exhibitions, quiz contests, variouscompetitions are organized by Libraryon different occasions.
- Safe Environment for Girl Students–
The Institution in consistently takingefforts to bring the girls in the vicinity into mainstream of education. The college staff always convince the girls whosefamilies cannot afford higher educationand make them to takeadmission, evenat cost of out of own pocket.As the number of girl students considerably more than boy students in our college, our college always focused on safe campus environment for girls. The women development cell organizes various guest lectures, workshops for gender sensitization. This cell organizes various guest lectures, workshops for gender sensitization.
- Platform for Literary Skills and creative abilities- “Asmita” –
‘Asmita’ the yearly publication of our college covers the literary skills of our students and staff including Poems, Stories, Articles, Jokes as well as Departmental Reports & individual Performance of Professors with selected photographs.
- Sports and Cultural Activities for overall development :
The college has indoor and outdoor sports facilities with Cricket, Table Tennis, Carom, Chess Sports material. The college Gymkhana celebrates Annual sports & Annual Social Gathering for 5 days. Including Cricket, Kabaddi, Chess, Carom, etc. sports as well as Sari Day, Tie Day, Sherwani Day, Cultural program, Fishpond & Malvani Day.