Earlier Popular as the University of Bombay, and now known as University of Mumbai is one of the oldest and premier University of India. University of Mumbai is among the first three university of India. It was established in 1857.
In about 147 years of functioning University has achieved an intellectual and moral value in society. The University has given the best to the society. Intially it was concentrated for only undergraduate programmes only. with the span of time it has came up with Post-Graduate level too. It is now granted a Five Start status by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). It has two campuses of area 230 acres and 13 acres, with 1.25 million square feet of built-up area, 22 thousand sq. feet of class-rooms and 84 thousand sq feet of laboratory space. It has two post-graduate centers, 354 affiliated colleges and 36 Departments. It has established its name in industrial collaborations and runs various professional courses.