About Wilson

Today Wilson College is one of the few colleges in Mumbai which offer an array of subjects in the Arts, Science and Vocational stream, along with undergraduate courses in Management Studies, Mass Media, Biotechnology, Computer Science and Information Technology.

The students of Wilson College are from nearly every ethnic, religious and social groups in India and of other countries of world. Our extremely diverse student body is our strength and source of pride contributing to an open learning environment.

Wilson College has witnessed the turn of two centuries. Wilson College which begin in 1832, predates the Mumbai University by 25 years which was established in 1857. As a tribute to the journey of this diminutive school started at the residence of our founder Dr. John Wilson, to develop into a multi – disciplined University affiliated college, the Postal Department, Government of India honoured both its founder and the institution by issuing a Special Day Postal Cover in 2004. In 2007 to commemorate the completion of its 175 glorious years, a stamp and first day cover of Wilson College was issued.

With great pride, we state that Wilson college was accredited with ‘A’ grade by the National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) in 2004 and then re-accreditedwith ‘A’ grade in 2011.

The College Motto
The college motto ‘Fides, Spes, Caritas’ – Faith, Hope, Love – Vishwas, Asha, Prem speaks of Faith in God, the Love that steers us through life and Hope- that the college can achieve the highest level of moral, spiritual and intellectual excellence.

The College Vision
To provide holistic education to a diverse student community, Developing in them contemporary sensibilities and preparing them To meet professional challenges as global citizens.

The College Mission
To produce intellectually well trained, morally upright, socially conscious and spiritually oriented men and women.


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