Model College of Arts and Commerce is situated in Dombivli (District Thane) of Maharashtra. It is a multi-faculty college having Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Commerce, Library and Information Science and Management faculties. It has 17 undergraduate and 16 postgraduate departments and all the postgraduate departments are providing research facilities for the award of Ph. D. degrees. The college is one of the biggest recognized research centers in the state. It is affiliated to the University of Mumbai.
Under the scheme of Government of the government, the college has introduced the semester system in both the undergraduate and postgraduate courses from the academic session 2003-04 and the syllabi of all the subjects have been revised and upgraded in accordance with the UGC. In addition to pass courses at undergraduate level, the college also offers B. A. Honors courses in English, Geography, History, Political Science, Sociology, Economics, Management and Accounts with suitable subsidiary subject combination.
The college has vast infrastructural facilities with a sprawling campus, 78 spacious classrooms, two seminar halls, one auditorium, four computer labs, a big library, and a playground having a cricket pitch. Boys’ hostel and warden bungalows have been provided on campus. The college administration has embarked upon converting the vast open space into a green belt for pollution free environment.
The college has three NCC wings (two Infantry and one Naval wing) having cadets who take part in various social activities. Two NSS units with 200 boys and girls are also working under the scheme.