Sahakar Maharshi Shankarrao Mohite-Patil Mahavidyalaya started in June 1992 by Late Mr. Babasaheb Mane. The college started initially with Arts faculty by enrolling 82 students. At present the strength of the college has increased up to 1000 students. The college offers bachelor degree programme in special subjects - English, Hindi, Marathi, Geography, Sociology, Economics and History. The college is affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur the University which is named after the great son Shivaji. The college has started to get maintenance grant from the government of Maharashtra from 1999.