History of maratha mandir

Late Shri Babasaheb Gawde

A visionary, Babasaheb Gawde spotted the need to nurture talent within the country and develop it way back in 1945, when he gave up a promising career in the Police Department of British India. He founded Maratha Mandir ,inviting people of all castes and classes to groom themselves into able leaders.Today the institute stands testimony to producing some of the finest people –mavericks, entrepreneurs, dreamers,go –getters….With hopes and aspirations for a better tomorrow .If some moments are forever this is one of them.


Maratha Mandir over its 70 years of existence has carved a niche for social, cultural and educational life in the state of Maharashtra. Maratha Mandir has many branches and a wide range of programmes/Activities.

Babasaheb Gawde Institute of Management Studies

Offers two year full time Masters Course in Management Studies recognized by AICTE, Govt. of Maharashtra & Affiliated to University of Mumbai. It also offers Two Years Full Time PGDM Programme approved by AICTE.

Babasaheb Gawde Institute of Management Science

Offers autonomous IT integrated post graduate diploma in Management & Business Administration.

Babasaheb Gawde Institute of Technology

Offers three year full time diploma courses in the disciplines of Electronics & Telecommunication, Digital Electronics, Computer Technology & Computer Engineering, affiliated to Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education and approved by AICTE. For further details visit www.mmbgit.com.

Babasaheb Gawde Hospital

Catersto the medical needs of weaker section of the society. For further details visit Babasaheb Gawde Hospital.

The Vidyavardhini

This branch runs primary schools, high schools, Junior college, D.Ed. college and Vocational courses all over Maharashtra where in more than 25,000 students are studying.

Maharashtra Dnyanapeeth

This branch conducts examinations in subjects such as English, Sanskrit, Marathi, Mathematics, Drawing and General knowledge for students in Primary and Secondary School. Till date more than 15,00,000 students have appeared for those examinations.

Abhyas Mandir

Another branch has dedicated a Study Room accommodating about 50 students at a time at Mumbai Central for the benefit of poor students.

Vanita Vishwa

Offer "Sansar Shastra" course to housewives. Till date more than 3500 ladies have completed this course.

Kala Kendra

Seek to promote better understanding of Indian classical music, dance &Drama.

Legal Aid Center

Offer free Legal Aid to the destitute.

Bekari Nirodhan Sangh

Offer guidance to unemployed youth

Pragtik Sangh

Offer book bank & organise seminars & social functions for youth.