To clear the rush of admission seeking students, Maharashtra Government has decided to open 1,600 new colleges in the state. The announcement was made by Education Minister of Maharashtra, Mr. Vasant Purke.
Opening of new divisions in existing colleges have already been decided by the state government, giving some relief to admission seekers. State Government is aiming to provide admission to every single student passing out from school, informed the Education Minister. The process of opening new colleges will be started from the current academic year, the details of which will be available later, on the government website.