K. J. Somaiya Comprehensive College of Education and Research aspires to be an internationally recognized premier institution that offers to the society globally competent teachers who are humane, collaborative and multicultural in their outlook
Library: Our library is a vast ocean of knowledge intersperssed with different pearls of well stocked books, Educational Journals, Video cassettes and CDs. Our library is stocked with 1080 books. To supplement this knowledge our library has a depository of 20 journals, 23 CDs including Encyclopedia Britannica and 110 years of National Geographic Journal and new pearls in the form of new books are added frequently. Along with this the library offers services of inter library loans to avail the rich reservoir of knowledge from other libraries.
Computer Laboratory:Our institution has opened up the windows on knowledge by setting up a well equipped computer laboratory which assists us to keep pace with the current changing roles of the teacher in this technology driven educational scenario. The institution has full-fledged computer laboratory with LAN and 24 hours uninterrupted Internet connection. The laboratory is equipped with Scanner, CD writer and other equipments which are effectively utilized by the faculty as well as students to make their teaching learning process and research effective. Open access to online research based journals is provided to the students to equip them with the skills of conducting research.
The institution optimally utilizes the Psychology Laboratory which has various standardized intelligence tests, aptitude, creativity tests and also interest, adjustment and personality inventories which prove to be beneficial to the M Ed and the PhD students in their endeavors related to psychological constructs. In addition to this, the institute is equipped with the requisite equipments required for conducting the various psychology experiments for B Ed students
ET Cell:In addition to Computers, LAN, LCD, Linguaphones, etc., the institution also has EDUSAT and video conferencing facility by virtue of being an IGNOU Study Center.
The institution offers hostel facilities to the needy students in one of the three hostels located in the campus that are meant for all students of Somaiya Group of institutions.
The Placement Cell played a very active role in opening up job avenues for the students. With the introduction of the International Education paper for the first time by University of Mumbai, the institution also invited different international schools for placement. As a result various renowned International Schools and other institutions conducted campus interviews for our students. The college received an overwhelming response and many of the students were picked up for plum positions as teachers in various institutions of repute.