Dr.Mamasaheb Jagdale , founder of Shri Shivaji Shikshan Prasarak Mandal , Barshi, started Shri Shivaji Mahavidyalaya in 1960.
Attractive building, well equipped laboratories, spacious playground, multipurpose gymnasium, central library with 95,000 books and 150 periodicals and journals, beatuiful and green campus with boys and ladies hostels, central guest house, multipurpose halls, conference hall are the assets of the college. The Library is has INFLIBNET online consortium to facilitate online access to the students, teachers & researchers. The Library also provides the news clippings service to library end-users.
The college has two separate and adequate ladies and boys hostels with
boarding facilities for the nearby and desirous students.
Various types of Government, University etc.scholarships are made
available to students.