The foundation of Biramane Education Trust was laid by the able hands of Shri Anandrao Shivram Biramane our Founder and Chairman on 31st August 1994. The trust laid the foundation of its first educational institution, Vidya Niketan High School on 19th June 1995. The trust added another feather to its cap by establishing Vidya Niketan Junior College in June 2006.
Since then, these institutions have provided a platform for the students to excel in different fields and has assisted in the all round development of the children.
The landscape boasts a positive energy and provides a conducive atmosphere for an all round development of the students. The beauty bestowed by nature round the school and college enhances with an enthusiastic and energetic atmosphere.
The school is set in a vibrant, academically powerful environment of a close and open company of nature, which ideally suits the vision of our Chairman, Mr. Anandrao Shivram Biramane, of a school with a brighter future for our young generation. The school has a spacious building situated in the heart of Panchgani, easily reachable by parents and visitors. The school provides all possible opportunities of the best education and an development of all round personality to meet the challenges of a competitive future. The diversity of the student body, having a cosmopolitan outlook, from many states and all religious backgrounds, ensures that children learn to appreciate all nationalities of the world. The school maintains a high academic standard. Personal care and attention is given to the all round development of talents and personality of each student, enabling them to meet the changing needs of the Indian society, and worldwide.
The goal of the school is to imbibe in the students a love of learning and inculcate in them a desire to excel at every level. The school aims at equipping students with the intellectual and practical skills that are necessary to meet the inevitable challenges in the future. The social and moral values, which are ingrained within a broad and balanced curriculum, help to promote confidence, direction and critical thinking skills, leading to the development of well adjusted adaptable and integrated personalities.
The college is amidst the lush green and resonant surrounding. It is located at the foothill of Tableland which offers a scenic view of natural beauty. The driving force behind the establishment of this institution is our Chairman Mr. Anandrao S. Biramane.
The college building is unique and one of its own kind in Panchgani. It has been built as per the requirement and norms of NCERT and SCERT. The classrooms designed are spacious and well ventilated. The college also is well equipped with modern Laboratories and highly informative library which provides a wide spectrum of knowledge regarding the various streams offered by the institution. To enhance the creative aspect of the students various indoor and outdoor activities have been scheduled for them.
The Recreation hall in the building gives an opportunity for students to relax and portray their innovative and creative skills.
The college endeavours to achieve quality education through a unique pattern of teaching learning process. The college initiates and develops an environment for students to inculcate and imbibe morals and values which would prove useful for them in their future life.
The college has a vision of creating a healthy atmosphere where caste, creed and religion does not become the criteria for success. It aims of developing a citizen which has respect for all.
Counselling is an integral part of the college as it assists the child to cope up with various problems of adolescence and how to handle and manage themselves in a competitive atmosphere.
The college also lays stress on developing the communication skills of its students with a perspective to develop confidence to express and present themselves in their respective fields.