Vidya Prasarak Mandal, Thane (VPM) was established in 1935 to take up
the national and humanitarian cause of meeting the urge of young and old, unprivileged to have access to primary and secondary education. VPM as on today is a pioneer educational institute in Thane, enthusiastically and zealously catering to the basic needs of education to nearly 14,000 students everyday, across faculties in Arts, Commerce, Science, Law,
Polytechnic and Management Studies.
With the vision of expanding it's horizons, VPM (Thane) has established London Academy for Education & Research in order to emerge as a dynamic and responsive global organisation. It has also entered into collaborative agreements with Northern College, Ontario, Canada for Advanced Engineering Diploma Courses and with Skovde University, Sweden for Postgraduate degree programs in Medical Biotechnology, Physiology and Molecular Biology.