Collaboration and Linkages

Collaborations of College of Home Science, Nirmala Niketan
MOUs Signed by the College
Sr. no. Name of the Institute/University Nature Collaboration/Tie-ups
1. University College Ghent Student and Staff Exchange
2. Department of Microbiology, Jai Hind College Research and Practical Skills
3. K.J. Somaiya College of Science and Commerce, Autonomous Research and Teaching Collaboration
4. Department of Biochemistry, Food Science and Quality Control, S.P. Mandali’s Ramnarian Ruia College Research and Teaching Collaboration
5. Orange Tree Image Training, Research and Scholarly Collaboration
6. MGM School of Biomedical Sciences, Under Department of clinical Nutrition, Navi Mumbai Academic and research Collaboration
Department Wise Collaborations For Academic Activities,
Research, Extension Activities

Foods, Nutrition And Dietetics

  • General Mills
  • Habbit Wellness Pvt Ltd
  • Kamani AAK
  • Safe Foodz Solutions
  • Modern Bakery
  • Envirocare Laboratories
  • Equinox laboratories
  • Pastonji Icecreams
  • RCA Lab
  • Modern Food
  • Kellogg’s
  • Galaxy entertainment corporation Ltd
  • Ambassador’s Sky chef
  • Mota Chips
  • Safe Foods
  • National Collateral Management Services
  • Raghuvamshi Khaman & Farsan Mart
  • Aussee Oats Milling Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  • WAH Restaurants Pvt Ltd
  • Kamaths Ourtimes Ice cream Pvt. Ltd.
  • Raw Pressery
  • Mondelez India Foods Limited
  • Qi Lifecare
  • Kamani oils
  • Habbit Wellness Pvt Ltd
  • Mother Dairy

  • LH Hiranandani Hospital
  • Nair Hospital
  • KEM Hospital
  • Bhatia Hospital
  • Tata Memorial Hospital
  • Bhaktivedanta Hospital
  • Saifee Hospital
  • Global Hospital
  • Breach Candy Hospital
  • Bombay Hospital
  • SRCC Hospital
  • Prince Alikhan Hospital
  • Dr. Suresh Mehatalia and
    Dr. Saumeel Mehatalia’s Clinics
  • Prakruti SSPC
  • Qi Lifecare

Government/ NGOs/ Support Groups
  • Mumbai Mobile Crèche
  • Dignity Foundation,
    Mumbai Family welfare training and research centre
  • Humsafar
  • Yog Niketan, Thane
  • Rainbow Foundation
  • Paraplegic Foundation

Research Institutes
  • Food Technology Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC), Trombay Mumbai
  • K. J. Somaiah Hospital & Research Centre, Mumbai- For doctoral research work

Human Development

Conducting of Activities/Workshops/Placement of Students; value-added courses;
student participation in national conferences; doctoral research:
  • Children’s Academy School, Malad (East), Mumbai
  • Witty International School, Malad
  • Columba School, Mumbai
  • St Xavier’s High School, Mumbai
  • Holy Name High School, Mumbai
  • Children’s Academy School, Kandivali, Mumbai
  • Muktangan Teacher Education Centres, Muktangan Schools, Mumbai
  • Dongri Children’s Remand Home, Mumbai
  • Hamara Foundation, an NGO catering to street children, Mumbai
  • Shepherd Widows Home, Mumbai (old age home)
  • All Saints Home, Mumbai (old age home)
  • Shree Manav Seva Sangh, Mumbai (old age home)
  • DHM Institute (Extension Centre), Vaijapur
  • KarunaNiketan School, Vaijapur
  • DHM Centre (Extension Centre), Karasgaon/the Gyan Jyoti Community College
  • Ali Yavar Jung National Institute for the Hearing Handicapped (AYJNIHH), Mumbai
  • TISS, Deonar, & International Play Association (IPA) India-Mumbai
  • R City Mall, Mumbai
  • Soft Skill Specialists, Mr. Adrian Rosario
  • The Promise Foundation, Bangalore
  • Don Bosco Rural Youth Services, Ahmednagar
  • Aga Khan Education Services, India (AKESI) (Gujarat centres)
  • Chinmaya Mission’s global youth wing – Chinmaya Yuva Kendra, Mumbai
  • Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Mumbai

  • Muktangan
  • Kilbil Daycare centre
  • Udhayachal School.
  • Happy school for the Blind: at Worli
  • Ali Yavar Jung Hospital
    for Hearing Impaired at Bandra.
  • Street Children and Women
    (Beneficiaries of NGO Humsafar)
  • Juvenile home at Umerkhadi
  • Byculla Jail
  • Comet Media Foundation, an NGO

Extension Activities
  • Kolad DHM Centre
  • Sneha Care Home, Residential School and Comprehensive Care Facility for Children who are HIV+, Sarjapura, Bangalore
  • St. Augustine Niwas (Old Age Home), Koramangala, Bangalore
  • School for the underprivileged, Bandra
  • CanKids...KidsCan, National Society for "Change For Childhood Cancer In India", NGO, Mumbai
  • Bright Future, an NGO for street youth
  • Assisi Bhavan Home for the Aged, Mumbai
  • Support Foundation, an NGO for youth
  • St. Anthony’s Home for the Aged, Mumbai
  • All Saints Home for the Aged, Mumbai
  • Vidhyadeep Community College
  • Cankid Charitable National Society
  • Vidhyadeep Community College, Bharuch.

Internships/Research Projects
  • Masina Institute of Psychotherapy and Behavioural Sciences (MIPBS), Masina Hospital, Byculla
  • Dr. Dinu.S. Mathew Psychotherapist/Faculty/Trainer Parivartan Counseling Centre
  • Kripa Foundation, Mumbai
  • Prerana, Mumbai
  • Desire Society, NGO
  • David Sassoon Industrial School
  • New Horizons Child Development Centre
  • Arya Vidya Mandir Institute of Education
  • St Elias School, Chuim
  • Infinity Solutions
  • Pomegranate

Textile and Fashion Technology

Linking with NGO For Organizing Workshops/Conferences and Workshops
  • Paramparik Karigars to organize workshops on Dabbu printing and Phad Painting, on 19th August 2014
  • Sophia Polytechnic, B.D. Somani, SNDT’s PVP Polytechnic and Rachna Sansad organizing the Trend Forecast workshop on 19th January 2015.
  • Half-day Seminar “Green Colouration in Action” and Annual Fashion Show Jamboree 2014 on 30th January 2015
  • with Consortium of Green Fashion (DyStar& SOFT Initiative) in organizing a Two-day International Conference “Green Fashions: A Way of Life” on Sunday 8th, 2015
  • Rossari Biotech Pvt. Ltd.
  • DyStar Pvt. Ltd.
  • Orange fab-Surat - (polyester ready to print fabric)
  • Archroma India Pvt Ltd -(Printofix Binder ITL) Pigments
  • Americos industries INC. (Acrylic Binder)
  • Bhuttico shawls- Kullu (ready to use Wool fabric)
  • Kasturi -Ayurvedic- Mumbai (Harda, Madder, Alum)
  • Raj Enterprise- Mumbai (ready to use khadi fabric)
  • L.N. Chemicals- Mumbai (ALQUAT- CF)
  • FX Pigments
  • Archroma India Pvt. Ltd.
  • Aditya Birla Group
  • Suvin Fabrics Pvt. Ltd.

Field Work and Extension Education Programme
  • Bhagini Samaj
  • St. Catherine
  • Sneha Foundation
  • Urja
  • Baal Rashmi Varana Vataman Community Centre in Vataman, Gyanjyoti Community College at Kharasgaon
  • Seva Dham (Bandra)
  • Neighbourhood House (Mumbai Central)
  • St. Joseph Convent (Mumbai Central)
  • National Association for the Blind (Reay Road)
  • Navjeevan Center, Murbad
  • Gyanjyoti Community College

Employment Placement Activity
  • D’Decor Pvt. Ltd., Nandini Fashions Pvt. Ltd., Vrijesh Corporations Pvt. Ltd., Krishna Beads Pvt. Ltd.
  • Genova Dyers, Mumbai Andheri provided Equipment for Ozone treatment, the machine, process parameters, chemicals
  • DyStar Pvt. Co. Ltd. provided chemicals for the study on Minimization of the Use Potassium Permanganate in Denim Laundry Washing
  • Ms. Nehal Mehta (Fashion Designer) provided Theme, Scrap fabrics and Techniques for making fabric-based jewellery
  • Feather feel Industries (Surat) nonwoven fabric polypropylene and Rossari Biotech Pvt Ltd. for providing chemicals, process application and testing facilities for the study on Value Addition for Nonwoven Polypropylene Fabric

Research Collaborations: Industries and Other Bodies
  • Ginni Filament Limited (Noida)
  • Archroma Pvt. Ltd.
  • DyStar Co. Pvt. Ltd. Rossari Biotech Pvt. Ltd
  • Wool Research Association
  • Harpar Textile Company
  • Global Hospitals
  • B. D. Somani
  • SDC
  • KVIC
  • Jai Hind College
  • Wool Research Association
  • Mahavir Textiles
  • Udyog Bharti Gondal (Ambar Charkha)
  • Aditya Birla Group for Liva
  • Suvin Pvt. Ltd. for Suvin Premium cotton
  • Hindustan Mills Pvt Ltd.
    for Speciality finished fabrics
  • Archroma For Chemicals
  • Rossari Pvt. Ltd.
  • Baat Soulful Ikats
  • Pochampally Park for Ikat on Cotton Lycra
  • Aravi Aromatics
  • Loba Chemicals
  • Shreeji Aroma Oils
  • Kusmo Chemicals
  • Swanaroop Chemicals
  • R.K. Enterprises
  • Ginni Filaments
  • Shyam Depot
  • Vidhata Textiles

Organizing Workshops/Conferences
  • SASMIRA (Silk and Art Silk Mills Research Association)
  • Sir Vithaldas Thackersey College of Home Science
  • Society of Dyers and Colourists (EC)
  • Institute of Chemical Technology
  • Paramparik Karigars (National NGO)
  • ZN Skills (Zehra Noorani Private enterprise)
  • Navnidhi Design Solutions Pvt. Ltd. Ms. Bela Sanghvi Managing Director of, Owner of Purankala, President of The Craft Council of Maharashtra.
  • Orange Tree Image and Fashion Consulting CEO Ms. Mamta Joshi (Private Company)
  • (Private Enterprise)
  • Satraj Textiles Pvt Ltd. (Private Enterprise)
  • Ginni Filaments Pvt. Ltd. (Private Industry)
  • IDOBRO (Private Enterprise)
  • Brand VASO (Private Enterprise)
  • Ritzeva Brand (Private Enterprise)
  • Garde Robe Mrs. Nehal Mehta (Private Enterprise)
  • Indiwork Mrs. Komal Kolekar (Private Enterprise)
  • 7to9 Fashion Mr. Philip Shah (Private Enterprise)
  • Mrs. Khyati Shah Deziner’s Store (Private Enterprise)
  • Clothing Culture Mr. Sachin Pulsay (Private Enterprise)
  • Magic Wand (Private Enterprise)
  • Dani Corporates (Private Enterprise)
  • DVI (Ms. Dolly Gala and Ms. Disha Goshar: Private Set-up)
  • Finch Events (Ms. Nishrin Rangwala: Private Enterprise)
  • Prakrutik Herbal products (Mrs. Krima Shah: (Private Enterprise)
  • Ritu Bhasin Entrepreneur
  • Fashion consultant Ms Geeta Castelino CSR Consultant, Founder of Kala Ghoda Arts Festival
  • Swayam Foundation (Colaba)
  • Nirmaya Foundation (Naigaon)
  • Society for the vocational rehabilitation of the Retarded (SVRR)
  • Bapnughar, Annie Besant Road Worli
  • Premdan, (Colaba)
  • National Association for the Blind, Ray Road
  • Cheshire Home for the Disabled (Marol)

Internship Programmes
  • Trikolaa Tech LLP3D printing, post-processing, marketing
  • Swaraaj Fashions Pvt Ltd Leather Jackets and Accessories Manufacturers
  • First Cry Online selling
  • Teemper Lifestyle Pvt Ltd Men's Wear
  • Yoke Corporation (YOKE next to myself) Lingerie Garment
  • Textile Committee, Govt. Of India Quality Assurance and Testing
  • Creative Lifestyles Pvt. Ltd. Sourcing, merchandising, sampling
  • Provogue India Product Designer
  • Lakme Fashion Week 2017.
  • Deal Jeans Global Pvt Ltd.

Community Resource Management

Extension Activities
  • Bharat Gas
  • ICDS (Integrated Child Development Schemes)
  • Department of Lifelong Learning Extension
  • CGSI (Consumer Guidance Society of India)
  • DHM Community Service Centre at Seva Vikas Deep Sanstha, Mangaon
  • Muktangan Charitable Trust
  • Sahara Charitable

Collaboration With 5-Star Hotels For Purpose Of Internship/Industrial Training
  • Trident, Nariman Point
  • Meluha – The Fern Ecotel
  • The Lalit
  • Westin Garden, Goregaon
  • Oberoi Hotels and Palace
  • Trident Hotel
  • The Park
  • ITC Grand Maratha
  • Ramada Plaza Palm Groove

Ergonomics (Research Collaboration)
  • Central Labour Institute (CLI), Chunabhatti
  • National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Powai

Other Collaboration
  • Colour world, Asian Paints
  • Pidilite