In 1961, it was the spirit of idealism that inspired a group of like minded residents of D. N. Nagar, Andheri(W) to establish a quality educational institution. Thus, was the Cosmopolitan Education Society was born. Under its Aegis, the society runs the Valia College of Commerce and Arts which offers various programmes at undergraduate and post-graduate levels.

Over the Years Valia College has grown in strength to achieve a distinctive reputation. Our efforts are aimed at providing a holistic development of the student’s personality which necessarily involves going beyond the cirriculum. The power of dreams continues to be the driving force of our institution.

We are aware that our foundation rests on quality and motivation of our teachers and the quality of infrastructure. The academic excellence cannot be achieved unless best of the facilities are provided and we have a team of teachers who are well qualified, well trained, updated with the advancements in knowledge. It has been our policy to lay highest priorities to these as aspects.

Cosmopolitan’s Valia College was started in 1986 and is permanently affiliated to the University of Mumbai .The college with a total strength of more than 2000 students offers the following graduate and undergraduate programs Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com), Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance)B.Com (A & F),Bachelor of Management Studies (B.M.S.)Bachelor of Mass Media (B.M.M) Bachelor of Science(Information Technology) B.Sc.(IT),Master of  Commerce   M.Com (Accountancy),Master of Science (Information Technology).

The college also has  together with facilities for research under three recognized PhD guides in the subjects of Business Policy and Administration and Management Studies. The college also lays emphasis on a holistic learning experience with our students excelling in curricular and extra- curricular activities.

Our Mission

To provide value based quality education and training in an environment conductive to intellectual, social and cultural enrichment so as to mould responsible citizens with a harmonious blend of Indian traditions and modern technology for a better tomorrow.

Principal Message


“The Empires of the future are the Empires of the mind”

At Valia college we know that our responsibility does not confine to the student community alone, we owe a larger responsibility to society.Our efforts are directed towards creating an environment conducive to learning, that fosters the spirit of inquiry.We hope to contribute towards the creation of global citizens who would strive to make a difference for the better.

*Wishing you success in your life *

Dr. Shobha Menon


The constant endeavour of the Cosmopolitan Education Society has been quality enhancement.

With our sights aimed at the future, acknowledging the fast growing changes in the world of education today, our efforts are directed towards creating an environment in which talent and skill is nurtured and flourishes. this is what we strive for.

Hard work always bears its rewards- it is a matter of pride for us to congratulate our student Miss. Preeti Matharu who attained the coveted 1 rank at the M.com examinations of the University of Mumbai.

The national conference on “Vision India – the road ahead” gave us an opportunity to play host to luminaries from the world of academia and industry.

These are but two instances of recognition. I am confident that in the years ahead our institution will achieve greater fame and glory.

Shri Himat Valia