Dhanwate National College, Nagpur was established in 1935 and is run by Shri Shivaji Education Society, Amravati which is the premier academic institution in Central India. It is affiliated to Rashtrasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University, having Arts and Commerce faculties up to Postgraduate level, imparting instructions in English and Marathi mediums. Dhanwate National College (DNC) was founded by a faction of public-spirited citizens who recognised the need for huge prospects for University Education. It was started at Wardha in 1935 as Wasudeo Arts College and later shifted to Nagpur in 1942 renamed as National College. Shri Shivaji Education Society, Amravati, took over the management of this college in 1949. In the year 1951, Late Shrimant Dadasaheb Dhanwate donated generously to the society after which it was once again renamed as Dhanwate National College.
The DNC is the only accredited center of Indian Institute of Banking and Finance in Vidarbha region
Dhanwate National College has been Accredited B++ by NAAC (National Assessment and Accreditation Council), Bangalore
The College has been bestowed upon the status of “College with Potential for Excellence” by UGC (University Grants Commission), New Delhi
The Admission Strategy of Dhanwate National College gives ample amount of scope to all the students, transparency being one of the major aspects of the institute. The counseling cell at the institute helps the students in selecting suitable courses. Along-with weightage to merit, reservation quota and special quota, the institute strives towards easing-up the admission procedure. Students are also provided financial assistance and different kinds of scholarships, in fact, as many as fifteen college scholarships are awarded for meritorious students every year.
Dhanwate National College is also proud to be working out solutions towards constructively bridge the gap between the academic and industry competency of students. The institute has tied-up with WIPRO-BPO and runs an ‘Employability Enhancement Programme’. WIPRO-BPO trains the selected candidates every year, in the institute premise itself, towards the employability of these students in the company. A guaranteed placement is assured after successfully completing this extensive communication skills training (4.5 months in DNC and 7.5 months in WIPRO-BPO).