In addition to academic pursuit of the students, there will be associations, clubs and groups, organisations which will conduct programmes, seminars, workshops for overall development of students, including leadership qualities and social awareness. Such activities are organised through the following:
- Arts Circle
- Science Association
- Commerce Association Gymkhana
- Nature Club - Literary Association.
- Picnics and Excursions Club· Hiker's Club·
- Students Council
- Marathi Wangmaya Mandal
- Parent Teacher Association
A teacher convener or programme officer, who is assisted by other teaching staff, shall head the Association, Club, Group or Organisation. The convener or programme officer, involve students to develop various skills. The activities / programmes are approved by the Principal. The committees plan their activities during academic year, normally during vacations / holidays before the end of December each year. Besides these activities, for students welfare and benefits, discourses by professionals and experts are arranged for personality development. In sports & gymkhana, the college provides facilities for indoor and outdoor games. The college encourages the students to participate in inter collegiate events at district and above levels, by providing specialised coaching facilities. The students who prove their merits are considered for scholarships
The National Service Scheme unit of Dnyanasadhana College provides opportunities to students to participate in various urban and rural projects. Its objective is to train students to understand educational, socio-economic, health and hygiene problems of weaker sections of the society and to inculcate in them social awareness, a sense of belonging, fellow feeling and love for hard work. Enrolment in N. S. S. is strictly by selection. N.S.S. units of the college are accredited by the university and the government agencies. Our N.S.S. students have carried out project for upliftment of the Adivasis at Shirol Taluka Shahapur and Tilse, Taluka Wada since 1986. At present, students are working with Aghav Academy, Mamnoli, Kalyan.
Our College has got the approval to raise the N.C.C. Girls Unit on 5th July 2007, of 1 Mah. Girls Bn. N.C.C, Mumbai- 13. The total strength allotted to the Unit is of 50 Cadets. The college has also got approval for a unit of 35 boys from July 2009. There are plenty of activities, lectures, Drills & Camps going on throughout the year to foster the motto of N.C.C. i.e. “Unity & Discipline” in Cadets. As N.C.C. has been reduced to 2 years of training, the students of XI, XII, F.Y., S.Y. are eligible to join the N.C.C. Girls Unit of the College.
Civil defence has been started in both Junior and Senior college since 1999 for girls and boys. Students are trained to accept challenges & be prepared to face risks. The fund is utilised to provide financial assistance to the needy and deserving students; and to provide necessary equipments and other facilities for all round development of the students.
Students placement and vocational Guidance Cell
The above cell has been working to provide career guidance to the students since its inception in 2004-05. The seminar and guidance lectures are regularly arranged for enlightening students about various career courses and information about job awareness. The Cell is useful from the point of student’s future.
Career Guidance Cell / Counseling Cell
The students can avail aptitude/interest /Adjustment tests provided by the career guidance and counseling cell of the college. Mrs. Kavita Mokashi, qualified counselor is in charge of the cell.
Art Circle conducts different culture activities and encourage students to take part in various competitions organized by University of Mumbai and Inter Collegiate festivals organized by various colleges of Mumbai and Thane.
The events in Utopia are divided into following categories to develop the various skills of students.
1) Fine Art
2) Performing Art
STUDENT ACTIVITY CELL
The cell conducts workshops, Dance workshop, Rangoli, Personal grooming, Painting & workshops. Special training is given to students to develop anchoring skill too .
Y. C. M. O. U.
Extension Activities:- The college is a centre of Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University. At present 1777 students are enrolled for B.A. & B. Com. course. Working students and housewives have taken advantage of this facility.
Advanced Research Centre
An advanced research centre will be functional in chemical research; process development and cost reduction for manufacturing of chemicals and chemical products undertaken at the centre.