Satish Pradhan Dnyanasadhana College, Thane a Premier Education Institute, is registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1960, on 18th September 1980. The Junior College was recognized by the Education Department, Government of Maharashtra by an order dated 22nd October 1980. By virtue of natural growth a full fledged Degree College was started in June 1983. The college is permanently affiliated to the University of Mumbai and is recognized by UGC 2(f) 12B. It is reaccreditated B by NAAC
Ex-Students of the college have formed the alumni association. The T.Y. Students after appearing for the final examination become members of the association. They meet twice in a year and 25th December is regarded as Alumni Association Day.