Beed is considered to be the most backward district in Marathawada. Patoda is backward taluka in the district. Realising this, honorable Shivajirao (Dada) Pandit established Arts & Science college in Patoda under ‘ Jai bhavani Shikshan Prasarak Mandal’ in 1989. This college is affiliated to Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad. To get the all round development of the rural student is, the chief aim of the college. To inculcate the interest of higher education among the rural students is anticipated. The intellectual, physical, social, moral and cultural aspects are anticipated to get developed through the college environment. More than one thousand students are here for the purpose of higher education . There is a staff comprising of the dedicated teachers and non teaching officials. The college has its own infrastructure. The college has created expert personalities presently working at important posts in various departments. The college has bright future.