Vishnu Waman Thakur Charitable Trust's
The VIVA College was established by late Sri.Vishnu Waman Thakur Charitable Trust in 1999 to promote the cause of higher education in Virar and its fast developing adjoining areas with a population of over 1.5 lac. It is affiliated to the University of Mumbai and provides courses leading to Bachlor of Arts, Commerce, Science, Management studies and Mass Media and Beachlor of Science in Information Technology.
The College is located in Virar (W) at a distance of about Ĺ Km from the Virar Railway Station. The town is well connected by Rail & Roads & provides a beautiful pollution free natural environment. The college has made a very rapid growth since its inception under the dynamic leadership of Shri. Hitendra Thakur, MLA,Vasai Taluka, the founder of this College, as evident from its studentís strength, which rose from 148 in 1999-2000 to 1185 in 2002-03. The College Campus facilities are being developed very fast to transform it to a Leading Centre of Education in the Region