Late Seth Radhakisanji Toshniwal
Late Sethani Laxmibai Toshniwa

Affiliated to Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati (Recognized by Government of Maharashtra)

Profile of the College

Smt. Laxmibai Radhakisan Toshniwal (LRT) College of Commerce, Akola is a leading single faculty commerce college in Western Vidarbha. College was establis hed in 1964 by ‘The Berar General Education Society, Akola.’ Vision of the college is to “To become one of the best educational institutions in the country by attaining excellence in commerce education” College is permanently affiliated to Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, (SGBAU) Amravati. College have been awarded ‘A’ Grade by NAAC in second and third cycle continuously. Recently UGC has conferred college with ‘CPE’ status and appointed as a ‘Lead College’ by Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati for guiding other colleges of this region regarding ‘NACC Assessment & Re-accreditation process.

The college along with traditional courses of B.Com. and M.Com. also offers self financing PG courses such as Master in Computer Management, Master in Human Resource Development, Diploma in Business Management, Diploma in Taxation, Diploma in Marketing Management, Diploma in Financial Management and vacation course, M.Phil. in Commerce. College is a Recognized Research Center for Ph.D. students of SGBAU, Amravati in 4 subjects. Career oriented courses such as Diploma in Office Automation; Website Designing, Event Management and Tourism Management are offered to students along with B.Com.

The College has procured the guidance of eminent and dedicated luminaries as the distinguished Principals who were trend setters and have left an indelible mark on the sands of time for adding glory and reputation to the college. As one of the foremost, leading, largest single faculty college in Western Vidarbha. The Lion’s Share of these illustrious Principals will always be etched in the memories and annals of the educational history in Akola.

The List of Principal's
Sl No Name of the Principal Duration
1 K.S. S. Jogalekar 1964 to 1972
2 K. G. Gandhi 1972 to 1995
3 B. S. Chandak 1995 to 1996
4 Dr. S. G. Chapke 1998 Onwards
(During the period of 1996 to 1998 officiating Principals were appointed)

The College is ascending in glory since the first Cycle of accreditation and this fact is validated by the table which shows the ascending CGPA since the first Cycle of accreditation.

Cycle Grade CGPA Year of Accreditation Validity from Validity to
Cycle 1 B+ -- 2004 08/01/2004 08/01/2009

Cycle 2






Cycle 3






The establishment of the IQAC in 18/04/2006 shows our Consistent efforts for quality enhancement and our ceaseless endeavor for attaining excellence.
The list of funds provided by UGC Validates our Striving for Excellence and the Consequent Support of the UGC through funding Our college with the scheme endowed on us as the college with potential for excellence in November 2016 with an amount of Rs. 80,00,000.
The Grant-in -aid Institutional status and regular Co-education mode of College, has attracted many students from the lower strata as well as the affluent strata of the society with maximum enrollment of commerce students in S. G. B. Amravati University, Amravati.