The Bhaskar Pandurang Hivale Education Society (B.P.H.E.S.) has three
Institutions under its umbrella : Ahmednagar College, Institute of Social Work &
Research (ISWR) and Institute of Management Studies, Career Development & Research
(IMS). Ahmednagar College was established in 1947 by the late Rev. Dr. B. P. Hivale. It
was further nurtured by Dr. Thomas Barnabas who took the college to magnificent heights.
Dr. Thomas Barnabas was followed by Rev. Prof. J. Barnabas. Rev. Prof. J. Barnabas was a
dedicated educationalist, who played a key role in the field of education in Ahmednagar.
In 2005, he was conferred with ‘Jeevan Sadhana Gaurav Puraskar’ by the University of
Pune. As Secretary of B.P.H.E. He was instrumental in setting up IMS in the year 1990.
This legacy was carried forward by Mr. Philip Barnabas, who took charge as a secretary
in 2006 and took it to greater heights.
Founder - Ahmednagar College, Ahmednagar and The Visionary under whose name B. P. H. E Society is formed