The college is 3.1 kms from malad railway station. Most of the students prefer going by bus as it drops very close to the college. busses 271,272,273,281 and 622 all starting from anand marg chowk. Take any of these bus and get down at asmita jyoti bus stop (10 stops from anand marg chowk), the college is just 60 meters from asmita Jyoti bus stop. And as always rikshaw is also an option.
Techethon a technical fest in the odd semesters and Rhythm in the even semesters are the twomain fests of this college. apart from this the college also has an entrepreneurship week and sports festival.
Attendance is not at all a problem for the students in this college. it is very lenient.
Crowd and surroundings
You might meet a lot of spendthrift crowd in ACE. Being a second rung of college, you will not meet a lot of toppers here. Students from the northern and western suburbs are in heavy numbers. If you are a foodie then try Uncle's Kitchen - 10 mins away. There is this Ashish restaurant nearby where many Atharva students are found.If going to the mall still impresses you, you may try the Raghuleela mall (some food joints and some gaming zones in the mall) - 10 mins and Infiniti 2 - which is like one stop destination for all youngsters. Beach and party lovers can spend some rocking time with their friends and loved ones on Marve and Aksa beaches. Movie lovers can catch up with latest movie at Movietime, Infinti, InOrbit and Raghuleela. And for those who want to get their hairs down after the sunset, there are some classy restobars like Galaxy, Poptates - Jugheads, Slice of Lime, Kareems, Northern Tadka, etc.
Management of ACE is quite good, which believes in imparting education at very affordable fees and hence, ACE is among the most affordable private colleges in Mumbai electronics branch faculties are not appreciable. The teaching faculties overall are not good.
Infrastructure and college life
Innovation lab, pool and other facilities are available only at ACE.. Baseball as a sport is being played in very few colleges and ACE is one of them. Labs are ok. Canteen food is edible and cheap. The college looks really fancy on the outside but is mediocre on the inside. There are numerous canteens run by the hotel management institute of the same trust. It is spacious and serves delicious food at affordable prices. The Chinese is a must have. They also serves non-vegetarian food on selected days of the week. Atharva College of Engineering has been enforcing a ban on bringing mobile phones within the campus. Violation of this rule is said to attract a hefty fine as well as confiscation of the mobile phone. But still everyone carries cellphones. So this rule hasn’t been so impactfull yet.
Atharva College of Engineering has good placements with companies like CMC Ltd, Capgemini, L&T, Infosys, Wipro, Accenture, etc. In the last couple of years, almost 60 to 70% of the students gets placements. Many students opt for higher studies. Average salary is hovers around Rs. 2,50,000 per year.