Anjuman-I-Islam, Mumbai was founded in the year 1874 by a small group of devout and progressive Muslims lead by none other than Dr. Badruddin Tyabji, Third President of Indian National Congress and the First Acting Indian Chief Justice of Bombay High Court, with a ‘desire to see the Muslim Community advance in education and social standing’.
It started with one school and today it has more than eighty institutions from pre-primary schools to graduate and postgraduate level including, College of Engineering, Polytechnics, Unani Medical College, College of Education, College of Commerce & Economics, Institute of Management Studies, College of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, College of Home Science, School of Pharmacy and School of Architect. It has a high reputation of being a Muslim minority organization catering to the needs of more than 1.10 lacs students from various communities under its umbrella.
At present, the prime focus of Anjuman is towards quality education, transparency, growth to become world class Educational Social Service organization. Anjuman has, thus established an Integrated Technical Campus in Navi Mumbai having faculties in Engineering, Management, Pharmacy, Architecture and Computer Applications (Information Technology). Besides, Anjuman-I-Islam provides several services and facilities to the society through various programmes and also manages 15 trusts.