Since then, based on the foundation of Values and Morals, ‘General Education Institute’ has been considered as one of the Biggest and the Best Educational Institutes, in the State of Maharashtra.

The seed sown by the founder, Late Shri Gopal Narayan Akshikar, has grown into a great grand tree, laden with juicy fruits in the form of many distinguished and respectable past students.

Today, the General Education Institute runs 8 Pre-Primary, 8 Primary, 11 Secondary Marathi Medium and 7 Junior Colleges, 2 Pre- Primary & Primary Schools, 1 Secondary English Medium, 1 Senior College in Mumbai, Thane and Raigad Districts.

Under the guidance of 550 teaching staff and with the help of 150 non-teaching staff, more than 20,000 students get educated every year and while doing so they chase their dream of a dignified future.


It was his intention that no child should be deprived of education for want of funds and he did whatever he could to help all.It was his efforts, intuition and dedication which played a major role in the constitution of ‘The General Education Institute’ at Dadar on 24th April 1892. Today his vision has been fulfilled, with 11 secondary Schools, 9 primary Schools, 6 junior colleges & 1 senior college along with more than 25,000 students, perusing their primary/secondary/higher secondary and professional education through The General Education Institute.