Shri Sharda Bhavan Education Society's Shankarrao Chavan Mahavidyalaya, Ardhapur, District - Nanded is located in a rural vicinity of backward Marathwada region of Maharashtra State. The college is about 20 k. m. from Gurudwara Temple, Nanded. The prevailing campus of the college, which comprises of an area of 9 acres, the ownership of which is vested in the hands of the management is surrounded by sugarcane and banana plantations of Ardhapur Development Block.
The college has been established in 2001-02 with Arts Faculty and with the prior permission of the state government and affiliation of Swami Ramananad Teerth Marathwada University, Nanded. The college started its Science and Commerce faculties from the academic year 2009-10. The college today is the epitome of the sacrifice and devotion made by Late Hon. Shankarrao Chavan (Ex. Home Minister, Government of India) and Hon. Shri. Ashokrao Chavan , Ex-Chief Minister, Maharashtra State.) and their associates.
The college offers the following degree courses of three years under different faculties -