Datar Science, Dr. Behere Arts and Shri. Pilukaka Joshi Commerce College(D.B.J.
College) was established in the year 1965 by Navkonkan Education Society
with the intention of imparting higher education of best quality to the
rural community of Konkan region. The Mission of Institution is ,
" To provide study facilities, To Impart knowledge of high quality and To raise self confidence and courage to face challenges in life."
Which in Sanskrit, briefs,
Dr. G.N. Datar, an eminent medical practitioner from Karad was kind enough to donate Rs. 1,00,000/- for this pious activity. Hence, the college was named as Dr. Datar College. Further, with the generous donations from families of Dr. S.R. Behere and Shri. Pilukaka Joshi, the college was renamed as "Dr. Datar Science, Dr. Behere Arts and Shri. Pilukaka Joshi Commerce College, Chiplun' popularly known as 'D.B.J. College, Chiplun' ".
During this period of last forty seven years, D.B.J. College, Chiplun has become one of the well-known educational centers in the entire Konkan region. The college has acquired 'A' grade as re-accredited from NAAC, Bangalore with CGPA of 3.10 and was chosen as "Best College" of the University of Mumbai for the year 2008-2009.