Smt. Maherbanu College of Science & Commerce, Akola was started in the year 2009-10. It is affiliated to Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati and recognized by the Govt. of Maharashtra. The institution was started to make available the best educational facilities to the students of Akola and its surrounding region. The institution conducts professional career oriented courses viz., B.B.A., B.C.A. and B. Tech. (Cosmetics). The college has created a niche for itself within a short span of time and has become a brand name for imparting quality education.