Mumbai based Metropolitan Education Trust,(MET) established in 1991, with a motto of Education for Employment, ventured in Education sector of the highly demanding service sector. With the able leadership of Mr.Vilas B. Sawant, President, MET, our group of Institutes of Colleges have seen phenomenal changes from Metropolitan Education Centre offering job oriented courses in Hotel Management, Air Hostess Training, Interior Designing to Metropolitan Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology, Pune, Pune's pioneer Institute offering on the Job Training in attached Hotel and achiever of award for Excellence in Hospitality Training to Metropolitan College a big roof offering Computer, Management, Conventional Education and Nursing in its latest Wi Fi campus in Hadapsar just 7 km. from Pune Station and 5 minutes reach from the IT district of Pune IBM Info city and Magarpatta Cybercity. In a span of just a km. Metropolitan's ventured campus offers the best infrastructure in Pune for Hospitality Training with a Operating Hotel and Resort attached offering a unique opportunity for On The Job Training to Hotel Management students. Spread over a area of over 6 acres, the campus attached hotel houses 25 Suite rooms, Conference Halls, Restaurants, Amphitheatres and recreational facilities like Swimming Pool, Gymnasium, Indoor and Outdoor games etc. The Mumbai campus is in the Heart of the Educational area of Mumbai Ville Parle, offering unique Job oriented courses. With the airport access in just over 5 minutes, Mumbai campus offers high flying courses in Hotel Management, Air Hostess Training and Interior Designing.
Today, Metropolitan Colleges offer a band of courses along with Management studies and Sciences, Computer Applications and Science, Hotel, Travel and Tourism Management, Nursing and Health Care, Conventional Education and Food Processing courses. All these courses are at the level of Government recognised Degrees, Masters and Diplomas offered in affiliation to recognised Universities like University of Pune (UOP), Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University(YCMOU), Maharashtra State University of Health Sciences (MUHS), Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education (MSBTE) and Maharashtra State Board of Vocational Examinations (MSBVE). Metropolitan also offers its repute courses through EI AHLA, USA a education partner of IGNOU.
With all the above, Metropolitan believes in Valued Education and these are based on five principles: Aim High, Develop a strong Will Power, Assure yourself that there is no substitute for Hard work, Time Management and Remember, there is no shortcut. With these principles and analytical strength of the stronghold system of tutoring and mentoring, Metropolitan Colleges bag ISO 9001:2008 Quality Assurance and is the First in India to Do so.
All the above campuses in spite of the spiralling cost offer unique premises concentrating on students ease to use the latest technology for the latest study techniques. Methodologies like group discussions, brain storming, presentations, and leadership exercises, all contribute towards the overall development of the students. Metropolitan objectives behind the program are as follows: