Shri Balasaheb Mane Shikshan Prasarak Mandal , Ambap was established in the year 1980 by Late Shri Ashokrao Pandurang Mane, Founder and President, with the aim of promoting education in Southern part of Maharashtra State. The journey to spread education was started with a secondary school in the year 1980.
Shri Balasaheb Mane Shikshan Prasarak Mandal, now runs 29 Institutions comprising of Schools, Teachers Education, Agriculture, Pharmacy, Polytechnic, Engineering and Management Studies.
Ashokrao Mane Group of Institutions (Integrated Campus) was started in 2009 to promote Technical Education and Management studies in this part of Maharashtra State. The Integrated Campus is situated beside the Poona- Bangalore national highway (NH 4), near Kolhapur, at Vathar Turf Vadgaon, which is well connected by all modes of transport. The Integrated Campus is spread over an area of 20 acres in a serene and refreshing atmosphere surrounded by greenery. The Integrated Campus is comprised of Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Management.