Shree Lalshankar Umiyashankar Arts and Harivadan and Padmaben Thakore Commerce College for Women was founded in 1920 by Gujarat Stree Kelavani Mandal. It has the proud privilege of being the first women’s college in Ahmedabad and one of the first women’s college in the state of Gujarat. Established by social reformers with the vision to empower women with higher education, the college is catering to girls from diverse backgrounds desiring education in a setup exclusively for women.