The Government of Maharashtra bestowed upon the Shri Gajanan Maharaj Sansthan the trust to start an engineering college in the year 1983. Thus came up Shri Sant Gajanan Maharaj College of Engineering, Shegaon on 13th Aug. 1983 in a rented premises. The management committed itself for the growth of the college seeking advices and support from intellectuals, administrators and experts from various fields. This saw the college grow by leaps and bounds adding feathers to it cap in the form of new engineering courses including Post Graduates Courses and awards of recongnition and approval from various regulatory authorities. What we see today is the pious and sincere efforts of all stakeholders during the last 27 year's journey of this college under the able stewardship of Shri Shivshankarbhau Patil.
Presently, the college has a beautiful campus of about 78 acres of land with many topographical features, imaginatively laid out picturesque landscape, numerous buildings of various nature and stature and clean wide roads. The college is fully residencial for faculty, staff and students.