Ghatkopar is one of the richest suburbs of Bombay. In 1920's and
30's, Ghatkopar was a quaint village in Bombay. This is one place
that is connected by one principal road connecting Bombay on
Southside and Thane in north i.e Agra.
Leaving the past behind, Ghatkopar has turned out to be a bustling
and bursting town with all kind of eateries, shopping centres with
jewellery shops, cloth shops. This area is invovled in boasting
sport facilities like Jolly Gymkhana. Moreover this place is quite
popular for Navaratri festival.
The major private elementary schools in Ghatkopar include North
Bombay Welfare Society High School (Ghatkopar West), Fatima High
School (in the border area with Vidyavihar), Gurukul High School
(Ghatkopar East), Garodia High School (Garodia Nagar), Ramji Assar
High School (Ghatkopar East). The major college in Ghatkopar is the
Somaiya family of colleges (Arts, Science, Management, Engineering
and Medicine). In addition, the suburb is served by atleast three
Areas Under Ghatkopar
- Distance from Ghatkopar to Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus is 18
- Mumbai Central is 16 km. (approx) from Ghatkopar
- International Airport Terminal is approx 6 km.
- Pant Nagar