Ulhasnagar is a city located on coast of the West India, approximately 60 kilometres (37 mi) northeast of the city of Mumbai, in the Thane district in the state of Maharashtra. This city is part of Mumbai Metropolitan Region managed by MMRDA.
Ulhasnagar, also referred to as Sindhunagar, has an estimated population of 472,943 people (2001).The name derives from the Ulhas river which flows through it. Kalyan is situated near Ulhasnagar. The city is home to many types of businesses.
The city has colleges and an industrial-training institute like institute of technology, New English (at camp no.5), SST College of Arts and Commerce etc. Smt. Chandibai Himatmal Mansukhani college and R. K. Talreja are two major colleges. There are number of computer institutes. Brain-Tech Computer Institute is one of the popular Computer Instititutes, run and managed by Puj Lassi Welfare Society, computer Education is provided at economical rates.