This is a Ph.D thesis published by the researcher Dr. Mrs. Kanchan Mukund Sananse (Navale), in the form of a book. The research title of the study is ‘A study of Industrial Contribution in Socio-Economic Development of North Maharashtra’. This book is recommended for the students of M.A., M.com, M. Phil., M.P.M., M.B.A. and other such P.G. Courses for their project work. The author assures that this book will prove to be useful and will help the students constructively in the preparation of their project.