Department of Electrical Engineering
Electrical Engineering Department was established in the year 1996, approved by AICTE New Delhi and affiliated to Savitraibai Phule Pune University (formerly Pune University).
- In the year 2004, the Department of Electrical Engineering was accredited by NBA, AICTE, New Delhi for 3 years.
- In the year 2011, the Department of Electrical Engineering was accredited by NBA, AICTE, New Delhi again for 3 years.
Department is equipped with the state-of-the-art equipment and Laboratories with excellent computational facilities including professional software packages such as
- DigSILENT POWER FACTORY
The conducive environment exists in the department for both faculties and students.
Quality technical education is imparted to the students in the area of Electrical Engineering.
The Department has Established Young member section of IET (UK). Department also has a student body "EFFECT", through which various events are conducted for students.
Department is headed by Prof. (Dr.) B. E. Kushare with his graceful experience of 29 years in teaching, Research and Development, and Consultancy. The department has qualified and devoted team of teaching faculty members. The various faculties of the department have presented/ published papers in National/International conferences, National/International journals. The students of the department have presented papers/ participated in various National level events and won the prizes. Many students of the second year, third year, final year topped the university examination with rank 1 to 11. For all-round development of the students various expert lectures/workshop, technical tours/industrial visits, Soft Skill workshop, are organized in various areas of Electrical Engineering and allied fields regularly. The academic results at various university examinations are excellent. Many multinational companies come to conduct campus placement and around 60 to 80% of the students get campus placements. Department of Electrical Engineering offers Post Graduate courses ME(Electrical) Power systems in addition to Undergraduate course BE (Electrical Engineering) in two-shift
Department of Electrical Engineering offers testing consultancy and training services in the area of electrical design, power quality, condition monitoring, energy management, and audit. The major equipment available for consultancy services is HIOKI 3198 power quality analyzer, IR Imager, combustion analyzer, flue gas analyzer, breaker timing kit, relay testing kit, and many other types of equipment.
The Department has offered consultancy services to many National/ Multinational industrial organizations such as
Enercon India Pvt. Ltd., Enercon Gmbh Germany, IIT Powai, Bosch Ltd. Nashik, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. Nashik, Crompton Greaves Nashik, Crompton Greaves Mumbai, Glaxo SmithKline Nashik
Innova rubbers Nashik, Blue Cross Nashik, Samsonite Asia Ltd. Nashik, TKES, Gonde, Anil printers Gonde, Renfro India Gonde, TBI khardi, Kalyani Lemmorz Ltd. Chakan, SAF Yeast Ltd. Chiplum
SAF Yeast Sandia and many others.
To accelerate the R&D activities department has started postgraduate Program in Electrical Engineering with power system specialization with 18 intake in 20011-12 and Research Recognized center in the year 2008-09.
Three staff members of the departments are pursuing Ph.D. Program in various areas in Electrical Engineering.
Department has completed MODROB and minor research projects funded by AICTE and University Grant Commission, New Delhi, SERC Fellowship of Department of Science and Technology.
Department is proactive in organizing workshop/seminar funded by various funding agencies as well as self-supported in the area of power quality, energy management and audit, condition monitoring of electrical equipment, recent trends in switchgear, MATLAB, ETAP/PSCAD, Robotics, Emerging Trends in Smart Grid and software training every year. One of the mega event organized by the department is the National level project competition IET-KARMVEER EXPO which is supported by IET, UK, around 500 to 600 students participate every year.
Department of Electrical Engineering aims to establish a center of excellence in various areas of electrical engineering such as Power Quality, Energy management, audit, conditioning monitoring and to offer value-added services to industries as well as society.
Prof. (Dr.) B. E. Kushare,
Professor and Head of Department