Department of Chemical Engineering

The Department of Chemical Engineering, established in 1983, is gaining new heights yearly. With 8 well-equipped laboratories with the latest equipment and 300MBPS internet, the department provides the latest technological environment to the students. Nearly 200+ students are being helped and encouraged by 20 faculty members (both teaching and non-teaching).

The department is proud of students who contribute to departmental records through their achievements. Many alumni students are now placed in various MNCs and national companies like Saint Gobain, Reliance Industries, Tata Chemical Ltd., BASF India Ltd, etc. Not only students but we are proud of the faculty members for their special achievements.

Department has successfully conducted many research and consultation work for the various industries.

Chemical Engineering is a core engineering discipline influencing numerous areas of Technology. Chemical engineers “ Develop economic ways of using materials and energy” in broad terms. It influences Medicine, Petrochemicals, Plastics/Polymers, Paints, Rubber, Foods, Oils, Etc. also involves in waste management and research. Chemical Engineering serves as “The Backbone” for the entire spectrum of the process industry.

Department of Chemical Engineering was established in 1983 and accredited by NBA and NAAC. The department is offering UG, PG, and Ph.D. under one roof. All the laboratories of the department are recognized for research by SGBA University Amravati. The department has well-experienced faculties. The establishment department has excellent academic results, and our students excel on the university merit list in UG and PG. The department has a professional chapter of the Indian Plastics Institute (IPI) Mumbai. The department has strong Alumni interaction and industry interaction resulting in industrial consultation joint project, MOU, Training, and Placement of students.

We continue to attract excellent undergraduates into our B. Tech, M.Tech. Graduating students continue to pursue a variety of career options, ranging from start-ups to core industry positions. Leading companies have been recruiting our students such as Saint Gobain, Pune, Arvind Composite Ahemdabad, Sidharth Carbochem Jalgaon, WTE Pune, and TAL Nagpur, Akola Chemicals Akola,  Etc.

I wish the best of luck to all the budding chemical engineers for their bright r in the field of chemical engineering.

With Best Regards…

Dr. P. V. Thorat

Head of Department

Chemical Engineering

Department Intake / Program Offered

Name of the UG Program :B.E. in Chemical Engineering
Number of Intake :60 per year
Duration of Course :4 years
Year of Starting :1983


Name of the PG Program :M.E. in Chemical Engineering
Number of Intake :18 Per Year
Duration of Course :2 years
Year of Starting :1992

Vision and Mission of the Department

 

Vision

To provide a perfect platform to learn Technological aspects and also to provide quality education in all related fields so that students can develop a successful career and to motivate them to be continuous learners.

Mission

To educate the students who are future Engineers and Technocrats to take up the challenge of the modern era so that they will be nationally and globally accepted in the application of their skills & knowledge for the benefit and development of the society.
To provide the students with the latest trends, that will allow our graduates to be competitive in the job market.
To provide a hands-on approach to teaching computer-related courses.

Department Of Chemical Engineering

Teaching Staff


Dr. P. V. Thorat
HOD & Professor

Dr. S. N. Nemade
Associate Professor

Dr. S. V. Khedkar
Assistant Professor

Dr. D. P. Sakarkar
Assistant Professor

Dr. Gopal S. Zamre
Assistant Professor

Dr. D. C. Kothari
Assistant Professor

Dr. D. V. Wele
Assistant Professor

Dr. Amit P. Gawande
Assistant Professor

Prof. R. S. Jadhao
Assistant Professor

Support Staff

Facilities

LABORATORY AT  A GLANCE

SN

Name of Laboratory

Available Area   (Sq. M.)

Cost  of Equipment’s (Rs)

01

Heat Transfer

92.93

5,37,882.00

02

Mechanical Operation

92.93

1,93,065.00

03

Chemical Engg Thermodynamics

134.0 [Shared]

50,000.00

04

Mass Transfer

3,96,251.00

05

Process Instrumentation

201 [Shared]

1,52,793.00

06

Process Dynamics and Control

4,33,656.00

07

Computer prog. & Applications

11,62,282.00

08

Chemical Reaction Engineering

134.0 [shared]

1,10,030.00

09

Industrial Waste Treatment

5,58,735.00

10

Petrochemical Technology

45.9

1,96,351.00

11

Material Science  & Engineering

212

22,00,822.00

12

PG Research Lab

204

1,76,459.00

Total cost of the equipment’s

61,68,326.00

Heat Transfer Laboratory:

Mechanical Operation Lab:

Mass Transfer Lab:

Computer Programming Application Laboratory:

DEPARTMENTAL LIBRARY FACILITY

S.N.

Item Description

Quantity

01

BOOKS

450

02

JOURNALS

8

03

MANUALS

14

04

COMPACT DISKS / NPTEL Study Material

356

05

MAJOR & MINOR PROJECT REPORTS  (UG)

558

06

PG PROJECT REPORTS

40

07

SEMINAR REPORTS  (UG + PG)

796

08

TRAINING REPORTS

300

09

BOOKS UNDER  BOOK BANK SCHEME

100

10

COMPETETIVE EXAM MATERIAL

15

 

  • Chemical Engineering Books in Central Library :- 4100 Nos     
  • Chemical Engineering Journals in Central Library :-  20 Nos          

Departmental Information Access Facility

SN

Item Description

Quantity

01

Desktop Computers

48

02

Laptop

06

03

Scanner

02

04

Printer

05

05

Software (Process Design)

02

TEACHING AID FACILITY

SN

Particulars

Quantity

01

Over Head Projector

02

02

LCD Projector

05

03

Audio System ,cordless mike

01

04

Wall Charts

15

05

Educational CD’s

10

06

Learning Resources Material (LRM)

Adequate

DEPARTMENTAL E-LEARNING FACILITY

Internet Facility 

E- Library

Design Software

  • Honeywell Unisim Design Suite Simulation Software
  • AutoCad
  • MatLab
  • Science Direct Subscriptions
  • E-Journals Subscription
  • DELNET Subscription
  • NPTEL VIDEO LECTURE

 

  • Yogeshwar Pawar has received Jawaharlal Darda Memorial Gold Medal Award by Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University Amravati.

 

  • Akash Khande & Dhrumeel Kanzode had won Third Prize in International Competition of Technical Working at Model Competition” Under Water Management Category held at College of Engineering and Technology Akola on date 11/10/2019.
  • Yogeshwar Pawar & Mr. Divesh Umale had won Third Prize in International Competition of Technical Working at Model Competition” Under Water Management Category held at College of Engineering and Technology Akola on date 11/10/2019.

 

  • Akash Jadav & Hrushikesk Takwale won Third prize in the International Competition of Technical Working at Model Competition” Under Renewable Energy Category held at College of Engineering and Technology Akola on date 11/10/2019.

 

  • Saurabh Sakhare & Mr. Syed Furqan Hussain had won Third prize in International Competition of Technical Working at Model Competition” Under Renewable Energy Category held at College of Engineering and Technology Akola on date 11/10/2019.

 

  • Mayur Prate had won Third prize in National Level Technical Paper Presentation Competition “Technothlon-2019” held at College of Engineering and Technology Akola on date 11/10/2019.

Department of Chemical Engineering

 

Illustrious Alumni

SN

Name of Alumni

Designation

Location

01

Mr. Vivek Ingle

Sr. Vice President

Reliance Ind Ltd, Hajira

02

Mr. S.N.Santani

Sr. Vice President

Reliance Ind. Ltd. Mumabi

03

Mr. Jayant Bahekar

Vice President (Op.)

BASF, Dahej, Gujrat

04

Mr. S.P.Thokal

Zonal Manager, New India Insurance Ltd.

Mumbai

05

Mr. Arun Nagpure

Gen. Manager  (R&D)

Gharda Chemicals, Ratnagiri

06

Mr. Anilkumar Jain

Managing Director

Arbindo Pharma, Hydrabad

07

Mr. Atul Wankhade

Gen. Manager

Quatar Gas Ltd, Quatar

08

Dr. Nitin Raut

Associate Professor

Sohar University, Oman

09

Mr. Vivek Takwale

Gen. Manager (Tech)

Dipak Nitrite Ltd, Mumbai

10

Dr. Jayant P. Kaware

Principal

R.S. C.O.E, Buldhana

11

Dr. Girish M. Deshmukh

Professor & Head, Dept. of Petrochemical

 LIT, Nagpur

12

Mr. T.R.Ashok

Sixth Sigma Consultant

Channai

13

Mr. Arvind Kuchar

Scientist

NPCIL, Mumbai

14

Mr. Dhananjay Jamdar

Dy. Director, Ind. Safety & Health

Govt. of Maharashra, Mumbai

15

Mr. Vinay Borgaonkar

Dy. Director, Explosives

Govt. of India, Mumbai

16

Mr. Javed Amin

Managing Director

Nobal Explochem, Nagpur

17

Mr. Avinash Tare

UHDE

Singapore

18

Mr. Arvind Pare

Managing Director, Synergy Chemicals

Vadodara

19

Dr. Amol R. Mahulkar

Professor

Ind. Inst. of Sci., Bangalore

20

Dr. Ashish Gujrathi

Professor

University of Oman, Oman

21

Mr. Mohan Waze

Manager (Process)

Jacobs Engg.  Ltd. Vadodara,

22

Mr. V.R. Sharma

Manager, National Rayon Corporation

 Mumbai

23

Mr. Anil Raut

Gen. Manager (Op.), ONGC

Aasam Refinary, Aasam

24

Mr. Umesh Raut

Dy. Gen. Manager, BPCL Refinary

Chembur, Mumbai

25

Mr. Sanjay Shukla

Dy. Gen. Manager

RCF, Thal, Mumbai

26

Dr Ashish Chaurasiya

Associate Professor

VNIT Nagpur

27

Mr. Prashant patel

Senior Process Engineer

Quatar Gas Quatar

28

Mr Rajesh Mohod

Senior Scientist

DRDO Hydrabad

29

Mr.Vitthal Sawant

Manager

GEC, Bangalore

30

Mr. Sachin Awatade

Technical Specalist (Polymers)

John Deere, Pune

31

Mr. Dipak Dhote

Gen. Manager

SBI, Mumbai

32

Mr. Rahul Jayrath

Retail Sales Manager

IOCL, Bhatinda, Punjab

33

Mr. Jayant Jagtap

Head  Operations (India)

Olam International, Mumbai

34

Mr. Amol Kaware

Global Key Account Manager

Clariant, Switzerland

35

Mr. Wasudeo Bhombre

Senior Manager

UPL, Ankaleshwar