Post Graduation division for Mechanical Engineering (Design) at PREC has set up a PhD Research Centre in Mechanical Engineering and its faculty members have published 141+ papers so far.


Post Graduation division for Mechanical Engineering (Design) at the Pravara Rural Engineering College was established in 1994. The department has a record of excellent faculty retention, great infrastructure, and brilliant learning resources such as well equipped and functional laboratories.

Accredited to the NBA in 2003-04, faculty members have published as many as 141+ papers since the genesis of the department. Precisely why the department has set up a PhD Research Centre in Mechanical Engineering.

Moreover, the department has started Bachelor of Vocational (Production Technology & Refrigeration and Air Conditioning; 25 seats each) with two PhD faculty members and another PhD registered faculty member.

Our Vision

To enable prosperity by creating world-class mechanical engineers.

Our Mission

To impart high quality and globally recognized knowledge of Mechanical Engineering Design to enable post graduates to take up challenges of research for nation building.


  • To create a dynamic environment where students are at par with latest technologies.
  • To promote fruitful and effective industry-department interaction.

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

  1. To practice mechanical engineering in broad range of industries.
  2. To pursue higher education, research and development, and other creative and innovative efforts in engineering and technology.
  3. To provide opportunity for students to work as part of teams on multidisciplinary projects.
  4. Graduates will exercise an understanding of ethical and social responsibilities in their professional lives and community service.

Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)

  1. Graduate engineer will work in all fields of mechanical engineering viz .design, manufacturing, process, production, maintenance, analysis, quality ,energy, thermal engineering , engines, research and development, service, sales, marketing, etc.
  2. Graduate Engineering will work in multidisciplinary areas such as software, automation etc.
  3. Graduate engineer will pursue higher studies and research at national and international level.


Name of the Faculty Designation Total Experience
Rajendra Raosaheb Kharde Professor 35 Years
Yashwant Ramchandra Kharde Professor 27 Years
Sanjay Bapusaheb Belkar Associate Professor 20 Years
Milind Shivram Mhaske Associate Professor 18 Years
Manoj Baburao Parjane Associate Professor 19 Years
Pradeep Ramchandra Nale Assistant Professor 18 Years
Shripad Ramchandra Nimbalkar Assistant Professor 17 Years
Laxman Baburao Abhang Associate Professor 24 Years
Deepak Sadashiv Pawar Assistant Professor 12 Years
Pratibha Motilal Tayade Assistant Professor 11 Years
Padmakar Dagadu Kabudake Assistant Professor 10 Years
Rameshwar Lahanu Kadu Assistant Professor 10 Years
Ravindra Ambadas Parkhe Assistant Professor 9 Years
Ajay Dattu Dighe Assistant Professor 12 Years
Vaibhav Vasant Dighe Assistant Professor 7 Years
Milind Bhaskar Gulve Assistant Professor 6 Years
Sailee Vijay Shelke Assistant Professor 8 Years
Snehal Sainath Gholap Assistant Professor 6 Years
Mosin Khalil Shaikh Assistant Professor 13 Years
Ganesh Balasaheb Mhaske Assistant Professor 7 Years
Raman Govind Mhaske Assistant Professor 8 Years
Abhijit Bhaskar Game Assistant Professor 5 Years
Madhuri Sudhakar Navle Assistant Professor 4 Years
Nilesh Arun Mankar Assistant Professor 7 Years
Rajendra Shankar Shinde Assistant Professor 6 Years