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Tuesday, 16 October 2018 05:57

IBM DAY 2018

The Faculty of science and technology, Vishwakarma University, in association with IBM, organised the IBM Day Oct 16 at its 2nd-floor auditorium in the main building. Celebrating the two-year partnership with IBM, the world leader in innovation and research in the field of Information Technology, the esteemed faculty along with…
Saturday, 13 October 2018 06:11

Guest Lecture - Journalistic & Content writing

On 13 October 2018, Mr.Hari Shankar, the Managing Editor of the Machine Maker magazine gave a special lecture to the students of Journalism and Mass Communication department. Prof. Rahul Mate introduced the guest speaker. Mr.Hari Shankar has shared his thoughts on journalistic and content writing. He enumerated on the possibilities…
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 11:21

World Mental Health Day

The Psychology Department at Vishwakarma University organized an array of interesting activities to raise awareness about mental health on World Mental Health Day on October 10, 2018. A week before the Mental Health Day, a ‘let it out’ and let’s talk about it’ venting campaign was initiated where students could…
Wednesday, 03 October 2018 10:38

Smart Cane Donation to Blind School

Vishwakarma University in coordination with Lions club donated two Smart Canes named NavCane to visually impaired people at Poona Blind School on Wednesday, 3rd October 2018. NavCane is an electronic navigation aid designed to assist visually impaired people. The PhD scholars, Mrs Vidula Meshram and Mr Vishal Meshram, developed the…
Friday, 28 September 2018 10:24

Surgical Strikes Day

The Vishwakarma University was organized “A Surgical strike day” program me in Auditorium on Friday,28 September, involving an enthusiastic and energetic audience. The event began at 4:30 PM, graced by the benign presence of the Group Captain Sandeep Singh Chhabra and Col. Abhijit Sarkar, an Entrepreneur in Pune a hard…
Thursday, 27 September 2018 12:25

World Tourism Day 2018

Enthusiastic students of Travel and Tourism department at Vishwakarma University zealously celebrated WORLD Tourism DAY on 27th September 2018. With an aim to spread awareness about the booming Travel and Tourism industry, the students showcased the diverse cultures of India and cultures from different corners of the world through their…
Industry 4.0 is the buzzword of the town. Skills related to Industry4.0 are soon going to be indispensable to find employment. We ensure that our students keep pace with the changing technology and are adequately equipped to take on the future challenges. To this end a session on "Skills Required…
Monday, 10 September 2018 04:32

SAP i360 Innovation Lab

It's our pleasure to announce the launch of i360 Innovation Lab by SAP at Vishwakarma University, Pune. The lab will enable students of our University on next-gen technologies like artificialintelligence, machine learning, IoT and more. The Innovation Lab was inaugurated on 10 Sept 2018 by Mr. Neeraj Athalye, Vice President,…
Friday, 24 August 2018 07:15

Employment Enhancement Programme

We make sure our students are ready to compete in the job market. To this end a four-day Employment Enhancement Programme was conducted for the final year MBA, MBA-Defense, MA Psychology and M.Tech students between 20th and 24th August at Vishwakarma University - VU. Four intensive sessions were conducted on…
Thursday, 23 August 2018 11:23

EcoCampus Workshop

Mr. Nilesh Jadhav, Senior Scientist/Program Director, EcoCampus at Energy Research Institute at NTU conducted a very stimulating two-day workshop with the engineering students at Vishwakarma University (VU). The students were divided into groups of 8 students each. Each group came up with three project ideas centered around how to make…
Tuesday, 21 August 2018 06:01

AARAMBH 2018

Friday, 03 August 2018 11:37

Workshop on Design Thinking

On 3rd August, Mr. Deepankar Bhattacharya visited Vishwakarma University to conduct a workshop on Design Thinking. The workshop started at 9 am with students of BA, B.des and M.Des. Students of Art & Design were asked to do certain activities which included issues related with intent for design. Mr. Deepankar also taught…
Vishwakarma University (VU) and Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD) are joining hands to strengthen the Industry- Academia Engagement. The two are collaborating to conduct joint research, provide training, facilitating mentoring by industry professionals, live projects and summer internships for VU students. Indian Society for Training & Development is…
Thursday, 26 July 2018 04:33

MOU ON HCL Technologies Ltd

Vishwakarma University, Pune and HCL Technologies Ltd. are collaborating to introduce a course in DFMPro and Geometric Stackup, HCL’s proprietary products. The course shall include software demo, lab work, technical information and career guidance from HCL. The course will be free of cost for engineering students. The students qualifying the…
Vishwakarma University, Pune has signed an MoU with Friends Union for Energizing Lives (FUEL). FUEL, a non-profit organisation is based in Pune and active since 2006. It emerged from the idea of providing rural and underprivileged urban students access to information and opportunities. Establishing Centre of Excellence for skill development,…
Thursday, 19 July 2018 11:14

India Advantage Summit

Prof. Kailas Patil, Mrs. Maya Kurulekar and Mrs. Mrunmai Ranade, three faculty members from Vishwakarma University, Pune discussed their work on Virtual Energy Audit, at the two day India Advantage Summit in Bengaluru on 19th and 20th July 2018. The theme for this year’s summit was Global Partnerships for Innovation…
Prof. Vivek Nimbolkar, faculty at Arts and Design Department, Vishwakarma University, showcased his work at the exhibition at Shreton Delhi. Multiple elements at one side of the painting yet portraying a unified balance of the composition. That’s where lies the beauty of his paintings. The side seemingly plain has undercurrents…
A. About Hof University of Applied Sciences Practice-orientation, internationalization (focusing on India) and the intelligent use of resources (focusing on indoor climate systems / water) are at the heart of teaching and research at Hof University, which currently offers 28 bachelor and master degree programs in Business, Computing and Engineering.…
A two day training programme on the use of software - Integrated Environmental Solutions Virtual Environment (IESVE) was organized at Vishwakarma University - VU, Pune for the faculty of Science and Technology, Commerce and Management along with the first year engineering students on the 4th and 5th July 2018. The…
Monday, 25 June 2018 04:28

The Robotic Forum Workshop, Level - I

The Robotic Forum Workshop, Level - I at Vishwakarma University, Pune Innovation is one of the core values of Vishwakarma University, Pune. The university has constantly endeavored to inculcate a spirit of innovation and infuse the knack for practical application of theory in its students. The University takes consistent efforts…
Vishwakarma University today inaugurated an innovative Water Quality Centre of Excellence to promote research in water treatment, purification and create the much-needed social awareness about clean drinking water. The centre has been established with the help of grant from Wilo Foundation, Germany. Prof. Dr. Hans – Jorg Bullinger, Chairman, Board…
Saturday, 09 June 2018 05:34

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan Summer Internship

Jhanvi Pandya, Abhishek Ranjan, Swamini Pandit, Mridhul Rathod, Siddhil Rathod and Aradhana Salvi, six students of Vishwakarma University - VU, Pune along with a Nodal officer Prof. Kailas Bhosale, participated in the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan #summer internship initiated by the Government of #India. The internship was held at a village…
Knowledge Resource Center of Vishwakarma University, Pune has organized One Day State Level Workshop On “Open Source Softwares: Applications in Libraries” on 30 May 2018. As program started at 9.30 with inauguration, lightening of lamp and Saraswati Vandana. prof. Vaishali welcomed all the participants and dignitaries on the Dias. Further…
Monday, 29 January 2018 06:31

TETE-A-TETE WITH NATURE

Pune is blessed to be surrounded by beautiful hills in all directions. Parvati hill, home to numerous temples and unique flora and fauna holds a special place in city’s cultural history. On the 29th January, students pursuing Bachelors at Journalism and Mass Communication Department(BA-JMC) were taken for an outing to…
Saturday, 27 January 2018 07:01

REPUBLIC DAY CELEBRATION

The 69th Republic Day was celebrated at Vishwakarma University with active participation of students and faculty. After the flag hoisting ceremony, the national anthem was sung by a group of students. Later, the Vice Chancellor Dr. Siddharth Jabade addressed the assembly of students, staff and faculty. In his speech, Vice…
Thursday, 25 January 2018 07:11

TRAFFIC AWARENESS WEEK

Traffic awareness week was observed between 15th to 25th at Vishwakarma University (VU). In order to spread awareness about the significance of following the traffic rules, students of VU performed a street play. Students talked about the importance of using helmets and seat belts and carrying a driving license. The…
Thursday, 25 January 2018 07:08

TRAFFIC SAFETY DRIVE

Wearing helmet is mandatory in Vishwakarma campus in Kondhwa. It was a result of the extensive safety drive undertaken by the Pune traffic police. Before the drive was formally conducted between 15th to 25th January 2018, the Police Inspector, Shri Chandrakant Nimbalkar, in charge of Kondhwa Traffic Division educated the…
Mr. Gaurav Ambedkar conducted a guest lecture on ‘Campus to Corporate’ on 17th January 2018 for MBA and BBA students at Vishwakarma University. Mr. Gaurav has worked very closely with the Indian Army as a part of his job profile with Maruti Molecular Plast. He has successfully nurtured a start…
Tuesday, 16 January 2018 11:08

Make in India

On 16th January 2018, Mr. Shailendra Goswami was invited to talk about the current status and promotion of “Make in India”. He also shed light on the topic “Choose your Career between Entrepreneurship and Jobs”. He also talked about the growth in GDP, decrease in exchange rate, managerial skills in…
A group of 14 students from Hof University of Applied Sciences, Germany visited Vishwakarma University as part of their winter academy program for a week between 11th to 16th Dec 2017. As part of the program, they were required to gain an understanding of India through its various facets like…
Friday, 22 December 2017 07:14

FACULTY AND NON TEACHING STAFF GET TOGETHER

Vishwkarma University (VU) organized a get together for the Faculty and Non teaching staff of the University on 22ND December 2017 at VU Eventorium between 3;30 pm to 7:30 pm. Vice Chancellor Prof. Siddharth Jabade and Vice President Prof. Vasudev Gade were present for the function. The event unveiled the…
Mr. Hemant Watve conducted a guest lecture on 16th December 2017 at Vishwakarma University campus for MBA students. Mr. Hemant Watve is currently the Managing Director and CEO of Wilo Mather and Platt Pumps Private Limited. In his earlier roles, he was, Associate Vice President at Kalyani Hayes Lemnerz, General…
Thursday, 14 December 2017 10:56

Visit to Ranka Jewellers

Our guest students from HOF, Germany along with Vishwakarma university students visited one of the most well known jewelers in the city-Ranka Jewelers and explored the various aspects of Indian Jewellry Industry. Second generation owner of Ranka Jewellers, Mr. Vastupal Ranka talked about the growth story of Ranka Jewelers in…
Wednesday, 13 December 2017 10:54

Visit to Ayurveda Rashashala

The faculty of Commerce, Management and Law at Vishwakarma University organized a visit to the Ayurveda Rasashala for its first year MBA students and visiting students from Hof University, Germany on 13th Dec. 2017. The purpose of this visit was to introduce the students to the world of Ayurveda. German…
Tuesday, 12 December 2017 10:52

Visit to Chitle Bandhu

A conversation about the cultural landscape of Pune is incomplete without a discussion about Chitle Bandhu and its appetizing Bakarwadis. On 12th December 2017, a visit was planned to the Chitle Bandhu Plant for students visiting from Hof University of Applied Science, Germany and Vishwakarma University students in order to…
Friday, 08 December 2017 09:27

ACMA-LIONS Innovations Expo

In a swiftly changing technological world, it’s imperative to keep pace with the latest trends and technological innovations. On 8th December 2017, a two day ACMA-LIONS- Innovations Expo was organized at J.W. Marriot, Pune where more than 25 eminent companies and start ups showcased their stateof-the-art innovative, Internet of Things…
Wednesday, 06 December 2017 09:45

STUDY TOUR TO SAWANTWADI

Have you ever stopped to ponder that every object around you right from your car to your nail file has a particular design! What if the shape of your shoe was rounded instead of tapered? Would that make a difference to the purpose they serve? The truth is design and…
An uninhibited expansion of human activities has wreaked havoc on the environment. Therefore, the need for sustainable and green technology in order to mitigate the harmful effects of unsustainable development on the environment is on a rise. Recognizing the necessity to explore new avenues of research and innovation in the…
Saturday, 25 November 2017 06:34

Leadership Development

Confederation of Indian Industry – Western Region organized an event on its ‘’Leadership Development Series for SME’s’’ focusing on ‘’Building Growth Strategies through People Management and Technology’’ on 25th November 2017. The event covered the following topics. Session I: Developing the Next level of Leaders Session II: Sustainable growth strategies…
Friday, 24 November 2017 09:55

Celebration of Indian Constitution Day

Vishwakarma university celebrated the Indian Constitution Day on 24th Nov, 2017 between 12:00 to 1:15 p.m. Constitution Day (National Law Day), also known as Samvidhan Diva, is celebrated in India on 26 November every year to commemorate the adoption of Constitution of India. On 26 November 1949, the Constituent Assembly…
Friday, 24 November 2017 09:40

LEADERSHIP IN INDUSTRY 4.0 @ MCCIA PUNE

Leadership in Industry 4.0 was organized by Mahratta Chamber of Commerce Industries and Agriculture, Pune in association with IIMAhmedabad Alumni association Pune chapter. It was held on 24th November 2017. The highlight of the conference was how companies are adopting the challenges and opportunities provided by the advent of Industry…
Thursday, 23 November 2017 07:05

GERMAN DAY

It is said that to have another language is to possess another soul. The inclusive curriculum at Vishwakarma University (VU) allows students from all streams to experience the magic of learning a foreign language along with the core courses. In keeping with the spirit, On the 23rd of Nov 2017,…
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 09:02

IBM DAY

On Tuesday, 21st November, 2017 Vishwakarma University in collaboration with IBM celebrated the “ICE IBM Day” at the University Campus. The “ICE IBM Day” is a technical activity with an objective of ‘Learn with Fun”. One of the main attractions of the day was the “Poster Competition”. The preparation for…
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 06:27

AUTOCLUSTER INDUSTRIAL VISIT

In order to raise awareness about the advanced manufacturing techniques and processes in B.Tech. students, a visit was planned to Auto Cluster Development and Research Institute Ltd in Pimpri on 21st November 2017. The students were divided into six groups, each guided by personnel of Autocluster. Students visited the following…
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 06:24

INDUSTRIAL VISIT TO CARRARO INDIA PVT LTD

Vishwakarma university propagates experiential and blended learning by making industry visits and study tours an integral part of the curriculum. Students are regularly exposed to the operations of the industry through such visits. On….30 MBA students accompanied by two faculty members visited an Italian manufacturing company Carraro India Pvt. Ltd…
Monday, 20 November 2017 10:43

Demonstration On Mannequin Drawing

On 20th November 2017, Mr. Ram Choure, assistant professor of fine arts at Bharti Vidyapeeth was invited to demonstrated the techniques of mannequin drawing to students of B. Design, BA graphic design, BA fashion design and BA Interior Design. His expertise in drawing, illustration and advertising helped the students understand…
Tuesday, 14 November 2017 10:41

Guest Lecture On Decision Economy

Guest lectures by the industry giants is a regular feature at Vishwakarma University. Stalwarts from the industry are called upon to share their knowledge and experience with the students. A guest session on Decision Economy was organized at the Vishwakarma University campus by the Faculty of Commerce, Management and Law…
Saturday, 11 November 2017 09:33

VU PARTICIPATES IN # WEFIGHTCC

A conference on cyber security titled “Making our future digitally safe” was held on 11 Nov 2017 at Mahatma Phule Sanskrutik Bhavan, Wanvadi, Pune. The conference was organized by Economic offences wing (EOW) and the cyber cell of Pune city police. Prof. Subodh B. Kharat represented Viswakarma University and worked…
Friday, 10 November 2017 06:19

VISIT TO KOREAN FILM FESTIVAL

National Film Archive of India (NFAI) organised a two day Korean film festival on 9th and 10th November in collaboration with the Consulate General of Republican of Korea. The festival was lined with a series of interesting Korean films showcasing different aspects of Korean cinema. Festival screened films like- Welcome…
Friday, 03 November 2017 09:04

DEEPOTSAV at Mahalaxmi Temple

 On the auspicious occasion of Tripuri Pournima which is also known as Kartik Purnima or Deva-Diwali, students & faculties from B. Des, BA Graphic design, BA Fashion Design, BA Interior Design participated in the 'Deepotsav' at Mahalaxmi temple, Pune. This festival of diyas was organized on 3rd November 2017. During…
The field of Psychology has a long history of research which has resolved many puzzles of the complex human behavior. A visit to a Psychology laboratory having a rich tradition can give anyone an idea about the huge scope for experimentation and assessment of behavior. The field visit of MA…
The collaboration aims to foster advancement in teaching, research, academics and cultural understanding, to create avenues for enhancing learner experience at both entities, as well as strengthen both Universities by finding ways of combining their complementary resources and strengths. As part of this collaboration, VU and Binghamton University will broadly…
To welcome the students from all the disciplines in the academic year 2017-18, Vishwakarma University organized a cultural evening named 'Aarambha' on 12th October 2017. Students from various streams staged mesmerizing performances in the event organized at VU's Eventorium. The event comprised of dance, singing, one-act Play, stand Up and…
The purpose of this MoU is to establish academic capacity development, research cooperation and outreach between UN and VU, especially in Agri/agro-Business, Renewable Energy, Information Technology & Social Entrepreneurship. In particular, the collaboration aims at but is not limited to capacity development support in terms of teaching, curriculum development, establishment…
On 7th October 2017 Faculty of CML-VU, conducted industry visit for BBA First year students along with faculty members Prof.Dr. Jayashree Vispute and Prof. Ashish Thite to the Aakar Foundry Pvt. Ltd. The purpose of the visit was to provide first-year BBA students an insight into the day to day…
On 5 October 2017 Mr. Nilesh Y. Jadhav, Programme Director, Eco-Campus, Energy Research Institute, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore thvisit ed Vishwakarma University, Pune. NTU is ranked 11 in QS World University Ranking (2017) framework. In this meeting, the possibilities of joint research in various fields such as Energy Smart…
On 4th October 2017, the students of B. Des and BA graphic design, visited the Tribal Cultural Museum. This visit was organized under the subject of elements of form, space, and structure. Tribal museum exhibits the culture of the tribal communities mainly from the Sahyadri and Gondwana regions. It is…
Wednesday, 04 October 2017 06:22

TRIBAL MUSEUM VISIT

Design has a long history of evolution right from the Harrapan and Mohenjodaro civilizations to the more recent ones. It takes a reflective mind to see its manifestation in all forms. Ancient artifacts continue to influence and leave their imprint on contemporary art and design. Students of B. Design and…
Book Exhibition cum Intercollegiate Book Review competition was conducted by the Lexicon Group's MILE - (Management Institute for Leadership and Excellence) on 27th September at Wagholi, Pune. This book review competition involved entries from different colleges across the city. MBA students Mr. Tejas Bhosale, Ms. Khyati Patel and Mr. Imaad…
Wednesday, 20 September 2017 09:17

Visit to Kelkar museum

On 20th September 2017, the students of Graphic Design and Multimedia, Vishwakarma University visited the Raja Kelkar Museum located in heart of Pune, city. It is a collection about 21,000 priceless artifacts such as which mirror the everyday life of India. Lamps, Palanquins, Carved Woodwork, Tin ware, Combs, Bowls, Stones,…
Mr. Will Porch, Associate President, California National thU niversity visited Vishwakarma University, on 18 September 2017 to explore the possibilities of student exchange programme between the Universities. Dr. Wasudev Gade, Vice President, Vishwakarma University, Dr. Bilavari Karakare, Principal, Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology, and Dr. K. R. Patil, Chief Digital…
Monday, 18 September 2017 09:14

Visit to “Farid Camera Museum”

Our eyes are naturally gifted lenses that capture everything around us and save it in the brain. But camera is something which helps us share these visuals with the world. On 18th September 2017, the students of Journalism and Mass Communication got an opportunity to visit Farid's Camera Museum, Kondhwa.…
Saturday, 16 September 2017 09:20

Investor Education Programme

An Investor Education Programme (IEP) was conducted on behalf of Bombay Stock Exchange-Investor Protection Fund on Saturday, 16 Sep 2017. The topic was “Capital Market Awareness with an Overview of Securities Market”. The session began with a brief overview of Securities Market covering Purpose, Components, Regulators and Other Key players…
Vishwakarma University supports Maharashtra Government Mission (MM1M). FIFA U17 World Cup was organized for the first time in the country, in the state of Maharashtra. To support this event, Maharashtra's Chief Minister, Shri. Devendra Phadnavis has launched the 'Maharashtra Mission 1 Million' initiative under which over 10 lakh students across…
Cyber security is the body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access. With the advancement in technology, the awareness for cyber security is the need of an hour. Vishwakarma University organized a seminar on Cyber Security for the…
To mark the 125th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's Chicago address and Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya's centenary celebrations, on 11th September 2017, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a students' convention. Students of Vishwakarma University witnessed live streaming of the speech. The theme of his speech was 'Young India, New India – A…
Saturday, 09 September 2017 09:19

Guest Session – Business Analytics

A guest session on “Insights into Business Analytics” was organized at the Vishwakarma University campus on Saturday 9th Sep 2017 for the MBA & BBA students. Mr. Ranjit Shekdar, founder, Polynomial Insights Pvt. Ltd., Pune, and a corporate trainer at DHL Singapore enlightened the students on what precisely analytics is,…
Thursday, 07 September 2017 09:28

“Train the Teacher Workshop” by IBM

Vishwakarma University organized Train the Teacher (T3) workshop by IBM from 7th September – 9th September 2017 at the University campus. About 10 faculty members and select students attended the workshop. The aim of this workshop was to train the computer science / engineering teachers and students about the usage…
Tuesday, 29 August 2017 08:36

SEDA : Making progress and shaping lives

Education shapes ones’ vision and helps differentiate between right and wrong. It creates awareness and broadens ones’ outlook towards life. The induction programme for the students of second year engineering was organized at Vishwakarma University on 29th August 2017. These students are popularly known as SEDA (Second year Direct Admissions)…
Students of F. Y. B. Tech. visited science exhibitio Pune on August 23, 2017, organized by Council of Science and Industrial Research (CSIR) to mark its platinum jubilee celebration of popularizing and outreaching in the area of science in India. Hundreds of projects, charts, simulations and demonstrations on different areas…
India's 71st Independence Day was celebrated at Vishwakarma University campus on 15th August 2017. It was the first Independence Day celebration at the newly established Vishwakarma University. Vice chancellor of Vishwakarma University Prof. Dr. Siddharth Jabade hoisted the National Flag. While addressing the gathering, he said that the country need…
(A “Learning by Doing” experience, to create an impeccable value for the students and make them future ready.) Education is a natural process carried out by the student and is not acquired by listening to words but by experiences in the environment – Dr. Maria Montessori.With this motto, Vishwakarma University…
Radio has been around since 1923 in India. In spite of the development in technology and the advancement in mass media, radio is still the second voice heard in the morning. First being your mother's. Radio Mirchi, a sister concern of Times of India group, is today the leading name…
TATA Technologies gets associated with B.Tech (Mechanical) Programme. Pursue Industry –specific B.Tech. programs to acquire global competence that articulates the knowledge and skills required for 21st century Vishwakarma University Fostering Innovation Progress in an Initiative With Tata Technologies Industry specific knowledge, skills, and dispositions necessary to navigate and succeed in…
The Buldhana Sahakari Bank, a 27 year old Corporative Credit Society formed on 15th August 1986, was started and is run by the Chairman (Mr.) Radheshyamji Chandak. In order to provide higher education to its employees who couldn’t get the opportunity to learn further, a MoU is signed between BUCCS…

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