Industry Collaborations

Prof. Prasad khandekar firmly belives that briding the gropu between academia and indusetry is a necessary step to achive excellence in education.

He, in his capacties, as Head of Department and Dean, have taken several steps in bridges the gaps between academia and industry.

Industry Academia Collaborations Committee (IACC)



Industry Academic collaboration Committe(IACC) formed in April 2017 under his leadership as Director- MIT WPU Industry Partnerships could connect MIT-WPU with marquee companies on Twenty one engement points. A separte center with 23 dedicated staff is established to integrate Placements, Career Series, Indusrty Partnerships and Alumini Relations. It is now called as center for Industry Academic Partnerships (CIAP) and is now being led by Mr. Pravin Patil.

Center for Industry Academia Partnership (CIAP)


2019-till date

Till date 147+ Partnership agreements are signed by Prof. Khandekar. Few of them are listed below...

Tata Consultancy Services Limites (TCS) Tech Mahindra Ltd. (Tech Mahindra Makrs Lab)
Persistance Systems AIPMA (All India Plastics Manufacturer's Association)
IPUA (Indian Polyurethane Association) Wolters Kluwer India Pvt. Ltd.
Agiliad Technologies Pvt. Ltd. Tata Elxsi Ltd.
RelyonSolar Pvt. Ltd. Mercedez-Benz India Pvt. Ltd.
Cybage Software Pvt. Ltd. Thermax Limited
Blue Star Limited Shalaka Connected Devices LLP
Devise Electonics Pvt. Ltd. Western Union
KPIT Technologies Ltd. PARI (Precision Automation & Robotics India Ltd.)
Allied Digital Tata Technologies Ltd.
Dema Association Tata Power Skill Development Institute
MAN Trucks and Buses Pvt. India Ltd. All India Rubber Industry Association
Eisen Pharmaceuticals Avaya India Pvt. Ltd.
Ador Welding Ltd. Essae Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Limited (EOGEPL)
Premium Transmission Glenmark Pharmaceuticals
Varroc India Sandvik Asia Pvt. Ltd.
iQ3Connect Inc, USA Semi Conductor Laboratory, Department of Space, Goverment of India

A center of Excellence in collaborations with Tata Technologies Ltd is established with total investment of ₹ 4.67 crores.


Subsea Lab

Collaborative Academic Programs

B. Tech CSBS with TCS

Certificate Course with Delloite

PhD with ARAI

Certificate Course with KPMG

Corporate Training Program

For Principal Global

For Reddington

For Precision