EDP Cell

Entrepreneurship Cell/Technology Business Incubator

Availability

The EDP cell is prevailing in the Institute since so many years and our alumni have proved their skill by establishing themselves as good entrepreneurs.

The objectives of the Cell are to

  1. Motivate students to start small & medium scale industry / business
  2. Improve students entrepreneurial abilities/knowledge
  3. Conduct:
    • Entrepreneurship Awareness program.
    • Entrepreneurship Development Programs (EDP).
    • Faculty Development Programs (FDP). 
    • Skill Development Programs (SDP).
  1. Provide students with training in disciplines that are necessary for starting a new business. i.e. selecting product/project, formulating business plan, understanding the process to setting up new business. 

Management

With the reopening of post covid offline teaching learning process and co-curricular activities in the institute, the Entrepreneurship and innovation cell is rejuvenated with fresh appointment and committee to execute and implement various related activities. The institute level activities are carried out in a well-furnished EDP cell office. The cell office is an excellent source of information about national and state government assistance and financing schemes for EDP-related activities. Dr. Mohankumar P. Hampali is coordinator of Entrepreneurship Development Cell. Each department’s 3-4 student volunteers and faculty constitute the cell. The current year’s EDP cell is as follows

Sr. No

Name

Designation

Role 

1

Dr. Mohankumar P. Hampali

I/C Head 

Coordinator

2

Mr. S. M. Mandre

Lecture Mettalurgy

Member

3

Mr. S. S. Birje

Lecturer E&TC

Member

4

Mr. J. B. Patil

Lecturer Mech

Member

5

Mr. C. S. Phutane

Lecturer Electrical

Member

Student Volunteers

6

Ganesh Guge

TYCE

Student Volunteer

7

Harshawardhan Patil

SYME

Student Volunteer

8

Shrinivas Shinde

TYMT

Student Volunteer

9

Siddhi Sutar

TYET

Student Volunteer

10

Varad Nitin Kulkarni

TYIT

Student Volunteer

11

Diksha Parakhe

TYIT

Student Volunteer

12

Vaibhav Kotwal

SYCE

Student Volunteer

13

Omkar Kasarkar

TYEE

Student Volunteer

14

Vinay Maruti Kumbhar

SYIT

Student Volunteer

Effectiveness

Entrepreneurship and innovation cell conducted various activities. Few of such activities are mentioned in below table. 

Sr. No.

Date

Nature of Activity

Name of Entrepreneur/ Expert/ Alumni/ Resource person

Designation and Address of Resource Person

Number of students attended activity

1

31/08/2018

Expert Lecture on “Value Education for Personality Development”

Mr. Shivaji Nerle  

Social Person A/P,Nerli-Tal. Karvir

54

2

15/02/2019

Expert Lecture on “Entrepreneurship Development”

Mr. Gorakh Mali

Chairman MAKH, Five Star MIDC Kagal

139

3

08/03/2019

Expert lecture on “Personality development “

Mr. Amit S. Vaidya

Asst. Professor, KIT’s College of Engineering, Kolhapur

100

4

29/08/2019

Industrial Recruitment Awareness Program

Mr. Chetan Suryavanshi, 

Operation Executive NEEM KA/MH/Goa

105

5

18/01/2020

Expert lecture on “Personality development and youth”

Mr. Pradip A. Bobhate

Prabodhankar Thackrey Yuva Vakta Puraskar 2019

150

6

12/08/2021

Online Interview of Alumnee on topic “Career Opportunities After Diploma”

1) Ex student and Industrialist Mr. Gorakh Mali
2) Mr. Ranjit More, 

1) Mr. Gorakh Mali, Chairman MAKH,

MIDC Kagal
2) Mr. Ranjit More, Proprietor Tooltech Engineers Kolhapur

200

7

17/12/2021

Webinar on “Road Design & Earthwork  Calculations by using Sofware”

Mr. Girish J. Arekar

Director, Active Software Consultancy & Research pvt. Ltd

150

8

03/01/2022

Expert lecture on “Entrepreneurship Development after diploma Engineering”

Mr. Vijay Sapale

(MD of Arc Craft Pvt.ltd)

50

9

20/04/2022

Entrepreneurship Development

Mr. Shashank Rameshwar

Co-founder Leaping Frog Consulting Pvt. ltd

80

10

25/04/2022

Expert lecture on “Personality development and concentration”

Mr. Arjun koli

(Retired army officer)

100

11

27/05/2022

Entrepreneurship Awareness Seminar

Smt. Vanita Patil

Project Officer,

MCED Kolhapur

25

12

 11/05/2022

Expert lecture On “PWD Accounting -Tenders “

 Mr. Sreekonda S. Sarma

 Retired PWD Accountant, Sapient Institute of Construction Management

180 

Entrepreneurship Awareness Seminar By Project officer, MCED Smt. Vanita Patil on 27th May, 2022

Success stories

Many Students benefitted by activities conducted by Entrepreneurship and innovation cell. Many alumni became successful entrepreneur. Few of the remarkable Success stories

Sr. No.Name of studentProgramPass out yearDesignationName and address of industry
1Siddharth MaliEC2018Proprietor

AntiGra Systems Pvt Ltd, X15, Gokul shorgaon MIDC, Kolhapur – 416234.

www.antigra.com

2Mr. Aref ShaikhMechanical2010Co-coordinator 
3Rushikesh K. GuravEC2017ProprietorEkta nagar, Anantroto, Kagal, 416216
4Sudhakar SutarEE1996ProprietorHenry Industrial Services
Krishnakunj, Plot no 68, RS No 47/B, Court Colony, Airport Rd, Ujalaiwadi, Kolhapur
5Rushikesh Sanjay JamdarME2008ProprietorSweet Ice Cream Manufacture, Bhadole, Maharashtra 416112
6Umesh Pandurang ShindeME2020ProprietorShri Mahalaxmi engineering, near sound casting, Shiroli MIDC Kolhapur
7Suraj Sanjay BhopaleCE2017ProprietorRDC concrete Mumbai
8Shreeram SurvaseMetallurgy2010DirectorR. R. Industries,
586/4 Plot No. 8, MIDC Shiroli, Kolhapur