VPKBIET | Baramati

Department of First Year Engineering


Dr. Aparna Sajjan


The General Sciences Department is committed to provide quality technical education in line with the requirements of today's competitive academic requirement and fast paced technological developments. The department provides environment conducive for harnessing the potential of students through systematic and effective planning and control of teaching learning processes. The basic teaching learning process is supplemented by organizing Technical Competitions, Guest Lectures by Renowned Personalities, Cultural Events and Sports Competitions.

                                        Contact No: 02112-239545
The mission of the Department of General Sciences and Engineering is to provide in depth knowledge to the students in Basic sciences so that they will be ready to provide solutions to scientific and technologicalchallenges in their field of study and for the benefit of the society. To develop communicative approach among the students through language laboratory.
To be a center of excellence in teaching, research and innovation for sustainable development.
  • Impart Learn & Apply Basic principles in the field of Basic Sciences and Humanity.

  • You have learnt Science subjects (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics) in their basic forms. It is the time for you to apply this knowledge to practical situations & practical problems for which you are preparing to be an Engineer. During the course of FE, You will learn Engineering Physics, Engineering Chemistry & Engineering Mathematics.

Faculty

Faculty Name

Designation

Qualification

Dr. Anil Hiwarekar
Professor of Mathematics and Dean Academics M.Sc.,M.Phil,Ph.D.(Mathematics),B.Ed.
Dr. Nirmal Sahuji
Professor M.Sc.(Physics), Ph.D.(Physics)
Dr. Aparna Sajjan
Associate Professor & HOD M.Sc.(Inorganic chemistry),Ph.D.(Chemistry),NET-(Chemical Sciences)
Dr. Anil Disale
Assistant Professor M.Sc. B Ed. (Physics), Ph.D.
Mr. Deepak Sonawane
Assistant Professor M. Sc., A. D. C. S. S. A. A.
Mrs. Gauri Bhoite
Assistant Professor M.Sc.Mathematics, NET-(Mathematical Science), SET-(Maharastra State)
Mr. Anil Patil
Assistant Professor M.A.(English), M Phil,SET,Ph. D.(Pursuing)
Dr. Nitin Jadhav
Assistant Professor M.Sc.,Ph.D. (Chemistry)
Dr. Nitin Shelke
Assistant Professor M.Sc.,Ph.D.(Physics)
Mrs. Supriya Ghadge
Assistant Professor M.Sc.(Mathematics)
Mr. Amol Jadhav
Assistant Professor M. Sc. (Mathematics), Ph.D.(Pursuing)

Laboratory


Engineering Physics Lab

Equipments

Newton's ring Apparatus, Spectrometer, Ultrasonic Interferometer, He-Ne Laser, Polarimeter tube, Malus law apparatus.

Lab. Incharge: Mr. Anil Disale


Engineering Chemistry Lab

Equipments

Electric Oven (1) Distillation plant (1), Fire extinguisher (1) Gas type, Digital balance (1), Digital balance (2) , pH. Meter, LI-120 (5), LI-613 (2), Muffle furnace (1), Colorimeter LC-63 (2), Water bath (1), Oil Bath (1) & conductivity meter CM-180 (2).

Lab. Incharge: Dr. Nitin Jadhav


Students' Achievements


Institute Toppers in University Examinations (2020-21)

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Udaysingh Pawar

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.98

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Amey Suryawanshi

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.98

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Rohit Khalate

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.93

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Sanika Sahuji

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.93

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Srushti Surpur

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.93

Institute Toppers in University Examinations (2019-20)

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Prathamesh More

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.61

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Saurabh Sawant

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.57

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Omkar Lokhande

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.48

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Anurag Nigade

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.45

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Viraj Raut

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.32

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Shreya Jagtap

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.30

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Prajakta Harihar

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.20

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Aditya Maskar

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.11

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Pranali Kulkarni

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.09

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Mahesh Kandgule

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.07

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Rucha Khalate

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.07

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Pranav Rakhunde

Class: First Year
CGPA : 9.07

Students selected for Private Scholarships 2019-20

Cummins Scholarships

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Yash Sawant

Class: First Year
Amount Received : 12,518/- & Laptop

Lila Poonawalla Scholarship

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Priyanka Arde

Class: First Year
Amount Received : 57,000/-

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Poonam Deshmukh

Class: First Year
Amount Received : 60,000+20,000

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Vaishnavi Mhaske

Class: First Year
Amount Received : 45,000/-

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Sonali Potphode

Class: First Year
Amount Received : 40,000/-

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Rameshwari Sarkale

Class: First Year
Amount Received : 45,000/-

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Aishwarya Shinde

Class: First Year
Amount Received : 50,000

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Aboli Sutar

Class: First Year
Amount Received : 40,000/-

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Prajakta Yele

Class: First Year
Amount Received : 45,000/-

Faculty Participation


Participation in Conferences / workshops / Seminars by Teachers 2020-21:


Dr. Aparna Sajjan

25 FDP/STTP/Workshops from various Institutes in India.
Recently completed:

5 days online FDP on "Plastic Waste Management: Challenges & opportunities" on Waste Technology at Central Institute of Petrochemicals Engineering & Technology (CIPET, Lucknow) organized by AICTE Training And Learning (ATAL) Academy, from 23/8/2021 to 27/8/2021.

5 days online FDP on "Redemption from Plastic Pollution: Indian Railways" on Waste Technology at National Rail and Transportation Institute organized by AICTE Training And Learning (ATAL) Academy, from 5/7/2021 to 9/7/2021.

5 days online FDP on “Inculcating Universal Human Values in Technical Education” organized by AICTE, New Delhi, during 17/05/2021 to 21/05/2021.

10 NPTEL courses completed (Two Silver, one Topper 5%, and 07 Elite Certificates)

01 edx course completed with 71% Verified Certificate

15 Coursera courses (All above 90% certificates + one with “Honors” certificate)

Participation in Conferences / workshops / Seminars by Teachers 2018-19:


Dr. Anil Hiwarekar

Attended NPTEL 8 weeks course: Enhancing Soft Skills and Personality (Elite for examination April 2019).

Attended NPTEL 8 weeks course: Introductory Mathematical Methods for Biologists (Elite + Silver for examination April 2019).

Attended NPTEL 12 weeks course completed Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations and Applications, Oct. 2018.

Completed Ordinary Differential Equations, UDEMY online course of 31.5 Hrs. Dec. 2018.

Completed Calculus, UDEMY online course of 20 Hrs. Dec. 2018.
Dr. Aparna Sajjan

Completed NPTEl Course "Introduction to research" (Elite Certificate)

Completed NPTEl Course " Ecology and Environment" (Elite Certificate)

Completed NPTEl Course "Wildlife conservation" (Elite Certificate)
Mr. Anil Patil

Published Paper " Interpreting Salman Rushdie as a Postmodern Writer", Peer-Reviewed International Journal “Asian Quarterly: An International Journal of Contemporary Issues Published Paper "Innovative Ways of Teaching English to Students of Rural India: Challenges and Corrective Measures", in the 8th National Conference on Empowering Students of Rural Bharat with English for Career Development.

Completed IIT Kanpur NPTEL Online Certificate Course on Introduction to Literary Theory during August to September 2018. I received Elite Certificate with 74 % of marks.

"Completed IIT Madras NPTEL Online Certification Course on Technical English for Engineers during August to September 2018. I received Elite Certificate as was the Topper with 87 % of marks."

"Received the Certificate of Appreciation as Top Performing Mentor for guiding students for the NPTEL Online Certification Course on Technical English for Engineers during July to October 2018."

"Received the Certificate of Appreciation as Top Performing Mentor for guiding students for the NPTEL Online Certification Course on Business English Communication during January to June 2018."

Received the Certificate of Appreciation as Top Performing Mentor for guiding students for the NPTEL Online Certification Course on Soft Skills during July to October 2018.

Received the Certificate of Appreciation as Mentor for guiding students for the NPTEL Online Certification Course on Developing Soft Skills and Personality during July to October 2018.

Innovative Ways of Teaching English to Students of Rural India: Challenges and Corrective Measures, published in Conference Proceedings Empowering Students of Bharat with English for Career Development

Learning Language Skills: Challenges and Solutions, published in Seminar Proceedings entitled Innovative Techniques and Technologies in the Teaching of English Language and Literature Studying Salman Rushdie as a Postmodern Writer, in the 9th National Conference on The Literary Kaleidoscope: From Bookshelves to Classroom

Received Topper and Silver Certificate in NPTEL Online Certification Course on Speaking Effectively with 87% of Marks
Mrs. Gauri Bhoite

Completed NPTEL Certification courses “Matrix analysis with applications” by IIT Roorkee during Aug to Sep 2018 with consolated score 77%.(Elite)

Completed NPTEL Certification courses “Introduction to abstract and Linear Algebra” by IIT Kharagpur during Aug to Oct 2018 with consolated score 86%.(Elite).

Completed Udemy Online course of 31.5 hrs of Ordinary Differential Equations’ on 13 Dec. 2018.
Dr. Nitin Shelke

Nitin T. Shelke, S. C. Karle, B. R. Karche, Hydrothermal growth and humidity-dependent electrical properties of molybdenum disulphide nanosheets, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 19(8) (2019) 5158-66.

Ph. D. degree awarded from Solapur University, Solapur, April 2018

Participation in Conferences / workshops / Seminars by Teachers (2017-18):


15th Python in Science Conference (SCIPY 2017)

Name of Faculty : Dr. Nirmal Sahuji

He worked as a Reviewer of Proceedings of the 15th Python in Science Conference (SCIPY 2017), Austin, Texas, USA. He received Top Reviewer citation from the organizer of the Conference.


Participation in Conferences / workshops / Seminars by Teachers (2015-16):


"AICTE approved FDP by IIT Bombay on - Use of ICT in Education for Online and Blended Learning"

Name of Faculty : Mr. Yogesh Chitare

Attended "Four Week AICTE approved FDP by IIT Bombay on - Use of ICT in Education for Online and Blended Learning" Organized by IIT Bombay.

2 May-10 July 2016


ELTAI International Conference

Name of Faculty : Mr. Anil Patil

Research Paper entitled Teaching English Language through Literature presented in the 11th ELTAI International Conference at Vasavi College of Engineering , Hyderabad.

30 June-2 July 2016


ISTE-STTP workshop on "Environmental Studies"

Name of Faculty : Dr. Aparna Sajjan

Participated in two week ISTE-STTP workshop on "Environmental Studies" conducted by IIT Bombay at VPCOE, Baramati.

2nd June to 12th June 2016


Online MOOC Verified Certification

Name of Faculty : Mr. Anil Disale

"Optics and Modern Physics", a course of study offered by RICEx, an online learning initiative of Rice university through EDX, with score of 96%, 30 March, 2016

30 March, 2016


Online MOOC Verified Certification

Name of Faculty : Mr. Yogesh Chitare

"Optics and Modern Physics", a course of study offered by RICEx, an online learning initiative of Rice university through EDX, with score of 96%, 30 March, 2016

30 March, 2016


Online MOOC Verified Certification

Name of Faculty : Dr. Nirmal Sahuji

"Introduction to Python for Data Science", a course of study offered by Microsoft, an online learning initiative of Microsoft Corporation through EDX, with score of 96%, 16 February, 2016.

16 February, 2016


NPTEL Online Certification Course: Technical English for Engineers

Name of Faculty : Mr. Anil Patil

Completed NPTEL Online Certification Course: Technical English for Engineers and scored 96% of marks in it. Fourth Topper in this Examination all over India.

January-March 2016


NPTEL Online Certification course on - Chemistry II:

Name of Faculty : Mrs. Aparna Sajjan

Completed NPTEL Online Certification course on - Chemistry II: Introduction to Molecular Spectroscopy".

January-March 2016


ELTIS , SYMBIOSIS, Pune

Name of Faculty : Mr. Anil Patil

Presented Research Paper entitled Teaching Effective Listening and Active Vocabulary in the 6th National Conference at ELTIS of SYMBIOSIS in Pune.

5-6 February 2016


Python For Education And Scientific Computing

Name of Faculty : Dr. Nirmal Sahuji

International Conference on Python For Education And Scientific Computing, IIT-Bombay, Mumbai

Dec 14-16,2015


ELTIS , SYMBIOSIS, Pune

Name of Faculty : Mrs. Aparna Sajjan

Attended two day QIP workshop on "Rubber technology" organized by Dept. of Polymer Engg., MIT, Kothrud, Pune. Sponsored by BCUD, SPPU.

7th Jan to 8th Jan 2016

Departmental Activities


  • Internal Quality Improvement Program

  • E-Olympiad Examinations for school students from 3rd to 5th November 2020.
  • Report of E-olympiad Examinations
  • E-Olympiad Examinations Toppers
  • List of Centers of Excellence


    Sr. No. Name of the Faculty Title of Center of Excellence
    1. Dr. A. P. Hiwarekar Center of Enhancing Teaching-Learning
    2. Mr. A. S. Disale Center for Soil and Water Testing
    3. Mr. D. S. Sonawane Mahalanobis Center for Statistical Computing
    4. Dr. A. G. Sajjan Centre of Excellence in Plastic Waste Management
    5. Mrs. G. G. Bhoite Center of Excellence in Srinivas Ramanujan Centre for Enhancement of Mathematical Abilities
    6. Mr. A. B. Patil Center of Excellence for Enhancement of English and Foreign Languages
    7. Dr. N. A. Jadhav Centre for Advanced Functional Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology
    8. Dr. N. T. Shelke Centre of Layered Nanomaterials for Optoelectronics
    9. Mrs. S. S. Ghadge Center of Excellence in Modern methods in Mathematics
    10. Mr. A. S. Jadhav Center for Excellence for Applications of Mathematics in Engineering and Science.
    11. Mr. N. S. Pandhare Center for Enhancing of Communication Skills and Personality
    12. Ms. F. Y. Shaikh Center of Excellence in Study of Biopolymers and their Industrial Application
    13. Mr. T. D. Chimbhalkar Centre of Excellence in Models of Physics Concepts for Engineers

    Guest Lectures


    Name of Speaker/Guest Topic Date
    Dr. Daljeet Kaur
    Dr. B. S. Waghe (Sinhgad, Pune)
    Engineering Mathematics 06/04/17 & 07/04/17

    Downloads


    Syllabus


    Time Table


    Lab. Manual


    Question Bank of Sem-II (Theory)