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Activities Conducted in year 2019-20

  • Registration of RIT in Institute Innovation Council (IIC).
    • Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India has established ‘MHRD’s Innovation Cell (MIC)’ to systematically foster the culture of Innovation amongst all Higher Education Institutions (HEIs). The primary mandate of MIC is to encourage, inspire and nurture young students by supporting them to work with new ideas and transform them into prototypes while they are informative years. RIT has registered in this initiative. Under initiative “India First Leadership Talk Series" with Honourable Minister of Human Resource Development, Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank’, talk on: "Innovation for Resurgent India" was aired on 22nd August 2019 from 11:00 AM. ED track students and faculties were present for listening talk.
  • “Illuminate” One Day Workshop by E-Cell RIT
    • To promote Entrepreneurial culture in campus, E-Cell RIT organized one day workshop in collaboration with E-Cell IIT Bombay, titled “Illuminate” on 13 January 2020. Huge response by students from all years & all branches apart from E-Cell Members.90 students participated in the event. Mentors from IIT Bombay guided students in training case studies, hands on experience with business model preparation & presentation. Financial support from Institute to promote this activity.

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  • Expert Talk on Entrepreneurship Development for Final Year B. Tech ED track students & mentors:
    • To motivate students for entrepreneurship & their further nurturing, expert talk by Mrs. RajashriPatil, HR trainer, Career Counsellor, who is currently a board member of EDI, Ahmedabad, and Executive member of Surya Group Pune, Mr. Anandrao V. Patil, IAS officer, was arranged on Thursday, 16.01.2020.It was one to one interaction with students & mentors about entrepreneurship development. 

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  • E-CELL Summit at IIT, Mumbai
    • RIT E-Cell participated in E-Cell Summit organized by E-Cell, IIT Mumbai from 1ST -2nd 2020 at IIT Bombay.110 students participated in national event. It is pleasure to announce that RIT E-CELL grabbed 2ND Runner UP in IIT Bombay’s National Entrepreneurship Challenge (NEC).

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Activities Conducted in year 2018-19

Establishment of AI Club -

To promote Entrepreneurial culture in campus, one more club-Artificial Intelligence club started in this year.

Inauguration of E-Cell,2019 -

E-Cell has been established in Institute to promote Entrepreneurial culture. Inauguration done at the hands of  Dr. Prakash Mugli, M.D., Enerzi Microwave systems Pvt. Ltd. Belgaum

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Entrepreneur of the Week-

E-Cell students have taken new initiative for Interaction with successful Entrepreneurs. A program Entrepreneur Of Week is started.

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Visit at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research-

Prof. M. V. Pisal along with student from space club RIT Visited Tata Institute of Fundamental. Research Institute regarding ballooning project at RIT

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Visit at Indian Institute of Geomagnetism-

Space club students are working on project given by Indian Institute of Geomagnetism under guidance of Dr. Tulsiraman.

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Night Lectures-

This year Night lectures are arranged on every Tuesday for preparing students for general awareness. Omkar Kadam, TY CSE delivered on topics such as  

1.  Relation of India Pakistan & Interest of world in it. 2. One belt-One road, Initiative by China.

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Visit to E-Summit IIT-Bombay,2019 -

This year 65 students visited E Summit at IIT, Bombay. Their registration fees was sponsored by RIT

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Employability skill development by Singapore Polytechnic-

This academic year 24 students are working in B.Tech. ED Track. All students are appearing for online course Entrepreneurial & Employability skill development by Singapore Polytechnic.  Out of total fees Rs. 6000/-, Shivaji University sponsored  Re.2000/- & RIT will sponsor  Rs. 1000/-. Programs on Financial aspects, Business canvas & Plan, Marketing & Achievement Motivation were arranged .

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Faculty Development Program-

Faculty Development Program was carried out under ED Cell. It was 2 Day’s program to guide and train teachers in the field of entrepreneurship for betterment of students.

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Workshops for ED Track Students-

Dr. Satish Mokashi from Aurangabad came here to take workshop on Achievement and Motivation for the ED track students. That workshop was for 2 Days, 15th and 16th March respectively.

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One more workshop were there on business plan and value proposition.

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Sessions by Jugaad-Funda

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Other Activities-

  • Students from RIT E-Cell had attended session on “UDYOGYOKTA VIKAS SHIBIR” at karad.
  • Students are also working on another project by Govt.of Rajasthan for Balloon satellite and Rocket Projects.
  • Media Cell students covered publicity , Interview with Guest for Graduation Ceremony, also supported various programs such as final year students photo session, Industry- Institute conclave-interaction with Hon. Hanmantrao Gaikwad-BVG Group. , Media partner for CTL.
  • 2 Students from E-Cell won the competition at E-Summit IIT Bombay, 2019.
  • Space club students demonstrated successful launching of Rocket at the inauguration function of SDNx Space exploration lab, Kolhapur.
  • This year 26 students from CIIED completed Startup Upgrad
  • 15 students completed on line program on Financial Management by Anil Lamba.
  • 28 students completed their projects in Entrepreneurship Development In B.Tech. ED Track. Two projects are in pipeline.


Activities Conducted in year 2017-18

Entrepreneur Week Program in 2017-18, Vishal Jadhav and Paresh Adavani

Entrepreneurship as a career:  Motivational Seminar for all Third-year students from all branches conducted on Sept.9, 2017.  Faculty- Mr.Vivek Sinare-Redefine Skills & Learnings Pvt. Ltd

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp: Three days  program was organized for polytechnic students  during Nov.6 to 8, 2017.Program was organized in association with NYDC ,Pune. No. of students participated- 82.

One day workshop on “Entrepreneurship Development” in association with E-cell IIT Bombay at RIT, Rajaramnagar organized on 12th Sept.2015.

Rajarambapu Institute of Technology in collaboration with E-CELL (IIT) Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay had arranged one day workshop for budding entrepreneurs. The main speaker of the workshop was Mr. Rohit Lalwani, chairman of Talent Bridge and inculcates cooperation. The program started with the speech of Director Mrs. Sushma kulkarni telling the students about importance of entrepreneurship and looking it as a great career opportunity other than jobs. The Head of the Center for innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship Development (CIIED) Prof. P.P.Deshpande also projected his ideas and concepts of the workshop to the students. He depicted that the rise of unemployment and recession demands the growth of new entrepreneurs and leaders.               

IIT, Bombay arranges EUREKA a business plan competition every year where more than 8000 participants present their business models. To appreciate and help the participants to execute their ideas and business models, investors and venture capitalists from all over the ASIA and Silicon Valley try to help them. So to prepare their business plans CIIED cell of R.I.T. had arranged this one day workshop ‘ILLUMINATE’ – A pre eureka workshop. The main objective of CIIED cell is to make the students to solve various problems in the society; look at the problem as they are opportunities; to sow the seeds of ideas now and reap the benefits later.

Hon. P.M Narendra Modi also has quoted “Make In India” and announced new mantra “Start up India ; Stand up India” in response to this we should come together and try to make the dream come alive this was told by Raviraj Mohite the college representative of R.I.T. for IIT, Bombay. The workshop was an inclusion of participative learning and performing group exercises would have given better exposure to the participants. Sarvesh Bajaj, Sanjay Jadhav, Jaydeep Kadam, Vrushali Desai, Anirudh Deshmukh, Ashfaq Mulla, Pranay Kotangle were the core committee from E-cell that arranged this workshop. It was anchored by Aditi Khambkar and Ajit Kenjale. The total number of participants from R.I.T. as well as other colleges exceeded 110. The feedback from the participants was positive and more students wanted to attend the workshop and were interested in participating in many such opportunities provided by CIIED cell R.I.T.

Overall it was a successful workshop which was result of hard work of CIIED E-cell. Organizing committee would like to thank RIT management and TEQIP for supporting this program by paying half of the registration fee of each and every RIT participant to encourage and motivate our budding entrepreneurs.

March 25 to March 27, 2014 - Entrepreneurship Awareness  Program was organized for 3 days.
No .of   students  participated-80    ( from  MBA.Dept.s)

March 20 to march 22,2014 - Entrepreneurship Awareness  Program was organized for 3 days.
No. of  students  participated-150    ( from   Engg.Dept.s)

 Feb.13, 2014 - IPR ,Patents, Trademark ,Importance for engineers &  Entrepreneurers
Faculty-Mr.Samendra Patil. 
Time-3.00pm to 5.30 pm.

March 5,2014 - Import & Export Marketing.
Faculty-Milind Toro
Time-3.00pm to 5.30 pm.

Jan 30,2014 - Entrepreneurship as Career
Faculty-Mr.Ravindra Miniyar,Pune
Organized for all students of S.Y.B.Tech .   
Session-10.15 am to12.30 pm-Mech/Aut/Civil
session- 3.00pm  to 5.00 pm  -Electrical/E&TC/CSE/IT

Feb 1 & 2,2014 - Entrepreneurship Summit-2014
Organized by IIT Bombay.
No. of Students participated-37 (Registration Fees  sponsored  by R.I.T.)

Jan 26,2014 - Workshop on Entrepreneurship Development.
Organized by Karad Urban Bank Ltd. Karad.
No. of Students participated-09
Faculty- Mr. Vivek Sinare. (Ex.Reg. Manager MITCON, Certified Trainer of IFC,EDI,NIESBUD)
No .Of  Faculty attended- 68

Motivational  CD DISPLAY & DISCUSSION   on      Entrepreneurship Development.
5.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.

30 Sept.,2013-               THE WORLD OF WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS.
1  Octo.,2013-                PROBLEM SOLVING.
3  Octo.,2013-                CASH CRISES.
4  Octo.,2013-                PROPERITY CRISES.

Aug 31.2013

One Day workshop on' ROLE OF ENGINEERING FACULTY IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT' Was organized under TEQIP-II for faculty in institute.

February 28 to March 3,2013

Entrepreneurship Awareness Programme was organized for 3 days under DST-NIMAT project. No. of Students Participated.- 158

February 23, 24, 25 2012

Entrepreneurship Awareness Programme was organized for 3 days No. of Students Participated.- 145

October 5 2011

Creativity and excellence in engineering for F.E. all branches Faculty- Krishnakant Khamkar, Kolhapur

October 10 2011

  1. Launching SSI- for interested students in Institute Faculty Sandip pawar, Kolhapur Time: 10:00 to : 1:00 AM No. of participants - 80
  2. Introduction to share market Faculty- Mr. N. A. Kazi, Charted Accountant, Kolhapur No. of participants- 60 Time - 3:00 to 6:00 PM

August 30 2011

One day programme on Entrepreneurship as carrer for S.E. all branches students Faculty- Mr. Ravindra Maniyar. Pune

March 7,8,9, 2011

Entrepreneurship Awareness Programme was organized for 3 days in association with MITCON, Pune. No. of Students Participated.- 150.

February 24, 25, 2011

Two Days programme was arranged from SE & TE Students of all branches on topic - "Entrepreneurship as Career" Faculty- Mr. Ravindra Maniyar.

October 10, 2010

Establishment of product innovation & development centre. Many students have different ideas about their own product as about certain mechanism. In regular academic activity, they cannot work on it. Hence to develop their idea, basic manufacturing, faculities are made available in the centre. Any student from any branch will work here on their idea. Required material & guidance will be provided by Institute Workshop.