Dr. Nitin Khedkar
Deputy Director Administration, Ph. D. (Mechanical Engg.)
Working as Deputy Director Administration, Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department. He has played a key role in establishing and developing the very first technical institute of Symbiosis (Symbiosis Institute of Technology) and worked with the capacity of Deputy Director from 2008 to 2010. He has completed PhD (Mechanical Engineering) from Symbiosis International University and Masters from College of Engineering Pune. There are total 25 Publications in international journals indexed in Scopus and SCI expanded, 1 patent Published and 2 are in Progress.
He is working on Major Research Project Funded by SIU worth INR 20 Lakh and successfully completed 3 minor research project funded by SIU amounting 4.5 lakh. He is recognized as a reviewer for various national and international journals. He was invited as a subject expert for viva-voce of research scholars at various universities. He has developed a first research lab at SIT in 2014, Advanced Manufacturing Technology (AMT) Lab that is equipped with a manufacturing facility in Non-Conventional machining, conventional machining, digital manufacturing and material characterization technique. He is associated with various professional bodies of HCI, SAE, ISTE and ADI. He is pioneer in starting unique initiative like Special diploma in business management for SIT students jointly achieved with B. Tech degree. He worked on various administrative and academic committees of Symbiosis International University like BOS, BOE, NAAC, AC and SCC and many more.
Engineering Graduate (B.E./ B.Tech.)in ANY relevant disciplines of Engineering with minimum four years duration from any recognized University/Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade (45% Marks or equivalent grade for Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes)