Business Bureau :
THE University Grants Commission (UGC) conferred autonomous status on St Vincent Pallotti College of Engineering & Technology on September 7, 2021. The same was notified by RTM Nagpur University on September 24. To mark the occasion, the college organised a short function on September 27. Gracing the occasion were Dr Subhash Chaudhari, Vice Chancellor, RTM Nagpur University, Dr M B Diagavane, Joint Director, Technical Education, Regional Office, Dr P B Maheshwary, Dean of Science and Technology, RTM Nagpur University. Also present were a close circle of friends and well-wishers of the college both from industry and academia. The highlight of the function was the formal handing over of the document of notification of the autonomous status by the chief guest Vice Chancellor to the College authorities.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr Subhash Chaudhari congratulated the college management on joining the select club of autonomous colleges in Nagpur. Dr M B Daigavane highlighted the need for introducing “content beyond syllabus” to bridge the gap between academia and industry. Dr P B Maheswary encouraged teachers to adopt outcome based teaching plan and ensure that the specific outcome of each class is attained. The Principal Dr Surendra Gole spoke of Industry 4.0, present day industrial revolution and the urgent need for a corresponding ‘Education 4.0’ to match requirements of industries. Director Fr. Dr Paul was vocal in his appreciation of the contributions of the faculty members of the college and alumni. Fr. Joy, Chairman appreciated the management and staff of the college for the achievement and promised all support in the implementation of autonomy. Prof Gowardhan, Vice Principal, proposed the vote of thanks.