Department of Engineering Sciences


Ramrao Adik  Institute  of  Technology,  D Y  Patil  University, is  one  of  the  top  rated , premier  institutions  of  the  country, imparting  quality  engineering  education.  Since  its  inception  in  1983, it  has  been  growing  in  leaps  and  bounds. It  has  carved  a  niche  for  itself  in  the  field  of  engineering  education  and  it  is  a  proud  privilege  to  have  an  intake  of  more than   900  students.  The  department  of  “Engineering  Sciences”  has  been  a  part  of  RAIT, since  its  inception.  The  department  plays  a  pivotal  role  in  training  the  students  who  have  just  joined   first  year  engineering  and  imparting  quality  teaching  in  subjects  like  Engineering  Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Mechanics, Basic  Electrical  and  Electronics  Engineering  and  Computer  Programming.  Other  than  these, students  are also  imparted  training  in  soft  skills  and  communication  skills  to  prepare  them   for  future  roles  as  leaders, managers  and  entrepreneurs.

The  department  houses  highly  qualified  and  experienced  faculty  who  have  been  contributing  immensely  to  the  teaching  and  learning  process. The  faculty  is  totally  dedicated  to  impart  quality  education  through  innovative  teaching  methodology.  The  faculty  at  the  same  time  is  also  dedicating  their  sincere  efforts in  research  and  development  by  tying  up  with  industry  and  doing  innovative  projects  in  their  respective  field  of  study.  There  are  faculty  mentors  in  the  department  who  cater  to  the  academic  as  well  as  psychological  needs  of  students.  Students  have  an  excellent  rapport  with  the  faculty  as  they  are  amicable  and  approachable.  In  the  “Engineering  Sciences”  department, the  student-teacher  bond   is  unique  and  appreciable.  Apart  from  academics, students  are  also  encouraged  consistently  to  participate  in  extra-curricular  and  co-curricular  activities.  In  the  beginning  of  the  semester, the  induction  programme  is  organized, which  provides  a  plethora  of  extracurricular  activities  to  students  in  which  they  can  participate  throughout  the  semester.  Yoga, games, creative  arts, motivational  sessions  etc  are   organized  to  train  the  students  in  coping  up  with  stressful  situations  and  facing  the  future  challenges  of  industry  and  life  in  general.

The  department  has  12  classrooms  and  6  laboratories  housed  on  ground, first  and  second  floors. The  classrooms  are  soundproof, spacious  with  high tech  facilities  like  smart  boards  and  LCD, which  initiates  interactive  learning.  Laboratories are  well  equipped  with  latest  instruments , apparatus  and  software.  All  basic  and  modern  amenities  are  provided  to  students  and  faculty, to  make  the  department  a  place  conducive  for  teaching, learning  and  research. The overall ambience  iseco friendly  and  exudes  hope, positivity and  well-being

HOD's Message

“Arise, Awake and Stop not, till the Goal is reached”  Swami Vivekananda

A  very  warm  welcome  to  the  new  batch  of  students  who  will  be  gracing  the  portals  of  RAIT. Your  beaming  expressions  replete  with  anticipation  to  a  new  beginning, is  a  pleasure  that  we  look  forward  to, every  academic  year.  I  heartily  congratulate  you  for  securing  that  coveted  position  in  one of  the most  reputed, world class institutions,   that  imparts  quality  engineering  education.  During  the  coming  four  years, you will be  undergoing  complete 360 degree  training  which  will  not  only  transform  you  into engineers  with  talents  and  expertise  but  would  harness  your potential  to  the  fullest . Apart  from  academics, the  institute offers  you  a  plethora  of  skill development courses  and  extracurricular  activities  which  will fully  activate  your  mind, body  and spirit  to  meet  the  challenges  of  the  industry  and  life  in  general. The  sylvan ambience and  the  lush green campus  would  definitely  add  to  your  enthusiasm ,physical  and emotional well- being.

Your journey as budding engineers has just begun. This  journey  will  be  an  enjoyable  and  fruitful  one  only  if  you  work  diligently  and  sincerely  towards  achieving  your  goals. This  year there  are  many  positive  changes  in  the  curriculum, incorporated  by  our prestigious D.Y Patil University.  These  innovative  teaching  methods  will  add  an  extra  dimension  to  your  personality  and  prepare  you  to  face  the  future  challenges  of  the  industry  as  well  as  life  in  general. Arts, culture, literary  activities, physical  and  social  activities  have  been  introduced  to  encourage  a  balanced, overall  holistic  development  of  students. I  entreat  you  to  involve yourselves  wholeheartedly  into  this  innovative  teaching-learning  ambience  and  secure  your  claim  to  fame  and  success. So  fasten  your  seat  belts…..your  journey  towards  a  bright  and  promising  future  begins  with  elan. Immerse yourself  in  the  joy  of learning  and  innovation.

 Dr. ArpitaPalchoudhury,

Head of Department, Engineering Sciences.

Vision, Mission & Goals


To impart quality education pertaining to First year Engineering. To prepare the students for leadership roles and strengthen the basic concepts which will make them understand the engineering concepts better at higher semesters.To develop the overall character and personality through spiritual workshops so that they not only emerge as excellent engineers but also ethical human beings.


Addressing the basic technical skills of students and make them understand the basics of engineering. Training the students in leadership capabilities which will prepare them for future significant roles at the organizational level.Developing their emotional and spiritual quotient through Stress Management seminars and workshops.Strengthening the foundation of students, by providing exposure to diverse technical fields.Inculcating practical learning through innovative teaching and learning techniques, inculcating ethical values and preparing them to face the challenges of the future.

 Long Term Goals:

  • To develop of departmental research laboratory.
  • To set up platform for more consultancy projects in basic engineering sciences.

 Short Term Goals:

  • To improve methods to enhance academic performance of students.
  • To develop problem solving ability in students so that they can take up future challenges.
  • To inculcate professional skills and ethics in students.
  • Encouraging students and faculty to do more research work to solve real life problems.

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  • Passed HSC or its equivalent examination with Physics and Mathematics as Compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry or Biotechnology or Biology or Technical Vocational subjects, and obtained at least 50% marks in Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical Vocational subjects for OPEN Category and 45% Marksin Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical Vocational subjects for Backward class categories (SC, ST, VJ-NT, OBC, SBC, SEBC) of Maharashtra State only.
  • The Candidate should have appeared in MHT-CET 2020 (PCM) and should have obtained non zero score in MHT-CET 2020.
  • The Candidate should have appeared in JEE MAIN Exam 2020 and should have obtained non zero score in JEE MAIN Exam 2020.

Duration of Course

4 years

Calendar Year

July 2020 to June 2024

List of Documents
  1. S.S.C / Equivalent Examination Marksheet & Passing Certificate.
  2. H.S.C. / Equivalent Examination Marksheet & Passing Certificate.
  3. JEE Marksheet / MH -CET Marksheet.
  4. Leaving or Transfer Certificate from the Institute last attended.
  5. Nationality Certificate, if applicable.
  6. Domicile Certificate, if applicable.
  7. Migration Certificate.
  8. Reserved Category students require Caste Certificate and Caste Validity Certificate duly issued by the competent authority.
  9. Passport in case of Foreign Nationals / Wards of Persons of Indian Origin / Wards of Non Resident Indians.