Programme - M. Tech in Mechanical Engineering –Heat Power Engineering


About Programme:

Heat Power engineering is a specialized branch of mechanical engineering that deals with the movement of heat energy and transfer. Post-Graduation in Heat Power Engineering stream lays emphasis on advanced learning with the tools like synthesis, design and optimization to meet current challenges in Industries and Ecosystem. Core courses included in this stream connected with industries such as aerospace, automotive, construction, production and process are Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer, Refrigeration and Air-conditioning, Power plant engineering , Fluid Mechanics etc. The in depth teaching learning orientation will help students to build their career starting from research to contribute their knowledge to grow economy and ecosystem.

This course offers wide range of electives to add on key skills for professionals like Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), RAC, I. C. Engine Design etc . To the concern of environment this stream contributes more in the field of Production of eco-friendly devices and maintain healthy environment.

The M.Tech. Programme in Mechanical – Heat Power Engineering is approved by AICTE and affiliated to D Y Patil University Pune.

Programme Objectives:

  • Engineers will be able to design a system to meet desired needs considering economic, environmental, social, health and safety, manufacturability and sustainability.
  • Engineers will be able to identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyse complex engineering problems in the fields of Heat Power Engineering reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.

Programme Structure:

  • Engineering Science courses
  • Professional Core Courses.
  • Professional Elective courses relevant to chosen specialization/branch.
  • Open subjects – Electives from other technical and /or emerging subjects.
  • Mini Project/Seminar
  • Project work in industry or professional /Research organization
  • Mandatory Audit Courses

Programme Specialization/Track Offered:

  • Heat Power Engineering

Programme Delivery:

  • Classroom Learning: Theoretical lectures, interactive session, audio / video, digital classrooms.
  • Continuous Evaluation and assessment: Internal 60% and External 40% for each subject
  • Group based learning: Group Assignments & Presentations to learn collaborative skills
  • Technical workshops
  • Industry-Academia Guest lecture, Seminars & Conferences
  • Webinars for National and Global Exposure
  • Live projects, group projects, winter projects and summer internship
  • Field visits

Certifications* :

  • The certification programmes shall be organized at various schools/ departments as per the branches or programmes, required for Technical and Professional Managerial skills with leading and reputed Industry, Professionals and Certifying organizations.
  • Students can also pursue courses on online platforms such as a massive open online course (MOOCs*),Coursera*, National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL*) etc.

Credits :

Total Credits: 90

Intake: 24 Students


  1. Candidate should be an Indian National.
  2. Passed Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field of Engineering and Technology from All India Council for Technical Education or Central or State Government approved institutions or equivalent, with at least 50% marks (at least 45 % in case of Backward class categories and Person with Disability candidates belonging to Maharashtra State only)
  3. Passed Bachelor Degree in the relevant course of Engineering and Technology as specified in the eligibility criteria for admission to a Post Graduate Degree course of the concerned University for which admission is being sought
  4. Obtained Non-Zero positive score in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) conducted by Indian Institute of Technology.

  5. For sponsored candidate, minimum two years of full time work experience in a registered firm / company/ industry/ educational and/or research institute / any Government Department or Government Autonomous Organization in the relevant field in which admission is sought

*Eligibility Criteria rules as stated by AICTE and UGC will be applicable from time to time.

Selection Process:

All Eligible students willing to apply for M. Tech. Programme should submit their academic credentials and entrance test score. Based on above, a merit list will be prepared.

Industry collaborations:

Sr.No Name of Industry Type Scope
1 CAD CAMGURU MOU Training, Projects, Seminar, Conference, Consultancy
2 JETIR MOU Paper Publication
3 IJRAR MOU Paper Publication
4 MG Aricent Private Limited MOU Paper Publication
5 Solution Lab MOU Training, Projects, Seminar, Conference, Consultancy
6 Assist Design Automation PVT. LTD MOU Training of VR & AR

ExtraCurricular Activities:


Dr. Abhay Pawar

Dr. Shylesha Channapattana

Dr. Shriramshastri Chavali

Er. Jayashree Zope

Er. Pooja Thorat

Er. Avinash Patil

Industry Experts:

Dr. Mukesh Patil

Ramrao Adik Institute of Technology Nerul Navi Mumbai

Dr. Daulappa Bhalke

AISSM’S College of Engineering Pune

Er. Nikhil Bhaskaran

Shunya IoT–AI Research Centre Pune.

Dr. Sanjeev Wagh

Government College of Engineering Karad

Er. Tushar Kute

MITU Skillologies Pune

Dr. Rajesh Kulkarni

Smt Indira Gandhi College of Engineering Mumbai

Dr. Emmanuel M.


Er. Sunil Giri
Senior Software Developer

FireEye Inc.

Er. Nimish Sonar
Project Lead


Dr. Ajit Bhosale
Associate Professor

Cummins College of Engineering

Dr. Atul Kulkarni
Associate Professor

Vishwakarma Institute of Information Technology Pune

Dr. Avinash Waghmare
Associate Professor

AISSM’S College of Engineering Pune

Mr. Mukesh Chaudhari
Senior Manager

Siemens Ltd

Mrs. Prachi Kale
Assistant Manager

Vidyaprathistan s Kamalnayan Bajaj Institute Engineering & Technology Baramati

Mr. Prakash Shinde
Divisional Manager

Kirloskar Brothers Ltd Pune

Dr. Philip Jose
Vice President, R&D Electrical and Electr

Bajaj Auto Ltd.

Mr. Udayan Pathak
Deputy General Manager – Engineering Quality ERC

Tata Motors Limited Pune

Dr. Rahul Agrawal
Associate Professor

Sandip University

Mr. Ashwin Limaye
Structural Engineer

Tower Engineering Professionals Inc. TEP

Dr. Uttam Awari

AISSM’S College of Engineering Pune

Dr. Sunil Thakare

Anantrao Pawar College of Engineering and Research Pune

Co-Curricular Activities:

Current Academic Year

Academic Calendar

M. Tech Academic Calendar 2020-21
Academic Activities First Term Second Term
Commencement of Teaching 16/07/2020 4/1/2021
Class Test-I 28/8/2020 To 01/09/2020 01/02/2021 To 03/02/2021
Class Test-II 13/10/ 2020 To 16/10/2020 17/02/2021 To 20/02/2021
Mid Semester Examination 26/10/2020 To 31/10/2020 08/03/2021 To 10/03/2021
Conclusion of Term 21/11/2020 16/4/2021
University Practical Exam. / Oral 25/11/2020 To 03/12/2020 21/04/2021 To 24/04 2021
End Semester Examination 07/12/2020 To 17/12/2020 03/05/2021 To 12/05/2021
Winter Vacation : 18/12/2020 To 02/01/2021
Summer Vacation -13/05/2021 To 30/05 2021

*The school/college has all the rights to revise the academic calendar at any time

Programme Structure:

  • Engineering Science courses
  • Professional Core Courses.
  • Professional Elective courses relevant to chosenspecialization/branch.
  • Open subjects – Electives from other technical and /or emerging subjects.
  • Mini Project/Seminar
  • Project work in industry or professional /Research organization
  • Mandatory Audit Courses

Disclaimer: * University has right to make the changes in programme structure / subject basket/ assessment / evaluation.

Subject Basket:



Board Of Studies:

Dr. D. R. Pangavhane

Professor, Government COE, Awasari

Dr. Geeta Lathkar

Director, MGM, Nanded & Mumbai

Dr. Amit Bhingurde

COO, TAL Manufacturing Solutions Ltd

Dr. Dineshsingh Thakur

Dean, DIAT, Khadakwasala

Er. Sachin Dongre

Sr. Exec. Mechanical Design Engg Thermax

Admission Handbook


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I can positively say that DYP University has been the best part of my life full of learning opportunities that were filled with fun and frolic. The most I admire is the support that I received from the Department of Mechanical

Er. Sangram Puhan - Assistant Proessor, Tolani Maritime InstitutePune.