Qualification :

    • Ph.D.

Specialization :

    • CIvil Engineering


    • Department of Civil Engineering

Brief :

Prof. Dr. Rajesh Kherde is an academician with Ph.D. in Civil engineering from Mumbai University and a Gold medallist of Gujrat university in master’s study. He is having 23 years of experience and worked in the capacity of Principal Professor and Head of the department for several years. He has worked as BOS member of civil engineering course in faculty of engineering at Sandip University Nashik. He has successfully handled several responsibilities like NAAC coordinator IQAC coordinator Admission in charge and vice chancellors nominee as an observer for admission process. He has published 11 research papers in international journals and also worked as reviewer for Springer Journal of Water Resources Management. He has also filed four patents attended and organized several workshops and conferences and delivered numerous guest lectures. His contribution in academics involves establishment and development of civil engineering department from scratch. He has designed curriculum of B.Tech. program in Civil Engineering and M.Tech. program in Geo-informatics and Surveying Technology. In addition to the academic contribution he has worked on committees like Examination Admissions Academic Audits Anti ragging committee Disciplinary committee etc. He has been instrumental in planning of teaching- learning process delivering syllabi and designing exhaustive Lab Manuals organizing of special lectures by experts from academics and Industry arranging Industry-Institute Interaction and designing Mentor-Mentee handbook. His positive attitude and enthusiasm has inspired colleagues and students to give the best performance and strive for excellence.

Experience :

    • Total Experience : 23

    • Industrial Experience : 0

    • International Experience : 0

    • Academic Experience : 23

Achievements/ Recognitions/ Awards :

    • • Recipient of the Gold Medal awarded by Gujarat Institute of Civil Engineers and Architects for standing first in the studies of M.E - Civil. • Qualified GATE - 95 with 76.52 percentile.

Professional Memberships :

    • Hydrological Data Users Group

Research Area :

    • water resources engineering Geographical Information system (GIS) rainfall runoff and evapotranspiration modelling and Application of Monte-Carlo simulations in water resources engineering.


    • Strength of Materials, Engineering Mechanics, Water Resources Engineering, Fluid Mechanics,