New Polytechnic Kolhapur is one of the best Diploma Engineering Institutes in the State of Maharashtra. Diploma in Automobile Engineering course is run at New Polytechnic since 1983. “Excellent Grade” is awarded to Automobile Engineering Department successively for 6 years by MSBTE.

Name of The Institute: New Polytechnic Kolhapur
Name of the Department: Automobile Engineering
Name of The Principal Shri. Shinde V.B.
Name of The H.O.D Shri. Vaidya S.G.
Address: New Polytechnic Kolhapur,
Department of Automobile Engineering,
RS No:264, Shantinagar, Uchagaon,
Tal: Karveer, Dist: Kolhapur,MH, India.
PIN – 416005
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Contact: Shri. Vaidya S.G.
Cell No: 09422048509

Department of “Automobile Engineering” has an intake of 120 students. The Department has state of the art Automobile Engineering Lab. We own 6 Cars, many two wheelers, different types of engines and various cut section models. Auto Department regularly conducts training programs for mechanics, service advisers, faculty members from other institutes. Our Department is treated as a nodal institute by MSBTE and the faculty members work as resource persons for various MSBTE Programs.
The students have carried out various ambitious projects like “Battery Operated Wheel Chair” for a divyang person, Reverse locking system for heavy commercial vehicles, Electro Pneumatic Gear Shifting Arrangement, Maint-Aid fixture for Tractor, Weed Remover, Regenerative Braking System, Water Injection for diesel engine, fuel cell car prototype, Petrol injection for motorcycle etc. These projects have won many state-level prizes and are appreciated nationally and internationally too. The details of the wheelchair project ar available on UNO’s website under the title “Kolhapur Wheel Chair” Many Automobile Organizations like Tata Motors, Bajaj Auto, L & T, Mahindra & Mahindra, Gabrial, Heldex India, Sai Service, Hero group etc, conduct campus interviews for the final year students in New Polytechnic Kolhapur. More than Sixty students of Department of Automobile Engineering are working as Assitant Motor Vehicle Inspectors in R.T.O. Department all over the Maharashtra State.

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