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Department of Automobile Engineering

Dreams on wheels

अमन्त्रम् अक्षरं नास्ति  नास्ति मूलमनौषधम् । अयोग्यः पुरुषो नास्ति योजकस्तत्र दुर्लभः ।।

About Automobile Engineering Diploma Programme

Are you a hot wheels fan? Did you spend your childhood playing Road Rash and Need For Speed? Were you one of those who used to split their car toys to see what’s inside? Well most of us have spent our childhood playing with car toys and trucks. If you have dreamed about making a career in creating incredible automobile production,designs and services then a Diploma in Automobile Engineering is perfect for you.

Automobile Engineering is a branch of engineering which comprises designing, manufacturing and operating automobiles. It deals with vehicle engineering in which students get to learn about designing and building motorcycles, cars, trucks, bikes, etc. The Automobile industry is one of the fastest-growing industries with various career opportunities in both the public and private sectors globally. This field is filled with great scope for automobile and vehicle engineers. However, building a great career in the automobile industry comes with great technical and managerial skills.Pursuing a Diploma in Automobile Engineering will equip you with a certain level of knowledge of automobile design required to step into the fast-paced industry. 

Diploma in Automobile Engineering is a full-time 3-year Automobile engineering program. Automobile engineering is the sub-branch of Mechanical Engineering which is designed to help students gain knowledge and skills required by professionals in the automobile industry. Most of the industrial manufacturing in India involves the production of Automobile Component which in turn Automobile Engineering program has Huge Scope in the Manufacturing, Service and Design Industry.

About Department

NPK’s Department of “Automobile Engineering” has an intake of 60 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, and 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. 

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.

First Year Intake : 60 Seats

Direct Second Year Intake : Please Contact Admission Cell for Latest Information(Click Here)

15+ Years Experienced Teaching Faculty

Suhaschandra Deshmukh

Specialised in Automobile Component Design

Prof. S. Deshmukh

Head Of Department

Abhijeet Walwadkar

Specialised in Automobile Component Design

Prof. A.Walwadkar

Sl. Grade Lecturer

Prof. Shivaji Katware

Specialised in Automobile Component Design

Prof. Shivaji Kataware

Sr. Lecturer

Sanjay Dalavi

Specialised in Automobile Component Design

Prof. Sanjay. Dalavi

Sr. Lecturer

Prof Rohan Desai

Specialised in Automobile Component Design

Prof. Rohan Desai

Sr. Lecturer

Prof Ashish Thorat

Specialised in Automobile Component Design

Prof. Ashish Thorat

Sr. Lecturer

Prof Vaibhav Patankar

Specialised in Automobile Component Design

Prof. Vaibhav Patankar

Sr. Lecturer

Name : Prof. Deshmukh Suhaschandra
Designation : H.O.D
Education : B.E.(Prod) ME app

Name : Prof. Walwadkar Abhijeet
Designation : S. Lecture
Education : B.E.(Mech) ME (Heat Power)

Name : Prof. Katware Shivaji G.
Designation :  Lecture
Education : B.E.(Mech) ME app

Name : Prof. Desai Rohan
Designation :  Lecture
Education : B.E.(Mech)

Name : Prof. Dalavi Sanjay
Designation :  Lecture
Education : B.E.(Mech) ME (production) app

Name : Prof. Thorat Ashish
Designation :  Lecture
Education : B.E.(Mech) ME (CAD/CAM/CAE)app

Name : Prof. Patankar Vaibhav
Designation :  Lecture
Education : B.E.(Mech) ME (CAD/CAM/CAE)

Name : Prof. Yadav Ravi
Designation :  Lecture
Education : B.E.(Mech) ME app

  1. Best Innovations.
  2. AIMV in all RTO's of Maharashtra
  3. Oldest Automobile Department in Maharashtra.
  4. #1 Automobile Engineering Lab in Maharashtra.
  5. MOU with Mahindra M-shiksha.
  1. #1 Autombile Engineering Department in Maharashtra.
  2. Excellent Grade by "MSBTE", Government of Mahrashtra.

Department of Automobie Engineering has done MOU with various organisation in Maharashtra state for betterment of Students and Institute.

  1. Mahindra M-shiksha
    For training of modern technology in Mahindra Vehicle and to train mahindra M-shiksha staff.
  2. "2-Wheeler mechanical association" Kolhapur Maharashra.
    For training of 2 wheeler mechanics in Kolhapur district in Institute.

Professional Scope of the Automobile Engineering Programme.


Automobile Engineering Program Certification plays important role in getting Startup loan from Government of India as well as Private Financial Institution. Professional knowledge of this program reduces the chances of business failure by 90% and one can become master of their business in terms of Technology and Management.

Link: Startup Loan by Government of India.
Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana

One can Start following kind of Business:


Manufacture components or Product for Automobile Industry.

Service :

Start Service Unit to Service Automobile Products(CAR, Bike, Truck etc.).

Trading :

Start Trading business of Automobile Components and Products.

Ecommerce :

Sell Automobile Components, Accessories and products online.


Automobile Engineering Program unable you to seek Job in following Designation.


One can become Inspector in Regional Transport Office.

Vehicle Insurance Survivor:

Settle Insurance Claim of Insured Product.

The campus is filled with positive energy and exuberance. My first visit left me awestruck after looking at the infrastructure and maintenance of the college.The campus is full of limitless opportunities if you want to discover yourself.
Deep Vasa
M D : Rocket Engineering Kolhapur
There is something motivational and special in this environment which made us study and enjoy co-curricular activities. All the professors are very helpful and they guided us all the time.
Mangesh Gurav
R T O , Kolhapur District
These three years were the amazing years of my life. We were blessed with the best professors who guided us throughout. NPK also provided study material which proved very very beneficial for us.
Aditya Patil
M D : Ghatge Patil Industries