Academic Councils

  • Mrs. Rashmi Urdhwareshe

    Director ARAI Chairman,
    Advisory Council
  • Mr. Jayanta K Deb

  • Dr. Makarand Joshi

    Scientise - 'F', Head - Composites Research Centre,
    R&D Engineers, DRDO, Pune
  • Dr. Dilip Kanhare

    Professor,
    Pune University, Pune.
  • Mr. Sharad M Marathe

    President,
    UTS, USA.
  • Dr. Bharat Soni

  • Mr. Pankaj Sonalkar

    MD,
    Mahindra Navistar Engines Pvt.Ltd.
  • Mr. Paul Sowerby

    Chief Technical Oficer for India ,
    & CEO & MD of Cummins Research & Technology India Ltd..
  • Mr. Rajat Moona

    Director General,
    C-DAC
  • Mr. Hiroshi Nakagawa

    MD,
    Toyota Kirloskar Motor Ltd
  • Mr. Takashi Nagai

    President & CEO,
    Honda Siel Cars India Ltd.
  • Mr. Young Sook Roh

    Managing Director
  • Shri A V Mannikar

    Dy. Director
    ARAI
  • Dr. K C Vora

    Dy.Director,
    ARAI
  • Dr. A D Sahasrabudhe

    Director,
    CoEP
  • Dr. S N Sapali

    Professor & Head ,
    Mechanical Engineering Department.
  • Dr. D N Malkhede

    Professor,
    Mechanical Engineering Department.
  • Dr. C M Sewatkar

    Professor, Co-ordinator,
    Mechanical Engineering Department.
  • Ms. Rashmi Urdhawareshe

    Director,
    Chairman - Academic Council
  • Prof. Dr. Vel. R Rangarajan

    Chancellor,
    VEL TECH Dr. RR & Dr. SR Technical University, Chennai
  • Mr. N Jayaram

    Vice President, R&D
    TVS Motor Co. Ltd., Hosur
  • Mr. Udayan Pathak

    Assistant General Manager, Materials Engineering, (Materials) ,
    Tata Motors Ltd., Pune
  • Mr. Anupam Dave

    General Manager - Automotive (I C Engine Simulation),
    Cummins India Ltd., Kothrud, Pune
  • Mr. Mahesh Babu

    General Manager to W201 Project (I C Engines),
    Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., Chennai
  • Mr. C V Raman

    Executive Director – Research, Design & Development – Engineering Division,
    Maruti Suzuki India Ltd., Gurgaon
  • Mr. Michael Poznanski

    Head of Technical Office,
    VOLKSWAGEN INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED,
  • Mr. Shyam Takale

    Sr. Vice President,CDFT Engineering, or Mr. Bhave (Materials & Manufacturing)
    Bharat Forge Limited, Mundhwa, Pune
  • Mr. Devendra Bahirat

    (Embedded Systems),
    John Deere India Pvt. Ltd., Hadapsar, Pune
  • Mr. Sreekumar C Panicker

    Manager (Embedded Systems),
    Eaton Technologies Pvt. Ltd., Kharadi, Pune
  • Mr. V A Ashoka Kumar

    Competency Head -(Special Projects) ,
    Automotive Infotronics, Chennai
  • Dr. P A Laxminarayan

    Chief Technical Officer,
    SIMPSON & COMPANY LIMITED, Chennai
  • Dr. Nagarajan

    Professor of Mechanical Engineering, (I.C. Engines)
    Anna University, CoE, Guindy, Chennai
  • Prof. Sudhir Gupte

    Head of Automobile Engineering,
    A D Patel Institute of Technology, New Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat
  • Mr. Sharad M Marathe

    President, UTS, USA.,
    UNIVERSAL TECHNICAL SYSTEMS, INC.
  • Dr. Anil G Marathe

    Professor in Aerospace Engg., IITB Rtd. 2008, Presently Professor in Mechanical Engg., VIT, Pune
    Dharari, Pune
  • Mr. N V Marathe

    Sr. Deputy Director, Powertrain Engineering Laboratory, ARAI (For M.E. - I.C. Engine)
    ARAI, Pune
  • Dr. K C Vora

    Dy.Director, ARAI and Head – ARAI Academy
    ARAI, Pune
  • Mr. A R Arankalle

    Consultant & Veltech Faculty ,
  • Dr. Sukumar

    Veltech Co-ordinator, (AEES)
    VEL TECH Dr. RR & Dr. SR Technical University, Chennai
  • Dr. E Kannan

    Dean (Academics)
    VEL TECH Dr. RR & Dr. SR Technical University, Chennai
  • Dr. Srinivasan

    Veltech Co-ordinator,
    VEL TECH Dr. RR & Dr. SR Technical University, Chennai
  • Mrs. P Sarasu

    Vice-Principal
    VEL TECH Dr. RR & Dr. SR Technical University, Chennai
  • Mr. G Siva Kumar M.E.,(Ph.D), M.I.S.T.E.,

    AP & Technical Secretary to Chancellor, Chancellor's Secretariat
    VEL TECH Dr. RR & Dr. SR Technical University, Chennai
  • Mrs. R H Urdhwareshe

    Director, Chairman - Academic Council
    ARAI, Pune
  • Dr. G Viswanathan

    Founder & President ,
    VITU, Vellore
  • Dr. V Raju

    Vice Chancellor
    VITU, Vellore
  • Prof. S Narayanan

    Pro. Vice Chancellor,
    VITU, Vellore
  • Dr. S K Sekar

    Dean, SMBS
    VITU, Vellore
  • Dr. K C Vora

    Sr. Deputy Director & Head – ARAI Academy
    ARAI Academy, Pune
  • Mr. N V Marathe

    Sr. Deputy Director
    ARAI, Pune (PTE)
  • Mr. N V Karanth

    Deputy Director,
    ARAI, Pune (NVH & CAE)
  • Mr. A V Mannikar

    Sr. Deputy Director,
    ARAI, Pune (SHL & PSL)
  • Dr. S S Thipse

    Deputy Director,
    ARAI, Pune (PTE)
  • Mr. A A Deshpande

    Deputy Director,
    ARAI, Pune (AED)
  • Mr. Manmohan Singh

    Director,
    VRDE, Ahmednagar
  • Dr. Gyan Arora

    Consultant,
    Ashok Leyland, Chennai
  • Mr. C V Raman

    Chief General Manager – Engg., Research, Design & Development Division-2
    Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.
  • Dr. A K Jindal

    Head - Technical (Commercial Vehicles),
    Tata Motors Ltd.
  • Mr. Vinay Mundada

    Consultant,
  • Dr. S P Kallurkar

    Principal,
    Marathwada Mitra Mandal’s College of Engg., Pune
  • Mr. S S Sane

    Sr. Vice President (Engineering),
    Piaggio Vehicles Pvt. Ltd., Baramati
  • Mr. Kovai Chelvan

    Vice President (HRD),
    TVS Motors Limited, Hosur, Tamil Nadu
  • Mr. P S Ashok

    Head, R&D
    Mahindra 2-Wheeler, Chinchwad, Pune
  • Mr. Sardesai Rajeev

    Technical Centre Leader
    CUMMINS INDIA LIMITED, Dahanukar Colony, Kothrud, Pune
  • Prof. Sudhir Gupte

    Lecturer
    A D Patel Institute of Technology, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat
  • Dr. Venkat Srinivas

    Mahindra & Mahindra Limited, Truck & Bus Division, Pune
  • Mr. Nandu Rangnekar

    Magna Steyr
  • Mr. Vinay Vaidya

    CTO
    CTO, KPIT Cummins, Pune
  • Dr. E Porpatham

    Division Leader-Thermal and Automotive Engineering SMBS
    Dr.E.Porpatham, Programme Manager-M.Tech Automotive Engg.and B.Tech Mechanical with Sp.in Automotive Engg., SMBS, VIT University, Vellore-632 014
  • Prof. Vijayakumar Thulasi

    Assistant Professor (Sn) Programme Chair B-Tech Mech.Engg. with spl in Auto.Engg. SMBS, VIT University
    VITU, Vellore
  • Mohammad Rafiq Babu Agrewale

    Faculty
    ARAI Academy, Pune
  • Dr. S A Patil

    DGM
    ARAI Academy, Pune
  • A S Kulkarni

    Manager (Academy)
    ARAI Academy, Pune
  • K Saravanan

    Engineer, Academy
    ARAI Academy, Pune
  • Mr. Prashant S Wani

    PRODUCT ENGINEER - DIRECTOR
    Product Engineer-Director, Engineering, Filtration, Pune IOC B
  • Mr. Bipin Hingu

    GM - EBU Electronics Controls, Engineering, EBU Engg, Pune CIL
    ELECTRONICS ENGINEER - MANAGER
  • K V R Babu

    Continental Corporation