Profile of the Institute

The Textile and Engineering Institute enjoys a unique and prominent place amongst the institutions that are engaged in education, training, research and consultancy in various disciplines of engineering in India. It has been catering to the needs of the industry for the past thirty years. The link of institute with the industry has been cultivated all these years and it has already carved a niche for itself amongst the reputed engineering institutes in the country, emphasizing value based technical education to the aspirants who wish to enter the area of the corporate world and be on the helms in the twenty first century.

Genesis of the Institute

The genesis and growth of the institute was a sequel to the intensive desire and support from the powerful co-operative sector. Keeping in view the fabric of social responsibility, Mr. K.B. Awade, Former Menber of Parliament, founded D.K.T.E. Society's Textile and Engineering Institute at Ichalkaranji in 1982. Ichalkaranji town, popularly known as ‘Manchester of Maharashtra' is located 29 km from Kolhapur city and is one of the prominent centres of decentralized textile sector of India. It is close to rail and bus terminals.

D.K.T.E'S Textile and Engineering Institute has been designated as Center of Excellence in Nonwovens by Office of the Textile Commissioner, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India. The basic objective of setting up of Centre of Excellence for nonwovens is to promote nonwovens and technical textiles and to provide infrastructural support and facilities at one place for the convenience of its manufacturers. The COE will provide technical support, testing services, prototype development facilities and other necessary facilities at one place to the technologists and entrepreneurs in the field of Nonwovens and Technical Textiles.

BoG of DKTE COE In Nonwovens

Name of Trustees

• Mr. P.K. Awade (Chairman), Ex-Textile Minister, Maharashtra State and Member of Governing Council D.K.T.E Society, Ichalkaranji

• Mr. K.B. Awade, Chairman, D.K.T.E Society, Ichalkaranji

• Mr. R.N. Kulkarni, Vice-Chairman, D.K.T.E Society, Ichalkaranji

• Mrs. S.U. Awade, Hon. Secretary, D.K.T.E Society, Ichalkaranji

• Prof. (Dr.) P.V. Kadole, Principal, D.K.T.E'S Textile and Engineering Institute , Ichalkaranji

• Prof. (Dr.) U.J. Patil, HOD Textiles, D.K.T.E'S Textile and Engineering Institute , Ichalkaranji

• Prof. C.A. Patil, Professor, D.K.T.E'S Textile and Engineering Institute , Ichalkaranji

• Dr. S.B. Vhanbatte, Professor, D.K.T.E'S Textile and Engineering Institute , Ichalkaranji

• Mr. P.D. Satpute, Chairman, K.A. Textile Park, Ichalkaranji

• Mr B.G. Kalagate, Director, ICO Spin. Mills, Ichalkaranji

• Mr. A.N. Nemishte, Director, NAVMA Spin. Mills, Ichalkaranji

 

Member Nominees

• Mr. Sujit Gulati, Joint Secretary Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India

• Smt.Kiran Soni Gupta, Textile Commissioner, Office of the Textile Commissioner, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India

 

Special Invitees

• Mr. Mohan Kavrie, MD, Supreme Nonwoven Industries, Mumbai

• Smt. Madhavi Das, Director, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India

• Ms. Santha Thampi, Director, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India