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| UNIVERSITY INDUSTRY INTERACTION CELL|
University Industry Interaction Cell
(UII Cell) is established at Shivaji University in 1987. The prime objective of
this cell is to strengthen the relationship between the university and industry
resulting in a mutually beneficial partnership. The services of UII Cell include
working on Research and Development Projects, Consultancy Services, Manpower
Training, Chemical Analysis etc. The UII Cell is very keen in collaborating with
industrial organizations for working on various problems of mutual interest
through the faculty members of various Post-Graduate
We will strive to excel as the best interaction
cell in the university system in this region by promoting cooperation among
university, and industry.
Our mission is to act as a
catalyst for promoting cooperation amongst academics; scientists and
industrialist achieve competitiveness and socio economic development under the
present scenario of global competition and challenges.
The modes of engagement planned with
Consultancy – market survey, project proposal, report preparation and/or
presentation, state of arts report, up gradation of technology, provide specific
Testing of products.
Skilled manpower creation and knowledge dissemination - organise
workshops. conferences, summer/winter schools, programmes specific to a given
industries, industry professional carrier development (off campus-additional
To bring industry closer to the academia and
The cell has broad mottos namely:
bring industry closer to the academia and vice-versa.
generate resources in the form of industry supported projects and consultancy
placement programmes on the University Campus for the students of this
Possible Areas of
Department of Botany : Soil analysis and status
of soil, Integrated
Pest Management (IPM), Fungal Pathology, Service to plant tissue culture,
Assessment of herbal/ayurvedic products for antioxidant potential,
Identification of plants, Assessment of salt affected lands,
Department of Environmental Science : The
Assessment for Industries, consultancy for National Ambient Air Quality
Monitoring Programme, Monitoring of river pollution, water quality for
Maharashtra Pollution Control Board, noise level monitoring.
Department of Statistics : Process optimization, Process control,
analysis, training programmes.
Chemistry : Process development.
M. Tech. Departments (Environmental Science, Electronics
Science, Energy Technology): Technology
M. B. A. : The M. B. A. offers consultancy in the functional areas
of Banking and Finance, Marketing and Human Resource Management.
Department of Commerce : Market Survey, Operational Research,
Advertisement, Sales Management, Finance Management.
Department of Economics : Business Logistics, Import-Export Logistics,
Pricing, Fore-Casting, Macro Economic Survey, Evaluation of Development
Activities, Fiscal Survey, Urban and Rural Development Planning, Cost benefit
Analysis, Rate and Return Analysis, Environmental and Resource
Department of Sociology : Surveys, analysis and interpretation of survey
Department of Biochemistry: MoU for consultancy, with Phytopharma
Industry MIDC Gokul Shirgaon - analysis of pharmaceutical samples, microbial
Department of Chemistry: analysis of water samples , hypo solution from
hospitals, metal content in samples, industrial effluent analysis, consultancy
to silvery refining industries.
Department of Environmental Science :
The Department is recognized by
Ministry of Environment and Forest, Government of India, New Delhi and also by
Maharashtra Pollution Board, Mumbai, for environmental monitoring.
Consultancy in environmental
monitoring, water sample analysis etc.
Water sample analysis from
Municipal Corporation area of Kolhapur City. Project cost Rs. 2.47
Department of Botany: Consultancy project sponsored by Phytopharma
Industry and also signed a MoU with Phytopharma Industry. Sponsored project of
Rs. 1.18 lakh.
University Science Instrumentation Center : analysis of samples by using
various instruments. Repairs and Maintenance, training programmes
MoU with Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI), Chennai: for
upgrading of skills of persons working in traditional business as Kohapuri
Chapple. CLRI has sponsored a project costing Rs. 2 crore to Shivaji
MoU with Infosys, Mysore : For training of the students in business
process outsourcing (BPOs).
MoU with Intel Technology India Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore : for Innovation in
Dr. S. S.
University Industry Interaction
Shivaji University, Kolhapur.
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UNIVERSITY SCIENCE INSTRUMENTATION CENTRE
University Science Instrumentation
Centre (USIC) was established in 1979 as level I USIC. It was upgraded by UGC to
level II. Dr. R. K Puri is the Prof. and Head of this centre.
Following activities are carried out at USIC.
A) USIC (Workshop)
- Repairs and Maintenance :-USIC provides the facilities
of repairs, maintenance and fabrication of instruments through the following
- Glass Blowing
- Refrigeration and Air conditioning
These facilities are provided to all University
departments, affiliated colleges and also to outside agencies.
- Training Programme USIC conducts training
programmes on repairs and maintenance of Laboratory instruments for the
Laboratory assistants of University departments, affiliated colleges and
technicians from Industries. Workshop for college teaches on Analytical
Instruments and the awareness programmes for students on these Instruments
are also conducted.
- Research Programme At USIC there is a Vacuum
Techniques and Thin film Laboratory. At this Laboratory research and
development work on different thin film deposition techniques of different
dielectric materials is carried out.
At this section the samples received
from university PG Departments, affiliated colleges outside university/
Institutes and Industries are scanned on the following Analytical
The Analytical instruments
at CFC are as follows:
X- Ray Diffractometer
(RT/HT) Philips – PW 3710/PW 1710.
FTIR Spectrophotometer(4000-450 Cm-1
Perkin Elmer Spectrum One.
UV-VIS-NIR Spectrophotometer (187-2500
Microphotography (25 x,160x,240x)
Leitz - Wetzlar.
HPLC (C 8/C 18) Water 2640 – Alliance
Ultracentrifuge (85000 RPM) Hitachi
SCP 85 H
Thermal Analyser (TG-DTA-DSC) TA
Inc. SDT- 2790
Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer
Perkin Elmer Aanalyst 300