(MIT Art, Design and Technology University Act, 2015 (Mah. XXXIX of 2015))
MIT Art, Design and Technology University, Pune, Maharashtra, India, is established under the MIT Art, Design and Technology University Act, 2015 (Mah Act No. XXXIX of 2015). The University is in operation from 27th June 2016, to fulfill the global need and to provide education in the innovative streams of learning like Marine Engineering, Food technology, Design, broad casting and journalism, Music, Film and Media and various other upcoming fields.
Art and Design provides opportunities to develop aesthetic understanding, creative awareness, knowledge and appreciation. It encourages learners to use a range of media and technology to understand, appreciate and respond to the respective realm of knowledge. The MIT University envisages to promote creative thinking, encourage independent thought-process, initiation to lateral thinking, innovation in research, creative methods of problem solving and developing balanced approach.
Learners with creative urge are offered with professional courses in the performing art like dance, music and theatre with the GURUKUL Pattern. It aims to strike the balance between rich cultural heritage of India and awareness of contemporary sensibilities of the young creative minds. The main objective is to provide professional training in the performing arts by keeping the creative atmosphere around the building performing artists due respect and understanding to the Indian performing arts traditions. We strongly believe that if we have to create our own idiom in artistic performing arts then we must respect the cultural tradition and understand the socio-cultural history of the nation.
Film and Media Studies is an interdisciplinary academic in this University which is dedicated to explore the relations between media, power, and social justice by integrating film and media theory and history with creative practice.
Our Film and Media Studies department focuses on the relations between media and social justice and the study of media to be inextricably linked to questions of power, rights, human development, and self-determination. We are keen that our students investigate these questions historically and theoretically and through their own creative and collaborative work. After a rigorous introduction to film practice initiated and extended through two years of selected course work and theory, student designs and produces a Capstone project under the guidance of an FMST faculty mentor.
Another thought-provoking field in this University is Marine Engineering. It is an exhilarating and challenging career which deals with manufacturing, designing and operation of ship machinery and engines. It is one of the disciplines of engineering which deals with science and nautical architecture. The marine engineers are engaged in supervising the engine crew involved in operating the machines. They also check for the smooth functioning of all electric motors, steam engines and propulsive engines etc. The marine engineers continuously take efforts to improve the efficiencies of gas turbine, existing shipboard conventional steam, nuclear propulsion plants and diesel. This is the best field for getting excellent government Jobs.
Marine engineers has varied employment opportunities in the industries like shipping, ship manufacturing, steel industry, power sector, manufacturing sector, consultancy firm. They design, construct and develop nautical equipment. After completing Marine Engineering courses candidates can opt for lucrative career options in public and private shipping companies, engine production firms, ship building, designing firms, navy, and research bodies. After graduating as a marine engineer, one can get a job on a ship as a third assistant engineer or fourth engineer. They can also get employed in different foreign and Indian shipping companies. Another milestone in the history of this campus is MOL MITSUI Simulation training center to their employees.
Another innovative program at University is Food Technology. Food Processing Industry is a sun rise industry with very good job prospects in India and abroad. Food Technology has revolutionized on the food habits of the people in our country by offering cooked and securely packaged foods in attractive forms. Consumption of processed foods is noticeable across almost all sections of the population, as a result, the market for processed food is growing very fast.
Food processing industry in India is employment intensive. Currently it generates employment for about 20 lakhs people and will generate new jobs to the extent of 2.5 lakhs every year. With such a scenario, in future there will not be no problem of employment for qualified food technologists in our country.
There is a plethora of opportunities mainly in food processing industry including wheat, rice and baking industry, dairy industry, fruits and vegetables processing industry, meat, fish and poultry industry, alcoholic beverages and soft drinks including wine & beer industry, spices and condiments industry, flavor industry, confectionery, quality control, R & D, food packaging industry, pharmaceutical industry, food processing machinery designing and fabricating industry; and research & educational institutions.
Food Technology professionals, are qualified to various positions of responsibility in public and private sectors such as Supervisors, Assistant Managers, Production Managers, Food Packaging Manager, R & D personnel, Food Scientist, Food Development Manager, Quality Control Officers, Sensory Scientist, Food Safety Auditors, Food Stylists, Marketing / Sales personnel in Food Processing Industry, Quality control cells or laboratories and Marketing Management, Central and State Government positions in different projects under Food Processing Industries Ministry, Government of India and State Agriculture Ministries.
Multinationals (MNC’s) in Food Processing Sector Govt. of India is giving subsidy and providing loans through nationalized banks to encourage entrepreneurship program which in turn leads to setting up own business. There are food industry giants, global and domestic – entering with huge investments in India. The major multinationals already present in the country are Nestle, Pepsi, Coke Cadbury, Delmonte, Hershey’s, Pilsbury, Kelloggs, Conagra, Unilevers, Perfetti, Glaxo, Smithkline, Heinz, Wyeth and the like.
India is a country with the young population with an average age of 25 years and by considering tomorrow’s need of skilled knowledge professional the MIT University of art ,design and technology has started in Pune which is known as an oxford of East. MIT University is located at Loni-Kalbhor, 25 km away from Pune, on huge campus of 125 acres of land. This MIT University of Art Design and technology is amended as the 5th Maharashtra’s Private State University and assures the best infrastructural facilities mentioned in the norms of UGC, AICTE and NBA and NAAC. The merit based selection process includes an entrance test conducted at National Level, followed by the personal interview of the candidate. For the international students special English language proficiency test would be conducted and based on their performance they would be admitted.
Students excelling in their areas are awarded by various scholarships installed by the management of trust and board of studies members.
Our aim is to develop into a World class university standards in India as per the Washington Accord and provide integrated model for the development standards with an intent to develop knowledge based society for good governance, nation building, and creating its own brand name in their own areas of center of excellence.
We at MIT university of Arts Design and Technology motivates students on Industry academia standards. Our Active industry academia network facilitates students’ development as per the industry standards, while collaborations with international universities help them develop at par with the global standards. Our Value based Education system nurtures them to develop their selves to face any challenging situation in their life and make them physically fit, mentally alert, intellectually sharp and spiritually elevated persons.