Awards & Recognition



Research Contributions

Brief Profile

Dr. Vilas Sapkal
Vice-Chancellor (Ex.)
B.Tech , M.Tech, Ph.D.s

Dr. Vilas Sapkal is working as Associate Professor in Chemical Engineering at MIT World Peace University Pune. He had completed his Bachelors, Masters and PhD in Chemical Engineering. He is having 15 years of experience in teaching and research. He is having 5 Indian Patents to his credit in area of Water purification, Membrane Technology, Air purification. He writes quite frequently for various national and international academic journals and presents research work in national and international level conferences. He has published more than 20 research papers in peer reviewed journals and conferences. He has written more than 50 articles in newspapers and magazines for spreading awareness about Environment, Career Opportunities, soft skill and employability skills. 

He is working as Chief Coordinator of International Immersion program of Faculty of Engineering and Technology of MIT WPU. He is working as Core team member of Admission Committee of Faculty of Engineering & Technology, MIT World Peace University for UG and PG Admissions. He is instrumental in setting up state of art Subsea lab in MIT-WPU campus. He is working as Member Secretary, ...Read More

Academic and Professional Expertise offered

  • Chairman NAAC Peer Team for Accreditation.

  • Worked as expert on National Board of Accreditation (NBA) of         AICTE, New Delhi,

  • Extended expertise to UGC, AICTE and State Directorate of        Technical Education for granting Autonomy and Deemed        University Status

  • Worked as expert for industrial health and safety, pollution control         board and non conventional energy sources.

Professional Honours

  • Fellow of Institution of Engineers

  • Life Member of India Science Congress.

  • Life Member of Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers.

  • Council Member of IIChE nominated by AICTE, New Delhi.

  • Life member of Indian Desalination Association.