K. K. Wagh Institute of Engineering Education and Research was established in the year 1984 at Bhausahebnagar (Tal. Niphad). It was later on shifted to Nashik in the year 1986 and has become a landmark for excellence in technical education. This is evident from ranking obtained by the institute at National level during the survey conducted by NIRF, MHRD, Government of India in 2016. This was the only institute from Nashik Region to find a place in the top 100 Engineering institutes of the country. The institute is also recognized under 2(f) and 12(B) of the UGC Act, 1956.
Accredited by NAAC and twice accredited by NBA, the institute offers nine UG, six PG and four Ph.D. programs in Engineering. Besides engineering, the institute also offers courses like MCA and MBA and has a total intake of 1068 across all disciplines. The objective is to develop engineers and technocrats who will contribute towards the development of the society. Institute has state of the art laboratories with modern equipments. This is the first Institute in Nashik District to offer Post Graduate courses and Ph. D. Research Centre, besides testing, research, consultancy and training facility. The institute is also accredited by HLACT International.
The institute has a strong interaction with the industry. This has resulted in large number of sponsored projects along with opportunities for the students to join in-plant training and get good jobs. The institute was listed in the Platinum Category by AICTE-CII Industry linked Institute Survey 2016. A number of students have topped the University exams. Many students have joined various prestigious institutes for higher studies in India and abroad. The institute has also signed MOU with Universities in US and UK for staff and student exchange program.
We believe in developing the overall personality of the students. Many extracurricular activities are organized throughout the year providing opportunities for students to exhibit their talents. Students have won several awards at National level and have participated in international competitions in different countries. Besides a well maintained gymnasium, excellent sports facilities are extended to the students. Various sports tournaments are also organized in the institute premises.
Institute, permanently affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune offers following courses: