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About B. Voc. Program


About B. Voc. Program:

B. Voc. programs offer undergraduate courses in Internet of Things (IoT), Mechatronics Engineering, Industrial Refrigeration and Air Conditioning and Solar Systems affiliated to University Grant Commission (UGC), All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Government of Maharashtra, and Electronics Sector Skill Council of India (ESSCI). This course has been started in the academic year 2021-22. The department of B. Voc. Program is committed to provide a value added quality education to under graduate students through its B. Voc. Courses in Mechatronics Engineering, Industrial Refrigeration and Air conditioning, and Internet of Things.


Overview of Program:

Year of Establishment: 2021-22


Intake:

Programs

Seats

B. Voc. In Internet of Things

30

B. Voc. In Mechatronics Engineering

30

B. Voc. In Industrial Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

30

B. Voc. In Solar Systems

30

Affiliated to: UGC, AICTE, Government of Maharashtra, and ESSCI


Eligibility:

Class

Stream

12th passed

Science

12th passed

Vocational

12th passed

Arts

12th passed

Commerce

12th passed or equivalent

10th Passed + ITI


Salient features:

  • B.Voc is Skill based three years degree program.
  • 60% On Job Training in industry and 40% theory in college.
  • B.Voc degree is equivalent to any other bachelor degree granted by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and AICTE.
  • Eligible for all examinations of State and Central Government like (UPSC/MPSC/Banking/SSC etc.).
  • Students are eligible for higher studies like MBA/M.Voc. etc.
  • Students are eligible for Direct Second year Engineering admission for respective programs.
  • The biggest advantage of pursuing B.Voc degree program is that a candidate has multiple exit points during this program and continuous industry exposure.
  • If a candidate is unable to complete his/ her B. Voc. program, he/she is still awarded a Certificate / Diploma / Advance Diploma after successful completion of Six month / One year / Two years respectively.
  • Award

    Duration

    NSQF level

    Certificate

    6 months

    4

    Diploma

    1 year

    5

    Advanced Diploma

    2 years

    6

    Degree

    3 years

    7

  • B.Voc. is an emerging course provides adequate skills required for a particular trade.
  • Different from traditional engineering academic programs
  • Deals more with application-based studies rather than focusing on only theoretical knowledge.
  • Mix of skills relating to a profession and appropriate content of General Education.
  • To integrate NSQF (National Skill Qualification Frame work) with in under graduate level to enhance employability of the students and meet industry requirements at global level.

Objectives:

  • To provide judicious mix of skills relating to a profession and appropriate content of General Education.
  • To ensure that the students have adequate knowledge and skills, so that they are work ready at each exit point of the program.
  • To provide flexibility to the students by means of pre-defined entry and multiple exit points.
  • To integrate NSQF within the undergraduate level of higher education to enhance employability of the students and meet industry requirements. Such student apart from meeting the needs of local and national industry are also expected to be equipped to become part of the global workforce.
  • To provide vertical mobility to students admitted in such vocational courses.
  • The certification levels will lead to Diploma/Advanced Diploma/B. Voc. Degree in Production Technology and will be offered by respective affiliating University/Board of Technical Education.
  • Students may be awarded Level Certificate/Diploma/Advance Diploma /Degree