Thakur Polytechnic Institute of Mumbai has been chosen as a recipient of one of the Best Laboratory Award 2016-17 for Metrology and Quality Control Laboratory, Mechanical Department by Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education (MSBTE). The award carries a certificate of appreciation and a cash prize of Rs 50,000 which will be utilized for the further development of the lab facility.
Total 48 institutes applied across the state, but the preliminary evaluation found only 21 institutes. These institutes were further verified by the team of experts through a stringent evaluation process. In the end, Thakur Polytechnic was named one amongst six for the title. The other five institutions selected by MSBTE include Government Polytechnic, Aurangabad; Sri Savitribai Phule Polytechnic, Pune; Government Polytechnic, Nashik; Sandip Foundation’s Sandip Institute of Polytechnic, Nashik; and Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Technology, Navi Mumbai.
Upon the receipt of the award Dr. S. M. Ganechari, Principal of Thakur Polytechnic Institute said, “It is a great honour for the institute to be acknowledged among the best by the prestigious MSBTE. Such recognition constantly inspires us to commit the highest level of quality education and infrastructure to our student community.” The winners were awarded by Dr. Abhay Wagh, Director of MSBTE, Mumbai.
The MSBTE launched ‘Best Laboratory Award’ in 2014-15 in order to promote laboratory development, encourage practical condition with satisfactory output from equipment and their utilization. The initiative is to promote academic excellence in MSTBE’s affiliated polytechnics.
Thakur Polytechnic is affiliated to the Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education (MSBTE) and conduct courses approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi and recognized by Govt. of Maharashtra. It fulfills all the norms and standards set by the AICTE as well as the Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education.
Tpoly has set upon itself a responsibility of providing quality technical education compared to international standards and preparing students with vocational excellence. To meet the quality assurance requirement, the institute has opted for ISO 9001:2008 certification from BSI (British Standard Institution). To ensure quality education, the management is committed to render quality technical education & is striving continually to improve its effectiveness by taking relevant measures.