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M.Tech.(AI & DS) Academic Coordinator Team
Dr. Gulbakshee J. Dharmale

PG Co-ordinator
(Assistant Professor)
Email: gulbakshi.dharmale@pccoepune.org

M.Tech. in Artificial Intelligence & Data Science is an Autonomous Postgraduate course in the discipline of Information Technology affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune. ME - IT course has started in AY 2014-15. Under autonomy in AY 2022-23, ME Information Technology course is replaced by M.Tech.(AI & DS) with new curriculum.
The curriculum is designed in a such way that it adds the technical value additions to the technical capabilities of the students and it also inculcates the research aptitude among the students.

Department of Information Technology offers Postgraduate course M.Tech. in Artificial Intelligence & Data Science affiliated to SPPU Pune. PCCOE being an Autonomous Institute affiliated to SPPU, the syllabus is meticulously designed by the expert faculty and approved by the Board of Studies. The Program aims to equip the students with the required skill set in Artificial Intelligence & Data Science and make them job ready.
It supports the Research, Entrepreneurship, Startups and Employability. Clustering of elective subjects leads to specialization.
In addition to the curriculum, Academic and Research environment of PCCOE flourish the overall personality of the students to succeed in their future endeavors.

Year of Establishment

PG (Year) Intake
M. Tech. IT (2014) 24
M.Tech. AI-DS (2022) 18

DTE CODE: 6175
Affiliated to: Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune.

Dr.Sonali D.Patil

(Professor and Head)

  • Name: Dr. Sonali D.Patil
  • Designation: Professor and Head
  • Qualification: Ph.D.(Comp) M.E.(Comp) B.E.(Comp)
  • Experience: 20 Years
  • Area of Interest: Blockchain Technology, Information Security, Secret Sharing
  • Email id: sonali.patil@pccoepune.org

Dr.Jayshree Katti

Associate Professor

  • Name: Dr.Jayshree Katti
  • Designation: Associate Professor
  • Qualification: Ph.D (Comp),M.E.(CSE), BE (CSE)
  • Experience: 20 Years
  • Area of Interest: Cryptography,Parallel Computing, Augmented and Virtual Reality
  • Email id: jayashree.katti@pccoepune.org

Dr.Roshani Raut

Professor, Dean International Relations

  • Name: Dr.Roshani Raut
  • Designation: Professor, Dean International Relations
  • Qualification:Ph.D (Comp),M.E.(CSE), BE (CSE)
  • Area of Interest: Data Mining, Machine Learning, Deep Learning
  • Email id: roshani.raut@pccoepune.org

Dr. Rajesh N. Phursule

Associate Professor

  • Name:Dr. Rajesh N. Phursule
  • Designation: Associate Professor
  • Qualification:Ph.D.(Comp) M.Tech.(Comp) B.Tech.(Comp)
  • Area of Interest: IOT, 3D Printing, Cyber Security, Machine Learning
  • Email id: rajesh.phursule@pccoepune.org

Dr. Gulbakshee J. Dharmale

Assistant Professor

  • Name: Dr. Gulbakshee J. Dharmale
  • Designation: Assistant Professor
  • Qualification:Ph.D (CSE),M.Tech.(CSE), BE (CSE)
  • Area of Interest: Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
  • Email id: gulbakshi.dharmale@pccoepune.org

Sr.no Name Designation
1 Mrs Shradha N Gade (BE. IT) Lab Assistant
2 Mr. Nitin Kurhade Lab Attendant

M.Tech. in Artificial Intelligence & Data Science program is highly structured to cater the need of the industry to take on the technical challenges posed in twenty first century. The courses are modular in approach with classroom lectures, assignments and individual projects, aimed at creating leaders capable of handling the industry design projects. The objective is to consolidate the basic and advanced knowledge of Artifical Intelligence & Data Science necessary for the development of the Engineer.

Best Practices
  • Effective course delivery
  • Blending of Online Teaching and Classroom Delivery
  • Technical interdisciplinary knowledge through open electives.
  • Clustering of elective subjects leads to specialization.
  • Career opportunities through Industry Institute Interaction
  • Care and concern for students through regular counseling
  • Research guidance by promoting various R&D activities
  • Systematic and timely completion of research projects
  • Dedicated year for the Project and Internship
University Rank Holders: 2016-17
Sr.No Student Name Sem II SGPA Class University Merit No. (Branch Wise)
1 Koli Arti Srimant 9.59 Distinction Rank 1
2 Divya Pritam 9.37 Distinction Rank 2
3 Katkade Sarika Prakash 9.14 Distinction Rank 5
4 Jain Anuraj Pradipkumar 9.12 Distinction Rank 5
5 Chaudhari Harshali Shrikant 9.05 Distinction Rank 6
6 Ghule Sanket Dnyaneshwar 9.03 Distinction Rank 8
University Rank Holders: 2015-16
Sr.No Student Name Sem II SGPA Class University Merit No. (Branch Wise)
1 Badre Shalakha Rameshrao 9.5 Distinction Rank 1
2 Madane Manish Sanjay 9.25 Distinction Rank 2
3 Bodke Meenal Ramakant 9.21 Distinction Rank 4
4 Jain Anuraj Pradipkumar 9.12 Distinction Rank 5
5 Funde Archana Ganesh 9.04 Distinction Rank 6
6 Kasat Neha Rajendra 8.95 Distinction Rank 9
7 Deshmukh Shraddha Gajanan 8.92 Distinction Rank 10

Major Recruiters

Companies Providing Internship Opportunities
  • IBM
  • Knorr Bremse
  • Airports Authority of India
  • BMC
  • Schindler
  • Bitwise
  • 3DPLM
  • CDAC, Pune
Placement Data
Sr.No Student Name Company Salary (LPA)
1 Palash Manish Potnurwar FIS Global 9.4
2 Ankush Prakashrao Malode Cognizant 4
3 Salve Shubham Sharad Capgemini 4
4 Ankita Rajendra Joshi HCL 6

Our students received Best paper award in iPGCon 2019 and 2021.
Research & Publications
International Publications 2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21
International Journals 38 26 14 12 10 5
International Conferences 2 2 1 1 1 5
cPGCON 19 13 7 6 5 5
Total 59 41 22 19 16 15

Sr.No Student Name Industry
1 Ms. Vrushali More Infosys
2 Ms. Shruti Mohrir Dassault Systemes
3 Mr. Rahul Badekar Amdocs
4 Ms. Sachi Agrawal TCS
5 Ms. Chitra Patil Bitwise
6 Ms. Manjushree Hingmire Schindler
1 Mr. Deerajkumar Roy Transition Computing Pvt Ltd.,Pune