Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University, Pune – 2021

Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University (MIT-WPU) was established in 2017 in Pune Maharashtra as a deemed private university by the Maharashtra Academy of Engineering and Education Research Pune Trust in an area of 31 acres in a perfect placid atmosphere to impart technical education to overcome the scarcity of technical education in the state that was seen by the founder of MIT Group of Institutions Prof. D. Vishwanath D. Karad. However, the flagship institute of the MIT Group of Institutions was established in 1983. It is a UGC-approved institution that follows a unique education model by implementing practically oriented, industry visited, and rural-concerning education.

In this analysis, we are going to check out all the details about the institute’s students’ stats, faculty, courses offered, graduation outcomes & placements, median salary & top recruiters, infrastructures, and fees structures. All the details are authentic since we got these from the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) where MIT-WPU gave its reports.

Courses Offered at MIT-WPU Pune

MIT-WPU offers a considerable number of 15 courses in undergraduate programs and 18 courses in post-graduate programs in engineering science and technology.

Students Intake at MIT-WPU Pune

Students Intake
MIT-WPU admitted 1320 students each in 2021, 2020, and 2019 at UG programs, respectively, and it admitted 258 students in 2021 and 252 students in 2020 at PG programs.
MIT-WPU has 412 distinguished professors at its faculty and the faculty-to-student ratio is 1:14, that is, one professor is available for every 14 students.

MIT-WPU Pune Annual Expenditures

Capital Expenditure
MIT-WPU spent Rs. 10.03 crores as capital expenditure in 2021, of which a modest 12.43% on the library to buy books, journals, and electronic courses, a significant 76.57% on buying new equipment and software for quality research, merely 0.06% on workshops, and the remaining 10.94% on the creation of capital assets and other expenditures. In 2020, the capital expenditure was Rs. 8.37 crores and it was around Rs. 12.71 crores in 2019. The spending of capital expenditure has been increased in 2021 when compared to the last two years.
Operational Expenditure
MIT-WPU spent over Rs. 121.09 crores in 2021 as operational expenditure, of which a significant 59.78% on paying salaries to professors and supporting staff, a considerable 39.88% on maintaining academic infrastructures, and the remaining 0.34% on conducting Seminars, Conferences, and Workshops. Spending as operational expenditure was Rs. 103.75 crores in 2020 and Rs. 95.35 crores in 2019. The spending of operational expenditure has also been increased in 2021 when compared to the last two years.

MIT-WPU Pune Research Details

Sponsored Projects
As MIT-WPU has distinguished professors and research scholars at its faculties, many big companies are willing to sponsor this institution, and therefore, it received Rs. 5.03 crores through 18 sponsored research projects from 13 companies in 2021, and it received Rs. 4.88 and 1.75 crores through 23 and 24 sponsored projects from 15 and 10 companies in 2020 and 2019, respectively.
Consultancy Projects
MIT-WPU received Rs. 74.53 lakhs through 10 consultancy projects from 9 companies in 2021, and it received Rs. 43.8 and Rs. 58.33 lakhs through 11 and 29 consultancy projects from 10 and 28 companies in 2020 and 2019, respectively.

MIT-WPU Pune Graduations & Placements

UG Graduations & Placements
At MIT-WPU, a massive number of 1672 students got admission to UG degree courses and a considerable 78.95% of them graduated, of whom 65.54% got placements at top companies and 110 were selected for higher studies in 2021; a significant 73.26% of students graduated, of whom 84.76% got placements, and 152 were selected for higher studies in 2020; and a bulky 79.16% of students graduated, of whom 81.89% got placements and 152 were selected for higher studies in 2019.
PG Graduations & Placements
At the PG programs, a huge 93.83% of the students graduated, of whom a modest 30.15% got placements at top companies, and 1 was selected for higher studies in 2021; a significant 85.52% of the students graduated, of whom 72.73% got placements, and the 3 were selected for higher studies in 2020; and a bulky 82.69% students graduated, of whom 49.22% got placements and 1 was selected for higher studies in 2019.
Ph.D. Research Programme
At MIT-WPU, a huge number of 124 students have been pursuing research studies until 2021, of whom merely 2 students graduated in 2021 and just 1 student each graduated in 2020 and 2019, respectively.
Median Salary & Top Recruiters
Median Salary of UG Graduates: Rs. 4.25 LPA in 2021, Rs. 4 LPA in 2020, and Rs. 3.5 LPA in 2019 at top companies.

Median Salary of PG Graduates: Rs. 3.5 LPA each in 2021 and also in 2020, and Rs. 3.7 LPA in 2019.
The top recruiters of MIT-WPU are Amazon, TCS, Accenture, Microsoft, Reliance, Infosys, IBM, Mercedes-Benz, Barclays, LG, HP, Amdocs, etc., who are looking for freshers from this institution for their college.

Students Diversity at MIT-WPU Pune

At MIT-WPU, a massive 5949 students are currently pursuing their degrees, of whom 78.47% are boys, 21.53% are girls, a considerable number of 4669 students are from within the state, a decent number of 1151 students are from outside of the state, and a considerable number of 129 students are from a foreign country.

Facilities on MIT-WPU Pune Campus

MIT-WPU has a lot of facilities available for students. It has hostels, medical facilities, labs, libraries, cafeterias, a sports complex, a gym, an auditorium, a swimming pool, convenience stores, a banking facility, lifts/ramps, etc., that are available for students to stay and study on the campus.

Campus Festivals at MIT-WPU Pune

MIT-WPU celebrates TEXEPHYR as the annual technical festival on this campus. The word “TEXEPHYR” is the combination of Technology and Zephyr (the gentle breeze from the west) gives the platform for the students to showcase their technical prowess and carve their path in their features. It encourages students to innovate to find new things so that the nation could benefit from them.

AAROHAN is the annual cultural festival celebrated on this campus where a spectrum of colorful cultural events and extra-curricular activities are organized to exhilarate the energetic students, and it gives the great refreshment to make students innovative mindset, besides this, many notable personalities participate and make this festival more colorful.


MIT-WPU is in Pune, one of the industrial cities in Maharashtra, where the transport system is maintained well. It has both a major railway station and an international airport. Both Pune Junction Railway Station which is at a distance of 9.3 km away and Pune International Airport which is at a distance of 17.5 km away from the institution are available for commuting to this institution. Therefore students from anywhere can reach this institution easily.

How to Get Admission at MIT-WPU Pune

For UG courses at MIT-WPU: Candidates who passed the +2 exam or any other equivalent exam with English, Physics, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects with at least 50% marks in the PCM group (45% for Maharashtra reserved category students) (candidates who opted for technical/bifocal/vocational subjects) are eligible for apply UG courses, however, admission is given based on the JEE Main/MHT-CET score/rank.

For PG courses: Candidates who passed UG degrees from the UGC/AICTE approved-institutions in the relevant streams with a minimum of 50% marks (just pass for SC/ST candidates) are eligible to apply, and take the GATE exam and should get the none-zero positive scores to get admission to the PG courses.

Fee Structure at MIT-WPU Pune

Students need to pay approximately Rs. 12.4 lakhs as total fees for the UG course at MIT-WPU, however, the saving grace is they can get a good salary of Rs. 4.25 LPA at top companies, so they get back this amount within three years, therefore, the burden of paying the fees would be eased.

MIT-WPU Pune Scores by NIRF

Teaching, Learning, and Resources: MIT-WPU has a good faculty and better infrastructure for innovative research. Therefore, it scored 61.80%, which accounts to 30% of overall NIRF scores.
Research and Professional Practice: MIT-WPU has a good faculty and better infrastructure, however, it is lacking in research and professional practice, therefore, it scored 6.18%, which accounts to 30% of overall NIRF scores.
Graduate Outcome: As MIT-WPU has a conducive atmosphere for study, many students graduated at the minimum stipulated time allocated. Therefore, it scored 50.16%, which accounts to 20% of overall NIRF scores.
Outreach and Inclusivity: MIT-WPU has students from every section and every part of India and a considerable number of students from foreign countries, and has admitted a decent number of students from outside of the state, therefore it scored 48.25%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.

Perception: Though MIT-WPU has a decent faculty, better infrastructure, and a conducive atmosphere, it has not yet gotten much popularity like first-generation IITs and NITs. Therefore it scored none in this section, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.

MIT-WPU Pune got 35.24% as an overall NIRF score and ranked at 150 positions.

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