Dr. H. B. Raghavendra
School of Technology
School of Technology (SOT) is the youngest School of PDPU added to PDPU family in 2010. The phenomenal growth of SOT in seven years is amazing and mind-blowing. Today, School offers seven undergraduate and seven M.Tech. program. More than 120 Ph.D. scholars are working in various disciplines for research degrees.
School progress is marked by setting up of state of the art laboratories with the help of several industries and public sector units. GSECL, GETCO, L&T and GACL are already knowledge partners of SOT and sharing technology with the School. The School is gearing up for offering Consultancy services through its world class laboratories and quality faculty members. Presently SOT has six research projects and many more are in the pipeline.
SOT houses several Center of Excellence like Automotive Centre of Excellence supported by Siemens and Centre for Biofuel and Bioenergy Studies supported by Government of Gujarat through Gujarat Energy Development Authority. International Automobile Centre of Excellence (IACE) supported by Government of Gujarat and Maruti Suzuki Limited is also about to commence its operation.
SOT takes pride in having professional associations of students and faculty members to support value added activities viz., workshops, conferences, expert lectures and many other events. Green brigade, energy audit group, automotive club and several other groups work for the betterment of the society. The number of events taking place at SOT could be a pointer to the capabilities of the school and indicate the direction.
We take this opportunity to invite you to be a partner in our journey to build this school and make it a leading technology school in the world.