About Us

Deccan Institute of Technology

Deccan Institute of Technology (DIT) Kolhapur has become a land-mark institute for students of Interior Designing, Landscaping & everything else that goes with architecture, construction & development activities of land. Established in 1996 under a registered trust from the funds that were raised to honor Late Mr. R. S. Beri , a renowned architect of Kolhapur on his 75th birthday, has completed 15 glorious years in the field of education. The founder trustees are Ar. Pramod Beri (Founder President), Er. Subhash Kulkarni (President), Late Ar.C.S. Waichal (Ex. President), Er. G K. Deuskar (Secretary), & Mr. R. R.Doshi ( Tresurer) a Tax consultant. After the recent demise of Ar. C. S. Waichal his equally deserving son Mr. N. C. Waichal has stepped in his shoes. Er. Ramesh Powar, Er. Prakash Devalapurkar & Mrs. Varshadevi Nadgonde are additional Trustees.

Initially the institute aimed at training the very much needed semi-technical workers like plumbers, supervisors etc.some of these courses are still continued, however many more societal needed courses in landscape, valuator etc were added under the aegis of Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education, Maharashtra State Board Vocational of Education.

The institute started its journey in 1996 from New polytechnic college area to a small flat that was converted into classrooms. Today it has well organized training studios on the top floor of Cosmos Commercial Complex building near the central bus stand. The set up is well furnished having necessary training aids & other amenities that a training institute should have. Dedicated teaching staff & competent visiting faculties, who are practicing in their respective fields of architecture , interior designing and valuation are our assets that we can boast of.

The keen interest & involvement of every trustee in the day to day academic & administrative activity of the institute is ever appreciable. The fee structure is kept affordable to most sections of society.The Board of Trustees is do consider cases that need partial or even full exemption. They are selfless in their approach & there is no commercial angle to their motive of running this institute since they treat this as their social obligation.

The institute offers courses to class X, class XII passouts,graduates & engineers that should benefit the desirous student fraternity who want to venture into the branch valuation, architecture,interior designing, landscape development & site supervision.

Why join Deccan Institute

Deccan Institute of Technology imparts educational excellence in the fields of architecture, design, valuation and landscape development. Read below to know what makes the right choice for your future.

Versatile Courses

Deccan Institute offers courses in a wide array of fields including architecture, interior design, garden design, landscape development and brand valuation. All our courses are government approved We also offer certificate and diploma courses in interior design for housewives and students who secured low grades in school.

Bright Prospects

Our courses provide students the knowledge and skills they need to excel in the fields of design and architecture. We also help them in finding ideal jobs at reputed, leading firms. Our self-employed alumni have also successfully established themselves in their respective industries, with each student earning more than Rs. 5 lakh/annum.

A Curriculum Like No Other

Besides classroom education, our curriculum includes study tours to building exhibitions, sites, workshops, and lectures by leading experts in relevant fields. Our curricular and extracurricular activities are planned to impart maximum practical knowledge and hands on experience to our students and hone their skills.

Experienced Faculty

Our teaching staff consists of experts that have immense experience both in the industry, as well as in teaching. Some of our faculty have been with us since the inception of our institute in 1996.

Meet Our Team

M.E. (Mech. Prod.), D.B.M. F.I.E., F.I.V. Industrialist
Founder President
M.S.(U.S.A.), FIAA, FIE – Architect / Engineer
Vice President
M.E (Struct.)
M.I.E, A.I.V
D.E.E. - Electrical Engineer/ Consultant
B.A., B. Com, LLB. Tax Consultant