The School of Energy and Environment brings together purpose-driven students who dare to question the status quo, and aspire to flip the current global environmental issues on their head. With the help of a industry-oriented curriculum, we provide opportunities for the students that lay the foundation to a sustainable future.

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Our programs

Come for a degree. Leave with a purpose. Graduates from these programs will have high level of employability with international energy and environment organisations, consultants, sector domain industries and higher education globally.

MBA in Environmental Sustainability

Multi-disciplinary program that builds upon the concepts of Environment for managing and developing a sustainable future.

MBA in Sustainable Energy Management

Builds upon the concepts and applications of energy technology, energy business management and project management.

Full Time & Part Time Ph.D.

The Ph.D. programs at NICMAR assist you in shaping the research career of your choice.




At SOEE, we aim to build a community that doesn’t just dream of a sustainable world, but also has the tools and mindset to create it.

About the dean

Dr. Abhijat Arun Abhyankar

Dr. Abhijat Arun Abhyankar, M.Sc. in Inorganic Chemistry from Mumbai University, followed by M. Tech. in Environmental Science and Engineering (CESE), IIT Bombay and doctoral degree from Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management (SJM SOM), IIT Bombay. He has successfully completed one year of post-doctoral experience from Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay and are also published research papers in international and national journals. He has also published cases in Case Centre, UK (earlier ECCH) and presented research papers in various international conferences in India and abroad. His research interests include, Environment Management, Disaster Management, Remote Sensing, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). He has won the Best-Case Award under the student track category in the International Case Conference organized by Fortune Institute of International Business, New Delhi on January 4, 2020

Dr. Abhijat Arun Abhyankar
Interim Dean, School of Energy and Environment

The flag bearers of change

Our Faculty

Avadhoot Vidyadhar Dixit
Assistant Professor
I am an Energy Professional, worked in Energy Sector for a decade and took teaching as a full time profession in NICMAR. Skilled with Project Management and Solar PV design software's. I have good understanding of Energy Sector and Electric Vehicle…

I am an Energy Professional, worked in Energy Sector for a decade and took teaching as a full time profession in NICMAR. Skilled with Project Management and Solar PV design software’s. I have good understanding of Energy Sector and Electric Vehicle Policies. I am Contributing in research, writing and teaching in Energy domain subjects.
Apart from being passionate about energy sector, I am an avid reader, free lance trekker and follow good health regime in my free time.

Pavan Harikisan Totla
Assistant Professor
Prof. Pavan Totla holds a Bachelor's degree and a Post Graduate degree in Chemical Engineering. He has a professional teaching career spanning 20 years and has also worked as an Industrial Training and Development Consultant for 3.5 years. His…

Prof. Pavan Totla holds a Bachelor’s degree and a Post Graduate degree in Chemical Engineering. He has a professional teaching career spanning 20 years and has also worked as an Industrial Training and Development Consultant for 3.5 years. His contributory areas in teaching, research and consultancy include Energy Management, Risk Management, Process/Project Engineering, HSE Management, Green Assets and Sustainability. His research focus is on Infrastructure Sustainability and Hydrocarbon Project Risk Management.

J. S. Sudarsan
Assistant Professor
Dr.J.S.SUDARSAN is a Chartered Civil/Environmental Engineering professional with Doctorate in Environmental Engineering, Masters in Environmental Engineering, Bachelors in Civil Engineering and Post Graduate Diploma In Industrial Safety focused on…

Dr.J.S.SUDARSAN is a Chartered Civil/Environmental Engineering professional with Doctorate in Environmental Engineering, Masters in Environmental Engineering, Bachelors in Civil Engineering and Post Graduate Diploma In Industrial Safety focused on Sustainability, Disaster Management, Nature based wastewater treatment and Climate Change. Experienced in research with a demonstrated history of working in Reputed Universities (Top 50 in NIRF ranking) contributed towards Teaching, Research and Training for more than two decades. Skilled in Life Cycle assessment, Circular economy in waste management, Impact Assessment, Smart Water Management, Disaster Risk Reduction, Health safety and Environment and ESG strategies with He delivered several technical lectures on Sustainability In construction projects, Circular Economy in Waste management, Health Safety and Environment, Green Construction, Net Zero strategies and Environment Management System. Having skills in developing research proposals, research ideas published more than 100 papers in SCOPUS and SCI indexed journals, contributed several Book chapters, co-authored two books related   to Construction Materials   and Management and Repair   and Rehabilitation of Structures, published several articles in newspapers and magazines. He also acting as reviewer of journal papers of several reputed journals. He Handled research projects sponsored by BARC and DST Government of India with organizational skills in conducting technical events like conferences at national and international levels. Strong research mentoring and administrative experience towards corporate connect, placement coordinator and many more. He has two patent publications, 10 awards to his credits from different organizations He is also life member different societies and organizations related to his domain. Having interest towards regional language he co authored one book in Tamil language on Environmental Science .

Abhijat Arun Abhyankar
Associate Professor
Dr. Abhijat Arun Abhyankar, M.Sc. in Inorganic Chemistry from Mumbai University, followed by M. Tech. in Environmental Science and Engineering (CESE), IIT Bombay and doctoral degree from Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management (SJM SOM), IIT Bombay.…

Dr. Abhijat Arun Abhyankar, M.Sc. in Inorganic Chemistry from Mumbai University, followed by M. Tech. in Environmental Science and Engineering (CESE), IIT Bombay and doctoral degree from Shailesh J. Mehta School of Management (SJM SOM), IIT Bombay. He has successfully completed one year of post-doctoral experience from Department of Computer Science and Engineering, IIT Bombay and are also published research papers in international and national journals. He has also published cases in Case Centre, UK (earlier ECCH) and presented research papers in various international conferences in India and abroad. His research interests include, Environment Management, Disaster Management, Remote Sensing, and Geographic Information Systems (GIS). He has won the Best-Case Award under the student track category in the International Case Conference organized by Fortune Institute of International Business, New Delhi on January 4, 2020.


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News & Updates

NICMAR University is Recognised as State Private University by UGC.

NICMAR University Pune Act (L. C. Bill No. Of 2022) was passed by Maharashtra State Government on 16th March, 2022 and appeared in “Maharashtra Government Gazette” on 12th May 2022 (Mah. Act No. XXXVI of 2022).