NBA Accredited | NAAC Accredited with 'A' Grade | An Autonomous Institute | AICTE Approved | ISO 9001: 2015 Certified | Permanently Affiliated to SPPU, Pune

Department Of Mechanical Engineering

Indian Society of Heating & Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE)

About us

ISHRAE student chapter is to get more students interested, concerned, and involved in pursuing a career in the field of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration.

The main objective is to further students knowledge, practical experience, and professional development.

Total 212+ PCCOE students have taken ISHRAE student membership which is highest among colleges in SPPU.

Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush

Prof. Abhijeet N. Kore
Faculty Coordinator

Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush

Prof. Nilesh V. Gaikwad
Faculty Coordinator


Techno Chill Event Held At COEP

Techno chill is one of flagship event for all ISHRAE students. Every year students were eagerly waiting for this event to present their technical knowledge to all industrial fraternity. This event gives immense opportunity to students to showcase their talent to others.

  • Prof. Abhijeet Kore worked as Jury for Quiz competition.
  • Prof. Nilesh Gaikwad worked as Jury for Paper presentation
Team ambush

List of Winners

Sr no. Winning Rank Name of Student Topic Name
Project Idea Presentation
1. Second Prize Prafulla A. Patil
Komal R. Lavate
Ankit A. Saraf
Performance analysis of refrigerator for restaurant
by using LPG refrigerant.
2. Third Prize Rohit B. Nichit
Nitin S. Shinde
Design and development of Cascade refrigeration
system for testing at low temperature application.
Paper Presentation
3. Second Prize Sachine Bargaje
Pranjali Ghule
Design of small scale, low cost, cold storage system
located underground
Quiz Competition
4. Third Prize Komal R. Lavate
Prafulla A. Patil
Questions are related HVAC&R

ISHRAE Job Junction 2019

PCCOE in association with ISHRAE pune chapter had organized Job junction for final year engineering students at PCCOE campus in 23rd and 24th January 2019. Prof. Abhijeet Kore had appointed as ISHRAE Job Junction Coordinator for Pune chapter.

Students got shortlisted through online aptitude test conducted on November 2018 at their respective institutes. 105 students from PCCOE (highest all over India) shortlisted for job junction. Many major and minor industries from the field of HVAC&R were recruited students during Job Junction 2019.

Team ambush

List of Winners

Sr no. Name of Student Company Name
1. - Pranjali Ghule Vinay
- Gumma Pranav Mule
Kirloskar Chillar Pvt. Ltd
2. - Anandu Surendra Kumar
- Mrunal Patil
- Pradip Bhalchandra Vader
- Shruti Padalkar
- Madhura Shrikant Kulkarni
- Rohit Mohan Kadam
- Rahul Girish Desai
- Gargee Dilip Mulikpatil
Emerson Climate Technologies (India) Private Limited
3. - Nikita Gaikwad Safeair
4. - Manasi Choudhari
- Anuj Bande
Electro-mech Power industries
Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush

Preplacement Talk & Audience

Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush

Felicitation of Employer

Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush

Technical interviews

Guest Lecture On “Building Energy Codes & Standards”

The expert session on “Building Energy Codes & Design” was held on 30th January, 2019. Mr. Akshay Pahade, Consultant, Gratitude Synergy LLB, Pune was invited as an expert for the same.

During the session Mr. Pahade emphasized on the importance of building energy conservation and the need for skilled manpower in this arena. He gave details on different standards such as ASHRAE 90.1, ECBC, Griha and LEED codes used for building certification.

There were about 48 participants of which about 30 students were from UG and 18 students from SY&FYME(Heat Power). A very positive feedback about the lecture was received and a longer duration course in the future on the same topic is planned.

Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush

Dr. Deore, HOD, Welcoming Mr. Akshay Pahade

Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush

All participants & faculties

Guest Lecture on “Opportunities and challenges for women engineers in industries” & “What attract Indian engineers to settle overseas”.

An outstanding session for girls was held on 12th January 2019 which brought in new wings and motivation for girls. Renowned names from the HVAC INDUSTRY and VOLKSWAGEN GROUP had come for the session. This session was truely dedicated to female engineers to boost them.

Ms. Anthonette Miller from the Volkswagen group (Production Head and Industrial Engineering) spoke about global scenario about women in industries. It was a highly motivational session. The next speaker was Amisha Madan who is zonal chair, women in ishrae.

She spoke on generalized motivational topic and about pros & cons of settling overseas. Also she shares her thoughts about the importance of career opportunities in HVAC for women candidates.

Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush

Lamp Lighting

Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush

Content Delivered

Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush


Image of faculty advisor of Team ambush

Closure of Guest Lecture