23rd – 24th December 2021

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About SVKM

Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal is a Public Charitable Trust registered under the Society’s Registration Act and Bombay Public Trust Act. From its humble beginnings in 1934, when it took over the Rashtriya Shala, a school established in 1921 in the wake of the National Movement, the Mandal today has grown into a big educational complex imparting high-level education to more than 35,000 students.

After beginning its journey in the early 1930s SVKM has blossomed into an educational colossus that has attained national recognition in multiple streams of higher education. With a strong guiding philosophy of providing education to all levels of the student community along with creating a feeling of bonding and commitment amongst academic and nonacademic employees. SVKM has mastered the art of being able to transform itself into a close knit family and at the same time help its students to attain all-round development, be employable and achieve success.

About SVKM’s -IOT, Dhule

SVKM’s Dhule Campus Dhule is largely emerging as one of the biggest future hubs of technology and Education. It has gained a strategic advantage for being on the junction of three National Highways viz. NH-3, NH-6, and NH-211. Dhule is aiming to develop into an industrial town which may provide next generation technologies across infrastructure sectors. Our president has a dream to make Dhule city known for its quality education institutes. SVKM has taken an inititative to develop state of the art engineering and pharmacy institute that will impart quality education in Dhule Spread over 33 acres of land on the outskirts of Dhule, it will house colleges as SVKM’s Institute of Technology.

About the Conference

Department of Civil Engineering, SVKM’s Institute of Technology, Dhule, Maharashtra India is organizing a two day international conference on “RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT IN CIVIL ENGINEERING (RDCE’21)” during December 23-24, 2021. The Conference looks for significant contributions to all major fields of Civil Engineering and Allied Domains in theoretical and practical aspects.
The aim of this conference is provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and results in theory, methodology and applications of multidiscipline & its Trends. The conference will provide a platform to the researchers and practitioners from both academia as well as industry to meet and share cutting-edge innovations and development in the field.

Call for Papers

Original full length articles papers are invited from Students, Research scholars, Academicians and Industry professionals on the conference themes and it’s allied areas. The full-length paper shall be in prescribed format and submitted within deadline.

Conference Themes (but not limited to)

  • Sustainability and Smart Cities
  • Structural and Infrastructure Engineering
  • Concrete Technology
  • Modeling, Simulation and Optimization
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Water Resources and Hydraulic Engineering
  • GIS and Remote sensing
  • Geomechanics, Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering
  • Transportation Engineering
  • Project and Construction management

Important Dates

Paper Submission Deadline NOV 30, 2021
Notification of Acceptance DEC 10, 2021
Registration Due DEC 15, 2021
Conference Date DEC 23-24, 2021

Our Patrons

Chief Patron

Hon’ble Shri Amrishbhai Patel
President, SVKM Mumbai
Hon’ble Shri Bhupeshbhai Patel
Joint President, SVKM Mumbai


Hon’ble Shri Chintanbhai Patel
Vice-President, SVKM Mumbai
Shri. Rajgopal Bhandari,
Member, Managing Committee, SVKM Mumbai
Dr. Ajay Pasari,
Mentor, SVKM’s Dhule Campus
Dr. K. B. Patil,
Advisor, SVKM’s Dhule Campus

Organizing Chair

Dr. Nilesh Salunke
Principal, SVKM’s IOT, Dhule


Dr. Shrikant Randhavane
Dr. Narayan Chandak

Faculty Co-ordinators

Prof. Deepak Singh Baghel
Mob: 9561476047 /

Prof. Achal Agrawal
Mob: 7879142295 /

Technical Advisory Committee

  • Dr. S.L. Nalbawar, Dean Academics, DBATU, Lonere
  • Dr. S.R. Bhagat, Chairman BOS, Department of Civil Engineering, DBATU, Lonere
  • Dr. Peter Schaumann, Steel Construction, Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany
  • Dr. R.K.Ingle, Applied Mechanics Department, VNIT, Nagpur, India
  • Dr. Rajesh Kumar, Structures Division, NIT Warangal, India
  • Dr. Sunil S. Pusadkar, Civil Engineering Department, GCOE, Nagpur, India
  • Dr. Ajaykumar R. Kambekar,Civil Engineering Department, S.P. College of Engineering, Mumbai, India
  • Mr. M. Karthik,Senior Principal Scientist, CSIR-NEERI, Nagpur, India
  • Er. Charudatta Kulkarni, Precision Precast Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Pune, India
  • Er. Freddy Soman, AGM, ULCCS Ltd., Calicut, India
  • Dr. Mustafa Batikha, School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society, Heriot Watt University, Dubai, UAE
  • Dr. Kale Ganesh D, Civil Engineering Department, SVNIT, Surat, India
  • Dr. Sasankasekhar Mandal, Civil Engineering Department, IIT BHU, Varanasi, India
  • Dr. Gaurav S., Civil Engineering Department, IIT Gandhinagar, India

Organizing Committee

  • Prof. Yogesh Bafna
  • Prof. Darshankumar Patel
  • Prof. Prerana Ikhar
  • Prof. Pratik Deore
  • Prof. Jirwankar B.S
  • Prof. Manoj Thorat
  • Prof. Satish Taji

Registration Details

For registration click here


Category Amount(Including GST)
UG Students(Author and attendees) Free
Attendees (Not authors) INR 500/-
PG Students / Ph.D. Scholars INR 1,000/-
Industry Delegates and others INR 1,000/-
International delegates $50 USD

Bank Account Details:

Account Holder Name Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal’s Institute of Technology Dhule
Account Type Current Account
Account No. 9913294148
Bank Name Kotak Mahindra Bank
Bank Address & Branch Ground Floor, R.R. Patil Complex, Lane No.06, Parola Road, Dhule – 424001
IFSC Code KKBK0002049 ( 0 = Zero)

Online paper submission

For paper submission click here

Guidelines for author Guidelines for Authors.docx

Journal Publication

  • All the accepted and presented papers will be published in the proceedings.
  • Selected good quality papers will be published in Scopus indexed journal with applicable production charges


This Conference will provide an ideal and perfect environment to enhance your company image and create brand awareness for your products and services. Appeal is made to Govt Departments, Public and Private Companies/Organizations etc. to sponsor this conference.

Applicable Rates

Category Amount(Including GST)
Platinum INR 8000/-
Gold INR 5000/-
Silver INR 3,000/-