Department of Science and Technology,
Science for Equity Empowerment and Development (SEED)
Science Technology and Innovation hub for the Empowerment of SC/ST Population


The objective of this Innovation hub is

  • Development of low cost technology for improving the livelihood of target group
  • Inclusion of knowledge institute in such composite, concrete, time lined, tracked framework.
  • Provide skill education to the primary stakeholder of the project so that skill education will transform the livelihood of the beneficiaries
  • Impart entrepreneurship skills in the stakeholder and make them stand with dignity and pride
  • Generate skilled manpower to the industry

  • Applications are invited for DST Sponsored- ‘Science, Technology and Innovation Hub for Empowerment of SC/ST Populations’ to hire dynamic individuals for Project Assistant positions (consolidated salary, purely contractual positions till May15,2022) 
    Walk-In-Interview at Management Council  Hall on 21-09-2020 at 11.00 am
     (View Short Advt)  (View Detail Advt)

DST SEED CSTURI initiative for well being of community (COVID 19)

Yoga advised by Ministry of health and familiy welfare



Name of Activity



KUSHAL (Knowledge Up-gradation through Skilling Human Abilities and Livelihood)



CSTURI (Computer Skill Training Under Reform Intervention)

HARIT ( Herbal Agriculture Reform Intervention and Training)




Villages under Kannad Taluka are earmarked in project

  • Chikalthan
  • Andhaner
  • Narsingpur
  • Nagad
  • Deogaon
  • Lohagaon

Project Coordinators

  • Professor M D Shirsat, Director DeenDayal Upadhaya Kaushal Kendra

    Professor B W Gawali, Head Department of Computer Science and IT

Principal Investigators

Name of Activity

Principal Investigator Co-Investigator  

Professor M D Shirsat

Dr. Kunal Dutta

Mr. Vishal Ushir

Mr. Amogh Sambre

Mr. R Hiwrale

Professor B W Gawali

Dr. Pravin Yannawar

Dr. Ramesh R Manza

Professor Arvind Dhabe

Dr.Kiran Kharat