National Agricultural Higher Education Project (NAHEP) of  ICAR, New Delhi Project
Centre for Advanced Agricultural Science and Technology
for Climate Smart Agriculture and Water Management(CAAST -CSAWM)
Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri, Tal. Rahuri, Dist. Ahmednagar 413 722

Er. Vidya R. Mandave

Research Associate
B.Tech. (Agril. Engg.), M. Tech. (IDE)

Educational Qualification

  • B. Tech. (Agril. Engg.) with CGPA 7.78/10, from MPKV, Rahuri (2010)
  • M. Tech. (IDE) with CGPA 8.47/10 from VNMKV, Parbhani (2012)
  • Ph. D. (IDE) with CGPA 8.44/10 from MPKV, Rahuri (Appearing)

Summary of Experience (as on 22.11.2018)

  • In the cadre of Research Associate: 03 Months and 15 Days
  • In the cadre of Senior Research Fellow: 08 Months and 01 Days
  • In the cadre of Assistant Professor: 10 Months and 27 Days

Teaching and Learning

  • Taught various subjects related to Irrigation and Drainage Engg. to graduate students and performed other related tasks such as external examiner of students at private institute affiliated to MPKV, Rahuri.
  • Guided 3 B. Tech. projects (06 students)

Life Member of Professional Societies

  • The Institution of Engineers India (IEI)
  • Indian Association of Soil and Water Conservationist (IASWC)
  • International Association of Engineers
  • Asia-Pacific Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering Society

Research Publications

  • Research Papers in Journal: 07
  • Author of Books: 02
  • Recommendation in Joint Agresco: 03


  • “Promising Engineer Award” from Ahmednagar Local Centre of Institution of Engineers (India) for Remarkable Performance and Achievement in engineering field in 2017.

Special topics of interest:

  • RS- GIS applications in Water Resource management
  • Irrigation water management
  • Hydrological modelling

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