Deccan Institute of Technology (DIT) Kolhapur has become a land-mark institute for students of Interior Designing, Landscaping & everything else that goes with architecture, construction & development activities of land.
Established in 1996 under a registered trust from the funds that were raised to honor Late Ar. R. S. Beri, the founder of Beri Architects on his 75th birthday. The founder trustees are Ar. Pramod Beri (Founder President), Er. Subhash Kulkarni (President), Late Ar. C.S. Waichal (Ex. President), Er. G K. Deuskar (Secretary), & Mr. R. R.Doshi ( Tresurer) a Tax consultant. After the recent demise of Ar. C. S. Waichal his equally deserving son Mr. N. C. Waichal has stepped in his shoes. Er. Ramesh Powar, Er. Prakash Devalapurkar & Mrs. Varshadevi Nadgonde are additional Trustees.
Initially the institute aimed at training the very much needed semi-technical workers like plumbers, supervisors etc. Some of these courses are still continued, however many more societal needed courses in landscape, valuer etc were added under the aegis of Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education, Maharashtra State Board Vocational of Education.
The institute offers courses to class X, class XII passouts, graduates & engineers that should benefit the desirous student fraternity who want to venture into the branch valuation, architecture, interior designing, landscape development & site supervision.
For more information on DIT, please visit the website http://www.deccaninstitute.org/