Defence Institute of Advanced Technology (DIAT), Pune was established in 1952, as the institute of Armament Studies in the CME campus. In 1967, the institute was renamed as Institute of Armament Technology, (IAT) and later as DIAT in 2006. In 2000, the institute acquired the status of a Deemed University. The University is approved and accredited by the UGC, AICTE, NAAC and NBA respectively. It is committed to creating a center of excellence for education, training and research in contemporary and futuristic technologies by way of continual improvement and consistent innovation in material as well as intellectual infrastructure towards customer’s delight.
The vision of the institute is to be a center of Excellence of international repute for Education, Training and research in Advanced Technologies with a view to strengthen national security and self reliance. The mission is to evolve as an Innovative Unique Research University to develop indigenous contemporary Defence related technologies in Navigation Systems, Wireless Sensors, Efficient Propulsion Systems, Weapon Systems for DRDO and Defence Services, provide technological solutions to the Services.
Campus of Defence Institute of Advanced Technology –
The University is situated at a picturesque place on the banks of Kadhakwasla Lake, after Kadhakwasla Dam on Sinhagad Road, which is about 20km from Pune Railway Station, 32km from Pune Airport, 18 km from Shivaji Nagar Bus Station and 15km from Swargate Bus Station.
Facilities at Defence Institute of Advanced Technology –
- Computer Center
- Guest House
- Medical Facilities
- Class Rooms
Departments at Defence Institute of Advanced Technology –
- Department of Aerospace Engineering
- Department of Computer Science &Engineering
- Department of Electronics Engineering
- Department of Materials Engineering
- Department of Mechanical Engineering
- Department of Bioscience & Technology
- Department of Technology Management
- Department of Applied Chemistry
- Department of Applied Mathematics
- Department of Physics