Indian Institute Of Chemical Engineers is a confluence of streams of professionals from academia, research institute and industry. It provides them the appropriate forum for joint endeavors, hand-in-hand, to work for human being through the application of chemical engineering and allied sciences.



The IIChE, Nagpur Regional Centre has its headquarters in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology. Since its inception, it has been fundamental in playing its role as a driving force for the advancement of all activities related to Chemical Engineering.




The primary objective of Students’ Chapter is to promote among Students in Chemical Engineering, a feeling of fraternity and brotherhood and to complement the objectives and activities of the Institute on a whole.

The Students’ Chapter guides its members in career choice and arranges lectures, seminars, short courses, plant visits, etc., at regular intervals to better equip and empower the students when they come out of their academic precincts. Academic activities apart, Students’ Chapter also organizes cultural events and sports activities for their members.

The annual inter and intra-disciplinary conference ‘Chemix’ is organized by the IIChE, in association with the Department of Chemical Engineering, VNIT. Guest lectures, quiz contests, exhibitions are among a few activities conducted during Chemix along with the presentation of genuine research papers and posters.

IIChE NRC Regional Head:       Dr. G. K. Ghosal

Faculty Coordinator:                   Dr. Vijayakumar R. P. (9970335592)

Secretary:                                       Venkatesh Katkar (8087765049)

Joint Secretary:                              Rohit M. Shaha (9922790277)

Editor:                                             Craig Menezes (9930296726)

Treasurer:                                       Vivek Sreenivasan (9769487329)

Event Coordinators:                      Budme Anurag (9158146347)

                                                          Sheshan Meshram (8087914636)

Rashmi Rekha B. (7758877245)

Jay M. Joshi (9970819375)

Nachiket Gokhale (7588401580)