Maharashtra Academy of Engineering and Educational Research, MIT Group of Institutions Pune was established in the year 1983 with the aim to provide private engineering education in Maharashtra. It was founded by Father Founder Dr. Vishwanath D. Karad under the name MAEER, acronym for "Maharashtra Academy of Engineering and Educational Research, Pune".
The trust has established Maharashtra Institute of technology- one of the first private Engineering institutions of Maharashtra.
What makes MIT special is the strong ethical foundation upon which MIT Group has embarked. Its life-mission of imparting education with five main principles of Holistic Social Development Policy:
• To develop a spirit of inquiry and achieve Academic Excellence,
• To inculcate a sense of discipline and character,
• To develop a spirit of Social Commitment,
• To promote a Culture of Peace in the society,
• And to build a strong industry–institute interface.
Today after 33 years of excellence MAEER’s Trust has 64 institutions with more than 6,500 teaching and nonteaching personnel catering to the educational needs of more than 50,000 thousand students in more than 12 campuses all over Maharashtra.
At the MIT Group of Institutions, value based quality education is being facilitated in varied fields like of Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy, Marine Engineering, Music, Sangeet, Distance Education, Telecom Management, Design, Food Technology, Management, innovative School of Government and also Pre-primary, Primary, Secondary and Higher Secondary School Education bragging the Best Ranking in each stream. Innate to knowledge seeking is the school division under which Schools providing education in IB, ICSE, CBSE, SSC and HSC board are catering to the need of quality education at par with highest standards. This school division has initiated with school chain 'Vishwashanti Gurukul' in the year 2007 and now it has 7 branches of Gurukul all over Maharashtra. Apart from these specially designed Gurukul system schools, MIT Group has schools which provide education in Marathi Medium and English medium under the prescribed norms of the State Board of Maharashtra.
One of its premium campuses is located at the serene location of Raj Baugh, owned by famous cine actor late. Shri.Raj Kapoor, acquired by the MAEER’s trust in 2002. The trust has already established autonomous institutions from its acquisition on the same location in multidisciplinary areas.
Maharashtra Govt. has Declared On 31st July 2015, the permission to start the MIT Art, Design and Technology University, Raj Baugh Loni- Kalbhor 25kms away from Pune. This University will facilitate courses in Art, Design and faculty of Technology. Various innovative programs in areas like Industrial.
Prof. Dr. Vishwanath D. Karad
Dr. Suresh G. Ghaisas
President, Managing Committee & Trustee
Prof. Prakash B. Joshi
Joint Managing Trustee
Dr. Mangesh Tulshiram Karad
Dr. Chandrakant S. Pandav
Dr. Sunil K. Karad
Prof. Rahul V. Karad
Dr. Virendra S. Ghaisas
Dr. Suchitra U. Nagare
Prof. H.M. Ganesh Rao
Mr. Tulshiram D. Karad