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Alumni Association and Renowned Alumni

BVIOP Alumni Association

Coordinator:Prof. Mr. Mane U. N.

BVIOP Alumni association constitution:

  • Mr. Shyam Pingle – President
  • Mr. Prasad Mule- Secretory
  • Mr. Ravi Shinde – Treasurer


  • Mr. C.P. Karande
  • Mrs. Seema Karande
  • Mr. Shyam Koli
  • Mr. Kamlesh Deoparkar
  • Ms. Bhagyashree Diomb

Alumni Events

Alumni Meet is conducted every year. It is always a well organised and well-attended fun-filled event. The event starts with a warm welcome speech and address by our Director, Hon. Dr. Vilasrao Kadam sir. Followed by the more awaited section of the day – Felicitation of outstanding alumni. Institute and alumni association recognised the contributions of distinguish alumnius.

The event continues with fun, games and wonderful performances by our talented students. The function ends by delivery of Vote of Thanks and concludes with Lunch.

Outstanding Alumni

Ms. Swati Randive

Name Ms. Swati Randive
Educational qualification Masters in Psychology ,PG Diploma in learning disability.
Profession Counsellor

Swati Ranadive is student of first batch of Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Pharmacy. After completing her diploma, she worked with Cipla Pharmaceuticals for eight years. After a brief hiatus, she went back to studying and successfully completed her Masters in Psychology. She also holds a Specialized Post Graduate Diploma in Special Education (Learning Disability).

Currently, she is working as a counsellor (psychology) on a range of issues with children, adolescents, marital and parents of children with special needs.

She also conducts workshops and counselling sessions for parents and students on behavioural and academic issues.

She holds awareness lecture for teachers on learning disabilities and mental health.

Mr. Nitin Gawand

Name Mr. Nitin Gawand
Educational qualification BSc, D.Pharm.
Profession Business

Mr. Nitin Gawand is an entrepreneur he has completed his Diploma from Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Pharmacy in 1997. After completing diploma he started with Panvel Medical in 1997 and after that within five years he successfully landed into set up of wholesale agency by the name AAI pharma and AAI Medical he received a very good response and currently he is having more than 50 employees team working under him.

Dr. Achal Thakur

Name Dr. Achal Thakur
Educational qualification Ph. D. from ICT
Profession Researcher (Pharma Industry)

Dr. Achal Thakur is a Senior Research Scientist at Mondelez International, India. Prior to Mondelez, Achal was working as a Scientist at L’Oreal India Pvt. Ltd in Bangalore, India.

He has extensive diversified exposure in Analytical Sciences with 10 years of experience in Personal Care, Foods & Pharma domains.

He completed D. Pharm from Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Pharmacy in 1997 and obtained Masters in pharmacy specialization in Analytical chemistry from Prin. KMK College of Pharmacy in 2005.

He received his Ph. D in Natural Product Chemistry from Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai in 2010.

He has 1 granted patent, 7 external publications, 2 conference presentations.

Ms Nishigandha Patil

Name Ms Nishigandha Patil

Started her Journey of Pharmacy in 1996 from Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Pharmacy CBD Belapur .Stood 2nd in college got 80.30%. Got admission in direct 2nd year B Pharmacy in Bharati Vidyapeeth College of pharmacy CBD Belapur. In 2001 started with industry Carrier in Maneesh Pharma. as Quality control Chemist and worked almost for 3 year. In 2004 started working with Flamingo Pharmaceuticals ltd as ADL Team member R and D for almost 1yr. In 2005 started working with Alkem research Centre as Research Associate. In mean time while working with Alkem Research centre she gave Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) Exam for post of Drugs Inspector on 5th Oct 2008.MPSC has declared result on 2ndDec 2010,and she stood 4th in Maharashtra as per list displayed.

She got my first posting on 27th Jan 2012 at Head office Food and Drugs Administration ,Mumbai .Since then she worked at head office, Thane and Greater Mumbai .

In this 8years of time span in Food and Drugs Administration she have worked on Different projects most recognized work she have done in this tenure are….

1. Category wise and Division wise Compilation of information of Blood bank and displayed that information on website of FDA so that blood can be available to needy patient as and when needed.

2. Filled FIR against Accused doing without license and black-marketing of Tocilizumab injection in this pandemic situation.

Both above works was appreciated by Commissioner Food and drugs administration.

Mr. Shyam Koli

Name Mr. Shyam Koli
Educational qualification B. Pharm, MBA (ISBM).
Profession Director and founder of Quality Solutions Lab

Mr. Shyam Koli after completing his diploma from Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of pharmacy, completed his graduation and master’s in business administration from ISBM Mumbai University

He worked with pharmaceutical companies such as Dr. Reddys Lab, Sandoz etc. on manager and executive post and currently he has established his own enterprise. He is Director and founder of Quality Solutions Lab.

Ms Shilpa Godiyal

Name Ms Shilpa Godiyal
Educational qualification M.Pharm (Pharmaceutics) (Pursuing Ph. D)
Profession Ph D.Student at ICT Mumbai.

After completing her diploma from Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Pharmacy she did graduation and masters from Bharati Vidyapeeth College of Pharmacy. She has two years working with Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Pharmacy as an Lecturer. Currently she is perusing her Ph.D in ICT under guidance of Prof. Laddha sir.

Mr Kiran Suryavanshi

Name Mr Kiran Suryavanshi
Educational qualification M.Pharm (Pharmaceutics), (Pursuing PhD)
Profession Teaching (Academic Incharge at SMBT, Nashik.)

Mr. Kiran Surywanshi is 2006 batch passed out student from Bharati Vidyapeeth Institute of Pharmacy. After completing his diploma, he did graduation and then masters from pharmaceutics and currently he is persuing Ph. D. Currently he is working as academic in charge At SMBT Institute of D. Pharmacy, Nashik. In 2018, got opportunity to present poster at CDD-HTM International Conference, Thailand. In the year 2019, he received best teacher award from SMBT College.

Suraj Gedam

Name Mr Suraj Gedam
Educational qualification D Pharmacy (2004), B.A. ,PG Hospital Management & Medico Legal System.
Profession Hospital Administrator

Today I feel proud to call myself an alumna of Bharti Vidyapeeth Diploma Pharmacy College.

After completing my D Pharmacy in the year 2004 , I started working as a pharmacist in a medical stores .It was pleasure to work there as my aim was to open my own medical store. Thus I started to gain the knowledge in the field of this trade .I used to daily see the Medical Representative visiting our store and asking information about their products. I used to admire them as their seniors would come in tie, shoes, sunglasses, bike. So through the reference of some of my friends I went for an Interview of Medical Representative. It was my first interview and I got selected. In the field of pharmaceutical industry as a medical Representative first then Area Manager, Regional Manager I spent 8 year's. Also along side I completed my graduation in Arts.

I shifted my industry from Pharmaceutical Sales and marketing to Hospital Sales and Marketing in the year 2012. There I was Hospital Marketing Manager then became a Marketing Head for a Hospital.

Along side I completed my PG in Hospital Administrator and Medico legal systems.

In 2018 I became an Hospital Administrator and since then working along side in this Hospital Industry.

I will always be thankful towards all my Teachers , Well Wishers for their guidance and blessing throughout my journey and future assignments .

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