In pursuit of Excellence as a part of JNEC’s Industry-Academia Initiative, Innovation Incubation Research Center (IIRC) has been established by the college. To promote research and technical skills which are significant for students’ development, for the first time in Maharashtra, JNEC has come up with the unique state of art infrastructure which will meet the demands of all types of Industries starting from design to Manufacturing and Rapid Prototyping to Industry 4.0.
The main objectives of this center is to provide numerous opportunities to the students by working on latest industrial software, equipments and upgrade their knowledge as per their interest to work on live industry projects and provide solutions to the industries. The key facilities of the center includes, the Advance Industrial Automation, Mechatronics, Industrial Fluid Power, Industry 4.0, E-Vehicle and Computer Integrated Manufacturing lab in Association with Christiani Sharpline, Germany and SSIGMA, Pune.
The center also has Industrial robotics lab of YASKAWA and TAL BRABO robots. Endress+Hauser, Swiss based company, which is a global supplier of operating process and laboratory instrumentation and automation has developed a lab of Process equipments and measurements at JNEC this is another feather added for global exposure and excellence of the students.
First ever in India, MSC Software (USA), the international leader in simulation software and services, in association with SSIGMA has collaborated with JNEC to establish an advanced centre for Reverse Engineering and Rapid Prototyping, Advance Driver Assistance System (ADAS), Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (Drone Lab) and Industry recommended advance simulation software like Adams, Actran, Nastran, Simufact, ImageGenerator, RoadDesigner, OpenDrive, V-TRAFFIC/V--SCENARIO for design, modeling and validation of results. Through their portal MSC software has paved the path to number of job opportunities in their business co- partners.
IIRC is a gateway to infinite prospects for the student to take their knowledge to the next level and acquire industry oriented skills. Being the promoter of research attitude with entrepreneurship approach further endorsed and nurtured by unique industry exposure and highly skilled staff IIRC has proved to be a multiple career ladder.