About MDC

MIT-SOM has established Management Development Centre (MDC) in 2011 with the objective of imparting trainings, workshops and consultancy assignments by keeping in mind changing business needs and for catering various requirements of industry.MITSOM MDC has conducted different training programmes which comprised of corporate organizations. MITSOM through its MOUs has established a strong bond with corporate and conducts MDP programmes with these corporate for the mutual benefit.

MIT-SOM with its state of the art infrastructure and well qualified Pool of Experts offers engaging learning experience to the participants. The participants come from diverse backgrounds they get hands on experiential learning. It also offers customized solutions considering client requirement ensuring customer satisfaction. The attendees benefited from the inputs given by trainers.

Trainer’s Profile

Dr. Sayalee Gankar


Chairman, Board of Studies, Human Resource Management, Savitribai Phule Pune University.
Chairperson Women Entrepreneur’s Committee at MCCIA, Pune.
Member of Regional Advisory Committee at Central Board for Workers Education, Pune .
Region of Ministry of Labour, Govt. of India.
National Award Winner as Best Entrepreneur Trainer Motivator by EDII.
Recipient of Ideal Teacher Award by World Peace Centre, Pune.
Extended Committee member of NHRD Pune Chapter.
Research Guide University of Pune.
Research Guide Symbiosis International University, Pune.
Research Guide Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, Pune.

She is Faculty and Trainer in Human Resource Management, Organizational Behaviour, Strategic Management, and Entrepreneurship Development for Post Graduate Management Courses like MBA, PGDBA and PGDBM. Dr. Sayalee has 24 years experience in the Entrepreneurship Development. In 1989, she began her career as a Trainer Motivator in Maharashtra. Accredited Trainer Motivator from Entrepreneurship Development Institute of India (EDII) Ahmadabad, India, which is a nodal agency in the nation.

Personally has trained over 2500 potential entrepreneurs. Also conducted Management Development Programme for Middle Level Management and Small Scale Entrepreneurs. She has trained the various target groups like Faculty, Trainers, Teachers, NGO, Social Workers, Cooperative sector workers, Science & Technology Graduates, Ex-servicemen, Women and Rural. Successfully handled the training Programme in collaboration with SIDBI, Department of Science and technology and Department of Sainik Welfare. She is trainer for the corporate like WIPRO, TATA Motors, DELL, Ranbaxy, Dr. Reddy’s, Reliance etc. LIMRA International, USA selected and trained as Trainer for Insurance Sector. Presented papers and taught at Paris, Poland, and University of Pune Dubai campus. Published 40 articles in Indian Express and 14 International Research Papers. Received scholarship for “Entrepreneurs Educator Course” and “10000 Women Tools for Growing Business” This scholarship was awarded by NEN in association with Goldman Sachs and Stanford University.

Dr. T J Vidyasagar


He has been awarded Ph.D. in Management from the Symbiosis International University, Pune, and Post-graduation in M.Com, MMS, MPM, MLL & LW, DBM. He has teaching experience of more than 18 years and 4 years in Hospitality and Manufacturing sectors. He has attended various National and International Conferences organized by various reputed institutions, also contributed by writing research papers at different conferences. His passionate for teaching and research, His interest areas are Human Resource Management, OB, Training and Development. Stress Management, IO Psychology. He is a recognized post graduate teacher in management (HRM) from Savitribai Phule Pune University. He is a life member of Academy of Human resource Development (AHRD). He is a free-lance consultant for Yoga, Executive Stress Management and Meditation.

Dr. Cyril Crasto

Assistant Professor

He is a corporate executive from IT industry with management background and a total experience of over twenty two years and has delivered guest lectures at various MBA institutes on topics like International Business Management, Customer Relationship Management, E-business, Services Marketing and Entrepreneurship. Dr. Crasto has completed his Ph.D. from Faculty of Management (Marketing), Savitribai Phule Pune University on ‘Entrepreneurial Marketing in IT Startups’.

Dr. Crasto is member of various entrepreneurship forums and start-up associations. He is also an active member of Toastmasters International, the world leader in Communication and Leadership development.

Dr. Varsha Nadkarni

Associate Professor

She holds a Ph.D. in Organisation Management from Savitribai Phule Pune University with an experience of ten years. She has published several research papers. Her areas of interest are Organizational Behaviour, Organizational Development, Competency Mapping, Human resource Development, Organisational Psychology. She is actively involved in various training and consultancy assignments with companies. She is Domain Mentor HR and leads HR team at MITSOM and also mentors HR Forum./p>

Dr. Shubhalaxmi Joshi

Associate Professor

She holds a Ph.D. in Computer Management. She is AIMA accredited management teacher and research paper reviewer for International digital journals. She has published two books on Management Information Systems and Business Intelligence and her research papers are published in International journals in engineering research and technology. She is recipient of CSI National award for Best International Research Paper Presenter. She is actively involved in initiating Industry-Academia MOU with IT companies.