The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE), was founded in 1981 at New Delhi by a group of eminent HVAC&R professionals. ISHRAE today has over 28,780 HVAC&R professionals and Student-members. ISHRAE operates from over 42 Chapters and sub Chapters spread all over India, with HQ in Delhi.

ISHRAE Objectives

  • Advancement of the Arts and Sciences of Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering and Related Services.
  • Continuing education of Members and other interested persons in the said sciences through Lectures, Workshops, Product Presentations, Publications and Expositions.
  • Rendition of career guidance and financial assistance to students of the said sciences.
  • Encouragement of scientific research.

ISHRAE Student Membership Has Following Various Benefits

  • Career assistance
  • Opportunity to participate in ISHRAE job junction in which various companies like Voltas Ltd., Blue star, Kirloskar Chillers, Emerson, Sterling and Wilson, SARA HVAC and many more participates
  • Interaction with industry professionals
  • Guidance for student project work
  • Access to ISHRAE e-journals and newsletters providing the latest industry cutting edge technology information
  • Discount on ISHRAE books and publications
  • National quiz participation
  • Fee concession in local ISHRAE chapter programs such as workshops/ seminars/ training
  • Industrial visit through local chapter
  • Technical talk through the local chapter
  • Membership of one of the prestigious professional society
  • Develop leadership potential and enhance your resume

Sanjivani ISHRAE Student Chapter

Sanjivani ISHRAE student chapter was established in academic year 2019-2020 in presence of chief guest Ms. Pratibha patil, Founder Director ‘Word Perfect English Academy’, Loni, Director Sanjivani College of Engineering, Dr. D. N. Kyatanavar and Head of Department Mechanical Engineering Dr. A.G. Thakur.

Above dignitaries along with ISHRAE student chapter council body and ISHRAE student members were present for inauguration program. Chief Guest Pratibha patil in her address told the importance of ISHRAE student chapter along with importance of personality development in student’s life.

Faculty advisor and president of ISHRAE introduced various activities, like guest lecture related to HVAC field, PPT competition on advances in Refrigeration and Air conditioning, Quiz Competition, Poster Presentation on environmental issues and its solutions, Hands on practice session related to maintenance of refrigerator and air conditioner etc. to be conducted under ISHRAE student chapter.

Council body of ISHRAE Student Chapter for A.Y.2019-2020

Sr. No.





Dr. A. G. Thakur


Faculty Advisor

Dr. R. A. Kapgate


Staff Incharge

Prof. P. W. Ingle


Staff Co-incharge

Prof. N. S. Aher



Dabi Gauri Pavan



Avhad Rushikesh Rajendra



Joshi Atharva Shailesh


Member CWC

Padole Vishal Dattatray


Member CWC

Beldar Mayur Bhaskarrao


Member CWC

Sharif Miraj Akram