Society of the missionaries of St.Francis Xavier, Pilar, Goa, Agnel Region       
Padre Conceição College Of Engineering
Managed by Agnel Charities, Approved by AICTE and Affiliated to Goa University

To impart Quality Education and to grow into a Centre of Excellence in the field of Mechanical Engineering.
  • To prepare the students for a Professional Career or Higher Education by quality teaching learning process.
  • To promote excellence in teaching-learning process, research and encourage collaborative activities that contribute to Society.
  • To ensure all-round development of students through co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.

  • Department of Mechanical Engineering


    INDIAN SOCIETY OF HEATING REFRIGERATION AND AIR CONDITIONING ENGINEERS (ISHRAE) 2016 -17 STUDENTS CHAPTER was installed on 5th Aug 2016 at PCCE. The installation ceremony of Indian society of Heating Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers(ISHRAE) Goa Chapter at Padre Conceicao College of Engineering,Verna was held under the guidance of faculty Co-Ordinator Prof.Jisa Randhir and Head of Department Dr.Jagannath Hirkude.The occasion was graced by the presence of Rev.Fr.Victor Rebello,Director-Agnel Technical education Complex and Principal Dr.Luis C.Mesquita.
    The Chief Guest for the function was renowned Scientist F from National Centre for Antarctic and Ocean Research (NCAOR) Dr.Thamban Meloth(Head of Cryosphere Sciences). Dr. Meloth has published more than 50 research papers in prestigious peer-reviewed international and national journals, and as invited chapters in international books. In recognition of his scientific accomplishments, he had been awarded with several national and international awards.He spoke on the topic "Fire on Ice" for the faculty and students of third year and final year mechanical engineering. All members of ISHRAE Goa Chapter also attended this event.

    The office bearers of ISHRAE for the academic year 2016-2017 are:

    PresidentMr. Savio Vaz (BE Mech)
    TreasurerMr. Rufus Fernandes (BE Mech)
    SecretaryMs. Maykhala Shikerkar (BE Mech)
    Committee members: Mr. Rishabh Kumar Singh (TE Mech)
    Mr. Mayank Ghugretkar (TE Mech)

    Events held :

    Job Junction 2016

    22 students from ISHRAE Students Chapter answered online test for Job Junction on 7 th October under the guidance of faculty adviser Prof. Jisa Randeer and Prof. Raghavendra Kamath

    ISHRAE organizes talk at PCCE

    Members of Indian Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers-Goa Chapter organized a talk on “Student Project Ideas” for the Mechanical Engineering students of Padre Conceicao College of Engineering. The speaker Dr. Roshini Eashow (retired Professor from Sardar Patel College of Engineering and alumnus of IIT Bombay and Madras) was welcomed by HoD Dr. Jagannath Hirkude and Prof.Jisa Randhir, faculty advisor of ISHRAE welcomed the gathering and introduced the speaker.

    Dr.Roshini spoke about the various fundamentals of heat transfer and focused of different project ideas for students in thermal engineering. The talk was attended by faculty and students and all members of ISHRAE Goa Chapter including Mr.Prakash Naik and Mr.Milind Sardessai.

    PCCE Visits ACREX 2017

    ISHRAE Student chapter of the Mechanical Department of Padre Conceicao College of Engineering organized a 3 day study visit under the guidance of HoD Dr.Jagannath Hirkude and faculty incharge Prof.Jisa Randhir to the International Technical event, ACREX (Air conditioning & Refrigeration Expo) at India Expo Mart Limited at Greater Noida from 23rd February to 25th February 2017. The group comprised of 24 students from final year Mechanical engineering department. They were accompanied by Prof Annapurna Hosalli and Prof Sunil Pawar. Exhibitions comprised of various companies namely MSME, Global Electronics, Castle valves, LG, RATA etc from all over the Globe, dealing with refrigeration Air conditioning and ventilation sectors to satisfy the domestic and industrial needs. The students could interact with Industry professional that enhanced their technical knowledge.


    Consortium of Students in Mechanical Engineering

    The office bearers of COSME for the academic year 2016-2017 are:

    PresidentMr. Pratish P. Prabhudesai(BE Mech)
    SecretaryMr. Shaunak Prabhudesai (BE Mech)
    TreasurerMr. Anish Naik (BE Mech)

    COSME organised two technical lectures