Living Our Vision

Our Objectives

The culture of innovation

Spread the culture of innovation at grassroot level and inculcate innovative thinking to identify and solve a real-life use-case/problem by developing a solution.

An opportunity of rising up

Give an opportunity of rising up to indigenous solutions to the problems faced by our country within the areas of Mobility and Energy.

The faculty of academic

Provide faculty of academic institutions a hands-on experience on problem solving and strengthening the student - mentor bond.

Encourage & facilitate Students

Encourage students to generate IP, entrepreneurs and facilitate them to secure their intellectual property & incubation across India

History of KPIT Sparkle

2021

KPIT Sparkle 2021 - The seventh Edition of KPIT Sparkle was successfully completed on 6th March, 2021 and was the first virtual edition because of the global pandemic. The teams with 20 best ideas, shortlisted from over 2,700 entries across India, successfully presented prototypes virtually. Shri Nitin Gadkari, Hon’ble Minister for Road Transport and Highways and Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Govt. of India and Dr Rajiv Kumar, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog, were guest of honor and chief guest, respectively, at the virtual grand finale event.

Award Winners
  • Team Nano Fluid
  • Team Detox
  • Team Sand Bird
  • Team AI Air Battery
  • Team Auto-Monitor
2020

In its sixth year now, the theme for KPIT Sparkle 2020 was Mobility & Energy for the future. The event was held on 29th February and 1st March 2020 at the Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering (PCCOE), Akurdi – Pune. This year the contest attracted participation from 1000+ colleges in 25 States & 4 Union Territories of India, representing an astonishing 20000+ students through 3000+ projects. Highlights for this year was the increased participation from premier institutes (IITs – 17, NITs – 21).

Award Winners
  • Team Detox
  • Team Detox
  • Team ZincAir
  • Team Bio
2019

The fifth edition of KPIT Sparkle received more than 2000 ideas from around 22,000 engineering and science students across India. The 30 best teams presented prototypes of their solutions to the jury and incubation partners at the grand finale at a public exhibition, held at the premises of the event's academic partner, Pimpri Chinchwad College of Engineering (PCCOE), Pune.

Award Winners
  • Team Aqua
  • Team Gravity
  • Team AutoTrac
  • Team Drivetrain
2018

This was the fourth year of KPIT Sparkle a national design and development innovation contest for science and engineering students. The theme of the competition in this edition was 'Next Generation Energy and Transportation Solutions'. This year we received over 12,000 registrations from more than 600 engineering and science colleges, highlights for this year was the increased participation from premier institutes (IITs, NITs) from 9 to 28. We also saw an increase participation 63 of top 100 institutes across India, the list as published by the MHRD (NIRF rankings)..

Award Winners
  • Team Electrodes
  • Team SmartGears
  • Team NanoKnocks
  • Team Thermo
  • Team Path Predictor
2017

The 3rd edition of the design and development innovation contest, in collaboration with College of Engineering, Pune (COEP), received 1,500 ideas on the theme of Smart Cities from over 10,500 engineering and science students across India.

Award Winners
  • Team Alpha Gears
  • Team Robo-X-Prime
  • Team Robo-Climb
  • Team Traffic Eye
  • Team Humanoids
2016

KPIT Announces Winners of KPIT Sparkle 2016, All India Science and Engineering Students Contest Top shortlisted teams from engineering and science colleges across India presented innovative, robust solutions to address energy and transportation challenges.

Award Winners
  • Team Assist
  • Team Explorers
  • Team Foxtrot Geeks
  • Team Trikeracers
  • Team Varenya
  • Team BIA
2015

The first edition of KPIT Sparkle received more than 400 ideas from around 800 engineering and science students across India. The 60 best teams presented prototypes of their solutions to the jury at the grand finale at a public exhibition, held at the premises of the KPIT Technologies, Pune.

Award Winners
  • Jainendra Mishra
  • Team of Suraj Aru
  • Team Shruti & Kruti
  • Team Ajay & Vivekanand
  • Team Sourabh, Rajat & Sumitra