The force behind
Plastindia International University

Plastics – One of the fastest growing industries in India, plays a vital role in Indian economy. The next two decades will witness an unprecedented, explosive growth in all sectors of Plastics Industry that demands clear, long term constructive goals and a time bound action program. PLASTINDIA FOUNDATION is the Apex body of major Associations, Organizations, and Institutions connected with Plastics, with an objective to promote the development of Plastics Industry and to assist the growth of Plastics, its related materials and their products. The foundation is dedicated to national progress through Plastics.

Plastindia is an internationally recognized organization, devoted to promoting excellence in the field of Plastics with an aim to make India, a preferred global sourcing base. It supports & encourages development of outstanding institutions, committed to education & research with emphasis on achieving the highest standards of quality in Plastics products & developing effective techniques for their recycling. It will build an awareness about the significant contribution made by Plastics to the society & the environment. Plastindia Foundation has taken an initiative to launch Plastindia International University recognizing the need for human capital in future.

Plastindia International University


To develop a world class university dedicated to Plastics Technology with thrust on research, innovation and entrepreneurial skill development.

The vision of Plastindia International University is to provide world- class education and produce well groomed, well trained, culturally sensitive human resource to Plastics and allied industries by integrating technology and management courses. The emphasis is to provide an integrated campus, dedicated to study of Plastics Technology
with state–of-the-art technology and educational infrastructure.


  • To establish a unique platform for learning by making available, renowned academicians and trained faculty, thereby ensuring ideal teaching and learning model.
  • To promote excellence across the full spectrum of research activity in Plastindia International University.
  • To achieve an on-going discourse that attempts to capture all the considerations involved in assuring that stakeholder interests are addressed and reflected in policy initiatives.
  • Promote process design, testing and innovation in Plastics Technology.
  • To conduct continuing education programs that ensure, industry is updated on latest technology and production practices.
  • To associate with International Universities and confirm that our academics and infrastructure meet international standards.

Academic Philosophy

  • The core of our belief lies in our philosophy which has led to the initiation of Plastindia International University
  • We aspire to set a precedent in educational standards by bringing together qualified teachers and quality infrastructure.
  • We are focused on developing quality education, knowledge, skills and attitude among our student that will enable them to identify needs of industry and come up with effective solutions.
  • To be rated internationally for teaching and research
  • Our University is focused on :
    • Education - To establish that the knowledge will be ‘used’ conceptually
    • Research - To create a suitable work environment and encourage knowledge sharing
    • Innovation – To bring together academicians from Plastindia International University and other institutions, to undertake joint research
  • Plastindia International University has developed its niche and position to attract best faculty talent to upgrade the excellence and quality of students
  • Plastindia International University has adopted learning by co creation, by catering the process and outputs of co creation and by visualizing a world where achievements of an individual come through shared efforts of a group.
  • Our focus is restricted not just to academics but also revolves around developing students with following skills:
    • Dealing with Complexity
    • Critical Thinking
    • Emotional Intelligence
    • Global Reach
    • Creativity
    • Cooperation

Key Features

Governing Board

Shri. Arvind Mehta

Plastindia International University

Prof. R. A. Mashelkar

Chief Mentor

Mr. M. P. Taparia

Chairman -
Industry Advisory Council

Mr. Kamal Nanavaty

Chairman –
Development Committee

Mr. K. K. Seksaria

Plastindia International University

Mr. Raju Desai

Plastindia International University

Mr. Rajeev Chitalia

Plastindia International University

Mr. J. C. Agarwal

Member, Plastindia International University

Prof. (Dr.) S. K. Nayak

Plastindia International University

Mr. Achal Thakkar

Plastindia International University

Mr. Samit Jain

Plastindia International University

Mr. Alpesh Patel

Plastindia International University

Smt. Anju Sharma, I.A.S.

Principal Secretary
(Higher & Technical Education)
Colleges & Universities, Gujarat

Dr. Peeush Bishnoi

Plastindia International University

Ms. Rajvi Nagori

Deputy Registrar,
Plastindia International University

Academic search Committee

Mr. Kamal Nanavaty

Prof. Ashok Misra

Prof. (Dr.) S. K. Nayak

Special Academic Advisors

Prof. Ashok Misra

Dr. Sudhir Jain

Dr. D. D. Kale

Advisor Polyester

Mr. Man Mohan

Managing Committee of the Sponsoring Body

Mr. Jigish Doshi


Mr. Ravish Kamath

Vice President

Mr. Jayesh Rambhia

Hon. Treasurer

Mr. K. K. Seksaria

Imm. Past President

Mr. Raju Desai


Mr. V. K. Taparia


Mr. Gautam Gandhi


Mr. V. Sekar


Mr. Mihir Banerji


Mr. Alok Tibrewala


Mr. Ashok Jajodia


Mr. Mahavir Khatang


Mr. Pradip Thakkar


Prof. (Dr.) S. K Nayak


Mr. Lalit Guglani


Mr. Kamal P. Nanavaty


Mr. Mahendra N. Patel


Acts & Regulations

Enactment of Plastindia International University as Private University under Gujarat Private University Act 2009.
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Plastindia International University UGC Recognition u/s 2(f) of UGC Act.

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The journey of Plastindia International University
from an idea to inception


Shri Mehta is Chairman, Governing Council of AIPMA and President of Plastindia International University at Vapi, Gujarat. He is a B.Sc. (Hons.) from University of Kolhapur. The Chairman and Managing Director of M/s. Welset Plast Extrusions Private Ltd., Mumbai, he has vast knowledge in international Plastics trade. His company is the leading manufacturer and exporter of PVC medical compounds, thermo plastics elastomers and colour master batches in the country with four separate plants at Silvassa. During his tenurel, Plastindia 2009 was held at Pragati Maidan, Delhi. The world was witnessing an economic slowdown but Plastindia 2009 was a big success. The event gave Indian Plastics Industry, a global recognition where huge business was generated. It was inaugurated by none other than President of India, Smt. Pratibhatai Patil. He is also the first person from Asia to be elected as the Executive Director of CIPAD i.e. Council of International Plastics Association Directors which is a Global Plastics Association of 49 countries with its headquarters in USA.

His vision facilitating the export, led to the growth of Indian Plastics Industry and made India a global sourcing hub for Plastics. During his tenure as President, Plastindia Foundation, he played key role in acquiring land from GIDC at Vapi. He is widely travelled and has conducted and attended number of exhibitions, seminars and conferences at national & international levels.

Dr. Bishnoi is a consultant with 24 years of professional experience in organizations like Siemens, General Electric, L&T etc. He is currently working as a consultant in individual capacity in higher technical education segment since September 2015. He worked as a Director General for the proposed GSFC University to be set up at Jaspur near Vadodara. The role involved complete responsibility to set up a Green Field Private University with initial focus on degrees in Engineering and Management. He launched the university in August 2015 as the First Provost of the University.

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