Parul Institute of Engineering And Technology(Diploma Studies)

Prof. Ruchi Shrivastava

Designation : Principal
Total Exp : 18 Years
Educational Qualification : M.Tech. (Civil)
Research Area :
Soil Engineering, Three Dimensional Consolidation of coastal soils
Prof Ruchi Shrivastava born on March 19, 1974 is with Parul Group of Institutes since last 7 years with total 14 years of experience of teaching in Degree Engineering college and presently working as Principal, Parul Institute of Engineering And Technology- Diploma Studies-1st & 2nd Shift. She has done her M.E. (Civil Engineering), First class with Distinction from The, M.S. University, Baroda and presently pursuing her research work for Ph.D from Gujarat Technological University. With more than 30 papers published / presented in international journals/conferences in India, she is also Executive Council Member of the Indian Geotechnical Society- Baroda chapter. She likes to initiate new directions to enhance growth of the Institute in academics as well as in co-curricular and extracurricular events and executes the vision of Management to see the Institutes name globally.
Contact Information
Office Phone02668-260336
Email[email protected]
ISTE Life Member, IGS Life Member
Specialization AreasGeotech Engineering
Subject Taught UGEngineering Mechanics, Elements of Civil Engineering, Mechanics of Solids, Structure Analysis-I, Geotechniques and Applied Geology, Soil Mechanics, Foundation Engineering, Estimation and Costing, Geotech Engineering-1, Geotech Engineering-2
Subject Taught PGStructural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Research Methodology
Title Description Achieved On
Best Industry-Linked Civil & Allied Engineering Institute(Diploma)-2015 AICTE and CII survey of Industry – Linked technical Institutes 2015 in by the hands of Chair Person, AICTE Dr.Anil Dattaytraya Sahasrabudhe, at New Delhi- India Dec - 2015
Environmental Excellence Award-2015 Best innovative project “SOLAR WATER PUMP” by the hands of Honorable Rajmata, at Vadodara- India Jun - 2015
Best Industry-Linked Mechanical & Allied Engineering Institute-2014 AICTE and CII survey of Industry – Linked technical Institutes 2014 in by the hands of Honorable HRD minister Smt. Smriti Irani, at New Delhi- India Nov - 2014
Environmental Excellence Award-2014 Best innovative project “PEDAL POWER WASHING MACHINE” by the hands of Honorable Rajmata, at Vadodara- India Aug - 2014
Certificate of Excellence Arranging and motivating Thalasssemia Screening Camps by Indian Red Cross Society, Gujarat, India in the year 2014 from the hands of Honorable Governor of Gujarat Nov - 2014
Best Paper Presentation Award National Conference on Innovative & Emerging Technologies “NCIET-13 “at Smt.S.R. Patel Engineering College, Unjha Jan - 2013
Awarded best faculty award in Civil Engineering Department Nominated by Head of the Department and Principal, Limda, Vadodara Feb - 2013
Best faculty award for cultural and co-curricular activities Nominated by Principal-Parul Institute of Engineering & Technology, Degree, Limda, Vadodara Feb - 2013
Certificate of Excellence Arranging maximum blood donation Camps by Jalaram Blood Bank Society, Gujarat, India from the hands of Mr. Yusuf Pathan Dec - 2014
Appreciation for conducting Lectures on Mechanics of Solids subject for Shear Force and Bending Moments, Bending stresses in beams, Shear Stresses in Beams have been delivered in 2013 which can be viewed in YouTube. Gujarat Technological University started the Video Lecture Telecasting series at BISAG –Bhaskaracharya Institute for Space Applications and Geo-informatics 2012 to 2013
Material testing consultancy SVMIT, Bharuch for various industrial setups on Compressive strength, Tensile Strength and Hardness on various metals 2001-2002. 2001 to 2002
Consultancy on Engineering Educational Simulation Software development Thomas Alva Edison University, New Jersey, through Rangam Consultants Inc. NJ 2012
Institute / Organization Designation Duration
Parul Institute Of Engineering & Technology- Diploma Studies. Waghodia Road, Limda Vadodara. (Gujarat) Principal May - 2013 to Till Date
Parul Institute Of Engineering Technology - Degree Waghodia Road, Limda Vadodara. (Gujarat) Reader Jul - 2008 to May - 2013
Thakral College Of Technology Oriental Group Of Institutes, Bhopal. Head Of Department (Civil / Applied Mechanics) Apr - 2002 to Apr - 2005
Shri Sad Vidhya Mandal Institute Of Engineering And Technology, Bharuch Lecturer (Civil /Applied Mechanics) Mar - 1998 to Feb - 2002
Polytechnic, M.S.U Baroda. Polytechnic, M.S.U Near Pandya Bridge, Baroda. Teaching Assistant (Civil/ Applied Mechanics) Nov - 1997 to Mar - 1998
Qualification Specialization University Passing Year % Class
M.Tech. (Civil) Geotechnical M.S. University, Baroda 1998 74% Distinction
B.E. (Civil) Civil M.S. University, Baroda 1996 67.67% Distinction


Title ISSN / ISBN No Publisher Volume Year
Applied Mechanics - Gujart Technical Publishers, Ahmedabad 2 2017
Soil Mechanics 978-93-85016-11-0 Gujarat Technical Publishers 2014 to 2015
Engineering Mechanics statics and Dynamics 8180521089 Ane Books Publications, New Delhi 2004 to 2005

International Conference

Title ISSN / ISBN No Publisher Volume Year
Review on “ Effect of Smear on Consolidation by Radial Seepage Flow Using PVD” - National Conference on Recent Research in Engineering and Technology (NCRRET-2015) International Journal of Advance Engineering and Research Development (IJAERD) e-ISSN: 2348 - 4470 , print-ISSN:2348-6406 - Feb-2015
Influence of Vertical Prefabricated Circular Jute Geodrain on Radial Pore Pressure Dissipation during Consolidation R. P. Shrivastava 1, A. V. Shroff2 - Malwa Institute Of Technology, Indore and Institute for Research and Development, Bhubaneswar - International Conference on Advances & Development in Engineering & Technology (ICADET) - 8th – 9th February-2013
An Overview Of Consolidation By Radial Seepage Flow Using Pvd For Reinforced Clay Beds R. P. Shrivastava, D. T. Shete, A. V. Shroff - MepcoSchlenkEngineeringCollege, Sivakasi - International Conference On Futuristic Innovations & Developments In Civil Engineering (Icfidce’13) 18-20 April 2013
Prefabricated vertical drains - ICER-08 International Journal of Environment Research & Development - Dec-2008
“Organic plastic v/s Bio plastic-A sustainable Environment Development” - ICER-08 International Journal of Environment Research & Development - Dec-2008

National Conference

Title ISSN / ISBN No Publisher Volume Year
Consolidation of Kaolinitic Clay Using Saw Dust Drain - Indian Georechnical Conference IGC 2016 - Dec-2016
Effect of bamboo reinforcement on bearing capacity of the sand - National Conference on Emerging Vistas of Technology in 21st century by Parul Institute of Technology - Apr-2015
A Review on Acid Rain: A Serious Environmental Problem - Two Day National Conference on “Global Warming: World/Indian Agronomy and Indian Economy” - Jan-2015
“EFFECT OF NATURAL FIBER AS REINFORCING MATERIAL ON BEARING CAPACITY OF SANDY BED” R.V. KANANI, A.K. VERMA, R. SHRIVASTAVA - National Conference on Recent Advances in Civil and Structural Engineering (RACSE-’14) at A.D Patel Institute of Technology and B.V.M Engineering College on April 25-26,2014. Vol-I Page 138, ISBN: 978-81-927554-1-0 - Apr-2014
”A Study Of Effect Of Natural Fibers As A Reinforcing Material On Bearing Capacity Of The Soil” - CRDCE 13- SVIT, Vasad - Dec-2013
Comparative Study of Prefabricated Jute drain with different Geodrains in Soft Clays on Radial Pore Pressure Dissipation during Consolidation R. P. Shrivastava 1, A. V. Shroff2 - International Journal of Science and Advanced Technology (IJSAT)”. - Jan-2013
An Overview of Consolidation by Radial Seepage Flow Using PVD for Reinforced Clay Beds - SEC-2012 SVNIT, Surat - Dec-2012
Critical Appraisal of Consolidation by Radial Seepage Flow Using PVD Reinforced Clay Beds - “GREEN CITY” NCEVT-12 Parul Institute of Engg & Tech - Apr-2012
Strengthening of Soil Using Electrokinetic Geosynthetic – A Review - Advances In Geotechnical Engineering, SVNIT , Surat - Oct-2011
Geosynthetic - NCEVT 10 Parul Institute of Engg & Tech - Dec-2010
Green Energy - NCEVT 10 Parul Institute of Engg & Tech - Dec-2010
Pollution from Landfill - CRDCE-10 SVIT- Vasad - Jan-2010
Water: Membranes and other purification technologies - Water-10, M. S. University of Baroda - Jan-2010
E-waste management - NCEVT 09 Parul Institute of Engg & Tech - Sep-2009
Ground improvement techniques for coastal soils - NCEVT 09 Parul Institute of Engg & Tech - Sep-2009

Project Guided

project Title Agency Start Date
“Effect of natural fibers as a reinforcing material on the bearing capacity of the soil” Masters Project 2014
Ground Improvement Bachelor’s Project 2013
Rain water Harvesting Bachelor’s Project 2012
“Retrofitting and Rehabilitation of Structures” Bachelor’s Project 2011