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Notice to Parents & Students

counselling centres or any such persons promising, confirming or providing admissions / registrations in the Institute Level Seats / Management Quota / Registrations for Trainings or Workshops to any of its Educational and Research Divisions i.e. the Finolex Academy of Management and Technology (FAMT) at Ratnagiri; the International Institute of Information Technology (I²IT), Pune and the Pralhad P. Chhabria Research Center (PPCRC), Pune. The students interested in taking admission under such a quota (as prescribed by the Regulatory Authorities) or otherwise should directly apply to the Institute or contact the Director / Principal.

No Capitation Fee / Donation whatsoever is charged by the educational and research divisions of the Hope Foundation and Research Centre to the Parent / Student for admission to the courses / training / workshops etc. offered by the respective institutions and the admission / registration of the students in the institutions are purely based on merit and as per the fee approved by the Fee Regulating Authority.

Grievance / Dispute (if any) arising out of violation of this notice may immediately be brought to the notice of the Principals / Heads of the respective institutions at:-

  • for Finolex Academy of Management and Technology, Ratnagiri
  • for International Institute of Information Technology (I²IT), Pune
  • for the Pralhad P. Chhabria Research Center (PPCRC), Pune

In case the grievance / dispute is not resolved within a maximum period of 7 working days, the matter is permitted to be escalated to the Executive Secretary of the Hope Foundation and Research Centre (Trust / Society) at for necessary course of action.

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When you visit the official website of the Hope Foundation and Research Centre, the following information may be collected from you, either voluntarily or involuntarily: Your computer or network’s IP address, which must be validated in order for you to access the official website of the Hope Foundation and Research Centre; Your email address and message when you communicate electronically with us; Information about your visit is gathered in an aggregate manner for quality control, security and improvement of our website.

Your information is kept confidential, unaltered, and used only by Hope Foundation and Research Centre to administer your request. Hope Foundation and Research Centre does not disclose or sell any personally identifiable information collected at this website to other companies or organisations.

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Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern HOPE FOUNDATION AND RESEARCH CENTRE”s relationship with you in relation to this website.

The term ‘HOPE FOUNDATION AND RESEARCH CENTRE’ or ‘us’ or ‘we’ refers to the owner of the website whose registered/operational office is PLOT NO. P-14, RAJIV GANDHI INFOTECH PARK, MIDC, HINJAWADI – PHASE 1 Pune MAHARASHTRA 411057. The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

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Dr. Y. M. Gajmal

Best Paper Award

The Department of Information Technology is pleased to announce that our faculty Dr. Yogesh Manohar Gajmal received the Best Paper Award in Springer Conference – International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Network Systems (CINS 2023) held from 18 to 20 October at Dubai, UAE.