The AGNEL TECHNICAL COLLEGE started in 1969 with a course in
Production engineering at Bandra in Mumbai.In 1976,part-time courses
were started for the same. From Mumbai, FR.AGNEL ASHRAM branched
out simultaneously to New Delhi and Verna in Goa in the year 1979
under continued request from the Government of India.
The Education complex in Vashi started with a school in English and
Marathi medium in the year 1982 and a Polytechnic in the year 1983
under the able guidance of Rev. Fr. Orlando and Rev. Fr.Almeida.The
school is today known as Fr Agnel Multipurpose School and Junior
College,the best in the satellite city of Navi Mumbai.
On the 22nd of June 1984, the AGNEL ASHRAM fraternity lost its
visionary and founder but he left behind a great movement.The very
same year 1984 saw the foundation of an Engineering College at Bandra
in Mumbai and yet another feather was added to its cap with the number
of diploma courses being increased to four in its Vashi center.
Subsequently in 1998, the diploma courses were increased to five
In the year 1985-86, the Agnel Ashram Fathers started the Agnel
Community Polytechnic at Bandra.This project was sponsored by the
Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India for the
purpose of upliftment of downtrodden people of rural areas.Today,this
community Polytechnic trains around 1000 students a year.
In the year 1991,the Technical Education Complex at Vashi,Navi Mumbai
expanded with the setting up of the Industrial Training Center and FR.C.
RODRIGUES INSTITUTE OFTECHNOLOGY IN THE YEAR 1994
In June 2000 an AGNEL ASHRAM INSTITUTE was started in Greater Noida
(near New Delhi) and in Sept.2000 the foundation of yet another AGNEL
ASHRAM INSTITUTE was laid in Pune. Recently, in 2001 a third technical
complex was opened at AMBARNATH in order to provide a techno -
financial background to the students.
A Management Institue was established at
Vashi in the same year
It's a matter of pride that a part of the
radar, which was used in the first Indian
satellite Aryabhatta in which at the last
moment a snag occurred,was set right by
availing the high precision machinery and
skillful expertise of our engineers at the
workshop of FR. AGNEL POLYTECHNIC,
The Agnel Technical Education Complex
in Navi Mumbai has a sprawling campus of
an area over 27,670 sq meters and
AGNEL INDUSTRIAL CENTER
AGNEL TECHNICAL JUNIOR COLLEGE
PRODUCTION CUM TRAINING CENTER
FR. C. RODRIGUES INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
FR. C. RODRIGUES INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT STUDIES.