Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University, Lonere was established in 1989 and it is affiliated to University Grants Commission (India). The Institute is approved by All India council for Technical Educaion (AICTE). The University campus covers an area of 500 acres and is located at the college town of Lonere. It is the only technological university in Maharashtra. The University extends its services to the society through a governmental scheme of "Community Polytechnic" by educating the dropouts and empowering them with technical skills. The staff of the University is proud of working at this place, the students take pride in learning here, and the visitors are overwhelmed to watch the scenic nature and the peaceful ambiance enriched with the culture of technological education of high standards, amicable relations among student-fraternity, and cooperation among the staff-members. The Institute provides good infrastructure facilities such as Library, Canteen, Classrooms, Seminar hall, Auditorium, Sports, Transport, Hostel accomodation. The institute have the placement cell and they place all their students successfully through campus recruitments with organizations matching the individual’s aspirations and talents. It seeks to open frontiers of knowledge and reveal new horizons of change, to broaden mindsets and to create positive attitudes in students. The University students get a lot of industrial exposure by their frequent industrial visits. The faculty of the University interact effectively with the industries in academic, research & development alongwith other social activities.
The college offers undergraduate course in Chemical Engineering, Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, Petrochemical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Civil Engineering, Information Technology, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering.