Our Featured Coach of the Year 2022 ( ENGINEERING COACHING )

GCELAB.COM (Gurukul of Civil Engineers)) is India’s leading Online Civil Engineering Technical & Professional training platform. The training Modules are developed with extensive research of the civil engineering industry, their current demand, latest design software requirements & construction practices. We assist corporates to recruit employable Candidates.

The  mission of 
GCELAB.COM is to provide professionally trained Civil Engineers for all type of civil engineering services and increase the supply of efficient & highly skilled Civil Engineers and serve the Civil Engineering Community

Pooja is doing an excellent job. Do take all the benefit of her coaching portal.

Advisor to TEF

Nagendra MIrajkar



Ravindra Mane (ARCHSTRUCT) is industrial partner from software industry. He has 15 years of experience and has  developed RcadExpress software for architects, contractors, structural designers, students, academicians and all other who are using drafting software. His software and ideas are not just reducing human effort but also they also save the salary of employer without compromising the quality of drafting. He has eliminated the the errors come across drafting. He has just not reduced the human power of drafting but also taken care of all the tension coming to to any entrepreneur.

website : www.rcadexpress.com

Mobile :  7385479747

Preeti Singh is a  consultant with over 15 years of experience in corporate training. She has worked with grass-root organisations & small and emerging institutions, impacting more than 1500 learners through experiential workshops on Upskilling and Re-Skilling, providing scalable solutions for Cultural Management and enhancement of Human Skill Development.

As an NLP( Neuro linguistics Processing) practitioner, she has been conducting ‘Diversity, Equity, Inclusion’ initiatives spreading Awareness and sensitisation programs on Neurodiversity , gender equality and LGBTQ communities ,Prevention of Sexual Harassment (POSH) through induction and readiness programmes with managers at various levels.

Her Flagship programmes are in Training Delivery, Organizational & Talent Development, Intercultural Communication & Team Building, Soft & Interpersonal Skills Development, Presentation & Facilitation Dynamics.

She has conducted many different Workshops and webinars across several organisations like  Microsoft (Bangalore, Hyderabad, Gurgaon, Noida campuses), HT Media, Adani Group, Dell ,Tek Monks, Skope Consulting, Zeon Lifesciences, Etcinc, Universities Ansal , Bennett  (during their induction orientation program under inclusive education).

Mobile/ WhatsApp: 98737 98765


The founder of TEF-Mentoring Initiative, Dinesh Bandiwadekar is also a trained mentor under the BYST- Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust (BYST) which  is a platform for empowering Indian youth to turn their business ideas into profitable enterprises, with guidance, encouragement and support of a mentor. With an aim to channelize the power of India’s youth towards economic development, BYST’s principles are based on the famous words of Mr. JRD Tata- “If we touch one life, it has the potential to transform the lives of a billion people”.

A unique non-profit organisation, BYST is a perfect blend of the Prince of Wales Youth Business Trust (PYBT) and India’s age-old, time honoured, ‘guru-shishya’ tradition, where-in mentors train, support, monitor and help young aspiring entrepreneurs. By adopting the ancient guru-shishya “parampara”, BYST mentors instill values and a sense of self-confidence in their respective mentees. which is managed by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) .

Please visit https://byst.org.in/ to know ore about BYST

Aayushi Khandelwal

        ​ HR Expert

Here are some of our senior valued mentors and advisors who can guide you in different areas. They share our passion of mentoring and guiding young talent.

Advisor to TEF

Sharad Dhope : Ex- Executive Engineer -MHADA

Present occupation: Builder and Agripreneur

Sharad Dhope is a highly qualified and experienced individual with a background in civil engineering. He has spent the past 40 years working in the housing sector, and has gained a wealth of knowledge and expertise in this field. In his current role, Sharad is a builder and agripreneur, combining his skills in construction with a passion for agriculture. He is dedicated to delivering high-quality projects and is committed to driving innovation in the industry. Sharad is a DCE and BE (Civil) from VJTi, University of Mumbai and has worked on large hosuing projects of the Govt. of Maharashtra

Ravindra Mane

Software developer- Drafting Software

Corporate Training Consultant-

                Preeti Singh


Advisor to TEF

Read my Blog and my article on Mentoring 

Pramod Siriah  is our mentor & advisor for trading in building and construction materials and  also for Call Centre Operations / BPOs in related fields. He has working experience  at the managerial level ( 15 years in the Middle East –UAE, Oman, Bahrain and Qatar) in reputed companies like MHD, Bukamal, Thakral, SSB etc  dealing in Architectural Services/ Construction Products/ Electro Mechanicals/MEP.

Pramod also has worked for many years as a senior executive  in reputed BPOs like Teleperformance ( earlier Intelenet ) and can advise you about potential careers in both the above fields. He is also a good advisor on productivity in retired life and is associated with many passive income organisations.

Mobile/WhatsApp: 9920091831 

Building material expert /

BPO Practice- Pramod Siriah


    Our Featured Coach of 2023 ( BUILDING MATERIALS )

Ashim Saha is currently a consultant in Marketing, Distribution, Sales &  Customer Service in our Building Materials category . He has over 35 years of expereince in the same, and has  held positions of Head Marketing, Project sales, Business development, Influencer Connect , Field Marketing, Applicator development, andNew product development . Some of his notable contributions are launching FEVICOL CHAMPIONS CLUB for Wood working contractors, DR FIXIT ADVISE CENTER a complete CRM for DRFIXIT division, PIDILITE KNOWLEDGE SERIES for Architects and interior designers. He has also launched FEVICOL MARINE, D3 ADHESIVE FEVICOL SWR and complete range of joinery adhesives, Dr Fixit Raincoat, Newcoat, LW+. He has been associated with Pidilite from February 1997 to September 2019.Prior to Pidilite, Mr. Saha was associated with Bakelite Hylam fof decorative laminate and Particle board and Indian plywood manufacturing company ltd for plywood and particle board. He was in the team that  launched COATED PLYWOOD in India

Rajendra Shimpi



Advisor to TEF

           Our Featured Coach of the Year 2023 ( IRRIGATION, WATER SUPPLY, GOVERNMENT )

We are extremely proud to have on board
Er. Rajendra Shimpi,  Retd. Superitending Engineer- Water Resources Deptt, Govt of Maharashtra as a senior mentor. He is a Gold Medalist DCE from Dhule, a Silver Medallist BE from VJTI and a Topper in ME (Geotech ) from COEP -Pune University.

He has unparalleled expertise of 30+ years in water resources and project planning, yield and flood estimation, dam maintenance, canal maintenance, irrigation, design of dams, design of tunnels, service gates and many related areas.  His experience and advise is sought in several key matters by the Government of Maharashtra and he is a wonderful coach and mentor and knowing him for 4 decades has been a great source of inspiration and life enrichening experience for me & others -                                                                                                          

Advisor to TEF


Aayushi Khandelwal, is our HR expert with over 15 years of experience in multiple areas of HR such as Recruitment & Hiring, Learning & Development, Compensation Planning, and Performance Management

She has  solid 15 years of experience in HR in  the engineering and manufacturing side.  She is a BE ( Computer Science ) & MBA (HR)

Mobile/WhatsApp:  99268 26165
Email: aayushi71333@gmail.com 

A unique forum for

 Mentoring and Learning & Development

for Engineers

Ashim Saha



Sharad Dhope



Pooja Srivastava  
Founder at Gurukul of Civil Engineers |

E-Learning Platform for Civil Engineers

www.gcelab.com   / info@gcelab.com

​Phone: (+44) 7307 863 846
Twitter  GurukulofCivil

Nagendra Mirajkar : Retd Chief Engineer Mumbai Port Authority

Nagendra Mirajkar has vast experience ( 34 years) of developing & maintaining sea ports. He joined Mumbai Port Authority (MbPA) in 1987 as Asstt Executive Engineer and retired as Chief Engineer in 2022. He witnessed development of marine structures such as Pir Pau Pier, 1st and 2nd Chemical Berths, Container Terminal, Domestic and International Cruise Terminals during 34-35 years. Apart from development of marine structures he was also involved in maintaining and rehabilitation of old marine works. He has received several awards for completion of time bound projects of significance.

Nagendra is a BE Civil with Hons of the VJTI, University of Mumbai.

TheEngineersForum is a multi-purpose vehicle for Core Engineers and SME's to discuss, present & network on new technologies, products and services in the engineering & construction sector, and at the same time improve Personalities, Soft Skills, Build Knowledge and Management & Leadership Skills.

​​​​A unique forum for capability building  to become a great Manager and an Engineering Leader​​​

B.P. Karamchandani is a veteran from the design & construction field. With over 35 years experience in design, contracting and construction equipment in the MMRDA region ,he can guide you for a number of initiatives.

He has also pioneered a software www.MVdad.com for 
Online RCC Building Structural Design Software for Design Professionals,  Builders & Students
for economical and earthquake resistant structures, developed as per IS 456-2000 and 1893 - 2002.



Soft Skills Training- 

Sneha Daragshetti

     Share Knowledge,Guide, Mentor, Prosper

Snezeal.com is our partner and mentor for
Soft Skills Training. A highly talented
and experienced trainer, Sneha has extensive
experience in training Corporates/SMEs/ Groups/ Students & Working individuals in various aspects of Soft Skills. She has trained several personnel from Engineering companies/ consultancies,

Needless to say her training is most important to take you ahead in life and at your workplace. 

Mobile/WhatsApp:  9326050747
Website: http://www.snezeal.com/

Do you want to mentor anyone?  

Are you an engineer, 40+,  with at least 7 years of experience in the engineering domain and passionate about technology, recent developments in engineering management? Are you interested in taking the country forward through the coming generation? Do you want to educate younger people about anything that will help them and the nation as such?

To begin with, we will focus on infrastructure, civil engineering, and developmental issues. Would you like to contribute towards how to take the nation forward? 

Gathering Mentors

I am gathering mentors at this stage who must spare time to mentor one candidate at a time. I will be happy to hear from people who are involved in new technologies. We lecture at engineering colleges too, to educate young budding engineers. If you are above 40 and know a few things about engineering- hands-on / practically / thoroughly, please join me in my way of nation-building. All of us have some responsibility to our country.