Organizational Setup

Principal Secretary (Soil & Water Conservation Department), Government of Maharashtra is the President of the Institute which is headed by the Director General, who is of the rank of Secretary to Government from the Soil & Water Conservation Department. A Governing Council headed, by the Institute’s president is responsible for policy- decisions. The Director General is assisted by a Joint Director looking after the administrative matters pertaining to training, research & administration

Training is imparted by highly qualified, experienced and well-trained faculty members. WALMI has five faculties for training and research:

  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Science (Computer Applications & Hydraulics)
  • Faculty of Integrated Watershed Development & Management (IWDM)

An optimal mix of core faculty and senior field officers on deputation to WALMI constituting the faculty, is one of the vital factors of this Institute’s strength & performance