THE IET-MBCET ON CAMPUS CHAPTER was re-inaugurated on 23rd Aug’16, with 60 new Student members and 2 Faculty members from Dept. of EEE. Since then, the chapter has grown to be a driving force for many young aspiring engineers in and around Trivandrum, providing quality opportunities. The Faculty members have increased to 6 and Ms. Jomole Joseph (Asst. Professor) is the On Campus Facilitator of the chapter. The chapter has around 200 members from EEE, ECE, CSE and ME streams and is an integral part of IET Kanyakumari Local Network since its induction.
The chapter has been very active and successful in conducting technical workshops, talks by eminent personalities, internships, techno-cultural fests, etc.
Given below is an infographic of the events conducted since its inception in 2016, description about few of the recent events and the accolades the On Campus Chapter and its members received.
IET Administrative roles, Awards & Accolades
- IET MBCET Office Bearers:
Chair: Ms. Ashwini A Kammath (S5)
Secretary: Mr. Joseph John Panicker (S5)
Treasurer: Mr. Aravind H (S5)
Social Media & Online PR Manager: Ms. Mekha Nair M I (S5)
- Jomole Joseph P. received the IET KKLN Outstanding Volunteer Award for 2018 on 9th December 2018 during the 4th Annual General Meeting of IET KKLN, for her volunteering services extended to student members of IET for their professional growth.
- The new Executive Committee for IET in Kanyakumari Local Network (KKLN) was constituted on 9th December 2018. Ms. Jomole Joseph P. was elected as Joint Secretary of IET KKLN and Mr. Adhitya S (2014-18, Alumni & Ex IET-MBCET Chair) was elected as IET YP (Young Professionals) Secretary of KKLN.
- IET MBCET Office Bearers:
Chair: Mr. Adhitya S (S7)
Secretary: Ms. Kaveri Anil (S7)
Treasurer: Mr. Vishni J Nair (S7)
Social Media & Online PR Manager: Mr. Athul S Nair (S7)
- The IET-MBCET On Campus Chapter bagged the Best YP Event of the Year Award during THE IET KKLN AWARDS 2017-18.
- Jomole Joseph P, Asst. Professor, Dept. of EEE, received the IET KKLN Outstanding Woman Engineer Award as part of IET KKLN ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS 2017. She was also elected as the YP Vice Chairman of KKLN for 2017-18.
|1||IET KKLN LEADERSHIP AWARD||ADHITYA S (S8 EEE)|
|2||IET KKLN CAREER ACHIEVEMENT AWARD||GAYATHRI GOPAL V (S8 EEE)|
|3||IET KKLN YOUNG MAN ENGINEER AWARD||JERIN SAM JAMES (S4 EEE1)|
|4||BEST OUTGOING STUDENT AWARD||GREESHMA SUSAN JOHN (S8 EEE)|
|5||OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER AWARD||VISHNU J NAIR (S6 EEE1) &
SUHAIL N (S6 EEE2)
|6||THE BEST ACADEMIC PERFORMER AWARD||NARMADA M S (S4 EEE2)|
- IET MBCET Office Bearers:
Chair : Mr. Gangaram K (S7)
Vice Chair : Ms. Gayathri Gopal V (S5), Mr. Athul Nair (S5)
Secretary : Mr. Brahmanand (S7), Ms. Greeshma Susan John (S5)
Joint Secretary : Mr. Adithya S (S5), Ms. Kaveri Anil (S3), Ms. Raimy Paulson (S3)
Treasurer : Mr. Akshay S P (S5)
Joint Treasurer : Ms. Akshara Jalasteen (S3)
Volunteers : Mr. Mano K Chandran (S5), Mr.Sujith Sumanam (S3), Mr. Anand Joseph (S3), Ms. Sumitha Mariyam (S3), Ms. Akshaya S B (S3)
- IET MBCET Student Chapter was awarded the Best Student Chapter -2016-17,under the Kanyakumari Local Network.
- Jomole Joseph P, Asst. Professor, Dept. of EEE, received the IET KKLN Promotional Award as part of IET KKLN ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS 2016-17. She was also elected as the Joint Secretary of KKLN for 2016-17.
|1||IET KKLN ACADEMIC PERFORMANCE AWARD||SNEHA SUSAN SUNNY (S6 EE)|
|2||IET KKLN LEADERSHIP AWARD||ATHUL S NAIR (S6 EE)|
|3||IET KKLN BEST ORGANIZER AWARD||ANAND JOSEPH (S4 EE1)|
|4||IET KKLN BEST OUTGOING STUDENT AWARD||AMARESH GOWRI SHANKAR (S8 EE)|
|5||IET KKLN INNOVATION AWARD||MIDHUN M S (S2 EE1)|
|6||IET KKLN BEST VOLUNTEER AWARD||KAVERI ANIL (S4 EE2)|
PAPER RECYCLING INITIATIVE
This initiative which started on 10th September 2016 is still being continued and the notepads made by the team is used for various workshops and events in the college. The unused paper in Assignment books which are discarded by the end of every semester, are sorted and collected by the IET members, and later rebounded into notepads, scribble pads and notebooks.
IET Scribble pads (18cm × 9.8cm) are available in the Central store.
DIALux Lighting Design Training
A Lighting Design training using DIALux software commenced from 25th October, 2018, organized by IET-MBCET On Campus Chapter and the EEE Dept Association – ILLUMINA. The 50-hr course is handled by trainer, Mr. Adhitya S (ex-IET Chairman, 2017-18) working as Content Strategist for SODFOS, an Engineering Consultancy founded and run by MBCET EEE Alumni. The course is taken for final year EEE students, helping them to 3D design the rooms and select lighting appropriately to choose the client’s needs. This is the Basic Level course. For those passing this level, the Advanced level course will consist of doing a Real Project based training also. 15 participants have enrolled for the course, including 2 faculty (Ms. Jomole J. P. and Ms. Jeneena Babu)
NEXUZ – International Meet
A whole new idea conceived and to be organized by IET MBCET, NEXUZ aims to connect Engineering with several Non-Engineering fields providing a common platform for engineers to explore job and research opportunities thereby contributing to the technological advancements in various fields.
NEXUZ’19 aims to connect Engineering with Sports. MBCET is collaborating with LNCPE to conduct NEXUZ’19 – The International Meet, in the month of August 2019.
IGNIET – Program for 1st years
The event is organized to introduce 1st years to IET. It comprises of fun-filled games, one hands-on session in building up team work and designing skills, and IET orientation talk.
MBCET Skill Development Programme
IET-MBCET On Campus provide C Programming skills training as part of the MBCET Skill Development Programme, and is involved in piloting the skill training and awareness about IOT – Internet of Things.
U TURN for Engineering Students
An event named “U-Turn” was conducted on 27th July, 2018 as a pilot course to a year long Leadership skills development program as part of IET-MBCET On Campus Activity. First-year students from Electrical and Electronics Department participated in the event which started with an interactive session headed by Mr George Thomas (Director & Chief Trainer-Life Chefs). An overview of IET and the On Campus chapter was given to the students and a number of activities and games were conducted to make the students understand their weak points. Measures to improve their weaknesses were suggested. The event came to a close with a dance session conducted by the Life Chefs team which aimed at relieving the students from their inhibitions and inculcating confidence in them. The event was well appreciated by the 1st years. The 1 year program will be commence soon for interested students.
Social Service: Aluva Trip to help the Flood affected families
IET MBCET On Campus, jointly with ILLUMINA (EEE Dept Association), gathered relief materials that included CFL/LED bulbs, clothes, Kitchen utensils for flood affected families in Aluva in Ernakulam District and handed over to the Panchayath president in the presence of the Asst. Engineer and Member of Panchayath on their visit on September 1st , 2018. The team also joined the NSS unit-230 working there in the survey for the Record of damages occurred to the houses in the Chittattukara Panchayat, during the floods.
The group consisted of 22 students and 3 faculty (Ms. Jomole J P, Ms. Divya N A, Mr. Rikesh Mathew). The NSS unit in Aluva was coordinated by Mr. Jinu Baby (ECE Dept), Mr. Deepak Raj (Phy.Ed) and Ms. Nimmy George (EEE Dept).
The IET Team also created an organized database of the MBCET Volunteers for the Flood relief work and helped in locating and providing MBCET volunteers to help the Alumni (Sanju Mathew) involved in the Flood relief work.
IOT India Congress
22 students and 1 faculty (Ms. Jomole Joseph) attended the IOT India Congress 2018 held in Bangalore on October 9,10, 2018. 9 delegates offered voluntary services also with the organizing team. Altogether, it was a very good opportunity to learn and interact with different people and companies, for the team.