ISTE

The Indian Society for Technical Education is a national, professional, non-profit making Society registered under the Societies Registration Act of 1860. ISTE is a society of academicians from the field of Engineering Education since 1976 with the objective of improving the quality of technical education. ISTE is involved in the activities such as updating of academic curriculum, summer schools for Engineering Faculties and also for professionals from Engineering field for the continuous improvement in the quality of Engineering Education and its practice. The college is an institutional member of the ISTE since 2005 and a Chapter of the Society is functioning in the college with above 700 student members and 100 faculty members.

The major objective of the ISTE are:

  • Providing quality training programmes to teachers and administrators of technical institutions to update their knowledge and skills in their fields of activity.
  • To assist and contribute in the production and development of top quality professional engineers and technicians needed by the industry and other organisations.
  • Providing guidance and training to students to develop better learning skills and personality.

Activities

ANNUAL GENERAL BODY MEETING (AGM) 2020clickhere

ISTE : Summary of Report Activities during Feb 2019 – Aug 2020 –  click here

ISTE: Summary of Report Activities Sep 2018- Aug 2019 (Student chapter)-click here

ISTE :  Summary of Report Activities 2016-17 (Student chapter)

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Activity

Type of activity

Date

Main resource person/Guest

No. of members who attended

ISTE GRANDMASTER QUIZ Quiz 22nd  April 2016 ISTE team 87  teams
Chess competition 11 May 2016 Ms Aneeta/Ms linta 12 teams
Career guidance talk 26 Feb 2016 Mr Senthil Kumar 120
Innovator meet Talk/ interactive 6t April 2016 Mr Niranjan Kumar 120
Workshop  on creativity Hands on 19 20 March 2016 Ms Nidhi / Mr Reney 33 students
Life style diseases Talk 17th August 2016 Dr KusumaKumari 122
Workshop on Robotics Hands on 20-21 August 2016 Mr Anil Kumar/ Mr Anisam 24 students
Interactive web designing CS dept Hands on 20th August 2016 Industry 50 students from CS
Debate contest debate 26th August 2016 ISTE –CESA team 30

ISTE :  Summary of Report Activities 2013-15 (Student chapter)

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Activity

Type of activity

Date

Main resource person/Guest

No. of members who attended

“Richeness brings Happiness” debate 8th August 2014 Ms sheena 150
Qurencia 14 ISTE kerala section Annual state convention 29th and 30th August 2014 Governor of keralaSheeladikshit , National executive secretary Dr Basil Gnanappa and NC and SMC 500
Time Management Talk 18 Oct 2014 Prof Narayan S 45
AGM Election of new student office bearers 20th February 2015 Faculty office bearers ISTE MBCET / NC member Ms Nidhi 60
Ideas for technological advancement in MBCET Idea contest 16 Jan 2015 Ms Nidhi& Prof. Dr George Zachriah 10 teams
Run-a-Muck Inter collegiate competition 14th February 2015 Mr.Unnikrishnan& Ms Nidhi 14 teams from various engg colleges
Environment day Planting sapling 05June 2015 Fr Rev Wilson, bursar MBCET 120
Technical quizz Quiz 28 March Amreesh and Anandhu, blesson 10 teams
Opportunities in Industry Invited talks 16 March 2015 Mr Asok Kumar, Gulf asia 125
Energy Expert Talks On energy audit 13 March 2015 Dr Harikumar, EMC 265
Fee support to 3 students Charity 3rdjuly 2015 St Joseph school TVM 10
General quiz Quiz 6th August 2015 MBCET 10 teams
Chess competition 11 Sept 2015 Ms Aneeta 12 teams
       14 Rubik cube competition 19th Sept 2015 Mr Ananthu 8 teams
  •  ISTE Chapter at MBCET organised a session on “Awareness on Patenting Procedures” for the Eighth semester students on 3rd April, 2013. Shri V. P. Balagangadharan, Dr Brahm Prakash Scientist, VSSC handling the session.
  • ISTE MBCET chapter celebrated ISTE foundation day on 21st May 2013 on the theme Awareness to open source resources for Engineering Education. Sessions were handled by Prof. Kesav Prasad, on ” Software programming and Engineering Computation for engineers using Processing ” and by Dr K. J. Sreekanth, Assoc.Prof, ME Dept, MBCET on “Vlabs”.
  • ISTE student chapter MBCET was inaugurated 28th June 2013, by Dr. Sukesh, Former Principal CET, followed by a Session on ” Future Direction in Engineering ” by Dr. B. Anil, Chairman ISTE kerala Section and Principal GEC Wayanad.

  

  • ISTE MBCET-STUDENT CHAPTER organized a Group Discussion MOCK Training session on 23rd August, 2013 conducted by Mr. Reghu.
  • A Mathematics quiz competition (for students and faculty) has been conducted on 30th August as part of ISTE-SRINIVASA RAMANUJAN MATHEMATICAL COMPETITIONS-2013.
  • Organized a session on ‘Effective Classroom Teaching for Professional courses”, handled by Mr Krishna kumar and Mr. Sankar on, 7th Nov 2013.
  • ISTE MBCET Students Chapter organized an intra college Logo Design competition for the ISTE MBCET Student Chapter.
  • A session on Technology Entrepreneurship was organised on 23rd January 2014 with an aim to encourage entrepreneurship among students. The resources persons were Mr Rajesh Nair (Fellow, MIT System design and Management), Mr. Adithya Pasupuleti, (Stanford India Biodesign), Prof. K. M. Raju (Dean, Administration & HOD Mechanical Dept.) and Dr. Sakuntala S. Pillai(Dean, Research and Development).

  

  • ISTE MBCET chapter organised workshop on Latex under the Spoken Tutorial Project of IITB on 25th April 2014.
  • ISTEMBCET Student Chapter organized a CATIA workshop on 3D Designing and Solid Modelling on 27th March 2014.
  • ISTE MBCET chapter celebrated ISTE foundation day on 21st May 2014. A Session on ” Moulding Budding Engineers to Competent Professionals” by Prof P N Mohan, HOD CE MBCET was arranged in association with the Foundation Day celebrations.

Achievements

  • ISTE Student Chapter won the special Prize for Maximum new Membership of 519 students. The award was received in the inaugural function of 12th Annual convention of ISTE Student Chapters held at TKM College of Engineering, Kollam on 16th August 2013.
  • The Article on “Quantum Computing: The next information revolution” by Amal Mary George of S3IT, has been published in Souvenir released by TKM college of Engineering on the Occasion of ISTE Student Chapters.