MCET has associations for each department, which primarily focuses on the current developments in their respective fields, their applications, and conducts timely seminars, workshops and talks on their area. The association conducts industrial visits to prominent industrial places, thus enabling the students to listen to various industrial processes and to develop acknowledgement about industrial standards, and to make them into challenging professionals. The association works promises the students high employability in the competitive industry and help them to face the challenges.

In each year, the association is inaugurated by eminent people from their respective areas, and conducting talks and seminars on behalf of the association. The associations are:

Department of Computer Science & Engineering

ACES’17 (Association of Computer science & Engineering Students) was inaugurated on 29th August 2017. The chief guest for the function, Mr.Santosh Udayanan, Associate Director, Ernst & Young inaugurated the function and gave a technical talk on “Engineering Skills for IT industry”. The Director, Dr. Ashalatha Thampuran presided over the function .Dr. Sheela .S, Principal, MCET addressed the audience. Dr.Jayaprakash P, HOD, Dept of CSE gave a welcome address to all dignitaries and Prof. Tomy Thomas, has felicitated the event. Mr.Joshen Bennet, Secretary ACES presented the academic year (2017-2018) activity plan. As part of ACES, organized Flex and logo design contest on 27th August 2017. Tech Quiz and idea presentation contest were conducted for S4, S6 and S8 students on February 2018.

Department of Civil Engineering

The SCULTURA ‘17(Association of CE) was inaugurated by Mr. Elangovan, Former Director, NATPAC on 22nd August 2017. He delivered a talk on “Sustainable Transport Development” followed by a question answer session.The meeting was addressed by Dr. AshalathaThampuran, Director and Principal Dr. Sheela. The welcome speech was delivered by Dr. Narayanan, HOD (CIVIL). After the inauguration certificate of bridge course (AUTOCAD& REVIT) were handed over to HOD (CIVIL).

Department of Electronics & Communications Engineering:

SPECTRA 2017(Association of Department of EC) was inaugurated by Mr. Madhavan Sukumaran on 26th August 2017. He also gave a talk on “Information Security & Cyber Laws” which gave an awareness to the students regarding the cyber problems.
Dr. Thomas Jacob, (former faculty IIM Udaypur) gave a motivational talk for the final year students with an emphasis on “Management as the higher studies option” on 9th November 2017.

Electronics

Department of Electrical & Electronics Engineering

ETERJA’17 commenced with the inaugural ceremony conducted on 25th August 2017. The event was inaugurated by Ajith Gopi, Programme Officer, ANERT who addressed the gathering and delivered a talk on “Green Energy”. The activities of ETERJA’17 also included various competitions such as paper presentation, debate, beyond the scrap, group discussion, situation management, quiz etc and prizes were distributed on the inaugural day. Special appreciation award were given to Nikhil of S7EEE and Rahul of S5 EEE for their immense contribution to conduct the event..

Department of Mechanical Engineering

The Mechanical Engineering Department Association “MeXstreyaz’ was conducted on 24th August, 2017 and was inaugurated by Dr. A.R.Santhanakrishnan , an eminent personality in the field of engineering. He addressed the gathering about recent trends and opportunities in the field of engineering. Dr.Asha Latha Thampuran, Director,MCET , Dr. S .Sheela ,Principal, MCET, Dr. Sivasubramanian, HOD , Mechanical Dept, Professors and students of mechanical dept were present for the event.

Department of Bio Technology & Bio Chemical Engineering:

ELIXIR 2017 (Association of Department of BT&BCE) and IIChE, MCET Student Chapter were inaugurated by Dr. S. Easwaran, Academic Director, Biocon, Bangalore on 5th August 2017.He gave a session on the topic “Prospects of Biotechnology in India” and there was an interactive session with the students. The Joint Secretary of IIChE, TVRC Shri. Somanathan S was also present during the occasion. An open quiz was organised for the students.
As part of the combined activities of ELIXIR, IIChE Students chapter and ISTE, a talk by Dr.N. Murthy (Principal Scientist (Retired), CTCRI, Trivandrum) on “Novel Applications of Biopolymers” was organized on 26/10/17.
A seminar by Mr. R. Midhun Krishna, CEO, XBioSpace Research; Doctoral Scientist, EPFL, Switzerland was conducted as part of Research & Development activities of MCET, ELIXIR and IIChE Trivandrum Students Chapter was conducted on 6th January 2018. The topic for talk was “Undergraduate research career and building a research program”. The audiences were selected students of the final year batch whose projects are being funded by MCET Research wing and all BT&BCE students.

BT&BCE

MCA

MASTEC (Association of Master of Computer Application Students) was inaugurated on 13th January 2017 by Mr.Satish Kumar, CEO of InApp Technologies. A debugging contest was conducted by the MCA students as a part of the association.