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’18

This year’s (2018-2019) activities of ACES (Association of Computer science & Engineering Students) was  inaugurated on  13th  September 2018.. The chief guest for the function, Mr.Georgie Kurien  (Sr Manager,Information Security, Envestnet) inaugurated the function and gave a  technical talk on “Information Security Significance & Opportunities”. The Director, Dr. Ashalatha Thampuran presided over the function. Dr.Jayaprakash P, HOD, Dept of CSE gave a welcome address to all dignitaries and Dr.R.Imbrahimkutty (HOD, ECE Department, MCET), has felicitated   the event. Mr. Shankar H, Secretary ACES presented the academic year (2017-2018) activity plan. Mr.Vignesh (s5 CSE) winner of “Idea Presentation” presented his new idea in the area of computer game development.  All HOD’s of various departments, Faculty and students of CSE were present in the event.

As part of ACES inauguration, organized Idea presentation contest on 4th September 2018.Vignesh (s5 CSE) won first prize and Ritvik R.Thampy (s7 CSE) won Second prize.

Department of Civil Engineering

The SCULTURA ‘18(Association of CE) One day workshop on “Corrosion in concrete and rehabilitation” was conducted on 18/09/2018 by Civil Dept of MCET in association with Society of Surface and protective coatings”. Dr. Ashalatha Thampuran Director,MCET , Dr.S.Sheela Principal,MCET and Dr. Narayanan HOD,Civil Dept,MCET were present for inaugural functions. The resource people for the event were Mr. K.G.K.Moorthy, President SSPC ,South India, Prof. A.S.Khanna, President SSPC, IIT Bombay, Prof. M.Nazeer, Professor, TKMCE,Kollam, Mr. Anwar Hussain, Vice-President, SSPC,Kerala, Mr.Vijesh Lal, Manager, Cera-chemicals Ltd, Mr.S.Ravichandran, Senior Manager, Berger Paints.

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’18

ETERJA, Electrical & Electronics Engineering Association continues its journey with laudable ventures to make our students challenging professionals by allowing their talents to flourish, polish their skill and to allow the students get in touch with reality and do their best for the uplift of the society.  Last year we got the Best Association of MCET award. This year, the activities will be focused on to equip the students to contribute in the development activities to face the natural or other type of calamities.

ETERJA’18 was inaugurated on 14th September 2018 by Prof.V.K.Damodaran, Chairman, Center for Environment and Development. Dr.Lathika.B.S, HOD EEE welcome the gathering, Dr.Ashalatha Thampuran delivered the presidential address and Dr.Sheela gave the Principal’s address. Prof.Neethu.U presented the future activities and Akhil, student coordinator gave the theme presentation. The appreciation award were distributed to students those who toiled hard for the association and later Rahul proposed the vote of thanks. After the inaugural function Prof.V.K.Damodaran delivered the keynote on the topic ‘Lunar Circle to Lunar Colonies, Electrons to work”

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Mexstreyaz 18 inauguration was held on 14/09/2018 at Civil Mini Auditorium hall. Shri. S.S. Vinod ( Project director , SSLV, VSSC gave a speech on the topic “Human Space Programme. Director Ashalatha Thampuran gave the presidential address, Dr. S. Sheela addressed the gathering. Dr. B. Siva subramanion, HOD ,ME dept welcomed the gathering. Felicitation was done by Dr. Narayanan , HOD, CE Dept .

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.