The Parent – Teachers Association is formed with a view to maintain effective interaction between the college and parents. The PTA of the college is very active and is giving considerable assistance for the improvement of the college.
The PTA promotes extracurricular/ co-curricular activities like college day, sports day, department association activities, National Level Technical Symposium(Colloquium) & Cultural meets(Illuminati) etc. The journals in the central library, OHP & LCD projectors for various departments, the BSNL broadband high-speed internet connection in the college etc. are being maintained by the PTA. To help the students resolve personal issues and improve their academic performance a full time clinical psychologist is appointed for counseling. Various personality development events, Communicative English classes etc. are organized by PTA.
A general body meeting is held every year and executive committee meetings every alternate month. Very close interaction between the teachers and the parents are maintained. The progresses of their wards are informed to the parents on regular basis. As a part of the activities of PTA, scholarships are being issued to various categories of students. Merit cum means scholarships are issued to financially backward students as per the recommendations of the staff advisors. Merit scholarships are issued to outstanding students in each semester from the year 2005 onwards.
The PTA of MCET is headed by the Director, Dr. Ashalatha Thampuran, the President and Principal, Dr. S. Sheela the Vice President of PTA. The executive committee comprises of a Secretary, Treasurer, eight faculty members and seven parent members.
The vibrant Parent Teacher’s Association (PTA) of MCET has extended financial support for various academic and other beneficial programmes like illuminati, colloquium, college day, arts festival etc for MCET students. Major contributions were: Merit cum means scholarship to the meritorious students, Proficiency prizes for class first, second and 80% above GPA students and best incoming student award for s 1 s2, which has been distributed during the general body meeting every year. PTA has purchased a new car for emergency service and also sponsoring research projects for under graduate level.