SAE India is an affiliate society of SAE International, registered as an Indian non-profit engineering and scientific society dedicated to the advancement of mobility community in India. As an individual member driven society of mobility practitioners, SAEINDIA comprises members who are individuals from the mobility community, which includes engineers, executives from industry, government officials, academics and students. Principal emphasis is placed on transport industries such as automotive, aerospace, and commercial vehicles.
SAE Saintgits Collegiate Club has been inaugurated by S. Sivakumar, DGM, Design Studio, Royal Enfield, Chennai on 3rd February 2010. At present, the SAE Saintgits Club is having more than 400 active members. SAEINDIA is a professional engineering society whose membership represents practically every engineering and scientific discipline. Its members combine their specialized abilities to further advance the research, development, design, manufacture and utilization of vehicles which operate on land, water, air and space.
Faculty in Charge: - Er. Arun K Varghese, Er. Bibin Varkey
Team STRIDERZ representing Saintgits College of Engineering had fabricated All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) and successfully completed the SAE BAJA 2016 competition.
Team STRIDERZ includes 24 Mechanical Engineering students with Asst. Professor Bibin Varkey and Asst. Professor. Francis Augustine Joseph as the faculty advisors.
Conducted SAE Tier 1 competition in our college from 27/07/15 to 30/07/15 as part of Student Convention 2015
Mr. Yadhu Raj & Mr. Justin M Thomas (ME 2012-2016 Batch) have secured First Prize in Sheet Metal Layout Competition held at Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) on 18 & 19 September 2015 organized by SAEINDIA as part of Student Convention 2015.
Mr. Thomas Gregory & Mr. Nithin T J (final year mechanical students) has participated in the SAEINDIA TREK Program held at Sri Krishna College of Engineering & Technology, Coimbatore on 26 & 27 September 2015.
Conducted a Technical Talk for the Mechanical Engineering students on “Industrial Scenario in Automobile Engineering” under the banner of SAE on 25th January 2016. Mr. Sivakumar K, Senior Engineer, Mahindra & Mahindra, Chennai handled the expert session.
The Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) is the leading National Professional non-profit making Society for the Technical Education System in our country with the motto of Career Development of Teachers and Personality Development of Students and overall development of our Technical Education System. The major objective of the ISTE is to provide quality training programmes to teachers and administrators of technical institutions to update their knowledge and skills in their fields of activity and to assist and contribute in the production and development of top quality professional engineers and technicians needed by the industry and other organisations.
SAINTGITS Faculty chapter established in the year 2004.The department is having the culture of organizing Faculty Development Programs (FDP) and other training activities under the banner of ISTE.
Staff in Charge:- Er. Sailesh K S
The Design Stream (Department of Mechanical Engineering) in association with ISTE Saintgits chapter organized a Technical Seminar on Industrial Courses for the S7 Mechanical Engineering students on 7th October 2016. The session was handled by expert from CORE Technologies, Kottayam.
ISTE membership of 1st Year Mechanical Engineering Students (2016-20 Batch).
Conducted a seminar on Advanced CAD software for the Mechanical Department Faculty & students on 13 May 2016 (Friday).
Conducted the CAD design contest for the students on 05/04/2016 and the winners were honored on the Merit Day.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering in association with ISTE SAINTGITS Chapter organized a Three day workshop on “Multiphase Flow-Theory and Applications” from 16th to 18th December 2015. Dr. Sarith. P. Sathian Associate Professor, Applied Mechanics Department, IIT Madras inaugurated the workshop and delivered the keynote address.
The Solar Energy Society of India (SESI), established in 1976, and having its Secretariat in New Delhi, is the Indian Section of the International Solar Energy Society (ISES). Its interests cover all aspects of renewable energy, including characteristics, effects and methods of use, and it provides a common ground to all those concerned with the nature and utilization of this renewable non-polluting resource.
Faculty in Charge: - Er. Geo Sebastian
Technical talk on waste treatment techniques and boilers were organized in the department of mechanical engineering under the banner of SESI for S3 students on 15 July 2016. The talk was given by Mr. Sherin George, Project Engineer at Thermax India Pvt. Ltd.
Conducted a technical talk and a hands-on session for the final year students on the topic “The Career Opportunities in Oil & Gas Industry” by "Creative School of Oil & Gas Education" on 01/04/2016.
Department of Mechanical engineering organised a talk on the Topic 'Importance of a good Project work & Current Research Trends in Engineering' under the banner of SESI (Solar Energy Society of India) Saintgits Chapter. The talk was delivered by Dr. M R Rajkumar, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering Trivandrum.
The Institution of Engineers (India), is the national organization of engineers in India. The Institution of Engineers (India) has more than one million members in 15 engineering disciplines in 114 centers or chapters in India and overseas; it is the world's largest multi-disciplinary engineering professional society in engineering and technology world.
The department of Mechanical Engineering is certified with IE (I) Accreditation in 2015. The department frequently organizes vibrant activities for the staff and students under the banner IE (I).
Faculty in Charge: - Er. Davis Wilson
Conducted the quiz competition for the students on 06/04/16. Mr. Joel Abraham of S6 ME and Mr. Ashwin Krishna of S4 ME bagged the first and second prize respectively.
QUIZ COMPETITION FOR FIFTH SEMESTER STUDENTS on 23-08-2016.
PAPER PRESENTATION COMPETITION on 28-09-2016.
Talk on Indian Space Launch Vehicles-Challenges and Opportunities by Dr. A.K. Asraff, (Group Director - Structural Dynamics & Analysis Group, LPSC, ISRO).
The Indian Institute of Welding (IIW-India) was incorporated on the 22nd April, 1966 at Calcutta to foster the development of welding science, technology and engineering in India and since then has been serving the cause of the welding industry through its 13 branches / chapters throughout India.
Through its various activities and programmes, IIW-India is now recognised as the premier Institute related to welding in the country with over 4500 Individual and Corporate Members.
The IIW SAINTGITS Students' Chapter is the 1st IIW Students' Chapter in Kerala and the 2nd IIW Students' Chapter in India
Faculty in Charge: - Dr. Cherian Paul
The inauguration of IIW (Indian Institute of Welding) Students' Chapter was held on 05/11/2016. Sri. Jose P Philip, Chairman, IIW Cochin Branch (Kerala Chapter) was the chief guest of the function.
MOU with IIW Cochin Chapter:
SAINTGITS College of Engineering has signed a MOU with Indian Institute of Welding (IIW) - Cochin Chapter
The Indian Institute of Metals (IIM) is a premier body representing the family of professional metallurgists in India. IIM was formed in 1947 with the objectives of promoting and advancing the study and practice of Science and Technology of Metals & Alloys and protecting the interests of metallurgists and metallurgical engineers. Department of Mechanical Engineering enrolled in the IIM under IIM, Trivandrum Chapter on 21st November 2014, total of 40 (1 Life member & 39 Associate) members are present in the Saintgits chapter. of IIM at present.
Faculty in Charge: - Er. George John
The department of Mechanical Engineering organized a 3 day Workshop titled "Emerging Trends and Challenges in Manufacturing Processes and Management" in association with Indian Institute of Metals (IIM) - Trivandrum Chapter during November 7-9, 2016.
Industrial Visit by ME Faculty to NIIST – CSIR on 6th October 2016.