Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd. and Sahyadri signed an MoU where Reliance shall offer course programmes to the eligible candidates and faculty members of the institute. Reliance shall provide the relevant course materials for the course work and will set up the laboratory and classrooms in the college premises. This MoU will have far reaching impact between Sahyadri and Reliance.
Mr. R.V. Balasubramaniam Iyer, Vice President, L&D, Reliance Jio Infocomm Limited and Dr. U. M. Bhushi, Principal, Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management signed the MoU in the presence of Mr. Manjunath Bhandary, Chairman, Sahyadri Educational Institutions.
The Karnataka Government Research Center of Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mangalore University for Collaborative Research and Development, Education and Training for the benefit of students, researchers & faculty members with a vision to reach excellence in education and research.
The MoU was signed by Prof. P. S. Yadapadithaya, Registrar, Mangalore University, Prof. C. Ranganathaiah, Director Research, Sahyadri college of Engineering & Management, and Prof. Umesh M. Bhushi, Principal, in the august presence of Prof K. Byrappa, Hon. Vice-Chancellor, Mangalore University, Dr. Manjunath Bhandary, Chairman and Dr. D. L. Prabhakara, Director,Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management. Collaborations under this MoU are focused on, but not limited to R&D work in projects relevant to composite materials, structural engineering (dynamics, design auditing and testing), material testing and visiting faculty or R&D assignments, M.S., M.Tech., Ph.D. programs, short-term training, and short-term courses. The MOU is intended to expedite R&D of new methods and technologies that can be implemented in support of Mangalore University and Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management to enhance technological capabilities, skilled human resources and economic growth. It is aimed at enhancing the quality of research and teaching at Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management and Mangalore University.
Prof. U.M Bhushi, Principal, welcomed the gathering and told that Engineering will grow only by the contribution of basic science research. Dr. Manjunath Bhandary, Chairman, advised the faculty to make use of the MoU by exploiting the research facilities at Mangalore University. He also said that research achievements are the indicator of success in many well known foreign universities. Research Director Prof. C. Ranganathaiah explained the importance of MoU and told that the strength of any institute is measured by its strength of research. He has advised the staff members to take advantage of the MoU and make use of microtron and other facilities available at Mangalore University.
The Registrar of Mangalore University Prof. P. S. Yadapadithaya conveyed that, this MoU supports effective collaboration to enhance the brand equity of both the institutes. He said that it is a momentous occasion for both the institutes. Prof. K. L. Byrappa expressed that engineering and Basic Science research should go together. He also advised the faculty of both the institutes to come forward and try to explore the collaborative research work. He said that the MoU will help in applying for research grants. Dr. D.L Prabhakara delivered the presidential remarks and opined that this MoU will be active because of the constant support of research director Prof. C Ranganathaiah and Hon. Vice-Chancellor Prof. K. Byrappa.
Federation of Karnataka Chambers of Commerce & Industries (FKCCI), Bengaluru and Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management entered into a Memorandum of Understanding to foster Industry-Institution relationship and to effectively complement each other’s effort in serving the cause of industries and students and to facilitate growth and development of Industries. This MoU will facilitate jointly organizing seminars / conferences, Management Development Programme (MDP),
Executive Development Programme (EDP) – long term / short term programmes for enhancing skills /competency of employees, jointly work for channelizing funds of Government / Non Government Agencies for the project on skill building, talent development, etc., jointly work to provide suitable placement for the graduates upon successful completion of the programme to the extent possible and FKCCI will extend the resources by providing practical training for the students for industrial visits, conducting various programmes, workshops as required under the curriculum to the students. The MoU was executed by Dr. Manjunath Bhandary, President, Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management and Mr. Sampathraman, President, FKCCI, Bengaluru.
Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management signed an MoU with National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) to develop and support the college in creating new entrepreneurs. Ms. Chaithali Sengupta, National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN), addressed HoDs and the faculty representatives of all the departments about the activities of NEN. In her presentation, she briefed the audience on the role of the institutes in molding budding entrepreneurs by encouraging and supporting their ideas. She also stressed on the importance of having a strong faculty team to guide the students. It was an interactive session after which she visited every department of the college. Individual discussions were held with Dr. U. M. Bhushi, Principal, Dr. Mohandas Bhat S., Dean (Academics), Dr. Timothy G. Lenihan, Dean (Research), Sahyadri Research Centre, Dr. A. P. Achar, Director, Department of Business Administration, HoDs, and faculty representatives. This ground-breaking development and the signing of this MoU, opens up a window of opportunities to anyone aspiring to venture into this field.
NEN was initiated in 2003 by the Wadhwani Foundation. The non-profit NEN was co-founded with IIT, Bombay, IIM, Ahmedabad, BITS-Pilani, SP Jain Institute of Management & Research, and the Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology, Bangalore.
An MoU with J.V. Global; a leading organization based in Bengaluru, was signed by the college. Sahyadri has associated with J.V. Global in the last few years in conducting Technical and Management Training Programs for students. With this initiative and the signing of this MoU, the Training & Placement requirements of the College will get an added boost.
A four member team from the University of Pardubice, Czech Republic visited Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management. The team comprised of Prof. Miroslav Ludwig, Rector, Prof. Karel Rydl, Vice-Rector, Prof. Petr Vorel, Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Philosophy and Prof. Martin Farek, Head of the Department for Study of Religions. During their visit Prof. Ludwig addressed the staff and students and pointed out the significance of building collaboration between the two esteemed institutions. He also gave a comprehensive picture about University of Pardubice and its academic environment.
The team deeply acknowledged the presentations given by the respective Heads of the engineering branches.
The main objective of the visit was to establish a MoU in the areas of Research, Engineering, MBA, Arts and Culture. During the visit, the Rector, Prof. Karel Rydl from the University of Pardubice and the Management of Sahyadri Educational Institutions signed a Letter of Intent in accordance with a mutual desire to promote research and international academics in the filed of Engineering, Management Studies, Humanities and Culture. This will strengthen the bond between the two academic communities and will contribute to a greater understanding and communication between two cultures. The mutual assistance to be provided will be specifically in the areas of research, exchange of staff and students, cultural exchange and other programmes deemed beneficial to the University of Pardubice and Sahyadri Educational Institutions.
The team was greatly impressed to see the sprawling campus and the state-of-the-art facilities and infrastructure in the College. They gave high praise and said that India is an amazing country.
Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management, Mangaluru, with a vision to reach excellence in education, signed an MoU with iWave Systems Technologies for Joint Collaborative Program for Establishment of an Incubation Centre at Sahyadri for Product Development in Embedded Systems and Advanced ARM Based Embedded Systems Lab for the benefit of students & faculty members.
The MoU was signed in the presence of Dr. Abdullah Khan, President, and Mr. Kumar Bhagavath, Associate Director, iWave Systems Technologies, Dr. Manjunath Bhandary, Chairman, Bhandary Foundation, Dr. Umesh M. Bhushi, Prinicpal, Dr. Manjappa Sarathi, Director, Research & Consultancy, Prof. B. N. Karkera, Consultant, Prof. Dayanand Shetty, Department of Electronics & Communication & Engineering, and Asst. Prof. Steven Lawrence Fernandes, Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering.
iWave Systems Technologies, an ISO 9001:2008 certified company, established in the year 1999, focuses on Product Engineering Services involving Embedded Hardware, FPGA and Software. iWave’s hardware expertise spans complex board design up to 30 layers; Analog , Digital & RF Designs; FPGA Development up to 3+ million gates and VHDL / Verilog RTL Development & Verification. Their Software expertise ranges from OS Porting, Firmware & Device Drivers Development and Wireless & Protocol Stacks to Embedded Application Development. The company designs and develops cutting edge products and solutions. iWave has been an innovator in developing highly integrated, high performance, low power, low cost System-On-Modules(SOM) and Development Platforms..
An MoU with J.V. Global; a leading organization based in Bangalore, was signed by the college. Sahyadri has associated with J.V. Global in the last few years in conducting Technical and Management Training Programs for students. With this initiative and the signing of this MoU, the Training & Placement requirements of the College will get an added boost
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management and M/s Environmental Health and Safety Research & Development Centre (EHSRDC), Bengaluru. The MoU will facilitate environmental clearance services through EIA consultancy, environmental laboratory services, technical and project consultancy for STP/ETP projects on turnkey basis.
Mr. Shivananda Damble, Chairman and Managing Director and Dr. Umesh M. Bhushi, Principal, signed the MoU in the presence of Dr. S. Manjappa, Director, Research and Consultancy, Prof. Umashanker B. S., Dean Academic, Prof. Dayanand Shetty, Director - STEP, Prof. Emeritus B. N. Karkera, Prof. Umesh, HoD, Department of Civil Engineering, and Prof. Balakrishna, HoD, Department of Mechanical Engineering. Mr. Damble said that the MoU will help students and staff to get wider exposure to technology, project work and internship. The MoU was facilitated through Dr. S. Manjappa, Director, Research and Consultancy.
Environmental Health and Safety Research & Development Centre is one of the leading and professionally managed multi disciplinary EIA consultant organization and has been providing environmental and engineering consultancy and laboratory services to its esteemed customers in the domain of Environmental Engineering, Geology and Mine Planning for various Industrial, Infrastructural, Developmental, Institutional, Mining and Mineral based sectors having its registered office at Bangalore with branches in Tumkur, Hospet (Karnataka) and at Trivandrum, Kerala. The company has ambitious plans to expand its business in number of geographical markets in India and abroad through association with Environmental Consulting Firms / Environmental Laboratories / Technical Institutions. The company is an ISO 9001:2008 NABCB and JAZ-ANZ certified & “A” category accredited EIA Consultant Organization from Quality Council of India (QCI) / National Accreditation Board for Training & Education (NABET). It has Laboratory to provide multi-disciplinary environment monitoring and testing services, with fully functional Environmental laboratory along with field sampling, monitoring equipment and analytical instruments.
Extending the workshop on "Computational Mechanics" organised recently by the Department of Civil Engineering, the Government Research Centre, Karnataka, at Sahyadri has been keen to establish a long-term association with ISRO and its allied units to undertake lasting projects for students. ISRO is also very keen to establish a long-standing association with educational institutions through various programs such as technology development, specific design and analysis consultancy, and research support to faculty and students.
A team led by Dr. D. L. Prabhakara, Director, Sahyadri Educational Institutions and Prof. Karkera, Adjunct Faculty, Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management, visited GSLV Mk-III Project, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre (VSSC) & Structures Entity of VSSC in Trivandrum for two days. Based on the discussions during the visit, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has evolved a programme through which financial support is provided for conducting research and development activities related to Space Science, Space Technology and Space Application to academia in India. This programme of Research, sponsored by ISRO is called RESPOND. In special cases research and development projects proposed by non-academic R & D laboratories can also be supported through this programme. The aim of RESPOND is to encourage quality research in areas of relevance to the Indian space programme. This comes as a wonderful opportunity to integrate knowledge in various subjects and across all the branches of Engineering. It provides an opportunity to link one’s M.Tech. projects and Ph.D. work too.
The team members included Dr. D. L. Prabhakara, Director, Sahyadri Educational Institutions, Dr. U. M. Bhushi, Principal, Dr. Mohandas Bhat S., Dean (Academics), Prof. Karkera, Adjunct Faculty and Prof. Rajshekhar Swamy, HoD, Department of Civil Engineering, Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management.
Ghent University of Belgium, visited Sahyadri College on 26 August, 2011. The university appreciated the infrastructure and teaching- learning environment of the college. The Ghent University wants to build coherent policies and relationship in semi urban, semi-rural universities and educational institutions in India. The Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management and Ghent University are looking forward for tie-up, collaboration and cultural co operation between each Other in exchange of faculty, short term students’ exchange programmes, research collaborations so on. The college appealed to the Ghent University to consider Sahyadri College of Engineering & Management as Potential for Excellency in higher education and it has responded positively for the same.
About Ghent University
Ghent University has a rich legacy. It is considered as one of the oldest universities in the world. It started in 1817 with 4 departments, 16 professors and 190 students. The university has been growing from strength to strength in the field of academics and research. At present, it runs 132 academic departments, 31,200 students and 7,100 staff are working in this university. Since its inception, it has produced distinguished scientists and noble laureates like Cornel Heymans, Leo Baekelane, and Joseph Plateau so on.
The University attaches great interest to a transparent organization structure, dynamic human resources policies and active environmental policy; it supports to spin off other new initiatives in the field of higher education and research. It is located in Flanders, the Dutch speaking part of Belgium and the cultural and economical part of Europe.
Ghent University is an active partner in national and international education, scientific and industrial cooperation. It is known for committed and imparting high quality teaching and learning as well as research. Because of this, the University stood as the 89th top university in the world surveyed by Shangai on 16th August 2011. It is also the 10th best place for research activities.
The delegates from Ghent University who visited the college On 26th August 2011:
Prof. Balagangadhar Rao,Director, Research centre, Ghent University is one of the greatest philosophers in the twentieth century. He has contributed a lot of research articles and published more than 50 books. His areas of interest are Western and Indian philosophy, Religious studies, Cultural studies, Post-colonial studies, Orientalism, Ethics, Political philosophy, History of ideas and South Asian studies so on.
Dr. Jacob, Post Doctorial Research scholar, is very much keen towards cultural studies, Orientalism and Post-colonialism. He is an author of “Culture Western Chap”.
Dr. Sarah, Post Doctorial Research scholar is actively involved in the medical curriculum and master program on health promotion at Ghent University where she teaches Social inequity, health and society. She is also involved in the design and implementation of several community health projects in Ghent and is the chief executive officer of a community health center in one of the deprived areas in Ghent. At present, she is pursuing her post doctoral in Primary Health Care at the department of General Practice and Primary Health Care at Ghent University. Marianne, Research scholar. Presently pursuing her Doctorate at Ghent.
Sahyadri College of Engineering and Management can enjoy the following benefits through a MOU with the Ghent University in various arenas.
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Sahyadri College of Engineering and Management (SAHYADRI)is the first educational institution in Karnataka with Microsoft's Platinum Ed-vantage Academic Membership.
Proactively Microsoft Innovation Center (MIC) is established at SAHYADRI campus, with state-of-the-art technological facilities for collaboration on innovative research, technology or software solutions, involving a combination of Government, Academia and Industry participants. There are more than 100 Microsoft Innovation Centers worldwide but in this state it is the only one.
MIC is a path breaking unique Talent Creation, Recognition and Acquisition platform dedicated to designing, customizing and enhancing individual talent, for the better alignment of individuals with the corporate requirements. MIC Program @ SAHYADRI The Microsoft Innovation Center at SAHYADRI is one of the prime centers for acquainting Microsoft's Tool. The prime focus will be on learning and sharing of best practices of latest Microsoft technologies, tools, and get worldwide recognition certification, etc. The college actively organizes a series of events to enroll students proactively into reputed company's Internship and conclude with a clear chance of Placement.
The setting up of MIC at SAHYADRI is to build your expertise and advance your career. By earning a Microsoft Certification, you gain advanced, market-relevant skills that employers recognize and respect as well as opportunities to connect with a global community of other certified professionals. Additionally, certification provides you with access to exclusive Microsoft resources and benefits. There shall not be any stop in bringing new ideas into reality, pushing the limits, and looking for the next big thing.
Microsoft Research India collaborates with a wide range of Scientific and Academic Institutions to advance the state-of-the-art technologies in Computing Research in India. Microsoft Research India also collaborates extensively with the International Scientific Community and other Microsoft Research Labs to help and push forward the boundaries of research. The Microsoft Innovation Center at SAHYADRI is one such. Benefits of MIC Rate of growth of technology and rate of change of curriculum in typically affiliated colleges of university are diametrically opposite. Hence there is a need to bridge this and it is facilitated through MIC program.
The very first essential requirement for success is a perpetually constant and regular effort for employment. The MIC @ SAHYADRI provides you a platform for acquainting yourself with the latest technologies of Microsoft along with INTERNSHIP and PLACEMENT opportunities. Member of MIC @ SAHYADRI is benefited by:
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Microsoft Research Laboratory, India aims to become one of the best computing research laboratories in the world, and the objectives of SAHYADRI exactly match it. The most talented researchers, creative thinkers, open to work on challenges across various disciplines are welcome to make the best use of this initiative.
Microsoft Research India has instituted an annual research symposium, TechVista, which brings together the best minds from the scientific and academic worlds onto a common platform. TechVista provides an opportunity for the research community, government and students to interact and exchange ideas on research and its future directions.