Industry-Institute Interface Cell

Well known global universities take a pride for their strong networking with top MNCs right from GM, Ford, Apple, HP, Yahoo, Google, Biorad, Genentech, Bachtel, etc. on mutually beneficial terms. Top ranked technical Universities function as incubation centres for such corporate. Industry-Institute Interface acts as an anchor in establishing a strong foothold for the technical professionals. Hence, academics and corporate should go hand-in-hand leveraging their values and enhancing their brand image.

An important parameter of success for any engineering college is its ability to offer corporate interface for its students. They acquire knowledge, practical inputs and ground realities of working environment before graduating. In an effort to make industry a partner in shaping tomorrow professionals, the college has established Industry –Institute Interface Cell (3IC). The cell will be in continuous touch with the companies and actively getting involved in strengthening knowledge base of the students and healthy interaction with practical people in companies.

The following initiatives / activities are practiced by SSMIET rigorously under Industry-Institute Interface Cell:

  • Guest Lectures by experienced persons from Industry
  • Organizing workshops / seminars periodically and invite the corporate people to deliver lecture and interact
  • Industrial Visits
  • Internship Program
  • Pre-placement preparatory capsules
  • Deputing faculty members in industry to work in the lean period
  • Joint Faculty Development Programs
  • Panel Discussions
  • CEO Interactions
  • Live Projects and many more …

SSMIET strongly believes that this focus would uplift the students in terms of practical exposure, professional maturity and understanding companies.

The steering team consisting of the undernoted members would be guiding all the students in this drive:

  • Dr. R. Chandran, Campus Director
  • Dr.G.Sankaranarayanan, Associate Professor,
    Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Mr.G.Sangaih, Corporate Relations Officer