In commemorate the birth of Sri Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya, IEI Salem Local Centre announced various awards in different categories. On 15th September 2018, the centre celebrated its 51st Engineers day on the theme ” Digital Transformation: A New Industrial Revolution” and awarded the winners with a certificate and shield. Among the Engineering colleges in the Salem zone, Department of Civil Engineering, Sona College of Technology emerged as Best IEI Students Chapter for engineering college for the academic year 2017-2018 among the participated institutions. Dr R Malathy, Faculty Advisor, IEI Student Chapter along with R K Haree Prasaad, Chairman, IEI Students Chapter and few office bearers received the award during the valedictory ceremony from Er K Pandian, Chairman, IEI and SR Saravanan, Secretary, Salem Local Centre. Shri Valliappa, Chairman appreciated the chapter for bagging the award.
The Institution of Engineers (India) (IEI) is the National organisation for Engineers in India. IEI was established in 1920.IEI has over half million members from 15 Engineering disciplines in 99 centers or chapters in India and Overseas. It is the largest multi-disciplinary Engineering professional society in Engineering and Technology world.
The Institution of Engineers (India) has awarded the BEST STUDENT AWARD for MR. MADHAV SAPKOTA, Final Year EEE student of academic year (2014 – 2015) for Tamil Nadu state Centre.
This has been awarded for his exalted and eminent performance in Academic and student chapter activities during the academic year 2014 – 2015.