Future Plans

S.no Action Plan
1. To arrange industrial training for students and identify student project work in Industries. To encourage Industry to collaborate in Industry Study Tour Programmes (ISTP) and placement of students in Industries.
2. To interact with R&D Organizations for conducting joint research work involving faculty/scientists and students/research scholars etc.
3. Faculty exchanges - getting professionals from industry as visiting faculty or adjunct professors for short or long periods and deputation of faculty to industry to gain industrial experience and/or work on projects in industry.
4. Curriculum development- associating experts from industry in curriculum planning and review.
5. Personality development workshop for students relating with soft skills (communication skills / personality development).
6. Guest lectures by eminent personalities, academics, leading industrialists at regular intervals to update the students knowledge.
7. To arrange technical festivals/open houses/student design competitions.
8. Continuing education programmes: Providing infrastructure to meet the training needs of the industry, like improving communication skills, job analysis, inventory & financial controls, efficient management skills and on upgradation of technical knowledge on current topics.
9. To update the knowledge base (qualification) of professionals in different emerging sectors (Biotechnology, Nanotechnology etc.)
10. To arrange short-term programmes: Duration of 5 to 7 days for the benefit of Professionals in various technical disciplines.
11. In house training programme at the request of industries at their location.
12. Promotion of Income Generating activities namely: Testing, Calibration, Consultancy and R & D (for achieving self sustenance of the Cell within 3 - 5 years) typically for:
a. Creating facilities for Design, development and improvement of existing practices/ processes/concepts.
b. Up gradation & modernization of workshop facilities.
c. Preparation of operators manuals, Audio and visual cassettes and assistance in implementation of BIS & ISO standards through conducting various audit analysis.
d. Finding solutions of various problems faced by the industry during production and operation of the industrial units.
e. Conducting market surveys and feasibility reports through projects assigned to the students and providing them to the industry for their benefit.
13. Technology transfer in the nearby rural areas.
14. To set up Innovation Centres and Centres of Excellence.
15. Signing MOUs with industry and Institutes. Setting up of technology parks in collaboration with alumni and industry for cost effective opportunity for R&D leading to marketable products.
16.Promotion of Homegrown technologies, which is expected to strengthen the linkages between research institutes and industry indigenously by commercialization of indigenously, developed technologies.
17. Institution of Industry sponsored special chairs/staff positions with all expenses met