The Department of Electrical Engineering is currently organizing a one week short term training program (STTP) from 26th November to 1st December, 2018, on the topic ‘Emerging Trends and Innovations in Electrical Engineering for Sustainable Living’.
With growing concerns towards global warming and focused attention on emerging renewable energy technologies, this STTP provides faculty members a platform of engaging in a technical interaction with renowned experts in the field. Chief guest of the inaugural function Dr. Madhukar M Waware, Deputy Director (E-Governance), AICTE, New Delhi, emphasized the need of inculcating industry oriented skills in young engineers. He highlighted Government policies and schemes for students, faculty members as well as technical institutions. Dr. Waware also made them aware of various research funding schemes and student projects related to Smart India Hackathon. He further delivered a two hour session for participants of the course and also visited the grid connected Solar photo-voltaic roof top power generation facility installed at the campus.
Director of the Institute, Fr. Paul Chandrankunnel expressed his views on the importance of Solar Energy; Challenges and Opportunities for Electrical Engineers were discussed by Principal, Dr. S. V. Gole.