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The National Association of Students of Architecture in India (NASA) is the world's largest network of architecture students, with more than 100,000 members from over 500 institutions across India.

NASA provides various platforms for learning, collaboration, and recognition through events, conventions, seminars, workshops, trophies, competitions etc. School of Architecture,VIT is a proud member of NASA, and strives to foster a culture of community, innovation, and excellence among students.


The Genesis of Indian Concrete Institute (ICI) dates back to the year 1982, by the initiatives of VIT Vellore, ICI Students Chapter was established for the benefit of students.


The Solar Energy of India (SESI), established in 1978, having its Secretariat in New Delhi, is the Indian Section of the International Solar Energy Society (ISES). Its interests cover all aspects of renewable energy, including characteristics, effects and methods of use, and it provides a common ground to all those concerned with the nature and utilization of this renewable non-polluting resource.


The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE), was founded in 1981 at New Delhi by a group of eminent HVAC&R professionals. ISHRAE today has HVAC&R professionals and Student-members. ISHRAE operates from Chapters and sub-Chapters spread all over India, with HQ in Delhi. It is led by a team of elected officers, who are members of the Society, working on a voluntary basis, and collectively called the Board of Governors. ISHRAE aims to promote the goals of the Society for the benefit of the general public.


Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) has expanded its roots to establish a student chapter at VIT! Established in 1948, IGS aims to bring together engineers and researchers interested in the fields of Soil Mechanics, Foundation Engineering, Engineering Geology, Rock Mechanics, and allied fields; in order to discuss practical applications, technological advancements, and innovations in these domains. The student chapter seeks to conduct webinars, hold debates, conduct quizzes along with events to bring out the inner geotechnical engineer in you.


India Smart Grid Forum (ISGF) is a public private partnership initiative of Ministry of Power (MoP), Government of India for accelerated development of smart grid technologies in the Indian power sector. ISGF provide a mechanism through which academia, industry, utilities and other stakeholders could participate in the development of Indian smart grid systems and provide relevant inputs to the government’s decision-making.


Indian Water Resources Society (IWRS) are the people who understand water. Society has a balanced blend of academicians and field engineers in the faculty, with long experience in planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of water resources and hydropower projects, help in implementation of application oriented academic programs. The department is actively involved in research, development and extension activities in the areas of water resources, hydropower and irrigation management.


Association of Designers of India (ADI) vision is to be a world class network representing professional interests of Indian Design community, creating a meaningful interface between design professionals, people as users, the industry, education institutions and the policy makers. Key Objectives of ADI: Create a strong network of designers from India, Build a platform for sharing design thinking and design case studies.


Indian Society for Earthquake Technology (ISET) is a forum dealing with various aspects of earthquake engineering. It is also engaged in various activities directed towards creation of awareness about earthquake and earthquake engineering in general -public as well as scientific/engineering communities. The Society also organizes short term training courses dealing with earthquake technology from time to time. The aims and objectives of the Society are as follows: To promote research, development and awareness work in the field of Earthquake Technology.