School of Mechanical Engineering (SMEC)

Collaboration and MoU

The school actively collaborates with various leading industries, research institutions, and international universities. Some of the tangible outcomes are as follows:

  • M.Tech Smart Mobility is jointly offered in association with Renault Nissan Technology Business Centre India (RNTBCI), Chennai and VOLVO Group India Pvt. Ltd. Bengaluru.
  • Fully funded sponsorship from Saint Gobain to the female candidates under the MALAR Scheme to pursue a PG program in the School of Mechanical Engineering.
  • Establishment of Industry-Sponsored Laboratories “VIT-VALEO Lab, VIT-RANE NSK Centre of Excellence”.
  • Industry-sponsored Design-a-Thons, Technical Challenges, and Hack-a-Thons provide students with opportunities to develop out-of-the-box thinking skills.
  • Semester Aboard Program to the Universities Cranfield University, UK, University West, Sweden and Wenzhou University - China.
  • DAAD-WISE Fellowship, MITACS Globalink Research Internship support through our partner Universities.
  • International Summer Schools, Internships and capstone projects with our academic and industry partners.

List of MoU's from the AY 2020-21

Sl. No. Acad Year Organisation Country Academic/ Industry
1 AY202021 Ecole Centrale De Nantes France Academic
2 AY202021 Misamis University Philippines Academic
3 AY202021 Istanbul Aydin University Turkey Academic
4 AY202021 Pohang University of Science and Technology(POSTECH) South Korea Academic
5 AY202021 Instituto Politecnico de Castelo Branco(IPCB) Portugal Academic
6 AY202021 Universite De Lorraine France Academic
7 AY202021 University College Cork- National University of Ireland Ireland Academic
8 AY202021 Tum Asia PTE Ltd Singapore Indutry
9 AY202021 Yuan Ze University Taiwan Academic
10 AY202021 Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan United States of America Academic
11 AY202021 Ondokuz Mayis University Turkey Academic
12 AY202021 Management and Science University Malaysia Academic
13 AY202021 Clayton State University United States of America Academic
14 AY202021 Kochi University of Technology Japan Academic
15 AY202021 Romanian-America University Romania Academic
16 AY202021 Universita Della Calabria Italy Academic
17 AY202021 Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia Malaysia Academic
18 AY202021 Taylors University Sdn.Bhd., Malaysia Academic
19 AY202021 Universiti Teknologi Brunei Brunei Academic
20 AY202021 Aalborg University Denmark Academic
21 AY202021 University of Dundee United Kingdom Academic
22 AY202021 The University of Queensland Australia Academic
23 AY202021 UNIVERSIDADE DE SÃO PAULO (USP) Brazil Academic
24 AY202021 Full Sail University United States of America Academic
25 AY202021 Akita University Japan Academic
26 AY202021 Waterford Institute of Technology Ireland Academic
27 AY202021 The University of New South Wales Australia Academic
28 AY202021 North Dakota State University United States of America Academic
29 AY202021 Northeastern University United States of America Academic
30 AY202021 The University of Memphis United States of America Academic
31 AY202021 Pentecost University College (PUC) Ghana Academic
32 AY202021 Tabriz Islamic Art University Iran Academic
33 AY202021 University for Development Studies(UDS) The Knowledge HUB(TK Hub) Ghana Academic
38 AY202122 Stryker India Pvt. Ltd. India Industry
39 AY202122 Thejo Engineering Ltd. India Industry
40 AY202122 Rane NSK Steering Systems PVt. Ltd. India Industry
41 AY202122 Universiti Tecknologi Mara Malaysia Academic
42 AY202122 Wipro Enterprises Pvt. Ltd. India Industry
43 AY202122 WABCO India Ltd. India Industry
44 AY202122 VALEO (Renewal) Chennai India Industry
45 AY202122 Technical University of Kosice (TUKE) Slovakia Slovakia Academic
46 AY202122 Lubin University of Technology, Lubin, Poland Poland Academic
47 AY202223 Tata Electronics Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore Industry
48 AY202223 Cranfield University UK Academic
49 AY202223 Atmastco Defence Systems Pvt. Ltd. Bhilai Industry
50 AY202223 NADI Airtechnics Pvt. Ltd. Jaganadhapuram, Thiruvallur Dist. TN Industry
51 AY202223 University of SKOVDE Sweden Academic
52 AY202223 Saint Gobain India Pvt. Ltd. Chennai Industry
53 AY202223 Cracow University of Technology (CUT) Poland Academic
54 AY202223 Autodesk Bangalore Industry
55 AY202223 Indian Women in 3D Printing (IW3DP) Bangalore Industry
56 AY202223 Johnson Controls (I) Pvt. Ltd. Pune Industry
57 AY202223 Additive Manufacturing Society of India (AMSI) Bangalore Industry
58 AY202223 Indian Machine Tools Manufactures' Association (IMTMA) Chennai Industry
59 AY202223 Ather Energy Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore Industry
60 AY202223 Stryker India Pvt. Ltd. New Delhi Industry
61 AY202223 Honeywell Technology Solutions Lab Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore Industry