Gandhi Institute of Engineering & Technology GIET MAINCAMPUS
Gunupur - 765022, Odisha, India                                                                       (Autonomous)
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Beyond Academics

Co-curricular Activities

Every year a technicalevent called "Science Expo" is conducted in the institution. Not only state but also throughout India's technical student participate to exploretheir creativity.

 

ISTE Chapter

A Chapter of the national body of Engineering teachers, administrators and students i.e. Indian Society for Technical Education,is established in the Institution.

 

CSI Student Chapter

The Computer Society of India (SCI) Student Chapter is opened by the Students of CSE Department & Coordinated of Prof. S.N. Das, Associate Professor, Dept. of CSE.

 

ISOI Student Chapter

The Instrumentation Society of India (ISOI) Student Chapter is opened by the Students of AE&IE Department & Coordinated by Prof Ajit Kumar Patro, Assistant Professor,Dept of AE&IE. It is opened first time in Odisha Zone.

 

Seminars, Workshops and Guest Lectures

To help the students to be abreast of the latest trends, guest lectures by experienced academicians and technocrats are regularly arranged. To sharpen their presentation skills, the students are required to present papers during student seminars. Excellent seminar halls with sophisticated audio visual aids are provided to each department which is itself a unique feat in GIET, Gunupur.

 

Study Tour

The final year students have enthusiastically participated in various industrial tours to national and multinational companies like Wipro, Infosys, InfoTech, TechMahendra, British Telecom, L&T and ECIL like organizations to enrich and update with the latest advancements in their respective field of engineering.

 

Social Responsibilities

Swabalambana

It's a non-profitable, charitable, registered society setup to strengthen the creativity of grassroots inventors, innovators and eco-pruners engaged in conserving biodiversity and developing eco-friendly solutions to local problems, educating the locals about the environment and technology. Conducting Blood Donation Camps, providing street lamps to the villagers etc are part of this organization, where student participate enthusiastically. In turn they could able to analyze some grass root problem in the society.

 

National Service Scheme (NSS)

NSS GIET,(Autonomous) Gunupuris the student chapter of the National Service Scheme, institutionalized under the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports Govt. of India. Our sole aim is to motivate students of GIET to indulge in nation building activities through various events and projects which are aimed towards the benefit of people in and around campus. We share the belief that such activities are almost always means of great satisfaction and joy.

NSS GIET(Autonomous) has a volunteer base of around 200 students belonging to various disciplines of GIET. We work on a diverse range of social issues including blood donation, teaching, environmental issues, etc.

GIET, (Autonomous)Gunupur is the only institute in India, where students/staff members donate blood 12 times in a year.

 

Developmental Programs

EDP for Students

Prosperity of a nation and society is measured by the entrepreneurial spirit of its people. Entrepreneurship is a key element of industrialization and economic progress. Entrepreneurs are expected to play vital role in the process of development by introducing innovations and demonstrating leadership qualities in the dynamic situation. Entrepreneurship has been found as a low cost and long - term strategy for ensuring supply of right kind of entrepreneurs in the economy to sustain the development tempo. Educating and training people for developing entrepreneurial capabilities through positive training interventions is the core strategy of the Entrepreneurship Development Programme (EDP) founded at GIET, Gunupur.

Current activities of the cell 

  • To organize seminars/guest lecturers / workshops / industrial visits.
  • To transfer the technical know-how and assist the students in setting up entrepreneurial enterprises.
  • To identify the areas that are of importance to the people of Haryana in general and Gurgaon in particular in fostering Entrepreneurship and bringing down the attrition rate of qualified Science & Technology students from taking employment outside the state.
  • Programme on Financial assistance and Sources of institutional assistance to entrepreneurs.
  • Carrying out study to find out the entrepreneurial potential of region in selected industries.

Participation

Any technocrat is most welcome to join the EDP at the campus. The person must have the "cutting - edge" mandatory for being self - employed and the guts to take challenges. It is time that's ripe for fresh ideas, innovative products and services. Real estate is cheaper, Government policies are conducive, inflation is under control and the growth rate is steady. In fact, one can smell opportunity hanging in the air. History is a living proof of this. GE, Burger King, Wikipedia, Google, CNN, Walt Disney, Wipro to name a few. All these big names started their operations during the worst of time and made it big. The next turn can be yours. So bring your ideas, your conviction and an open mind.

Student E - Leaders

We have E - Leaders from all the departments who actively participate in the EDP activities and perform their role to the best of their abilities. Some of their roles include motivating students to become members of E cell, encouraging and guiding them tobecome entrepreneurs through various programmes conducted in the campus like orientation programme, E - Week, advanced EDP and so on. They also nominate students and give them a chance to explore various aspects of E Cell and become E leaders. Other roles of E Leaders are to remain updated with the various activities regarding EDP and send students to attend those activities. By becoming E Leaders they gain an understanding of the range of entrepreneurial resources and how to connect members to resources in time and how to use existing platforms and communities to scale up E Cell activities and programmes.

The College encourages these students by awarding those E Leaders certificates. Following students have been awarded with NEN E Leaders Certificate for the year 2010 - 11 for their significant contribution for developing a vibrant ecosystem of entrepreneurship on campus.

Those who are interested to join and participate in EDP may contact:
Prof. RadhanathPatro
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Phone: 06857-250172 (Extn.45)
TeleFax: 0124-2275328

Faculty Development

Faculty development, or Staff development activities have been designed to improve teacher effectiveness at all levels of the educational continuum and diverse programmes have been offered to engineering professionals in many settings.

Faculty development programme has an object to broaden the range of activities and to help faculty in their many roles. Faculty development is a planned programme to prepare the faculty members for their academic roles and to improve individual knowledge and skills in the areas of teaching, research and administration.

The goal of faculty development is to teach faculty members the skills relevant to their institutional setting and faculty position, and to sustain their vitality both now and in the future.

 

Value Added Programs

To provide support for teaching, learning and assessment at GIET, we provide, seminars and workshops on teaching, learning and assessment, workshops on teaching customized upon request.

Cohort programmes

  • Infosys Campus Connect Programme
  • Wipro Mission 10x programme
  • Consultations on Teaching and Learning
  • Classroom Observations
  • Mid-Semester Student Feedback Sessions
  • Videotaping of Teaching
  • Coaching for Presentation Skills, and enhance communication skills.
  • Value Added Courses (Java, .Net, Linux, AutoCAD, PLC & SCDA)
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