Our aspirations have helped us build, establish and proliferate in the fields of our choice. These aspirations play an imminent role when it comes to deciding what we would like to do in the upcoming future. Do you want to be an artist? An actor? A singer? A CEO? An engineer? And with growing infrastructure within and without the country, the demand for engineers has been increasing four-fold. And so, with the demand, several students want to pursue a degree or a post-graduate in various streams of engineering in B. Tech. And for obvious reasons, one would want to pursue their degree from a pioneer institute in its field. Manipal Institute of Technology, abbreviated to MIT, Manipal, has excellent training for your ambitions. It polishes them and channelises your strengths and weaknesses in a way to present a satisfactory output of your future dreams.
MIT has been ranked 5th of the most prestigious colleges in India (Source). It is the 8th best college among the private engineering institutes and 36th among all engineering colleges.
It was established in the year 1957 specifically to serve education to the ambitious rather than constricted minds. In the year 2000, it was christened a deemed university – Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE).
Vision and Goal
Their official motto is ‘Excellence in Technical Education through Innovation and Teamwork.’ They want to provide an irredeemable space for innovative minds to foster in a liberal space. It promotes nurturing teamwork and creativity amidst students from various backgrounds.
The undergraduate courses offered by the institute include:
Aeronautical engineering, Automobile engineering, biotechnology, chemical engineering, civil engineering, media technology, computer and communications engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science and engineering, electrical and electronics engineering, electrical and instrumentation engineering, electronics and communication engineering, industrial and production engineering, information technology, lateral entry, and mechatronics.
The postgraduate courses offered by the institute include M. Tech and M Sc. Courses that have been briefed on the official site of the institute.
MIT is a renowned institute on an international and global standard. Till date, it has had 140 international global collaborations from various institutes from all across the world.
There are various research internships, paid and unpaid, undertaken at MIT by pioneers of their fields. They encourage students to visualise a world that knows no limitations.
Scholarships and Financial Aid Programs
Commencement of various methods to implement a hassle-free education is being promoted within the campus premises. They offer merit-based scholarships to those ingenious individuals who have the ability but lack the sources for a better education.
There are scholarship and financial aid programs for both Indian and foreign nationals.
Student Exchange Program
Every year, the campus authorities culminate with another institute from anywhere in the world and have a student exchange program. This helps students grow from the parochial limitations of their minds, interact with students from various cultures, thereby inhibiting a great cultural exposure necessary for discrimination-free sustenance.
If you are waffled up about your future after your bachelor’s or master’s, then you can resort to the placements offered at MIT. Various companies and franchises, both local and international, have collaborated with the institute to recruit the resourceful youth of the country that would benefit the firm, the environment, and the nation as a whole. Some of these companies include:
- EMC2 for Storage Area Network
- Quest India Ltd. for MS program in Mechanical Engineering
- Intel Technology India Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore
- Jack F. Welch Technology Centre, Bangalore
- Government of Karnataka sponsored Incubation Centres
- ATMEL India Embedded System Design Lab.
For an in-campus exposure, there are various student clubs that one can join based on their interests, and sports-related activities ensure a non-corrugated schedule that affirms the simultaneous working of body and brain.