Welcome to the January 2013 issue of the MJCETAA E-Newsletter. This publication is a place for alumni to share professional achievements and personal news, to highlight alumni events, and to disseminate all things of interest to the alumni. While the departments’ regular newsletter will continue to publicize to a broader audience important news and information that pertains to the department at-large, the alumni newsletter will be an intimate vehicle for communicating with and among alumni.
Alumni Meet 2012 - An Evening of Reunion
The Alumni Association of MJCET organized the Annual Alumni Meet on 29th December 2012 in Ghulam Ahmed Auditorium of MJCET. The meeting was attended by large number of passed out students. The Alumni Association felicitated the staff who have retired from services in year 2012. Prof. K. Manmohan Rao, In charge MCA and Mr. J. K. Nag, Associated Head ECED were also felicitated on completion of 25 years of service in the college.
The alumni who passed in the year 1988 are currently in their silver jubilee year and this was a special gathering for this batch students as the alumni association presented them with mementos for their success in the field of engineering.
Mr. Khaja Asif Ahmed, President Alumni Association presented the Wecome address. Mr. Mohammed Arifuddin Sohel, Joint Secretary, Alumni Association highlighted the objectives and activities of the association. Dr. Mir Akbar Ali khan, Treasurer, SUES congratulated the alumni association on the successful conduct of the meet in which about 700 alumni participated.
On this occasion, current students of the college presented a skit “Those Golden Days” reminding the passed out students of the fun and learning they had in their college life. Mr. Md. Asadullah Biag, Treasurer presented the vote of thanks. The meet was followed by a lavish Dinner arranged for the alumni and staff by the association. For Photographs of the meet please visit www.mjalumni.org.
Osmania University Research Center at ECE Department
The ECE Department of MJCET has registered an outstanding achievement by establishing itself as a Research Center for Osmania University. Prof. Dr. Kaleem Fatima, Head ECED, and Dr. Nagabhushnam, Professor in ECED have been recognized as the supervisors for PhD students in OU. Now, Students registering for PhD in Osmania University can work at ECE Research Center in MJCET which is equipped with state of art Hardware and Software for carrying out research in areas of VLSI, Signal Processing and Communications.
MJCET Alumni Association - Online Portal
The MJCET Aumni Association has launched a Alumni Networking Portal for the worldwide connectivity of MJCET alumni. This portal was officially launched by Janab Zafar Javeed, Hon. Secretary, SUES. The portal has been designed on the lines of popular social networking sites such as Facebook and Twitter. The alumni are requested to kindly register on this portal visiting,www.mjalumni.org the official site of alumni association.
Jobs and Internships Alerts @ Alumni Portal
Newly launched Alumni Association Networking Portal features a separate page for the Jobs and Internships alerts to facilitate the current students and alumni in employment opportunities. The salient feature of this site is that vacancies that are floated through referral system of reputed companies where alumni of the college work, will be uploaded on this site on a regular basis. The Association solicits the support from the alumni to ensure that this page serves to its purpose by reporting the opportunities on this page.
Alumni Meet 2013 - Invitation to All Alumni
The Alumni Association takes privilege in inviting the alumni for the Alumni Meet 2013 to be held on last Saturday of December 2013. Further, the Association is planning to felicitate the alumni of the year 1989, who are in Silver Jubilee year of their graduation. The Association requests the alumni of this batch to kindly contact Mr. M. A. Moiz, vice president MJCETAA, for the necessary formalities thru (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Alumni Seminars and Guest Lectures @ MJCET
Alumni Association has been constantly involved in conducting and sponsoring various student seminars and guest lectures in all departments at MJCET. In this regard, the association invites the qualified alumni to come forward to deliver guest lectures and seminars on the recent trends in industry for the students to be kept abreast of latest happenings. Alumni are also invited to deliver lectures on the prospects and scope for higher studies so that students can take a timely and wise decision about their careers. The interested resource persons can contact Mr Arifuddin Sohel, Associate Professor, ECED and Joint Secretary, MJCETAA through his mail ID: email@example.com.
ISTE IITB Workshop on Thermodynamics @ Mech Department
The department of Mechanical Engineering, MJCET organised a two-week ISTE (Indian Society of Technical Education) Workshop on “Engineering Thermodynamics” from December 11th to December 21st, 2012.
This workshop was conducted by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT-Bombay) under National Mission on Education through ICT (Information and Communication Technology) and was fully sponsored by MHRD (Ministry of Human Resources and Development), Government of India.
Muffakham Jah College was chosen as a remote centre to host this workshop in Hyderabad. This workshop was simultaneously conducted in about 167 remote centres across length and breadth of India. Professors from IIT-Bombay delivered expert lectures on Thermodynamics which were transmitted live through Internet to all the remote centres.
Dr. Basheer Ahmed, Advisor-cum-Director, MJCET, expressed his pleasure over the smooth conduct of the workshop and assured that MJ college will be a frontrunner in all future collaborations with IIT Bombay. In the past Muffakham Jah College has successfully hosted six such workshops and has collaborated with IIT Bombay for AKAASH PROJECT under which 40 teachers from the college have received the Akaash Tablets to be used in classroom teaching. Further, the ECE Department is going to set up an Aakash Enabled Class Room with 100 Aakash tablets for Student Projects and E-Learning.
Mr. Mohammed Arifuddin Sohel was the remote center coordinator and Mr. Mohammed Abdul Samad was the workshop coordinator under the guidance of Dr. Shaik Khader Vali, Head Mechanical Engg. Dept.
Book Bank - A Novel Initiative to Help Needy Students
The Alumni of the college has established a book bank for the deserving students, through which books are being made available to the students for the entire semester. The current list of books is available in the Alumni Association Office. Mr. Yousuf Shariff, alumnus of ECE Dept of 2001 batch recently contributed over 100 books. The MJCET Alumni association appreciates the efforts and request more alumni to come forward and donate books to the Alumni Association Book Bank.
Stay in Touch.
Update your Personal and Work Information
MJCETAA is planning to maintain an Online Database of Alumni. In this regard the association solicits your cooperation in furnishing the personal details as early as possible by visiting the www.mjalumni.org link.
Forthcoming Events @ MJCET
The new year at MJCET is slated to host a series of technical events in college. The state level events to be held include, ADSOPHOS 2013 (15-16 Feb), and E-Week 2013 (9-16 Feb). The Association hereby request the alumni to sponsor the events in these festival. The alumni are welcome to contribute their suggestions and advice for the successful conduct of these events. The prospective sponsors can approach Mr. Arifuddin Sohel through firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mohammed Arifuddin Sohel [Chief Editor]
Associate Professor, ECE Dept, MJCET
Joint Secretary, MJCET Alumni Association
Mohammed Asrar Ahmed [Editor]