ALUMNI MEET 2017
“The best way to predict the future is to create it”
Anjuman College of Engineering and Technology added a new feather to its cap, by organizing it’s first ever Alumni meet for all branches and batches on 11th March 2017.
The alumni committee members are:
Prof Rashmi Bade – Civil Engineering Dept
Prof. Humera Syed – Computer Science Dept
Prof. Shabnam Rukhsar – Electrical Dept
Prof. Tariquzzama – Electronics and Telecommunications Dept
Prof. Syed Mohiuddin – Mechanical Dept
The committee is headed by Dr. Altaf Badar from Electrical Engg Dept.
The alumni committee has spread its presence through various social media tools and communication can be maintained through these methods.
acebook: On FaceBook, the user “AnjumanEnggTech” has been created. Also a page for Anjuman College of Engineering and Technology is present. “Anjuman College of Engineering and Technology” group is also present. All these tools are used for spread the information regarding Alumni activities.
WhatsApp: Various groups have been formed on WhatsApp for different branches and years.
A form has been created and the link is placed on the Alumni tab of the institutional website (http://www.anjumanengg.edu.in/) to collect information from the alumni.
The alumni were given the time of 5pm for the start of the meet. They were supposed to gather at different venues according to their departments inside the college. The department wise gathering points were:
Seminar Hall – Civil Engineering
Software Lab 1 and 2 – Computer Science Engineering
Electrical Engg Lab – Electrical Department
Auditorium – Electronics and Telecommunications Department
Open Area on First Floor – Mechanical Engineering
The final year and third year students of every department also gathered in their respective departments. An interaction session was arranged in these class rooms between the distinguished alumni and these students.
The alumni enjoyed the first hour in their own departments with their teachers and friends. They were served tea and refreshments. All the alumni were given roses for welcome. A batch was also given to every alumni. The colours of the batch varied from department to department. The alumni were informed about the role that they can play in the progress of the college. The different avenues like training, placements, etc where they can contribute.
After this departmental gathering, the alumni were directed to the central lawn of the college. A welcome address was delivered by Dr. Altaf Badar. He emphasized on the importance of alumni association, the roles that the alumni can play in the development of the institute, and a short history of the process followed for arranging the alumni meet. The gathering was also addressed by the Training and Placement Officer, Prof. S. Naimuddin. He presented the improving situation of placements in the college. He also stressed on the participation of the alumni for improvement in the placement and training of current students. Dr. Sajid Anwar, Principal, ACET, presented the growth story of the college. He included the many facilities provided to today’s student in the institution. He appealed to the alumni to maintain a cordial and fruitful relation with their alma mater. The whole program was conducted by Prof. M. T. Hassan.
The alumni were then called for the group photographs and they were presented a memento, as a token of love. The alumni and faculty members were then called to perform on stage. Many alumni were seen enjoying themselves and taking selfies in the ecstatic decorations and lightings done in the college for the meet. The event was culminated with a scrumptious dinner.
The feedback forms were filled by 169 alumni members. Some of them came late for the meet and did not register themselves at the registration desk. However, the estimated strength of pass out students present for the meet is around 300 – 350.
To reconnect with the alumni.
To form the alumni association body.
To involve the alumni in job search process.
To help the current students in placement and training.
To provide any other assistance to the alumni.
To help the alumni develop their own ventures.
To improve the image and presence of the institution as a whole in the society.
Alumni have appreciating the efforts taken by the institution and are helping in providing information about vacancies.
A large number of alumni attended the meet on 11/03/17 and pledged their support for the development of the college.
The following members were nominated by their respective departments for the formation of the alumni body.
Civil Engineering Dept
Shahid Ali (2014)
Aamir Rangoonwala (2015)
Computer Science & Engineering Dept
Mukesh Dandhare (2008)
Ruzaina Khan (2014)
Electrical Engg Dept
Manish Gajallewar (2007)
Nawaz Sheikh (2009)
Electronics and Telecom. Dept
Abdul Ghani (2005)
Ruhina Quazi (2005)
Ejaz Sheikh (2009)
The alumni body will have a President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. The remaining members shall be executive members. The alumni body will be responsible for further events to be held under the alumni association.
Prof. Dr. Shahbaz Khan, S & H Dept and Prof. M. T. Hassan, Electronics and Telecommunications Dept took up the responsibility to conduct the alumni meet and were instrumental in the success of the meet.