An alumni association is an association of graduates or, more broadly, former students of the college. The purpose of an association is to foster a spirit of loyalty and to promote the general welfare of the institution. Alumni associations exist to support the institution’s goals, and to strengthen the ties between alumni, the community, and the institution.
The ATME alumni association was started in 2015 with the clear objectives
The objectives of alumni association
- To promote the advancement of the College by enlisting the support and participation of all Alumni of the college
- Organise one or Two Alumni Meet – Every Year.
- Honouring The Achievers
- To Promote Institution and Industry Interaction
- To bring Alumni together and maintain an avenue by which the Alumni may remain in contact with the College.
- To keep updated the activities and achievements of the college through News Letter.
- Provide Access to all student’s information on college website
- To invite Alumni as resource person to share their knowledge and experience with the prospective engineers.
- Dedicated Section for Alumni (Voice of Alumni) in the college Magazine
- Offer opportunities for Alumni to network with each other, students and the ATME College community.
- To induct Alumni as office bearers
The ATME alumni association committee consist of following office bearers.
|1||Sri Arun Kumar L, Chairman, ATME||Chief Parton|
|2||Sri Shivashankar K, Secretary, ATME||Parton|
|3||Sri Veeresh R, Treasurer, ATME||Parton|
|4||Dr Basavaraj L, Principal||President|
|5||Dr. Puttegowda D, Professor, CSE||Secretary|
|6||Ms.Shruthi P, Assistant Professor, CSE||Joint Secretary|
|7||Dr. Suresh, Assoc. Professor, CV||Treasurer|
|8||Mr. Manjunath K, Assistant Professor, ECE||Coordinator|
|9||Mrs. Pooja M, Assistant Professor, EEE||Coordinator|
|10||Ms. Kavyashree E D, Assistant Professor, CSE||Coordinator|
|11||Mr. Suresh Kumar S, Associate Professor, ME||Coordinator|
|12||Mr. Ramachanadra N, Asst Professor, PHY||Coordinator|
FOURTH ONLINE ALUMNI MEET HELD at ATME
Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering
The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering organized Alumni Meet-2020 on 6th June 2020 on Google Meet platform. The event was scheduled at 10 am. The meeting details were shared to alumnus during the registration. Around 55 alumni were present in the meeting.
Principal Dr. Basavaraj L, started the meeting by welcoming all the alumnus and staffs of the department. He informed students about the department getting accredited and also felt proud of being the second youngest college in Karnataka to get accreditation and thank alumnus for their support rendered during the accreditation process. He informed alumnus to be associated with the college in future too.
Figure: A snapshot of Principal Sir addressing the alumni
Dr. Mahesh P K, HOD, Department of ECE, addressed alumni and gave insights about department’s achievement in the last academic year and highlighted the importance of stake holders’ inputs for the growth of the department.
- He informed alumni about purchasing LabVIEW software and IOT kits for the sake of conducting internship for final year students in the
- He stressed on 20 members (including faculty members and students) clearing CLAD examination. He also requested alumni to address their juniors and create awareness regarding career
- Also thanked the alumnus personally for joining the Meet.
Figure: A snapshot of HOD sir addressing the alumni
Later senior staff members Dr. Bhagyashree S R, Dr. Prathiba M K, Dr. Yathisha L, Mrs. Pavithra A C and Mr. Abhilash G interacted with the alumnus.
During alumnus faculty interaction Mr. Nithin (2014 batch passed out) suggested to establish an AI Lab since it is a booming domain as of now and he assured to help to setup the lab. HoD appreciated his suggestion and assured him to look into lab establishment in future.
Mr. Shashank (2018 batch passed out) appreciated ATME for being active in social media. He expressed happiness about ATMEya 2020 conducted by Department of ECE and he admitted that he had come along with his friends to witness both the days’ events.
- He also suggested the final year students and passed out students to be active in Linkedin to get the better job
- HOD replied saying that students already have their Linkedin
Ms. Swathi (2018 batch passed out) currently perceiving her MBA in SJCE suggested to create a common platform for Department of ECE to post and share the important information regarding job openings. HOD assured her an Alumni Blog will be created in this regard.
Mr. Dhanush(2019 batch passed out) interacted with the attendees and thanked all the faculty members of Department of ECE for guiding him throughout the graduation which has helped him to get placed in a good company.
- He expressed gratitude for giving him softskill training, better lab facilities, offering certification courses in the
- If given a chance in future he would like to guide his juniors regarding the importance of placements. HoD assured him for arranging meeting with final year students.
Likewise, many alumni shared their views regarding department and college. They expressed gratitude about the department for having given them best lab facilities and teaching. Also they expressed happiness for providing the Online Platform for sharing their views.Finally, Mrs. Harshitha N rendered vote of thanks and meeting concluded.
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Department of Computer Science and Engineering arranged 4th Alumni Meet 2020 on 6th June 2020. It was also the first online Alumni meet due to COVID-19. MS Team tool was used strength of alumni was 70. Registration form, Invitation, and whatsapp group link was mailed to alumnae. Alumni meet was scheduled at 12:00 PM, Alumni interacted actively shared their college moments, work experience and also gave guidelines to juniors. It was hosted by Ms Keerthana M M, Asst.Prof.
Dr Puttegowda Prof. & Head, welcomed alumni and addressed alumni with department progress, ICT methods and CISCO centre of excellence etc. and motivated Alumni to interact with juniors and keep in touch with institute and delivery workshop, technical talk to juniors and to stay safe in this COVID-19. Thanked students for their active participation in online meet.
Chief Guest Dr Basavaraj L, Principal addressed alumni shared institute progress, gave brief overview on “Vidyaasare Scheme”, Scholarship,& fee concession will be granted to 50 meritous students in First year. He thanked alumni for joining alumni meet and also told stay safe in COVID. Then video was played to alumni to cherish college experiences.
Later alumni shared their experiences
Spoorthy Balasubramanya (2010 batch): Thanked for organizing event and expressed her gratitude to all the faculties for making concepts to understand better. Suggested juniors to work more on practical aspects and strong technical skills.Gave even website reference to work on code.
Akshatha (2011 batch):Thanked college for providing facilities and cherished moments.
Poornachandra Tejaswi (2013 batch): Expressed his joy in attending alumni meet and thanked faculties.
Ayesha Samrin (2012 batch): Thanked faculties for motivating her always, suggested juniors to surround positive people, take suggestion from faculties and also told department to conduct more workshop and technical talk.
Karthik (2010 batch): Informed to conduct workshop on legacy systems, juniors to work on practical aspects and thanked faculties.
Manjesh Babu (2013 batch): Thanked College for continuous support and thanked for providing opportunity to meet all friends and faculties even in this COVID.
Krishnaprasad (2011 batch): Shared his view for juniors and how students should get ready for technical career.
Afra Sayima (2012 batch): Shared her thoughts, Students should undergo technical talk on cloud service, machine learning ,Python development these training will be additional skills for their career.
Nimishamba (2011 batch): Cherished college experience and thanked all the faculties for motivating her.
Shasi Kiran (2013 batch): Expressed his joys for organizing alumni meet. Thanked college and faculties.
Lakhan Shroff (2015 batch): Shared his college moments and work experience.
Vote of thanks was delivered by Dr Puttegowda D, HoD, informed alumnae to build strong network with juniors and need cooperation in future to. Expressed plan to connect alumni and juniors in future, thanked alumnae for joining alumni meet on behalf of College.
Department of Civil Engineering Department
The Civil Engineering Department under alumni association had organised online Alumni Meet on 6/6/2020 at 2:00pm to 3:00pm.
An alumni association is an association of graduates or more broadly former students of the college. The purpose of an association is to foster a spirit of loyalty and to promote the general welfare of the institution. Alumni associations exist to support the institution’s goals, and to strengthen the ties between alumni, the community, and the institution.
The Alumni Meet will be conducted every year in order to connect the Alumni and to celebrate their success and achievements. Due to COVID-19, the 4th Alumni Meet was conducted through online to connect with Alumni‟s.
Highlights and Glimpse from ATME Civil Engineering Alumni meet are as follows:
An Alumni meet was conducted on Saturday, 6th June 2020 at Civil Department,ATME college of Engineering, Mysuru. Around 75+ Alumni attended the online meet and gave their valuable feedback and suggestions for the betterment of Institute and Alumni Association. All faculties teaching and Non-teaching members were also present for the meeting.
- The Chief guest Dr. Basavaraj L addressed the gathering online Alumni meet 2020 sharing his Vision about the Institute and advice about the future of ATME and role and involvement of ATME and explained the facilities and admission process in the college under “Vidyaasare Scheme”.He also added „As per the resolution passed in 14th Governing council meeting of ATME college of Engineering, Free ship/scholarship/Fee concession will be granted to 50 students getting admission at I year, in recognition of their outstanding achievements in academic, co-curricular, sports and extracurricular activities‟. He also thanked all the Alumni‟s for their participation in online and also suggested to be careful during this COVID-19 -“Be Safe-Stay Home”.
- The Head of the Department Manuvijay addressed the Alumni‟s gathered through online Meet sharing his vision about the department and shared the information that Civil Department has got accredited NBA for three years. He also invited students for the college to motivate their juniors by giving Technical talk or to organise workshops and share their work experience with their juniors in college. He also thanked all the Alumni‟s for their active participation in online meet and asked them to take care of their health during this COVID-19.
- The Alumni‟s shared their working experience with their friends and
- Sabhyatha as Alumni she shared her working experience as she was working in WS ATKINS, SLS TTIC Pvt Ltd, Bangalore as Assistant Designer for two years and recently got married and moved to Sweden. Searching for new job in
- Meghana K P shared her experience; she is working in Amazon, Bangalore as a Project In Many Alumni‟s shared their work experience and many of them have gone for higher studies.
Finally thanked the entire Alumni‟s for their presence in online Alumni Meet 2020.
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
The Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering organized Alumni Meet-2020 on 6th June 2020 on the Google Meet platform. The event was scheduled at 12noon. The meeting details were shared with alumnus during the registration in Google forms and what’s app group. Around 70 alumni were present in the meeting.
Noon: Welcoming of Alumni, Management, Principal, HoD, and Staff: Host-Maria Sushma
12:03 PM: Digital Lamp with background music 12:06 PM: Department PPT: Mr.Raghavendra L 12:15 to 12:20 PM: Video playback
12:40 to 12:45 PM: Student feedback and interaction 12:45 to 12:55 PM: Address by HoD-Dr Parthasarathy L
12:55 to 1:00 PM: Address by Principal – Dr Basavaraj L
1:00 to 1:10 PM: Address by Honorable Chairman
1:10 to 1:15 PM: Vote of thanks by Ms.Swapna H
Head of the Department Dr.Parthasarathy L Sir started the meeting by welcoming all the alumni and staff of the department. Addressed alumni and gave insights about the department’s achievement in the last academic year and highlighted the importance of stakeholders’ inputs for the growth of the department. I also thanked the alumnus personally for joining the meeting.
Figure: A snapshot of HoD sir and Department Staff addressing the alumni
Figure:Alumni Afnan-2019 Passed out Batch Student sharing his feedback
Principal Dr.Basavaraj L Sir started the meeting by welcoming all the alumni and staff of the department. He informed students about the department getting accredited and also felt proud of being the second youngest college in Karnataka to get accreditation and thank alumnus for their support rendered during the accreditation process. He informed alumnus to be associated with the college in the future too.
Many alumni thank all the faculties of the Department of EEE for guiding them throughout the graduation which has helped him to get placed in a good company and if given a chance in future they would like to guide his juniors regarding the importance of placements.
Head of the Department Dr.ParthasarathyL appreciated their suggestion and assured them to look into it in the future. Later senior staff member Mr.Shreeshayana R interacted with the alumnus. Likewise, many alumni shared their views regarding the department and college. Finally, Ms.Swapna H rendered the vote of thanks and the meeting concluded.
A Report on Online Department Alumni meet-2020
This year Alumni meet was conducted on 06-06-2020 at 11 am, online due to COVID-19 pandemic situation. This was decided in the Alumni committee conducted on29-05-2020 The following are few o points that were decided in the meeting about the Online Alumni meet.
- It was decided to conduct the meeting online using any convenient
- It was also decided to conduct the meet Department
- Different time slots for the inauguration were given to all Departments so as to make Honorable Principal available to all
- It was decided to send e-invitation to all our Alumni mentioning the date, time, and the credentials of the online meeting to help them login in
Our Department meet was scheduled on 06-06-2020 at 12Noon. All the Alumni and the staff members of the department logged in time. About 50+ students from various parts of the world have logged in for the Online Alumni Meet. Prof. Suresh Kumar S, Department Alumni Association Coordinator welcomed all to the meet. Our Beloved HODDr. Rathnakar G.delivered the inaugural Speech. In his Speech HOD has given a brief report of few of the important activities conducted in the Department. He has urged the Alumni to contribute to the Department in any ways possible by sharing their experiences and few advices to the current students of the department. Later Principal joined the meeting and greeted all Alumni and thanked them for attending the meeting online. In his address honorable Principal was happy to announce to all our Alumni that four of our Programs including Mechanical Engineering got accredited by NBA for the period 2019-20 to 2021-22. He has alsohighlighted the Vidyasere Scheme of the college to the Alumni and asked them to advice any eligible candidates in their family or among friends to make use of the opportunity.
Later all Alumni were asked to share their experiences and guidance if any for the betterment of the Department. Many students appreciated the effort of the department in
conducting the Meet Online. Many of them were living abroad like Gulf countries, USA, Canada and Europe. Many of them were also joined in from other Indian cities. Few of them have given some valuable suggestions and also assured of extending a helping hand whenever possible. Few of the suggestions given are:
- Suggested to given more Industrial exposure to students during semester holidays in the form of Internship
- Suggested to encourage students to take up soft Skill training parallel to the BE course.
- Suggested to have many more Industrial Visits in order to expose the current students to the Industry
Some of them even assured to help us in carrying out the above activities once the Pandemic is over.Many of them expressed that they miss the college days very much. And also thanked Staff members for their support and guidance given when they were students here. Towards the end HOD thanked all for attending the Alumni meet and expressed that all the suggestions given by the Alumni will be duly considered and all efforts will be made to implement their suggestions in the Department. Finally, Prof.Suresh Kumar S delivered vote of thanks and the meeting was adjourned.
THIRD ALUMNI MEET HELD AT ATME
ATME College of engineering Mysore conducted its 3rd Alumni Meet in its campus recently
The program was started with lighting the lamp by the dignitaries.
The Chief Guest, Sri L. Arun Kumar, Chairman ATME, addressing the gathering opined that, the Alumni’s will benefit in two ways, they can interact with their college mates and share their views in and out of the college campus they have experienced. Also they can share their industrial and global exposure with their batch mates and also advice their juniors.The feedback given by the alumni’s can be taken for further development activities and include their views in the curriculums wherein future batch students can be industry ready for placement.
The guest of honor Dr Syed Shakeeb Ur Rahman, Former Principal SJCE, appreciated the growth and development of the institution within the short span of time of just eight years and also he highlighted the spirit in going for NBA Accreditation in a short period, Normally other institution takes more than 10 years in enrolling for NBA Accreditation. The students from NBA Accredited colleges have the advantages of gaining admissions at global level and will also be beneficial to get better employment opportunities.
ATME Managing committee’s Hon’ble secretary Sri K Shivashankar, Tresurer Sri Veeresh R and Heads of various departments, Staffs, students were present during the function.
Dr.Basavaraj L.Principal ATMECE Presided over the Alumni Function and interacted with Alumni’s
The Alumni Chief Coordinator Dr.Puttegowda, Professor Department Computer Science & Engineering ATMECE warmly welcomed all the dignitaries. The Program was anchored by Ms.Keerthana M. Asst Prof Dept of CSE and Vote of thanks rendered by Ms.Shruthi P . Asst Prof Dept of CSE,ATME
ATME Alumni Association organised various events and our Alumnus are the Resource persons for the events
1) TECHNICAL TALK on “Artificial Intelligence” organised by department of Computer Science and Engineering on 13th November 2018
The Computer Science and Engineering Department under Alumni association had organized a Technical Talk on “Artificial Intelligence “in Seminar Hall, Admin block for III, and V semester students of CSE on 13th November 2018. Ms. Shalu Tomar, Senior System Engineer, Siemens Technology was the resource person. The talk was coordinated by Ms. Shruthi P, Joint Secretary and Dr. Puttegowda D, Prof & Secretary, Alumni Association, Dept of CSE, ATMECE
The Coordinators are seen standing in the picture and the Resource Person Ms. Shalu Tomar is seen sitting second from left in the picture along with Dr. Manjunath S S, HOD, Dept of CSE, Dr. Puttegowda D, Prof & Secretary, Alumni Association, and Ms. Shruthi P, Joint Secretary, Alumni Association, ATMECE
2) Two days workshop on “Mobile Technologies and Android Application Development” organised by Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering on 12th and 14th October, 2018
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering had organised a Two Days Workshop on “Mobile Technologies and Android Application Development” on 12th and 14th October, 2018. Mr.Manoj Kumar H C, Co-Founder, Igniter Infotech,Mysuru was the resource person
3) A TECHNICAL TALK ON PLANNING AND ARCHITECTURE AND ITS APPLICATION IN CIVIL ENGINEERING Organized by Department of Civil Engineering, ATMECE, Mysuru
Department of Civil Engineering, Organized technical talk on PLANNING AND ARCHITECTURE AND ITS APPLICATION IN CIVIL ENGINEERING on 17.11.2018 for the benefit and upgradation of student knowledge level in the field of surveying and construction technology
Ms. Ananya Manohar Assistant professor, school of architecture and planning, University of Mysuru and also proud alumina of ATMECE. She has briefed about the importance of planning and architecture aspects of building, rules and regulations of the building during construction.
Second Alumni Meet- 17th Feb 2018
The second alumni was successfully organized on 17th Feb 2018. Dr Syed Shakeeb Ur Rehman, former Principal, SJCE, Mysuru was invited as guest of honour and Mr. Arun Kumar L, Chairman, ATMECE, was the chief guest for the day. The function was presided by Dr Basavaraj L, Principal, President, Alumni Association, ATMECE and Dr Puttegowda D, Professor & Head, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Secretary, Alumni Association, ATMECE.
First Alumni Meet – 11th March 2017
With continues effort of the alumni association committee, the first alumni meet and the formal inauguration of alumni association was successfully achieved on 11th March 2017, where more than 200 alumni’s was present. Dr Syed Shakeeb Ur Rehman, former Principal, SJCE, Mysuru was invited as guest of honour and Mr. Arun Kumar L, Chairman, ATMECE, was the chief guest for the day. The function was presided by Dr Basavaraj L, Principal, ATMECE, Prof. M S Veerendra Kumar, vice president and Dr Puttegowda D, Professor, Secretary of alumni association.
|1||Dean – Student Affairs||Chairman|
|2||Dr.Puttegowda-Dept of CSE||Member Secretary||9900622014|
|3||Dr.Srinivas – Dept of ME||Member||9945045415|
|4||Dr.Suresh K J – Dept of CE||Member||9845566754|
|5||Mr. Kiran B-CSE||Member||8095620284|
|6||Mrs.Pooja M -EEE||Dept Coordinators||7019007641|
|7||Mr.Manjunath K- EC||Dept Coordinators||9738403734|
|8||Ms Kavyashree E D – CS||Dept Coordinators||7259488108|
|9||Mrs.Shruthi -CE||Dept Coordinators||9538343733|
|10||Mr.Ravikumar S-ME||Dept Coordinators||9880543740|
|11||Mr.Ramachandra M N -BS||Dept Coordinators|