|Nitte Meenakshi Inst of Technology, Yelahanka, Bangalore ..,|
Finally after much vacillation and indecision, jobin has finally joined Nitte Meenakshi Institute of Technology, Yelahanka, Bangalore (www.nmit.ac.in) in Electrical and Electronics branch.
Nitte Meenakshi is one of the five autonomous Engineering Institutes in the city of Bangalore under Vishwesharaya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum, the others being BMS, PESIT, MS Ramaiah and .. . It is also the first Engineering College in the country to send a satellite to space ( much earlier than the other premier Institutes like the IITs or IISc).
It is also the only Engineering College in the country to still have a running Amateur Satellite Tracking station in the country. IIT Kharagpur and SRM Engg College Chennai recently launched satellites, the initial tracking of the satellites till they were put in orbit in space was done at NMIT by the students.
The former Director at NIT, Suratkal, Dr N R Shetty is the Director of NMIT, Bangalore.