Department of Mechanical and Automobile Engineering of Sakthi Mariamman Enginering College inaugurated their department
association named MARS (Mechanical Automobile Raptors Society) on 21st March, 2014.
This function was honoured by Founder & Chariman Thriu K N Ramachandran and presided by the principal of SMEC Dr S.Ramakrishnan and Mr C Yuvaraj Senior Manager, Ford India Ltd invited as chief guest. All HOD's of SMEC have participated in the function.
SMEC principal Dr S.Ramakrishnan delivered the presidential address. During the address he appraised the name of the association especially the choice of the term raptors. He wished the students to grab and acquire the knowledge as raptor.
To share the intellectual pursuit, members of MARS released a magazine named " BURN OUT" which comprises the technical articles, information and features related to Mechanical and Automobile Engineering. First copy was released by the Chief Guest and received by the Principal. Later, chief guest applauded the student's efforts to bring out the magazine in this caliber which found to be useful for all concerned.
Chief guest Mr C.Yuvaraj gave his interactive address towards the trends of employment in automobile companies in India and abroad. He accompanied the students in the travel of knowing what is expected by the company to get recruited and what at graduate can expect in joining the Industry.