The institute has well qualified and motivated faculty and staff, satisfying the AICTE requirements. Along with effective class room teaching, they try to educate the students towards good social behavior, their responsibility and need to be considerate for other’s feelings. They try to improve student-faculty relation by taking remedial actions to academic grievances of the students and cherishing them by cordial counseling. All efforts are made to identify & nurture hidden talents of students
For valued support & involvement in supplementary teaching/research activities, setting up of laboratory facilities in the departments, conduction of continuing education programs and cooperation in other academic matters/faculty mentoring; a few highly qualified and experienced subject experts from other reputed organizations are appointed as Adjunct Faculty at SMVITM.
Details of the Adjunct Faculties
|Name of the Adjunct Faculty||Designation||Experience||Photo|
|1.||Prof. H K Vishwanatha Rao
|Adjunct Faculty||40 years||NIL|
|2.||Mr. Harish Belman||Adjunct Faculty||8 years||22 years|
|3.||Mr. Ananth Pai||Adjunct Faculty||8 years||NIL|
|4.||Dr. N Rajendra||Adjunct Faculty||38 Years||1 Year|
|5.||Dr. U C Niranjan||Adjunct Faculty||30 Years||10 Years|
|6.||Mr. Mahesh Padyana||Adjunct Faculty||NIL||22 years|
|7.||Mr. Kumar Bhagavath||Adjunct Faculty||NIL||17 Years|
|8.||Dr. Sathyanarayana||Adjunct Faculty||30 Years||2 Years|
|9.||Dr. Ramakrishna Yaji||Adjunct Faculty||38 Years||NIL|
|10.||Dr. Ganapathi Bhat||Adjunct Faculty||NIL||26 Years|
|11.||Dr. Chandrashekhar Rao Kuthyar||Adjunct Faculty||NIL||30 Years|
SMVITM is situated in a calm and pollution free locality which is ideal for teaching-learning activities
The ideal concept of full-fledged blocks for each engineering stream along with a stand-alone library block is implemented. Every aspect of value based professional education is taken care in the building designs.
All the class rooms are spacious and well furnished for the comfortable academic environment. All class rooms have provision for multimedia facility
All laboratories and workshops are equipped with modern instruments/machineries satisfying the university requirements and the quest for practical knowledge of the students. Adequate computing/printing facilities with campus wide LAN and licensed software packages are made available in all departments.
A well-equipped library is an essential and integral component of any education system, especially of higher education. Without a proper information and knowledge infrastructure, no education system can sustain and achieve its stated goals and objectives. Library is a hub of all activities of general as well as technical education.
The Central Library at SMVITM is housed in a spacious three-storey state of the art independent block. Two floors of the block are occupied exclusively by the Central Library. It has about 1300 square meters of built-up area. The Central Library has a collection of 28,000 volumes of reference/text books, e-books and general category books with over 3,500 titles. In addition to these, there are periodicals and CDs on science, engineering and technology.
The collection includes reference books such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks and standards. The library offers a book bank scheme for the students, a special book bank scheme exclusively for SC/ST students, reprography and printing facilities. The library subscribes to e-journals and print journals. An e-learning center providing live transmission of VTU EDUSAT programme is a special feature of the Central Library. In addition to the central library, each department has a separate departmental library for ready reference for its faculty and staff.
SMVITM libraries serve as information resource centers. They adopt an open access system and aim to develop a comprehensive collection of documents useful for library users of the institute and facilitate efficient dissemination of knowledge.
To promote the use of library resources, it also subscribe to the e-resources mandated by AICTE and VTU like IEEE Online, ELSEVIER, ASCE, Springer, Proquest, Taylor & Francis and K-Nimbus. These e-resources can be accessed across the campus.
The Library uses Easylib Software package, which is an integrated multi-user library management system that supports all in- house operations of the library. The software consists of modules on acquisition, cataloguing, circulation, serials and Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC). The books/journals can be accessed through OPAC, which facilitates the search for books by the author, title, and edition. The Easylib package has been made more efficient by bar-coding the entire library collection.
Monday to Saturday
8.00A.M. to 6.00 P.M.
It comprise of the following sections:
The institution provides high speed internet facility through Wi-Fi technology to its students for academic purposes. A dedicated Internet Browsing Centre for the benefit of all department students is being developed
Institute Bus facility to daily commuters (students, staff and faculty) is available from Udupi, Kundapur, Hiriyadka, Saibarakatte, Manipal and Mulki. This facility can be extended to other distant places like Karkala, Belman and Mangalore, based upon the demand.
Institution has separate in-campus hostels for both boys and girls. All rooms in these hostels are provided with all basic amenities/modern facilities for comfortable boarding. Centralised recreation facilities and a vegetarian mess are also provided. Mess Committee concept with student representation is also introduced.
Institution encourages students to take part in various sports and games activities for physical development. Provisions are made for indoor games like table tennis, carom, chess etc. and outdoor games like cricket, volleyball, athletics etc. Coaching is provided to selected students to participate in inter-collegiate / inter-university competitions.
To facilitate overall personality development of students, institute organizes various extra-curricular and co-curricular activities within the campus from time to time. Institute provides various platforms for students to exhibit their hidden talents like Talents day, Departmental Student Associations, Science and Technology Club and the like. Staggered ‘Quality Time’ slots in the time-table are provided for enhancing co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. NSS, Red-cross and Rotaract Club activities are promoted in association with local NGOs/Youth Clubs like Jaycees(I), Rotary International etc. to reach out to the local society and improve the visibility of the institute. The competent students are encouraged/guided to actively participate in the industry sponsored Ideation/Innovation Challenges/Competitions and university level Student Project Exhibitions
To enhance national level visibility and publicity as well as to support co-curricular activities of the students, faculty membership, institutional membership and student chapters of reputed professional societies like Indian Society for Technical Education(ISTE), Institution of Engineers, India (IEI) and the like are being planned
Student Welfare Officer along with Teacher Guardians and Faculty Advisors will address all student grievances and act as mentors to the students. They will carry out effective counselling of academically weak / irregular students from time to time and will send reports to the parents periodically. College also has a professional counselor for providing counseling to the needy students.
A full-fledged center takes care of training the students to face campus recruitment tests and interviews through several soft skill/communication skill/personality development programs/workshops on a regular basis. It also arranges industrial training to the students and placement visits of industrial personnel to the institute. Hosting conferences, workshops etc. with industry participation, to promote interaction of the students/faculty with the industry experts, will also be tried. It is proposed to have some tie up with leading industries/consortium on campus recruitment for local engineering colleges, for the purpose of campus placements, in the near future.
FACILITIES FOR CONDUCTING CAMPUS POOL SELECTION DRIVE
SEMINAR HALL -1 : 200 SEATING CAPACITY
SEMINAR HALL – 2 : 300 SEATING CAPACITY
SEMINAR HALL – 3 : 460 SEATING CAPACITY
CONFERENCE / GROUP DISCUSSION ROOMS
CONFERENCE / GROUP DISCUSSION ROOM – 1 : 26 SEATING CAPACITY
CONFERENCE / GROUP DISCUSSION ROOM – 2 : 11 SEATING CAPACITY
INTERVIEW CABINS : 08 INTERVIEW CABINS
SYSTEMS FOR ONLINE TEST : 170 NUMBERS
The Entrepreneurship Development cell aims at orienting/motivating the budding engineers to become successful entrepreneurs after the completion of their graduation. Several programs like Entrepreneurship Awareness Camps, Invited talks from successful entrepreneurs to inspire the students, helping the interested students to productize/commercialise their creative ideas etc. are being taken up. Efforts will be made to establish a recognized hub for entrepreneurship, incubation & research activities in the campus.
College provides medical aid for the students in emergency cases. Medical Doctors visit the college on call, for any medical needs of students and staff members.
Karnataka Bank ATM facility is provided for the students inside the campus.
College has a stationery shop and also a photocopying center inside the campus with subsidized rates for the benefit of students.
Right from its inception, the college is ensuring that its campus is free from any ragging activities. Anti-Ragging committee and squads will be functioning in the campus through out the year.
In order to attract quality students to the institution and to bring the mission/objectives of the management into reality, a few attractive scholarships will be awarded to the toppers in CET/NEET ranking (within first 3000 ranks) getting admitted to the institution and having family income less than Rupees 3.5 lakhs per annum. A few other local Charitable Trusts also provide scholarships to the deserving students, supporting their education