The 14th Annual State Convention of ISTE , VIVIKTHA'15 , was held on September 18 and 19 of 2015. This grand inter college fest was based upon the theme " Bridging the gap between rural and uraban India through technology ", inspired by the innovative strategy called PURA put forth by our former President, Dr A P J Abdul Kalam. Over 600 students from various college participated and Prize money worth Rs. 2.5 lakh was given away.
ISTE Students Chapter of Govt. Engineering College Thrissur had organised Project Expo YUKTHI’14 at Millennium Auditorium of the college on 7th and 8th of August 2014, in association with the inauguration of the renovated ISTE building, which depicted the creativity and the spirit of innovation within the student fraternity. The exhibition was inaugurated by Dr. M Bhasi, Director, School of Management, CUSAT. The expo was a brilliant display of innovative and ingenious projects of students of GECT. Around 2400 students attended the event.
The ISTE Students’ Chapter of GEC Thrissur, conducted another colourful event LUMINO ’14- THREE HURDLES, ONE RIDE TO GLORY, on 25th March 2014. Receiving about 40 registrations with total of 200 students, the event turned out to be a huge success. The three rounds tested the technical, innovative, and managerial skills of the participants.
ISTE Students Chapter of Govt. Engineering College Thrissur had organised Project Expo YUKTHI-13 at Millennium Auditorium of the college on 26 July 2013, which depicted the creativity and the spirit of innovation within the student fraternity. Apart from these, there were stalls which arrayed sophisticated equipment/models from KSEB, BSNL, Hykon India (P) Ltd. etc. Prizes were awarded to the best project from each department as well as to the Overall best project in the total lot.
The students’ chapter of ISTE, GEC, and Thrissur conducted the ISTE-SREENIVASA RAMANUJA MATHEMATICS COMPETITION of 2013. The chapter level examination was conducted on 30th August in which more than 100 students and 20 teachers participated, all belonging to GEC, Thrissur. The zonal level examination was held on 9TH NOVEMBER 2013 in our College. A total number of 34 students and 15 teachers were selected for the zonal level from GEC, Thrissur The national level exam was held on 25TH January 2014 in our College. Eight students belonging to GEC, Thrissur were selected for the national level exam
Vaibhava 2012- 11th annual students' convention of ISTE Kerala Section was held in the lush green campus of GEC, Thrissur. Vaibhava was one of the largest events of its kind, a technical programme, which involved the participation of over 107 Engineering Colleges and 67 Polytechnic Colleges, more than 3000 students from all over the state, finest technocrats the state had to offer. Vaibhava 2012 in short was a celebration of technology.
ISTE was founded in the year 1967 with a mission to advance for the cause of education in general and all its function which pertain to engineering and allied branches of engineering and technology, architecture and town planning, management, process of teaching and learning, research, extension services, and public relations in particular. ISTE Students' Chapter of GECT now has a strength of 2417 members. The Chapter takes a keen interest in helping its members interact with eminent personalities from various fields of technical education to demonstrate their creative talents.
ISTE Students' Chapter of GEC Thrissur bagged the Overall Champions trophy at the 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th Annual Students' Convention of ISTE Kerala Section held at different colleges across the state. The Chapter also bagged the Best Students' Chapter Award in ISTE Kerala Section during the academic year 2008-09 at the 12th Annual Students' National ISTE Convention held at Bannari Amman Institute of Technology, Sathyamangalam, Tamil Nadu on 3rd and 4th October, 2009. These achievements stand as a testimony to the working of the chapter within the college. The Students’ Chapter proudly added another feather to its cap by hosting the 11th State Annual Convention VAIBHAVAH’12 on 7th, 8th, and 9th September 2012.
Our chapter, once again proved its mettle by winning the title of Best Students’ Chapter for the year 2013-14 and the overall championship at the 13th Annual State Level Convention held at Mar Baselios College of Engineering and Technology on 29th and 30th of August 2014 with maximum number of participation. ISTE Students’ Chapter of GEC Thrissur is very dynamic and vibrant which is evident from its various accomplishments. YUKTHI’14, the project expo held on 7th and 8th of August 2014 attracted innumerous audience from various colleges and schools from all over Thrissur. Our chapter also provides GATE Coaching for students of final year from many colleges in and around Thrissur with an intake of 30 students in each branch, which has proved to be very efficient.