ITS Engineering College 1st among private engineering colleges greater noida

Posted On Thu, August 20, 2020, 7:25 AM
Institute of Technology & Science, Greater Noida among Top 3 in Uttar Pradesh

ITS Engineering College has been ranked among top 25 innovative higher education private universities/ institutions across India in the ARIIA (Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements) announced by the Ministry of Education, Government of India. ARIIA is an initiative by the Ministry of Education (MoE) which is implemented by AICTE and Ministry’s Innovation Cell, Government of India. The results of ARIIA rankings 2020 have been evaluated based on seven parameters -- budget and funding support, infrastructure and facilities, awareness, promotions, and support for idea generation and innovation, promotion and support for entrepreneurship development, innovative learning methods and courses, intellectual property generation, technology transfer and commercialization and innovation in the governance of the institution.

ITS Engineering College, Greater Noida is a part of ITS –The Education Group which is established upon a rich legacy of two and a half decades, strongly believes in “turning students into job creators instead of job seekers”. The institute has always been instrumental in propelling its engineers towards creativity and innovation. It believes in the philosophy that “Innovative Technocrats Sparkle (ITS)” everywhere. The college has become a center of leading innovations and creativity. It is in sync with the notion that creativity and innovation within a techno-economic perspective is the major driving force behind the sustainability of economic growth and competitive achievements. Some of the major achievements of the college in this direction are as mentioned below-

Navrachna Foundation for Entrepreneurship Development

The college has established Navrachna Foundation for Entrepreneurship Development to empower students, faculty and staff to pursue entrepreneurial achievements to improve people’s lives, drive the economy. It also helps innovators to bridge the gap between inventor and venture capitalist through three different government supported incubation centres - Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC), Business Incubation Centre (BIC) and NewGen IEDC.

ITS Engineering College is the only private institute in whole Uttar Pradesh to receive New Gen Innovation & Entrepreneurship development centre, which focuses on generation and further development of new ideas with financial assistance through Department of Science & Technology. The college has a strong Incubation and Entrepreneurship Development Cell to encourage innovative thinking and development of entrepreneurship spirit amongst the students which is supported by MSME and Department of Science & Technology, Govt of India.

Achievements and Innovations

The College participated in NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge and got selected for best design award. Besides this,it qualified for Smart India Hackathon 2020 final round based on App Development on Food Processing Problem. ITS also bagged a grant of 7 lacs in the Himalyan Start up Trek 2019 for Incubation Support at IIT Mandi. Teams from different branches participated in IIT Roorkee, IIT Delhi, IIT Mandi, IIT Kanpur and achieved 1st and 2nd positions in the different events like Robo-Wars, Robo-Race etc. Besides all these achievements, our team ranked 1st in Grid Tech 2019 competition and awarded Study Visa for Japan. The Institute also received Certificate of Recognition for Effective Practices for Incubation Center by Engineering College in 14th World Education Summit Delhi 2019. The College was conferred with Education Excellence Award on National Summit on Women & Education Empowerment 2020 in the presence of Honourable Minister - Shri Nitin Jairam Gadkari.

Some of our notable innovations include Smart E bike, E Sugarcane Crusher, Juicer Machine, Health Monitoring System Rail Generator, Reception Robot, Low cost Sewage Cleaning Machine, Smart Gardening System, Smart Inhaler, Smart Shopping Trolley, Solar Panel 3 stage cleaning machine, Traffic free ambulance system to name a few.

Our Successful Startups

ITS Engineering College has basked in the success of its start-ups, courtesy the eager to learn technocrats. Some of our successful start-ups include low cost table top portable laser cutting machine which is run without any laptop or computer, pneumatic based rice threshing machine which reduces human fatigue and enhances the quality of threshing, exercise cum pedal powder washing machine that runs without electricity, easy wait app that help patients book the appointments over phone and check their status online using their mobile or computers, animatronics wireless hand – a cost effective technology to handle radioactive elements in nuclear industry, self-adjusting knee ankle foot orthotic calliper, solid agro fertilizer spreading machine, etc.

Pandemic Innovations

Given the worldwide pandemic situations, ITS Engineering College also launched many novel innovations. Some of the notable innovations are Krishna – the multifunctional Covid specific robot that can perform RF ID scanning, auto-thermal scanning, ECG and blood pressure testing and sanitizing unit for 2 meters, rapid currency sanitizing machine that sanitizes the currency at a rate of 200 notes per minutes with effective sanitization using aerosol, elevated temperature and UVC radiation, rapid multipurpose disinfectant that completely sanitizes any file folder, letter and other items in very quick manner in less than 15 seconds.

ITS has innovation culture at heart. It aims to build a sound foundation for research and innovation and enhance creativity in an intellectually stimulating environment amongst its students. It is the sincere efforts of EDC (Entrepreneurship Development Cell) faculty team members and the resilience and passion of our students over the last five years which has resulted in this achievement for the college.

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Contact Information:
Varun Dhawan
social.engg@its.edu.in

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