Indian Society for Technical Education

The Indian Society for Technical Educationis a national, professional, non-profit making Society registered under the Societies Registration Act 1860.It was first started in 1941 as the Association of Principals of Technical Institutions (APTI) and converted into "Indian Society for Technical Education" in 1968 with a view to enlarge its activities to advance the cause of technological education.The major objective of the ISTE is to assist and contribute in the production and development of top quality professional engineers and technicians needed by the industries and other organisations.
Being the only national organisation of educators in the field of Engineering and Technology, ISTE effectively contributes in various missions of the Union Government. The Ministry of Human Resource Development, AICTE/DST/MIT/State Govts. are well associated with the ISTE for programmes related to technical education. 

Faculty and student Chapters of ISTE (Indian Society of Technical Education) has been functional in the college for the last two years. ISTE is a professional organization basically comprising of academicians,faculty & students of countrywide engineering colleges. ISTE is primarily setup for promotion of higher studies & technical education and carries out (directly or through its various chapters) the following activities: 

  • Publication of bi – monthly magazine/ newsletter.
  • ISTE / AICTE sponsored courses / seminar on relevant and state – of –the art subjects/ topics through summer/   winter schools / workshops.
  • Holding of annual National Convention of faculty/students.
  • Conduct of national Seminar regarding awards of faculty / students for technical competence /innovation / research   work done etc.
  • Awards of best M.Tech. thesis in various branches of engineering.
  • Best students of each chapter awards, annually.


In 2016-17 ISTE students were actively involved in organizing and coordination of ISTE activities. The ISTE students have organized a workshop on Promotional Activities for Entrepreneurship during the academic year. 

The Student Chapter of Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE) at Ajay Kumar Garg Engineering College, Ghaziabad organized an inter college “ISTE Symposium 15” on 21 Feb 2015. The symposium provided a common platform to engineering students of various streams of the engineering colleges of NCR to think and act towards providing, designing and structuring the various concepts/ideas to make India’s villages situated in coastal areas, hilly terrain and plain land, the real smart ones.

ISTE Student Chapter of AKGEC aims at enlarging its activities to advance the cause of quality technical education in the college. Providing guidance and training to students to develop better learning skills, pleasing personality and industry ready engineering professionals, are the key result areas of the College ISTE Student Chapter. For efficient and result oriented functioning of the society, an interview was conducted to select society coordinators from all the engineering branches of the college on 01 Oct. 2014. The society is presently having 422 members from all the branches of the college. ISTE-AKGEC Student Chapter has been planned to organize a workshop on “MECHATRONICS” in Feb’2016.


ISTE COORDINATORS

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Name

Branch

SHAILENDRA KUMAR SINGH

HEAD COORDINATOR

ME

NRIPENDRA  SINGH

STUDENT SECRETARY

ME

RESHABH CHAUHAN

SENIOR BRANCH COORDINATOR

ME

PRAKSHI PAYAL

SENIOR BRANCH COORDINATOR

ME

AKHIL  AGARWAL

SENIOR BRANCH COORDINATOR

EN

AMIT KUMAR VERMA

SENIOR BRANCH COORDINATOR

EI

ASHISH

SENIOR BRANCH COORDINATOR

ECE

RISHABH GUPTA

SENIOR BRANCH COORDINATOR

EC

KARAN TYAGI

SENIOR BRANCH COORDINATOR

IT