Students at University of Engineering & Management (UEM), Jaipur Excel in Placements

HTCampus Expert updated on : 12 Jan 2017
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Active learning and practical-based learning gives UEM students that extra edge over others to excel in placements.

Placements, UEM

UEM (University of Engineering & Management), Jaipur - in the last few years - has received several accolades for offering excellent placement opportunities to its students. In 2016, plethora of companies visited UEM’s Jaipur campus for recruiting students. This ultimately resulted in an average campus placement of 1 to 2 companies per student.

Prof. Dr. Satyajit Chakrabarti, Vice-Chancellor, UEM Jaipur said, "The students are always engaged in active learning, practical-based learning, which gives them the extra edge over others to excel in placement and any competition locally or globally. Ever since its inception, not a single student of UEM has passed unplaced from our University".

The companies, which visited UEM, Jaipur during its placements season included TCS, Infosys, Cognizant, WIPRO, Capgemini, Tech Mahindra, PWC, Telecom Network Solution (TNS), Victory Metal Finishers, Jumio India Ltd, Francescan Solutions Pvt Ltd, Think & Learn (Byju's Classes App), Ericsson, SAP Labs, ARW, Rothenberger, Lexmark, Abzooba, NRI Fintech, Spinks India Ltd, Collabera Solutions, Adroit Technologies, Sankalp Semiconductors, HRDL, Hind Rectifiers Ltd, iVeda, Era group, LabourNet, Keeves Technologies, Webspider, Netconnect, Grindmaster, Conveyor Ropeways, USTA Infinity, Brandmark Infrastructure, Zamil Infra, Hero Motocorp, Mphasis, J P Research.

The University won the following awards recently:

Best Private University in Rajasthan Award in National Education Excellence Awards
Best Emerging University in Rajasthan Award in Asia Education Summit & Awards, 2016

BAJA SAE Competition

Lately, students of UEM, Jaipur developed a racing car with scrap materials and motorbike engine and have been selected to represent India in the prestigious BAJA SAE competition.

Another UEM student - Akash Dubey, developed his own motorcycle capable of operating also through battery. He along with other teammates of UEM, Jaipur is developing his own car which has been selected for the final round of the International Competition - BAJA SAE

Baja SAE consists of competitions that simulate real-world engineering design projects and their related challenges. Engineering students are tasked to design and build an off-road vehicle that will survive the severe punishment of rough terrain. Each team's goal is to design and build a single-seat, all-terrain, sporting vehicle whose structure contains the driver. The vehicle is to be a prototype for a reliable, maintainable, ergonomic, and economic production vehicle which serves a recreational user market.

IEEE USA

IEEE is the world’s largest technical professional organization dedicated to advancing technology for humanity. The organization announced a new opportunity through a competition - IEEE Maker Project #Competition - for the innovative, creative and curious makers to transform problems into technology solutions. The competition welcomed innovators and tech enthusiasts to battle it out for great prizes and the chance to work with an IEEE membership.

Afaq Ahmed, a 3rd year student of University of Engineering & Management (UEM), Jaipur has become the world champion in the IEEE USA Maker Project. Ahmed developed a gaming console named Amantron.

NPTEL examination

NPTEL stands for National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning which is an initiative by seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) for creating course contents in engineering and science.
UEM Kolkata was ranked No.1 across India for the performances of its students in  NPTEL examinations in September-October cycle.  As many as 4 lakh registrations were received in that cycle. IEM was ranked 4th in India.

Other Achievements:

Students from UEM Jaipur won the first prize at Ethical Hacking championship and Robotics championship at IIT Delhi.

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