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New Horizon MTS India Student Section Inauguration

Inauguration of  New Horizon College of Engineering Marine Technology Society (MTS) Student Section

Date    : 24th November, 2018
Time    : 11.30 AM
Venue  : Chanakya Hall

MTS is the leading International community of ocean engineers, technologists, policy makers, and educators. It is an interdisciplinary Society having promising future of exploitation of ocean minerals and wealth for future energy needs. World-over, the way the space has been explored by nations, beyond thousands and millions of kms, where as ocean has not been explored even 10-20 km depths! Yet entire, earth surface filled with 70% of Ocean Waters!



Proceedings of Inauguration of MTS

  1. Lighting of the lamp
  2. Welcome Address by Dr.Nisha
  3. Handing over of the MTS Certificate
  4. Introduction on MTS by Athira
  5. Guest Speaker- Dr R.Venkatesan
  6. Guest Speaker- Mr. Nanda Kumar
  7. Guest Speaker-Commodore S Shekar
  8. Vote of Thanks by Leharika

The Inauguration program started with   lighting of lamp  by eminent personalities Dr. R.Venkatesan, Chair MTS India Section, Entrepreneur Mr. Nanda Kumar, Secretary MTS and Commodore Shekhar followed by Dr. Gopala Krishnan, Dean Research and Development, NHCE and Dr. Sanjeev Sharma HoD, ECE.

Dr. Nisha KC R, Professor, Department of ECE has welcomed the gathering. The guest speakers were honored by presenting saplings as a token of appreciation.

Ms. Athira Ajay, Master of Ceremony (MC) gave a brief introduction of MTS to the gathering.

Dr.R.Venkatesan, Chair MTS India Section, lighting the lamp

Entrepreneur Mr. Nanda Kumar, Secretary MTS and Dr.Gopala Krishnan, Dean R& D, NHCE

Dr. Venkatesan, Chair MTS has declared that the MTS New Horizon College of Engineering student chapter opened and it was accepted by Mr. Nanda Kumar, Secretary MTS and Commodore Shekhar.

The MTS NHCE Student Section Certificate was handed over to Dr. Gopala Krishnan, Dean
R& D, NHCE, Dr. Sanjeev Sharma, HoD ECE and Dr.Nisha K C R, MTS branch councilor.

Chairs’ address was given by Dr.Venkatesan, Chair MTS, Scientist G and Program Director Head Ocean Observation Systems, National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT) Ministry of Earth Sciences.

The proud moment was that, NHCE was announced as the 3rd college in India to be associated with Marine Technology Society after NIT-Trichy and SRM University. NHCE is FIRST Engineering College in Karnataka to have MTS Student Chapter.

MTS Executive Committee members handing over MTS NHCE Student Section Certificate

Dr. Sanjeev Sharma, HoD ECE receiving MTS certificate

The program concluded with Vote of Thanks by  Mr. Dennis Vincent Paulraj,5th semester student of ECE.


There were 175 members present in the inauguration program inclusive of faculty members and students from various departments. The inauguration meeting was of great success with lot of involvement of  student members with interactive session and enlightening and inspirational speech by the eminent speakers.



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