ABOUT THE COLLEGE
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada(JNTUK) is formed in the year 2008 under Act NO.30 of 2008,Govt.of.AP.University College of Engineering Vizianagaram (UCEV,JNTUK),is one of the constituent Engineering Colleges of this University playing a significant role since 2007 in imparting Technological Education in the state of Andhra Pradesh.JNTUK,UCEV is currently having seven UG programmes (B.Tech) viz. CE,EEE,ECE,CSE,IT,ME and Metallurgical Department and Six PG Programmes.The college is rapidly developing by introducing more UG and PG programmes every year in various branches of engineering. It has acquired good reputation among the University Engineering Colleges of Andhra Pradesh in terms of infrastructure, placements and in providing quality technical education within a short span of time and emerging as one of the premier institutions of Andhra Pradesh.
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
Materials development has always been the backbone of overall growth of society. In view of heavy demand for Metallurgists from various Metallurgical industries like Vizag Steel Plant, Jindal strips, Ferro Alloys Corporation, Hindustan Zinc, TATA STEEL Limited. Synergies, Doo ray Automotives Limited etc., JNTU has introduced the Department of Metallurgical Engineering in the academic year 2011-12.The department has been developing progressively with respect to academics and infrastructure. The department is provided with sophisticated equipment and the faculty members of the department are actively involved in research.The students of the department have been participating in various professional development activities and with their keen interest; the department has started a student chapter of Indian Institute of Metals (IIM),VISAKHAPATNAM CHAPTER
ABOUT THE TECHNICAL SYMPOSIUM (IN ASSOCIATION WITH IIM)
Third National level technical symposium is being decided to be conducted in the view of arranging a platform for students on academic, research and industrial awareness. The Symposium is designed to take up paper & Metallography Contests,paper presentations, poster presentations from aspirants and conduct technical and spot events,.. and treasure hunt on its 1st day.A one day workshop will be conducted on the second day of the symposium which contains invited lectures on the topics listed below