SJEC students’ wins Robowar National Championship Award at IIT – Madras

Jan 23, 2016

Shreedhara HY, Vikas, Venkatesh Mayya, and Vignesh Kamath; third year students of the Mechanical Engineering Department at St Joseph Engineering College – Vamanjoor, Mangaluru have won the Championship Award and a Cash Prize of Rs 40,000/- at the National Level Robowar Competition Shaastra Robowars held at IIT - Madras in Robowars category 23rd to 26th January 2016. The design and fabrication of the Robot is supervised by Mr Anil Melwyn Rego, Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

The same group of students, under the leadership of Shreedhara HY, have won many Robowar Competitions held in the last two years, in and around Mangalore, including the Robowars held at NITK - Surathkal, MIT - Manipal, and Malnad College of Engineering – Hassan.

The Department of Mechanical Engineering under Dr Sudheer M, Head of the Department, have encouraged the students to showcase their potential and creativity. The Robot has been completely designed, fabricated and tested by the students, using the in-house facilities available in the Department.

SJEC Management, along with Department of Mechanical Engineering, wholeheartedly congratulate the Students on their wonderful achievements and wishes them the very best in their future endeavors.