ENGINEERS’ DAY- 2016
September 15 is celebrated every year in India as Engineer’s Day to commemorate the birthday of the legendary engineer Sir M. Visvesvaraya (1860-1962).
The KSEBEA observes the Engineers day every year. This is celebrated throughout the state through all our units.
Er. Mokshagundam Vishveshwariah, (popularly known as Sir MV)was a notable Indian engineer, scholar, statesman and the Diwan of Mysore during 1912 to 1918. He was a recipient of the Indian Republic’s highest honour, the Bharat Ratna, in 1955. He was knighted as a Commander of the British Indian Empire by King George V for his myriad contributions to the public good. Every year, 15 September is celebrated as Engineer’s Day in India in his memory. He is held in high regard as a pre-eminent engineer of India. He was the chief designer of the flood protection system for the city of Hyderabad, now capital city of Andhra Pradesh, as well as the chief engineer responsible for the construction of the Krishna Raja Sagara dam in Mysore. He was born in Muddenahalli in Karnataka state.
people by the year 2022. The five sectors, which are identified with the expectation to create majority of employment are infrastructure, auto, building and construction,textiles and transportation. Now, like other employment sectors, shortage of required skills is one of the major constraints for the pass out engineering cadre for continuing growth of Indian economy. Different employer surveys addressed this knowledge gap and emphasize upon analysis and development of the classified skills for improved productivity In manufacturing, IT, infrastructure, power sector, engineers play a crucial role. In different real life situations, there arises unmet demand of skilled manpower. Different national and international bodies have carried out survey and analysis
Courtesy: THE INSTITUTION OF ENGINEERS(INDIA) https://www.ieindia.org/