About VIT Vellore
VIT University, one of India's premier universities, was established with the aim of providing quality education at par with international standards.
The campus has a cosmopolitan atmosphere with students from all corners of the globe and has over 30,000 students, around 1900 faculty and 1275 staff, with students from 47 countries and from-every state of India.
VIT is consistently ranked among the Top 10 Institutes of India and has the second highest number of research publications in South India.
- VIT – Ranked No.1 private institution for Innovation (ARIIA 2019 Award) -by Govt. of India.
- NIRF, Government of India ranks VIT as one of the best engineering institutions in India three years in a row.
- VIT is the first University in India to get a 4-STAR rating from QS, the international ranking agency.
We at VIT University impart futuristic technical education and instill high patterns of discipline through our dedicated staff, who set global standards, making our students technologically superior and ethically strong, who in turn improve the quality of life of the human race.
The American Society of Civil Engineers represents more than 150,000 members of the civil engineering profession in 177 countries. Through the expertise of its active membership. ASCE is a leading provider of technical and professional conferences and continuing education, the world's largest publisher of civil engineering content, and an authoritative source for codes and standards that protect the public.
ASCE's mission is to deliver essential value to its members, their careers, our partners, and the public... as well as enable...the advancement of technology, encourage and provide the tools for lifelong learning, promote professionalism and the profession..." The Society advocate infrastructure and environmental stewardship. The Society as also seeks to develop and support civil engineer leaders, and an exempt organization in the United States was required to reported its program service accomplishments and related expenses and revenues.
ASCE-VIT, since its inception, has been making it mark in the vast world of VIT clubs and chapters. It won the Best Chapter Award in years 2015 and 2016. It has been consistently organizing greatly informative classroom events on topics such as MS Project, Use of Nanomaterials, Building information modelling, etc. It has a long history of organizing mega successful events for Riviera and Gravitas such as Zenith, Jenna Reloaded, Suspendo, Sumo Wrestling and Zorb Soccer and continues to do so with the same panache.
ASCE-VIT provides a platform for civil engineers, and a way to vicariously be part of the rich co-curricular culture of VIT. Not only does it contribute to ASCE globally with the insights of young scientific minds towards the constantly budding field of civil engineering, but also gives students the opportunity to explore the discipline holistically. This is how symbiotically. ASCE helps provide engineers who can excel theoretically as well as practically.
We, the students of VIT, Vellore believe in inspiring different communities, organizations and individuals of the society. Every year, students from all across the country come together to celebrate the mother branch,” Civil Engineering”. From being called ICES to now as Structura, we have collectively embarked on to the journey of gaining knowledge and expertise and have successfully conducted one of the liveliest events ever in the field of Civil Engineering.
This fest aims at providing a platform for young minds to showcase their talent and to inculcate new skills be it technical or managerial. Comprising of talks and interactive sessions by educational and industrial experts from different specializations, the fest will imbue the participants to reach the pinnacle of their careers and help our branch reach unattained levels of success. This in turn will enable them to outlook conventional practices in the design process of construction and integrate them with the technologies and its applications to produce efficient and effective solutions to civil engineers.
Spread over three days, Structura’19 comprises of nine workshops and two events viz; Green Building Design, Advanced Concrete Technology, CAD-a-THON etc. These altogether aim at a holistic development of every individual present, with a plethora of enthralling sessions to keep everyone keen and intact throughout.
So, in order to make your dreams turn into reality and to fuel your goals with passion in order to achieve new heights, come join us this STRUCTURA from 18th-20th October,2019.