Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering & Technology

About

The Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering & Technology was founded in Kalady with the intention of offering value-added technical education that inculcates in the student professional excellence and ethical values. The institution is managed by the Adi Sankara Trust, a registered organisation which has made a name for itself in the field of education. For more than 50 years, the trust has successfully run different types of educational institutions.

The college, which was founded in 2001 and skilfully maintained by the Sringeri Mutt with the benign blessings of His Holiness Sri Sri Bharathi Thirtha Mahaswamiji, is committed to maintaining a proactive approach to ensure the students' holistic development.

Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering & Technology (ASIET) is well ideally situated in a picturesque environment that evokes vivid memories of Jagadguru Adi Shankara's calm presence. It is affiliated to the A P J Abdul Kalam Technological University, approved by the AICTE and offers courses in UG, PG and PhD levels. Four of their streams are NBA accredited (CSE, ECE, EEE & ME) which shows its commitment to quality systems.

ASIET was the first self-financing technical education centre in Kerala to be awarded the ISO 9001: 2008 certification. Located just 5 km from Kochi international airport, it is easily accessible by train (6 Kilometres from the Angamaly railway station) and by road (Just one kilometre from the arterial MC Road) Fifteen batches of B.Tech students have passed out from this temple of education to date and they occupy responsible positions in prestigious organizations in India and abroad.

Besides the Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering and Technology the Trust runs the following educational institutions at Kalady

 Sree Sankara College

 Sree Sarada School (Sainik School)

 Adi Sankara Training College

 Sree Sarada Special School

 DDU Kaushal Kendra

The reigns of the Trust are with Guruseva Dhurina Padmasree Dr. V. R. Gowrishankar, who is the CEO & Administrator of the Sri Sarada Peetham, Sringeri in the Chickmagalur district of Karnataka.  

Sri K. Anand a well-respected advocate is the Managing Trustee, and is fully committed to the overall development of the college. 

A team of highly qualified and dedicated faculty, under the direct supervision of the Principal, KT Subramanian works untiringly for the betterment of students in all respects. With his wide experience in teaching and administration, he sets very high standards for the Institute.

 

Vision

To emerge as a Center of Excellence in Engineering, Technology and Management by imparting quality education, focussing on empowerment and innovation.

Mission
  • Impart quality professional education for total upliftment of the society.
  • Create congenial academic ambience that kindles innovative thinking and research.
  • Mould competent professionals who are socially committed and responsible citizens.
Quality Policy

We are committed to the total upliftment of the society by imparting quality professional education.

We aim at modeling totally competent professionals with ingenuity, adaptability, social commitment and ethical and spiritual values by creating a congenial academic ambience that kindles innovative thinking.

We continually upgrade the Quality Management System through empowerment and involvement.

 

Our History

Adi Shankara Institute of Engineering & Technology was started in the year 2001 with the benign blessings of His Holiness Sri Sri Bharathi Thirtha Mahaswamiji of Sringeri Mutt.The institute strives to provide value added technical education, professional excellence and commitment to society. 

Initially the institute began its function with four undergraduate courses and an intake of 180 students.In 2004, the School of Management studies commenced with an intake of 60 students and offering specialization in Marketing Management, Human Resource Management, Financial Management and International Business. The institute also offers electives in contemporary areas of management studies like business analytics, logistics, entrepreneurship management, digital marketing, marketing management, human resource management, financial management and international business. In 2010, post graduate courses were also begun. 

ASIET leaps forward with highly motivated faculty members who are interested in making significant changes in the educational sector and generating socially responsible professionals. Today, the institution has secured accreditations from several professional agencies like the NBA. Currently students from many foreign countries take courses from Adi Shankara through its course delivery agencies. 

 

Our Mile Stones
2001 On Aug 31 ASIET was established with four B.Tech courses - CSE, IT, EEE & ECE under the affiliation of MG University.
2004
2005
  • Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam then President of India visited the college campus.
  • First Batch of Engineering Rolled out with excellent academic records and placement. with five university ranks.
  • Applied Electronics & Instrumentation & Mechanical Engineering program was launched.
2006 Industry collaboration with Infosys - One of the few Engineering colleges to have a collaboration with Techno giants at that time.
2008 Institute accredited by TCS.
2010
  • Launched M.Tech program in Computer Science & Engineering stream.
  • Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam visits again to inaugurate SHREIS Research Center.
2012
  • Launched M.Tech program - VLSI and Embedded System.
  • Launched M.Tech program - Power System.
2013
  • Launched M.Tech program -  Communication Engineering.
  • Launched B tech program -  Civil Engineering Branch.
2014
  • Google awarded ASIET the Institute Partner.
  • Started Innovation and Entrepreneur Development Cell under Kerala Start-Up Mission.
2015
  • Affiliated to Abdul Kalam Technological University.
  • Launch of APJ Abdul Kalam Innovation award.
2016
  • Launch of  Adishankara Young Scientist Award
2017
2018
  • Award of NBA accreditation for following Programme CSE, ECE, ME, and EEE.
  • Received award for the Best IEDC in the state from State Government.
  • KTU recognized research center.
  • Started Ph.D. courses.
2019
2020
2021
  • In January 2021, Our Institute hosted ASIA'S Largest Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summit (IEDC Summit 2021- the most prestigious event of Kerala Startup Mission).
  • Awarded Best NSS Unit by Government of Kerala (Award Category: Higher Educational Institutions)
  • Launched  new B. Tech Course - Electronics & Biomedical Engineering