Formulated in 2014 by the third and final year students of the Computer Science and Engineering Department & aided by the esteemed guidance of the faculty members, Tech Knights is the first ever technical club of the college dedicated to providing the talents and expertise of the students a platform from which they can leap forth to new horizons.
‘Tech-Knights’ is not only a club, to be precise, rather it is a conglomeration to give the students a collaborative platform to nurture and conduct creative and inspirational activities.
Tech Knights started out its campaign in the foray of educational curriculum by reviving the Wall Magazine culture – Srishti within the campus. The inauguration was coupled with Deepawali celebrations to mark an auspicious start. Since then a variety of events are been organized, the latest upcoming event being ‘Cognitio’, an inter-institutional quiz and extempore competition on 2nd May 2015.
President:-Prof. Dr. Kapileswar Mishra, Director, School of Engineering & Technology, NSHM Knowledge Campus, Durgapur
Vice-President:- Bijoy Kr. Mondal, In-Charge Department of Computer Science & Engineering.
Advisor:-Subhendu Barat, Asst. Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering.
Tech-knights, the students’ activity group of NSHM School of Engineering and Technology, Durgapur hosted Cognitio 2018 – an intra-college Technical competition on 29-30th October 2018 at the Durgapur Campus.
The event was inaugurated by Director, NSET Dr.Kapileswar Mishra. He addressed all the participants from all departments and inaugurated the exhibition. “Shristi”, the wall magazine of NSET was also released on this occasion by respected Director, NSET. There were various events like Coding contest, Quiz, Online- gaming competition, Tech-Talk, Puzzles for all and an Art & Technical Exhibition.
Carnival of light at NSHM Durgapur
Members of Tech Knights, the technical club of NSHM Durgapur, celebrated Diwali in the campus on 7th November, 2015.
“Enigma: an all-round IQ Test”: In-campus Pele Event organized by “Tech-knights”, the students technical club on 6th October, 2015.
Tech-knights, the students’ activity group of NSHM Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Durgapur hosted Cognitio 2015 – an inter-institution extempore and quiz competition on 2nd May 2015 at the Durgapur Campus. This competition featured schools and colleges from most of the esteemed regions of Durgapur and Asansol, wherein the budding technical aspirants got a chance to test their knowledge and skills against their college-going contemporaries.
The event had two competitions:
- a) Quiz, where 33 teams, each containing 2 students from different schools & colleges, took part. The quiz was conducted by a nationally recognized quizzing personality: Mr. Krishnakant Prasad. The team from Asansol Engineering College won the competition whereas the home team secured the second spot.
- b) Extempore: This event was judged by Prof. Chittaranjan Dutta, Head of the Department, Basic Science, NSHM Knowledge Campus Durgapur and Prof. Ujjaini Sinha Roy, Asst. Professor, Department of English & Humanities, NSHM Knowledge Campus Durgapur. The first position was secured by Tarique Ejaz from NSHM Faculty of Engineering & Technology, followed by Sambit Pal From Asansol Engineering College who secured second position and Sangita Chakraborty from NSHM Business School Durgapur.
Prof. Amitabh Dey, Principal of NSHM School of Hotel Management Durgapur and Prof. Bijay Bhujabal, Principal of NSHM Business School Durgapur graced the occasion as guests of honor, and felicitated the winners by trophies. Prof. Bijoy Kumar Mandal, the vice-president of the club, felicitated the judges and hosted the event on behalf of the entire club.
At the end of the event the baton of management was relayed from the outgoing Tech-Knights members to their successors with a promise to continue the journey of excellence.