Co-curricular activities facilitate in the development of various domains of mind and personality such as intellectual development, social development and moral development and aesthetic development. Co-curricular activities exist at all levels of education. To a great extent, the theoretical knowledge gets strengthened when a relevant co-curricular activity is organized related to the content taught in the classroom. Intellectual aspects of personality are solely accomplished by classroom, while aesthetic development, character building, spiritual growth, moral values, creativity, etc. are supported by co-curricular activities. Sreepathy Institute of Management and Technology, through co-curricular activities tries to give the students a complete education. Co-curricular activities conducted in our college are particularly good at providing opportunities to work in collaboration, to acquire leadership quality and to enhance the ability to take initiation. This will also encourage interpersonal interactions that are good for building a strong society.
SIMAT has given due importance to cultural activities along with academic subjects for the all round development of the students. The Arts festival is conducted by the student’s council annually. The students who win first and second prize in the Arts festival are sent to University level competition. Students are given the chance to test the talents in all the onstage and offstage events included at the University level Arts festival.
Sports play a major role in instilling the values of discipline, self-confidence, responsibility, accountability, sacrifice, and dedications, within the student. These qualities may never be picked up, during the endless hours of classroom coaching, but are sure to bloom on the pitch. SIMAT has a fully developed playground. Sports and athletics competitions are conducted annually. We have a football team and separate trainers for sports and games.
Innovation & Entrepreneurship Development Center (IEDC) was established in Sreepathy Institute of Management And Technology (SIMAT) in 2015. Formerly the club was formed under National Service Scheme (NSS) with an objective to develop an entrepreneurial culture among NSS students. In 2015 it became a seperate center with a financial support from Kerala Start Up Mission (KSUM). The club was also recognized and supported by Directorate of Industry and Commerce, Government of Kerala(DIC, Palakkad).
IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE’s highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE creates an environment where members collaborate on world-changing technologies from computing and sustainable energy systems to aerospace, communications, robotics, healthcare, and more.
The motto of NSS “Not me But You”, reflects the essence of democratic living and upholds the need for selfless service. NSS helps the students to develop respect for other people’s points of view and also show consideration to other living beings. The philosophy of NSS is well reflected in this motto, which underlines the belief that the welfare of an individual is ultimately depended on the holistic of the society and therefore, the NSS volunteers remain committed to the wellbeing of the society. Sreepathy NSS unit conducts various activities aiming to inculcate social responsibilities and ethical values among students. This include Blood donation camp, Residential camp, visits to orphanages, Social Forestry scheme etc,
The Institution of Engineers (India) (IEI) is the national organisation for engineers in India. It started in 1920s and incorporated under Royal Charter in 1935. IEI has over 0.5 million members from 15 engineering disciplines in 99 centers or chapters in India and overseas. It accepted SIMAT as an Institutional member.
The Indian Society for technical education is a National, Professional, Non Profit making Society registered under the Societies Registration Act of 1860. The major objective of ISTE is to assist and contribute in the production and development of top quality professional engineers and technicians. Being the only National organization of educators in the field of Engineering and Technology, ISTE effectively contributes in various missions of the Union Government. The ministry of Human Resource Development (Govt. of India), All India Council for Technological Education (AICTE), Department of Science and Technology (DST) and State Governments are well associated with the ISTE for programmes related to technical education. Our college is an institutional member of ISTE.
The General clubs include Rotaract club which provide an opportunity for young men and women to enhance their knowledge and skills. Music club who learns about and discuss music and music culture of all kinds. It is also intended to try to encourage critical thinking about music, as well as to expand the musical taste and knowledge of its members. Staff club that provides facilities for social, cultural, recreational, and intellectual activities among the teaching and non-teaching staff.
SWAYAM is a programme initiated by Government of India and designed to achieve the three cardinal principles of Education Policy viz., access, equity and quality. The objective of this effort is to take the best teaching learning resources to all, including the most disadvantaged. SWAYAM seeks to bridge the digital divide for students who have hitherto remained untouched by the digital revolution and have not been able to join the mainstream of the knowledge economy.