We see a world where computing helps solve tomorrow’s problems – where we use our knowledge and skills to advance the profession and make a positive impact. ACM, the world's largest educational and scientific computing society, delivers resources that advance computing as a science and a profession. ACM provides the computing field's premier Digital Library and serves its members and the computing profession with leading-edge publications, conferences, and career resources. ACM NITK plans and organizes a wide range of events that include technical workshops, guest lectures, online events and various other competitions at NITK, throughout the year.
The computer science interest group is one of the broadest categories of work at NITK ACM with projects in widespread fields including but not limited to Computer Vision, Software Development, Machine Learning and Big DataRead more
Yantrika is a special interest group of ACM-NITK student chapter dedicated to engineering applications in the field of Mechanical, Civil, Chemical and Material Science. The SIG serves as a platform for those interested in shaping their ideas to reality be it in the area of aerospace engineering, robotics, automobile engineering, bio-chemical engineering, structures and materials.Read more
Vidyut is a special interest group of ACM-NITK Student Chapter interested in the broad area of Electronics Engineering.Dealing with Electrical and Electronics Engineering, the purview of Vidyut ranges from Robotics to Power Electronics to Signal Processing to Machine Learning.Read more
Kaaryavarta is a special interest group (SIG) of the ACM-NITK Student Chapter. Its members are people who are passionate about business, finance, and marketing. It has a collaboration with a few startups and regularly holds Knnew_owledge Exchange Programs (KEPs) for sharing of information between members. It also serves as a platform for taking forth new business ideas and out of the box marketing strategies.Read more
Saahitya, the literary Special Interest Group (SIG) under ACM-NITK student chapter, has strived to provide a platform for the literary-oriented and creative minds within the ACM student community and beyond, with the NITK institute. To this end, Saahithya also aims to acquaint students with the in’s and out’s of college life through Cache, and aims to grow on several fronts through the subsequent years.Read more
True to the name, we're a group of media and publicity experts who work towards generating content relevant to the objectives of the club, represent and reflect the club's activities through its various social media handles, and making sure we stay on top of publicity so as to reach out to the crowd for our various and varied events.Read more
Theory, Design & Analysis, Manufacturing and every other technical segment of core engineering you can think of will be put to the test in a week-long event. Each round tests a different ability, and with each task the participants learn to create, improvise, and of course, to jugaad their way through as they race against the clock in this immersive hands-on learning experience.
A 24-hour hackathon to promote development culture and help participants gain first hand experience at working with rigorous deadlines.
A buddy system with one-on-one mentoring to help chapter members interested in competitive coding on their path to various contests, resume tailoring and to initiate conversation and foster bonds between seniors and juniors, both within and outside the club.
Workshops to provide hands-on experience in web VR using A-Frame and Mozilla add-ons development, these sessions are centered at both, promoting open source, and skill development, in association with Mozilla, one of the biggest names in the field of open source software.
A two-day literary extravaganza for book lovers, movie buffs and yes, all the binge watchers out there. This event, through multiple creative and fun rounds, will test your knowledge about the fandoms you’re proudly part of and pit fandoms against one another in a creative battle to see which fandom out there rules them all.
A prime event to get the hands dirty on various design tools. Starting from the root level the participants were encouraged to smoothen up their electronics skills through the progressive rounds and were enhanced to build on through the abstract problem statements which witnessed a firm understanding of the core knowledge improving problem-solving skills and creativity.
ACM Kaaryavarta’s flagship event is one that has gained a lot of traction in the years gone by and is touted as one of the most challenging and fun events of the odd semester. A week-long event rooted in business, marketing, and idea development that tests the contestants on their wit, awareness and business acumen. The participants are put through grueling rounds of Case Studies, Business Plans, and Interviews, leading up to the finale, where one contestant will be conferred the title, ‘The Apprentice’.
Conducted in collaboration with the Web Enthusiasts Club NITK, this event is aimed at aiding everyone in the installation of the favourite OS of the computer science world.
For those of you searching for that endorphin rush one gets after spending time and effort to solve a particularly difficult question, Sanganitra presents Cryptic : where first year participants are put through a series of rounds to test their problem solving and logical reasoning abilities, and a platform where they can showcase their coding skills.
Part of our flagship extravaganza Innovision, Literati is sure to test your knowledge across vast expanses of literature, be it books, movies or TV shows. Keep your quizzing caps handy and get ready to be pushed to the limits of your creativity as you progress through the various rounds in this fun-filled event.
These one on one interview sessions help identify and fill the gaps in your profile as well as improve your coding skills required to tackle company interviews. From tips to improve your resume to problem solving approaches, it makes a candidate fit for the interviewees to go with given their holistic approach to crack the interview.
An event witnessing participation by students across multiple years, the case study contest is designed to enthrall contestants and teach them the right approach to tackle a case study. The event tests each team’s ability to analyse a problem strategically, present their solutions succinctly, and of course, be innovative and improve one’s critical thinking.
An event that delves into the world of all things business and aims to test their acumen in business, strategy, and marketing. We test participants on their ability to think out of the box and communicate in a structured manner. Each contestant is taught the fundamentals of a crucial component of any business - The Business Model Canvas (BMC) after which they pitch their entrepreneurial ideas through a well-thought-out BMC to prove their mettle against the best.
Conducted by seniors who’ve made it to premiere management schools in Europe like INSEAD, it aims to help inform and educate the members of Kaaryavarta about the famed Masters in Management course. This talk helps one understand the kind of profile one should focus on building during their time at NITK that'll help them secure a touted MiM seat before they graduate.
An event conducted in collaboration with E-Cell NITK aims to help business enthusiasts understand the nuances of approaching case-solving interviews and give them a flavor of what they can expect during their placement season. This fun session is packed with useful insights and is highly interactive so be sure to stay alert throughout!
A key component of the interviews in business and management-related roles, guesstimates test your critical thinking and mathematical ability. Practicing guesstimates is crucial before for internships and placements in this domain and such sessions not only expose Kaaryavarta members to such problems but also understand the various ways to approach them.
A wing of Saahitya open to all members and a haven for all the bibliophiles out there, the book houses those who crave the joy of being transported to and immersing themselves in another world while flipping through the pages of many a fictional and non-fiction book. With this discussion platform in place, its members garner a lot of perspectives and learning throughout the year. Getting out from the comfort zone and exploring new perspectives is what it aims to enlighten each member of the club.
What better way to unwind and seek respite from the technical atmosphere of college than an evening filled with humorous anecdotes, funny one liners and of course, peals of laughter? These sessions conducted by Saahitya help bond with other club members, unleash your creative wit and blow off steam on lazy weekends.
What is an interesting way to meet and get to know multiple new people in hardly an hour? The answer is of course, speed dating. Saahitya helps encourage senior-junior bonding by organising this event packed with interesting questions and conversations, one promising to be the beginning of many new friendships.
Ingenium was the flagship event for Vidyut (Electronics Special Interest Group), of the ACM-NITK chapter. It was primarily conducted for the first and second-year students doing their BTech courses, to introduce them to the world of electronics. The event was conducted as a 3-day electrathon (a makeathon for electronics and related fields), from March 8th to 11th. It consisted of 2 rounds and a workshop on the Proteus software. The participants were given one out of three different problem statements, themed on various obstacles due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
An event to test not just your skills at photoshop but also challenge your wit to create funny images and memes. From challenging up your skills to enhancing your creativity it focused on bringing the new and unexplored side of you. Given some simple pictures, it’s up to the imagination of the contestants to make the final product as humorous as possible.