PES University, EC Campus

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People's Education Society University, Electronic City Campus
Former names
PES School of Engineering, PES Institute of Technology
MottoExcellence, Service and Perseverance
TypePrivate
Established2005[1]
DirectorDr. J. Surya Prasad
CEOProf. Jawahar Doreswamy
Location, ,
12°51′42.23″N 77°39′52.27″E / 12.8617306°N 77.6645194°E / 12.8617306; 77.6645194
AffiliationsAICTE
Websitepesitsouth.pes.edu

People's Education Society University, Electronic City Campus or PES University, EC Campus (formerly P.E.S. Institute of Technology, Bangalore South Campus / PESIT, South and PES School of Engineering / PESSE) is a private co-educational engineering college on Hosur Road, Near Electronic City, Bangalore, India.[2] PESU EC Campus was established in 2005 and is affiliated to the VTU, Belgaum and is accredited by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). As per August 2018 , the name of the college has been changed to PES University , Electronic city campus as has it has got it's University Status

History[edit]

PES University, Electronic city Campus formerly known as PESIT South Campus is managed by the People's Education Society (PES), which was founded in 1972, in a rented gymnasium in Bangalore, with around 40 students. P.E.S. currently manages over 45 educational programs in Karnataka and neighboring Andhra Pradesh focused on four main educational areas: Engineering, Medicine, Management and Life Sciences. [3] PESIT South Campus, is the most recent addition to the PES family of educational institutions and received AICTE approval in 2005.

Campus[edit]

PES University is located on the Hosur Road and is about a kilometer from Electronic City. Located in the IT capital 7 India-Bangalore, PESIT South is the first academic campus on the IT Corridor of Bangalore City located around tech companies like Wipro, Infosys, HCL, Schneider, etc. The Campus is located adjacent to the NICE Ring Road exit and is located 8 kilometers from the Silk Board Junction.

In terms of the facilities within the campus, it has a lush green Cricket ground and Football ground while entering the campus. It's a 1 kilometer walk from the college main gate to the main campus building along with a multi-departmental single complex, educational and training wing of Azim Premji, Boys Hostel, Basketball Courts and various eat out places and greenery within the campus.

Academic profile[edit]

Admission criteria[edit]

PES University, Electronic city Campus admits students to undergraduate courses on basis of their merit in the Karnataka CET or through PESSAT-ALL INDIA Examination undergraduate test. Students are also admitted through a management quota, which does not place any merit requirements. There is a lateral entry scheme in place, by which students holding diploma degrees can enter directly to the second year of study in engineering. Students, upon graduating, receive a Bachelor of Technology degree.

Undergraduate programs[edit]

PES university,Electronic city Campus offers full-time, four-year undergraduate (Bachelor of Technology) programs in the following disciplines:

Graduate programs[edit]

PES university,Electronic city Campus offers postgraduate programs in the following disciplines:

Research Center departments[edit]

[4] The following Research Center Departments of the college are recognised by the Visvesvaraya Technological University:

Events[edit]

The following events are conducted by PESIT-BSC annually:

  • Maaya (College Fest)
  • inGenius
  • TEDxPESITBSC
  • Activity Day
  • Esperenza(MCA Fest)
  • Kludge
  • Hackathon
  • IEEE Event -KALPANA

Clubs[edit]

TEAM ENIGMA - SAE INDIA Club for design and fabrication of vehicles for participating in SAE BAJA and FORMULA SAE competitions.

Aero PESIT-BSC[edit]

Aero-PESITBSC, the Aero Design Club at PESIT-BSC design, fabricate, and test micro unmanned aerial vehicles. Team Avions is a subgroup of Aero-PESITBSC that officially represents PESIT-BSC at various national and international aero-desin competitions.

They participated for the first time in SAE Aerodesign East 2013 (Micro Class) held at Fortworth, Texas and was placed 14th overall.[5] More recently, Team Avions was placed second overall SAE Aerodesign West 2014 (Micro class).[6]

Azim Premji University[edit]

Pixel Park Block

The PESIT South Campus also houses an interim campus of the Azim Premji University located in the Pixel Park block.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About us". PESIT South Campus, Bangalore. Archived from the original on 2 September 2011.
  2. ^ "PES institutions post 1000 plus placements". The Hindu. 5 February 2011. Retrieved 25 June 2011.
  3. ^ "PESIT students outshine in Sweden-India Nobel Memorial Quiz". Thisweekbangalore. 14 September 2011. Retrieved 28 October 2011.
  4. ^ "Research Departments" (PDF). VTU, Belgaum. Archived from the original (PDF) on 23 October 2013.
  5. ^ "2013 Micro Class Results - East - SAE Aero Design Series".
  6. ^ "SAE Aero Design 2014 Overall Results" (PDF).