ASME is an internationally renowned organisation known for setting codes and standards for mechanical devices. It is a not-for-profit membership organization that enables collaboration, knowledge sharing, career enrichment, and skills development across all engineering disciplines, toward a goal of helping the global engineering community develop solutions to benefit lives and livelihoods. ASME has Over 130,000 members in over 150 countries. ASME Standards are used in over 100 countries.
ASME at NIT Patna
The Inauguration ceremony of student chapter of American Society of Mechanical Engineering at NIT Patna was held on 18th April,2013 by Shri Manas Bihari Verma, Hon'ble Chairman, Board of Governors, NIT Patna in the august presence of Prof. Asok De, Director, NIT Patna. The student section thus became the first professional society of its kind to be established at the institute. This student chapter is currently under the strong leadership of Dr. Prakash Chandra as Student Section Advisor and is guided by Honurable Director and HOD Dept. of Mechanical Engg. NIT Patna. Since its inception ASME NIT Patna has organized a number of workshops, college level competitions, guest lectures and industrial visits. The student chapter has performed exceptionally well in various national and international level competition organized by ASME like Human Powered Vehicle Challenge (HPVC), Leadership Training Conference (LTC), Student Professional Development Conference (SPDC) etc. Official website of ASME: https://www.asme.org/