Celebrating Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya's Birth Anniversary.
Engineer's Day in India is celebrated on 15th Sept, the birthday of the visionary engineer and statesman, Sir M. Visvesvaraya.
The Bharat Ratan - Sir Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya
Sir M. Visvesvaraya was honored with the Bharat Ratna, India's highest civilian award, in 1955 for his outstanding contributions to engineering and nation-building.
KRS Dam - The Engineering Marvel
He was a pioneer in economic planning, contributing to India's economic and industrial development during the pre-independence era. He played a crucial role in designing the KRS Dam - The Engineering Marvel, ensuring irrigation and drinking water for Mysore.
Engineers of India
Indian engineers have excelled in various fields, from space exploration to IT, civil engineering, and environmental solutions. They have been at the forefront of fostering innovation and nurturing the growth of startups across the nation.
Breaking Barriers - Women as Engineers
Today, we also celebrate the achievements of women engineers who have made their mark in the field, breaking barriers and inspiring future generations.
India has the largest number of Engineers and Engineering Institutes in the world.
India boasts a robust network of engineering institutions, producing 15 lakh skilled engineering graduates each year, as of 2021.
Happy Engineer's Day!
Let's remember the ongoing challenges in sustainability, infrastructure, clean energy, and smart cities that engineers are working to address. Thank you to all the engineers for your dedication and contributions to shaping a better future!