Automeet is the Annual National Level Technical fest organised by the Department of Automobile Engineering, Madras Institute of Technology, Anna University. The event is organised by joining our hands with Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), which priorities and puts forth the motto of producing and developing engineers who are “best in class” and so, this is one of the sought after technical symposium for students from all engineering colleges in India. The event is a pure celebration of automobile engineering and the growth of industry over the years.
The Department of Automobile Engineering at MIT was started in the year 1949 and was offering a 3 year undergraduate programme in Automobile Engineering. On the formation of Anna University in 1978, MIT has become one of the constituent institutions of the university and hence, the department has also become part of department of Anna University offering 4 years B.E course in Automobile Engineering in the whole of India, besides offering M.S (By research) and the Ph.D programmes. Besides the academic activities, the department is dynamically involved in the programmes of “Centre for Automotive Research and Training” (C.A.R.T). The department is currently headed by Dr. G. Devaradjane.