- The faculty members are holding honorary positions in professional societies like ISTE, QCFI, Indian Institution of Industrial Engineering (IIIE), Operational Research Society of India (ORSI), Indian Institute of Materials Management (IIMM), Society of Indian Value Management (SIVAM), National Institution of Quality and Reliability (NIQR). This provides an opportunity for faculty members to continuously interact with Professionals.
- Faculty members of the department are participating in Edusat Program conducted by VTU. Topics covered in the program are Reliability Engineering and Quality Assurance.
- The Department houses a Professional Association of Students. InDustrial Engineering Association (IDEA), aimed at enhancing overall personality of students through orgainsing Seminars, Workshops, Industrial visits, In-Plant Training, Group discussions, Annual Fest "8th Mile". This Association is managed by students with the support of the faculty of the department. Technical, Managerial, sports and Cultural activies are conducted through IDEA.
- "R V Humane?" is an initiative of under IDEA, started by students with the support of faculty memebers. It is the contribution of like-minded people, having a common vision towards facilitating the underprivileged part of society with “A sense of humanity restored to the human population.” This initiative deals with recognizing problem factors in the society and to developing projects to solve the same. The two such social upliftment projects undertaken and completed by R V Humnane are as follows;
|Amritha Vidya”, R V Humane’s first project dealt with “Education for All”. The Project Approach-1 of Amritha Vidya catered to the orphans located at “True Light International India Trust-Trust for the Orphaned and Home for the Aged”, Ullal Upanagar, Vishweshwarayya Layout, Bengaluru - 560110|
|“Gyan”, A project of R V Humane, caters to a selected set of classes or grades in terms of coaching, mentoring and counseling them for their secondary board examinations and other evaluations and tests for the orphans located at “NELE”. The project also encompass organizing cultural events, awareness programs and other similar functions for the benefit of the students.|