Abhiyantriki is the annual technical festival of K.J. Somaiya College of Engineering. Started off in 1998 as a stand-alone festival, Abhiyantriki has since then grown exponentially. With the aim of increasing technical awareness amongst students, it has successfully attracted thousands of students from various educational backgrounds and an even greater crowd from technical and engineering institutes all across Maharashtra. With roping in prominent personalities and high profile organizations along with managing various technical events and talks throughout the fest, Abhiyantriki has been victorious in incorporating its core ideology of the spread of technical education and awareness.
Abhiyantriki ‘18 right around the corner, and this time around the gizmos are stronger. Associating with the esteemed Indian Army, Maharashtra State Transport Ministry, BARC and a very first overnight Hackathon, Abhiyantriki this year ‘round shows promise to surpass its predecessors and is going to be an event that y’all wouldn’t want to miss out on.
Having previous synergies with the likes of BARC, ISRO, DRDO, DAE and having hosted prominent personalities such as late Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Abhas Mitra, R. Chidambaram, Hetal Kotak, Saloni Suri, Rohit Suri, and countless others, Abhiyantriki has been a sure shot hit throughout the years.
The college campus is always brimming with excitement and enthusiasm for the countless events that take place during the two-day long festival. With technical councils such as MESA, CSI, Codecell, IEEE, EESA, IETE, SAHAS etc organizing innovative events that make you scratch your brains and ponder over the intricacies and beauty of science and it is because of this cumulative effort by the students that Abhiyantriki has reached the stage where it currently is.
Having multiple expos such as the Auto Expo which showcases various superbikes and sports cars, the Tech Expo, which brings in the science fiction movies to life with interesting tech projects, the Internship Expo, which provides working opportunities to interested students and the Speaker-Panel Sessions to help gain insight into the current tech scenario. With a running footfall of over 15,000 in Abhiyantriki ‘17, it has undergone a steady incline in popularity and reach, and is going to be even grander this year.