The Institution of Engineers(india), started in 1920 and incorporated under Royal Charter in 1935 has accepted Vidya as an Institutional Member.Students' Chapters are also functioning in the college.
The Nano Science and Technology Consortium works to create a platform conducive for the growth, promotion and partnering in the field of Nano Science and Technology taking together industries, academics and government through consultative, advisory and educative processes which will provide growth platform for organizations, academics and governments for harnessing the Nano potential at Global level.
Keeping in mind the interest of the IT professionals & computer users, CSI works towards, making the profession an area of choice amongst all sections of the society. The promotion of Information Technology as a profession is the top priority of CSI today. To fulfill this objective, the CSI regularly organizes conferences, conventions, lectures and gives various awards. And at the same time it also ensures that regular training and skill updating are organised for the IT professionals.
A student branch of the prestigious international organization IEEE is functioning in our college. The members are committed towards improving the quality of life throughout the world through technology; accepting a personal obligation to the engineering profession and the communities they serve. The members can cultivate highest ethical and professional conduct and global prosperity by promoting the engineering process of creating, developing, investigating, sharing and applying knowledge about electrical and information technologies and sciences for the benefit of humanity and the profession. In a function organized by IEEE Vidya Student Chapter, Ms. Caroline Howe, Member Clinton foundation, United States and Ms. Ruchi Jain, Co-ordinator- Indian Youth Climate Network (IYCN), Mumbai participated and addressed the students on 19.03.09. This was a part of an awareness programme on "Green Dream". Impact of human activities on the planet and possible solution to reverse the impact was the topic of discussion. VAST IEEE Student branch
As an important step for achieving excellence in Engineering education, Vidya Academy of Science and Technology (VAST)has established a Research Development and Consultancy Cell in the college. Consultancy work is being taken up utilizing the idle capacity of laboratories and other infrastructure. Extension work will be taken up in a big way to fulfill the social commitment ofthe institution.Students trained in VAST, through their active participation in research and consultancy will be exposed to field problems so that they will be more confident to take up challenging jobs in their career.Involvement in the developmental activities of the country will enable VAST to fulfill its social obligations.The transformation of VAST into a full-fledged Deemed Technological University would be made easier by the successful activities of the Research, Development and Consultancy Cell.