About the Department:
The Department of Training and Placement of BNMIT is an active centre throbbing with various activities all through the year. The institute has complete infrastructure for effective functioning of the department.
A well organized Placement Department is working with a fulltime Director who continuously monitors the employment potentials and arranges the campus placements for the students. The faculty and student coordinators from all the departments also support the smooth running of the placement process.
About Head of the Department:
Dr. Saritha Chakrasali is currently the Head of the department of Training & Placement, and also professor in Department of Information Science & Engineering, BNMIT. She has obtained her bachelors from Bangalore University, India, masters from AAIDU, India and Ph. D from Madurai Kamraj University, India. She has 17 years experience in Teaching and 11 years of experience in Research. To her credit, she has 18 publications in reputed International/ National journals and conferences. She had delivered a talk in a workshop on Basic & advanced algorithms conducted by ACE Hackers at Wipro digital, Bangalore. She was also a chairperson of the Technical session in International conference on Fluid Dynamics and its Applications organized at BNMIT. Dr. Saritha Chakrasali have attended 24 workshops in and out of the college and has organized various workshops and a conference at BNMIT. She is also a life time member of ISTE and member of CSI. Her area of expertise is Image Processing. Presently, she is guiding one Ph.D student.
•Final year project titled “Computed Tomography Images: 2D to 3D reconstruction and Visualization”. Members: Namrata Pratap Simha, Vishwas Manohar, Sudarshan Suresh M. and Dheeraj D. Bhat, under her guidance was awarded the best project among the final year projects of ISE department 2016.
•Awarded a letter of appreciation for scoring more than 90% in the self appraisal for the academic year 2013-14, on 5th September, 2015.
•Final year project batch under her guidance was selected for KSCST Student Project Programme 2014-15 and participated in KSCST Seminar (38th series) at Sahyadri College of Engineering & Mgt. , Mangalore(20-21st August2015), Title” Computed Tomography Images: 2D to 3D reconstruction and Visualization”. Members: Selvi Revathi, Deepthi S.M., Akila Nayak.
•The project group guided by her received certificate for participating in the RUSI Award Programme for the project “Medical Image Registration & Fusion using Contourlet Transform” (Aparna BV, Akshatha, Sathyasri Dinthi & Nupur Jain) – held on 2nd May 2015 at KASSIA by Rotary Bangalore Udyog.
•Both the Final year project batches under her guidance in 2013 were selected for the third edition of JED-I, in which a total of 175 projects were registered from 20 states. Out of this only 66 were shortlisted for the finals. One of the batches with Sukriti Sharma, Apurva V.S and Vidya Meenakshi .K have won the Best Project Award in the computing division for the project “Traffic Density Estimation using SVM Classifier” at IISc which included a cash prize of Rs 75,000/-, 2013.
•She has eceived the Certificate of Commendation from Karnataka State Council for Science & Technology, IISc, 1994-95.
•She has received Merit Certificate in recognition of the high position secured in the list of meritorious candidates qualifying for awards from Govt. of Karnataka, National Scholarship Scheme, 1989.