Malla Reddy Engineering College

By Dr. S. Sudhakara Reddy,, Principal | 2018-10-12 12:58:22
Dr. S. Sudhakara Reddy,,Principal Are the present graduate engineers employable?
This question disturbs lot many recruiters as
today just after recruitment, they face the need
for on the job training. Today all the engineering
colleges promise the employability skills but many fail in it
due to inappropriate implementation of the right measures.
Even in this juncture of time, Malla Reddy Engineering
College-Autonomous, Hyderabad witnesses an intemperate
increase in the number of recruiters.
The college started its work towards creating
employability with a slogan, ‘to place all the praise worthy
students before completing their course and make them
globally competitive’. The well-established placement
cell assists students from various disciplines in finding
job opportunities. Apart from regular curriculum, the
students are thoroughly exposed to the latest global market
trends through extension lectures by eminent professional
Dr. S. Sudhakara Reddy,
Principal
A person with rich teaching and industrial experience
for over three decades and as an administrator, he
has been instrumental in acquiring accreditation
status for most of the institutions that he has worked
with. He obtained his B.Tech Degree in Mechanical
Engineering (Production) from Kakatiya University,
Warangal, M.tech Degree in Design and Production
Engineering (Machine Tools) from N I T, Warangal
and M.B.A (Human Resource Management) from Dr.
B.R. Ambedkar Open University, Hyderabad. He has
authored three text books and published 20 technical
papers in national, international conferences
and journals. He is a life member of various
professional bodies.

managers, academicians and other distinguished
personalities. Mock interviews are conducted to develop
confidence levels among students. The placement cell
gauges the demand and supply requirements of the industry
and equips the students accordingly from time to time to
match the needs of the corporate world.
The college is not just indulged in the conventional
mode of teaching; instead it also motivates students towards
creative thinking which makes the recruiters opt for MREC
students more than the other institutes. The placements
for the academic year 2014 – 2015 have yielded 400 offers
for 600 registered students. More than 53 companies
conducted campus recruitment drive and interacted with
the students of B.Tech, M.tech, MBA and MCA across
eight departments. “We were approached by reputed core
companies like Tech Mahindra, IBM, HCL, NTT DATA,
Virtusa, Mphasis, iGate, Cyient, Vijay Electrical, ADP,
MRF, Polaris, Act Group and so on. The highest salary
offered this year is 6 LPA and the average salary is 3.25
LPA,” says Dr Sudhakar Reddy, Principal, MREC. Along
with the inculcation of the employability skill, the college
also motivates students to be good entrepreneurs with
the effective work of the EDC. “The college encourages
students to come up with their business plans and they
are mentored by the real time entrepreneurs and further
the cell plans networking with some of the best funding
agencies and venture capitalists in realizing their dreams,”
adds Dr. Reddy.
The journey of MREC started in the year 2002 under
the chairmanship of Sri Ch. Malla Reddy to provide high
quality technical education especially making it accessible
for the rural engineering aspirants. Now, the college
offers UG courses in CE, ECE, ME, EEE, CSE and
mining Engineering along with 12 pg courses. With the
involvement of right industry academic skill training, the
college is all into creating competent professionals with a
slogan ‘For the right candidate with the right attitude, the
sky is the limit’.