AMIE examinations held at Srinagar
Srinagar: AMIE Summer, 2020 examinations commenced Saturday at The Institution of Engineers (India) J&K State Centre, Church Lane, Sonwarbagh, Srinagar.
Earlier, the summer session would be conducted in the month of June, but due to COVID-19, it could not be held on its scheduled date. Hundreds of beneficiaries from J&K and outside have already availed the opportunity of career advancement through Institution of Engineers and are currently rendering yeomen service in different engineering departments in India and Abroad.
Associate Membership of the Institution of Engineers India (A.M.I.E.) is a certification in engineering awarded by The Institution of Engineers (India) to those who qualify Bachelors Degree in Engineering.
AMIE Certificate can also be achieved by qualifying in the examinations conducted by the IEI. This entails passing Section A, Section B examinations, Project Work and Laboratory Experiments of the Institution. The Government of India has recognized passing of Sections A & B examinations, conducted by The Institution of Engineers (India) as equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree, in the appropriate branch of engineering of the recognized Universities in India, as notified in the Gazette of India, Part 1, Section 1, dated 11, 2006.
Since 1928, AMIE has been deemed equivalent by the Association of Indian Universities and the Union Public Service Commission to Undergraduate Degree in Engineering. The Union Ministry of Human Resource Development, considers AMIE qualification as equivalent to a B.E./B. Tech degree awarded by recognized Indian University. It is also recognized by the Foreign Credential Service of America as equivalent to a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering.
On Saturday, 83 candidates appeared in the examination at IEI J&K State Centre, Srinagar. The examination was supervised by a team of Invigilators headed by Er. Aijaz Ahmed Mir, Associate Professor, National Institute of Technology Srinagar. In order to ensure free and fair examinations, CCTV Cameras were also installed at the Centre. The examination centre was inspected by Er. Aamir Ali Mir, Chairman, IEI J&K State Centre and Er. M. Aaquib Sultana Waheed Deva, Honorary Secretary. The Examination will be held from 10th to 16th October.