The Inauguration of Mechanical Engineering Association, and Electronics and Communication Engineering Association was done at the hands of Mr. Prabhakar Nagarmunoli, Secretary, Belgaum District Chamber of Commerce & Industries (BDCCI) on 12th January 2022 in Maratha Mandal Engineering College, Belagavi. Mr. Prabhakar said that the industries require skilled engineers. Most importantly General knowledge is very important. Only engineering knowledge will not suffice to compete in the industrial and business environment. He said that in many cases he has seen average score students also doing the best in the industry just because of the ability for lifelong learning. He said that the Industries are ready to support the students for internships and projects and hence develop a good Industry-Institute relationship. Dr. D. G. Kulkarni, Principal, motivated the students to be entrepreneur and encouraged them to start their own business and provide employment to the people. Dr. Suresh Mashyal, Head of Mechanical Engineering welcomed the gathering. Prof. Mani, Head of Electronics and Communication Engineering briefed about objective and various activities conducted under the banner of the associations. The event was coordinated by Prof. A. C. Mattikalli, Prof. A. J. Ghadi and Prof. Sandhya Bevoor and student coordinators Mr. Qazi and Miss. Nikita Kolkar.