Students are encouraged to join and actively participate in various clubs and activities. Apart from organisations of various departments, there are also social service clubs like NSS, TREE and entrepreneurship clubs to boost their skills.
The arts club is very active and provides a big platform to expose all the talents and give equal opportunities to all the students to bring up their skills in every creative perspective. Apart from the college arts fest, there is a lot of inter-college events in which the college has actively participated and won. The club is responsible for organizing all the arts events and the annual arts in our college.
Govt. Model Engineering College has an excellent physical education department under the guidance of Mr Johnson Phillip. The sports club of Model Engineering College is engaged in the training of the college team for various inter-collegiate events. The sports club conducts various sports and games events every year in the college. The intra-college leagues for games like football, basketball, volleyball, throw ball, chess, cricket and annual sports meet are the main events. El-Juego, the Inter-college Football League attracts participants from all over the state.
Excel is the annual techno-managerial fest of MEC conducted in association with IEEE. Driven by the motto INSPIRE.INNOVATE.ENGINEER, it aims at providing a platform for students to test and showcase their technical prowess against the best in the nation. Within a decade, Excel has risen to become one of the most eagerly anticipated events each year.
The symposium, conducted over a period of three days includes both online and on site competitions, workshops, talks and seminars, video conferences, exhibitions and pro shows. Since its inception in 2001, 15 editions have been successfully organized. Every year our students come up with technological innovations that tend to benefit and make a good impact on society.
The capital required to run the event is raised through sponsorships. Grants from IEEE and funding provided by the college also play a significant part. Exhibition stalls are put up, competitions are held, headed by each of the branches. The subsequent editions of Excel witnesses inclusion of a large number of events which test the knowledge and skills of the participants in technical as well as non-technical streams.