MOU Signed Between Aeronautical Society of India & Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science (Padur) Chennai – A Deemed To Be University.
Since August 1978, a pass in the Section A & Section B of the Associate Membership Examination conducted by The Aeronautical Society of India has been recognised by the Ministry of Education at par with a Bachelor's Degree in Aeronautical Engineering from an Indian University for purpose of recruitment to superior posts and services under the Central Government.
The MHRD - AICTE in 2013 (and beyond), derecognised the equivalence criteria between AESI - Section A & Section B passed candidates, with that of B. Tech degree from an Indian University WEF Feb’ 2018, The Aeronautical Society has also suspended the fresh registrations in Section A.
Salient Features – What does this MOU mean:
Students of Aeronautical Society who have passed Section A & Section B of the Associate Membership Examinations shall now be eligible to pursue a two-semester University module which will include Theory subjects, Practicals & Projects. If the student qualifies in the University Module, the student on the basis of credits mapped from the AeSI Curriculum, will be awarded a University Degree in Aeronautical / Aerospace Engineering by the Hindustan Institute of Technology & Sciences under the University Grants Commission.
The credits mapping from AeSI course structure with that of HITS Aeronautical/ Aerospace graduate program has been duly approved by the Academic Committee of both The Aeronautical Society of India & Hindustan Institute of Technology & Sciences – A Deemed To Be University.
With this announcement, The Aeronautical Society of India can restart the registrations for Section A students, subject to Governing Council decisions.
All The Aeronautical Society of India students who have successfully completed or passed the Section A & Section B of Associate Membership Examination conducted by The Aeronautical Society of India can apply for the AeSI - HITS program.
Desirous candidates who wish to gain a University Degree, may please email to firstname.lastname@example.org