IUBAT Decepticons, a robotics team from the Mechanical Engineering Department of IUBAT participated in the Techfest 2017-18 organized by the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Bombay, India. The team, the only one from Bangladesh, competed in this international event and won the 4th position out of 77 international teams.
Earlier, IUBAT Decepticons had participated in “Crane-O-Mania” and stood 1st nationally. Crane-O-Mania was organized by the ICT ministry of the Government of Bangladesh. Five students from the Mechanical Engineering Department were involved in this innovation project of building a crane without any screws or fasteners. They are Mostahid Ahmed, Rubayet Ahmed, Mashrur Alam, Md. Ashraf Ali and Mostafizur Rahman Khan.
The news is also available online at The Daily Star newspaper page: