India’s 2nd and South India’s 1st Techfest

17 Successful Editions

15 Lakh+ College & 5 Lakh+ School Student participation

Footfall of 10,000+ participants(Students and Professionals)

60+ diverse Events

10 Lakh+ unique website hits

22,000+ Facebook Followers

Online participation from all 29 states

International participation for online events

Govt. Model Engineering College

Govt. Model Engineering College (MEC), Kochi is one of the premier institutes in India that focuses on quality, exposure and excellence. It has set the bar in the engineering domain for the past 27 years of its existence and witnesses consistent placements from big names in the corporate world. The institution is ranked 36th among the top engineering colleges in India by Outlook magazine, 4th best in terms of industrial interaction by MINT and 5th in terms of return on investment in the country by Outlook India.


Excel is the annual national level techno-managerial fest of Govt. Model Engineering College. Conceived in 2001 by the students, Excel has grown exponentially playing host to the largest crowd of college and school-going students. Excel hosts technical, managerial and general events, scheduled over 3-action packed days. Apart from a series of high profile events like IBeTo (Innovations for a Better Tomorrow), Untitled and .ISSUE!, Excel conducts online competitions, workshops, talks and seminars, video conferences, exhibitions and pro shows. Excel also provides a platform for reputed companies to harness the skills and abilities of the brightest minds in the state.

Innovations for a Better Tomorrow

IBeTo or “Innovations for a Better Tomorrow” the flagship of Excel aimed at bridging the gap between social relevance and technical innovation.

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Excel Services

Excel Services is a new initiative being introduced as a part of Excel 2017 to increase the hands-on experience and corporate exposure of the students. Companies, who have a project at hand (preferably technical), can approach Excel Services at any point of time in the year. The aim is to have the students work on it alongside academics. With Excel Services, the combined brainpower and creativity of 400+ students across all years would be utilized to provide a complete package for companies to solve any creative or technical roadblocks being faced in their ongoing projects.

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Industry Connect Manager
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Excel 2016

Excel Title Sponsor
Sapient Nitro

IBeto Title sponsor
Kerala Finance Corporation

Previous Associates and Sponsors


S. Kedarnath Shenoy

Director, Naval Physical and Oceanographic Laboratory

"MEC grew from humble beginnings to a much acclaimed institution within the state and outside."

Dr. S. Ramakrishnan

Director, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre 2013 -2014

"From the first encounter with coordinators till the conclusion it was a marvellous experience."

Kris Gopalakrishnan

Co-founder of Infosys

"Well organized. Enthusiastic Students and Faculty"

Santosh Hegde

Former Supreme Court Justice

"Great opportunity for me to reach students"

Hibi Eden


"These are the thing that we find rarely in our colleges"

Harish Vasudevan


"A very good event conducted by a very truthfully committed youth."

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