SAEINDIA COLLEGIATE CLUB of KIET was incepted in October, 2008. It provides a platform to students for learning and innovating real engineering skills and encourages them to participate in different CDS events.
The journey of SAEINDIA Collegiate Club of KIET started with the participation of Team IMMORTALS of KIET Group of Institutions in BAJA SAEINIDIA 2009. The Team was awarded with the position of first runner up and won a prize money of total 2 lac rupees. In 2009, the team also participated in BAJA SAE Alabama. The team IMMORTALS was the only team from Asia who participated in BAJA SAE Alabama 2009. The year 2013 was the memorable year for the team immortals when the team Immortals won overall 2nd rank in the competition winning a cash prize of Rs.3 lacs. The journey of the club continued with formation of Team INCREDIBLES participating for the first time in the SAENIS Effi-cycle 2010 and won the overall 5th rank in the competition. Soon the team INCREDIBLES added glory to club achievements by securing rank 1 in SAENIS Effi-cycle 2014 and SAENIS Effi-cycle 2016. In the year 2014, the Club extended their participation in another SAE CDS competition named as SUPRA SAEINDIA with the team INVINCIBLES. The team in their very first participation secured overall 4th position in the competition and in the successive year, they secured the overall rank 1 throughout the country adding a feather to its cap. The club not only won prestigious positions nationally but internationally as well. In the year 2019, the students of the club participated in NASA Human Exploration Rover Challenge 2019 for the first time. The team bagged the prestigious AIAA Neil Armstrong Best Design Award making INDIA proud at international level.
The club has brought many laurels to the institutions and students have won prizes worth ₹ 18 lacs till date. The club has also been awarded as Best Collegiate Club in SAE Northern India Section. The club also has a strong alumni networking working in leading automobile industries. At present the club has more than 100 active student members. Besides participation in different CDS events. The Club also organizes workshops, industrial visits, guest lectures for the student members. The students of the club are led by mentor, faculty Mr. Tuhin Srivastava who also happens to hail from KIET Group of Institutions and member of the first team participating in BAJA.
The Various Teams Participating under SAEINDIA COLLEGIATE CLUB of KIET are as follows: