AeroMIT is MAHE’s official aeromodelling team that designs and fabricates aerial vehicles of various types for research and competitive applications.
Our project was founded in 2009 and is a now a team of over 20 interdisciplinary undergraduate students of MIT, Manipal.
Over the years, we have carried out extensive research and analysis and have had many significant achievements. Some of the projects we have completed in the past are Autonomous Flights, High Payload Flights and Object and Image Recognition.
We participate every year in the SAE Aero Design competition held annually in the USA and also in various national level competitions. We have been consistently performing well across the competitions we have taken part in, winning many accolades in the process. We achieved an Overall World Rank of 7 while also attaining World Rank 1 in Design Report and World Rank 3 in the Oral Presentation at the SAE Aero Design East 2018. We also achieved a World Rank of 4 and 5 in the 2017 and 2016 editions respectively.
We have also represented our college at many national competitions like IIT Bombay, NIT Calicut and NIT Surathkal, securing various podium finishes. Due to our consistent performances through the years, AeroMIT has never been short of media recognition, featuring in several national and regional newspapers.