I t is necessary to maintain contact with the Alumni of the Institution. This works out beneficial to both. There are instances in the west and also in institutions in India, such as IITs that Alumni are emotionally attached to their Alma matter. The alumni contributed enormous amount of money for college development and institution of chairs in different branches of engineering.
Contact with Alumni will be also helpful for placement of students and for curriculum development. The skills in demand at any moment of time and also near future it can be ascertained from Alumni for necessary follow up action to remove the deficiencies in the system.
ASTI formally installed an executive committee of Alumni Associatation through a meeting of all out going final year students. ASTI also brought out a publication entitled "Sreenidhi Spoorthi" which contains addresses, Telephone numbers and E-mail Ids of all outgoing students.