Welcome to the Southern Asia Region

The Southern Asia Region (SAR) provides support to around 7100 members residing in India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Maldives. Over the last six years, SAR has become one of the largest regions internationally. Region is supported by one branch, two groups and country representatives. Student Chapters are functioning in India, Sri Lanka,  Pakistan and Bangladesh. More information will be found in the respective web pages.

Members and prospective members are assisted with their needs and interaction among members is at a high level through AGMs, ordinary meeting, seminars, lectures, industry visits, annual dinners and newsletters.

We work with local branches of UK based engineering institutions and the local institutions. This has raised awareness and the profile of the IMechE. Various events are organized by the Branches and the Groups with details mentioned on their respective pages.

Sri Lanka has its degrees accredited according to Washington Accord. India is in the process of accrediting the degrees at many universities. Pakistan has become an Associate member of the Washington Accord.

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Competition event
    25 August 2018 09:00 to 15:00
    Radisson - Haryana
    Speak Out for Engineering is a competition designed to help develop verbal and visual communication in explaining technical mechanical engineering related subjects. However, if you are already a talented public speaker then the competition is your chance to demonstrate your skill!
    Industry: Other Industries / Sectors
  • Event Type: Committee meeting or AGM
    25 August 2018 15:00 to 18:00
    Radisson - Haryana
    India Branch Committee Member Meeting Q3
    Industry: Other Industries / Sectors
  • Event Type: Workshop
    03 November 2018 09:00 to 04 November 2018 17:00
    GIKI - Swabi
    GIK Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology in collaboration with Department of Science and Technology and IT, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Pakistan is organizing the 1st International Workshop on Reverse Engineering (WRE 2018) on 3rd-4th Nov, 2018.
    Industry: Cross-sector
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