Welcome to the Southern Asia Region

The Southern Asia Region provides support to around 6600 members residing in India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal and Maldives. 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, 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 and Pakistan have their degrees accredited according to Washington Accord. India is in the process of accrediting the degrees at many universities.

Sam Perera CEng FIMechE
IMechE South Asia Region

Current and Future Events

Please click the event heading for further information.
  • Event Type: Technical visit
    17 December 2016 10:30 to 13:30
    Diesel Locomotive Shed - Delhi
    Diesel Locomotive Shed Tughlakabad is one of the largest locomotive maintenance sheds of Indian Railways undertaking preventive and corrective maintenance repair to HHP (High Horsepower) diesel locomotives and to ALCO class locomotives.
    Industry: Railway
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