SEDS India Logo

SEDS pursues a mission of educating people about the benefits of space, by supporting a network of interested students, by providing an opportunity for members to develop their leadership skills, and inspiring people through our involvement in space-related projects. SEDS believes in a space-faring civilization and that focusing the enthusiasm of young people is the key to our future in space. One of its major objectives is to generate interest and help people in pursuing space oriented careers.

Core

The core organises events and national as well as international conferences for the enrichment of college students. The agendas cover all of astronomical and aeronautical sciences and engineering. Be it black holes, star trails or rocket engineering, nothing is out of our scope. SINC, i.e, SEDS India National Conference is our flagship annual space conclave.

Outreach

The outreach program of SEDS India has been a great success in the affiliated chapters. The main aim of this program is to spread awareness about space among the under privileged childeren in rural India and also an extensive set of events and activities that are designed especially for the childeren residing in orphanages.

Projects

It is the engineering division under SEDS-VIT. It's members and the members of various project groups under SEDS umbrella have worked on projects like Blimp, RC-Flyer, Rubik's cube solver, CanSAT, European Rover Challenge and SpaceX's Hyperloop.

SEDS-VIT PROJECTS BOARD

Captain

Ases Mishra

Captain

Vice Captain

Rakshit Vig

Vice-Captain

Treasurer

Kumar Yash

Treasurer

Management Head

Aarushi Thakral

Management Head

CSE Head

Rohan Chopra

CSE Head

CSE Co-Head

Kaustubh Sakhalkar

CSE Co-Head

Electrical Head

Amit Prasad

Electrical Head

Electrical Co-Head

Sai S. Sameer

Electrical Co-head

Mechanical Head

Akshay Joshi

Mechanical Head

Mechanical Co-Head

Badriveer Thota

Mechanical Co-head

The Entire Team

Ajay Prasad

Ajay Prasad

Pranav Desai

Pranav Naidu

Roshan

Roshan M

Neelesh

Neelesh Katoch

Deveshwar

Deveshwar Laddha

Himanshu

Himanshu Aundhe

Vamsi

Vamsi Raju

Dhruv

Dhruv Vijaypuri

Manu

Manu Sharma

Notable Alumni



Saurabh Nerkar

Saurabh Nerkar

Batch: 2017

Currently interning at Bellatrix Aerospace, an IISc incubated startup, which aims on launch vehicles for nano-satellites and small satellites. He also holds the post of SEDS India At-Large Head. Placed at HSBC Software Corp.

“SEDS projects helped me build every aspect of my personality, it improved my technical skills, gave opportunities to learn, innovate and implement and assisted in improving my social and communication skills.”

Venkatesh S

Venkatesh S

Batch: 2012

Currently in IIIT Hyderabad, doing research in the field of robotics and artificial intelligence.

“The passion I have developed while working in the projects team is giving me the impetus to make VIT proud.”

Stuti Jain

Stuti Jain

Batch: 2017

Embedded Design and Satellite Communication enthusiast.Currently working at Johnson Control India Pvt Ltd.

“SEDS has been my stepping stone for success, Thank You for being a part of my journey in VIT.”

Faisal Kapsi

Faisal Kapsi

Batch: 2017

Working on Drone Project for Architecture & Vision, Bomarzo, Italy and on Metal Air Batteries.

“SEDS projects has given me an opportunity and freedom of thought in field of Innovation in Science & Technology and made the person who I am today.”