Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Manav Rachna International Institute of Research & Studies, Faridabad in association with Mitsubishi Electric India inaugurated Authorized Training Centre at Manav Rachna campus. The Mitsubishi Authorised Training Center was inaugurated by Mr. Vikram Mattoo, GM- Factory Automation Center (FAC) and Dr. Sanjay Srivastava, MD-Manav Rachna Educational Institutions in the august presence of Dr. Naresh Grover, Pro-Vice Chancellor, MRIIRS; Sh. R.K. Arora, Registrar, MRIIRS; Mr. Arwind Kumar, Manager Channel, FAC; Mr. Manoj Gupta, Senior Manager, FAC; Dr. Geeta Nijhawan, Associate Dean, FET, MRIIRS; Dr. Leena Gopinath, Professor and HoD, EEE-FET, MRIIRS; Dr. Anita Khosla, Professor, EEE-FET, MRIIRS, and other dignitaries from Manav Rachna and MEI.With the establishment of Authorized Training Centre, Manav Rachna and MEI aim to conduct Certified Training on the latest automation Products of MEI; training for Industry personnel/Students/academicians from various institutes; enhance the Research & Development Prospects; and enhancing the opportunities for students to develop analytical skills by identifying real problems in Industry and can propose solutions. Addition of New Automation Equipment, Low Voltage Switchgears (LVS Kits) and programmable logic controllers (PLC FX5U Kits) is a unique feature of this training centre.The automation Lab “Factory Automation Lab” supported by Mitsubishi Electric India was also established at Manav Rachna in 2016 to bridge the industry-academia gap. The lab is equipped with the latest programmable logic controllers (iQR set up) being used by the automobiles companies including Honda, Maruti, Daikin etc.