In India, the Engineers’ Day is celebrated on September 15 every year. It is actually the birth anniversary of the great Indian engineer, Mokshagundam Visvesvaraya (also spelled as Vishweshwaraya). Born in 1860, he was a scholar, statesman, and the Diwan of Mysore, and received India’s highest honor Bharat Ratna in 1955.
Do you know who was M Visvesvaraya? If you don’t know about him, let us tell you. He was a civil engineer who graduated from the College of Engineering in Pune. After some years, he became the chief designer of the flood protection system of Hyderabad in Telangana, and chief engineer of the Krishna Raja Sagara Dam in Mysore.
Moreover, he also played an important role in developing a system to protect Visakhapatnam port from sea erosion. In his lifetime, he played a vital role in founding The Mysore Soap Factory, The Mysore Iron & Steel Works in Bhadravathi, The Parasitoide Laboratory, The Sri Jayachamarajendra Polytechnic Institute, The Bangalore Agricultural University, The State Bank of Mysore, The Century Club, Mysore Chambers of Commerce, University Visvesvaraya college of Engineering, Bangalore and many other industrial ventures.
Happy Engineers’ Day Quotes by famous personalities
- Science is about knowing; engineering is about doing. — Henry Petroski, American engineer
- At its heart, engineering is about using science to find creative, practical solutions. It is a noble profession. — Queen Elizabeth II
- Architecture begins where engineering ends. — Walter Gropius, German architect
- Software is a great combination between artistry and engineering. — Bill Gates, Co-founder of Microsoft
Happy Engineering Day Funny Messages & Quotes
- We build the world (Civil Engineer.)
We build the magic world (Comuter Engineer)
We connect the world (Electronics & Communication Engineer.)
We are the powers of world (Electrical Engineer)
We move the world (Mechanical Engineer)
PROUD TO B AN ENGINEER
- 4 yrs
A normal human CANNOT do it.
Those super heroes are called
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- You can be a Doctor and save lives.
You can be a Lawyer and defend lives.
You can be a Soldier and protect lives.
But why to play with others lives?
So we simply became engineers to screw up our own lives.
Happy Engineers Day
- I can write 70 words per minute but I cant read my own handwriting.
I spend more time with my teachers than with my family.
I know the Euler’s theorem but not my shirt size.
I have no life and can prove it mathematically.
I can translate English into binary.
Getting 40 marks out of 100 is a great acheivement for me.
My xerox bills are higher than my mobile bill.
Yes…. I am an Engineering student.
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- Everybody says Engineering is so easy that it is just like walking in a park
But only Engineers know that park is called Jurassic Park
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- Newton Asked How to Write 4 between 5
Pharma student : Good Joke
M.BA. student : Impossible
Engineer student : F(IV )E
Happy Engineers Day buddies
- On the sixth day God understood he cannot do it all, so he created engineers. Happy Engineers day.
- Engineering Fact: We don’t need a girlfriend…our assignments irritates us everyday…that’s enough. Happy Engineers’ Day
- Firstly I would like to thank Google for allowing me to copy and paste and secondly to the Xerox machines. Haapy Engineer’s Day
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