The Metals and Materials Association, IIT Bombay is an organisation of students, faculty, staff and alumni of the Department of Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science.
MMA is a non profit organization. The major objective of MMA is to promote student - faculty interaction by inter/intra-departmental activities and events and to work together for elevating and propagating awareness in field of metallurgical engineering through a wide spectrum of activities and events. The Association aims to further increase the high level interaction existing among the students, the faculty members and researchers working in the field.
The head of department of Metallurgical Engineering & Materials Science is the president of MMA. Presently, Prof. N.N Viswanathan is the president of MMA. Prof. A. R. Bhattacharyya, Prof. Prita Pant and Prof. M.P. Gururajan are the other members of executive committee. Prof. M.P. Gururajan is the treasurer of MMA. It also has four student representatives, Mr.Abhinandan Kumar Nikhil (Dept. General Secretary),Mr.Navneet Acharya (General Secretary) and Mr.Akash Arya (Joint Secretary-PG) and Mr.Rahul Chaudhary (Joint Secretary-UG).
All the students, faculties of Metallurgical Engineering & Materials Science department are the members of MMA. Current strength of students and faculties are 750 and 35 respectively. The membership fee of Rs 1000 is paid by every student. This fee is the one-time payment and is collected just after they enter the institute.
Events that we organise are Fresher’s Night, Kurta Day, Department Picnic, Department Sports, Formal Day, Movie Show, Informal Get Together, Valedictory Function.