The college has a well organized N.S.S. unit. This is an Institution - Society interface.
The unit organizes NSS programmes like blood donation camps, cleanliness drive, drinking water supply to commuters during summer months, plantation work, etc. In addition to this students participate social in service through village level camps. DRIEMS has adopted a tribal village named Anjua in Tangi-Choudwar Block for social uplift. The NSS wing organizes First-Aid-Training Camp for the students. Besides the N.S.S. wing looks after an orphanage in Choudwar. Students may contact the Programme Officer, N.S.S., DRIEMS to enroll themselves as members of the N.S.S. unit. The detailed rules for participation in these events can be ascertained from the Dean (Student Welfare).
ii) Athletic Society
Sports and Athletic programmes are very much integral part of education. Keeping this in mind DRIEMS has an Athletic Society headed by a Faculty member. Annual Sports is organized by the society in consultation with Director (sports) of DRIEMS.
iii) Literary Society
DRIEMS brings out annual departmental magazines with articles contributed by students and faculty members. The faculty members and students manage the editorial and publication work. Further DRIEMS brings out a bulletin titled Newsletter in January and August. Literary competition, debates etc. are conducted by the society.
iv ) Ramis Club
Under the guidance of dedicated faculty members, students of Computer Science department run a Student Chapter of Computer Society of India ( CSI ) at DRIEMS with members from all branches. There is a Robotic and Machine Intelligence Society Club ( RAMIS Club ) – an organization of creative student members of CSI where they meet periodically to organize seminars, symposium and guest lectures for the benefit of students .This chapter got the Best Student Branch Award for the Year 2007-08.
v) DRIESEL(DRIEMS Society for Electronics)
The department of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering has a student chapter of the Professional Society IETE ( Institute of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering) named IETE Student Forum (ISF Chapter) and a student society named DRIESEL (DRIEMS Society for Electronics). These societies are completely of the students, for the students and run by the students to improve leadership and organizing abilities of the students. They inculcate competitive spirit among the students by organizing technical quiz, techfest, seminars and workshop at regular intervals.
vi) ISTE CHAPTER
A chapter of the Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE) is functioning in DRIEMS since 2007. This is a devoted body for the development of quality of technical education throughout the country, with its head office in New Delhi . It organizes technical Seminars and Workshops at regular intervals with main focus on development of communication skill, continuing education programmes and cirruculum development. The ISTE Chapter of DRIEMS received best chapter ISTE Awards from Odisha Section in 2001 and 2003, respectively.
A Student's Chapter is also separately running in our college which organizes regularly Group Discussions, preparations for facing the interviews and quizzes in technical and general field; etc.