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 run and managed completely by the students which improve their leadership and organizing abilities. They inculcate competitive spirit among the students by organizing technical quiz, tech fest, seminars and workshop at regular intervals.
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.
DRIEMS brings out annual departmental e-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 Newsletter in January and August. Besides, it publishes weekly e-news bulletin which is uploaded to DRIEMS website.
Sports and Athletic programmes are an integral part of education. Keeping this in mind DRIEMS has an Athletic Society. Students and faculty members actively participate in various events including Annual Sports.
DRIEMS has an NCC wing in which students under the guidance of Defence Personnel (NCC) get an opportunity for this national-level training.
An Entrepreneurship Develop Cell established with grant from AICTE grooms the students with various aspects of Entrepreneurship Development. Eminent professionals from Industry, MSME, DICs, DEI, financial institutes train our student to consider self-employment through their own industries.