The college through Research and Consultancy Centre aims to align its mission, vision with the national priorities. The Research Centre has clear policies, processes and procedures to manage the research activities. The research and consultancy centre reflect the college's commitment towards contributing to the development of a sustainable, global society and enhanced teaching and research experience. MEC’s research strategic goals schemes, policies and procedures are in place to enhance the well-designed research management process. The institutional research strategic goal and the 2015 – 2020 KPIs have been framed to guide institutional research and scholarly activities.

MEC has successfully organized series of national and international conferences on key research themes. The two recent national MEC conferences (Year 2013 & 2015) and the 3 international conferences (Year 2011, 2014 &2016) under the highly acclaimed technical sponsorship of Elsevier and IEEE were organized aligned with the dynamic industrial and academic needs. The researcher participation (national and international) in these conferences has increased by 195% through the year 2011 to 2016. The Research Data report published in the year 2015 highlights the research track records from the academic year 2011 to 2015.