MIET has achieved the unique distinction of setting up of the first and the only Bentley's BIM Advancement Lab in the state of J&K. The BIM Advancement Lab was inaugurated by Mr. Vinayak Trivedi, Vice President, and Global Head, Bentley on 23th November, 2017. The Bentley BIM Advancement Lab is the first and only industry-driven center of excellence in civil engineering in the state of J&K and among the first few in North India. It will provide access and training to students and faculty members to over 50 world-class software products from the Bentley stable including the famed STAADPro, MxRoad, AECOSim, and MicroStation among others. These software packages have been used in the design and development of world-renowned infrastructure projects from the world’s largest malls in Dubai to the Jammu-Udhampur highway.