While securing a good job is important after completing education, the industries looks for skilled human resources. Although, a number of institutes claim that they provide the best of facilities to nurture the young generation, only a few genuinely excel in being the ultimate facilitators. In a short span of time since its inception, ACS College of Engineering has proved to be one of the best in this scenario. "We offer under graduate, post graduate programs and doctoral studies. In the course duration, in addition to the regular academic work the individual capabilities of the students are identified through technical competitions like code debugging, typing master, web applications and competency in programming skills and many more," says Sri. A.C Shanmugam , Chairman, ACS College of Engineering.ACS College of Engineering has made a success record of over 80 percent in placements with students being offered yearly emolument of Rs 3.6 LPA.
The institute focuses on skilling students with a number of certifications such as CCNA ' Certification, OCP ' Oracle Certification and Red hat Linux Certifications, which are considered an important aspect of an employee's skills. Therefore, relationship with the industry is specially kept in mind to invite opportunities, which could harness them into the students. Apart from a number of MoUs and collaborations, industrial visits are frequently organized upon request raised by the various departments. The industry offers technological training support to the students, staff and the HR and Project Team leaders render the valuable suggestions so that students are benefitted from preparing resume and confidence to face the placement drives.
Adding value to their quality education, the institute believes in having a strong group of faculty members who could offer their expertise to the students. The ACS College of Engineering is NAAC " A " Grade accredited, ISO 9001 : 2008 certified, Prestigious NBA accredited and HLACT ( UK ) certified institution. It has an elaborate arrangement for student support and mentoring. "For every 20 students, one faculty member is appointed as faculty advisor. The progress of the students in academics, co-curricular and extracurricular activities are guided, counselled and monitored by the faculty advisors. Faculty advisors help and support students in all aspects throughout their academic program," adds Dr. Murali, Principal, ACSCE. The faculty advisors counsel the needy students and based on the interest of the students, they guide them in choosing the elective courses, preparation for competitive examination, and planning for higher studies.
At ACS College of Engineering, programs such as soft skill training, aptitude training, group discussion and mock-interview sessions are conducted to the students as pre-placement activities. Individual department placement coordinators and the placement and training department of the institute jointly organize on-campus personality development programs to the benefit of the students. So far, ACS College of Engineering has made a success record of over 80 percent in placements with students being offered yearly emolument of Rs. 3.6 LPA.
Reaching their goal year by year, ACS College of Engineering strengthens its roots with research activities. Innovative Schemes are introduced to encourage quality research and to increase the number of research publications among faculty members. The research culture is further encouraged through a productive ambience wherein students (both UG and PG) are involved in R&D projects funded by various organizations. The institute also celebrates a strong alumni relation. At present the alumni association joins once a year to share their experience and current scenario in the market and industry with their staff and junior students.
Today, ACS College of Engineering is on the verge of completing a decade in imparting education and the management has plans to take the institution into the next level and make it as one of the best in the state of Karnataka.
A.C. Shanmugam, Chairman
A.C. Shanmugam, B.A., L.L.B, F.I.M.S.A. (Honorary Fellowship by International Medical Sciences Academy,) is leader, a renowned statesmen, a good thinker and social reformer and a sagacious educationist.
Dr. M. S. Murali, Principal
An M.E and PhD, Dr. Murali has three decades of experience in teaching, research and industry. He has published papers in national and international journals and has been part of number of consultancy projects. Along with an aptitude in research, he had been a popular figure for lectureship and chairmanships for International, national seminars and conferences.