With Zeal to Zenith
Every year 1.5 million engineers pass out from 3350 private engineering colleges in India. Theseastoundingly high number of studentshope to securejobs with lucrativepackagesupon their graduation.Placement has a stronghold in providing such opportunities to studentsand an institute is considered as the best among such a huge number of counterparts when students are benefitted the most. Raja Rajeswari College of Engineering (RRCE) sets an example of such rare strength and genuine thirst for educating the society with the key emphasis on placements.
Started in the year 2006, RRCE was set up with a visionto provide quality education at affordable pricesto the rural population. The institute faced challenges to attract the quality human resources both in terms of students and faculties due to its geographic location. "We were unable to get experts and talented faculty members basically in first year and also insubsequent years, considerably the situation improved due to the availability of good infrastructure and facilities," says S. Vijayanand, Executive Director, Raja Rajeswari College of Engineering. The institute has recorded notable placement figures inthe past few years. This year 164 out of 207 students have already been placed with prominent recruiters such as Messers Josiah Technologies, Quinnox Consultancy Services and UNISYS Global Services.The reason of such successful placement records is through theinstitute's various tie-ups, MoUs and Industry collaborations with organizations which provide ample opportunities to the internal stakeholders to enhance the knowledge, exchanging mutual facilities like internship, FDPs, conferences, workshops, Imparting training, project work for student, technical symposiums and research programs.Industries always want a prospective employee to be ready from day one, thus saving crucial resources and time involved in training new candidates. The institute takes regular industry feedback concerning corporate expectations and tries to incorporate the same in personality and other mentoring programs bridging the gap between students skill set and industry expectations.
The organizations get an opportunity to interact with students & engage them for pilot and research. Through this students develop good exposure through Industry Incubation Centre.RRCE strongly believes in"Creating Job Creators ¬ Job Seekers".The institute gathers a pool of students who are focused on each different domainsuch asfinance, management and technical and ensures that this expertise is utilized to promote entrepreneurship. Many students have become entrepreneurs. In terms of unconventional opportunities, students who join entrepreneurial ventures get substantial exposure in their careers and are supported by the institute. The students of RRCE has a strong base of novel teaching learning process besides effective mentoring systems, teachers-students interaction, feedback of students to enhance the effectiveness of teacher. E-learning and tech-supported learning are considered as to be the new trends of the institute as a partof substantial experiential learning which differentiatesfrom other Institutions that offers UG and PG courses.
The institution is involved in research and development in areas of science and engineering. A number of projects from VGST, AICTE, KSCST,DST, ISRO and many seminar grants have been worked upon by students of the institute. The teachers and students are encouraged for research through allocation of research seed moneyfor each department and also take up projects by themselves. As RRCE believes in wholesome education, thereby a lot of emphasis is on encouraging faculty to undertake research. These faculties in turn encourage students to take up and involve in live projects which gives the students value addition.The faculty members participate in various National/International conferences and acquire latest technical knowhow.These are conducted frequently to promote and avail opportunities like paper presentations and technical updation in the learning process.Many paper presentation and publications in National and International seminars on various subjects such as 'Fault Detection and correction in DC Motors using GSM technology', 'Redundancy management of Multipath Secure routing for Intrusion Tolerance in Heterogeneous WSN', 'Data Hiding in Cloud Computing' and many more has been produced by the students of RRCE.
The institute looks forward in having quality technical education through quality inputs which would come from highly qualified and experienced faculty. RRCE also plans to have more interaction with industry experts and to establish Advance Research Centre & Industry Incubation Centre to enhance the presence of RRCE in Academic world.For any institution, students are its best brand ambassadors and RRCE takes pride in their alumni's. The institute conducts Alumni meet every year wherein Alumni's share their experience with the existing students of the institute to help the current students with placements and career guidance. RRCE represents best of what an institute can be — a diverse community of talented people who enrich the society through education, research and service and claims to continue the same.