A temple of learning is where an individual inherits the skills not only to earn a living, but also to lead a respectable life. Providing quality education in a very affordable environment is the purpose of RajaRajeswari College of Engineering (RRCE). The institute, in its two decades of existence, has successfully provided talented and skilled batches of engineers. With the fervour to facilitate an array of opportunities, RREC has set new standards of imparting knowledge of technical education in the country.
A. C Shanmugam, Chaiman, RRCE says, "We are unique from other engineering colleges." Inculcating differentiated curriculum by providing various facilities through its clubs, workshops, conferences, expert talks, seminars, industry interface programs and live projects in their academic calendar of events, RRCE has been captivating the minds of young future engineers. "We do not believe only in classroom teaching, we want the students to have real life exposure. We want our students to get more involved in the current burning issues like waste management, pollution control, Solar Energy utilisation, and likewise. We want our Students to Impact the Society," says Shanmugam.
Placements are the crucial indicators of the employability skills of the students and RRCE has a staggering more than 90 percent placements record in all disciplines
RRCE has been moving towards creating powerful educational environments that improve learning, rather than adding more courses that merely transfer knowledge. The institute encourages research in their academia and believes that research must be the core of learning as it is instrumental in generating major interface with the academic and business world. Understanding the significance of research, RRCE has established a number of research centres. Here in these centres, faculties and students are involved in research activities and encouraged through incubating a number of research works.
"If we equate educational institutions with processes, the students are the inputs, the academic system is the process and the outcome is a better student. The main component required to make a quality product is a good student, and the enablers are the infrastructure facilities and committed, qualified faculty," pinpoints Principal, RRCE, Dr. Balakrishna. The institute leaves no stone unturned to give the best of opportunities to the students. The institute houses a number of experienced faculty members. In order to ensure that all the faculty members are completely aware about the developments in the education sector, frequent FDPs are conducted on the recent technology development.
"The expert talks, national and international conferences, workshops not only stimulate the intellect process of the students, but also to broaden the horizons of the faculties," adds Balakrishna. The faculties are also encouraged to attend such workshops, conferences, poster presentations, paper presentations held at various colleges to update their knowledge. The institute has established MoUs with various reputed universities across the globe for faculty exchange programs.
By making students employable through special grooming session, company-specific guidance and motivation, RRCE has been training their students for the industry. RRCE has entered various MOUs with eminent industry for exchanging internship, FDP's, conferences, Project Work, Technical Symposiums, Research Programs and many more opportunities.
Placements are the crucial indicators of the employability skills of the students and RRCE has a staggering more than 90 percent placements record in all disciplines. The module based Pre-Placement and Placement activities starting from the first semester itself encompasses all aspects of employability skills be it Technical or Personality oriented.
The Chairman says, "RajaRajeswari College of Engineering has been designed as complete, self-contained center of excellence with modern classrooms, library, hostels, and Wi-Fi enabled campus." Approximately 7000+ alumni from this institute are serving throughout the world in top-notch organization now. The institute has been serving rightfully towards their noble work on upliftment of higher education and have plans to reach greater heights adding to its glorious years.
A.C. Shanmugam, Chairman
An educationist and a Philanthropist, A.C. Shanmugam is the Chairman, RajaRajeswari College of Engineering and has established more than 27 educational Institutions of repute across Tamilnadu and Karnataka.
Dr. Balakrishna, Principal
Dr. Balakrishna is the Principal and HoD of Information Sciences. He has 17 years Academic experience and considerable industry experience to his credit.