SRMIST and TERRE Policy Centre organised a roundtable consultation

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SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai and TERRE Policy Centre, a not-for-profit environmental organization, Pune have organized the SRM Group Meeting on SDGs and Smart Campus Cloud Network on 17th May 2019 and roundtable consultation on “Mainstreaming SDGs in Education and building the partnership through Smart Campus Cloud Network (SCCN)’ on 18th May 2019.

The Lead Remarks about SDG’s programme implemented in Indian Universities and their development among all Universities are given by Prof. Bhushan Patwardhan (Vice Chairman UGC).The Lead message from Prof. M P Poonia (Vice Chairman AICTE) about the Mainstreaming SDGs in Education and building the partnership among the universities are given by Shri. M. Sundaresan, Regional Officer & Assistant Director in the meeting. Dr. T.R. Paarivendhar, Founder Chancellor, Prof. Sandeep Sancheti, Vice Chancellor and Prof. N. Sethuraman, Registrar, SRMIST made their gracious presence during the roundtable consultation.

Overall the history was made when Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development, called “No One Is Left Behind” was adopted by all Member States of United Nations in 2015. The Agenda provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, to achieve the 17 SDGs by 2030 which constitute a clarion call for action by the global partnership.

Understanding the urgency, TERRE Policy Centre has launched Smart Campus Cloud Network (SCCN) with a vision to create a global network of the education campuses of schools, colleges, institutes and universities committed to make a tangible contribution to the UN SDGs. UNESCO, UGC and AICTE have keenly supported SCCN. SRM Institute of Science and Technology in association with TERRE Policy Centre have organized and successfully completed the roundtable consultation on how to leverage SCCN to build extensive partnerships.

Other invitees include high level officials from Universities, VCs, Deans and experts participated for the round table discussion. All members are discussed about their universities SDG’s goals development and given the valuable suggestion to improve the SDG’s Goals in the University campus level all over India. In future, SRMIST may be the nomination of SCCN Hub for Southern India and to prepare the roadmap to start active SCCN engagements in Southern Indian Universities. 

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Dr. T.R. Paarivendhar honoured Ms. M. Ilakkiya for her achievement in Ipoh City International Karate Championship 2019

Ms. M. Ilakkiya, a class seven student, born in Pilimisai remote village, Perambalur district recently won a gold medal in the International Karate Championship held at Malaysia. Ilakkiya in the first week of May participated in the Ipoh city International karate championship 2019 and Okinawa Karate Championship - 2019 and won the gold medal in the KATTA and FIGHT category for under 17 years defeating her rival from Canada. Her parents Mr. Murugantham and Mrs. Geetha are now residing at Chennai and working as a daily wageworker at Koyambedu whole sale market.

To honour her achievement, Dr. T.R. Paarivendhar, Founder Chancellor, SRM Group of Institutions handed a cheque of 3 lakh rupees and wished her a good luck for her future achievements. “Karate will be added as one of the event in 2020 Olympics which is to be held at Tokyo, Japan. The young champion Ilakkiya is underage to participate in 2020, But I wish she should win the gold medal and bring laurel to our country in 2024 Olympic which is to be held at Paris, France”, he quoted.

B.Tech Common Counselling for SRM group of Institutions

SRM Group of Institutions announced the SRM Joint Entrance Examination for Engineering [SRMJEEE (BTech)] results recently and the first three rank holders are K V Vikram (TN), HarshitKedia (UP) and G BalaRatnaSwamy (AP).

The common concurrent counselling is scheduled from 3rd May to 7th May 2019. Candidates can attend the common counselling and seek admission to SRM Institute of Science & Technology (SRMIST), SRM University Haryana, and SRM University – AP, Amaravati. The common concurrent counselling can be attended at any of the following locations: Sonepat in Haryana, Modi Nagar in Ghaziabad, Amaravati in Andhra Pradesh, Ramapuram and Vadapalani in Chennai, and Kattankulathur near Chennai. Arrangements are being made with select banks for sanction of in-principle educational loan at the counseling venue.

Dr. T.R. Paarivendhar, Founder Chancellor, SRM Group of Institutions will award several scholarships to recognize and reward highly talented students, including Founders’ scholarship for top 100 rank holders of SRMJEEE. Founder’s scholarship awards 100% fee waiver towards tuition, hostel, and mess fees for all four years of study. 101 to 3000 rank holders are eligible for SRMJEEE merit scholarships, which awards tuition fee waiver varying from 100% to 25%. These scholarships will be awarded on the first day of counselling.

Scholarships will be provided to students who have excelled in the field of sports, and arts & culture. SRM Alumni wards and SRM employee wards are eligible for scholarships. Additionally, there are scholarship provisions for students from weaker socio-economic background, and for those who are differently-abled.

The SRM Institution attracts prospective students across the country and abroad. Around 1,40,000 students applied for SRMJEEE 2019 to secure an admission to B.Tech Programs. The computer based test took place in 123 cities including 5 citiesin Middle East.  The online test was administered from 15th to 25th April 2019.

The SRMJEEE merit list based on All India Rank was published on 27th April 2019. Diversity is well reflected in the results with candidates from Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra securing the top 10 positions.310 candidates from Jammu & Kashmir and 150 candidates from North Eastern Region have also qualified in SRMJEEE. In terms of school boards, 45% are from CBSE, 23% from Andhra Pradesh Board of Intermediate Education, 12% are from Telangana Board of Intermediate Education, 7% are from Tamil Nadu Board of Higher Education, and 5% are from Council of Indian School Certificate Examination.

The Top 10 rank holders details are as listed below

 

Name

SRMJEEE Rank

State

XII - Board

 

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K V Vikram

1

Tamilnadu

Central Board Of Secondary Education (CBSE)

 

rank-2

Harshit Kedia

2

Uttar Pradesh

Central Board Of Secondary Education(CBSE)

rank-3

G Bala Ratna Swamy

3

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh Board Of Intermediate Education

rank-4

Adabala Venkata Sai Santhosh

4

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh Board Of Intermediate Education

rank-5

Bollampalli Chandra Mouli

5

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh Board Of Intermediate Education

rank-6

Vidit Tripathi

6

Andhra Pradesh

Central Board Of Secondary Education(CBSE)

rank-7

Evuri Harish

7

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh Board Of Intermediate Education

rank-8

Nanduri Venkata Sai Krishna Kalyan

8

Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh Board Of Intermediate Education

rank-9

Harsh Mahajan

9

Maharashtra

Maharastra State Board Of Secondary And Higher Secondary Education 

rank-10

CH VS Aneesh Kushal

10

Telangana

Telangana Board Of Intermediate Education

 

SRMIST organized Anti Cancer awareness campaign

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Oral cancer is the 11th most common cancer in the world, accounting for an estimated 300,000 new cases and Two-thirds of the global incidence of oral cancer occurs in low- and middle-income countries, half of those cases are in South Asia. India alone accounts for one-fifth of all oral cancer cases and one-fourth of all oral cancer deaths. When primary prevention fails, early detection through screening and relatively inexpensive treatment can avert most deaths. However, oral cancer continues to be a major cancer in India, .In accordance to that an Anti cancer Awareness campaign has been initiated and an Anti cancer torch has been circulated in India by the Indian Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology . The torch has reached SRM KATTANKULATHUR Dental College and as an effort to spread awareness No Tobacco Rally was organised in the presence of the guest of honour, Dr.Nadeem Jeddy, Honourary secretary, IAOMP. The event was inaugurated by  Dr.S.Ponnusamy, Controller of Examinations, SRM Institute of science and technology. The programme was organized under the guidance of Dr.Vivek.N, Dean,SRM Kattankulathur Dental College and Dr. Magesh KT, Vice principal. 150 -200 students and staff of the Dental college marched carrying play cards from depicting the ill effects of smoking and tobacco. Street play was enacted to create social awareness.

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SRMIST SIGNS MOU WITH IMA (US) & MILES EDUCATION PRIVATE LIMITED

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SRM Institute of Science and Technology Kattankulathur Campus signs up MOU with Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) US, Wiley and Miles Education Private Limited (Platinum Partner, Pioneer & Largest Provider of CMA Training in India).

The Certified Management Accountant (CMA) is the highest level of certification in management accounting awarded by the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) USA.

The US CMA Course is globally recognized, advanced-level credential, appropriate for accountants and financial professionals in business which make students industry-ready with relevant skills and Global Certificate

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SRM Institute of Science & Technology B.Tech Counselling 2019 – 3rd May 2019

This admission season saw a registration of close to 1,40,000 students for taking SRM Joint Entrance Examination for Engineering (SRMJEEE). The online test was administered from 15th to 25th April 2019 in 123 venues across the country and 5 venues in Middle East. SRMJEEE rank list was published on 27th April 2019. 45% of candidates are from CBSE, 23% from Andhra Pradesh Board of Intermediate Education, 12% are from Telangana Board of Intermediate Education, 7% are from Tamil Nadu Board of Higher Education, and 5% are from Council Of Indian School Certificate Examination.

 The common concurrent counselling was scheduled from 3rd May to 7th May 2019. Candidates are attending the common counselling to seek admission in any of the four campuses of SRM Institute of Science & Technology (SRMIST), Delhi NCR Sonepat Campus of Haryana, and Amaravati Campus of AP.The common concurrent counselling is being held at the following Campuses : Sonepat in Haryana, Modi Nagar in Ghaziabad, Amaravati in Andhra Pradesh, Ramapuram and Vadapalani in Chennai, and Kattankulathur near Chennai.

Every day 16,000 candidates in 2 sessions will be attending the counseling, except for the first day where 12,000 candidates have been called. During the counselling, allotment will be done for 62 UG Engineering programs.

On the first day of counselling, Dr. T.R. Paarivendhar, Founder Chancellor, SRM group of institutions awarded several scholarships to recognize and reward highly meritorious students and Gomathi Mariappan who bagged gold in Asian athletic championship recently was felicitated and given a cheque of rupees 5 Lakhs for her achievement. During his address he stated that “I am very delighted to start the first day of counselling with a renowned sports personality who made India proud. I wish students to follow their passion rather sticking to one course as every courses offered at SRM will give a unique chance of growth for their future”. Prof. Sandeep Sancheti, Vice Chancellor SRMIST explained the features and progressive opportunities available at SRM for students. Prof. N. Sethuraman, Registrar and Prof. T.V. Gopal, Director Admissions, SRMIST welcomed the parents and candidates who were a part of counselling.

Under Founders’ Scholarship 20 students received 100% waiver of tuition and hostel fees .In addition to the above, Socio – Economic scholarship , differently-abled scholarship , Employee ward scholarship, SRM Arts & culture scholarship and scholarships to outstanding sports persons were awarde