Mohammed Yashab Abbas, first year student of the Department of Aerospace, Kattankulathur made the college proud by winning the debate competition organised by the Chennai Port Trust, Government of India. The topic of the competition was “Corruption is a Hindrance to National Development”.
The college team comprising Mohammed Yashab Abbas (Aerospace Department) (First year) and Richa Bala (IT Department) (Second Year) was adjudged the "Best Team". Mohd. Yashab Abbas bagged the award for the "Second Best Speaker" and Richa Bala received the "Third Best Speaker".
Mohd Yashab Abbas, also the finalist of the debate competition at "Litrapture 2012 ", organised by B S Abdur Rehman University and has been into this field of debating since his school days and has won many a state level and national level events. Talking about his success in the debate Yashab says, "Debating has always been a passion for me. I don't consider it as a mere competition."