School:Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering
- 1 Overview
- 2 Promoting student innovation and entrepreneurship
- 3 Encouraging faculty innovation and entrepreneurship
- 4 University technology transfer function
- 5 Engaging with regional and local economic development efforts
- 6 Related Links
“The best way to predict your future is to create it” , this adage is heartfully believed by the founders of “Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering”. Showing best path to the students from darkness towards brightness by providing education was started by SV Colleges since ages. SV Colleges laid its first brick in 1981. The journey in the stream of education since 1981 lead to the establishment of many colleges under the name SV Colleges.
Colleges under this are
- Sri Venkateswara Degree College (SVDC) , Kadapa (dist.)
- Sri Venkateswara College Engineering (SVCE), Tirupati
- Sri Venkateswara Engineering college (SVEC), Tirupati
- Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering , Kadapa (SVCK), Kadapa(dist)
Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering (SVCE) is in Tirupathi, Chittoor Dist. It is located in 438213.6 square feet. To get the google map location Chairman of SVCE is A.Gangi Reddy and principal is Dr.N.Sudhakar Reddy. SVCE trains students for undergraduate and postgraduate for engineering, awarding B.Tech and M..Tech degrees along with it it also offers MBA and MCA courses from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Anantapur (JNTUA). Its aim is - become a leader in providing quality educational services and create value by offering superior educational programs, supported by exceptional service, and delivered with integrity.
Promoting student innovation and entrepreneurship
The main motto of one of the most famous colleges in Andhra Pradesh state “Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering” is ‘EDUCATION FOR A BETTER SOCIETY’. To prove this in action, SV colleges has introduced and continuing many number of programs that drive the ideology of students towards Innovation and Entrepreneurship.
SV college yearly conducts ‘AMPLE’ - A National level technical symposium, for moulding the student’s mindset towards technical aspects and to come up with new ideas. This symposium includes many events like paper presentations on recent trends in technology, Project expo, poster presentations and many more competitions which makes enhancing innovation in students as a fun to learn task. To enhance the talents and students’ knowledge in technical and practical approach over their subject, this college conducts NATIONAL LEVEL SYMPOSIUMS for both MBA and MCA namely M-PULSE and IGNITIA respectively.
This college also consists inter-college departmental associations, which are assigned with the adage of improving students technical and practical knowledge and improve their skills and talents.
PASE - Professional Association for Communication Enthusiasm
MEA - Mechanical Engineering Association
CMAT - Computers Masters Association Techno
SCEA - Shilanyas Civil Engineering Association
ACSA - Association Of Computer Science Agiles
KAITS - Knight's Association Of Information Technology's
With the AIM of igniting the student minds to identify the inbuilt potential within them, our college yearly conducts guest lectures, inviting resource persons from all over the world. Few of them in the recent years include
- Awareness program on “Entrepreneurship”
- One day Workshop on SWOT Analysis of an Entrepreneur
- Entrepreneurship skills using HDFS
- Genesis of Entrepreneurship development cells
The college exposes the students to the practical skills of making things and achieving the progress by conducting workshops on various aspects.
Students are also made part of professional societies like Institution of Electrical and Electronics Engineers(IEEE), Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) and Computer Society of India (CSI). College management organizes various events under these professional societies to enhance the technical skills of the students.
INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS (IEEE)
The IEEE is a professional association that develops, defines, and reviews electronics and computer science standards. Its mission is "to foster technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. S V College of Engineering (Tirupati) is one of the most active student branch with in IEEE Hyderabad Section of R10 Region. This IEEE provides lots of opportunities to all the students who are part of it , A huge network is established , Lots of opportunities , A good exposure to the outside world . The students of this college consider the IEEE as an ocean because the more you delve the more you get and explore IEEE not only drives us towards the volunteering opportunities but also towards the innovation and entrepreneurship if we are having a thought about a project if we draft a proposal and send it to the related society of IEEE say IEEE Sight which is related to the funding of the projects. If a student is interested in paper publication IEEE is the best hub to relay on and the experienced faculty of this college are always at the students back giving their best support for the better future of the young generation.
The team of IEEE Sri venkateswara College Of Engineering believes in the motto of Ignite-Ideate-Design-Model-Product because IGNITE (arouse or inflame) a student must ignite his/her idea after igniting they must IDEATE (form an idea ) after that they must DESIGN (decide upon the look and functioning) then make a MODEL (a thing used as an example to follow or imitate) and then bring out the ultimate PRODUCT(result of an action or process).
INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP CELL DEVELOPMENT CELL (IEDC)
The major part of our I&E ecosystem is the INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP CELL DEVELOPMENT CELL. A total space of 1700 sq. ft has been allocated for IEDC. Space provides houses training facility, lab facility including High-end Computers, Laptops, Scanner, Printers, IEDC Faculty rooms, and conference rooms. A dedicated team of faculty with a Ph.D. and three advisory faculty members works for IEDC. The main aim of this program is to drive the students towards innovation and entrepreneurship. It conducts workshops and programs to identify the students with special talents and provides effective tools to nurture their talent. It encourages the like-minded to form teams and come up with the project ideas. Those ideas that are interesting are funded by the IEDC cell.
The most interesting aspect of the college IEDC is irrespective of the students year of study and discipline, the faculty and the team of IEDC encourages the zeal of the student towards the innovation or startups as they believe that The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible. After taking the idea from the student they give some extra time and make them work on it and also provide another resources through which the idea gets more polished and then it will be reviwed by the worthy faculty who holds a phd and good experience as well in the field the startup was chosen then after the review changes are made accordingly and the college always ensures that the produced outcome is the best they can give to the student as well as the society.
Technical Entrepreneurship Program is also being implemented in this college. Under this program selected set of students are trained in the area of Entrepreneurship and it also nurtures their financial management skills.
Encouraging faculty innovation and entrepreneurship
The college doesn’t leave any thread untied that unites the bond between students and entrepreneurship. The major thread in this is to train the faculty towards Entrepreneurship, so that they in turn motivate the students towards innovation and creativity. S V College is the nodal centre for APSSDC. EPICS programme was conducted for teachers in the month of July, 2017 . In this through online courses, teachers were trained in entrepreneurial skills.
ANDHRA PRADESH STATE SKILL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION (APSSDC)
Our state goverment not only thinks for the present society but also have a good concern for the upcoming future generation in that view they never compramise in any step that which is related to the betterment of the students so the Andhra pradesh state government offers faculty development programs for the latest technologies as well as the skills required to train the students. In such a way there were few workshops that were held at SVCE in the vision for the development of faculty innovation and entrepreneurship.
The recent initiatives in our college to enhance Innovation among teachers is the program called ‘Indraprastha’ conducted every thursday. In this all the faculty are divided into groups and are alloted with some tasks. This is improving a sense of oneness, Team management skills and communication skills among teachers.
University technology transfer function
To share the knowledge they acquired either by traditional and practical learning on a common platform Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering provides a special cell named Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Cell (IEDC). Management of SVCE provides funds to help the students to the core and encourage students’ creative ideas and promote their budding projects as startups. To boost up the students and their ideas management and faculty provides them the best upliftment.
S V College Also added a new platform for students to share their own ideas on the Campus Radio which was Tactic of our senior fellows of UIF.In Campus Radio Students will connect with every person of the campus radio listener by his/her Ideas of Innovation.
Engaging with regional and local economic development efforts
“ We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give”. SV colleges follows this principle. The college adopted a village named Venkatapuram,Venkatapuram Panchayat, Renigunta Mandal, Chittoor District. The volunteers from college yearly conducts many awareness programs in the college.
SV colleges also has an NSS unit. Under which the college conducts many awareness programs. Blood donation camps are yearly conducted in the college by SV medical college. Others programs under NSS for the year 2016-2017 includes Shramadhan, books and fruits distribution to students in M.P.P. school students, Azadi 70- Yaad karo Kurbani ( Freedom Fortnight), Swachhta Pakhwada, Eradication of menace of mosquitoes, Awareness program on skin and hair care, Global handwashing day, Cashless transactions, Heartfulness Meditation Workshop, National Women’s parliament rally, NSS special camp for a week which includes environment study, Swachh bharat, literacy awareness program, awareness program on payment modes, health hygiene camp,n Rural Self employment awareness program and play environment for Z.P school students.
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