On March 13, 2019 the Student Chapter of Madras Management Association (MMA) was inaugurated at Crescent School of Business. Dr. K. Srinivasan, Dean, Management Studies presented the Welcome Address and offered an overview of Madras Management Association. The Presidential Address by Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, BSACIST and the Inaugural Talk by Group Captain Dr. R. Venkataraman (Retd.), General Manager, MMA inspired the audience. He also spoke about the advantage the collaboration with MMA brings and outlined the road ahead. This is a promising start to the Student Chapter that has a lot to offer in the future.
MMA chapter at Crescent will give access to many industry experts and collaboration.
The training session was handled by Elite Panel of MHRD Members Prof.A.K. Bakhshi discussed on E-Learning & MOOCs in Higher Education: Challenges & Opportunities and Dr.Vimal Rarh discussed about Roles of Teachers in Technology -Enabled Higher Education and Dr.Jaswinder Singh discussed about Technical Inputs of E-learning.
More than 100 faculties and research scholars have attended the training session.
Today, March 08th 2019 being “International Women’s Day”, the celebrations in Crescent varsity was fabulous with all students and staff from both genders participating in complete excitement. The event was inaugurated by our Honorable Vice Chancellor Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Prof. Ir. Dr. Sahol Hamid Bin Abu Bakar & had the guests Ms.Nalini Olivannan, Lawyer & COO, Emerald Publishers and Mr. M. Gunasekaran, Sr.Editor, News 18, Tamilnadu delivered special address.
International Women’s Day was celebrated in Crescent campus today with all women students paritipating in a Freedom Bicycle Rally. More than 300 students participated in this fun-filled, yet a impact-filled cause.
The Third day of the 3-day Fest O’ Cres Multi-cultural Fest of B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology got successfully completed.. The students were overjoyed and the unity among the students fraternity was quite astonishing.. Crescent family wishes all the students success and joy in life..
B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology students and staff paid tributes to our beloved CRPF jawans who lost their lives, where we observed two minutes silence, lighting up of candles and a silent procession.
Crescendo 2K19, an Intercollegiate talent meet was organised by Dept. of Management Studies on 15th February. The events were Royal Rumble (Best Management Team), Gladiators (Marketing game), Biz-Buzz (Quiz) and TipTap Toe (Variety Programme). Around 175 students from 19 colleges from Tamilnadu participated in the event. Mr.Ravindran Solomon, Vice-President and Senior Creative Director of J.Walter Thompson, a global advertising agency, was the Chief Guest.
Crescent FTA team in association with ICT Academy organized a 2 Day FDP training programme on the topic “Teaching Techniques” on 11th and 12th February 2019 in our institute premises. Around 40 faculties both from crescent and other institutes participated in the training programme. Training session was handled by Mr.Nirmal Kumar , Senior Manager training and development ICT Academy. All the participants are given a complete insights of Teaching Techniques and useful informations to manage the challenging class room environment.
Crescent School of Business (CSB) has established its world class facilities in the serene campus of B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology (BSACIST – Deemed to be University) located at Vandalur near the industrial corridor of Chennai on GST road. The newly built classrooms, seminar hall and academic offices were inaugurated on Monday, 11.02.2019 at 9.30 am.
Dr.Vaseehar Hassan, INSEAD Executive Coach & Chief Mentor of Crescent School of Business inaugurated the PGDM wing of Crescent Varsity. TAN SRI DATO’ SRI. PROF. IR. DR. SAHOL HAMID BIN ABU BAKAR, Vice Chancellor, BSACIST presided over this event and Mr. Srikanth Srinivasan, COO of ASSURANT, India delivered the inaugural address. The event also had Mr.B.Suresh, CEO & MD of Mahindra Consulting presiding over.
Crescent School of Business offers an unique industry-oriented two-year Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDM) guided by International faculty and Industry experts.
Today, the 30th January 2019 the sports day was celebrated at B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology. Dr.Sheela Stephen, Vice Chancellor of Tamilnadu Sports University was the Chief for the event. Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Prof. Ir. Dr. Sahol Hamid Bin Abu Bakar gave the special address for the event.
Department of Management Studies had conducted an Inaugural program for clubs on 28-01-2019 at Seminar Hall 2, Convention Centre, BS Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology. These Clubs are formed to develop the students’ learning in a practical way as “Practical things are easy to learn and have long lasting impact”. The presidential speech was given by Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, BS Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology and it was followed by the inaugural speech of Mr. Elango M, Vice President, FCB Interface. Being an expert in the field advertisement MrElango M, had shared his valuable experience regarding the advertisement field and suggested productive views for the Club activities with good wishes.
The Clubs were introduced with the Names, logos and Mottos of Clubs by the Students of Department of Management Studies. Following are the club names: Avenues: Marketing Club,Hope: Human Resource Club, Seed: Entrepreneurship Club, Rahoitta: Finance Club and Dabbawala: Operations and Logistics club.
January 26th, 2019 – Republic Day was celebrated at our institution B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology. Sweets were shared and the pleasant memories of National togetherness was remembered.
The School of Social Sciences and Humanities under the aegis of Tamil Department is conducting an International Conference on Tamil Literature to be held on 25.01.2019. The conference will be on “Progressive thinking” that was promulgated by famous poets like Bharathiyar, Bharathidasan. They had touched upon progressive thoughts on equality, women empowerment, Untouchability, Caste system. These are and some added topics that touch upon social change and valuable lessons from literature of Islamic, Christianity, Buddhist and other religions.
The conference has received tremendous response from not only within India but also from the countries like, Srilanka, Malaysia and other Asian countries. Many researchers have submitted their articles, research papers and many others would be participating in person in this conference.
We Cordially welcome You to participate in the International Conference. You presence is valuable since the department of Tamil is organizing the First International Conference.
“Pongal Celebration @ B.S.A. Crescent Institute of Science and Technology on 11th January 2019, “Our Vice Chancellor and all other staffs cherished the moments with Sugarcane and Pongal” Happy Pongal to All.
Centre for Leadership, an inspiring leadership hub of B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology, in association with School Education Department, Government of Tamilnadu conducted Leadership training for Headmasters and Principals of Higher Secondary Schools on 7th December 2018 (Friday). Over 300 Headmasters and Principals of Higher Secondary Schools and High Schools from 5 zones of Kanchipuram district participated in this training programme.
Thiru. J. Angelo Irudayasamy, Chief Educational Officer Kanchipuram honored the occasion with his motivational thoughts, saying “Although everyone has innate leadership qualities within us, let’s take this occasion to invoke the existing leadership within to create future leaders. Dr. A. Azad, Registrar; Dr. N. Raja Hussain, Deputy Registrar; Mr. V.N.A. Jalal, General Manager, Prof. Dr. S.S.M. Abdul Majeed, Dept. of Polymer Engineering; Prof. Dr. Haider Yasmeen, Director, Centre for Leadership and Mr. Ekambaram, District Educational Officer, Kanchipuram were the other dignitaries present at the dais. Mr. N.B. Harshavardhan Reddy, CEO, HVR Training and Consulting Services presided the Leadership Training sessions.
Crescent signs MoU with Prag Robotics Pvt. Ltd for creating a prodigious Lab that will be an added value benefit for Engineering and other discipline students to enhance their skill in Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Data Science and IOT.
Celebrating NSS Golden Jubilee Year 2018, a mission of noble cause, School Education Department, Govt. of Tamil Nadu and B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology- National Service Scheme organized one-day orientation training for N.S.S. Programme officers on 19th November 2018 at B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Vandalur, Chennai. More than 500 NSS Programme officers of Higher Secondary Schools from 9 districts of Tamil Nadu, namely Chennai, Thiruvallur, Kancheepuram, Villupuram, Cuddalore, Vellore, Thiruvannamalai, Dharmapuri, Krishnagiri participated in this event.
Mr. C. Samuel Chelliah, Regional Director, NSS Regional Directorate, Govt. of India, Mr. J. Anjelo Iruthayasami, CEO, School Education Department, Mr. N. Sundharam, Sub Judge Legal Aid Secretary, Cuddalore, Mr. V.C. RameshwaraMurugan, Director, School Education Department, Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Prof. Ir. Dr. Sahol Hamid Bin Abu Bakar, Vice- Chancellor, BSACIST, Mrs. Mariam Habeeb Ar Buhari, Joint Correspondent, Crescent Matriculation Higher Secondary School For Girls, Dr. Raja Hussain, Deputy Registrar, BSACIST, Dr. Ayub Khan Dawood, Professor and Dean, NSS Coordinator, BSACIST and NSS District Coordinators, District Liaison officers were the dignitaries present at the event.
The Department of Commerce, B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) UK and ACCA’s approved Learning Partner International Skill Development Corporation (ISDC) UK to introduce globally recognized Professional qualifications in finance and accounting for the students. This will provide an added value for B.Com (Honors) students to gain a great understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), which is being adopted by India.
The MoU was signed On November 14, 2018 by Dr. A. Azad, the Honorable Registrar and Mr. Saravanakumar, Regional Manager- South TN, ACCA amidst the presence of Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Prof. Ir. Dr. Sahol Hamid Bin Abu Bakar, honorable Vice-Chancellor, Mr. ThayaMoorthi, Regional Manager- South TN ISDC, Dr. M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed – Dean Academic Affairs, Dr. D. Ayub Khan Dawood – Professor & Dean, School of Social Science and Humanities, Dr. Afzalur Rahman – Head of the Department, Commerce and other dignitaries.
1 – Day Hands – on FDP on “Predictive Modeling using R” conducted by FTA team in Crescent Institute of Science Technology along with the association with Department of Computer Applications on 2nd November 2018 . Faculties and Research Scholars from various institutes participated and benefited.
The Literary Club of B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology celebrated “Rashtriya Ekta Diwas” (National Unity Day) which is observed to commemorate the Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on 31st October 2018, as per the guidelines of UGC.
The event began with the inauguration at 10.00AM during which the Registrar of the Institute Dr.A.Azad, addressed the students about the unparalleled contribution and sacrifice of our freedom fighters and in particular Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in building the Modern India. He highlighted the evils of corruption and gave a powerful message that the development of our country should be all inclusive. Then the students were screened a video on Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, his life and contributions and the merits of his statue which was dedicated to our nation by our Honourable Prime Minister. It was followed by students and staff taking the pledge on National Unity Day. The Dean, Student Affairs Major General Gurdeep Narang briefed the students about the excellent contribution rendered by Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel in uniting the princely states of India. He also stressed on the need for working towards realizing his hopes and aspirations by the younger generation.
Many literary events like Shipwreck, Debate, Block and Tackle, Elevator Pitching, Creative Writing, Poetry Slam, Spell Bee, Tight Corner, Photography and Short film were conducted after that. All the events were conducted with the major theme to promote national integration, safety, security and unity. Topics relating to national unity, social justice, equality, corruption, were discussed by students which really served as an eye-opener for many. Cash prizes were distributed to the winners. Nearly 120 students took the pledge and vowed to spread the message of unity, safety and security.
In short, the National Unity Day 2018 event was a great success in realizing its objective to spread the powerful message of Unity.
The department of Mechanical Engineering organized a one day workshop on “Building your own 3D Printer” sponsored by ASME on the 29th of October 2018. The workshop was inaugurated by Dr. S. Rasool Mohideen, Professor and Dean (School of Mechanical Sciences). The coordinators Dr. M. Thirumurugan, Associate Professor, faculty advisor ASME and Mr. K. Saran Kumar, Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering conducted the workshop. The workshop focused on imparting the background knowledge required to build a 3D printer on their own from CAD modeling to Electrical circuitry. An hands on training session was conducted in the afternoon in association with M/s Monotech Ltd. The workshop attracted more than 25 student participants from various departments.
On 15th October 2018 is a remarkable day at B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Vandalur marked by the celebration of the birthday of Former President, Late Dr. Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam as “Youth Awakening day”. In remembrance of this missile man who aroused the pulse of the youth through his magnificent life and speech, a science exhibition was organized at the campus. All the departments of the college participated in the event and 1000 students from neighboring schools of Kancheepuram District visited the campus and explored the scientific innovative models. Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam enlightened youth to be unique and to be remembered and honoring his birthday with the science exhibition, awakened the student’s aspirations to be a leader.
Around 30 participants from various institutes like VIT, Sairam Engineering College, SSN, Rajalakshmi Engg. College and BSACIST actively attended the workshop. The participants include UG students, faculty members and research scholars from various domains.
To pledge their support for the armed forces, We celebrated “Surgical Strike Day” in a more patriotic way. Instead of remembering Martyrs within the campus, students took a devoted step to march into Officers Training Academy, Chennai to show their gratitude to the officers’ sacrifice made for the country.
Crescent Unnat Bharat Abhiyan and NSS team at HERO-TOI Green Initiative to plant 1,50,000 trees @ Mahindra City on September 30, 2018
The department of Mechanical Engineering and The department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering jointly organized a one day workshop on MicroElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS) on the 12th of September 2018. Dr. E. Paul Braineard, Ph.D. (IIT Madras) Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Information Technology, Sricity, Chittoor was invited as a guest speaker. The workshop was inaugurated by Dr. S. Rasool Mohideen, Professor and Dean (School of Mechanical Sciences) and Dr. S. Kaja Mohideen, Professor and Dean (School of Electrical and Communication Sciences). The convener Dr. Y. Mohamed Shuaib, HOD EEE felicitated the speaker, the workshop coordinators, Mr. K. Saran Kumar, Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Mr. A. Paramasivam, Assistant Professor, EEE gave a brief over view about the workshop and a short note about the speaker.
The speaker briefed on MEMS fabrication techniques during the forenoon session and elaborated on micro pumps as a case study in the afternoon session. The workshop attracted more than 40 student participants both internal and external.
The workshop was organized by the Department of Information Technology for the benefit Students, Research Scholars, and Academicians. During the session, he briefed about the basics concepts of analytics and big data technologies with its strategic importance to any organization. Participants were also introduced to the concept of analytics with big data technologies: Hadoop, Hive, Sqoop, Pig and Hive. The entire session dealt with the basic principles, concepts, and techniques used for big data and analytics, which includes Hadoop, Sqoop, Pig and Apache Hive. Also a hands on training in the Hadoop software such as installation, data ingestion using Sqoop and Flume and data analysis using Hive and pig was trained well. Participants got clear picture of all these concepts and how they all are interconnected to each other in organizational context.
The International Conference on Emerging Areas in Biotechnology for Human Welfare and Bioentrepreneurship (ICEBHE – 2018) held at convention center – B S Abdur Rahman Institute, on 11th-12th September – 2018 and sponsored by SISCON, Chennai.
Teacher’s Day is a special day celebrated in memory of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, and the staff club included activities to honor the staff for their special contributions. On September 05, 2018, the staff club organized the tree planting event followed by lunch as part of teacher’s day celebration. More than 100 students and staff from various schools participated in the sapling planting event. Around 100 saplings were planted in different sites like corners of sports ground, behind the LS block and beside the architecture block.
This tree planting event by the staff club developed a powerful inspirational bond between the students and staff. The staff club thanks the registrar for allowing us to do the celebration and the dean student affair for permitting NSS team in volunteering the tree planting event.
Crescent has been awarded as one of the Top Universities on Digital platform primarily on Social Media and connecting with the Students community on a large scale. On the overall, Crescent has been ranked Fourth and First in reaching Students community by providing High-Quality Trending Content on Facebook, with more than 2.17 lakhs followers and growing further in a faster pace. L-to-R: Director – ASMA (EPSI), Director – IIM Trichy, Chief Secretary, Dept. of Higher Education, Govt. of Karnataka; Director-IIM (Sambalpur), and was received by the Director of Corporate Office & Chief Marketing Officer of B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Mr.Ganesh Rathinam.
You all must be aware of the “Independence Day Celebration” was conducted in our Institute on August 15, 2018.
We thank our beloved Registrar Dr.A.Azad sir for hoisting the National Flag along with Senior General Manager, The Principal of Crescent school, The Dean (SIS) & The Dean Students Affairs and also we thank the management for giving us such a wonderful opportunity to conduct this event on behalf of Physical Education Department.
We thank the Students of B.S.A Crescent Institute, Kilakarai Buhari Aalim Arabic College, Crescent School and Staff members who are all actively involved and participated.
The Department of Physical Education is conducting the Intramural Matches/Sports Events for the Students (Both Men & Women) from 8th August – 2018 to 2nd week of October – 2018 for celebrating the forthcoming Sports Day – 2019 in our campus on 30th January- 2019.
You all must be aware of the “International Yoga Day Celebration” conducted in our institute on June 21, 2018. As a part of this event, A yoga awareness programme has been conducted successfully on 13/07/2018 at main auditorium.
We thank our management, VC sir and registrar for giving us such a wonderful opportunity to conduct this event. On behalf of Physical Education Department, we thank the Students and staff members who all actively involved and participated.
General orientation programme has been successfully organised on 13.07.2018 for all I year B.Tech students. Mr. Samuel Chelliah, NSS Regional director delivered the motivational speech on youth volunteerism to the students. Mr.Shyam, (Environmental Foundation of India) delivered the speech on environment conservation. On behalf of NSS cell, We thank the Management, Vice Chancellor and Registrar for providing this wonderful opportunity.
Department of ECE is going to organize a 15 days training programme for NI Certified Labview Associate Developer (CLAD) from 25th June 2018 to 9th July 2018.
The Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering is signing an MoU with with M/s Eaton MTL Instruments Ltd, an USA based company with 96000 employees across the world with $20.4Billion turnover on 23-05-2018.
Department of ECE is organizing a one day free hands on workshop on “PCB design” during 27th of April 2018.
Department of Mechanical Engineering is organizing a one day workshop on the topic “FRICTION MATERIAL CONCEPTS – FORMULATION, TESTING AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES” on April 10th 2018.
Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering is organizing two days “National Workshop on DESIGN AND CONTROL OF POWER ELECTRONIC DEVICES & RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES USING MATLAB ” from 6th – 7th April 2018.