The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF), Fire and Rescue services Department conducted a Mock Drill in B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology to create awareness as how to save life in real time situation that occurs of any kind during natural calamity among the students.
The function was Inaugurated by Hon’ble Minister for Revenue and Disaster Management and Information Technology R.B. Udhayakumar and Chancellor Mr. BSA Arif Buhary Rahman, BSACIST, presided over the function. Dr. J. Radhakrishnan IAS, Principal Secretary / Commissioner – Revenue Administration, Mr. P. Ponniah IAS, Collector and District Magistrate, Kancheepuram District, Dr.C. Sylendra Babu IPS, DGP Railway Police, Mr.Mageshkumar Agarwal IPS, ADGP Operations Chennai, Mr.N.Sundaramoorthy, District Revenue Officer, Kancheepuram District, Mr. Srinivas Station Director, Madras Atomic Power Station, Kalpakkam, Mr. Kondal Raj Assistant Executive Engineer, TNEB, Mambakkam, Dr. A. Azad Registrar cum Vice Chancellor in charge, BSACIST, Dr. N. Raja Hussain Deputy Registrar, BSACIST, Mr.V.N.A.Jalal Senior General Manager, BSACIST took part in the inauguration.
Vigilance Awareness Week was observed in our campus on 4.11.2019. Pledge taking ceremony was organized. Dr.S.SM Abdul Majeed, Director. Admissions administer the pledge. On behalf of NSS we thank Dr.S.SM Abdul Majeed for gracing the occasion. On behalf of NSS, we whole heartedly thank Dr. Yasmeen, Director centre for leadership and Prof of Management for her presence in the Vigilance Awareness Week function on 4.11.2019.
As part of Observance of Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day), a pledge taking ceremony was organised under NSS banner at Crescent Institute of Science and Technology on 31st October 2019 at 11.30 am. The pledge was framed in accordance with the upholding of nation’s unity and integrity among the diverse culture of our country. Around 300 students and 25 faculty colleagues from the different department and branches were actively participated in the ceremony.
Dr. Ayub Khan Dawood, NSS Coordinator of Crescent Institute of Science and Technology was formerly inaugurated the function. In his address, he stressed the relevance of idea of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel and gave importance of unity among the Indians. He also gave words for the importance for upholding integrity and promotion of common brotherhood among them all. Dr. S. Kaja Mohideen Dean, School Of Electrical & Communication Sciences was delivered the pledge and others followed. All NSS programme Officers, YRC and RRC Coordinator were present in the event.
Crescent Achievers Connect 2019 (1st Edition) was conducted on 16th October 2019 from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm in the Auditorium, Convention Centre.
Seven prominent Alumni speakers from different sectors were invited. Around 650 First year BTech students attended the event and got motivated by this mentoring session. The Alumni presented their works and shared their achievements to our future achievers.
On 5th October 2019 – B. S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology celebrated its 9th Convocation Day. A total of 1396 graduants including 21 Ph.D., 379 PG and 996 UG received their degree at the Convocation ceremony held today. The degrees were handed over to the students by Hon’ble Union Minister of Minority Affairs, Shri Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi.
Mr. Michael Aaron Nii Nortey Oquaye Esq., Honourable High Commissioner of Ghana to India, being awarded the Doctorate of Science (Honoris Causa) by Mr BSA Arif Buhary Rahman, Chancellor, B.S Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology.
Also present on the occasion were dignitaries including Mr. Michael Aaron Nii Nortey Oquaye Esq., Honourable High Commissioner of Ghana to India; Mr BSA Arif Buhary Rahman, Chancellor, B.S Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology; Mr. Abdul Qadir A Rahman Buhari, Pro Chancellor & Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Prof. Ir. Dr. Sahol Hamid Bin Abu Bakar, Vice Chancellor, B. S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Members of the Board among others.
On 6th October 2019 – B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology celebrated its 9th Convocation Day. The degrees were handed over to the students by Chief Guest Dr.M.P.Poonia, Vice Chairman, AICTE and Guest of Honour Mr.Manikandan Thangarathnam, Director, Amazon.
Mr BSA Arif Buhary Rahman, Chancellor, Mr. Abdul Qadir A Rahman Buhari, Pro Chancellor & Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Prof. Ir. Dr. Sahol Hamid Bin Abu Bakar, Vice Chancellor, Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, Members of the Board among others.
Crescent Management Association was inaugurated on 25th September 2019 by Dato’ Dr. Vaseehar Hassan, Executive Coach at INSEAD France & Chief Mentor of Crescent School of Business. Mr. S.Ramachandran, Managing Director of Renold Chains India Pvt. Ltd., delivered the keynote address. The event was graced by Mr.M.Elango, Vice President, FCB Interface and Mr. Baburaj Nair, HR Expert.
CRESMA is a management association run by the PGDM Students of Crescent School of Business to organize competitions and events in the area of Management. Student office bearers of CRESMA took oath and assumed their positions during the event.
Crescent School of Pharmacy celebrated World Pharmacist Day on September 25, 2019. Our beloved Vice Chancellor Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Prof. IR.Dr.Sahol Hamid Bin Abu bakar, Dr. A.Azad, Registrar, Dr.M.Dhilop Kumar, President, All India Drug Officers Confederation, Mr. C. Arther Paul, Manager, International Business, Apex Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Ltd., and Mrs. Uma Shankari, Drugs Inspector, Kancheepuram Zone, were participated in the programme.
Onam celebration is conducted on 19th September 2019 at our institution with various cultural performance followed by cultural activities along with our Honourable Vice Chancellor and Faculties.
Crescent School of Business, BSA Crescent Institute of Science & Technology actively participated in Corporate Governance Summit organised by Institute of Directors (IOD) on 14th September, 2019 Hotel ITC Grand Chola, Chennai. Theme: Emerging Trends in Corporate Governance
Our Honourable Pro Chancellor Mr. Abdul Qadir Abdul Rahman Buhari inaugurated the website of Office of Alumni Relations on 13 Sept 2019 and also released the first newsletter of Office of Alumni Relations on the same day. Our Honourable Vice Chancellor received the first copy of the first Newsletter.
B.S. Abdur Rahman Faculty Award 2019 organized by HR department on the occasion of teachers day @ BS Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology.
One day Seminar with Agriculture Exhibition conducted by Government of Tamil Nadu held at our Institution. Mr. P. Ponnaiah, IAS, District Collector of Kanchipuram, Mr. A. Kulothungan, Asst. Commissioner IAS, (Government of India), our beloved Registrar, General Manager, Director (HR), Finance Officer, Administrative officer, and more than 325 rural farmers have participated.
Deputy Registrar Dr.N.Raja Hussain, Dr.V.Naveen Kumar, prof in Department of Transmission Medicine, Government of Royapettah Hospital and team, Dr.Abdul Hazan, Resident Medical Officer and team, Dr.Javeed Zabillah and team and Crescent Rotract Volunteers club, more than 100 volunteers were participated.
On August 21, 2019 the Student Chapter of Madras Management Association (MMA) was inaugurated at Crescent School of Business. Dr. K. Srinivasan, Dean, Crescent School of Business presented the Welcome Address and highlighted the importance of MMA chapter. The Presidential Address was delivered by Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, BSACIST. Group Captain Dr. R. Venkataraman (Retd.), General Manager, MMA inspired the audience with his inaugural talk. He also spoke about the advantages that the collaboration with MMA brings and outlined the road ahead.
Mr.K.Suresh, CEO of India Cements Capital Limited was the chief guest of the occasion. He delivered the keynote address on ‘Employer Expectations from Management students’ highlighting the majors areas in which the students should focus.
MMA chapter at Crescent School of Business will provide great opportunity for industry-institute collaboration.
You all must be aware of the “Independence Day Celebration” was conducted in our Institute on August 15, 2019.
We thank our beloved Deputy Registrar Dr. N.Raja Hussain for hoisting the National Flag along with Dr. P.Sheik Abdul Khader & Dr. A. K.Kaliluthin. We thank the management for giving us such a wonderful opportunity to conduct this event on behalf of Physical Education Department.
The Office of Dean (Research) in association with the department of English of B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology organized a two day workshop on “Writing for Research Purpose” during 19 – 20 July 2019. The objective of this workshop is to enhance research skills of researchers in writing quality research articles and thesis effectively. The workshop was organized under the guidance of Honorable Vice Chancellor of the Institution.
Dr.H.Sofia, Associate Professor (English) & Convener welcomed the gathering and Dr. A.Azad, Registrar has mentioned in his speech about how to focus on quality research. Dr.Ayub Khan Dawood has mentioned in his speech about how to follow the ethics in Research.
Dr.I.Raja Mohamed, Dean(Research) has explained about and importance of plagiarism and awareness of predatory journals for the scholars and faculty members as per UGC Regulations. Dr. Md Khurshid, Deputy Dean (Research) and Dr.E.Syed Mohamed, Assistant Dean(Research) emphasized the need for avoiding predatory journals, publishing articles in peer reviewed journal, Plagiarism Issues and Anti Plagiarism tools respectively. Dr.S.Vijayakumar, Assistant Professor (English) has explained in his lecture about Structuring a thesis and Research paper. Dr.Albert P’ Rayan and Dr.Antony Samy are external resource persons and provided inputs about the Mechanics of Writing Research Articles and Citations respectively. The Process of writing an Academic Research paper covered by Dr.K.Ganesh.
Totally 100 participants attended this workshop and it inspired all the researchers to identify research problems in an efficient way to carry out research work which should be for the betterment of society.
Orientation Programme schedule from 10th July to 31st July 2019. Our institute Alumni Mr. Mir Mohammad Ali, I.A.S. delivered the motivational speech to the students. We thank the Management, Vice Chancellor and Registrar for providing this wonderful opportunity.
The session started with the remarkable points on Effective Teaching Practices by our honourable VC sir followed by key note address on Teaching Practices by Dr.K.Narashiman, Director AU TVS Centre for quality management, Anna university. In the Afternoon, our dynamic registrar delivered a valuable Inputs on “How to manage the classroom for effective outcome” his session was followed by a interactive and energetic session on the topic “How to counsel and mentor the students” which is delivered by Dr.C.Kumar Babu senior retired professor and doctor in pyschiatry department, Stanley Medical College Chennai. Finally the day was concluded by panel discussion by the eminent icons of the crescent our VC sir, Registrar Sir and Deputy Registrar. It was a effective and interactive session where the panel members were answering all the queries raised by the faculty members. All the faculties who attended the training program was completely benefitted and understood the concept of effective teaching practices.
The International Day of Yoga aims to raise awareness worldwide of the many benefits of practicing yoga, a physical, mental and spiritual practice, as “International Yoga Day Celebration” conducted in our institute on June 21, 2019. Yoga awareness programme has been conducted successfully.
We thank our management, VC sir and registrar sir for giving us such a wonderful opportunity to conduct this event.
Organized by HR & Faculty Training Academy In collaboration with Department of Commerce ,Crescent Innovation Incubation Council (CIIC) Training and Placement Cell Of BS Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai.
In Day-1 IHRC (International HR Confab) our participant are HR heads, staffing managers, CEO Coaches, B-School & engineering graduates, employees across sectors, social skilling organizations and government organizations promoting skills & development will discuss various issues around Gender Diversity in corporate sectors and management education.
Various Topics were discussed by the eminent panel members,
More than 75 participants including corporate HR’s, Faculties ,Research Scholars, Industrialists and Students were participated and got benefited.
In Day-2 ICC (International Commerce Confab) is organized for teaching fraternity and Emerging Research Scholars.
Theme of the Conference Coined as “Recent trends in business & commerce”
The “International Confab on Emerging Trends in Business Management” aims to provide a forum for the exchange of new ideas and interactions in the areas of Commerce, Business and other social sciences through discussions with the peers from around the world. Accessing the need of entrepreneurship and new business start-ups for building an ecosystem to facilitate start-ups requires concerted and coordinated holistic effort.
More Than 30 participants presented papers and panel discussion by eminent speakers were also conducted during the course of the programme.
Speakers for the Confab 2019
The Industry Institute Partnership Cell (IIPC) of BSA Crescent Institute of Science and Technology organized a mega Crescent “MEP Job Fair 2019” on 15th June 2019 exclusively for the Mechanical, Electrical and Civil students of experienced and 2019 batch passed out. 2700 candidates had participated out of the 4600 registered candidates from all over South India. Finally, the offer letter distributed to 628 candidates by companies.
As per the direction of our Vice Chancellor Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Ir. Dr. Sahol Hamid Bin Abu Bakar, this mega “CRESCENT MEP Job Fair 2019” was conducted with the leading 40+ core companies participating from across India. This is the first time in Tamil Nadu that such a job fair is being organized by the core industry to provide the employment opportunity for all the students.
Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, BSACIST, inaugurated the mega MEP Job Fair 2019 and expressed his appreciation and motivated the participants. Dr. Raja Hussain, Deputy Registrar, in his Felicitation address complemented all for organizing this Job Fair. Dr. K. Ganesh, Director, Placement & Training Cell welcomed all the participants and the HR team along with all the dignitaries to the Job Fair. Mr. Majety Chakradhar, Founder – CEO, Dhanush Engineering Services India Pvt. Ltd, delivered the keynote address.
The training session was handled by resource Person, Professor Ranjani Parthasarathi. More Than 50 Faculties across the country participated from various institutions and got benefited. 7 faculty members have participated from our institute and One faculty acted as a observer Dr.Karthikeyan from Life sciences. These Trained Faculties will be conducting the Induction programme for the students who will be joining fresh this academic year 2019-20.
The training session was handled by three eminent trainers of ECE department, Ms.Padmausha, Ms.Anuradha, Ms.Rafiammal and with able support of Dean School of electrical science Dr.Kaja Mohideen and Head of the department Dr.Tharini. Faculties from various departments such as ECE,EIE,CSE,IT,CA,MATHS,POLYMER,CHEMISTRY participated in the training and Full-Time Research Scholars from various discipline were also actively participated in the Hands-on Training. On the whole more than 30 participants attended the training and got benefited.
Department of Management Studies in Association with MMA (Madras Management Association) as a part of students’ chapter activity is organizing a lecture on “Recent Trends in Supply Chain Management” between 10.00 am to 12.00 noon on Tuesday, 23 April 2019 at Crescent School of Business Seminar Hall.
Crescent FTA team organized a Series of One Week training programme on “Softskill training for staffs” for all faculties and Administrative employees in the following areas, Building Confidence, Communication Skill, Listening Skill, Proactive response, Time Management, Relationship Management, Success Strategies. The One Week Training programme conducted in 4 slots . Training offered for 60 minutes every day. Trainer for the programme is Mr.R.T.Narendra – Professor, Crescent School of Business. Mr.Narendra is an alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad, having more than 4 decades of experience in the industry as HR. Faculties from all the departments are actively participated in the training session. This training programme is also conducted to hostel student’s. 12 student’s attended the training expecting for more participants for remaining slots..
The training session was handled by Dr.Y. Mohamed Shuaib Head of the Department EEE- Handled Introductory Session on machine Learning and Mr.Paramasivam Handled Hands-on Session on Importance of Raspberry PI in Machine Learning Environment. Faculties from various departments such as ECE, EIE, CSE, IT, CA, MBA, POLYMER participated in the training and Full-Time Research Scholars from various discipline were also actively participated in the Hands-on Training. On the whole more than 30 participants attended the training and got benefited.
Crescent FTA team organized a One Week training programme on” Softskill training for staffs” for 2 more batches faculties in the following areas, Building Confidence, Communication Skill, Listening Skill, Proactive response, Time Management, Relationship Management, Success Strategies, The One Week Training programme for 2 batches conducted from (19/3/2019 to 25/3/2019). Training offered for 60 minutes every day. Trainer for the programme is Mr.R.T.Narendra- Professor, Crescent School of Business. Mr.Narendra is an alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad, having more than 4 decades of experience in the industry as HR. Faculties from all the departments are actively participated in the training session. More 70 faculties are attended the programme.
Understanding the culture, beliefs, customs, practices of each other gives the understanding of values and social behavior, respecting each other and their cultural lies in the heart of BS Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology.
Sports is important for the students so as to all of us also, it reduces stress and enhances the mood to work.
Hence B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology Organized the Cultural and Sports event on 16th March 2019 only for our wonderful staff members.
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.