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Events 2019-2020

One Day Workshop On Machine Learning Using Python

Department of Computer Applications in association with School of Computer, Information and Mathematical Sciences organized a One Day “WORKSHOP ON MACHINE LEARNING USING PYTHON” on 13th February 2020. The complete insights of Machine Learning via python programming and its application were projected in the best possible way. More than 490 + participants including students, research scholars and academicians have attended the training and got benefitted.


Guest lecture on HR Contemporary Practices

The Department of Management Studies organized a guest lecture on “HR Contemporary Practices” for the first year & second year MBA students on 12th February 2020 (between 11 am to 12:40 pm) at MBA Seminar Hall. Mr.Elaya Sekaraja, Associate General Manager HRD, Indus Teqsite Private Limited an alumnus of department of management studies (1998-2000 batch) was the guest lecturer. He briefed about the corporate expectations from the MBA graduates. He has also discussed the various HR practices followed in different industries. The session benefitted the students in understanding the real scenarios practiced in the corporate.


Blood Donation Camp

Blood Donation Camp was jointly organised by NSS, CSB in association with Victory Blood Bank at Crescent Medical Centre. Dr. A.Peer Mohamed, PRO-VC and VC In charge, Mr.V.N.A.Jalal, Senior General Manager, Dr.K.Srinivasan, Dean – CSB, Dr.D.Ayub Khan Dalwood, Dean – SSH were participated and encouraged the volunteers. Around 110 students & volunteers donated their Blood in this camp.


CRESHUNT 2020

CRESHUNT 2020 progaramme organized by ISTD-C and Final Year student of CRESCENT on 06.02.2020. Students showcased their talents and performed multiple activities which enthralled all. The programme was inaugurated by Dr. A.Peer Mohamed, PRO-VC and VC Incharge, Dr.A.Azad, Registrar and Mr.V.N.A Jalal, Senior General Manager, Dean & Deputy Dean (Students Affairs).


SEIE Society Inauguration

The Activities of Society of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineers for the year 2019-2020 was inaugurated on 06-02-2020 at the seminar hall – II, Convention Centre. Dr.A. Peer Mohamed, PRO-VC and VC Incharge, Dr.A.Azad, Registrar, Mr.V.N.A. Jalal, Senior General Manager, Dr.D.Najumnissa Jamal, Dean – SECS, Mrs. Ummul Fatima Sr. Inside Sales Engineer, Ruhrpumpen (Chief Guest), Dr.N.Raja Hussain, Deputy Registrar, Ms.G.Anitha, SEIE co-ordinator and the students participated.


Guest Lecture by DR. DEREK V MORRIS, Senior Consulting Engineer, North America, held on 6th February, 2020

The Department of Civil Engineering, School of Infrastructure organized a Guest Lecture on “Case studies on application of dynamic analysis techniques to Civil engineering problems” by Dr. DEREK VICTOR MORRIS, Senior Consulting Engineer, SW Geotechnology, North America on 06th February 2020. He addressed the M.Tech (Structural Engineering & Construction Engineering Project Management) students.


Guest Lecture titled “Opportunities in Civil Engineering Field” on 27th January 2020, as part of the “Alumni Talk”

The Office of Alumni Relations (OAR) and Department of Civil Engineering, School of Infrastructure organized a Guest Lecture titled “Opportunities in Civil Engineering Field” on 27th January 2020, as part of the “Alumni Talk”. Our Alumnus Er.S.Sudarsanan (2001-2005 batch), Project Manager, Sandvik Asia Private Limited, Hyderabad addressed the B.Tech Civil Engineering and M.Tech (Structural Engineering & Construction Engineering Project Management) Students.


71st Republic Day Celebration

Our beloved Chancellor – Mr. BSA Arif Buhary Rahman hoisted the Flag. The Republic Day Celebration was attended by VC Incharge Dr.A. Peer Mohamed, Registrar Dr.A.Azad, Mr.V.N.A Jalal, Senior General Manager, Deans, Directors, HoDs and other dignitaries were present. Students sang patriotic songs and displayed their talent on this occasion. Inauguration of ‘Essential Staff Quarters’, by the hands of our Chancellor, was followed by the Flag Hoisting Ceremony. For staff members, Volley Ball and Kabaddi match was organized by the Physical Education department.


Alumni meet 2020 (1998-2000 Batch)

The Department of Management Studies has organized Alumni meet of 1998-2000 batch on 24th-Jan-2020. 20 Alumni were assembled from different part of India and other countries. They interacted with the faculty members and students; advised MBA students’ regards to the respective subjects and their scope in the future. Presented Mementos to the HOD, Pro-Vice Chancellor as a token of gratitude.


Two-day national workshop on “Current Challenges & Future Prospects for Actuaries” on 23rd and 24th January 2020

The Department of Mathematics and Actuarial Science successfully organized a two-day national workshop on “Current Challenges & Future Prospects for Actuaries” on 23rd and 24th January 2020 at our Institute campus which was sponsored by Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology


FIT INDIA CYCLATHON on 18.01.2020

The Fit India Cyclathon programme was conducted at the BSA Crescent Institute of Science and Technology on 18.01.2020 at 10.30 am. The programme was formally inaugurated by our Honourable Vice Chancellor i/c and Registrar Dr. A Azad. The function was attended by General Manager VNA Jalal, Dr. Jayesh Assistant Professor of GITAM University (Former NSS National Service Volunteer MG University, Kerala), Mr.Noushad.C, YRC & RRC Coordinator of the institute, Dr. Hassan Shareef, Assistant Professor of Commerce, Hostel manager of the institute etc. Around 50 students including boys and girls volunteers were enthusiastically participated in the programme. Earlier all the necessary assistance of the successful conduct of the programme was provided by Prof Kaja Moideen, Hostel Warden and PG Director of the institute.


Short Term Training Programme on “Big Data Analytics for Business Intelligence” organized by the School of Computer, Information and Mathematical Sciences (SCIMS) from 16.12.2019 to 21.12.2019

The Short Term Training Programme was Inaugurated on 16.12.19, Dr.A.Azad, Registrar, presided over the Programme, Dr.D. Jairam, Professor from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras Inaugurated the Programme by giving the Inaugural address, Dr.Venkatesan Selvam Dean SCIMS Welcomed the gathering. Throughout the week Training Session was handled by the Speakers from the Industry (IBM, Agilisium), Institutions, the session is filled with participants from the various institutions and organizations. Dr.Pethuru Raj and the team of Reliance JIO Info-communications Ltd, Bangalore gave his insights on Apache Spark and Machine Learning training in the AWS cloud environment. Expertise from our own institute disseminated their knowledge and gave hands-on sessions on Geo-Spatial Data Analytics. Musical Data Analysis using MONGO DB and Genomics Data analysis using R programming. Dr.Pethuru Raj as Guest of Honor delivered the valedictory address and distributed the certificates to the participants.

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Constitution Day (Samvidhan Divas) Programme on 26.11.19

As per the directions given by the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt. of India to Celebrate ‘Constitution Day’ on 26th November, 2019 in a befitting manner by organizing suitable programmes by every NSS Unit in University / College / Schools, B S Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai has celebrated the “Samvidhan Divas’ under the Crescent School of Law and NSS Crescent as its own importance by conducting various programmes and activities. As part of the celebration, earlier it was started by conducting oath taking ceremony. Oath as form of preamble was delivered by the Dr. (Prof) K. NILAMUDEEN, Dean Crescent School of Law. Followed by the Oath, Live Stream of Constitutional day function, where President, Prime Minister, Vice President, Speaker of Lok Sabha were delivered the speech from Central Hall of Parliament on Importance of Constitution in the present India. After that a seminar on Constitution by Prof. K. Nilamudeen, Dean Crescent School of Law and Fundamental Duties were organised under the School of Law.

The Vote of Thanks of the function were given by Dr Venkata Nagendra Sarma Pammi, professor of Law. Around 500 people were gathered at the function. Dr.N. Raja Hussain, Deputy Registrar of the Institute, Dr.D.Ayub Khan Dawood, NSS Coordinator, Dr. M. Vijaya Vara Prasad, Dean, Crescent School of Pharmacy, and other deans, directors, Hods, teaching and non-teaching colleagues were attended the function.


Preparation Centre Awards – Business English Certificate Courses & Exams

Dr.A.Shahin Sultana, Professor of English has been awarded “Extra Mile Award” for Continuous Excellence by Cambridge Assessment English, University of Cambridge, London on 22.11.2019 at the Annual Coordinators’ Conference held at Hotel Rain Tree, Chennai. The award was given in recognition of the special efforts taken by her as the Coordinator of Business English Certificate Courses in conducting the Courses and the exams well and producing good results consistently. The award was presented by T.K. Arunacahalam, Regional Director, South Asia Region, Cambridge Assessment English.

In 2016 she was awarded “Best Staff of the year – All Rounder” award by Cambridge Assessment English at the Cambridge Partners’ function held at Hotel Hyatt Regency in recognition of her contributions towards Business English Certificate Courses and the multi-task role she played in preparing and training the speaking examiners and administering the BEC exams successfully and achieving good results every year She was instrumental in starting Business English Certificate Courses and in the signing of Mou. The university became the first private university in the whole of South India.

Our institution which has been functioning as BEC Centre has been given the award “Preparation Centre Award 2019-2020” for Continuous Excellence in recognition of conducting the exams as per the standards set by Cambridge Assessment English.


National Education Day

National Education Day is an annual observance in India to commemorate the birth anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, the first education minister of independent India. It is celebrated on 11 November every year. The students of civil department were asked to take oath on 12-11-2019 on behalf of the National education day.


Disaster Mitigation Awareness Campaign held at BSACIST on 08.11.2019

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.


Inauguration of The New Seminar Hall in the Department of Management Studies

Our Honourable Chancellor Mr. BSA Arif Buhary Rahman, inaugurated the New Seminar Hall in the Department of Management Studies on 05th November 2019, in the presence of Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, Dr. N.Raja Hussain., Deputy Registrar, Mr. V.N.A. Jalal, Senior General Manager, of our institute, Dr. K.Srinivasan, Dean, Dr. Shanmugam, Head of the Department and faculty members of the department.


Vigilance Awareness Week 2019

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.


Guest Lecture on “Personal SWOT analysis for identifying one’s competencies and limitations”

Department of Management Studies organized a guest lecture on “Personal SWOT analysis for identifying one’s competencies and limitations” for the students of MBA I and II year on 4th November 2019. Around 180 students attended this guest lecture delivered by Mr.Balaraju Kondaveeti (M.S Entrepreneurship from IIT Madras). It helped students in identifying core strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats within themselves that leads to fact-based analysis, fresh perspectives and new ideas.


Observance of Rashtriya Ekta Diwas (National Unity Day) on 31st October 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.


Guest lecture on “Corrosion of Reinforced Concrete exposed in Natural Environment on 23.10.2019

Er.P.Venkatesan, Senior Principal Scientist & Associate Professor, CECRI – Karaikudi and our beloved first batch alumni (1984-1988) delivered a Guest lecture on “Corrosion of Reinforced Concrete exposed in Natural Environment” during 23.10.2019.


Guest lecture on corrosion and Engineer’s day

Er.Elias .A. Latiff, Chief Operating Officer, East Coast Construction India Pvt.Ltd, Chennai presided as a Chief Guest for the Engineers Day celebration on 21-10-2019. As a part of the Engineers Day he delivered a Guest lecture on “Alternate Technologies in Construction” for our young Engineers.


One-day Workshop on ‘MS Excel on Supply Chain Management’

The Department of Management Studies organized a one-day workshop on ‘MS Excel for Supply Chain Management’ for the 2nd year MBA students with Logistics and Supply Chain Management specialization on 19th October 2019. A total of 50 students took part in the workshop. The resource person for the workshop was Mr. D. Sriram, an industry expert and affiliate faculty member. Mr. D. Sriram is the CEO of Maruti 3PL Solutions, Chennai. The workshop was convened by Dr. M. Shanmugam, Professor and Head, and coordinated by Dr. J. Hemalatha, Mrs. T. Rocky Devi and Dr. D. Asokk, faculty members, Management Studies.


A Guest – Lecture on Énglish: Modern Day Lifeline

A Guest- Lecture on Énglish: Modern Day Lifeline was organized by the Department of English for Ist semester students of B.A.English(Hons.) on 17.10.2019. The Resource Person was Dr.David Wesley, Assistant Professor of English, Madras Christian College, Chennai-59. He created awareness among the students about the different career avenues available for the programme they have chosen. He was very interactive and the students enjoyed the session. Dr.Ayub Khan Dawood, Dean of Social Sciences & Humanities and faculty members also attended the lecture.


Two days training program on Stadd

“Two days training program on Stadd” was organised by the Department of Civil Engineering on 17.10.2019 and 18.10.2019. It is an initiative taken to give exposure to structural software to final year students for design project.


Crescent Achievers Connect 2019

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.


“Young Genius” – National Level Competition

“Young Genius”- national level competition for school students was organised by the Department of Civil Engineering on 16.10.2019. It is an initiative taken under Jal Shakthi Abhiyan scheme and the theme of the event was ” Leaving no one behind- Safe water for all”. Dr.R.Saravanan, Associate Professor, Centre for water resources, Anna University presided as chief guest. Nearly 110 school students from various schools across chennai participated in the event.


9th Convocation Day held at B.S.Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology

Day 1

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.

Day 2

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.


Best Management Chanakya Award 2019

Ms. Salma Parveen of I year MBA was selected for the pre-final conducted by MMA for the “Best Management Chanakya Award 2019”. She got certificate of appreciation for being among the top 40 out of 3000 students participated in the MMA Best Management competition. She had a good experience of getting to take part in the competition and was given complimentary participation to be a delegate for the MMA Meet held on 30th September.

Value added Training programme (Sanitation Solutions in Urban India)

Department of Civil Engineering, School of Infrastructure in association with Indian Institute for Human settlements organised Two day Value added training programme in “Non-sewered Sanitation an important link for Sanitation Solutions in Urban India” on 27.09.2019 & 28.09.2019 for III year Civil Engineering Students.


CRESMA – Crescent Management Association inaugurated on 25th September 2019

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.


World Pharmacists Day 2019 celebrated by CSP followed by Medical Camp on Diabetes and Rally

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.


Two days training program on Cost X

“Two days training program on Cost X” was organised by the Department of Civil Engineering on 24.09.2019 and 25.09.2019. It is an initiative taken to give exposure to estimation software to final year students which will be useful for design project.


Onam Celebration

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.


A Guest Lecture on “Advanced Surveying”

Department of Civil Engineering, School of Infrastructure organized a guest lecture for the II year B.Tech Civil Engineering students on 17.09.2019. Mr.Selvam, General Manager M/S.Land Coordinate Technology, delivered a lecture on the topic “Advanced Surveying”


Value Added Training Programme

Department of Civil Engineering, School of Infrastructure conducted value added training programme in “SURVEYING- HANDS ON TRAINING IN TOTAL STATION AND GPS” for the II year B.Tech Civil Engineering students from 17.09.2019 to 19.09.2019 . The course was conducted in association with M/S.Land Coordinate Technology, Chennai


A One-day Summit on Corporate Governance

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


Website Inauguration and release of the first Newsletter

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.


A Guest Lecture on “Estimation of Groundwater Resources”

In view of Jal Sakthi Abhiyan’ 2019 a Guest Lecture on “Estimation of Groundwater Resources” was given by Dr.K.S.Kadiravan, Deputy Director, Groundwater Circle – PWD, IWS, Taramani, Chennai on 6th September 2019


Society Event

The Annual General meeting of the Crescent Society of Automotive Engineers was held on September 6, 2019. The Chief Guest was Mr. P. Arjunraj, Manager, Powertrain-Research and Development, PSA AVTEC Powertrain Private Limited, Hosur.


B.S. Abdur Rahman Faculty Award 2019

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.


Guest lecture on “Insurance & Risk Management”

On 5th September 2019, the Department of Mathematics & Actuarial Science organized a Guest lecture delivered by Mr. Joseph Balaji (FIII) on “Insurance & Risk Management”


Rally

The final year students of the Department of Automobile Engineering under the School of Mechanical Sciences organized Motorcycle Safety Awareness Rally on September 5, 2019. This rally is an initiative to create safety awareness among ourselves. The rally was held with all the safety measures by following the rules and regulations laid by the Institution.


Inauguration of activities of the civil societies for the year 2019-20 on 04.09.2019, 02.00 p.m. by Mr.H I Abdul Gani, Head,Civil Design Section, Indhira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research,Kalpakkam


One day Seminar on Kishan Mela and Jal Sakthi Abiyan (Prime Minister Agriculture Scheme) – 03.09.2019

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.


Fit India Movement

Fit India Movement porgramme inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 29/08/2019. In order to make awareness of importance of physical fitness for the success of the individual and thereby progress of the nation. During the time of this information era people are habituated with electronic gadgets and not awareness of being fit. Due to these reasons people are suffering from many diseases like hypertension, Cholesterol, obesity, diabetics etc. so this programme is the need of the hour. Our BSA Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, under the NSS banner also involved in the inaugural function of FIT India Movement by telecasting of live streaming of the function. Deputy Registrar Dr.N Raja Hussain, NSS Coodrinator, Dr.Ayub Khan Dawood, Deans, HODs of various schools and departments, NSS Programme Officers, Faculties,NSS volunteers, and around 500 Students from various departments participated in the inaugural function.


Crescent Medical Centre and Rotract Club of Crescent jointly organised Blood Donation Drive

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.


Tractor Design Competition 2019

Team of 25 students (TEAM CRESTRAC) from BSA Crescent Institute of Science & Technology has participated in Tractor Design Competition 2019, a national event and won second place for Durability


Inauguration of Student Chapter of Madras Management Association

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.


Er.Sherif Azmath, Environmental Engineer – Worley Parsons, Kuwait and Alumni, gave a lecture on “Land Remediation of Kuwait – Oil Spill after War”, for the Third year Civil Engineering Students on 20th August 2019


Orientation Program for the 1st year MBA students

Orientation for I year MBA was conducted on 19th August 2019. Students and parents of I year were felicitated by our Hounarable Vice Chancellor Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Dr IR. Dr. Sahol Hamid Bin Abu Bakar, Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, Mr. S. M. Buhary, Member, Board of Management, Dr. S.K.G. Ganesh, Director (PG-Admissions), Dr. M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed, Dean, Academic Affairs, and Heads of various academic department.


Independence Day Celebration on 15 August 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.


3 Day Hands-on FDP on “Introduction to Big Data Analytics” on 7th to 9th August 2019

Crescent Faculty Team in association with ICT Academy organized a 3 Day Hands-on FDP on “Introduction to Big Data Analytics” on 7th to 9th August 2019. More than 40 faculties participated in the FDP and got benefited.


Mr.Vignesh Ramadhas, Practise Lead (Infrastructure), West Mark – Advisors, from Canada, gave a lecture on “White Rock Pier Reconstruction” for the Final year Civil Engineering Students on 5th August 2019


NSS Special Camp – Keerappakam, Arungal and Murugamangalam panchayaths – Kanchipuram district

The seven days special camp has been organized by the NSS units of BS Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology at Keerappakam, Arungal, and Murugamangalam panchayaths in the Kattankullathur union of Kanchipuram district of Tamil Nadu during the period of July 25-31, 2019. There were various programmes and functions were organized under the leadership of the NSS units of the Crescent Institute. Programmes like cleaning of school premises, awareness of healthy food habits, importance of hygiene and sanitation, manuring and irrigation, importance of disaster management, farm pond, rainwater harvesting and conservation methods- and various sports, funs and cultural programmes for the school children’s and for NSS volunteers. The main motives for conducting the special camp is to develop the society, enlighten the villagers and NSS volunteers by giving awareness on various socio-economic issues facing by the downtrodden sections. Around 150 volunteers from the three III units of the NSS Crescent Institute of Science and Technology including boys and girls were actively participated each and every programme conducted in the village as part of special camp.

Valedictory function was organized in the last day of the special camp at the Keerapakkam panchayath middle school premises. The function was inaugurated by our Honourable registrar Dr. A. Azad of BSA Crescent Institute of Science and Technology.

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A two-day workshop on ‘Writing for Research Purpose’ (19 & 20 July 2019)

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 2019

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.


One Day ICT Enabled Faculty Development Programme on “Engineering Graphics”

Crescent FTA Team in association with School of Mechanical Sciences organized a One Day ICT Enabled Faculty Development Programme on ” Engineering Graphics” on 9th July 2019. Mr.Mahashir Ali , Assistant professor of Mechanical Department delivered a hands on session for the participants.Faculties from various departments such as Automobile Engineering, Civil engineering, Aerospace engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Polymer Engineering attended the training and got benefitted.


Faculty Orientation Programme on 8th and 9th July 2019

Crescent FTA Team organized a Faculty Orientation Programme for the newly joined faculties for the academic year 2019-20 on 8th and 9th July 2019. Orientation started Yesterday(8th July 2019) with complete insights about HR policy, Leave policy, Roles and responsibilities of staff. Session was handled by Director HR. The first session was followed by presentation on TCS iON HRMS solution where employee management, profile entry , leave and Onduty applying steps were explained by HR Team (Dr.Javubar Sathick and Ms.Sasikala). In continuation to day one, Day 2 started with welcome address by Director HR and series of important agendas in which Our registrar and Deputy Registrar addressed the new faculties. There after Dr.Tharini Hod/ ECE delivered a keynote address on importance of online courses like MOOC and Nptel, Director Aria Dr. Rajaprabu presented Institute Ranking related information to the new faculties.

In the afternoon session Research Team (Dean Research, Dr.Khurshid deputy Dean research, Dr.Harinaryanan director sponsored research and Mr.Parvez alam CEO ciic) gave a useful information on research, fundings and start ups to the faculties. Thereafter Dean Academic Dr.Haji Sheik offered a academic related information such as regulations, workload, syllabus and curriculum to the newly joined faculties.Finally the day was concluded by Coe Team (Dr.Rabbani-COE, Mr.Saibulla-DCOE,Mr.Syed Abdul Syed-ACOE) delivered a exam related information such as paper valuation, invigilation and other rules and regulations. Almost 90 odd new faculties attended the orientation programme and got all the vital information about B.S.Abdur Rahman Institute of Science and Technology.


Crescent FTA Team organized One day Faculty Development Programme on “Effective Teaching Practices” for all the faculties on 3rd July 2019

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.