DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND HUMANITIES

ACTIVITIES
Programmes like Creativity in Project demonstrations, Personality Development, Career Development and Counseling are arranged by inviting eminent resource persons every year.

The faculty members are encouraged to become the members of various professional bodies, to apply project proposal to various funding agencies such UGC, AICTE, ISTE, DBT, DRCO, DST, NBHM, DAE and also to organise National and International level technical seminars, workshops and conferences.

Since 2008, the department has been conducting one day Innovative Project Exposition for the first year students on Science Day every year with the support of DST, GOI, New Delhi, ISTE, etc.

In the academic year 2015-16, a senior principal scientist Dr. P. Shanmugam from CLRI, Adyar, Chennai and in the academic year 2016-17, Dr.S.Ganesamoorthy, Senior officer F,Material Science Group, IGCAR,Kalpakkam were invited as Chief Guests.

In the academic year 2017-18, Dr. S.Srinivasa Roa Scientist, additional Director,CVRDE,DRDO Chennai was invited as the chief guest and awarded the five projects for the year 2018 project expo during the science day- Innovation Gallery.

The first year B.E./B.Tech students are given an opportunity to display their science and engineering projects in the competition ‘SCIENCE DAY – AN INNOVATION GALLERY’ sponsored by ISTE – Chennai. This programme has two levels – the preliminary and the final level. The preliminary level of competition was held on 17-02-2018. About 35 teams each comprising of about 4 students participated. Our college Professors – Dr. D. Rangarajan, Dept. of EEE,Dr. Usha rani, Professor Dept of EEEE, Dr. M.Sheerin Banu,Dr.R.Sasi Kumar, Dept of CSE, Dr. M. Vigilison Prem, Dept of CSE, Dr. D. Rukmanidevi, Dept. of ECE and Dr. G. Nalina Shini, Dept of EIE acted as the panel of judges and selected 15 teams for the final level. The final level competition was held on 10-03-2018 and was judged by Dr. S.Srinivasa Roa Scientist G,Additional Director, CVRDE, DRDO, Chennai. He selected four teams for first, second, third and two consolation prizes.

SCIENCE DAY – AN INNOVATION GALLERY’
POSITION
TEAM MEMBERS
BRANCH / SECTION
TITLE
I
AGALYA M ARUMUGA KUMARI K KEERTHANA T C MALLELA DEEPTHI
IT A
PATH PLANNING SYSTEM FOR BLIND PEOPLE
II
SARAVANAN B VIKRAM V
ECE C,D
AUTOMATIC PLANT WATER SYSTEM
III
HARITHA R DEEPIKA D AARTHI S
EEE A
BIO PLASTICS
CONSOLATION PRIZE
AFRAAH MARIAM S BHARKAVI S
CSE A
PLAY WITH PYTHON
EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
First year students have exhibited their talents by winning number of awards and prizes in inter departmental cultural competitions such as poetry writing, music, dance, etc. and also in intramurals 2015 in basketball, ball badminton, tennis, table tennis, carom, etc.

YRC ACTIVITIES
  • A Youth Red Cross (YRC) unit in RMDEC with a strength of 170 Students is headed by Mr.P.KamalaRajan,Asst.Professor in Chemistry,Department of S&H. Every year the YRC Unit conducts many social awareness programmes for the students and other Philanthropic activities.

  • YRC Programmes and Personality Development programmes pave the way for the students to understand their social responsibilities.

  • Engineer's Day was conducted by College.YRC Unit is organizing a blood donation camp on 15th September 2009 by Doctors and officials from Dr.Kamakshi Memorial Hospital, Velachery.They conducted the camp in our campus and more than 100 students of our college voluntarily donated blood.

  • A blood donation camp was organized by Apollo Hospitals in September 30,2011.

  • Our students donated 153 units of blood.To Commemorate women's Day on march 8th 2013 a blood donation camp was conducted.

  • YRC and RRC units organized blood donation camp on 23rd April 2014 with doctors and officials from Right Hospitals.

  • Indian Red cross Society honored RMDEC with a Certificate of Appreciation at the 65th Anniversary of Geneva Conventions Celebration for the best performance in YRC Movement.

  • YRC and RRC units of RMDEC organized a blood donation camp on 23rd march 2016 with doctors and officials from Right Hospitals and the students donated 203 units of blood.

  • YRC unit organized a blood donation camp on 28th July 2017 with doctors and officials from Right Hospitals and the students donated 228 units of blood.

  • YRC unit of RMDEC organized the distribution of Ayurvedic Herbal drink for the prevention of dengue Fever on 28th October 2017 .

  • YRC and RRC units of RMDEC organized a blood donation camp on 23rd march 2016 with doctors and officials from Right Hospitals and the students donated 203 units of blood.

  • RMK Group of Institution organized a MEGO BLOOD DONATION CAMP on feb2,2018.Doctors and officials from various Hospitals,chennai.It came to our campus and conducted the programme and the students donated 490 units of blood.

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