Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC)

Entrepreneurship Development Cell was established at R.M.D. Engineering College during 2013-2014 and sponsored by AICTE with a funding of Rupees Two Lakh Fifty Thousand. The members of the cell include students of all streams who are interested to become entrepreneurs in future. We regularly invite successful entrepreneurs to share their experience with our students.

Major Objectives:
  • To conduct orientation programmes for students and public to attract them into establishing their own enterprises.

  • To organize training programmes on establishing and managing industrial units.

  • To provide assistance to entrepreneurs in getting bank loans ,selection of staff and workers and dealing with day to day problems in their business.


ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT CELL (EDC) 2015 - 2016

S.N

Name of the Program

Name of the Sponsorship& Sanction Order No.

Amount(Rs)

Duration
(Date)

No. of Participants attended the program

List of Resource persons for the Programme

1

Entrepreneurship Awareness Programme’2016 (EAC)

EDI/DST-NIMAT/15-16/EAC/
189 dated 27.07,2015 under Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI)- Gujarat

20,000

 

 

 

18th, 19th& 20th February’2016

Total:
(2013-2017 Batch)

Mr.R.Balasubramanian
Dr.M.Kanthababu
Dr.E.Bhaskaran
Dr.S.Sankaran
Dr.N.Anbuchezian
Dr.P.Rangarajan
Mr.N.S.Srivatchan

ENTREPRENEURSHIP CELL ACTIVITIES FOR THE YEAR 2014-2015

S.N

Name of the Program

Name of the Sponsorship& Sanction Order No.

Amount(Rs)

Duration
(Date)

No. of Participants attended the program

List of Resource persons for the Programme

1

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp
(EAC)

File No.4-46/RIFD/EDC/POLICY-1/2013-14 dated 12.07.2013 Entrepreneurship Development Cell(EDC) - Under All India Council for Technical Education

 

 

 

 

 

 

58,714

11th-13th September,2014

103
(2012-2016 batch)

Mr.V.Ramakrishnan
Dr.E.Baskaran
Dr.S.Sankaran
Dr.P.Rangarajan
Prof.N.Anbuchezian
Roofit Industries- Gummidipoondi
(Industrial Visit)
Mr.N.S.Srivatchan

2

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp
(EAC)

File No.4-46/RIFD/EDC/ POLICY-1/2013-14 dated 12.07.2013 Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC)Under  All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)-  (2014-2015)

18th -20th February 2015

75(2012-2016 batch)

Mr.V.Ramakrishnan
Dr.V.Swamynathan
Dr.P.Rangarajan
Dr.S.Sankaran
Mr.N.S.Srivatchan
Industrial Visit :
Roofit Industries- Gummidipoondi

ENTREPRENEURSHIP CELL ACTIVITIES FOR THE YEAR 2013-2014

S.N

Name of the Program

Name of the Sponsorship& Sanction Order No.

Amount(Rs)

Duration
(Date)

No. of Participants attended the program

List of Resource persons for the Programme

1

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp(EAC)

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre - Department of Science Technology, New Delhi.
DO No.11/06/2013-NEB dated 08.07.2013

 

58,990.5

13th -16th August,2013

112
(2010-2014 batch)

Ms.A.Rajalakshmi
Mr.John Yesudas
Mr.Kirubasankar
Mr.Hafiz Khan
Mr.Subburaj
Mr.Illayaraja
Mr.S.Murale
Mr.V.Ravichander
Mr.N.Marichamy
Mr.V.Manivannan
Mr.N.S.Srivatchan
Dr.P.Rangarajan
Mr.R.Vijayan

2

Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp(EAC)

EDI/DST-NIMAT/13-14/EAC-11(28.11,2013) under Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI)- Gujarat

13,500

19th- 21st February,2014

 

104
(2011-2015 batch)

Mr.V.Ramakrishnan
Ms.Raja Rajeshwari
Dr.P.Rangarajan
Dr.S.Sankaran
Mr.N.S.Srivatchan
P.Ravikumar-
Kamachi Sponge & Power
Corporation Ltd., Gummidipoondi
(Industrial Visit)

Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development centre (IEDC)
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development centre (IEDC) in RMD Engineering College was established in the year 2013-2014. It is funded by Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi for five years with a total grant of Rs.45,30,000/-. Out of Five completed projects for the year 2015-16, two projects are being scrutinized for patenting during 2016-2017. Two projects identified during 2014-15, patenting have been applied and it is in the process of getting the approval at the earliest.

The Mission of RMD-IEDC is to "Develop Institutional mechanism to create Entrepreneurial culture in the college to foster growth of Innovation and Entrepreneurship amongst the faculty and students".

The goal of RMD-IEDC, is to bring out the software/hardware product which has market value, prepare Business which has market value, prepare business plan and to form a company. Through this student learn the value of product, costing of the product, marketing strategy, funding and the process of registration of company. Every year five student projects are funded by DST and five additional projects are supported by institute.

IEDC in the Fourth Year has been immensely proactive and driven students towards innovation and has supported them in their endeavors by providing mentorship and technical support to materialize their ideas. Students have been forth coming and have benefitted from this initiative and are successfully developing product oriented projects which solve a day to day problem. They are now forthcoming and open to take up entrepreneurship and start up after their graduation.

List of IEDC Activities 2015-2016 RMD Engineering College, Principal, Dr.K.Sivaram and IEDC coordinator, Dr.P.Rangarajan and IEDC Assistant Coordinator Mr.N.S.Srivatchan has attended “International Conference on Transnational Entrepreneurs & International SMEs in Emerging Economies: Drivers and Strategies”, at Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore from May20-22, 2015.

IEDC organized a three days Entrepreneurship Awareness Camp (EAC) from 18 th February 2016 to 20th February 2016. This camp was attended by 79 students including 6 expert talks and industrial visit to M/s Roofit Industries. These Activities, ensures RMD IEDC to become one of the key disseminator of Entrepreneurial activities. RMD Engineering College, Principal, Dr.K.Sivaram and IEDC coordinator, Dr.P.Rangarajan has attended IMTEX Forming/ Tooltech 2016 held in Bangalore during the month of Januvary’2016.

Programme like these have given the Entrepreneurial Vision to the coordinators as well as clarity in bridging the gap between the institution and Industry and converts those vision to Mission in developing future entrepreneurs from RMD Engineering college through IEDC projects and Activities.

List of Projects under Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) for the year 2015-2016.

S.No

Name of the Department

Name of the Project

Name of the Students

Sponsored Amount for the Project
Rs.

Project Mentor

 

1

 

EEE

 

SMART METER

Mr.U.M.Bharadwaj
Mr.K.Dinesh
Mr.V.Muthukumar

1,00,000

Dr.P.Rangarajan Professor/EEE

 

2

 

CSE

IMPLEMENTATION OF RSSI BASED SMART TOLLGATE AUTOMATION USING WSN

Mr.G.V.Balakumar
Mr.B.AKash
Mr.J.Anandhan

1,00,000

Dr.P.Ezhumalai Professor&
Head/CSE

 

3

 

EIE

 

AUTOMATED SHOPPING SYSTEM USING PLC AND SCADA

Mr.R.P.Bharathnivash
Mr.D.Hariharan
Mr.S.Mohammed Ashrafullah
Mr.R.Mohan

1,00,000

Dr.ChilambuChelvan
Professor&
Head/EIE

 

4

 

ECE

 

THE SMART HELMET

Ms.V.Dhanu
Ms.V.Anusha
Ms.V.Akshara
Ms.S.Anupriya

1,00,000

Dr.D.Rukmani Devi
Professor/ECE

 

5

 

CSE

 

APTITUDE TO HR – TRAINER

Mr.V.S.Arjun

1,00,000

Dr.K.Balasubadra Professor&
Head/ IT

 

List of Projects under Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) for the year 2014-2015

S.No

Name of the Department

Name of the Project

Name of the Students

Sponsored Amount for the Project
Rs.

Project Mentor

 

1

 

EEE

HYBRID LP GAS-PETROL GENERATING SYSTEM#

Ms.Sindhuja.B
Ms.Sivashankari.B
Ms.Vinodha.K
Ms.Yarlagadda Gouthami

1,00,000

Dr.P.Rangarajan Professor/EEE

 

2

  

EEE

I-RING

Mr.Arvind.S
Mr.Barath Thilak.K.R
Mr.Dilip.M
Mr.Mohamed Samirudeen

1,00,000

Dr.P.Rangarajan Professor/EEE

 

3

 

ECE

SMART GRID ROBOT

Mr.V.Joshua Pravin Kumar
Mr.P.Murali Krishna
Mr.D.Krishna Kumar

1,00,000

Dr.K.Helen Prabha Professor& Head/ECE

 

4

 

EIE

AUTONOMOUS TRASH PICK AND SORT ROBOTIC VEHICLE - TRASHBOT

Mr.Santhosh Kumar.R.K
Mr.Srinivaas.J
Mr.Suganthan.K

1,00,000

Dr.ChilambuChelvan
Professor&
Head/EIE

 

5

 

CSE

VIRTUAL JEWELRY PROJECTION USING OPENCV AND DATA MINING#

Mr.Bharath Vishal
Mr.Adhitya Ram
Mr.Arvind.V

1,00,000

Dr.P.Ezhumalai Professor&
Head/CSE

 

List of Projects under Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Centre (IEDC) for the year 2013-2014

S.No

Name of the Department

Name of the Project

Name of the Students

Sponsored Amount for the Project
Rs.

Project Mentor

 

1

 

 

EEE

PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT OF AUTOMOBILES USING THERMAL ENERGY FROM EXHAUST

R.M.Ramkumar
Roopsai.V
Selvarathinam.S
K.G.Varun Krishna

1,00,000

Dr.P.Rangarajan Professor/EEE

 

2

 

ECE

AQUA CATHERISIS USING GSM TECHNOLOGY

S.Narayanan
V.Varaprasad
MBA Wisejith

1,00,000

Dr.K.Helen Prabha Professor& Head/ECE

 

3

 

CSE

MODULAR ROBOT FOR RESCUE OPERATION

T.Hariharan

1,00,000

Dr.P.Ezhumalai Professor&
Head/CSE

 

4

 

IT

 

 

SMART ATM

Achyuth Nagaraj.B
Akshai Srinivasan.S
J.R.Mukesh

1,00,000

Dr.K.Balasubadra Professor & Head /IT

 

5

 

IT

SMART RATION CARD

Vijay.N.V
S.Naresh Kumar
P.Ram Thilak

1,00,000

Dr.D.Paulraj Professor/IT