Industry-Institution Partnership Cell (IIPC)


IIPC Mission AND Vision:

1. The main function of the Cell is to provide a platform for both the students as well as faculty members to be aware of industry expectations and to promote skill sets required for students and faculty to meet the global challenges.

2. This Cell enables to be aware of the lacunae in their skills and provides an opportunity to find out the gap between need of the industry and end product of the institute. It also enables Faculty to be aware of industry expectations & train students to meet these expectations.

3. This Cell acts as a bridge between the industry, the real world and the institute. Industries are able to know recent developments and inventions in their fields and implement projects for technologically driven economy.

Objectives of Industry-Institute Participation Cell (IIPC):

• To provide industrial exposure to students through joint projects, industrial visits, Webinars and students internships.

• To arrange technical festivals/open houses/student design competitions.

• To arrange industrial training for students and identify student project work in Industries. To encourage Industry to collaborate in Industry Study Tour Programme.

• Encouraging Engineers from industries to visit institution to deliver lectures.

• To encourage Faculty members to use their expertise in solving the problems faced by the industries, thus creating opportunity for consultancy.

• To identify the areas for executive development programme in the areas of recent technological advances.

• Personality development workshop for students/staff relating with international language / soft skills.

• Visit of industry executives and practicing engineers to the institute for seeing research work and laboratories.

• Memorandum of Understanding between the institute and industries to bring the two sides emotionally and strategically closer.

• R&D Laboratories sponsored by industries at the institute - Providing infrastructure to meet the training needs of the industry.

Functions of Industry Institute Participation Cell (IIPC):
a. Industrial Research & Consultancy
1. Industrial testing (Proofing & Calibration)
2. Sponsored industrial research
3. Use of industrial labs by University
4. Use of specialized database / lab equipment of University
5. Research guidance from industry
6. Creation of collaborative labs / testing center at University
7. Joint research publication
8. Research fellowship support
9. Joint patents
10. Creation of industrial chair to support research

b. Continuing Education for Industry
1. Short-Term Training Programmes
2. Onsite Educational Programmes
3. Part time Educational Programmes
4. Collaborative Educational Programmes

c. Industry-Institute Exchange
1. Visiting faculty from industry
2. Training programmes / Short term assignments to the faculty members in industries
3. Joint industrial projects for faculty

Implementation Methodologies/ Mechanism - IIPC

1. Industry / Trade Exhibition visits
2. Practical Training / Summer Internship
3. Training by industry
4. Students’ projects/dissertation work
5. Industry Internship for faculty members
6. Lab With Industry Support
7. Center Of Excellence

Outcomes of IIPC

1. Entrepreneur
2. Student internship
3. Consultancy & Testing
4. Collaborative Research
5. PDF / Fellowships
6. Lab/ Equipment/ Infrastructure
7. In plant Training / Industrial Visits
8. Internship (Staff)
9. Industrial projects
10. MoU’s and Special Lecture

Committee Members of IIPC:


Name and Designation



Mr. J. ArunrajChristadoss



Mrs. S. Shanthi



Mr. S. Mari Rajan






Mr. V. Sureshkumar

E & I


Mrs. S. Shenbagavadivu



Mr. R. Srinivasan



Mr. C. Dilip



Mr. AsanNainar



Mrs. D. Praveena



Dr. N. Jayaprakash


Overall IIPC Coordinator:
Dr.B. Muthusenthil,
Associate Professor,
Dept. of CSE