Principal Interview: R.S Kumar, Easwari Engineering College
Choosing an engineering is not an easy task; candidates have to look for different aspects while choosing a college for them. Due to the large number of colleges, candidates often confuse which one to choose and which not. But, what is the right way to select an engineering college? How does a student choose the right college for him/her? Well, only proper research can only help students to make the right decision. Careers360 team have been providing various information about the top colleges of the country through different interviews and in the same series here we present a Principal Interview. We conducted an interview with Dr. R.S Kumar, Principal, Easwari Engineering College, Chennai to know about the institute, its facilities, international collaborations, placements and much more. Read the full interview below.
Careers360: Tell us something about the Institute, when it was set up, vision and mission?
R.S Kumar: Easwari Engineering College was set up in 1996. All the eligible UG courses are accredited. We have also introduced 3 new courses to meet the current industry requirements- B.E in Robotics and Automation, B.E in Biomedical Engineering and B.Tech in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science.
To accomplish and maintain international eminence and become a model institution for higher learning through dedicated development of minds, advancement of knowledge and professional application of skills to meet the global demands.
Easwari Engineering College strives to set high standards of comprehensive education by developing the intellectual strength of students and guiding them towards technical advancement.
Synergize the efforts of various departments, inspire creativity and foster excellence and innovation in teaching and learning so as to realize our vision as a Premier Engineering Institution.
Nurture the development of mind, skill, and attitude and core competence of students and produce graduates of International distinction, committed to integrity, professionalism and lifelong learning by widening their knowledge horizons in range and depth.
Careers360: Tell us something about the admission process ?
R.S Kumar: Easwari Engineering College is an autonomous, self-financed college affiliated to Anna University. 50% of the strength is admitted through a single window system managed by DOTE (Directorate of Technical Education). Rest 50% seats are filled through Management Quota. A student needs to register through the official website of the college.
Careers360: What kind of infrastructure can students expect at the institute ? Please elaborate ?
R.S Kumar: The institute is within the city of Chennai and is well connected by more than 100 air-conditioned (A/C) buses on multiple routes. This is a green campus. All the eligible UG courses are accredited by the NBA. The institution is accredited by NAAC.
Careers360: There is a lot of stress that is being created with regard to interaction with the industry as well as companies that recruit. What are the steps being taken by the Institute in this direction?
R.S Kumar: Placement of the college is more than 90%. The institute and the departments have a healthy relation with different industries. All the departments have signed many working MOUs with relevant industries. Students can go for internships. There is a continuous engagement with the industries, faculty and the departments. In addition to this, Industry personnel also conduct co-learning which is part of the syllabus handled by the industry. Students undergo industry visits. Students and faculty also do joint projects with the industries.
Careers360: Internships are now mandatory as per AICTE guidelines. Does the institute help students with this ? If yes, how ?
R.S Kumar: In the Autonomous Regulations R-2019, major impetus is given to internships. Students can do 2 weeks / 4 weeks / 6 weeks internships with industries. Autonomous Regulations R-2019 enables the student to drop one professional elective in lieu of 6 weeks internship.
Careers360: Can you please share the details if there is any collaboration with universities abroad?
R.S Kumar: We have exclusive international relations departments that take care of collaborations with abroad universities for our students' benefit. At present we have collaborations with 18 universities such as Taylors, Le CNAM, UCAM and etc., across the world.
Careers360: Please share the placement statistics with information on the average package, highest and lowest package, and number of students placed and details of the companies that have recruited.
R.S Kumar: Average package – 3.5 LPA
Highest package – 28 LPA
Lowest package – 1.8 LPA
No. of Companies visited
701 (on Progress)
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Questions related to Easwari Engineering College, Chennai
which is best college Rajalakshmi or easwari engineering college
I hope you are doing well and good . As you mentioned two of best engineering colleges in Chennai.
So i will tell you that according to NIRF ranking in which colleges of all over india are ranked to their facilities and placement and etc.
So according to NIRF ranking Rajlakshmi engineering colleges is far better then that of Easwari engineering colleges.
Rajlakshmi engineering college NI RF ranking is 106. Easwari engineering college NIRF ranking is 201.
I hope you got your answer.
How much does it cost for hostel in easwari engineering College chennai?
Hey there !
Easwari engineering college offers Bachelor of engineering (BE) program under various specializations. They offers separate hostel for boys and girls with good infrastructure and facilities such as mess, kitchen, internet connection, ATM, medical facilities etc.
Fees for girls hostel - 1.18 lakhs/annum
Fees for boys hostel - 1.18 lakhs/annum
EEE is good dept. for this college
Hello Aspirant. It seems you are interested in pursuing EEE from Easwari Engineering College, Chennai. Easwari Engineering College is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of Education, Government of India and Government of Tamil Nadu. The college is accredited by NAAC and NBA.
In order to pursue EEE from Easwari Engineering College, a candidate has to pay around INR 2.20 Lakhs per year as University Fees under General Quota and INR 3.68 Lakhs per year as University Fees under Management Quota.
If we look into the Placements record, in 2019-20, 63% of students were offered good package by reputed companies like TCS, CTS, Accenture, Honeywell, EmbedUr. . In 2020, Median Salary Package offered for BE/B.Tech students was INR 5 lakh whose slope of curve increases every year.
Moreover, Placement Training is provided on company specific questions. It also helps students to attend the interviews with boldness and confidence.
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I hope you find this information helpful. I wish you all the best for your future and success.
Thank you and good luck!
we need a exact amount fee structure to bank loan for BE biomedical engineering in SRM Easwari Engineering college. If we got this it will be helpful for education loan.
hope you are doing well and safe. With reference to your query, I would glad inform you that the fees structure of BE in bio medical engineering is around 160000 per annum which will cost you 480000 for the whole course . However,for applying loan you need to submit the bonafide mentioning the exact which you can get issued from the SRM student affairs department , mail them and tell them to provide you the bonafide with the stamp. The following link is of fees structure for your reference
Hope you found this answer informative. Best wishes for your future
fees structure for B.TECH CSE IN SRM EASWARI ENGINEERING COLLEGE PER ANNUM
Greetings dear aspirant
The course fee (Tution fees) for Computer Science and Engineering at Easwari Engineering College, [EEC] Chennai comes around Rs.50,000. There are many government scholarships available to the candidates. Approximately 25 students out of 60 become eligible for various scholarships. There are other fees other than tution fees like special fees which is around 20,000 per year, Placement Training fees, etc.
Hope I've cleared all your queries!!
All the best for your future career