Paavai Institutions

Faculty Development Program by Civil Engineering

A two-day faculty development programme on “Implications of Technical concepts in laboratories” was organised for the Civil Engineering departments of Paavai Engineering Colleges at Paavai institutions. The programme was conducted on 01.12.2018 & 07.12.2018 and 30 faculty members from our institutions attended the programme. The programme started with a prayer song followed by Tamilthaivazhthu. The Presidential address was given by Dr.K.K.Ramasamy, Director Administration, Paavai institutions. In his presidential address, he emphasized three concepts which were “Be deaf to the negative thoughts”, “Don’t wait for opportunities” and “Teachers should be strong in the fundamentals”. Dr.M.Devi, Principal, Paavai College of Engineering, gave a brief inaugural address. In her address she highlighted the concept of doing justice to one’s profession by using one’s potential to the maximum. She added that one should serve as a role model to the juniors. Dr.Kasthuribai, Dean-faculty development, Paavai institutions, felicitated the gathering. She threw light on the importance of laboratory classes. Further she quoted that “Engineers are the Engines of a Nation”. She stated that one should acquire practical knowledge through laboratory classes. Laboratory classes should not be treated as Standalone classes. Learners should be trained to apply theory in the practical classes. Finally she quoted a Chinese saying that Good teachers become great teachers only when they promote learning by doing method. On 01.12.2018, Mr.K.Vivek, Mr.M.Karthick, Ms.P.Kiruthiga, Assistant Professors, Department of Civil Engineering, Paavai institutions were the resource persons. In the morning session they handled the Introduction, principle, working and applications of Double shear test, Brinell hardness test and Test on Simply supported beam. In the afternoon session they handled the principle, working and applications of Test on tension spring, Torsion test and Charpy impact test On 07.12.2018, Mr.A.Arun, Ms.K.Saranya, Ms.A.Neeta, Assistant Professors, Department of Civil Engineering, Paavai institutions, were the resource persons. In the morning session they handled the Introduction, principle, working and applications of Gear pump and Venturimeter. In the afternoon session they handled the Introduction, principle, working and applications of Major losses in pipes and Hydraulic flume assembly. The programme ended with the Vote of thanks by Mrs.J.Umanambi, HOD/Civil, Paavai Engineering College.

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    This is very nostalgic to me; coz I have been there sitting in a chair listening to people talk. For me to be given this...


    Being an alumnus of Paavai gives such a gallant feeling which is pretty hard to pen it down into few words. My journey with Paavai...


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  • B.P. Udaykumar

    Highly impressed by the infrastructure available in the campus. Equally impressed by the dedicated efforts put on by the management & staff members.

  • Sudhakar Vaidyalingam

    Totally balanced Institutions, Excellent morals were observed with team. Top management commitment is what makes all the unique difference, keep inspiring.

  • Dr.P. Murugesa Boopathi

    I had a chance to visit Paavai Institutions. The campus is excellent, well builds and neatly maintained. It is a surprise to see the water...

  • P. Kolandaivel

    I was delighted to see the infrastructure facilities of Paavai Institutions. It is one of the best colleges in this region. My best wishes for...

  • Hui-Kai Su

    Paavai is a very beautiful and clean campus. The professors and students are very polite. Welcome to visit or study in Taiwan.

  • Lung Jieh Yang

    Paavai is a very beautiful campus and has hot desire to enhance the cooperation with Taiwan in future. I hope to visit Paavai again and...

  • Dr.Madhyastha Harishkumar

    Excellent Campus with clean and green surroundings. Homogenized young faculties with motivational and temper of research and teaching attitude for young and aspiring students. This...

  • Ching-Pu Chen

    I am impressed by the cleanness and warm hospitality by Paavai, the moment, we step in. we will cherish our friendship. Thanks.

  • Ying Huei Chen

    A very well organized and the summit, helping universities on both sides. Know more each other and know how to take the next step to...

  • Chin-Hsing Cheng

    ‘Cheng Kung’ means ‘Success’ in Chinese. I wish in the future PAAVAI becomes a great success in incubating younger generation of this great country,India.

  • Dr.Aaron Raymond See

    I would like to thank Paavai University for the honor to be one of the speakers and the hospitality for this visit in India. We...

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