• MECHANICAL ENGINEERINGOpen

    The Department of Mechanical Engineering was started in the year 2012 and has highly qualified, dedicated teaching faculty who provide in-depth knowledge and training in the field of Mechanical engineering covering thermal, manufacturing and design aspects to give exposure regarding the latest research, development and techniques taking place in the mechanical field, catering to the growing needs of the industries.

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    The department is equipped with modern equipments and machineries as per the requirement of the syllabus of Anna University, Chennai. In all the laboratories and workshops, skilled technical professionals are available at any time to train the students. Students are encouraged to enrich their knowledge by utilising the facilities and resources of the department.

    ENGINEERING PRACTICES LABORATORY

    The Foundry Laboratory - the fundamental of the manufacturing process, casting is learnt in this lab. Students learn how to prepare the mould, the method of melting the metal and pouring it into the mould etc. They become familiar with the tools used in foundry shop, casting allowances, casting defects and methods of eradicating the defects. The process of joining similar and dissimilar metals is studied in the welding shop and students gain practical working experience in arc welding, gas welding - gas cutting and soldering and brazing techniques. Students are given training on plumbing work, electrical wiring and wood working in carpentry shop along with the tools and their usage.

    MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY LABORATORY

    Working in a lathe is one of the major requirements of a mechanical engineer. Students become skilled at lathe operations by performing turning, facing, thread cutting, knurling, chamfering, axial drilling, eccentric turning, step turning and taper turning along with the use of various tools. Lathe Tool Dynamometer which is used for measuring the cutting force exerted on the work piece by the tool in a lathe is available.

    FLUID MECHANICS AND MACHINERY LABORATORY

    In Fluid Mechanics and Machinery Laboratory, flow through pipes, orifice, mouthpieces, notches etc. are analysed by the students to measure the velocity of fluid, coefficient of discharge, and coefficient of velocity. The working principle and performance of hydraulic turbines and pumps are also taught here.

    STRENGTH OF MATERIALS LABORATORY

    Strength of Materials Laboratory - students learn to measure the mechanical properties of materials such as tensile strength, compressive strength, torsional strength, hardness of the materials, impact load etc. from metal bars and bricks to concrete cubes. Computerized Universal Testing Machine is one of the highlighted equipments available in this laboratory.

    THERMAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY-I

    In this lab the performance and emission characteristics of petrol engine, diesel engine and multi-cylinder engine are determined. The properties of petroleum fuels like flash and fire point, dynamic viscosity and kinematic viscosity are also determined. The cut - section models of two stroke and four stroke engines are used to draw the port timing and valve timing diagrams.

    THERMAL ENGINEERING LABORATORY-II

    Thermal Engineering Laboratory deals with the experiments related to different modes of heat transfer i.e. conduction, convection and radiation. In this Lab, students become familiar with parallel flow and counter flow heat exchangers, heat transfer in the composite slab, measurement of thermal conductivity, performance of refrigerators and air conditioners and performance of compressors.

    DYNAMICS LABORATORY

    The working principal and functioning of four bar chain mechanism, slider crank mechanism, governor mechanism, gyroscopic mechanism etc. are taught to the students theoretically in the class rooms are demonstrated to them in this laboratory. Vibration characteristics of springs, beams, shafts are also studied. Force transmitted to the foundation, cam profiles and cam jump phenomenon are experimentally learned in this laboratory.

    METROLOGY AND MEASUREMENT LABORATORY

    Student learns to use and calibrate measuring instruments and equipments. The main equipments in which students gain hands on experience are comparator, profile projector, sine bar, floating carriage micrometer, temperature measurement setup, force measurement setup and torque measurement setup.

    MECHATRONICS LABORATORY

    Students learn to design and test and control the fluid power circuits using pneumatic and hydraulic trainer kit. Students also learn to model and analyse basic electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems using LABVIEW software.

    CAD/CAM LABORATORY

    The CAD/CAM laboratory has been set so as to facilitate the students and enable them to perform analysis on various parameters through softwares like AUTOCAD, CREO, ANSYS etc.


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    PROFESSIONAL BODY

    The Professional Body for Mechanical Engineers ‘SAE Collegiate Club’ was inaugurated on the 27th of April, 2016.

    INDUSTRY INTERFACE

    The department is highly connected with Industries through which students are exposed to industrial practices. Guest lectures by eminent industrialists, visits to industrial houses and industrial tours enhance the quality of the students. Students are engaged in industry assignments, internships and projects. They undergo in-plant training in various industries such as Hyundai, Ashok Leyland, Ford Motors, Spic, North Chennai Power Plant, Neyveli Lignite Corporation and Jeppiaar Steel Plant.

    PLACEMENT

    Around 100% of Mechanical Engineering students get placed in various companies like:
    • CSS Corp
    • ECIT-ECIT
    • Tekwizard
    • Vijay Diary
    • Zaison
    • Enchanter
    • Sutherland
    • Pacesetter
    • Eurekaforbes
    • Futurenet
    • Super Lorry
    and have achieved good results in various competitive examinations like GATE, GRE, TOEFEL, CAT etc.





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    Higher study options for a B.E Mechanical Engineering graduate include:

    • Manufacturing Engineering
    • Aerodynamics
    • Aerospace Propulsion
    • Aerospace Structure
    • Thermal Energy and Environmental Engineering
    • Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

    CAREER SCOPE

    Some of the areas where Mechanical Engineers are in demand include:

    • Automobile industry
    • Aerospace industry
    • Steel plants
    • Computer industries
    • Postal departments
    • Banking sector

  • ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERINGOpen Third Slide

    The Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering offers the undergraduate degree providing students with the knowledge and tools required to succeed in the field of Electronics and Communication Engineering. Since its establishment in the year 2006, the department has been focused on creating a high-standard academic environment that provides students with a solid, technical foundation that equips them to compete in the global markets. Several subjects covering fundamentals and advanced topics in the fields of Electronics and Communication. The expert faculty who brings practical experience into the classrooms ensuring that the students are moulded into sucessful professional engineers.

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    LABORATORIES

    The department’s laboratories are well equipped with the latest equipment and advanced software to facilitate students in their pursuit to acquire practical knowledge of Electronics and Tele-Communication.
    • VLSI & Communication Laboratory
    • DSP& Networks Laboratory
    • Microprocessor & Microcontrollers Lab
    • Digital & Linear Integrated Circuits Lab
    • Microwave and Optical Laboratory
    • Embedded System Laboratory
    • Electrical Machines Lab
    • Electron Devices & Circuits Laboratory

    The major equipments in the labs are Analog and Digital Trainer Kits, CRO, Function Generator, D.C Power Supply, Dual and Triple Power Supply, Ammeters, Voltmeter, DRB, DCB, DIB, Digital Multi - Meter, ORCAD CAPTURE with Pspice. IC Tester, Interfacing Kits, MASM – Software, Processor and Controllers Kits, MAT LAB, Universal VLSI Base Board, Fiber Link - E Fiber Optic Trainer Kit based on Laser Diode and Glass Fiber, Fiber Link-E Fiber Optic Trainer Kit, 2 Channel Digital Real Time Storage Oscilloscope 60MHZ, Microwind 3.1 Lab View Software, Network Lab Education Software and Hardware, User: 01, Microwave Equipment(5 Test Bench & Accessories Klystron & Gunn).

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    PROFESSIONAL BODY

    Along with the excellent infrastructural facilities the department has associations with professional bodies like IEEE and ISTE.

    INDUSTRY INTERFACE

    The department is part of CISCO Networking Academy through which the students become network experts and get CCNA certification. The department is a member of ICTACT Academy through which the students’ can develop communication skills. The department promotes continuous learning and research in core and emerging areas with help of IIT alumni club ‘PALS’.

    PLACEMENT

    Every academic year, nearly 100% of final year students get placed as System Engineers, Technical Support Executives, Techno Commercial Trainees, Consultants, and Executive Trainers in various companies such as:
    • Infosys
    • IBM
    • CTS
    • SMART Training
    • Arobot
    • Semantec
    • Rich Magnate Developers
    • Askme Digital Media Company





    SCOPE

    SCOPE FOR HIGHER STUDIES

    ECE provides a wide scope for aspiring engineers to pursue postgraduate studies, Master of Philosophy and Doctorate of Philosophy. It includes specialisations in nanotechnology, robotics, high-speed automated processors in embedded systems and image processors.

    CAREER SCOPE

    There are many job categories for which a person with training in electronic technology may qualify. A few are listed below:

    • Scientists and Engineers
    • Industrial Manufacturing Engineers
    • Technical Sales and Marketing
    • Technical Writers
    • Customer Support Officers
    • Laboratory Technicians
    • Field Service Technicians
    • Service-shop Technicians
    • Engineering Assistants

  • COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERINGOpen

    The Department of Computer Science and Engineering was established in the year 2006 with the objective to provide high quality technical education to students enabling them to excel in the field of engineering. The Department is led by experienced, committed and dynamic faculty who strive to achieve excellence in teaching and mould future computer professionals. The department, known for its emphasis on discipline, strives to equip students with skills necessary to meet challenges of the highly competitive software market.

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    LABORATORIES

    The department laboratories are interconnected through a well-designed seamless network with internet facility to facilitate the students and staff to access subject oriented journals and conference websites.

    COMPUTER LABORATORY 1

    The Lab is equipped with general purpose computers systems that enable students to write and practice C/ C++/ Java based programmes. The lab workstations have industry standard programming, Analytics, Graphics and Open Source softwares.

    Softwares installed: ORACLE, Turbo C/C++ Compiler, Java, Visual Studio, Blender and My SQL.

    Hardware: HCL Workstations (60), FOSS Server, Library Management Server, Backup and Storage Server and Canon Printers.

    System Configuration: HCL Workstations : Dual core 2.20 GHZ, Gigabyte Motherboard, 2GB RAM, 160GB Hard Disk

    CISCO LABORATORY

    The CISCO Lab is equipped with specialised computers that enable the smooth conduct of CCNA, Security, Cloud and Grid Computing experiments, Internet Programming and Mobile Application Development to the students. The lab workstations have various industry standard Networking Packages.

    Softwares installed: CISCO Packet Tracer, IBM Rational Suite, Visual Studio, Eclipse and Net beans, Andriod Simulator, Java, Globus Toolkit, Open Nebula and Eucalyptus.

    Hardware: HCL Workstations/PC (50), ACER Workstations (10) Canon Printers, CISCO Routers and Switches.

    System Configuration:
    ACER Workstations (10): Intel Core i3, 3.7 GHz Processor, 8 GB RAM, 1 TB Hard disk
    HCL Workstations (30): Intel Core i3, 3.3 GHz Processor, 8 GB RAM, 500 GB Hard disk
    HCL Workstations (20): Intel Dual core 2.20 GHz, 4GB RAM, 320 GB Hard Disk


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    The Computer Science and Engineering Department is associated with professional bodies like CSI & ISTE. The faculty members of this community seek to establish, maintain and advance a broad understanding of Computer Science in order to fulfil students’ academic and professional goals.

    INDUSTRY INTERFACE

    The Department of Computer Science and Engineering has Oracle Academy, which enables the students to excel in Oracle packages. The department also has CISCO Networking Academy through which the students become networking experts and get CCNA Certification. The ICACT Academy develops the communication skills of students through the Youth Circle Program. The Department has signed an MOU with ICTACT for creating Center of Excellence for Data Analytics Program. The Department also promotes continuous learning and research in core and emerging areas with help of IIT alumni club ‘PALS’.

    PLACEMENT

    Each year 100% of the CSE students are placed in various reputed companies like:
    • Infosys
    • CTS
    • TCS
    • Syntel
    • Enchanter
    • CSS Corp
    • Sutherland
    • IBM
    • COGNIZANT
    • DELL
    • VIRTUSA
    • HCL
    • CARITOR
    • MAHINDRA SATYAM
    • WIPRO
    • GE Capital Bangalore
    Students who take part in the various competitive examinations such as CIVILS, GATE, GRE, TOEFEL, CAT etc. have got good results.

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    SCOPE FOR HIGHER STUDIES

    The CSE course opens up many opportunities for higher studies since there are various specialisations that can be done such as artificial intelligence, computer engineering, computer graphics, robotics, software engineering and telecommunications engineering.

    CAREER SCOPE

    Computer Science Engineers have vast career opportunities ranging from software designing and development to networking and security administration. A few designations of CSE graduates have been listed below.

    • Software Developers
    • Hardware Engineers
    • System Designer
    • System Analyst
    • Networking Engineers
    • DBA (Database Administrator)

  • INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYOpen

    The Department of Information Technology was established in 2006, under the Faculty of Engineering and Technology. The department has excellent infrastructural facilities to provide quality education in the areas of Information Technology. The faculty members seek to establish, maintain and advance a broad understanding of Computer Science in order to fulfil their academic and professional goals.

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    IT LABORATORY– I

    Total number of computers installed: 60

    Configuration: HCL Dual core 2.6GHz, 160GB Hard Disk, 1GB RAM, 15.6’’ TFT Monitor

    The lab is well equipped with uninterrupted power supply and the latest softwares. Students are encouraged to practice and hone their skills using the latest technologies and softwares such as Cloud, Grid and basic C programmes.

    IT LABORATORY– II


    Total number of computers installed: 60

    Configuration: HCL Dual core 2.2GHz, 160GB Hard Disk, 1GB RAM, 15.6’’ TFT Monitor

    The pre-final year students are allotted a separate computer with tools such as case tools, IBM Rational Rose, Eclipse, and Netbeans for conducting security and network laboratory.

    COMMUNICATION LABORATORY

    Total number of computers installed: 31

    Configuration: HCL Dual core 2.6GHz, 160GB Hard Disk, 1GB RAM, 15.6’’ TFT Monitor

    Clubbed with the Language Development Cell, the computer systems are installed with English mastery software. The students are trained in the areas of verbal communication and group communication.


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    PROFESSIONAL BODY

    The department has associations with professional bodies such as CSI & ISTE.

    INDUSTRY INTERFACE

    The Department of Information Technology is part of Oracle Academy, which enables the students to excel in Oracle packages. The Department also is part of CISCO Networking Academy through which the students become network experts and get CCNA Certification. The department is a member of ICTACT Academy through which the communication skills of students are developed through the Youth Circle Program. The department has signed an MoU with ICTACT for creating CENTER OF EXCELLENCE FOR DATA ANALYTICS PROGRAMME. The department also promotes continuous learning and research in core and emerging areas with help of IIT alumni club ‘PALS’.


    PLACEMENT

    Each year 100% of Alpha’s IT students get placed in various reputed companies like:
    • Infosys
    • CTS
    • TCS
    • Syntel
    • Enchanter
    • CSS Corp
    • Sutherland





    SCOPE

    SCOPE FOR HIGHER STUDIES

    IT is a promising field with numerous opportunities for higher studies both in India and abroad. A few of the specialisation courses have been listed below:

    • Computer Science and Engineering
    • Networking and Communication
    • Software Engineering / Architecture
    • Automation and Computing in Industrial Technologies
    • Technology in Knowledge Engineering
    • Image Processing and Computer Vision
    • Computer Engineering and Information Systems
    • Cyber Security

    CAREER SCOPE

    • Business Analyst
    • Database Administrator
    • IT Consultant
    • Multimedia Programmer
    • Systems Developer
    • UX Analyst
    • Digital Copywriter
    • IT Sales Professional
    • Network Engineer

  • BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERINGOpen

    The Department of Biomedical Engineering started in the year 2006. The department works towards helping students gain comprehensive knowledge of the industrial requirements.

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    The department has well-equipped, state-of-the-art laboratories that meet the requirements and norms set by Anna University and enable students and scholars to pursue research. Well-equipped classrooms and the seminar hall are added credentials to the department, facilitating hassle-free rendering of lectures, conducting group discussions, seminars and guest lecturers for the benefit of the student community.

    BIO MEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION LAB / DIAGNOSTIC AND THERAPEUTIC EQUIPMENT LAB:

    The Biomedical Instrumentation and DTE (Diagnostic and Therapeutic Equipment) labs are equipped with specialised and general purpose computer based data acquisition systems that enable experiments, involving recording and analysis of signals associated with the cardiovascular, neuromuscular, and respiratory systems. The lab workstations have industry standard programming software like Math Works, MATLAB to filter, process, and evaluate experimentally acquired data, allowing for a more accurate assessment of the recorded signals and the correlation with the biological basis of their origin. The lab is designed to serve as a multipurpose teaching facility to support fundamental curricular objectives that include biomedical engineering concepts and signal analysis concepts imparted in Biomedical Signals and Analysis.

    PATHOLOGY AND MICROBIOLOGY LAB / BIOCHEMISTRY AND HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY LAB:

    The Pathology and Human Physiology labs introduce students to standard biochemical techniques in the context of investigating current and exciting research topics; it aids in carrying out experiments into the mechanisms underlying cell growth, estimation and quantification of biomolecules and separation of macromolecules. In this laboratory students gain knowledge in handling and operating the biomedical apparatus like centrifuge, TLC, ophthalmoscope, microtome, compound microscope and practice on chemical examinations, cryoprocessing and histopathological examinations.

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    PROFESSIONAL BODY

    The department is associated with BMESI (Bio-Medical Engineering Society of India) the Professional body for BME.

    INDUSTRY INTERFACE

    A vital aspect of the pedagogy followed in the department is the industry exposure given to students through industrial visits. The department has signed MOUs with - Nice Neotech Medical Systems Pvt. Ltd, Chennai, CSC Corporation, Chennai and Frontier Lifeline Hospital, Chennai.

    Some of the important visits include the following
    • Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
    • Pondicherry Institute of Medical Sciences, Pondicherry
    • The Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital, Chennai
    • AMS Solutions (P) Ltd, Vadaperumpakkam
    • Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute, Porur
    • CURA Healthcare, MEPS, Tambaram
    • Pondicherry Institute of Medical Science, Pondicherry
    • Vellore Institute of Rehabilitation Engineering

    PLACEMENT

    All of the BME graduates get placed in prestigious companies like:
    • E4E
    • AGS Health Care
    • S 10 Health Care
    • ARobot
    • Health Mantra
    • RCM Visionary Health Care





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    SCOPE FOR HIGHER STUDIES

    BME offers a range of options for higher studies, which include specialisations in biomedical engineering, biomedical instrumentation and medical simulation.

    CAREER SCOPE

    Bio-medical engineers are employed in industries, hospitals, research facilities, pharmaceuticals and biomedical research organizations. They are involved in design, development and research of devices, technologies which include modifying the existing equipment, software development, and networking.


  • M.B.A.Open

    The Department of Management Studies is lead by highly qualified and experienced faculty and experts from the industry. Students are encouraged to undertake industry based and internet based assignments, which enhance their analytical as well as problem solving skills. Moreover students undergo extensive training – both technical and non-technical as part of career grooming

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    The department has spacious classrooms, faculty rooms, a well stocked library, fully equipped lab, fully air-conditioned auditorium, seminar halls, student learning centre, etc.





    INDUSTRY INTERFACE

    The Department offers students opportunities to interact with industries on a consistent basis through guest lectures and visits to many renowned companies.

    An index of some companies which our students have visited:
    • Integral Coach Factory, Perambur
    • Madras FertiliserLtd., Chennai
    • Hindustan Lever Ltd., Chennai
    • Tidel Park, Chennai
    • Chennai Port Trust, Chennai
    • Parle Agro Foods, Chennai
    • Ashok Leyland, Chennai
    • VSNL, Chennai
    • Woori Automobiles, Chennai
    • Tuticorin Port Trust

    PLACEMENT

    100% of the MBA graudates are placed every year in prestigious companies. Some of the eminent recruiters include:

    • Blue Star Air-Conditioners
    • CADS Software
    • Crompton Greaves Ltd
    • Godrej
    • HCL
    • ICICI Prudential
    • Deutch Bank
    • Heweltt Packard
    • Indian Express
    • India Bulls
    • Kotak Investments

    SCOPE

    SCOPE FOR HIGHER STUDIES

    MBA graduates can pursue research in M.Phil and Doctoral Programmes. There are many MBA specialisations that can be done. A few specialisation courses are listed below:

    • Human Resource (HR) Management
    • Entrepreneurship Management
    • Sports Management
    • IT Management
    • Environment Management
    • Biotechnology Management
    • Hotel Management
    • Fashion Management
    • Healthcare Management
    • Event Management

    CAREER SCOPE

    The scope for MBA graduates is vast as it is a field that is necessary in professions. A few designations have been listed below.

    • Product Manager
    • Brand Manager
    • Market Research Analyst
    • Territory Manager
    • Marketing Manager