Jeppiaar Engineering College has an explicit mission of preparing its students for higher education to enrich them with the practical skills necessary to excel as future professionals and entrepreneurs for the benefit of Nation’s economy and lifelong learning, .i.e. equip them with values, ethics and skills needed to enrich their lives and enable them to contribute for the progress of society. Besides, they also want to excel in services such as teaching & learning, research & innovation by promoting the principles of scientific analysis and creative thinking.
Providing Cutting Edge Technical Education
Jeppiaar Engineering College is an ISO 9000:2001, inaugurated on 15th August 2001 under the determined leadership of the honorable Chairman, Late. Col. Dr. Jeppiaar. It is affiliated to Anna University, and in a short period of time, it had started growing into an institution that provides excellent technical education while keeping the overall growth and development of the students as priority. Both academic and non-academic activities are given utmost importance.
At Jeppiaar, they have accomplished staff, quality driven innovation and superior accountability, which are the reason for their students’ achievements, both in academic and co-curricular activities. The college is dedicated to equip future graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to work and excel in ever more aggressive global environment. Pursuing the goal of constant and innovative learning, the Institution prepares the students to score commendably in the academics and achieve desired goals. The college develops the students’ personality through placement training and personality development programs. They determinedly follow a strict framework of discipline and counseling.
Visionary Leader Nurturing Minds
Dr. Regeena. J. Murli, B.E., M.B.A., Ph.D. is the Managing Director of the Jeppiaar Engineering College. She has led the college from its fledgling state to an institution to reckon with. Her vision and dedication to the root of technical education integrated with her dynamic approach to leadership has made a difference to the progression of the college.
She believes, “Aiming low is a crime. Aim high because you have only one life to live. Try out everything, do not hesitate to speak out. Live this one life to the fullest. There is no limit to what you will achieve!” Dr. Regeena started working with her father Late. Col. Dr. Jeppiaar who is one of the pioneers of privatisation of engineering education in TamilNadu, at the early age of around 20, which has helped a lot in inculcating a sense of responsibility and discipline in the journey of this technical educationalist.
Regeena is an intuitive philanthropist. She provides a platform to excel through the Jeppiaar Sports Academy that offers free schooling, sports training and hostel for underprivileged students. “We go to remote areas and pick out those children who need our help the most. We then help them in all ways possible”, she asserts. She is also associated with quite a number of NGOs contributing towards needy and deprived sections of society in best possible way.
Building the Nation with Comprehensive, Strategic Education
Jeppiaar offers various four year engineering programs including Bachelor of Engineering in Aeronautical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Bio Technology, Information Technology. Along with the undergraduate programs the college also offers certain full time post graduate programs, such as MBA, M.E. Power Electronics, M.E. VLSI, M.E. Computer Science Engineering, M.E. Mechatronics and M.Tech. Bio Technology.
Awards & Scholarships
The Education Development Cell of Jeppiaar Engineering College organizes Jeppiaar Icon Award ceremony every year to recognize and honor the successful and alumni entrepreneurs from different industries. Thus, EDC quenches the thirst of students to turn out as entrepreneurs to lead the nation. Moreover, Achievers Day is also celebrated every year for recognizing the outstanding achievements of students in academic and non-academic activities.
Jeppiaar Engineering College also offers special merit scholarships for students from BC and MBC Community having family income less than Rs.50000, SC Community having family income less than Rs.60000 and Chief Minister’s Scholarship for undergraduate students with a score of over 1000 out of 1200 in 12th standard.
Jeppiaar Engineering College encourages the students to get educational loans from various governments, banks and other financial institutions. Moreover, first three toppers in every branch are awarded scholarships after each semester examination.
Hi-tech Infrastructure and Campus Facilities
Jeppiaar’s infrastructure includes a state of the art air-conditioned computer laboratory with servers and internet service. Workshop comes equipped with welding and smithy equipments that enhance the experience of engineering students. On the other hand, each and every department has its own discipline based laboratories for study and research.
The other facilities in college include separate hostels for boys and girls, extensive libraries, a fully air conditioned seminar halls, reading hall, outdoor & indoor sports grounds, a medical facility which supports routine medical check-up to ensure good health for all residents and a huge mess with dining hall, kitchen, ice cream parlor, and other facilities for Staff, Students and visitors. The college offers exceptional transport facilities to all the students who travel from different parts of the city. The college campus also includes banking facility with Indian Bank for the convenience of students, Teaching and Non-teaching Staff.
Building Responsible Characters
The Jeppiaar Educational Trust was established with the sole purpose of providing cutting edge technical education that is both accessible and affordable by establishing premier colleges of Engineering and Management studies. The management at Jeppiaar encourages students to build character through sports and other physical and spiritual development activities like Yoga which gives ample opportunities to hone their talents in cultural fields like dance and music. They believe in the complete development of their students and encourage them by providing the best of incentives and infrastructure. Students are nurtured with quality of ethics and technical knowledge t and to be responsible citizens. Their staffs are adequately equipped to guide students in the right direction in all fields of study and co-curricular activities too. The overall ambience provides wide range of opportunities to exhibit the academic and extracurricular talents.
Career Opportunities at Jeppiaar
The students at Jeppiaar undergo several training programs to improve their skills in all aspects. Separate training and motivational courses are conducted for placements, English communication skills and leadership skills improvements. Various training companies also offer an on-campus training facility; some of them are BEC, INFOSYS, WIPRO, AMCAT, IMS etc.
The Placement Cell of Jeppiaar fosters ‘Excellence, Enthusiasm and Inspiration’ in students and provides the right environment for their development. The Cell motivates and counsels the students to realize their potential and thrives to achieve the vision of providing human resources of world class excellence, quality and ethics to the industries in India and abroad and standing up to their expectations.
Jeppiaar also grooms entrepreneurs for the growth and development of our nation through entrepreneurship development cell (EDC) commenced in 2005. Hence, engineering graduates, instead of depending only on job as a medium of their career, are provided with an alternative to get self-employed and pave the way for many more employment opportunities to their peers and juniors by turning as Entrepreneurs through EDC.
Future Endeavors of Jeppiaar
Jeppiaar is moving towards developing into a research center and is adopting several villages, digitizing them and implementing strategies that can improve their lives and make quality education easily available for poor students. The college has its main aim to announce new courses and adapt swiftly to new trends.