Chemical Engineering
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Received grants from various funding agencies for 7 R&D projects and 10 Seminars/workshop/Conferences.
  • 195 Research publications by faculties.
  • Awarded with One Patent.
  • Received Bronze Medal - National Design Research Forum, awarded by The Institution of Engineers(India), Bangalore, during the academic year 2017 – 2018.
  • Received Ambuja’s IIChE Best Student Chapter Award, during the academic year 2017 – 2018.
  • Two Projects received funds under TNSCST Student Scheme, during the academic year 2017 – 2018.
  • Two Projects were shortlisted for FAER-McAfee Scholar award, during the academic year 2017 - 2018
  • Awarded with “Best Academic Department – 2017”, by the Dr. Kalam Educational Trust for Tribal.
  • Our faculties received the following awards from recognized institutions during the academic year 2017 – 2018.
    • ‘Mentor – 2017’ and ‘Best Teaching Faculty’ - Dr. Kalam Educational Trust for Tribal.
    • ‘Young Women in Engineering (Chemical Engineering)’ - Venus International Foundation, Chennai.
    • ‘Best Academic Familiar Female Faculty’ - South Indian ASDF Awards, Association of Scientists, Developers and Faculty, Bengaluru.
MILESTONES

1994

  • Commencement of B.Tech Chemical Engineering Programme with an intake of 40

2001

  • Accredited by NBA for 5 Years
  • Inauguration of IIChE – KEC Student Chapter

2003

  • Commencement of M.Tech Chemical Engineering Programme with an intake of 18

2004

  • Increase of B. Tech intake from 40 to 60

2005

  • Approval of Faculty Members as Energy Auditors by TNEB
  • Approval of the Chemical Engineering Department R&D CENTRE by Anna University for Pursuing M.S. (Research) and Ph.D. Programmes

2007

  • Accreditation by The Institution of Engineers (India)
  • Re-accreditation by NBA for 5 years
  • Obtained Patent on “Complete Mineralization of a Model Pollutant over modified TiO 2 immobilized on Cylindrical Glass Reactor”

2013

  • Increase of B. Tech intake from 60 to 120

2014

  • Re-Accredititation for 2 years by NBA (Tier I)- Washington Accord Format
  • Short-listed for Best IIP activities by AICTE-CII, New Delhi

2015

  • AICTE-CII Survey (of Industry Linked Technical Institutes) listed the Department in Platinum Band (Highest Level)

2016

  • Extension of Accreditation for 1 year by NA (Tier – 1)

2017

  • MoU with University Malaysia, Pahang
  • Received funded project from TNSCST and FAER McAfee
2018
  • Accredited by NBA - Tier I (Washington Accord) for 3 Years