KONGUNADU ARTS AND SCIENCE COLLEGE (AUTONOMOUS)

Institution Affiliated to Bharathiar University

G.N.Mills Post, Coimbatore - 641029, Tamil Nadu, INDIA

  • Re-accredited by NAAC with 'A' Grade 3.64 CGPA (3rd Cycle)
  • College of Excellence (UGC)
  • Co-Educational Institution Approved by UGC, New Delhi
  • NIRF Rank: 51 (All Over India)

ISCA ANNUAL REPORT 2009 - 2010

The following activities have been organised during the year 2009-2010 in collaboration with the Life Science Departments of the Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore - 29 :

  • Guest Lecture Series - A One-day guest lecture series was held on 03rd February, 2010. The First lecture on "Oceanographic instruments and general sampling procedures" by Dr. A.A. Mohamed Hatha, Reader, School of Marine Sciences, Cochin University of Science & Technology, Cochin was followed by a second lecture on "Nanotechnology and its applications" by Mr. S. Balaji, Lecturer in Microbiology, Hindustan Arts and Science College, Coimbatore. The Lectures were well received by the Researchers and Science students.
  • Industrial visit - Bannai Amman Biocomposting Unit-An Industrial visit was arranged for the Undergraduate and Postgraduate students of Biotechnology, Kongunadu Arts and Science College, Coimbatore to the Biocomposting Unit of the Bannari Amman Institute at Bhavani for educational and scientific purposes. They were given a detailed demonstration on the various processes and techniques for creating enriched farm yard manure. The process involved open aerobic composting and sugarcane baggase using microbial methods. The students had detailed discussions with the Institute faculty and were thankful to the management of Kongunadu Arts and Science College and the ISCA Chapter for arranging such a useful educational Institute visit.