M/s. TVS Motor Company is a flagship company of TVS Group of companies in India engaged in manufacture and marketing of powered Two Wheelers, powered Three wheelers spares and accessories, seating systems, die cast parts, plastic and rubber parts etc.
TCE and TVSM, are jointly desirous of developing a industry supported curriculum program and offer the same to the deserving students.
A Memorandum of understanding was signed between TCE and TVSM on 24th June 2010 with the objective of fostering resource development between two institutions.
The objective was this understanding was regarding Placement, Internship and Curriculum development.
The Students of Second semester B.E Mechanical and Electrical Engineering will be selected based on Two days selection process. The Selection process will contain Aptitude Test, Psychometric Test, Technical Test and Group Activity.
The Students having CGPA more than 6.5 in First semester are eligible to appear for the Test. The Selected students will have complete sponsorship from TVS Motors, Hosur. The Sponsorship will contain Tuition Fee, Hostel Fee, Examination Fee, Books and Shoes. These students will sign a bond for Five years with the company.
The Bond specifies repayment of the sponsorship if the students tend to possess arrears during study from Second semester to Eighth semester and also if the employment period is less than the specified year in the bond.
These students selected will have to maintain CGPA more than 6.5 without arrears.
The Students will undergo Internship every semester vacation in month of May and December.
The Internship will contain the following programs.
- Skill Training at GTTI, Coimbatore
- Jedi Training at TCE, Madurai
- Technical Training at TVSM, Hosur
- Behavioural Training at TVSM, Hosur
- Project Training at TVSM, Hosur
As a part of this program the students would undergo Internship programs at TVSM in every semester vacations in order to enhance the capability and role readiness for TVSM apart from the Curriculum. The Internship will focus behavioral programs such on Time Management, Creativity, Communication, and Attitude. The Students will also undergo Technical programs during vacation. The Expenses of Internship will be completely done by TVSM and they also sponsor expenses of TCE Faculty accompanying students for Internship.
The Curriculum development at TCE is done for all semesters in collaboration with TVSM. The Subject Faculty of TCE and Subject matter experts from TVSM will be formulating the syllabus together through Four Offsite where two offsite at TVSM and Two at TCE will happen every semester. The curriculum was designed competency based focusing on role ready engineers as primary objective. The Curriculum of every semester will be presented in Board of Studies and approved through Academic Council. All the students of Mechanical Engineering will undergo the curriculum.
The Courses will have Course Objectives and they are mapped in order to have their suitable prerequisites at lower semesters. The Project work for the selected students will be offered by the company which will be reviewed by Faculty of TCE through Three reviews before finally presenting to the External examiner.
As a stage of further development, TVSM has proposed to offer an Automotive Engineering lab at TCE campus with a budget of 10 Crores in the forthcoming year.