Alpha College of Engineering, Thirumazhisai, recently celebrated its sixth graduation day at the institute premises. The chief guest of the function was Dr.K.Sekar, Director, Directorate of Collegiate Education, Chennai. Graduates who passed out during the academic year 2014 -2015 received their graduation certificates from the chief guest. 221 students from Departments of – BME (Bio Medical Engineering), CSE (Computer Science Engineering), ECE (Electronics & Communication Engineering), IT (Information Technology) and MBA received their respective UG & PG degree certificates. Ms.V.Yuvarani from the department of Bio Medical Engineering secured a University Rank.
In his address to the graduates, the Chief Guest Dr.K.Sekar, quoted profusely from the “Seven deadly sins”, written by Mahatma Gandhi, that is based on natural principles and laws, not on social values and mainly focused on idioms like - Wealth Without Work, Pleasure Without Conscience, Knowledge Without Character, Business Without Morality (Ethics), Science Without Humanity, Religion Without Sacrifice and Politics Without Principle. He impressed on the students to work with integrity and principles of humanity. The Chairperson Dr.Grace George, Vice Chairperson Mrs.Suja George, Principal Dr.K.Raja, and the Vice Principal Dr.Anita Titus graced the occasion.
Alpha Group of Institutions having 50 years of experience in the field of education started the Alpha College of Engineering more than a decade ago to offer quality engineering education and foster the latest in engineering and technology. Alpha perceives academia and industry as complementary entities that stand to mutually gain from each other’s strengths. To this end, Alpha places great emphasis on developing strong links with the industry through joint programs, invited lectures and workshops. Doyensys, Accel animation studios, Orchid pharmaceuticals, Ford India, St. Thomas hospitals and New Hope hospitals are some of the esteemed industry partners of Alpha. Students are constantly exposed to a host of activities that hone their technical and intellectual skills.
At Alpha great importance is placed on research based teaching. The state-of-the-art infrastructure includes well equipped laboratories and sports facilities. The college has to its credit a proven track record of industry internships and 100% placements. It has geared up its students for recruitment in coveted corporates like Cognizant, Mphasis, Infosys, HCL Technologies, Sun Pharmaceuticals, Bajaj Capital, Google etc.