Last Updated On:04/10/2023   
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Department of Curriculum Development


The Centre develops new curricula for diploma programmes in engineering and also revises the existing curricula at regular intervals. It also prepares Instructional material.

The Centre offers training programmes in the core areas of curriculum development and evaluation, NBA Accreditation Procedures, Professional development of faculty, Institutional development and peripheral areas like Textiles technology, Printing technology and Basic Sciences. It also offers every year “Advanced Certificate Course in Curriculum Design and Instructional Material Development” for overseas participants.
The Centre carries out the activities related to short term academic programmes, which include the staff development need analysis, short course panning, and consolidation as a Course Brochure, execution of 200 plus short courses that are being conducted for polytechnic and engineering college faculty every year and maintaining of the data.
The center is responsible for preparing planning documents including Results Framework Document, Outcome Budget, Annual Report and preparation of data and reports for MHRD and other agencies.
The Centre has carried out consultancy projects in the areas of DPR for establishing new polytechnics, Programme evaluation and Institutional Evaluation for major interventions such as World Bank Assisted Project.


Dr.M.Senthil kumar, M.Tech., Ph.D., Professor


   044 -2254 5418
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Degree Institution/University Specialization
B.E. Bharathidasan University Mechanical Engineering
M.Tech., National Institute of Technology(REC) Energy Engineering


Energy Engineering
Automobile Engineering Refrigeration & Air conditioning


Non-conventional Energy Sources
Modern Trends in Automobile Technology
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
Industrial Automation and Mechatronics
Advances in Manufacturing Techniques
Computer-Aided Design
Computer-Aided Manufacturing
Curriculum Development for Mechanical & Allied Branches


Involved in the teaching work as Course coordinator/resource person in the Short term courses
Involved in Curriculum Revision, Instructional Material Development and Media Development
Installed the renewable energy equipment like solar street lights, solar water heater and solar lighting systems for the benefit of the institute
Installed the equipment in the department for the effective running of the training courses
Visited all the Institute Extension Centers and involved the academic & administrative activities of those centers
Involved in the conferences, seminars, workshops, OTC Programmes, sports meet and served as a committee member in various capacities
Good liaison with other departments of NITTTR, Industries and other technical institutions for the development of the institute

No. of Workshops, Seminars, Conferences, Short term courses Attended : 10 Nos.

Role of Formal and Non-Formal Education in Environmental Sustainability " in the National Level Conference on Environmentally Conscious Design and Manufacturing-Issues and Challenges held at Kumaraguru College of Technology, Coimbatore on 23rd, 24th July 2004
" Ethics in Teaching Profession " in the one-day workshop of Ethics in Engineering held at Rajalaxmi Engineering College on 9th January 2004.