Development of adopted villages through VDP with understading.


The Associate director(CL) and Faculties Coordinate ... and their contribution.

  • Dr.V.Thirumurugan

    Associate Director(CL),Department of Campus Administration,SRMIST

    Unnat Bharat Abhiyan Cell Nodal Officer,UBA-SRMIST.

  • Dr.P.Vijayakumar

    Assoc Prof/ECE, Cordinator Anjur Village and Project Lead

    Dept Of ECE Project @ Anjur village End-To-End Integrated Rationing System for Distribution of Provisions

  • Dr.T.Deepa

    Assoc. prof /ECE, UBA-Coordinator- Orathur Village and Project lead

    Dept of ECE Project @ Orathur village Reverse osmosis plant for rural water treatment.

  • Dr. B. Samuel Jacob

    AP/Biotech Coordinator Nattarasanpattu village and Project lead

    Dept of Biotechnology, School of Bioengineering Project @ Orathur village Versatile Anaerobic reactor for Households to Yield Biogas by Utilizing waste (KISAN VAHYU)

  • Dr.K.S.Vignesh

    Kollathur Village, Coordinator

    UBA-SRMISTAsst.Prof School of Public Health,SRMIST


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  • SRMIST students and staff sowed 5,000 palm seeds in Kadampur lakes near Kalivandapattu village, Chengalpattu district.

     SRMIST students and staff sowed 5,000 palm seeds in Kadampur lakes near Kalivandapattu village, Chengalpattu district. This was done as part of the Institute's Unnat Bharat Abhiyan through the Department of Business Administration, New Generation Foundation and Bharathidasan Green Foundation.

    The event was inaugurated by Dr. V. Thirumurugan Associate Director (Campus Life) in the presence of Dr. Ponniah V.M Dean (School of Management). Mr. Venkata Sastry Director (Career Center) felicitated the staff & students for their contributions. Mr. Ramesh Kannan participated on behalf of the New Generation Foundation.

    The event was attended by many students, teachers and the general public. The event was organised by Mr.Pradeep S, Mr.Meghavannan & Mr.Rajasekar.

  • SRMIST- UBA observed the Swachhata Pakhwada 2021

     The theme of this Swachhata Pakhwada is “Clean India, Green India, Yeh Hai Mera Dream India”.

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Kattankulathur is holding Swachhata Pakhwada 2021, a fortnight-long program observed to ensure mass participation of citizens in Swachhata activities. The inauguration for the event was held on 1st September virtually. About 60 members, including Deans, Directors, faculty members and students, participated in this initiative.  

    Dr. P. Supraja, from Swatchhata organizing team gave a short note on the Institute’s action plan towards Swachhata Pakhwada 2021. The welcome address was delivered by Dr. T. Rajasekaran, professor from Mechanical Engineering and NSS Coordinator of SRMIST. Registrar of SRMIST Dr. S. Ponnusamy gave the presidential address and shared valuable information about the Swachhata initiative in the campus. Director (IHM) Dr. D. Antony Ashok Kumar shared his own experience and importance of swatch movement in the felicitation note.

    Dr. V. M. Gayathri from Swatchhata organizing team delivered the pledge to devote towards 'Swachhata' of our motherland and all the dignitaries and participants have taken an oath for the same. Associate Director (Campus Life) & Nodal Officer for Unnat Bharat Abhiyan Dr. V. Thirumurugan thanked all the dignitaries and participants who took part in the inaugural ceremony. 


    Swachhata Pakhwada 2021, as a part of Swachh Bharat Abhiayan launched by Government of India, is a fortnight-long program observed to ensure mass participation of citizens in Swachhata activities and to transform Swachh Bharat into a citizen’s movement. MHRD has directed all educational institutions to take part in Swachhata Pakhwada 2021 and to set the tone and pace for the Swachhata movement in the country.

  • UBA-SRMIST observed International Beach Cleanup Day

    International Beach Cleanup Day was observed by the National Building Research Center, National Center for Coastal Research Chennai, and SRMIST-Unnat Bharat Abhiyan cleaned up the Kovalam beach. About 150 students and professors joined the clean-up drive held at Kovalam beach. Dr. V. Thirumurugan, Associate Director (Campus Life) SRMIST and Nodal officer Unnat Bharat Abhiyan-SRMIST inaugurated the event under the chairmanship of Dr. Prabhakar Misra, Researcher, Indian Coastal Research Center. 


    The team went on a campaign march from the beach in Kovalam panchayat and ended at the Kovalam bus stand to raise awareness of cleanliness. They were joined by villagers, who also raised awareness on the prevention of the use of plastic, maintain environmental hygiene, and protect the cleanliness of the beach.

  • Ten thousand Palm seeds were sown by SRM university students in UBA adopted village

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST) planted about 10,000 palm seeds on the banks of Siruvanjoor lake and Nattarasanpattu  lake.  The event was inaugurated by the Registrar of SRMIST, Dr. S. Ponnusamy. The event was presided by Mr. Chakrapani, Headmaster of Government Middle School and Head of Parent-Teacher Association of Nattarasanpattu Government School, HoD of Civil Dr. Ravichandran and Associate Director (Campus Life), and Unnat Bharat Abhiyan nodal officer Dr. V. Thirumurugan.

    Bharthidasan Trust jointly coordinated in this program in which 150 students of SRMIST, students of Nattarasnpattu Govt. School and faculty members participated in this event held from morning 6 am. The event was coordinated by S.Pradeep, faculty of Civil and Dr.Samuel, Biotech faculty of SRMIST.

  • SRM signs MoU with SIRD for rural development


    SRM signs MoU with SIRD for rural development


    SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST), Kattankulathur under its Unnat Bharat Abhiyan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with State Institute of Rural Development & Panchayat Raj, TN (SIRD & PR).

    As per this undertaking, both the institutions will conduct collaborative training, seminars, workshops etc.; internship - both short and long term for students of SRMIST at SIRD≺ faculty development programmes; conduct research studies on mutual agreement; carrying out Programme Evaluation and Consultancy on mutual areas of interest, documentation of Case Studies on best practices and its dissemination; Village Adoption Programme and Out-reach Programme for model village, conducting exhibitions/meets and Melas and networking with institutions working for Rural Development & Panchayat Raj.

    The event was presided over by Director of SIRD Mr. S. Samuel Inbadurai, Centre Head, Centre for Networking, Communication and New Initiative Mr. K. P. S. Thillai Nayagam, Junior Faculty (Research) Dr. P. Sathyaraj, Junior Faculty ( Networking) Mr. S. PremKumar from SIRD. From SRMIST, present were Vice Chancellor (Interim) Dr. C. Muthamizhchelvan, Registrar (Interim) Dr. C Ponnusamy, Deputy Registrar and Director ( Hotel Management) Dr. D. Antony Ashok Kumar, Associate Director (Campus life) & Nodal Officer Unnat Bharat Abhiyan/SBSI-SRMIST Dr. V.Thirumurugan and other coordinators.

    Speaking at the signing ceremony, Dr. C. Muthamizhchelvan said, "This collaboration will strengthen and support each other. We can use this as an opportunity to use technology to solve problems in rural areas. We make use of students to come up with the best solution.”

    In his opening remarks, Dr. D. Antony Ashok Kumar said, “SRMIST has been having a long standing relationship with SIRD. We will work mutually in the days to come.”

    Mr. S. Samuel Inbadurai said, “We have seen SRM grow into a top most Institute in the country. We are happy to have this collaboration. This will help students to collaborate with us and do good projects.” He said that the entire process of SIRD has moved from social model to economic model. “We will be happy to get technological support from SRMIST which will help in the livelihood of people from rural areas.”

    The vote of thanks was proposed by Dr. V.Thirumurugan.


  • A virtual learning initiative on COVID-19 Objectives An insight on Covid: From the perspective of Physical and Mental Health

     A virtual learning initiative on COVID-19 Objectives An insight on Covid: From the perspective of Physical and Mental Health

    Unnat Bharat Grama Arogya Series: A Tribute to Late. Prof. Rajendra Prasad (Founding pillar of UBA Program)

    16.06.2021 (Wednesday) at 10.00 AM – 11.00 AM.

    Languages: English & Tamil

    Coordinating Institutes: RCI-IIT Madras &

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST), Kattankulathur Campus, Chennai with NCI-IIT Delhi.

    Expert Names /Speakers:

    ·         Doctor M. Logaraj, Associate Dean, SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Kattankulathur, Chennai, presented Stress Management and preventive measures for COVID 19.

    Doctor K. Subramaniyam, Professor, General Medicine, SRM Medical College Hospital & Research Centre, Kattankulathur, Chennai, presented the Physical Health and Home Management of Covid-19 and when to approach a Doctor?

    The online webinar is formally initiated at 10 AM by the organizing coordinator, Prof. Dr B S Murty, RCI-IIT Madras. Dr. V. Thirumurugan,  PI give the welcome address, Nodal Officer-UBA-SRMIST to invite the Speakers and facilitated NCI and RCI coordinators. The speakers shared their valuable experiences and insights on the Prevention of Covid, how to manage the mental stress among all the stakeholders during the Covid, how to cope during home quarantines, what are instruments and essential medicines to be ready with the people, what are healthy food practices, necessary hygienic activities, when to approach the doctors, how to handle the children during the lockdown, how to prevent the students and children’s physical and mental activities from minimizing the gadgets addiction.

    The speakers have enthusiastically answered the queries of the participants with practical facts and measures about Covid and allied issues. We appreciate your keen interest in clearing the doubts of the participants. We will certainly follow your suggestions to combat the present pandemic situations. The number of participants is about 250, including faculty, students, institute representatives, health workers, schoolteachers, village community. The webinar is one of the needs of the hour topics. One of the interesting questions is that how to manage children’s physical and mental health during Covid. The expert’s answer is that the children are affected due to the indoor and online recreational addicts. The issue is to be handled sensitively and we need to take more positive measures to involve physical and mental activities to divert the children from online addictions.  

    The event is completed with the vote of thanks by Dr R. Senthil, SRMIST and Dr T. Deepa, SRMIST, for all the efforts taken by NCI and RCI coordinators and speakers for their most beneficial discussions and the participants for the most significant turnaround from the public, adopted villages and faculties and students from various HEIs.

    YouTube Link           https://youtu.be/0tIcuUqxETQ

  • கொரானாவை வெற்றி கொள்வோம்-இணையவழியிலான கருத்தரங்கு

    எஸ்.ஆர்.எம். அறிவியல் மற்றும் தொழில்நுட்பக் கல்வி நிறுவனத் தமிழ்ப்பேராயம் மற்றும் எஸ்.ஆர்.எம். உன்னத் பாரத் அபியான் இணைந்து இணையவழியிலான  ‘கொரானாவை வெற்றி கொள்வோம்’ என்ற கருத்தரங்கைத்தை 14.06.2021 திங்கள் கிழமை அன்று மாலை 3 மணியளவில்  நடத்தியது. பல்வேறு கல்லூரிகளைச் சேர்ந்த பேராசிரியர்கள், மாணவர்கள், வெளிநாடு மற்றும் உள்நாட்டில்  இருந்து பங்கேற்ற 100க்கும் மேற்பட்ட பார்வையாளர்களைக் கொண்ட இந்நிகழ்வில் எஸ்.ஆர்.எம். அறிவியல் மற்றும் தொழில்நுட்பக் கல்வி நிறுவன வளாக வாழ்வின் இணை இயக்குநரும், எஸ்.ஆர்.எம். உன்னத் பாரத் அபியான் அமைப்பின் திட்ட அலுவலருமான முனைவர் வ. திருமுருகன் அவர்கள் உன்னத் பாரத் அபியான் செயல்படுத்தும் பல்வேறு திட்டங்களை எடுத்துரைத்ததோடு சிறப்பு விருந்தினர் உள்ளிட்ட அனைவரையும் வரவேற்று வரவேற்புரை ஆற்றினார். 

    தலைமையுரையாற்றிய தமிழ்ப்பேராயத்தின் தலைவர் முனைவர் கரு. நாகராசன் அவர்கள் இந்த பெருந்தொற்றுக் காலத்தில் ஏற்பட்ட வாழ்வியல் சிக்கல்கள் குறித்து எடுத்துரைத்தார்.  சிறப்பு விருந்தினராக  மருத்துவ இலக்கிய மாமணி, பாரதி பணிச்செல்வர்  மருத்துவர் கு. கணேசன் அவர்கள் பங்கேற்றார். சிறப்பு விருந்தினர் தமது உரையில் கொரானா எங்கிருந்து உருவானது, அது பரவும் விதம், அதனால் ஏற்படும் பாதிப்பு, கொரானாவில் இருந்து நம்மைக் காக்கும் வழிமுறைகள், கொரானா அறிகுறிகள் இருப்பின் உடனடியாக மருத்துமனை செல்லுதலின் அவசியம், முகக் கவசம் அணியும் முறை மற்றும் அதன் முக்கியத்துவம், கைகளை அடிக்கடி சோப்பு போட்டு கழுவுவதின் பயன், தனிமனித இடைவெளியின்  தேவை  போன்றவை குறித்து தெளிவாக எடுத்துரைத்தார். மேலும், மக்கள் அனைவரும் தவறாது தடுப்பூசி போட்டுக்கொள்ள வேண்டும் என்றும் அறிவுறுத்தினார். 

    பாரதி பணிச்செல்வர்  மருத்துவர் கு. கணேசன்

    பொதுமக்கள் அனைவருக்கும் பயனுள்ள வகையில் அமைந்த இந்நிகழ்வில் முனைவர் ஜே. ஜெகத்ரட்சகன் அவர்கள் நிறைவாக நன்றியுரை கூறினார். நிகழ்ச்சியைத் திரு மு. பாலசுப்பிரமணி அவர்கள் தொகுத்து வழங்கினார். உலக இரத்ததான தினமான 14.06.21 அன்று  நடைபெற்ற இந்த கொரானா விழிப்புணர்வு நிகழ்வு 

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    Unnat Bharat Abhiyan SRMIST

    • Street :SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur - 603 203
    • Person :SRM OFFICE
    • Phone :+91-44-2745 5510
    • District :Chengalpattu
    • State :Tamil Nadu
    • Country :India
    • Email :ubasrmist@gmail.com

    SRM Institute of Science and Technology, is a deemed university located in Kattankulathur, Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu, India, near Chennai.

    It was founded in 1985 as SRM Engineering College in Kattankulathur