MESSAGE FROM TRUSTEE

The prestigious large galaxy of educational institutions in South India, popularly christened as "The Nehru Group of Institutions" is a name synonym to world class education. It would be my special privilege and pleasure to welcome one and all to an enchanting world of exclusive higher education for a truly challenging and much rewarding academic career. The campuses serve as a temple of learning for students of various academic streams exceeding 12, 000/- in number.

The ISO 9001 – 2008 certified large conglomeration of institutions has been founded by late P. K. Das an eminent academician and a Philanthropist and is patronized by the Nehru College of Educational & Charitable Trust way back in the year 1968. The group is on its 42nd year of celebration of its selfless, dedicated and yeomen service to the field of higher education.The institutes are duly affiliated to Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, Anna University, Chennai, Anna University, Coimbatore and Calicut University in Calicut.

Located in parts of Tamil Nadu and Kerala states in the extreme South of India, spread over 300 acres of land in five campuses, the Nehru Group hosts around twelve renowned educational institutes catering to the diversified needs of students in Aeronautical Sciences, Engineering, Information Technology, Management, Medicine, Pharmacy and Arts & Sciences.

The Nehru College of Aeronautics & Applied Sciences is uniquely equipped with world class facilities like aeronautical laboratories and workshops and is in possession of ten kinds of aircrafts for training and research which include king Air C 90 beach, Learjet 25 B, Cessna 150 & 152, Europlan aircrafts, Bell and Estron F 28 helicopters.

Most campuses enjoy a salubrious climate and a sarene atmosphere well outside the reach of the buzzling noise of the cities which is an unparallel gift of nature towards an ambience par excellence in academics. The Group is sailing on its high profile academic journey with a disciplined and competent faculty of around 750 strength, world class and modern infrastructure facilities like libraries with online backup, computer laboratories with CAM/CAD and internet and Wi-Fi facilities and classic class rooms, seminars halls, board rooms, laboratories, workshops and production units.

The campuses are provided with a reasonable quantum of residential facilities for the students to stay and take up their academic programmes on a round the clock basis. Day-Scholars commutation to and from the campuses are ably and comfortably facilitated by a strong fleet of transport net work operated by the management to benefit around 7000 students on a daily basis.

The Nehru Group of Institutions are on special academic agenda viz.,

A focused learning and teaching process to instill competency and confidence levels in the minds of students, stimulate thinking and creativity and making them self and 'active learners', and to impart ability to face a given situation or challenge in life through seeking and retrieval of informations,

A wholesome personality enrichment of students through club activities, Association activities, Health clubs, parent-teacher associations, Alumni associations, faculty exchange programmes with industries and corporates, invited and guest lectures, as part of curriculum,

A package to impart technical skills, soft skills communicative skills, team building ability leadership qualities, group and panel discussions and assertiveness in decision making and attitude so as to mould the students not merely into "educated youth" but also into "employable youth",

A well improvised sports and athletics, cultural events, debates, quiz programme etc, for talent building and skill owning and a well conceived monitoring and evaluation system on teaching and learning processes, in all campuses steer headed by senior Academicians backed up by performance assessment of faculties, self appraisals, feedback from students and institutional and departmental heads.

A step into the Nehru Group of Institutions is a right step into a brighter world of education and a knowledge hub.

It is worth one takes up a chance to experience the difference and to enjoy the "Joy of learning".

All of the factors that make up a quality city, safe streets, high paying jobs, strong neighbour-hoods etc emanate from a strong educational premises

Tim Holden