Sri Chitra Thirunal College of Engineering - SCTCE
The college is a realisation of a long felt need for an institution catering to a growing number of undergraduates opting for technical education.
It seeks to promote education and research in the field of technology; to accumulate effective ideas and techniques likely to promote the socio-economic welfare of the people of Kerala and be able to provide proper guidance and support to young men and women who can make these ideas work.
Campus recruitments are on the rise with a growing number of companies recruiting every year. They are immensely satisfied with the quality of the students of this institution and they keep returning for more.
The management committee is led by the Honorable Minister for Transport and its eminent membership includes representatives of government of kerala viz: - the Higher Education Secretary, Finance Secretary, Transport Secretary, Managing Director of Kerala State Road Transport Corporation.
Sree ChitraThirunal College of Engineering (SCTCE), Thiruvananthapuram, was established by the Govt. of Kerala in the year 1995 in memoriam of the Great Maharaja of Travancore and is affiliated to the University of Kerala with AICTE approval. The institution has the broad objective of being an active agent of change by responding to the needs and challenges of the times by grooming young men and women into technocrats through the process of engineering education, training and research. SCTCE is one of the few colleges in the state having NBA accreditation for all the major departments and ISO 9001: 2000 certification within a short span of time. SCTCE is also having the privilege of being one of the top six colleges in the state aided under the World Bank funded Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP)
Exposing the young minds to the world of technology, SCTCE instills in them plenty of confidence and fortitude to face new challenges and triumph in their chosen areas. The college sustains the development of all facets of the mind culminating in an intellectual and balanced personality. A systematic methodology together with a team of experienced and dynamic faculty with the state of the art and unparalleled infrastructure distinguish the SCTCE learning experience. With a scientifically planned methodology combined with the best in the teaching profession and the state of the art infrastructure, the quality of the engineering education has been almost unparalleled in the region. The institute has turned into a bench mark for others to emulate. With all the seats filled from the year of inception and placements for the eligible outgoing students nearing 100% target, we look forward with confidence to serve the nation with commitment.
The placement cell at SCTCE,(CGPU- Career Guidance and Placement Unit) manages the career guidance and placement activities at SCTCE. The CGPU has been able to place SCT graduates in almost all multinational companies operating in India. TCS, GM, Mahindra, Accenture, Musigma and Infosys are a few to name. In addition to providing near 100% placement, in some cases - multiple job offers, on its on,the CGPU works as a part of Consortium of Government Engineering Colleges' Placement units viz. those at CET, GEC-BH, and LBT in conducting joint recruitment drives, providing resource supports.
The cell is also conducting training programs for SCT students on soft skill developements and new technology trends. Training starts right from first year of the course.