Faculty Development Programme on 07th & 08th December 2017 KCT Business School
Publishing in Premier Journals
(Scopus, ABDC, Web of Science, UGC, Anna University Annexure listed Journals)
Educational institutions having high research and publications receive high visibility. Today institutions encourage academicians to do high end research work and publish them in premier journals. Faculty member are expected to publish quality research beyond teaching, which aids their teaching in a better and practical way. Institutions pays more attention to publication as this has been highly recognized by various rating and accreditation agencies across the globe. Research publications build credentials for individual faculties and quality enhancement for the institute as well. In reality, publications in premier journals is more demanding as one has to find the right journal, understanding the processes and satisfy the pre – requisites of that journal-all of these poses a big challenge. This faculty development programme on ‘Publishing in Premier Journals’ is intended to support researchers in their quest for publishing their scholarly publications in Scopus, ABDC, Web of Science, UGC, Anna University Annexure listed Journals.
Kilappu- KCT’s Kickstarter is a forum to explore the ideas of KCTians into a startup or a business. The forum will be launched after all the initial start up plans are fulfilled. One of the startups under Kilappu named ‘Karts’ was launched on 23.10.2017. Karts is an art market in which the arts, paintings, crafts and jewels are the specialties.
* The intention is to sell the art works done by students in KCT.
* Free Mehndi and Nail Arts were done for the first 10 customers on the day of the launch.
* Free bracelets and tattoos, an art showcase etc., are to be done on the coming days.
‘Rental Cycles’ is another startup under Kilappu which was launched on the same day. The aim of this startup is to provide cycles for KCTians on rental basis.
* Daily rental will be ₹10 and the monthly rental will be ₹200.
* Billing is done by KCT stores where the students can pay through their ID cards.
Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering is organizing a two week AICTE sponsored Faculty Development program on “INTERNETWORKING TECHNIQUES AND FRAMEWORK FOR NEXT GENERATION SMART ENVIRONMENTS” from 11th-24th December 2017.