Awards & Scholarships

The Honours List These are awarded to the top five students of each branch based on the aggregate marks secured on first attempt till the previous semester university examinations. Selected students will receive a merit certificate, will be issued three more books from the library, and can have 100 pages printed free of cost from the Central Computing Facility. The toppers in each class will also be awarded with a cash prize sponsored by the alumni.

Perfect Attendance Award These are awarded to all students who secure 100% attendance in each semester. Selected students will receive a merit certificate, will be issued three more books from the library, and can have 100 pages printed free of cost from the Central Computing Facility.

Merit Award in Mathematics These are awarded to students who get either A+ or O grade in all core Mathematics courses (MA 101, MA 102, MA 201, MA 202/204) offered in the first four semesters. Only the marks on the first attempt will be considered for the award. Cash prizes will be awarded to the meritorious students.

Merit Award in Humanities These are awarded to students who get either A+ or O grade in all the three humanities courses viz. Business Economics, Life Skills and Principles of Management. Only the marks on the first attempt will be considered for the award. Cash prizes will be awarded to the meritorious students.

Proficiency Awards These are awarded at the end of the fourth year to those students who have secured the maximum marks in each branch, based upon the total marks secured by the student up till the seventh semester. The award carries a cash prize and a proficiency certificate.

Gold Medals & Merit Awards /Special Awards for Outstanding Performers
These are awarded to the toppers in each branch based on the total marks scored by them by the end of the programme. The gold medals and certificates will be awarded on the Course Completion Day of the subsequent year. Special Awards, consisting of Certificate and Cash Awards, are given to students who perform outstandingly well in a semester, and score A, A+ or O in all subjects in the semester-end university examinations. These are awarded during the Course Initiation Ceremony of the new admissions.

Prof. Dr. Rajan V.K. Pillai Memorial Award

This award is instituted in memory of the former Professor and Head, DCS, late Prof. Dr Rajan V.K. Pillai, who was instrumental in establishing and developing the department and its facilities, and introducing new courses and electives. It is awarded to either a B.Tech. or an M.Tech. student on the basis of his/her outstanding academic/ research performance, and presented on the Course Completion Day.

Special Endowment Award for GATE top scorer

This award has been instituted by Prof. M. Mahadevan, former Principal, RSET in memory of his parents, the late Sri. T. A. Mahadevan Pillai & Smt. K.N Seetha, and is awarded to the top scorer in the GATE examination. It is presented on the Course Completion Day.

Scholarships

The toppers in the merit list for admission will be given scholarships as decided by the management. The scholarships will continue in the subsequent years provided the students maintain good conduct and the prescribed SGPA in the semester-end examinations. Students belonging to economically weaker sections, who secure admission based on the allotment by the Commissioner of Entrance Examinations, will be granted 100% fee concession, provided they possess BPL card or other documentary evidence. The number of scholarships is limited to ten.