AICTE Mandatory Disclosure

Mandatory Disclosure : Updated on 12.02.2014
1. AICTE File No. : Southern / 1-1339417603 / 2013 / EOA
Date & Period of Last approval : 03.04.2013 – for 2013-14

2. NAME OF THE INSTITUTION
Name of the Institution : SONA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY (AUTONOMOUS)
Address of the Institution : Sona Nagar, Thiagarajar Polytechnic College Road, Suramangalam (PO)
City & Pin code : Salem - 636005
State/UT : Tamil Nadu
Phone number with STD code : 0427 – 4099999
Fax number with STD code : 0427 – 4099888
Office hours at the Institution : 9.30 A.M. to 6.30 P.M.
Academic hours at the Institution : 8.50 A.M. to 4.50 P.M.
Email : info@sonatech.ac.in
Website : www.sonatech.ac.in
Nearest Railway Station (dist in Km) : 1 KM
Nearest Airport (dist in Km) : 10 KM

3. Type of Institution
Type of Institution : Private-Self Financed
Category (1) of the Institution : Non Minority
Category (2) of the Institution : Co-Ed

4. Name of the organization running the Institution
Name of the organization running the Institution : Chockalingam Trust
Type of the organization : Trust
Address of the organization : Sona Nagar, Thiagarajar Polytechnic College Road, Suramangalam (PO)
Registered with : Joint Sub Registrar II, Salem
Registration Date : 19.08.1998
Website of the Organization : www.sonatech.ac.in

5. Name of the Affiliating University
Name of the affiliating University : Anna University, Chennai
Address : Guindy, Chennai – 600 025.
Website : www.annauniv.edu
Latest affiliation period : 2013 - 2014

6. Name of Principal / Director
Name of Principal / Director : Dr. V. Jayaprakash
Exact Designation : Principal
Phone number with STD code : 0427 – 4099992
FAX number with STD code : 0427 – 4099888
Email : principal@sonatech.ac.in
Highest Degree : Ph. D.
Field of specialization : Mechanical Design

7. Governing Board Members
S. No. Name Category Designation
1 C. Valliappa Management Chairman
2 Chocko Valliappa Management Vice Chairman
3 Thyagu Valliappa Management Vice Chairman
4 R. Srivatsan Management Chartered Accountant
5 Dr. C. V. Koushik Teacher of the College Director – Academics
6 Dr. K. Karunakaran Teacher of the College Dean, First Year BE/BTech
7 Padma Bhushan
Dr. R. Kumar
Educationalist Professor, IISC, Bangalore
8 Dr. S. Subramanian Educationalist Former Vice – Chancellor
Bharathiar University Coimbatore
9 Dr. S. Xavier Alphonse SJ UGC Nominee Director, Indian Centre for Research and Development of Community Education (ICRDCE), Chennai
10 Dr. A. Ebenezer  Jayakumar State Government Nominee Director Academics,
Sri RKCE, Coimbatore
11 Dr. S. Sukumar University Nominee Professor of Civil Engineering, Government College of Engineering, Salem
12 Dr. V. Jayaprakash Ex-officio
(Member Secretary)
Principal
Frequency of meetings & date of last meeting : Once in a Year. 31.01.2013

8. Academic Council Members
S.NO CATEGORY DESIGNATION NAME
1 Chairman Principal Dr. V. Jayaprakash
2 Academics Director Dr. C.V. Koushik
3 Deans and Heads of the Departments 1.  Director - MBA Dr. Latha Krishnan
4 2.  Director – MCA  Dr. G.M.Kadhar Nawaz
5 3. Dean – Admissions & HOD – Science Dr. K.Karunakaran
6 4.  HOD – FT  Prof. G. Gunasekaran
7 5.  HOD – EEE  Dr.C.Easwarlal
8 6.  HOD – CSE Dr. B. Sathiyabhama
9 7.  HOD – MECH  Dr. R. Venkatesan
10 8.  HOD – IT Dr. J. Akilandeswari
11 9.  HOD – ECE (UG) Prof. B. Gopi
12 10. HOD – ECE (PG) Dr. K.R. Kashwan
13 11. HOD – Civil Prof. K.Prasad Babu
14 12. HOD – Humanities Dr. M. Renuga
15 13. HOD – Maths Ms.S.Jayabharathi
16 Four Teachers 1. Professor – EEE Dr. S.Padma
17 2. Professor – ECE Dr. R.S. Sabeenian
18 3. Associate Professor – FT Dr. M. Rameshkumar
19 4. Professor – Physics Dr. R. Raja Sri Sen Jaiswal
20 Five Experts representing from all branches of Engineering Senior Manager – Learning & Development,
Titan Industries Limited,
Hosur.
Mr. R.N. Elangovan
21 Senior General Manager,
Consolidate Construction Consortium Limited,
Chennai.
Mr. K. Sukumar
22 Principal, Ahalia School of Engineering and Technology, Palakkad. Dr. R.K.Suresh
23 General Manager – Operations, KMD Texcrafts, Salem. Mr. K. Gopinath
24 Security Architect,
Hewlett Packard, Bangalore – 560100.
Dr. Kapaleeswaran Viswanathan
25 Three nominees of the Anna University, Chennai Professor and Head, Department of Civil Engineering, Anna University, Chennai Dr. K. Ilamparuthi
26 Professor and Chairman, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Anna University, Chennai Dr. T.V. Geetha
27 Professor and Director, Institute of Energy Studies, Anna University, Chennai Dr. R. Velraj
28 Research and Development Professor and Dean (PG-CSE) Dr. M. Usha
29 Professor and Dean (Civil-R&D) Dr. R. Malathy
30 Controller of Examinations Deputy Controller and Associate Professor - Science Dr.S. Radjarejesri
31 Director – HR, Head – Placement and Training Professor – IT Prof.B.Saravanan
32 Placement Corporate Relationship Officer Mr. S. Balamurugan
33 Training Trainer Dr. S. Anitha
34 Member Secretary (Nominated by the Principal) Associate Professor –IT Prof.G.Prakash
Frequency of meetings & date of last meeting : Twice in a Year 17.8.2013

9. Executive Component : Organisation chart and Process

10. Student Feedback on Institutional Governance/faculty performance

A student feedback mechanism is available in the institution. Twice in a semester, the students provide the feedback of staff in the prescribed format.

SONA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, SALEM – 636 005.
STUDENTS EVALUATION FORM

Year : Semester: Dept. Date:
Sl No Name of the Subject Name of the staff member Good Satisfactory Not satisfactory
1
2
3
4
5

11. Grievance redressal mechanism for faculty, staff and students

12. Department wise Details

13. Department wise Teaching Faculty Detailed AICTE Bio-data Form

14. Admission Quota
Admission Quota : Engineering & Technology
Entrance Test/ Admission Criteria : No Entrance Test in Tamil Nadu.
Admission based on the marks obtained in +2 Examinations
(Physics + Chemistry + Mathematics)
Lowest cutoff marks in Previous year : Click here
Fees in rupees : Accredited Courses Rs. 45,000/-
Not Accredited Courses Rs. 40,000/-
Number of Fee Waivers offered :
Year No. of Students
2013 0
2012 22
2011 7
Admission Calendar : May to June
PIO Quota : YES


Admission Quota : Master of Business Administration
Entrance Test/ Admission Criteria : A pass in any Bachelor’s Degree (3 Years) from a recognized university Admission based on TANCET and CET Entrance Score
Cut off/last candidate admitted :
OC BC BCM MBC SC SCA ST PH
2012 - 13 2013 - 14 2012 - 13 2013 - 14 2012 - 13 2013 - 14 2012 - 13 2013 - 14 2012 - 13 2013 - 14 2012 - 13 2013 - 14 2012 - 13 2013 - 14 2012 - 13 2013 - 14
20.8 14.4 16.4 7.4 16.2 5.6 13.6 8.6 10.8 4 3.6 2.8 1.4 8.6 - 0.4
Fees in rupees : Accredited Courses Rs. 36,000/-
Non Accredited Courses Rs. 30,000/-
Number of Fee Waivers offered : Not Applicable
Admission Calendar : May to June
PIO Quota : YES


Admission Quota : Master of Computer Applications
Entrance Test/ Admission Criteria : Admission Based on TANCET Entrance test and Maths subject in +2 or any degree
Cut off/last candidate admitted
(Regular)
:
OC BC BC-M MBC SC ST SCA
2012-13 2012-13 2012-13 2012-13 2012-13 2012-13 2012-13
30.75 25.5 18.75 23.75 10.25 - 9.75
OC BC BC-M MBC SC ST SCA
2013-14 2013-14 2013-14 2013-14 2013-14 2013-14 2013-14
25 10 16.75 7.75 5.25 - -
Cut off/last candidate admitted
(Lateral)
:
OC BC BC-M MBC SC ST SCA
2013-14 2013-14 2013-14 2013-14 2013-14 2013-14 2013-14
- 24 - 23.25 22.25 8.25 -
Fees in rupees : Accredited Courses Rs. 36,000/-
Non Accredited Courses Rs. 30,000/-
Number of Fee Waivers offered : Not Applicable
Admission Calendar : May to June
PIO Quota : YES

15. Infrastructural Information

16. Academic Sessions
Academic Sessions : Engineering & Technology
Examination System, Year /Semester : Semester Pattern @ Two semester per year
Period of declaration of results : within 1 – 2 months after closure of examinations


Academic Sessions : Master of Business Administration
Examination System, Year /Semester : Semester Pattern @ Two semester per year
Period of declaration of results : within 1 – 2 months after closure of examinations


Academic Sessions : Master of Computer Applications
Examination System, Year /Semester : Semester Pattern @ Two semester per year
Period of declaration of results : within 1 – 2 months after closure of examinations

17. Counselling / Monitoring
Counseling / Monitoring - Regular Counseling for students by faculty advisors once every week
Career Counseling - Done during faculty advising regularly and also by department Placement
coordinators
Medical facilities - A Medical Room is provided in the Institute and Hostel equipped with a doctor
& team. In addition to that we have tie up with Shanmuga Hospital, Salem.
Student Insurance - All Students are covered under Insurance Scheme with Bajaj Allianz General
Insurance Co.
Sum assured - Rs. 50,000/- for student who dies in accident
Rs. 50,000/- for the parent of the student who pays fees for the student
Rs. 10,000/- for Hospitalization and Medical Expense.
18. Students Activity Body

Cultural activities -

Sports activities - Facilities available in the Sports are

1. Outdoor Games

Football Field Hockey Ground Basket ball Court
Volleyball Courts (4) Badminton Courts (6) Tennis Court & Cricket Net with pitch

2. Indoor Games

Swimming Pool Gym Billiards
Shuttle Carrom Chess
Yoga and Meditation Centre Music Centre (SONARIA)  

Literary activities -

Magazine/Newsletter -

Technical activities/Tech. Fest - 1. Every department conducts a national level technical symposium in every Year
2. Departments are also conducting National Conference, International Conference etc.,
Industrial Visits/Tours - Industrial Visits/Tours Arranged
Alumni activities - Every Year Alumni day is arranged for each department

19. Name of the Information Officer for RTI
Name of the Information Officer for RTI : G. Kasiviswanathan
Designation : Asst. Administrative Officer
Phone Number with STD Code : 0427 - 4099999
Fax Number with STD Code : 0427 - 4099888
Email : kasi2772@gmail.com

© 2014 Sona College of Technology. All rights reserved.