These courses are career and market oriented, skill-enhancing courses that empower the students beyond their domain of study. The certificate programs enable them to enrich their capability and enhance their employability. Value added courses are conducted for one week during the semester breaks by department faculty as well as external trainers.
Electronic Circuit Design
This course was attended by the fourth semester B. Tech students of the 2014-18 batch over January 18-22, 2016. Taken by faculty, the course sought to familiarise students on amplifier design, realization of power supply and a stable multi vibrator circuit, schematic drawing and layout design.
SCADA and PLC
This course was attended by the Sixth Semester B.Tech students of the 2013-17 batch on January 4-8,2016 and taken by the Yokogawa Training Centre, Bangalore. The purpose was to enable students to set up and program the field controllers using the Logic Designer and the IEC61131-3 programming tools
Solid State Physics
Dr. K. P. Zacharia, Professor,Electronics and Communication Engineering Department, Saintgits College of Engineering, Pathamuttom, took this course on an introduction to solid-state physics and its tutorials for the third semester B.Tech EEE students (2014 - 18 batch) on July 6-10, 2015.
Polly Thomas, Assistant Professor, Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department, Saintgits College of Engineering, Pathamuttom took this course for third semester B.Tech EEE students (2014 - 18 batch) on July 7-10, 2015. He discussed problem identification in doing a project, references, project outcomes, report making and presentations.
MATLAB Programming and Simulation
Jaison Cherian, Ancy Sara Varghese and Smitha S. D., Assistant Professors, Electrical and Electronics Department, Saintgits College of Engineering, Pathamuttom, took sessions Introduction to MATLAB and SIMULINK, solution of numerical problems and analysis of electrical networks using MATLAB, modeling of electrical circuits and simulation of power system and control system model using Simulink. This was held on July 6-10, 2015, for the fifth semester B.Tech EEE students (2013- 17 batch).A similar four-day course was conducted in 2014.
Introduction to Electrical CADD
This course was taken by the faculty for the seventh semester B. Tech. students of the 2012-16 batch on July6-10, 2015 and gave an introduction to Electrical Drawing and Electrical CAD.
Electronic Circuit Design
This course for third semester students (2013-2017 batch) was conducted by five faculty members,l ed by Dr. K. P. Zachariah, on December 8-10, 2014.
Electrical Drawing and Introduction to Electrical CAD
This course on 'Electrical Drawing and Introduction to Electrical CAD' was conducted by three faculty members over July 1-5, 2014.
Activities under SEP
One-day workshop on energy conservation at EMC Trivandrum on July 20, 2016
Talk by Shahil M, Deputy manager, projects, KMML, on “A simple Awareness on Energy Management and Energy Management System” on October 5, 2016
One-day training on energy auditing
International seminar on ‘Power India: Impacts of climate change and imperatives for rapid transition’ on November 14-15, 2016
Two-day training program on Energy Management and Audit on December 14-15