TVS Motor Company signs MoU with Nachimuthu Polytechnic College

TVS Motor Company signs MoU with Nachimuthu Polytechnic College

TVS Motor Company, Hosur, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Nachimuthu Polytechnic College, Pollachi, for a three-and-a-half year diploma programme in Mechanical Engineering here on Saturday.

The course, which will follow a sandwich pattern, will be offered from this year.

“TVS Motor Company will bear the entire cost of the diploma programme, and on completion of the course, students will be placed in any of the TVS Motors and associate companies,” V. Kovaichelvan, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, and Total Quality Control, TVS Motor Company, said.

After 10 months of academic programme, the students would have to take up internship for two months. After the course, they would have to undergo industrial training for six months.

The course would be designed in accordance with the requirements of the industry and the students would be ready for the job from the day they joined work, Mr. Kovaichelvan said.

The company had entered into collaborations with IIT Madras and BITS, Pilani, too, Mr. Kovaichelvan said.

The admission to the programme would be based on merit as per the Directorate of Technical Education norms and the course would be open to students who have completed Standard X.

Consistent academic performance, aptitude and attitude would decide their selection, said M. Manickam, Chairman, Nachimuthu Polytechnic College.

The programme had also been approved by the All India Council for Technical Education.