B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology is a mark of excellence when it comes to Quality Leadership Institution. Located at the greenest spot of Chennai near Tambaram, the university offers a wide range of academic opportunities for students to excel. With a long history of 36 years of excellence, this institution is a rising stalwart in higher education with promising Quality, Security and Placement. Read here to know more about the university.
Crescent Ranks TOP 25 by ARIIA, Ministry of Education in Innovation & Startups
Date: August 29, 2020
Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) is an initiative of Ministry of Education, Govt. of India to systematically rank all major higher educational institutions and universities in India on indicators related to “Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development” amongst students and faculties. Shri M.Venkaiah Naidu, Honourable Vice President of India has released the ARIIA Ranking in the E-ceremony held on 18th Aug 2020 in New Delhi.
In March 2019, BS Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology initiated their Entrepreneurship & Innovation Wing, Crescent Innovation & Incubation Council (CIIC) to encourage their Students, Faculties, Alumni to convert their ideas/ innovation into start-ups as well as support other innovators also. Crescent made rapid progress within a year and incubated 64 start-ups in the areas of Agri-Tech, Med-Tech, Healthcare, Nano-Tech, Food-Tech, Clean-Tech, IoT, AI, ML, Edu-Tech, AR/VR, Cyber Security & Smart Manufacturing. They also one of the BIONEST Incubation Centre and received grant of Rs.1.8 Crores from BIRAC, Department of Biotechnology Govt of India. Based on their efforts, they have been ranked in BAND A (6th-25th) in ARIIA Ranking 2020.
Crescent also supported 10 start-ups as a Knowledge Partner to get Innovation Voucher Program (IVP) Grant of Rs.2 Lakhs- Rs.5 Lakhs from Entrepreneurship Development & Innovation Institute (EDII), Govt of Tamilnadu. While talking to Mr.M.Parvez Alam, CEO & Director of Crescent Innovation & Incubation Council (CIIC), he highlighted that “Crescent is making consistent efforts to create more employability among students and make them as future ready entrepreneurs”. Chancellor Mr. BSA Arif Buhary, Pro Chancellor Mr.Abdul Qadir, Pro Vice Chancellor Dr.A.Peer Mohamed and Registrar Dr.A.Azad appreciated the efforts.