Kumaraguru Institutions is a division of Sakthi Group, a conglomerate of industries and educational institutions. Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT) was the first to be instituted as a part of Kumaraguru institutions in 1984 followed by KCT Business School (KCT BS) in 2005, Kumaraguru Institute of Agriculture (KIA) in 2014 and Kumaraguru College of Liberal Arts and Science (KCLAS) in 2018. The institution is dedicated to offering a noteworthy educational experience that expands intellectual horizons to build empowered and conscientious students.
The official launch of Yugam 2019 done by the Principal of KCT, Dr. J. Senthil, student organizers along with major sponsors of Yugam, Mr.Christoph Trost, Co-founder, M/s. UNIspotter & Mr. Sathish Nair, Managing Director, M/s. EssEmm Corporation.
Entering into the 35th year, Kumaraguru Institutions launches the 7th edition of YUGAM 2019, presented by M/s. Cosmos and enhanced by M/s. UNIspotter for this year. Yugam is a techno-cultural-sports fest that constitutes a number of competitions, exhibitions, pro shows, talk shows that is expected to impact more than 15,000 people from Arts and Engineering colleges along with Business Schools. The theme of YUGAM ’19 is Time.
With the interfusion of youth conclave, 130+ technical and non-technical events, 65+ workshops, cultural performances, pro-shows and inspirational talks, Yugam’19 will inspire the youth to elevate their aspirations, fight challenges, stay focused and achieve greater heights.
Inspire India YouthCon’19, an aspirational youth conclave happening on 2ndand 3rd Feb with 30+ Speakers, 4 workshops, 2-panel discussions, young disruptor stories, and startup stories will be a confluence of young minds where seekers aspire and icons inspire. Some of the eminent speakers include Karthik Kumar, Co-Founder, EVAM, Dr. Akkai Padmashali Founder, Ondede, Annamalai IPS, DCP of Bengaluru, Suresh Sambandam, CEO KiSSFLOW, and Niveditha Mahesh, Young Scientist.
Dr. N. Mahalingam Trophy’19 – Competitions spread across various levels, South Indian level basketball tournament, State level handball tournament, State-level volleyball tournament for women, district level ball badminton tournament and Kabbadi tournament will happen at the Kumaraguru grounds from 2nd to 6th Feb 2019.
KCT Business School will put up a mega shopping mela called Angadi, a platform to demonstrate and sell the products and services by student entrepreneurs and others.
Social Campaign of Yugam'19 called the Socio-Constant consists of Adayalam- a campaign to bring back our lost tradition of Bomallatam, ImaikaNodigal - a campaign joining hands with visually empowered and Emerge- a camp helping people affected by the cyclone Gaja to restore their lives. All the three missions together are expected to impact 30000+ people.
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