Sakthi College of Arts and Science has been functioning under Sowdamman Charitable Trust. It is governed by the Management Committee, headed by the Chairman. The perspective plans of the Committee in rising and augmenting the infra-structure facilities of the college are in accordance with the Mission Statements of the college. The utmost efforts have been taken to create a positive learning environment to the learners.
THE ENTRANCE OF THE COLLEGE
The college campus spreads over 5.2 acres, with four buildings, meant for academic and administrative purposes. They are well-maintained, electrified and supplied with water facility. The whole campus is serene and eco-friendly, creating an academic ambience.
THE THREE-STOREY BUILDING
TREES PEEPING THROUGH THE WINDOW
The institution has spacious, well- ventilated and adequately furnished classrooms. There are 55 classrooms in total to accommodate the students of Under-graduate, Post-graduate and the scholars of the Pre-doctoral Degree Programmes. Each class is provided with fan, LED bulbs, light, adequate seating facilities. The classrooms consist of a raised platform and the traditional blackboard for better teaching activity. The greenery around spreads the message of goodness to the learners. All class rooms are connected to the Principal’s Chamber with Public Addressing system. The furniture provided in the class rooms is sufficient enough so that the students enjoy comfortable seating arrangement.
COMFORTABLE LEARNING AMBIENCE
Quality education is an essential requisite in today’s competitive environment. The smart class is a modernized method of education in Indian education scenario which provides quality education to students by helping them in better concept formation, concept elaboration, improvement in reading skills and academic achievement. The smart classrooms help to transforms the traditional education system to a modernized pattern. It provides upgraded education to students through better concept formation, concept elaboration, improvement in reading skills and academic attainment.
In Sakthi college of Arts and Science, 5 classrooms have been converted into smart classrooms, equipped with latest ICT tools, which can facilitate better teaching and learning atmosphere. At times, these class rooms are used for conducting seminar and conference sessions also.
PAPER PRESENTERS IN SMART CLASSROOM
Sakthi College of Arts and Science has the pride of owning 09 laboratories.
The equipments and articles in the laboratories are properly utilized for doing practical experiments and projects by the students. Students are divided into batches to make optimum utilization of laboratories. The equipments and articles in the laboratories are properly maintained and replaced at times of breakage.
THE LABORATORY FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE
One among the noble mission statements of the college is ‘Enriching the intellectual life on the campus with extensive use of technological aids and upgraded learning content’. In accordance with it, the college has established 4 air-conditioned computer laboratories, well furnished with 176 computers. All the computers with latest high configuration are connected with LINUX / WINDOWS servers. With the assistance of 250 KVA Generators, there is a flow of 150 KVA uninterrupted power supply. Internet facility with 300 Mbps (Leased line 24 hrs) with Wi-Fi Connectivity is available in the campus. Internet facility is available in 60 computers in the laboratories.
FUTURE IT PROFESSIONALS IN THE LAB
THE LABORATORY FOR PHYSICS
The laboratory for Physics has been constructed in 2009 along wwith the introduction of the B.Sc., (Physics) Programme. As there has been a vast academic development, the laboratory has been established with more advanced equipments like He-Ne Laser, Ultrasonic Interferometer, Four probes, Zeeman Effect, Muffle Furnace, Quince’s Apparatus, Mickelson Interferometer, Hall Effect, And Optical Fiber Communication, Highly Specialized Magnetic Stirrer, Centrifuge and Hot Plate. This advancement aids in the creative exploration of experimental and theoretical aspects.
THE LABORATORY FOR CHEMISTRY
There are two different laboratories, maintained by the PG & Research Department of Chemistry for the Under-graduate and Post-graduate and Pre-doctoral Degree Programmes. Sufficient number of equipments and facilities are available in both the laboratories. The apparatus such as Double Distilled Unit and Sonicater, Advanced UV Spectrometer, Heating Mantle etc. fulfil the research purpose also.
The partially automated library is a torch-bearer to many learners and researchers of this institution. Internet, Wi-Fi and INFLIBNET facilities and Institutional Membership in National Digital Library are available. The reading room with 100 seating capacity is spacious and convenient enough to accommodate more users at a time. The working hours of the library is 9.45 am to 4.30 pm on all working days, including the examination days. There are nearly 7000 books, meant for all subjects. The additional facilities available in the library are -
BOOKS ARE TO BE CHERISHED
Since 2009, the Management of Sakthi College of Arts and Science has been providing a good hostel facility to the students and the faculty, hailing from far-off places. Sufficient arrangements have been made in the hostels to provide academically supportive, secured and above all affordable accommodation with homely ambience.
Facilities Provided in the Hostel:
FRONT VIEW OF THE HOSTEL
An Auditorium with 2500 seating capacity with high-tech audio-system was constructed in 2017 by the management. There are two seminar halls with LCD projectors. They are fully furnished and maintained well to facilitate the conduction of Examinations, Seminars, Conferences and other academic meets.
The institution makes a variety of IT resources available to its members. They include all computer networks, wired or wireless, computers, printers, mobile devices, storage, audio visual systems, and associated information services. The resources are availed for the purpose of research, teaching, learning, associated administration or other authorized use. Some such optimal uses are -
The institution uses only the licensed software, with the computers, well-protected with K7 Anti-virus package. Information Technology needs to serve its users as best as possible and to take the role of an enabler, fostering innovation. So, the infrastructure is continuously upgraded. The institution is sure to invest in Information Technology still more in order to serve our students still better.
For keeping stress at bay and to enable the students to tolerate the potential stress associated with life, the college organizes a physical exercise and yoga session once in a week for freshers and hostelers and helps them to maintain harmony of body and spirit. It also increases attention span, improves memory and sharpens the focus of the students. It is also prolific for stress reduction, and emotional wellness. Every year the college conducts Yoga and Meditation classes for freshers. There is a separate Meditation Hall available in the hostel. The following table shows the users rate for the participation of Yoga and Meditation class for the past five years:
The progression of the college in the field of sports has been both consistent and remarkable. The students participate in District, Inter Collegiate Tournaments, and Inter University Tournaments and bring laurels to our college.
Prominent Play Grounds
Basket Ball Volley Ball
Badminton Ball Batminton
“The basic education links the children, whether of the cities or of the villages, to all that is best and lasting in India.” Said Mahatma Gandhiji, the Father of our nation. Comprehending the essence of these words, Sakthi College of Arts and Science has been started in the year 2009, with the ultimate aim of bringing in the holistic development of the women learners with rural background. As most of them hail from the interior villages in and around the whole district, they meet with the transport constraints. The Management of the college has understood the practical difficulty, faced by the students and it has found pleasure in making convenient transport facility, exclusively for the students of the college. As a result, the college owns 32 college buses, plying up and down, making the journey safe and comfortable to the students.
OUR COLLEGE BUSES – ABODE OF HEAVEN