Our History – SVRCC

Our History

Goldmine of Opportunities

This institution will change rural population of the area into a gold mine of opportunities for the future

S. Balasubramanian, Chairman,

City Union Bank, Chennai

2016-03-14T15:19:08+00:00

S. Balasubramanian, Chairman,

City Union Bank, Chennai

This institution will change rural population of the area into a gold mine of opportunities for the future

Excellent Work

Excellent work done for the children abandoned by families. Like to be associated with such a great institution.

Dr. Devendra,

Director,

Strides Shasun,

Pondicherry.

2016-03-14T15:19:18+00:00

Dr. Devendra,

Director,

Strides Shasun,

Pondicherry.

Excellent work done for the children abandoned by families. Like to be associated with such a great institution.

A Divine Vibration

A divine vibration could be felt in this ambiance. May this institution emerge as a model community college in the entire Tamil Nadu!

Pandia Rajan,

MD and CEO,

Ma Foi

 

2016-08-16T10:11:13+00:00

Pandia Rajan,

MD and CEO,

Ma Foi

 

A divine vibration could be felt in this ambiance. May this institution emerge as a model community college in the entire Tamil Nadu!

Purity of Motive

I am totally moved by what I have seen here today and the purity of the motive, ideas and work of Shri Subrahmanian. It is institutions such as these that transform societies and communities. I hope that what I have seen and learnt today stay with me and inspire me to do something similar one day. Hari Om.

 

Atul Karanjkar,

Group Director,

Kohinoor Group

2016-08-16T10:17:15+00:00

Atul Karanjkar,

Group Director,

Kohinoor Group

I am totally moved by what I have seen here today and the purity of the motive, ideas and work of Shri Subrahmanian. It is institutions such as these that transform societies and communities. I hope that what I have seen and learnt today stay with me and inspire me to do something similar one day. Hari Om.  

Pioneering and Praiseworthy

It is an excellent attempt to serve the rural poor, to empower and enrich their lives and to get them jobs to improve their quality of life. It is a pioneering effort and very praiseworthy.

Dr. Xavier Alphonse, SJ

Director, ICRDCE

2016-09-02T05:58:27+00:00

Dr. Xavier Alphonse, SJ

Director, ICRDCE

It is an excellent attempt to serve the rural poor, to empower and enrich their lives and to get them jobs to improve their quality of life. It is a pioneering effort and very praiseworthy.

Amazing Dedication

Amazing dedication and amazing results. I could see the community college concept in its totality and in function. I am humbled by the efforts that have gone into building this institution. All my best wishes.

Dr. Vijay Khole,

Ex. VC of Univ of Mumbai,

President, Kohinoor Education Ventures

2016-09-02T06:03:47+00:00

Dr. Vijay Khole,

Ex. VC of Univ of Mumbai,

President, Kohinoor Education Ventures

Amazing dedication and amazing results. I could see the community college concept in its totality and in function. I am humbled by the efforts that have gone into building this institution. All my best wishes.

Embodiment of Grace

This institution is an embodiment of grace, teaching of great quality, excellent attitude of students, enviable talent! All the best for the future.

Raghavendra Rao,

Managing Director,

Orchid Pharma, Chennai

2016-09-02T06:07:00+00:00

Raghavendra Rao,

Managing Director,

Orchid Pharma, Chennai

This institution is an embodiment of grace, teaching of great quality, excellent attitude of students, enviable talent! All the best for the future.

Unleashing Youth Potential

Sincerely appreciate the great service by SVRCC (trustees, mgmt, principal, faculty) in unleashing the potential of youth by having most needed focus on skill building, imparting life skills, and creating opportunity through industry collaboration. May your service continue and take SVRCC to greater success.

R. Chandrasekaran

Executive Vice Chairman,

Cognizant

2016-09-02T06:10:29+00:00

R. Chandrasekaran

Executive Vice Chairman,

Cognizant

Sincerely appreciate the great service by SVRCC (trustees, mgmt, principal, faculty) in unleashing the potential of youth by having most needed focus on skill building, imparting life skills, and creating opportunity through industry collaboration. May your service continue and take SVRCC to greater success.

Amazing Vision

Amazing vision, commitment and compassion can achieve great miracles. Great to see and hopefully we will have a long association.

JayminTrivedi,

Supraja Foundation,

Hong Kong

2016-09-02T06:13:35+00:00

JayminTrivedi,

Supraja Foundation,

Hong Kong

Amazing vision, commitment and compassion can achieve great miracles. Great to see and hopefully we will have a long association.

To Teach Others to Work is Divine

You are doing a service to the country and humanity – a very necessary one in these times. It is said that work is worship. To teach others to work, I think, is divine. Very inspiring work being done for the society. It is a necessary effort and it is being done professionally and with great passion

Ranganathan N.K.

Grundfos Pumps India,

Chennai

2016-09-02T06:15:38+00:00

Ranganathan N.K.

Grundfos Pumps India,

Chennai

You are doing a service to the country and humanity – a very necessary one in these times. It is said that work is worship. To teach others to work, I think, is divine. Very inspiring work being done for the society. It is a necessary effort and it is being done professionally and with great passion

A Perfect Role Model

This is a role model of an institute the kind India needs. A perfect role model.

Hon. Kiran Bedi

Lt. Governor of Puducherry

2017-12-26T09:25:59+00:00

Hon. Kiran Bedi

Lt. Governor of Puducherry

This is a role model of an institute the kind India needs. A perfect role model.

From Baby Steps . . . . . . . . . . to Now

  • Sadguru Sri Gnanananda Seva Trust is registered as a non-profit, secular, voluntary Public Charitable Trust under the Indian Trusts Act, in Oct.’06.
  • Trust is registered under section 12AA of the Income Tax Act 1961, as a Public Charitable Trust.
  • Tax exemption received for donations received under Section 80G of the Income Tax Act 1961.
  • Performance of Bhoomi Puja by Pujya Swami Sri Dayananda Saraswati on 18th Jan. 2007.
  • Swami Vivekananda Rural Community College (SVRCC) is commissioned in Keezhputhupattu village, Kanaga Chetty Kulam, Tamil Nadu, near Puducherry. Community Education at SVRCC for the first batch of 70 students commences on 14th Jul. 2008.
  • Tamil Nadu Open University (TNOU) recognises the courses conducted at SVRCC in Aug. 2008.
  • A high-level delegation from Papua New Guinea visits SVRCC, under the aegis of the Indian Centre for Research & Development of Community Education (ICRDCE) in Apr. 2009 and is charmed by the approach, the methodology and facilities of the college.
  • Phase I construction project of the college building is initiated. Vaastu Puja is performed in Apr. 2010 to mark the commencement of the project.
  • Trust registered under FCRA in Aug. 2011 and becomes eligible to source foreign currency funds.
  • MoU is signed with Schneider Electric India Foundation for funding the setting up of a state-of-the-art workshop and supporting the course on House & Building Electrician.
  • The National Conference of Community Colleges is conducted in the new building of SVRCC on Sep. 9-10, 2013. The conference had 160 participants from 103 community colleges and 14 states of the country.
  • The new facility of the college is inaugurated on 11th Sep. 2013.
  • A state-of-the-art workshop and classroom for Refrigeration & A/C Mechanisms funded by Danfoss India is inaugurated by Mr Noel Ryan, President (Global) and Mr P Ravichandran, President (India) of Danfoss on 7th Jan.2014.
  • Inauguration of the newly constructed “Srinivasa Ramanujan Advanced Computer Laboratory’, funded by Cognizant Foundation, is inaugurated by Mr R Chandrasekaran, Group CEO, on 12th Jan, 2014.
  • A modern workshop for Plumbing Technology funded by Grundfos Pumps India is inaugurated by Mr N K Ranganath, Managing Director, on 31st Jul, 2014.
  • The well-equipped Library named after ‘Kanchi Mahaswamy’ is inaugurated by Dr N Kamakodi, Managing Director & CEO, City Union Bank, on 31st Jul, 2014.
  • The spacious Indoor Auditorium funded jointly by M/s. Hatsun Agro Products and Integrated Enterprises and named after ‘MahaKavi Subramaniya Bharati’ is inaugurated by His Holiness Sri Sri Muralidhara Swamigal on 3rd Mar, 2015.
  • Inauguration of the Conference Hall funded by Jana Seva, a not-for-profit organization in New York USA, by His Holiness Sri Sri  Muralidhara Swamigal, on 3rd Mar, 2015.
  • A modern workshop for Industrial Technician sponsored by Siemens is inaugurated by Mr S Divakar, Chief Manager Marketing Industry Automation & Drive Technologies, on 30th Oct, 2015.
  • Inauguration of the Lab for Medical Lab Technician sponsored by Medall Health Care Pvt. Ltd., Chennai by Dr. Ramesh Iravatham, Vice President, on 12th Jan, 2016.