International Affiars

KCG College of Technology has a clear and a far-sighted vision that they have understood the need for International Affairs for Students in their campus. This institution is very keen to give exposure to the students and faculty members to International Universities.


The activities of International Affairs got started in May 2017. Various activities were carried out since then, though the International Affairs was formally inaugurated by Dr. Elizabeth Verghese, Chairperson, Hindustan Group of Institutions, on 4th Oct 2017. While delivering the Presidential address, Chairperson of Hindustan Group of Institutions stressed the need of instilling confidence in students and in motivating them to approach Foreign Universities for higher education as well as for taking up Internship and Project activities from Universities abroad.

Inauguration of International Affairs

Dr. Anand Jacob Verghese, Director and CEO, in his address stressed the need to collaborate with leading Universities across the globe in the area of research and highlighted the importance of faculty members and student exchange programs.

Dr. Anand Jacob Verghese listed the various initiatives taken by the Institution to sign Memorandum of Understanding with globally well-known Universities and in arranging visits by International Professors for interacting with the faculty and the students.

The objectives of International affairs team are

  • Assisting students for higher studies abroad
  • Arranging short term Internship program for faculty and students
  • Arrange Student & Faculty Exchange program
  • Helping students and faculty to have common research activity with Universities abroad
  • Taking up challenging projects from distinguished Universities
  • Conducting Special Guest Lectures and Technical Conferences in collaboration with some of the best Universities in the world.

Several programs have been conducted by the Office of International Affairs for the benefit of students as well as faculty members. Many eminent Professors from reputed Universities from Australia, Turkey, Russia, the United States of America and the United Kingdom had visited our campus and have opened the door for our students and faculty members for higher studies, research proposals and innovative projects

Higher Education Cell

The Higher Education Cell of KCG College of Technology provides best training for IELTS, TOEFL, GATE, GMAT and GRE courses. Our experienced counsellors motivate studentsto identify the professional goals which helps them to make a wiser academic decision and gives personal guidance forselecting suitable master’s or that perfectly fit personal goals. We do provide information to our students about the various international, institutional and government scholarships for higher education.

The objectives of the higher education cell are:

  • To create awareness among undergraduate engineering students about the importance of higher studies
  • To provide information about studies, research and scholarships to students willing to pursue higher education either in India or abroad
  • To establish contacts with organizations such as USIEF, British Council, and DAAD Information offices and invite the representatives to talk to our students about higher education system in their respective countries
  • To help students in their preparation for international examinations such as IELTS, TOEFL, GMAT and GRE
  • To create opportunities for the students to learn a foreign language such as German, French, Japanese and Korean.

Events organized

The following events are organized on a regular basis:

  1. Boot Camp on Higher Education in the US (EducationUSA, Unites States India Education Foundation (USIEF).  It is a full-day program.Higher Education Opportunities in English-speaking countries – Australia, Canada, UK, USA, New Zealand (IDP Chennai team) It is a 2-hour session.
  2. A workshop on writing Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  3. A session IELTS, TOFEL, GRE, GMAT and GATE is organised every year to create the awareness among the students
  4. A session on GATE/CAT/GMAT….
  5. GATE Coaching
  6. Training for TOEFL and IELTS candidates
  7. Sessions on How to Prepare for Higher Studies Abroad
  8. Sessions on scholarship opportunities in different countries. Interactions with various university representatives/professors when they visit the campus.
  9. Education Fairs: -Education Fairs conducted by various embassies and organizations provide students with opportunities to interact with academics representing different universities.  Our students are encouraged to attend the education fairs and seminars on higher education held in Chennai.

KCG Staff in International Conferences and Staff Mobility Exchange Programs

Visit to Yildish Technical University, Turkey under Erasmus Staff Mobility Exchange Program

Visit to Yildiz Technical University, Turkey (YTU) under Erasmus Staff Mobility Exchange Program

Participated in the Cyber Security Mission Conference held at Israel

International Conference – Recent Advances in Materials & Manufacturing Technology (IMMT 2007) Dubai, UAE

International  Competition

As a part of International Affairs activities, some of our students were sent to the World Festival of Youth at Sochi, Russia. Eight students from our Institution participated in the International Event that covered students from 150 countries.

Students from our college participated in the International Aerial Robotics Competition held in Beijing, China.

Students participation in International
Aerial Robotics Competition (IARC) 2018, Beijing, China
Students participation in SAE
Aero Design Competition East – 2018 Lakeland, Florida- USA
Students Participation in International
Aerial Robotics Competition (IARC) 2017, Beijing, China

The program gave tremendous technical experience and the team from our college received the Team cooperation award. In addition, we have been invited to take part in the event year 2018 without the registration fee of 1000 USD. Our team secured the 10th place in the world standings and the first place among the Indian competitors.


This competition is about addressing the environmental issues, WTUN’s chosen United Nations Substantiable Development Goal with a new and innovation solution. All the six teams listed below submitted the project proposals and got selected for next rounds.

S.No Team Name Team lead Mentor
1 PALFEM Nitheesh Dr. Vignesh Kumar
2. FARM TECH Malathy
3 DEV CREEDS Lokesh Ms. Tina Susan Thomas
4 DREAM BEYOND NithyaKalyani
5 EVAY CART Harish Dr. Vignesh Kumar
6 VERNON JindatBaradia

2. Two projects were selected for the final phase of the competition Technology Infusion Grand challenge Asia- La Trobe University.

1. Smart Farm Marketing guided by Dr. Vignesh Kumar
2.You We Safe – UV Sanitation in cars guided by Dr .Cloudin
They received the sum of AUD $200 and AUD $ 500, which will help them to develop their prototype.

3. The University of Surabaya organized an Online International Summer Program 2021, titled “Creative and Innovative Industries During the Covid-19 Pandemic”. The following students participated in this program

S.No Names Dept. Year.
1 Abdurrahman Sheik ECE 1st  year
2. Ridwan Yousuff AUTO 2nd year
3 Thanvir Ibrahim CSE 3rd Year
4 Debadatta Dey AES 2nd  year
5 Vishwesh AERO 3rd year
6 Swetha Shree CSE 2nd year
7 Pozhilan CSE 2nd year

4.A unique online summer internship opportunity for students who have just completed First Year BE/BTech is organised by IIT Delhi and Automation Industry Association . Following students had participated in this summer internship

S.No Names Dept. Year.
1 Hisham Feroz Pasha AI&DS 1st  year
2. Prem Kumar Aerospace 1st  year
3 Selva Kumar CSE 1st  year
4 Ajay Sharon AI&DS 1st   year
5 Arvind Babu AI&DS 1st  year

5. International Competition

IUCEE Mission NEP 2020 conducted a competition to collect real world examples relevant to each concept in these (physics, mathematics, chemistry, programming, graphics, workshop) courses. The students listed below won the cash awards in May 2021 for the video submission on the above concepts.

S. No Name Year Dept. Cash prize
1 Surya Bharath III FT 2000 Rs.
2 Zubair Hameed II AERO 1000 Rs.


6.International Virtual Exhibition
The following students won special prize of US $100 at the 2nd Seoul International Virtual Meditation Festival, Korea – who have submitted their works of art with the theme of “Meditation Meets Art”- April 2021.

Name Year Dept.
Menaka III CSE
Hemavarthini III FT


7. International Webinar by KCG- Faculty

An International webinar titled “An overview of AI based Prediction and Mapping of Infectious Diseases using Environmental and Climatic Determinants (ECD) derived from Satellite Images” was presented by Dr. V. Thulasi Bai and Ms. K. Jaraline Kirubavathy of ECE department on 26th March, 2021 via MS Teams for the UG and PG Students of University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy.

8.Online Summer School Program

Nanduri Achyut, III year, ECE department attended the Ubaya Online Summer School Program II – 2021, University of Surabaya, Indonesia from 1st to 5th of February 2021.

9.International Internship

The following students from various department got selected for the five-week internship from19th January 2021to 25th February 2021 with International Model United Nations.

S. No Name Year Dept.
1 Surya Bharath III FT
2 B.K Thanuja III FT
3 Pooja Rajasekharan IV ECE
4 Karthi A III CSE
5 Elakya III CSE
6 Sneha raj II CSE
7 Poovizhi II CSE
8 Mohamed Rizwan II EEE

10. AUAP-VEX Robotics Training – Faculty

The Association of the Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP) organised a VEX Teachers Training Webinar in Robotics and Computer Science on 24thFebruary 2021. This training program was hosted by AUAP and presented by VEX Robotics. The following faculties attended this online training.

1 Dr. Yuvaraj MECH
2 Mrs. Tina Susan Thomas IT

11. AUAP-VEX Robotics Training – Students

The Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP) in collaboration with VEX robotics is organizing the AUAP-VEX Robotics Training webinar on3rdDecember 2020.The main purpose of this program is to provide a creative platform for young students to learn and hone their skills in Robotics amidst this pandemic. The following students participated in this training.

S. No Students Year Department
1 Prasanna IV EIE
2 Sri Kiruthika IV IT
3 Thejshri IV AERO
4 Dipak Hariharan IV MECH
5 Thirupathika II AES

12.Virtual Social Business Students Forum.
The following students from various departments participated in the Virtual Social Business Students Forum organised by Daffodil International University, Bangladesh held from 25-26 November 2020 with the motto “Role of Youth in Zeroing Poverty, Unemployment and Net Carbon mission”.

S. No Students Year Department
1 Noel M Joes IV MECH
2 Akash IV EIE
3 Akash II AERO
4 Zubair Hameed II AERO
5 Vishwa II AERO


13.The University of Surabaya, Indonesia organised an online summer program 2020 titled “All you need to know about Covid-19” from September 21 to 25, 2020. The following students attended this program.

Department Name Year
AERO Zubair Hammed II
EIE Akash.K IV
CIVIL Gayathri N IV
Balaji P IV
MECH Noel M Jones IV

14. On 27th July 2020, the following students from the aeronautical and aerospace departments had won silver and bronze honour in the International Astronomy and Astrophysics Competition – 2020.

Aerospace Asha Karthikeyan II
Aerospace Suraj Kumar Ram II
Aeronautical Vishwesh Mahalingam III
Aerospace Alex T Biju II
Aerospace Debadatta II
Aeronautical Abishek. H III
Aeronautical Sasidharan. E III

* – Under KCG College of Technology


* – Under Hindustan Group of Institutions

S. NO University/Institution Country
1 Ecole National De I’aviation Civile France
2 Institut Polytechnique des Sciences Avancées France
3 InstitutSup’biotech De Paris France
4 Ostwestfalen-Lippe – University of Applied Sciences Germany
5 Trier University of Applied Sciences Germany
6 TechnischeUniversitaetIlmenau Germany
7 University of Technology Berlin Germany
8 University of Politecnico Di Milano Italy
9 Riga Technical University Latvia
10 Danubius University Romania
11 Moscow Aviation Institute Russia
12 KTH Royal Institute of Technology Sweden
13 Cranfield University U.K.
14 Oxford Brookes University U.K.
15 Staffordshire University U.K.
16 University of East London U.K.
17 University of Leeds U.K.
18 University of Northampton U.K.
19 University of Warwick U.K.
20 Universite Internationale De Rabat Morocco
21 Universidade of Federal Grande Do Rio Norte(UFRN) Brazil
22 Alamo Colleges USA
23 Arizona State University USA
24 Bradley University USA
25 San Diego State University USA
26 Stevens Institute of Technology USA
27 University of Alabama in Huntsville USA
28 University of Colorado, Denver USA
29 University of New Haven USA
30 Wayne State University USA
31 Azerbaijan State Oil And Industry University Azerbaijan
32 Daffodil International University Bangladesh
33 University of Asia Pacific Bangladesh
34 Hengyang Normal University China
35 SIAS International University China
36 University of Surabaya Indonesia
37 Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Israel
38 Gunma University Japan
39 Shibaura Institute of Technology Japan
40 Busan University of Foreign Studies Korea
41 Dongguk University Korea
42 Hansei University Korea
43 Jeonju University Korea
44 Kookmin university Korea
45 Korea Aerospace University Korea
46 Sejong University Korea
47 Multi Media University Malaysia
48 Open University of Malaysia Malaysia
49 Universiti Malaysia Pahang Malaysia
50 Universiti Tenaga Nasional Malaysia
51 Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia Malaysia
52 Lyceum of Philippines University Philippines
53 Management Development Institute of Singapore Singapore
54 Chang Jung Christian University Taiwan
55 Shih Chien University Taiwan
56 King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi Thailand
57 Naresuan University Thailand
58 Prince of Songkla University Thailand
59 Siam University Thailand
60 Yildiz Technical University Turkey
61 Missouri University of Science & Technology USA
62 University of Illinois Chicago Kent Law School USA
63 Kyambago University Ethiopia
64 Russian House India
65 The University of Bari Aldo Moro Italy
66 Korean Cultural Centre India
67 Swinburne University of Technology Australia
68 University of Miskolc Hungary
69 Cambridge University Press and Assessment

International Guests Who Visited KCG

Mr. Recep Basak
from Yildiz Technical University, Turkey

Guest Lecture by Dr. Martin Jackson
from University of Sheffield, UK

Seminar on Higher Education Dr.Gagan Aggarwal
from Carleton University Canada

Workshop by Prof. Liyani Ramos,
New York University

Delegates from Western Sydney University,

Dr. Deborah Andrews,
South Bank University, London

Guest Lecture by Dr. Ravindra Thamma,
Central Connecticut University, US

Guest Lecture by Dr.Krishti Chatterjee,
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Florida

Guest Lecture by Prof. Niazamettin
Ayden, Yildiz Technical University Turkey

Seminar by Mr.Adam R.Gannaway Consulate
Officer- US

Guest Lecture by Prof. Carlos
Moslares, IQS, University Ramon Llull, Spain

Discussion with Ms. Sugunamalar Vijayarathnam,
and Ms. Anushia Thamotharem, University of Nottingham

German language classes were commenced from 26th September 2020 Korean language classes were commenced from 12th April 2021 Russian language classes were commenced from 26th September 2021

YEAR 2021-2022

Sl. No Title Affiliated International University/ Industry
1 Numerical Analysis of Effects OfFuel Unsaturation On Pollutant Emissions Southwest International, San Antonio Texas, USA
2 Local Relative Density Modulates Failure and Strength InVertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico USA
3 Study In the Design, Analysis, Development, And Testing OfTest Bed Setup For Brushless Motor Thrust Evaluation NUS,Singapore
4 AI Based Business/Exam Proctor Informatica, Virginia, United States
5 An IovBased Intelligent Vehicle Monitoring System to Predict Accidents Power fleet, Texas, United States
6 Digital Crypto Wallet for Central Board Digital Currency (CBDC) Nichi Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand
7 E-Commerce With Sentimental Analysis University of Canterbury, New Zealand.
8 Dynamic Branch Prediction – Cost / Delay NTNU, Norway.
9 Dynamic Branch Prediction – Performance NTNU, Norway
10 Securing Home Network in Pandemic University Of Wales, U.K
11 Dynamic Branch Prediction King Abdulaziz University, Saudi Arabia
12 Optimization Techniques in Energy Storage System in Microgrids Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Kajang, ‎Selangor‎,‎ Malaysia
13 Invasive Detection of Diabetes University of Technology and Applied Sciences, Al-Mussanah, Oman
14 Radio Wave Transmission Using GNU Radio Eurecom, Biot, France
15 Machine Learning Algorithm Instituto Superior 17 de Julio, Ibarra, Ecuador
16 Stimulation Analysis of a High Entropy Alloys University of Lorraine, France
17 Experimental Investigation of High Temperature Materials University of Lorraine, France
18 Development Of Automatic Highway Accident Detector International TravelCoordinator, Italy.
19 Study and analysis of permanent magnet induction heating system. University Of Technology and Applied Science, Shinas, Oman
20 Air compressed engine Cummins, U.K
21 Development of Bilayer knitted sports wear Ethiopian Technical University, Ethiopia
22 Developing 3D printed auxetic textile structures suitable for apparels Quality Control Scientist at Almac Group, Ireland
23 Design and development of absorbent preforms from water hyacinth stem fibres. Kombolcha Institute of Technology, Wollo University, Ethiopia|

YEAR 2020-2021

Sl.No Title Affiliated International University/ Industry
1 Business Management for Studios University of Canterbury, New Zealand.
2 Big Data Analytics National University of Singapore, Singapore
3 Development Of VSTUR APP Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation (APU), Malaysia.
4 Divergent Elimination of Forward Swept Wing Using Composite Laminate Lay Ups KBR Consulting, United Kingdom.
5 Computational Investigation of Aircraft Engine Fuel Droplets Universite de Poitiers & CNRS, France.
6 Environment Assessment and Sustainable Development ofIndia In The Future AECOM, United States.
7 Severe Plastic Deformation Universite de Lorraine, France.
8 Meta Material Antenna Design INTI International university, Malaysia
9 Repetitive Controller Application in Three Phase Active Power Filters University of Kassel, Germany.
10 Iot Based System for Monitoring Smart Meters Honeywell, Dubai.