Unnat Bharat Abhiyan is a flagship programme of the ministry of Human Resource Development, with the intention to enrich India. Under this scheme Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology, Paiyanoor has adapted five villages in Kanchipuram District, Namely Naduvakkarai, Kothimangalam, Arunkundram, Sirudavoor and Alathur. For developing these villages it is necessary to promote development of rural areas based on local resources and decentralized, ecofriendly technologies so that the village can fulfill it needs locally.
In these villages separate teams were assigned to collect the data from every house in a village. The village level survey is collected from the Panchayat Secretary, Village Administrative Officer and Block Development officer of concerned villages.Students and faculty regularly visits adopted villages and identify the problem prevailing over there. They also try give solutions for the same. Proposals are being sent to the Ministry for funding on Technology interventions based on the problems identified in villages.
Dr. B. Prabhasheela, Asso. Prof., Biotech
Dr. D. S. Vijayan, Asso. Prof., Civil
Mr. N. P. Gopinath, AP (G-II), EEE
Mr. N. Fedal Castro, AP (G-II), MECH
Mr. R. Karthikeyan, AP (G-II), ECE
Dr. L. Rajesh Kumar, MBA
AICTE-ECI-ISTE Chhatra Vishwakarma Awards-2018
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India, Engineering Council of India (ECI), and the Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), are jointly holding a competition “AICTE-ECI-ISTE Chhatra Vishwakarma Awards-2018” for the students of AICTE approved Degree & Diploma level Technical institutions.
Five project proposal were submitted by the students of Civil ,CSE,EEE,ECE and Mechanical. All five proposals were shortlisted for next level.
A project titled “GRAM VYAAPAAR APP - DIGITAL MARKETING IN RURAL AREA” has been sanctioned by Unnat Bharat Abhiyan under Technology Development projects scheme during December 2018. The Principal investigator of this project is Dr. L.K.Hema, Professor& Head-Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering.The funding amount sanctioned for executing the project is Rs. 1 Lakh. The proposed digital marketing App will be implemented in Arunkundram Village, Kanchipuram District.
Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology has been awarded Rs1,75,000 under the Unnat Bharath Perennial Assistance scheme by IIT Delhi on the auspicious occasion of Independence day celebrations on 15th August 2020 for implementing the UBA welfare schemes effectively in the adopted Villages.