TCS Best Student Award sponsored by TATA Consultancy Services Limited, was presented on March 23, at the Velammal Engineering College, Avadi. The award was instituted as part of the Accreditation Interface Programme of TATA Consultancy Services four years ago.
Kathambari from the Department for Information Technology was the proud recipient of the Best Student Award for her proficiency in academics and all-round excellence in co-curricular, extra–curricular activities.
A sum of Rs. 10, 000, gold medal and a certificate were presented to her. This award is being given by TCS only for top 18 colleges in the State and Velammal Engineering College is one among them.
The college also awarded her with a cash prize of Rs. 10, 000 for her extraordinary academics and co-curricular activities.
While presenting the award Ashok Sitaraman, Head-HR, TCS, recalled the efforts of TCS in promoting excellence through such awards. He also congratulated the recipient of the award and the committed efforts of Velammal Engineering College in realising excellent placements.
Ramkumar, Regional Head-HR, TCS, advised the students to realise their potential and work towards the goal.
M.V.M. Velmurugan, CEO of Velammal Educational Trust, while presiding over the function, congratulated the award winner and appreciated the efforts of TCS, which creates a competition among the students and induces them to excel. K. Thirunavukkarasu, principal of Velammal Engineering College, welcomed the gathering and Rajalakshmi, vice-principal-academic was present on the occasion.