The second edition of Vichintya, a one-day Inter-Polytechnic College Project Expo and Paper Presentation Competition organised by Vidya, was held in the College on 16 March 2019. More than 100 students from various Polytechnic Colleges in Kerala participated in the programme.
Mr Velayudhan P, Workshop Supdt and Convener of Vichintya 2K19, welcomed the gathering. The programme was inaugurated by Chief Guest Dr Viswanthan Kumar, Former Director and Senior Scientist of CMET. Principal Dr Saji C B delivered the presidential address. Mr Suresh Lal, Finance Director, VICT , Dr Sudha Balagopalan, Dean of Academics, and Dr N Ramachandran (Prof and Head, ME Dept) felicitated the function. Ms Viji Vinodan, Trade Instructor and Co-ordinator of Vichintya 2K19, proposed the vote of thanks.
The judges reported that the projects and papers presented during the competition were of high standard. The First Prize in Project Expo was bagged by the team from Govt Polytechnic College, Palakkad, and the Second Prize by the team from KKMM Polytechnic College, Mala. The Third Prize was shared between St Mary'[s Polytechnic College, Palakkad, and Thiagarajar Polytechnic College, Amballur. The First Prize for paper presentation competition went to Maharaja’s Technological Institute, Thrissur, the Second to Govt. Womens Polytechnic College, Nedupuzha, and the Third to Thiagarajar Polytechnic College, Amballur. Winners were given cash prizes and trophies. All participants were awarded certificates.