SNS Centre for Collaboration (SNS CFC)
Centre for Collaboration (CFC) was established during the year 2012 to encourage the faculty members and students to pursue Research, Consultancy, Product & Patent Development.
Moreover, it encourages establishing startups through interaction with industries/institutions in order to solve industrial problems in Science, Engineering and Technology. The CFC is responsible for supporting and monitoring the progress of Centers of Excellence, Industry Institute Partnership Cell, Consultancy Cell, Entrepreneurship Development Cell and R&D Centre of SNS Group of institutions and helps to take up collaborative projects with various Industries, by setting up a Patent cell, Incubation centres and Centres of Excellence with premium industries.
The CFC has an advisory committee, which supports various factors such as R&D, sponsored research and consultancy activities. Further, the Management considers the recommendations of the advisory committee while formulating policy guidelines. A wider consultation is held with the faculty members to solicit their views and encourage the participation of faculty members in R&D activities, adding to the academic reputation of the institutions. It also generates funds for augmenting the facilities and help them in the development of human resources through Master and Doctoral level programmes.