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SC/ST Cell - Caste Based Discrimination Monitoring Committe


The Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribes (ST) Cell in the institute promotes students' unique interests in the reserved category and guides the students to utilise the benefits of the schemes offered by the Government. The SC/ST cell in CIMAT, Coimbatore, adheres to the UGC and state government guidelines concerning the upliftment of the students and employees belonging to the SC/ST categories and other weaker classes. They are also encouraged to enrol for career orientation programs, which would equip them with the necessary skills to choose a career option.

  • 1. To provide unique inputs in areas where the students experience difficulties.
  • 2. To organise interactive sessions and informal meetings with students to address their personal, social and academic problems.
  • 3. To conduct/coordinate training programmes for students in life skills and personality development to help in their placement
  • 4. To review follow up measures taken to achieve the objectives and targets laid down by the Govt. of India and the UGC.
  • 5. To circulate State Govt. and UGC'sUGC's decisions about different scholarship programs.
  • 6. To communicate with the students and motivate them for better future planning.
  • 7. To facilitate SC/ST students to avail the Scholarships offered by the Government.
  • 8. To conduct remedial coaching classes for the students (priority to SC/ST) for their academic improvement.
  • 9. To constitute "Caste Based Discrimination Monitoring Committee" to execute the functions and achieve the objectives of the SC/ST Cell.