Computer literacy programme was initiated by the government of tamilnadu in all government arts and science colleges to enrich all undergraduate non-computer science students from the year 2000-2001.
Dr .P. Duraisamy M.Sc., M.Phil., PGDCA, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Physics
This course was exclusively designed and geared with updated systems towards providing the required knowledge to the students and for their upliftments in computer literacy.
This course has been conducted for students from all disciplines excepting computer science.
Initially, a separate lab was established with 25 computers and other necessary equipments and a certificate course was conducted in NIIT, under a contract period of 5 years.
In the year 2005-2006, the CLP lab with all equipments was handed over to the college by NIIT and thereafter course had been conducted successfully for all the first year under graduate students.
For this programme, a separate well-equipped air conditioned computer lab with internet broadband connectivity has been developed. Each and every student has been provided with a separate terminal.
Six month course is being offered for Rs.700/- with 90 hours practical and 60 hours theory classes. An examination is conducted by the directorate of collegiate education, chennai at the end of the course and a valid certificate is issued.