IBM plays a significant role in improving the quality of an Engineer through its IBM software Centre of Excellence. CoE View 1 IBM provides all the software and resource materials, students get much exposure and scope to know about the latest trends and requirements in the IT industry. IBM also focuses keenly on blue scholars who successfully completed two IBM certifications and IBM TGMC project submission.
The benefit of IBM certifications and blue scholar certificate are enormous. Students get much insight about the latest tools which help them to complete their regular academic project. This kind of industry recognized certifications will enable the student to perform well in their campus placement. These kinds of extracurricular activities will attract the employer to select the students.
Since 2004 K.L.N. College of Engineering is focusing more on IBM Initiative activities. Every year our college receives outstanding contribution award in TGMC for more number of registrations. Our students won the first prize in TGMC contest during the year 2007 and 2008.The exclusive club run by the IBM student ambassador and Blue scholars namely "ISOFT CLUB" (IBM Software Club) cater the needs of the students regarding IBM tools.
The activities of this club are reviewed periodically by the faculty coordinators N.Lakshminarasimman, Professor and R.Alageswaran, Associate Professor of CSE department. Mr.Himanshu Goyal, Country Manager and Mr.R.Saravanan, Regional manager personally reviewed the activities of IBM COE on 8th April 2011 at K.L.N.College of Engineering, Pottapalayam. The following activities and the roadmap were presented by the student Ambassador and blue scholars.