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“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”

― Mahatma Gandhi




GCE, Bodinayakannur steps in – to make a difference and where learning is not just series of instructions but a passion, which goes beyond books, instructions, and learning horizons. Together, we aim to create a relevant, engaging and challenging educational experience for all students.


With warm Regards,

Dr.S.Jayanthi M.E., Ph.D.,

Principal (i/c),

Government College of Engineering, Bodinayakannur - 625 582.



Professional Summary

  • • Having experience of about 30 years in research and academic work.
  • • Principal Investigator and Nodal Officer for TEQIP Phase II sponsored Project for Centre of Excellence for Environmental Studies for INR 50 Million (Rupees)
  • • Visiting Faculty as J1 Scholar undergone research training at BCRL,Michigan State University, USA.
  • • Undergone advanced research training in INRA ,Narbonne,France .
  • • Nodal Officer for TEQIP Phase I World Bank Projects in Govt College of Technology Coimbatore for the year 2004-2008.
  • • Preparation of CIP,PIP,Monthly Progress Report,Quarterly Report.
  • • Coordinated for execution of Projects. Coordinated Academic &Financial Auditors and Mentorfor the World Bank funded Projects.
  • • Value of Projects executed for INR 137.54 Million(Rupees)
  • • Actively involved in coordinating counseling of students admissions for Master of Business administration/Master of Computer Application –State level participation of about 1000students per day for three years
  • • As Asst controller of exams for the Institute ( 15 months) having full knowledge of the process of Conduct& Evaluation of exams for the Institute.
  • • Presented papers in International seminars in Environmental Engg. (Solid waste Management)
  • • Handling Cleaner Production technologies for Environmental Engg students
  • • Also teaching LCA tools, Environment Impact assessment and Design for Environment.
  • • Certified ISO 14001 EMS Auditor and can independently carry out Environment Impact Assessment Study.
  • • Involved in Evaluation reports for NGO Funded by WATER AID for their projects.
  • • Project Under progress-Pre Project survey-water and sanitation projects sponsored by PepsiCo Foundation.
  • • Donor Agency-Water Partners International.Location-Tiruchirapalli unit,South India.
  • • Consultant for Water Partner International, India Liaison Office
  • • Resource person in the field of Biogas Technology and its applications in the field of Environmental Engineering.
  • • Specialization in the areas of Solid Waste Management and Cleaner Production
  • • Special interests in the area of Renewable energy sources
  • • Handled subjects Waste recovery and Energy recovery Technologies and Environmental Pollution and Control Engineering for Master’s Degree in Thermal Engineering and Environmental Engineering

Academic Appointments

  • • Co-ordinator , TEQIP sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Advanced treatment Technologies for water and wastewater” 18th – 24th March 2013
  • • Coordinator, International Workshop on “Biodiesel: A Green Fuel from the Dross of the Earth” 11th November 2013.
  • • Co-ordinator , TEQIP sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Biological Treatment of wastewater: Innovations, Perceptions and Challenges” Feb 25th to Feb27th 2014.
  • • Co-ordinator, TEQIP Sponsored One day Workshop on TOC Analyzer and FTIR Applications in Environmental Engg and BioTechnology, on Nov 7th, 2014.
  • • Co-ordinator, TEQIP Sponsored One day Workshop on HPLC and its Applications, on April 7th, 2015.
  • • Co-ordinator, TEQIP Sponsored National Conference on “ Environmental Challenges towards Sustainability- 2015 ” on 15th May 2015
  • • Co-ordinator , TEQIP sponsored Faculty Development Programme on “Sustainable Technologies for Waste to Energy” Aug 10th to 14th 2015
  • • Co-ordinator , TEQIP sponsored Workshop on “Biodiesel Rancimat and its applications” 3rd Feb,2016.

Ph. D Awarded and Supervised

  • 1. GIS based groundwater modeling study to assess the effect of artificial recharge in kodaganar sub-watershed (M.C.Sasikumar 2007)
  • 2. Studies on the Properties of high volume fly ash gypsum slurry with quarry waste and its use in pavement base course (V. Revathi 2009)
  • 3. Anaerobic digestion of infectious biomedical waste with effective pretreatment techniques (E.Sarojini 2010)
  • 4. Study on strength and durability aspects of fly ash aggregate concrete (S. Shanmugasundharam 2013)
  • 5. Experimental study on strength and durability with theoretical modeling of high volume fly ash concrete using mathematical and ANN tools in brackish water environment(K. Siva Lingam 2013)
  • 6. Performance Study on Anaerobic Sequencing Batch Reactors for Methane and Hydrogen Production from Distillery Wastewater (Akil .K.2014)
Degree Year Institute
B.E(Civil Engineering) 1984 Madras University
M.E(Environmental Engineering) 1990 Bharathiar University
Ph.D.,(Civil Engineering) 1999 Bharathiar University
Period Designation Institute
1985-1987 Lecturer GCE,Salem
1987-1999 Lecturer GCT, Coimbatore
1999-2008 Assistant Professor GCT,Coimbatore
2008-2016 Assistant Professor GCT, Coimbatore
2016-Till Date Professor GCE, Bodinaykannur