Dr. S. Sudharssanam
AN ILLUSTRIOUS ALUMNUS OF SIT, who passed LCE in 1964 in First class, securing STATE FIRST RANK among 1964 pass outs of all branches of studies in the State in Diploma in that year. He passed sections A&B of AMIE in 1970. He obtained M.E. (Structural Engineering) of Madras University in 1978.
He obtained his Ph.D. in Engineering Education of Madras University in 2008.
He joined the State PWD as Supervisor in July 1964 and served in Technical Education Department in Tamil Nadu in various capacities and moved to Central Government Service in 1984. He worked in various positions such as Assistant Education Adviser (Technical) in the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), New Delhi, Southern Regional Officer/ AICTE, Dual postings as DIRECTOR of IIM at INDORE while holding the post of Deputy Educational Adviser(T) in MHRD. He retired from the post of Additional Apprenticeship Adviser in MHRD (a singular post at National level). He had visited Canada, France, Italy, Singapore, Spain, Srilanka, Sweden, UK, and USA, related to Technical education. He authored 2 Text Books for Diploma students.
He is a life member of several professional bodies like Institution of Engineers (India ) ISTE, CSI and IAAP. He is a Chartered Engineer of IE (I).
Mr. G.M. Rajendran
Joint Honorary Secretary
AN ILLUSTRIOUS ALUMNUS OF SIT with Diploma in Mechanical Engineering who passed out in 1973 with First Rank in Tamil Nadu State. He received several awards in SIT, out of which he considers ‘’Most Regular Student” by Late Sri. G. Sundaram as the most important one. He qualified with AMIE (Mechanical) from Institution of Engineers Kolkata in 1979. Further he qualified with Master of Engineering (Engg. Management) with First rank in University of Madras, from then the Regional Engineering College, Trichy with specilization in Industrial Marketing in 1983.
He has held various positions from induction level to senior corporate level Positions in Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited, a leading MNC and one of the Prestigious MAHARATNA Indian Companies.
He has been elevated through Management ladder up to the level of General Manager. He was the first SITian to become the General Manager in the history of BHEL. He has been elected as secretary of SIT Alumni Association(SITAA) since September 2014.