Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), KPR Institute Engineering and Technology, Autonomous Engineering Institution, Coimbatore, India

CARE
Centre for Active Research in Engineering Education
About

CARE

CARE - Centre for Active Research in Engineering Education, a state-of-the-art research wing dedicated to the engineering educators for creating innovative and effective engineering education experiences. Our Centre is committed in nurturing the development of futuristic enginering learning experiences and promoting innovation in engineering education through hands-on learning opportunities, cutting-edge technology, and a supportive community of educators as lifelong learners.

Our team is dedicated to enhance the engineering education experience by providing access to the latest tools and resources, including state-of-the-art equipment and software, training in pedagogy, androgogy & heutogogy and creating a supportive learning environment that encourages collaboration and peer-to-peer learning. At CARE, we believe that meaningful partnerships, development, research, and program design initiatives are essential to creating a brighter future for engineering education and beyond.

Our programs are designed to promote hands-on learning experiences in engineering, encourage innovation, and foster a community of learners and educators. We offer a range of training and capacity building workshops, advocacy initiatives, and research projects that are aimed at developing the skills and competencies of faculty and support staff, enhancing the academic process, and improving the overall quality of engineering education.



Our

Verticals

Training & Capacity Building
Training & Capacity Building
Training & Capacity Building

Empowering engineers with the skills and knowledge to shape the future of innovation
Advocacy Vertical
Advocacy Vertical
Advocacy Vertical

Advocating for a future of inclusive and equitable engineering education
Research Vertical
Research Vertical
Research Vertical

Innovating through research to create a better tomorrow for engineering education
Technology Vertical
Technology Vertical
Technology Vertical

Transforming engineering education with cutting-edge technology and digital learning.
our

Objectives

  • To provide high-quality training and capacity building programs to engineering faculty to enhance their teaching competencies
  • To conduct research and develop evidence-based practices to improve classroom teaching and learning processes
  • To advocate for the adoption of innovative teaching and learning practices in engineering education through conferences, publications, and collaborations with other institutions
  • To establish partnerships with other organizations to promote and enhance the impact of engineering education
  • To leverage technology and develop digital resources to support engineering education
  • To create a culture of continuous improvement in engineering education at KPR Institute of Engineering and Technology

Vision

To transform engineering education methodologies by building skillful educators to deliver experiential learning and inculcating values to fulfil the global needs of 21st century learners.

Mission

To design, develop and disseminate innovative teaching and learning practices, programs and resources that empower educators to provide transformative learning experiences for engineering students.

Vertical: 01

Training & Capacity Building




Vertical: 02

Advocacy Vertical


Vertical: 03

Research Vertical




Vertical: 04

Technology Vertical


CARE

Learning Lounge

The Care Learning Lounge is a state-of-the-art physical learning space that has been specifically designed to accommodate the faculty and support staff of KPRIET. The Lounge has been designed to foster creativity and innovation, and to provide an environment where new and novel learning experiences for engineering teaching can be developed and tested.
The Lounge is equipped with cutting-edge technology and resources, including the latest software and hardware, and a range of hands-on learning tools and equipment. The Lounge provides faculty and support staff with access to a range of innovative teaching methodologies, including design projects, laboratory work, and real-world simulations.
In the Care Learning Lounge, faculty and support staff can collaborate with peers, exchange ideas, and work together to develop new and innovative teaching approaches. The space provides a supportive environment for faculty and support staff, and encourages collaboration and peer-to-peer learning.
The Care Learning Lounge is a crucial part of the CARE's commitment to enhancing the engineering education experience, and fostering a community of learners and instructors. With its state-of-the-art facilities and innovative teaching methodologies, the Care Learning Lounge is helping to shape the future of engineering education, and preparing the next generation of engineers to tackle the challenges of the future with creativity, innovation, and confidence.


Recent

Activity

LXD LEVEL 1 WORKSHOP
The Learning Experience Design (LXD) Level 1 Workshop was a transformative experience for the 45 faculty members from the Science and Humanities Department who attended on April 10th and 11th, 2023. Through advanced concepts such as Kolb's Experiential Cycle, Bloom's Taxonomy, Flipped Classroom, and Self-Organized Learning Environment, attendees were empowered to create immersive and impactful learning experiences.

Committee Members

Mr. E. Joel
Mr. E. Joel
AP (Sr. G.) - ME
Head CFTIE
Mr. J. Rohan
Mr. J. Rohan
AP (Sl. G.) - CH
Head - CARE
Ms. Vishnupriya
Ms. Vishnupriya
AP (Sr. G.) - CS
Technology Vertical Lead
Ms. D. Sudha
Ms. D. Sudha
AP (Sr. G.) - Chy
Training Vertical Lead
Mr. S. Vasanthaseelan
Mr. S. Vasanthaseelan
AP (Sr. G.) - ME
Partnership Vertical Lead
Ms. S. Suganyadevi
Ms. S. Suganyadevi
AP - EC
Advocacy Vertical Lead
Dr. R. Umapriya
Dr. R. Umapriya
AP (Sl. G.) / CH
Research Vertical Lead
Mr. Arpit Anil Panwar
Mr. Arpit Anil Panwar
AP (Sr. G.) / MI
Member
Dr. R. Saranya
Dr. R. Saranya
AP (Sl. G.) / Eng
Member
Dr. A. Kalaivani
Dr. A. Kalaivani
AP (Sl. G.) / Phy
Member
Dr. P. Renuka
Dr. P. Renuka
AP (Sl. G.) / Maths
Member
Ms. S. Priyadharsini
Ms. S. Priyadharsini
AP (Sr. G.) / EC
Member
Mr. C. Dinesh
Mr. C. Dinesh
AP (Sr. G.) / EE
Member
Ms. J. K. Kiruthika
Ms. J. K. Kiruthika
AP (Sl. G.) / CS
Member
Ms. B. S. Meenakshi
Ms. B. S. Meenakshi
AP (Sr. G.) / CE
Member
Ms. L. Dharani
Ms. L. Dharani
AP / CH
Member
Ms. B. Priyadharshini
Ms. B. Priyadharshini
AP / BM
Member
Mr. M. Premkumar
Mr. M. Premkumar
AP (Sr. G.) / AD
Member

21st Century Engineering College in Coimbatore

World is transforming everyday. In the rapidly evolving engineering landscape, we have an Increased responsibility to transform the engineering education from traditional curriculum to meet the 21st century skills like Creativity, Critical Thinking, Collaboration and Communication. Through our unique and strategic approach we enable our students to learn beyond and prepare them for life long success.

21st Century Engineering College