The Two –Day Workshop on “CSIR-UGC-NET Problem Solving Skill Development” was organized by the PG & Research Department of Mathematics between 23rd and 24th February, 2023. The inaugural session was presided over by Dr. S.R. Xavier Rajarathinam, Vice Principal, Academic (Shift I). The resource person was Mr. N. Pachaiappan, Director, GMI, Chennai. Earlier, Dr. A. George Maria Selvam, Head (PG), welcomed the gathering by listing the enormous opportunities available for the Maths graduates and post graduates. While introducing the resource person, Dr. M. Antony Arockiasamy, organizer of the event, enumerated the achievements made by Mr. N. Pachaiappan viz., clearing CSIR-UGC-NET- five times, qualifying GATE, NBHM, CMI and TNSET exams. Dr. M. Murali, Head (UG), gave the vote of thanks expressing gratitude to all the participants.
Mr. N. Pachaiappan gave six sessions, a span of 10 hours (spread out in two days) of hands on training on the skills required for qualifying CSIR – UGC – JRF exam. He initiated the basic concepts of Linear Algebra and Real Analysis and made the participants to work out and answer the questions raised, thereby giving the opportunity for the students to think and learn. Throughout these six sessions, Mr. N. Pachaiappan was ably assisted by his team Mr. Thirupati, alumni. Dr. M. Antony Arockiasamy thanked the management, staff and the students for the successful organization of the workshop. About 86 participants from 6 colleges actively participated in the workshop.