Translational Research and Professional Leadership Centre (TPLC) at Government Engineering College Barton hill (GECBH), Thiruvananthapuram, India, is working with a motto “Transforming Professionals to Transform the Nation”. It is a promising research Centre, which imparts timeless leadership activities, self-awareness and integral education, visiting scholar programs featuring Nobel laureates, erudite weeks and conducting workshops on social responsibility projects. In addition, industrial visits are facilitated to give hands on training on real-time Engineering projects. Translational Research and Professional Leadership Centre (TPLC) is supported by prestigious institutions spread over India and Abroad. To expose the students to the challenges of the real world, a mandatory internship program spanning six weeks (one and a half month), as envisaged in the curriculum of the APJ Abdul Kalam Technological University is facilitated by Technical University, Delft, Netherlands, Regen Power Australia , IIT Madras and Loyola college, Trivandrum. TPLC, GEC Barton Hill, has signed a memorandum of understanding with IIT Madras on academic and research activities on the following categories on December 16, 2016.

  • Academic and Research collaboration in the areas of mutual interest.
  • Exchange of academic information, scholarly information, materials and publications.
  • Exchange of students and faculty.
  • Sponsorship of cooperative seminars, workshops and other academic meetings.