(MULTIFACETED CAMPUS LIFE) SPORTS
Sports and games are important for the holistic development of the individual. Lead your life in an energetic path by participating in the sports activities of our college. Jeppiaar Institute of Technology gives a good platform to shine in the world of sports. We have well maintained international standard court facility for Basketball, shuttle badminton and volleyball. Cricket and the indoor games like chess and carom are also encouraged by the institute.
All kinds of sports training equipment of national and international standard are available. Jeppiaar Institute of Technology has been maintaining a high standard in almost all sports and games. Highly talented sports men are offered seats with priority. Sports scholarships for promising sports men are given by the management of our college.
JEPPIAAR TROPHY – BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
JEPPIAAR TROPHY ALL INDIA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT has been functioning from the year 2009 under the Jeppiaar basketball club. Mr. Marie Wilson, the director of Jeppiaar Institute of Technology is the founder and president of the club. The tournament has been consequently organized in the past three years. The first JEPPIAAR TROPHY ALL INDIA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT was organized by Flyers Basketball club at Pondicherry in the year 2009. The second JEPPIAAR TROPHY ALL INDIA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT was organized by Jeppiaar Engineering College and conducted at the college in the year 2010. The third JEPPIAAR TROPHY ALL INDIA BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT was organized by Jeppiaar Institute of Technology and conducted at Dr. J.Jayalalitha indoor basketball court, Chennai in the year 2011. The fourth tournament will be organized and conducted at Jeppiaar Institute of Technology, Sriperumbudur in the year 2012.
The management organizes this national level all India basketball tournament "JEPPIAAR TROPHY" every year to create opportunity for the talented basketball players to play with the Indian international basketball players and display their talents in this wide world.
NATIONAL CADET CORP
National cadet corps (N.C.C) Army Wing was started in our college during the year 2011 in the presence of Commander J M S Nogi and is functioning successfully under the excellent guidance of our Founder Chairman Col. Dr. Jeppiaar M.A, B.L, Ph.D. and our energetic Director Mr. Marie Wilson, B.Tech., M.B.A., (Ph.D). The strength of NCC division is 50 cadets. Every year 20 Parades are conducted, each parade consisting of 6 periods (i.e.) 4 hours.
The Aims of the National Cadet Corps are:
- To develop qualities of character, courage, comradeship, discipline, leadership, secular outlook, spirit of adventure and sportsmanship and the ideals of selfless service among the youth to make them useful citizens.
- To create a human resource of organized, trained and activated youth, to provide leadership in all walks of life including the Armed Forces and always available for the service of the nation.
NSS & YRC
National Service Scheme (NSS) and Youth Red Cross (YRC) is also an integral part of our extra-curricular activities.