STUDENTS CLUB ACTIVITIES
Students club is one of the important entities of AC&RI, Madurai. The first students club was initiated during the year 1968. During the year 2018 the Golden jubilee (50th) students club was celebrated. The Dean AC&RI, Madurai is a president of the students club. To facilitate and guide the students, Staff advisor in the professor has been nominated by the university. The students club is run by club secretary, Joint club secretary and sectaries of various societies. To explore the hidden talents and organizing skills, mega intercollegiate cultural mela namely, TALENTIA is being organized every year with the participation of more than 700 students from approximately 40 colleges. Besides, Muthamil vizha, Thullal, Pongal vizha, club day are being organized. Passport mela and coaching classes for civil service and bank examination are also being organized for the benefit of the students.
Inauguration of 50th Students club
The 50th Students club was Inaugurated on 28th December 2018. The 50th Students club was declared open by the Deans of both the Colleges. The guest of honor of the function was Thiru B. Ravichander, IRTS ,Senior Divisional Safety Officer, Southern Railways (Chennai Division). Dr. P. Saravana Pandian, Staff Advisor, AC & RI, Madurai welcomed the gathering and Introduced the Club Secretary, Joint Club Secretary, Games Secretary and Joint Games Secretary of the 50th Students Club.
TALENTIA is a State level Inter-collegiate Cultural Competition being organized annually for the past 35 years by Agricultural College & Research Institute, Madurai . Talentia is a legendary two days event, which speaks the fame of the Institute. The main objective of this event is to provide platform for cultural meeting and bring out the hidden extra-ordinary capacities and chic of the young student community; promotes brotherhood, cross cultural learning and organizing skills among students; it heightens the cultural integration through characteristic contests of dance, music, fine arts, quiz and literary events.
This great event was organised by the Dramatic secretary A.Dinesh & Joint Dramatic secretary V.Sowmya.The event was successfully planned on 15th and 16th March, 2019 under the guidance of Our Respectable Dean’s Dr V.K Paul Pandi AC&RI, Madurai and Dr.S.Amutha, CSC & RI, Madurai along with our beloved Staff advisor’s Dr.P.Saravana Pandian, AC&RI, Madurai and Dr. P.Parimalam, CSC & RI, Madurai . The guest honour was Dr. A.S.Krishnamoorthy, Registrar, TNAU, Coimbatore. More than 700 students from approximately 40 colleges have participated in various events. Nearly about 19 off stage events including fine arts, quiz and literary events and 9 on stage events like dance, music etc have been conducted.
The intra-collegiate cultural fest, Thullal ’19, was conducted with much Pomp and Stance, under the tagline Ithu Saathanaigalin Sangamam on April 6th, 2019. The program was channelled to create fraternity among the First, Second and Third year students of B.Sc.,(Ag.,) and B.Sc., (FND) by means of various competitions and events. The event was conducted in two phases as Off-stage events and On-stage events. A total of 26 off-stage events including various literary and arts competition were conducted in a span of a month. The grand off-stage title, Innovators ’19 was bagged by the third year students, Spaartanz ’16.