The Science Forum attached with Physics and Chemistry departments is functioning from 1998. It is a platform to disseminate the knowledge of science and technology among the student community. A State Level Students’ Technical Symposium has been organized on the National Science Day (Feb. 28) every year. Quizzes, Brainstorming sessions, fiction writing and other related events are conducted by the club periodically.

At present Dr.N.Krishnamurthy, Head, Chemistry department is the Chairman and Mr.F.Winfred Shashikanth, Assistant Professor (Senior Grade), Physics department is the Staff Advisor of Science Forum. 


      Science Forum, an association of Mepco Schlenk Engineerimg College, Sivakasi organized ACUMEN 15, a state level symposium on January 30th, 2015.About 665 students from 24 schools from Viruthunagar,Tirunelveli and Madurai districts.

The symposium started with an Inaugural function. Dr.Krishnamurthy, Chairman, Science Forum welcomed the gathering. F.Winfred Shashikanth, Faculty Advisor, introduced the Chief Guest. Mr.S.Kalirajan, Chairman, Public Awareness committee, Kudankulam power project was the Chief Guest. The chief guest in his inagural address expressed the importance of science and role of science in technology.

It was followed by competitions conducted at various levels for school children. About 69 models were presented by the students.128 students participated in drawing contest and  220 students participated in essay competition. Cludo, an aptitude talent contest was also conducted. 65 participants took part in it. As a crown of events, A quiz competition was conducted. Students actively participated in the events. In the evening valedictory function was organized. Dr.Arivazhagan, Principal has made all the necessary arrangements for the successful conduct of the symposium. Prizes were distributed in the valedictory function. 


ACUMEN 15 Inaugural function (from left to right) Mr. Kirubha Shankar , Student secretary, Mr.Winfred Shashikanth, Faculty Advisor, Mr.S,Kalirajan( Chief guest), Dr.N.Krishnamurthy, Chairman, Science Forum.

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