Curricular Planning and Implementation

Nehru Institute Of Technology

Curricular Planning and Implementation

Nehru Institute of Technology (NIT), Kaliapuram, Coimbatore is affiliated with Anna University, Chennai and approved by AICTE, New Delhi is strictly followed the curriculum prescribed by the affiliated university.

Curriculum Planning:

At the beginning of every academic year, Anna University releases the Academic Schedule and circulates it to its affiliated colleges. The Academic Council headed by the Principal prepares the Academic Calendar of the Institution and each department frames an academic calendar including the events and assessments of the particular department.

Allocation of the subjects to the faculty is done by the Head of the Department based on qualification, experience, area of specialization, faculty willingness and forwarded to the Principal for final approval. Time tables are prepared by Time-Table coordinators of each department for every semester considering the credit requirement of each subject.

Curriculum Delivery:

The institution practices Outcome-Based Education (OBE) and Revised Bloom’s Taxonomy (RBT) while planning and delivering the content. The faculty members prepare their own course plan and course material for the allocated courses which includes the syllabus, course plan, timetable, course objectives, outcomes, CO-PO mapping, previous year’s university question papers, a question bank, teaching aids, and teaching methodology to be adopted. The laboratory manual is prepared for practical courses prescribed by the Affiliating University.

Faculty members are encouraged to impart the curriculum with innovative teaching methodologies to make the teaching-learning process more effective. To bridge the gap between academic and industry, each department organizes in-plant training, industrial visits, workshops, seminars, guest lectures, hands-on training, internships, and Add-on courses based on the department advisory committee. In Learning Management System (LMS), Icampuz is in practice where the course contents are delivered to students through online mode. The Attendance is monitored through the LMS. Assignments and quizzes are given as per the course plan.


The Head of the Department monitors the conduct of classes, tutorial sessions and student performance. Monitoring of course delivery and syllabus completion is done through class committee meetings.

Assessment and Improvement:

Internal Tests are conducted as per the Academic calendar. Based on the assessments, students are categorized into slow and advanced learners and the relevant activities are carried out. Regular feedback is collected from the students to take necessary steps for their better understanding of the subjects and for the faculty to overcome their shortcomings. Quality checks of academic programs are carried out through academic audits.