Over a period of four decades, totally dedicated to the cause of education, especially in the fields of Science, Engineering, Technology and Management, Prof. G.R. Damodaran made unparalleled contribution to educational development. Dr. G.R. Damodaran College of Education was launched by the Trust in the academic year 2005-2006.
Our ardent mission is to groom educators and equip them with uptodate scientific knowledge and skills related to education, to be creative, motivated, self-confident, self reliant and adept at designing and using teaching strategies in tune with the changing scenario, without compromising on quality.
We shall strive to train our student teachers to adopt a life-related, student-centered and development oriented approach in their work so as to maximize learning and pave the way for the fullest development of the creative and productive potentials in their young wards.
We aspire with fervent commitment to impart the principles of Man-making Education and instill the social and ethical values in the student teachers, which will promote exemplary endeavour.
The GRD Trust was founded by the late Dr. G.R. Damodaran with the objective of developing education and knowledge-related services of high quality and social relevance (i) through institutions of higher education and research stressing career preparation and emerging areas and (ii) through programmes of extension, technology transfer and outreach directed to community developm