National College, Tiruchi, has invited applications from class X qualified candidates with specified academic accomplishments for participation in the DST-INSPIRE (Department of Science and Technology – Innovation of Science Pursuit for Inspired Research) camp it will be hosting for five days from August 6.

Students who have secured 94.2 % in the State Board examination, CGPA of A1 in CBSE, and 95 per cent in ICSE syllabus are eligible to apply. A. T. Ravichandran, College Vice-Principal and Co-ordinator, DST-INSPIRE Camp, said the participating students will be imparted hands-on training to design and launch rockets. They will also be taken on a visit to the Anna Science Planetarium.

Motivational speaker Dhamodharan will address the students during the briefing session on August 5. The Member Secretary of Tamil Nadu State Council for Science and Technology Srinivasan, and the Vice-Chancellor of Annamalai University Murugesan will inaugurate the camp.

For further details, contact Prof. Ravichandran over phone: 9443533664 or through mail: [email protected]

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