NIQR Student Chapter-SRM University Lecture on Total Quality Management(TQM)
NIQR Student Chapter of SRM University organised a guest lecture for the final year students of mechanical engineering department. Dr. A. Sanjeeva Rao, Past National president, NIQR delivered a lecture on "TQM - a strategy for world class organizations" on 3rd February at SRM University, Vadapalani Campus. About 150 students of Final year Mechanical Engineering and faculty attended the program.
Dr. S. Karthikeyan, Professor and HOD of Mechanical Engineering introduced the speaker to the audience. Dr. AS Rao gave an overview of TQM covering the following topics, emphasizing its usefulness in educational institutions
• Globalization Impact on business.
• Why Tasks of Management.
• TQM? • What is TQM?
• TQM view of quality
• Quality imperatives for survival.
• TQM framework.
• TQM principles and methods.
• Benefits to TQM organizations
. • Deming award organizations in India.
The session was very interactive and all the participants appreciated the lecture and found that it was quite interesting and useful. They expressed their satisfaction for getting benefited richly from the lecture. Dr. K. Duraivelu, Dean, Faculty of Engineering and Technology expressed his desire to have long association with NIQR and to have similar lectures on various topics periodically for the benefit of students and faculty.