The Magna College of Engineering, besides academics also focuses on the overall development of the students by conducting various self development and personality development programs in the college. These programs instill in the students self ? esteem and self ? confidence and mould them into future entrepreneurs and leaders in the industry.

As part of an extension of its services, the college organized ?Neuroblaze ? 2K10 ? A State Level Quiz Competition? for +1 and +2 school students on 25th November 2010 in the college premises.

Around 200 students from 50 schools in and around Chennai participated in the competition.

The event started with the inaugural function. Mr. J. Devadas Nayagam, Founder ? Chairman, Magna College of Engineering, in his inaugural address, stressed the importance of activities beyond the regular curriculum for the all round development of one?s personality.

This was followed by the quiz programme conducted by Asst. Prof. P. Sevvel who is also a popular Quiz Master. There was active and enthusiastic participation of all the 200 students present in the hall in the several rounds of the quiz programme conducted.

Finally the following teams emerged victorious.

  • SBOA School and Junior College secured the First place and won a cash award of Rs. 10,000/-
  • Vijayanta Model Higher Secondary School, HVF, Avadi bagged the Second place which carried a cash award of Rs.5,000/-
  • Kendriya Vidhalaya Air force Station, Avadi, Chennai secured the Third place which carried a cash prize of Rs.3,000/-

During the valedictory function the Mrs. Ruby Devadas, Vice ? Chairperson, felicitated the participants and distributed the prizes to the winners.


Mr.P. Sevvel, Quiz Master

A section of the participants

A section of the participants