Central Workshop
Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli - 620 024
Tamil Nadu, India

Activities

Fabrication and Servicing of Laboratory Equipment

Over a period of 44 years, with limited financial resources and supporting staff, the Central Workshop has been fulfilling most of the needs of the University's Science Departments in their experimental research. Some of the specialized works carried out include:
(i) Fabrication of non-standard equipment (not available in the market)
(ii) Servicing and repairing laboratory equipment.
(iii) The Workshop has completed 3500 work orders relating to the Fabrication of different works, units of instruments, blowing of glass apparatus, and repairing and servicing of laboratory equipment.
(iv) In addition, the Workshop is carrying out utility services to the department and administration.

Teaching Programmes

The Centre has been conducting two Diploma courses since 1994 for the welfare of the rural area students and offering the following Workshop Practice course to M.Sc. students for the campus.
(i) Diploma in Machine Operator
(ii) Diploma in Laboratory Glasswares
Non-Major Elective courses offered for M.Sc. students
(i) Basic computer-aided drafting and Glass blowing practice
(ii) Workshop practice.