The SSC offers the following service and programs for the students:
These interactive sessions on Time Management, Learning Styles, How to overcome exam Anxiety, Revision Techniques, Positive Programming etc. are organized to assist students to be responsible learners with well-rounded personality.
Transition to College Life:
Sessions are offered during the Orientation Programme to familiarize new students with college regulations, advice students to adhere to the rules and regulations for achieving optimal academic growth and to clarify their queries related to college life. General Foundation Programme students are specially catered through a series of workshops to make the transition to college life smoother.
Full-time counselors are available on appointment for students seeking help on psychological issues which may be adversely affecting their academic progress.
Peer-tutoring, Supplementary Instructors and Student Module Mentors:
The SSC arranges tutorial sessions for modules in which students need more assistance. These sessions are conducted by cross- aged peer tutors supervised by module coordinators. Supplementary Instructors are also used in class for all semester one modules and for modules based on the needs of the students and or faculty’s request. Student Module Mentors are used in class to give fellow students an insight into the modules they study in the current semester.
Best Bachelor Project Award:
The SSC encourages professional competence, cultural confidence and social engagement through the Best Bachelor Award Competition across all specialisations.
Supporting students with medical conditions:
Students with medical conditions which may affect their academic performance are expected to meet SSC members. Suitable provisions and arrangements are made for these cases during classes and assessments.
SSC members have individual sessions and follow-ups with students who are underperforming academically. An Academic Plan is prepared for such students and the required support is provided. SSC also coordinates the general Academic Advising process of MEC.
Student Representative meeting with the dean:
SSC arranges meetings between students across different specialisations and the Dean to elicit student feedback, suggestions and concerns regarding the modules, programmes, teaching and learning, facilities etc.
Student Success Mentorship Programme:
Students are chosen as Success Mentors (SSM) and are placed at four various strategic places in the campus keeping in mind maximum interaction with the students. SSMs motivate and guide students in academic and non-academic issues. They also inform students about program completion regulations, peer-tutoring arrangements, clarification on policies, important announcements etc.