The Guindy Times

The campus magazine of CEG, AC Tech and SAP


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The Placement Parables - Shyam Sunder

Reshma Pothen

If you’re a final year student, then the placement madness has already started. You must have already got topics to freshen up on for the mock tests – and very soon, the actual placement tests will begin. One of the best ways to go about this is to talk to people who have already gone through the...


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Mary Jeana, Apoorva Kumar

CEGAIN was launched jointly by AACEG (Alumni Association of College of Engineering, Guindy), CED (Centre for Entrepreneurship Development) and its student wing, Capitalize. It was a sultry evening and the alumnus and students alike started to show up near the Manufacturing Department, precisely,...



Frilp: Up Close

Adnan Ali, Shankhari Swaminathan

Tucked into a cozy compound at the end of a quiet, long-winding street off the noisy main roads of Pallikaranai, the building that houses Frilp does not, at first glance, look like the HQ of one of the world’s top 25 hot start-ups. Recently, we visited the Frilp, which is a start-up by CEG...


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Interview With The GATE Conqueror

Ishvarya Konda, Namratha Munish

  Meet A. Balasubramanian (aka Bala), a 2015-batch EEE alumnus of our college, who stood out with an astounding all-India rank of 7 in GATE 2015 - an exam which only 15% of takers manage to even get a rank in - as he talks about his aims, study methods and hobbies. Read on to find out...



On The Way To A New Gateway

Sonali Raghunath, Gayathri Govindarajan

In the early hours of August 8, R.Swathi, who had applied for counselling with a score of 1017/1200, came here to our campus with her mother Thangaponnu - a shepherd - all the way from Musiri in Trichy. On asking our guards for directions, mother and daughter were informed of having come to the...