Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), KPR Institute Engineering and Technology, Autonomous Engineering Institution, Coimbatore, India

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Sustainable Development Goals

The Sustainable Development Goals or Global Goals are a collection of 17 interlinked global goals designed to be a "shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future". The SDGs were set up in 2015 by the United Nations General Assembly and are intended to be achieved by 2030. Wikipedia

The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015, provides a shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet, now and into the future.

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KPRIET - UN SDG

Impact Dashboard (2019 - 2021)

No Poverty
No Poverty
Goal 1
KPRIET's Financial Inclusion Action Plan

3
Policies
32
Media Coverage
486
Events

We ensure our programs and services are accessible and appropriate. We also foster a culture that improves financial inclusion and wellbeing. We have an exclusive scholarship program designed to improve financial inclusion and resilience amongst our students. Awarded more than 3000 scholarships to our undergraduate, postgraduate and research students. These scholarships were valued collectively at over 3.5 Crore.
Zero Hunger
Zero Hunger
Goal 2
Sustainable - Food waste on campus

4
Policies
19
Media Coverage
320
Events

KPRIET continues to address the issue of food waste inside the campus. We implement the Sustainable Framework to apply unique strategies to minimize food waste.
Good Health and Well-being
Good Health and Well-being
Goal 3
Student Counselling Service

4
Policies
18
Media Coverage
276
Events

KPRIET provides professional counselling for students to receive psychological assistance relating to personal and study issues or mental health and wellbeing concerns. The counselling service is free for all our students and employees.
Quality Education
Quality Education
Goal 4
Industrial Partnerships

15
Policies
42
Media Coverage
587
Events

KPRIET' s courses are co-designed with industry to align the curriculum with industry. As a result, our students gain the practical skills needed to succeed in the workplace.
Gender Equality
Gender Equality
Goal 5
Gender Equality and Empowering Women

8
Policies
32
Media Coverage
164
Events

KPIRET continued to work hard to put its commitment to gender equality into practice, focusing on attracting, supporting and progressing women. In 2019-2020, 42% of leadership promotions at KPRIET were awarded to women and 40% of all appointments were for women. In 2020, 45.9% of KPRIET’s professors were female, and 5 out of 12 positions in the institution were women.
Clean Water and Sanitation
Clean Water and Sanitation
Goal 6
Operational Water Use

5
Policies
41
Media Coverage
122
Events

KPRIET’s Sustainability Policies related to SDG6 provides guidance and direction to minimize resource consumption including actively promoting efficient water use and its reuse across the campus.
Affordable and Clean Energy
Affordable and Clean Energy
Goal 7
Energy Use

3
Policies
17
Media Coverage
98
Events

KPRIET has installed solar panels across the rooftops of the campus buildings to maximize the use of on site renewable energy generation. Solar installation sites were selected with the assistance of KPRIET’s eco club.
Decent Work and Economic Growth
Decent Work and Economic Growth
Goal 8
Careers and Employability

5
Policies
12
Media Coverage
136
Events

KPRIET’s CDC and IIPC play a significant role in preparing students to be ready for the future, so they can positively contribute to and shape the world.
Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Goal 9
Green Infrastructure

4
Policies
41
Media Coverage
378
Events

KPRIET brings academicians, designers, policymakers, industry leaders and practitioners together to explore and implement green infrastructure and nature-inspired solutions on the campus.
Reduced Inequality
Reduced Inequality
Goal 10
Diversity and Inclusion Framework

15
Policies
26
Media Coverage
154
Events

Led by the values of inclusion, passion and courage, KPRIET aims to create an environment, where everyone can contribute, grow and succeed. A high-level committee reporting to the principal supports the Diversity and Inclusion Framework implementation.
Sustainable Cities and Communities
Sustainable Cities and Communities
Goal 11
Support of Arts, Culture and Heritage

6
Policies
14
Media Coverage
64
Events

KPRIET significantly contributes to local arts, cultural activities and heritage. KPRIET provides many programs every year to our faculty, students and the broad community.
Responsible Consumption and Production
Responsible Consumption and Production
Goal 12
Waste Minimization

6
Policies
21
Media Coverage
316
Events

KPRIET collects construction and demolition waste data from all capital development projects. We apply circular economy principles to capital projects to avoid waste and strengthen reuse.
Climate Action
Climate Action
Goal 13
Energy and Emissions

13
Policies
11
Media Coverage
82
Events

KPRIET is committed to become carbon neutral by 2025 and is striving to achieve this target ahead of schedule. In addition, we are taking urgent actions to combat climate change and its impacts.
Life Below Water
Life Below Water
Goal 14
Plastic Use

5
Policies
09
Media Coverage
31
Events

KPRIET promotes the waste hierarchy of ‘Reduce, Reuse, Recycle’ through the Waste Management Plan to minimize its environmental impact. Additional actions included campaigns which encourages students and staff to bring their own reusable water bottles, lunch containers and reusable bags. KPRIET strongly supports initiatives like reducing the use of single-use items and providing free drinking water.
Life on Land
Life on Land
Goal 15
Conserving and Enhancing Biodiversity

17
Policies
05
Media Coverage
124
Events

Through the Institution Sustainability Policy, KPRIET has committed to preserve cultural heritage, enhance biodiversity and promote healthy ecosystems. This commitment is embodied by the institution’s strong research capabilities, which focus on ecosystem conservation and biodiversity enhancement.
Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Goal 16
Free Law Courses

7
Policies
12
Media Coverage
108
Events

KPRIET offers free legal advisory programs for our students on campus. These programmes aim to assist them and empower them to learn in order to self-advocate.
Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Goal 17
Commitment to Partnerships

3
Policies
256
Media Coverage
1759
Events

KPRIET recognizes that partnership is vital for achieving the SDGs. Our genuine collaboration with Governments, private sectors and institutions paved way for the success of our SDGs. In this context, KPRIET plays vital role in fostering cooperation and amplifying sustainable development work through innovation and leadership.
Green Campus

Tree Plantation

09.11.2022
Ms. Vani Bhojan
Actress
03.09.2022
Mr. Arya
Actor & Flim Producer
17.08.2022
Mr. Arvind Jayabal
Country Head - AMI
12.08.2022
Mr. S. N. Subrahmanyan
MD & CEO - Larsen & Toubro
15.08.2022
Mr. Niranjan Bharathi
Full-time Writer, Speaker, Online Tamil Teacher & Fil, Lyricist
24.07.2022
Hon'ble Minister, Mr. Ambil Mahesh Poyyamozhi
Minister for School Education of Tamil Nadu
16.07.2022
Dr. V. Thiruvalluvan
Vice Chancellor, Tamil University, Thanjavoor
16.07.2022
Mr. K. Umapathy
Great Grandson of Vallalar
16.07.2022
Hon'ble Dr. M. Mathiventhan
Minister for Tourism, Government of Tamil Nadu
16.07.2022
Dr. Jaya. Rajamoorthy
Director - Dept. of Medical and Rural Health Services
11.07.2022
Prof. Rajive Kumar
Member Secretary, AICTE
07.04.2022
Padma Shri. Dr. R. V. Ramani
Founder & Managing Trustee, Sankara Eye Foundation, India
07.04.2022
Kalaimamani Padam Shri Shri. Solomon Pappiah
Indian Scholar & Television Icon
07.04.2022
Padma Shri Anitha Pauldurai
Captian, Indian Basket Ball Team
07.04.2022
Shri G. N. V. Subba Rao
Global Head for Quality and Operations, ABB Global Industries and Service
26.03.2022
Mr. Gowtham Premkumar
Lead - Campus Recruitment - INFOSYS
23.03.2022
Dr. PSK. R. Periyaswamy
Chairman, Kongunadu Educational Institutions & PSK Groups
16.03.2022
Dr. V. K. Raina
Consultant, the U.N, the World Bank and African Development Bank
18.12.2021
Mr. S. Kalyanaraman
Chief Executive and Whole Time Director, L & T Valves
18.12.2021
Guest of Honour, Dr. K. Venkateswarlu
Senior Prinicipal Scientist, NAL
14.12.2021
Mr. Narayanan S
Global Leader - Virtusa (Full stack)
14.12.2021
Mr. RahuveerSubodha Ms. Subodha
Senior VP & Head, Virtusa,
12.11.2021
Mr. P. Arumugam
Chief Executive, EKKI Pumps
12.11.2021
Ms. Karin Stoll
German Counsul General
15.08.2021
Dr. K. Anandh, IFS (2004)
Conservator of Forests, Central Academy for State Forest Service

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Biodiversity Survey

THE Impact Ranking

Analysis

THE Impact Ranking 2021THE Impact Ranking 2022
SDG Participated6 out of 17 SDG6 out of 17 SDG
Score / 100RankScore / 100Rank
Overall33.51001+ / 111761.4601-800 / 1406
SDG 143.0301-400 / 59154.7201-300 / 769
SDG 429.8801+ / 96548.1601-800 / 1180
SDG 531.8601+ / 775--
SDG 6--63.3101-200 / 634
SDG 1235.6301-400 / 50364.4101-200 / 604
SDG 1625401-600 / 65336.4601-800 / 803
SDG 1719.21001+ / 115436.4601-800 / 803
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Activities

Carbon net ZERO
Team Carbon net zero conducted the unveiling of Marathi Nexa hybrid new grand vitara- a semi hybrid engine runnning both on battery and petrol on 14.11.2022 in KPRIET campus by Professor M Akila, Pricipal
03.11.2022 New

National Unity - Run for Unity

10.09.2022

"Asian Book of Records", Basic Life Support and Recovery Position

10.09.2022

A bird awareness event on "Role of Birds in Ecosystem"

25.09.2021

“Vaccination Drive” at Town Hall

22.09.2022

Make the place around the college a Tobacco Free Environment

09.09.2022

Coimbatore District Authorities have taken initiatives with the theme "Namma Ooru Super"

27.08.2022

Free Eye Camp

30.04.2022

COVID Vaccination Drive

25.03.2022

Health Camp conducted in association with Daisy Hospitals in KPRIET campus

15.02.2022

Child Eye Care Training and Awarenesss with Aravindh Eye Hospital sponsored by USAID

10.02.2022

Vaccination Camp, KPRIET

03.12.2021

Vaccination Drive

12.11.2021

Covid-19 Vaccination Drive at KPRIET Campus

01.10.2021

“Vaccination Drive” at KPRIET Campus

16.04.2022

EYE Camp

10.04.2021

Vaccination Drive

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