Department of Fire Technology and Safety Engineering was started in academic year 2010-11. It is one of the most respected in India and foreign countries, consistently achieving high rating for teaching quality and field training. Fire engineers design sectors are at the fore front of ensuring that fire safety is maintained and enhanced without exhausting natural resources or damaging the environment. The department offers B-tech Fire Technology and Safety Engineering and explores various bases of prevention of fire. The subject taught are fire dynamics ,safety management, hazard and risk analysis, power plant safety, chemical process instrument and safety, industrial ecology, fire fighting and practice ,explosives and first aids, occupational health and hygiene management, safety in engineering Industry, Safety in rail and road transport, safety in electrical systems. The academic activities are supported by 15 laboratories. The students are encouraged to do the in plant training in various reputed relevant organizations and industrial visit in each and every semester. The students are encouraged to undergo training international courses like NEBOSH, IOSH,OSHA etc. The department is equipped with all types of fire extinguishers, CABA, SCBA. The Department has NPTEL, Delnet. The passed out students are well placed in domestic and international industrial organization.
Dean( Research & Development) Thiyagaraja College of Engineering. Madurai
Scientific Officer & Engineer Incharge(Information Centre) Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant Corporation of India Kudankulam