Currents is the annual technical symposium of the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering of NIT Tiruchirappalli, or quite simply, The Trical Department. Students of Electrical, Electronics, Communication and Instrumentation Engineering and Diploma Courses from all colleges are welcomed to participate in Currents ‘17!
Currents was first incepted in 1990s as a humble affair, by a group of enthusiastic members of the EEE Association. Recent editions have seen the event grow exponentially, with the latest edition bearing witness to this fact, recording an unheralded footfall of over a thousand participants.
Conveniently scheduled during the more relaxed days of a sapping and long Even Semester – February 16 - 19, Currents provides the perfect platform to showcase technical acumen, compete with peers and most important of all, imbibe inspiration. It has on offer, a plethora of innovative events, state-of-the-art workshops and the best guest lectures from the most revered academicians and industrialists.
EEE Department Auditorium, NIT Trichy
February 16 - 19
Trichy is connected by road to Chennai and to all major cities and towns in South India by regular bus services. Tiruchirapalli is an important junction on the Southern Railway. It connects Chennai, Thanjavur, Madurai, Tuticorin, Tirupati, Rameswaram, Bangalore,Coimbatore, Cochin and Mangalore.
The simplest and most economical way to reach NIT-Trichy is by bus. Any city Bus at Tiruchirapalli Junction will take you to the central bus stand or Chattram bus stand.
From Central Bus Stand: Board Thanjavur bound mofussil bus or a route bus(number: 128 bounded towards Thuvakudi). The journey time from Trichy will be around 40 minutes.
From Chattram Bus Stand: Many buses depart from Chattram bus stand. Bus number 26 will be bounded towards NIT-T). If direct buses are not available, buses towards Thiruverumbur may be available. Another town bus from Thiruverumbur towards NITT will be definitely available.
The executive way of reaching NIT-Trichy will be hiring a taxi. Taxis may charge around ₹450/-.
- Accommodation can be availed in the campus for ₹200 per head.