Kalasalingam University

See this page in HINDI >>

Department of Speech And Hearing Impaired


Kalasalingam University is the first Technical Institute to offer special B.Tech. Programs in the whole of Asia for children with speech and hearing impairment. This special programme was formally inaugurated by the then President of India, Hon. Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam on 5th January 2007. The medium of instruction is English. During the first two years of study, the students are prepared for Senior Secondary Examination conducted by NIOS (National Institute of Open Schooling, MHRD, Govt of India). These students are given an option to specialize in one of the following branches: Computer Science & Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, & Information Technology.

Courses Offered :

=> B.Tech. (SHIP) – Computer Science and Engineering
=> B.Tech. (SHIP) – Mechanical Engineering
=> B.Ed in Special Education (Hearing Impairment)

Features Of The Department :

=> Provide equal opportunity in technical education for the differently able students
=> Motley collection of students from different states of India
=> Effective faculty advisory system for the students
=> Lateral branching out options are available.
=> Skill based modular curriculum is formulated.
=> Barrier-free communication environment for the students.
=> Provides meaningful employment in industry, business, government and education for the hearing impaired students to uplift their social and economical status.
=> Teaching aids include a combination of sign language, lip reading and visual communication.
=> Extra coaching classes and Remedial classes for weak students
=> Fully equipped class rooms with LCD & Loop induction facilities for better amplification of voice & visual presentation.
=> Well equipped Audiology Lab to test & monitor the hearing level of the students
=> Excellent speech therapy classes to improve the speech level of H.I students
=> Academic system – Choice Based Credit System
=> Surpass the hearing pears in the field of sports and cultural activities.

Infrastructure :

Audiology Lab :
Audiology Lab is well equipped with the necessary hardware and other infrastructure.TheLab is used to test & monitor the hearing level of the students. Based on the test results students are advised to wear the appropriate hearing aids.

Speech Lab :
Speech Lab is used to conduct the speech therapy classes to improve the speech level of H.I students.

Computer Lab :
Computer lab has 50 high-end systems students used to computer programming classes & also for English language class.

Library :
There are over 600 books in the library. The library in-charge takes care of maintenance & issue of books. Students used the library during the library hours & outside classes.


Stay connected with us on

Follow Kalasalingam University

Subscribe to get alerts regularly in your inbox. You can cancel your subscriptions any time.

I want this institute to counsel me
Interested in studying at .
Fill the details for institute to counsel you.

Please provide name

Please provide Email

Please provide Mobile number

Please provide City

Please Select course