Learning Resource Centre
Learning Resource Centre (LRC) is the Centre for academic and professional knowledge resources. LRC facilitates knowledge creation through its electronic search platform and access to a wide array of research resources on and off campus. It offers a vibrant and state-of-the-art learning environment consisting of a dedicated Business and Management related resources.
The Learning Resource Centre (LRC) aims to be a source of information and knowledge for students, faculty and other stakeholders of IIM Trichy. We have embarked on an ambitious project to build a world-class collection of books, journals, newspapers, magazines and other relevant resources such as project and industry reports. The LRC also provides access to the leading electronic resources in the areas of business and management through which we will serve the needs of academics as well as practitioners.
LRC is powered by RFID Technology to enable hassle free check-in check-out of documents providing convenience and flexibility of access to the students. The center is Wi-Fi enabled to afford faster access to e-resources. The centre is covered by CCTV's to provide a secure learning environment to the students. The center boasts of an impressive collection of books and journals, which affords students access to a variety of full text articles in Management Science and related fields which will be a critical tool for the course and project work.
IIM Tiruchirappalli has separate hostel building for boys and girls. Extreme care is taken in maintaining and regulating the facilities for students to ensure their utmost convenience.
The hostel facility for boys is placed near the academic block. It is called Beryl. All basic amenities have been provided in the fully furnished rooms. The hostel boasts of a state of the art entertainment room with a LCD TV. It has a recreation room with indoor games such as table tennis and carom. Along with this there is ample space outside the building for outdoor games such as cricket or football. Beryl is also stocked with a host of music instruments for the music enthusiasts.
Opal, the girls hostel on the other hand is situated well within the NIT campus. It is located in a picturesque block that is abundantly green and sufficiently well-lit. Among a host of facilities provided are a gymnasium as well as large open spaces that allow for socializing, outdoor activities as well as celebration of various festivals. Vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian food is served in the mess along with numerous beverages and snacks.
Married Students who wish to bring along their family can live with them as IIMT has separate amenities built specifically for the families.
All rooms in the hostels have Wi-Fi access and are thus, very handy for students, who can continue their research unhindered. A host of newspapers and magazines are also available, to keep the students abreast of the latest happenings from around the world.
Overall, the hostels at IIM Trichy are made to be as close to a "home away from home" for the students.
We have more than 120 Personal Computers with Core i7 Processor, 8 GB RAM, 500 GB HDD etc, connected over the campus LAN. Operating systems such as Windows 7 / 8 Professional, Windows 2008 / 2012 Servers and Linux have been installed at IIMT to make students familiar with latest operating systems.
Latest software tools and campus automation packages such as SAS, IBM SPSS Modular, STATA, Palisade. ARENA , Microsoft Visual Studio, Java Development Kit, IBM SPSS, Libsys, MS Office 2010, Microsoft SQL Server , MySQL, Adobe Acrobat Professional 11,Tally ERP 9, McAfee & Kaspersky Anti Virus etc. are available in the campus
Value added services like SMART Classroom with Video Conferencing facility, Intranet, round the clock WiFi Internet access, IP and ISDN based Video Conferencing, Audio multi conferencing, Email, FTP, Chat, Discussion Forums are also provided. IIMT is in the process of setting up studio inside the campus for offering Long Distance Learning Programme on real time synchronous basis.