from the heart “I OWE MY SUCCESS TO ATDC TO A GREAT EXTENT. THE TECHNICAL AND PRACTICAL KNOWLEDGE ABOUT THE APPAREL AND TEXTILE SECTOR BOOSTED MY CONFIDENCE”
Engineer of a Different Kind His journey to become an Industrial Engineer began when he met a childhood friend in Guindy, who told him about ATDC R. Rajesh wanted to do something big in life. He could not continue his studies to become a civil engineer due to financial constraints but he did become a different kind of engineer — an Industrial Engineer (IE). According to the 25-year-old son of a farmer, his father used to ask them if we were doing well in studies. Just an answer in the affirmative would bring a smile to his face,” recalls Rajesh. His journey to become an Industrial Engineer began when he met a childhood friend in Guindy, who told him about ATDC. Rajesh believed the opportunity could lead him to his dream. “I enrolled myself in the AMT course as it was sponsored by the government,” says Rajesh. Once he completed the course, Rajesh started working as an Industrial Engineer in AI Enterprises in Chennai at a handsome salary of Rs 20,000. “It was the hard work and determination of the faculty members of ATDC Guindy that helped me achieve my aim,” he says. Rajesh is happy that his father’s hard work has paid off and his own dream has become reality.