Educational and Research Institute has been given an Award of Excellence for
"Outstanding Commitment to Knowledge Force Development” by STEP (Standardized
Test of English Proficiency), an English
language training and certification program launched by The Hindu Group.
faculty of Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute from the Faculty of
Science and Engineering have completed the Step for Teaching Professionals
program. This program has a course
structure of 20 online hours and two contact sessions of 6 hours. Faculty are trained in English proficiency as
well as teaching methodology to ensure that class room student engagement is
was sponsored by Dr. MGR Educational and Research Institute under the MGR100
Centenary Celebrations. These faulty now
have STEP English proficiency level more than 7 which is equivalent to upper
intermediate. Six of the faculty have a
STEP Score > 9, which is equivalent to Advanced level.
The STEP group
also recorded a few learning modules at the campus with students of Dr. MGR
Educational and Research Institute. The
recordings can be found here.