During recent years,
the nature of the Hearing Impaired students' elementary and high school
many more impaired
students leaving high school today (compared to 10
years ago) and have attended local educational programs
they are more likely to have received some integration
with hearing students during academic instruction.
there are a lot of high schools for hearing students,
there is a no separate higher secondary school that
offers science stream.
As a social
responsibility, our Chancellor "Kalvivallal" Thiru
T.Kalasalingam wants to start this innovative SIX-year
B.Tech program for hearing impaired students to enable
them to go for well-equipped and decent jobs in industries.
Kalasalingam University (KLU) represents the nation's
first effort to educate the hearing impaired students
within an Engineering University setup planned principally
for hearing students. We train these people to adopt
the current changes in the industries and excel themselves
on par with regular graduates.
objective of this program begins with a barrier-free
environment. The communication environment
at KLU gives hearing impaired students freedom
to focus on the joy and business of learning and to
a high degree of interaction with classmates
and professors, both in and out of the classroom.
- First University in India to offer B.Tech programs
for people of speech and hearing impaired.
- 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
for the hearing impaired students
to uplift their social and
- Teaching aids include a combination
of sign language,lip reading
and visual communication.