The Department of Basic Science & Humanities of SVCET was established right from the inception of the college. The Department offers the basic and applied courses in the subjects of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English to the under graduate students of Engineering &Technology. The Department is committed in laying strong fundamentals in the minds of young students to take up advanced courses in the subject of their specialization. The Department has well qualified and competent faculty to impart sound technical knowledge in all aspects. Further, the faculty members of the department are fully engaged in various research activities in the fields of in their specialization. The faculty updates themselves by attending conferences/workshops/symposium and is mostly committed and dedicated in communicating their research findings in the journals of repute. Faculty has so far published around 10 research papers in peer review journals of national and international importance.
The department of Basic Sciences and Humanities is governed by a well qualified and dedicated person Assoc. Prof. P.Prasanna kumar, who has more than 15 years of teaching experience. He had done M.Sc (chemistry),B.Ed ,(Ph.D).He has much experience in teaching profession at various reputed institutions and has been guiding the faculty members and maintaining good relations with parents for student progress.
The department is having well equipped laboratories and provides excellent facilities for gaining practical knowledge. The main beauty of the department is that, each one of the student will undergo Summer/winter Internships during II & III year at different core industries to get practical exposure along with theoretical knowledge