Who we serve

With more than 864 universities, India has the world’s largest higher education system in the world & it ranks 2nd in terms of student enrolment in higher education. Worldwide, Indians are recognized for their knowledge, and Tamil Nadu has the distinction of having an edge when it comes to quality education. India will witness major growth in the education sector with younger population on the rise. Therefore the need for educational institutions to build a brand is a necessity.

At Catalyst PR, we have served innumerous education clients and also take pride in sustaining an annual PR-able event for a large conglomerate that has won us an award too.

Ganesh’s IAS Academy

Ganesh’s IAS Academy is one of the city’s best coaching institutes preparing aspirants for Civil Services. From handling the communication for model exam to seminar coverage, Catalyst PR continues to support Ganesh IAS Academy in its endeavor.

Ethiraj College for Women

Catalyst PR has handled communication on a requirement basis at various occasions for Ethiraj College for Women.

Academy of Arbitration Avenues

Catalyst PR handled the communication for Academy of Arbitration Avenues on Arbitration as an interesting profession. Not many are aware about this profession, and Catalyst PR was glad to be part of spreading awareness on new age professions and opportunities.

Alchemy Kids Theatre

When it is time for summer camps or contest announcements, Alchemy Kids Theatre’s first choice is Catalyst PR. Catalyst PR was given the mandate to effectively publicize about Alchemy Kids Theatre for wider reach.

Alpha Group of Instituions

Chennai-based Alpha Group of Institutions as part of their golden jubilee celebrations had inaugurated series of year-long events. From announcing the inauguration to valedictory function of the golden jubilee celebrations that saw release of Souvenir by His Excellency Governor of Tamil Nadu Thiru. Banwarilal Purohit, Catalyst PR was instrumental in publicizing the journey of the institution.

B.S. Abdur Rahman Crescent University

Catalyst PR handled the 7th graduation ceremony of Crescent University which had the Chief Secretary of Government of Malaysia participating as chief guest.

Blackboard Inc

Catalyst PR handled the communication of Blackboard Inc., a US based education technology company’s entry into Indian market. The launch program was held at the Leela Palace and was well covered in the media.

CSC Computer Education

When it is time for summer camps or course announcements, CSC’s first choice is Catalyst PR. Catalyst PR was given the mandate to effectively publicize about CSC Computer Education, for wider reach.

Chennais Amrita International Institute of Hotel Management

From Admission announcement to Scholarships to Graduation, Catalyst PR has handled the communication needs of Chennai Amrita International Institute of Hotel Management. The PR for the brand was widely covered in major media.

CADD Centre

Catalyst PR has been a long standing partner for CADD Centre. From annual scholarship announcements, new course launch, Engineering Job Fair to events like National Design Competition, we executed the PR assignments. Latest is its launch of Skill Development Courseware in Tamil with Minister Mr. K. Pandiarajan as Chief Guest.

BRK Academy

BRK Academy launched internationally recognized Finance and Management courses in partnership with ACCA (UK). Catalyst PR handled the course announcement and got it covered in the educational supplements and vernacular newspapers.

Brain o Brain

When it is time for summer camps or contest announcements, Brain O Brain’s first choice is Catalyst PR. Catalyst PR was given the mandate to effectively publicize about Brain o Brain for wider reach.

Dr. MGR-Janaki College for Women

Catalyst PR is roped in regularly to handle the key communications of Dr MGR Janaki College for Women. The college was founded in the loving memory of the Late Chief Minister Bharat Ratna Dr. MGR and his beloved wife Mrs. Janaki Ramachandran. From events to handling press releases to exclusive interviews, Catalyst PR takes pride in being part of the institution.

ICT Academy

From Youth Leadership Summits to BRIDGE conferences to ICTACT Awards, Catalyst PR has provided PR support to ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu (ICTACT). ICT Academy is a Government of India initiative in collaboration with the State Governments and Industries.

Pebbles Infotainment

Pebbles is a lead player in multimedia education and infotainment. For over a decade, Catalyst PR has been handling Pebbles’ publicity requirements from new product launches, discount sales to DVD expos.

SMK Fomra Institute of Technology

SMK Fomra is a leading engineering college in Chennai. Catalyst PR has had a distinct experience in handling engineering colleges of repute. For SMK Fomra, Catalyst PR has created significant mileage through press releases on various activities, press meets on key announcements.

Saveetha University

Catalyst PR has handled the publicity mandate for Saveetha University, a top rated educational institution. As a PR partner, we have handled press releases on various occasions for Saveetha.

The Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM

The Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM constructed the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, which is now being operated in Tamil Nadu by The Nuclear Power Corporation of India (NPCIL). Catalyst PR was roped in by the international agency to handle the press event, media management and subsequent press releases. Given the complexity of the situation, Catalyst PR was the natural choice for media management and efficient handling of the media.

RMK Engineering College

RMK is a reputed institution in the city and has many schools and colleges under the trust. Catalyst PR has been handling RMK Engineering College for a long time, and is engaged in offering News Tracking, Press release dissemination and Press Meets.

Rajalakshmi Engineering College

Rajalakshmi Engineering College is one of the reputed groups in Chennai and is known for quality engineering education. Catalyst PR offers news tracking and competitor analysis besides handling press releases as and when required.

Sairam Engineering College

Sairam Engineering College is one of the leading institutions in Chennai with over two decades of offering quality education in the field of Engineering. Catalyst PR offers news tracking and handles press release dissemination and press meets.

Shriram Ilakkiya Kazhagam

Shriram Group is one of India’s premier financial service providers. To promote the values of Thirukkural among the public, especially the student community, the Group’s literary wing `Shriram Ilakkiya Kazhagam’ every year conducts Thirukkural Elocution & Drawing Contests for schools and college students across the state. From event to handling press releases, Catalyst PR has been providing PR support for the social cause. Also every year, Shriram Ilakkiya Kazhagam bestows the prestigious ‘ARAM’ Award on an outstanding personality who has dedicated his/her life to the society and is an embodiment of the tenets of Thirukkural. Catalyst PR handles the publicity mandate for Aram awards also.

The Indian Public School

The Indian Public School is home to more than 5000 students and 1000 staff, with multiple campuses offering Indian and International curriculum. Catalyst PR has handled press releases, Exclusives and Press meets for their Chennai and Coimbatore campuses.


The news from the client was about a Russian astronaut coming to Chennai. During the course of the briefing, we came to know that they were conducting Go4Guru’s Space Science Contest and three students would be taken free of cost to NASA. We focussed on both these to gain greater reach and also came up with a good opportunity.

ESC Education Venture

The assignment was the launch of the first office of the Riga Technical University (RTU), the oldest technical university of Latvia, in the Baltics, ‘Riga TU Information and Study Centre’ in Chennai. Opening a study centre is no more of news interest to the media, so we had suggested inviting the Consulate General from the Embassy which could generate the buzz. The guest was unable to come, yet we managed to deliver good coverage in leading print, online and electronic media.


Zebronics, a familiar name in the IT peripheral industry launched satellite care points (SCP) in different districts of Kerala to provide better after-sales experience to consumers even in the nooks and corners of the state. Catalyst PR handled the release out of Cochin.

Vels University

Catalyst PR has handled key announcements for various events of Vels University in the form of press meets, press releases and Exclusives in both Print and Television. Vels University is an Institute of Higher Education located in Chennai.

Velammal Group of Institutions

Velammal Group of Institutions is a leading chain of educational set ups offering CBSE and State syllabus, engineering and medical programmes through its multiple campuses across the state. Catalyst PR has handled PR mandate for various events across campuses and press releases on various activities.

Dream Zone School of Creative Studies

Catalyst PR has been associated with Dream Zone for long. Dream Zone is a creative skill development initiative of CADD Centre, which is the Asia’s largest network of engineering design training centres. From seminar coverage to scholarships to event coverage, we have been partner in progress and handled exclusives for Dream Zone in Print and Television, press meets, and press releases for various events.

Galaxy Institute of Management

Galaxy Institute of Management is a modern Business School promoted and managed by IIM Professionals. The Institute is chaired by Mr. Ramesh Prabha, a renowned media professional who has been in the Television industry when private television started making inroads as a phenomenon. Catalyst PR has been handling the PR mandate for Galaxy and news tracking on a regular basis.

Park Global School

Park Global School is one of the leading institutions and Catalyst PR has been delivering value to Park through series of interviews, exclusives in TV and Print, press releases and press meets.


MindHour is a Kolkata based edu venture providing ICSE and CBSE study tools and online tutorial in the subjects of Science, Maths and English. Catalyst PR was roped in to handle the press meet at Chennai and Coimbatore which was executed successfully.


K7 COMPUTING sought Catalyst PR’s service for the largest Asia Pacific conference on anti-malware in association with Association of Anti-Virus Asia Researchers (AVAR). Catalyst PR effectively handled the communication and got the event desired reach. Announcements on the brand’s tie-up and dissolution with Sakri IT Solutions, a Pune-based Value Added Distribution Company known in the IT / Mobile Channels, were also dealt by Catalyst PR.

Study Abroad Educational Consultancy

Since 2000, Study Abroad Education Consultnacy has been successfully conducting educational fairs featuring many leading Universities in many metro cities of India. SAEC is the exclusive preferred representative of some of the world's leading Universities like Moscow Medical Academy, Russian State Medical University, Moscow State University & Moscow Aviation Institute to name a few. SAEC represents about 10 Medical Universities, 25 Engineering Universities of the Russian Federation. Catalyst PR has done exclusives for SAEC in televison and handled admission releases.

SSN College of Engineering

SSN College of Engineering was founded by Dr Shiv Nadar in 1996 and is one of the leading colleges located in Chennai. At Catalyst PR, we have handled press releases on various occasions creating significant mileage for the various activities.