Date(s) - 11/07/2018
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Dr.APJ. Abdul Kalam Conference Hall
Orientation programme was arranged to Second year Civil students in order to align them with department activities and aware of online courses on 11.7.18. The talk was arranged for Second year Civil engineering students in APJ Hall, from 11.00 A.M-5.00 P.M.
Faculties involving in academics, placement, internships, co-curricular activities, and curriculum and syllabus formation are participated in the event to enlighten the students with the introductory note along with the information about their roles. Around 125 students attended the workshop along with 3 staff members. The session is started with welcome note by Ms.S.Kavyaa and S.Monisha, Second year Civil along with the schedule for whole day. First session was started with the concept of “Stress management” by Students Counselor of the college Ms. Sree Kutty and delivered the tips to overcome the stress encountered in day to day life of student and took the session in lively way. Dr.Gulshan Taj, Academic Coordinator explained the importance of different online programmes and professional bodies available for the students and benefit of the courses in their career in addition to way for placement opportunities. Prof.Meenachi, Career Co-ordinator explained the different verticals offered by the department and various opportunities prevail in the department to mould their career. Followed by Prof.Manikandan explained the choice of elective subjects and procedure to drop the electives in their semester periods. Prof.Saranya informed the various internship and inplant trainings undergone by senior students and the benefit of such training to acquire job. At the end of the session, senior students from various backgrounds like ICI and IEI chapter chairman, sports, extra curricular activities, club activities shared their experience and benefit they extracted from the same. They advised the juniors to involve in any one of the activity of their choice.
A student report on the talk stated that “Both the sessions thrown light on overall academic activities and we came to know the different career opportunities available in the department in addition to courses for academic enrichment. Such programme allows the students to plan their academic life during the starting of their programme and steps to be taken to achieve their goals in successful and fruitful way”.