10th Induction Day
The inaugural of the 10th batch of B.Tech students of SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Vadapalani campus was held on 27th of June 2018. The ceremony was officially commenced with a prayer song and lighting of the ceremonial kuthu villaku. The gathering of students and parents was welcomed by Dr. K. Duraivelu, Dean. The honorable guests for the occasion were the Prof Sandeep Sancheti, Vice Chancellor, Dr. N Sethuraman, Registrar, Dr. Chandra Kumar, Director Admin and Prof Vijeyendra Singh, Professor, IIT Mumbai was the Guest of Honour,. Dr N Sethuraman, Registrar in his special address assured the students of the equality between campuses and focused on the need for the students to make use of the ample opportunities provided by SRM. Sri Chandra Kumar IAS (Retd.), Director Admin in his felicitation stressed on the need for the students to inculcate passion for what they do to achieve success which may not necessarily be the branch originally selected. He explained this using the example of a short story. The Guest of Honour, Prof Vijayaendra Singh, IIT Mumbai, congratulated the students on their choice of SRM Vadapalani and commented on the importance of engineering education and the need to remain updated.
The Vice Chancellor Dr. Sandeep Sancheti in his inaugural address welcomed the students to the SRM family and highlighted the various recent achievements of the university to the gathering. He further reassured the parents on the ever incessant efforts of SRMIST to enhance the quality of teaching and learning processes for the benefit of the students. The occasion was attended by all heads of the department and faculty members of Vadapalani campus.
The function came to a conclusion by the vote of thanks proposed by Dr. C. Gomathy, head of the department of Electronics and Communications Engineering.