An Induction & Orientation program was organized for the newly admitted First year students of the Academic Year 2017-18 on 31stJuly 2017. Induction program is an initiative to groom the overall personality of students and make them acquainted with the culture of the institution. The function was presided by Mr. Anuj Badjate, secretary of trust and trustee, Mrs. Preeti Badjate and Mr. Tushar Badjate. The Chief Guest of the program was Mr. Jaysingh K. Chavhan, Proprietor – Ranjana Group of Industries and Joint Secretary – Butibori Manufacturing Association. Prof. Sanjeev Agrawal, CEO, Dr. Sanjay Badjate, Principal , Prof. Vinod Suple, Head First Year Engineering Department, Heads of all the departments were also present on the occasion.
The session started with lighting of the lamp, after which Saraswati Vandana was recited by all. Prof. VinodSuple delivered the inaugural address. There was a short presentation featuring the highlights of the multidisciplinary institutes, their activities and achievements. He also introduced the First Year faculty members. Further he mentioned that the aim of the program is to ensure that every student feels welcomed, engaged and excited to begin the new important stage in their education.The students were then addressed by the dignitaries on the various aspects of their professional education which they are now beginning at S B Jain Campus.
Two Second Year Engineering students Ms. KhusbhooSahare and Mr. Aman Shende who are also the first year toppers welcomed the fresher’s and spoke about their experiences in the campus.
The chief guest of the event Mr. Jaysingh K. Chavhan said, “Disability is a matter of perception. You are not disabled by the disabilities you have, you are able by the abilities you have”. In his interactive session, he informed the students about the various qualities they need to inculcate in themselves in order to become good engineers. He encouraged students to become entrepreneur and shared his life experiences. It was an inspiring session where he highlighted the responsibilities of engineering students.
First year toppers and more than 150 students having 100% attendance were awarded with certificates from the institute. The interactive induction session helped students to imbibe the ethos and values of holistic education at S. B. Jain in keeping with the vision “Emerge as a leading Institute for developing competent and creative Professionals”. It was an enjoyable time for the students across the campus as they got acquainted with their fellow batch-mates and faculty members.