SRM Institute of Science and Technology (SRMIST) organized an induction programme for the upcoming generation of engineers on 25th June 2018. Apart from the nascent students of the 2018 batch with their parents, the Chancellor of the institution, the Registrar and the board of Directors graced the function. The function started with the welcome address of Prof. N. Sethuraman, Registrar, SRMIST. He stressed on the importance of engineering in moulding careers of the students. Hon’ble Chancellor, SRM Group of Instituitions, Dr. T. R. Paarivendhar shared a part of his 50 years journey in the field of education stated that apart from SRM playing a pivotal role on engineering programs in the country by bringing world class standards within the reach of the common student, also highlighted the state-of-the-art infrastructure, flexible curriculum, student abroad programmes, student research activities and many more education and career related options to be explored.
Prof. Sandeep Sancheti, Vice Chancellor, SRMIST, emphasized on the importance of hard work and perseverance. He also focused upon the importance of students communicating with their parents on a daily basis and highlighted on making the best of the opportunity rich world. Later, Dr. C. Muthamizhchelvan, Director (Engineering & Technology), SRMIST, introduced the Directors, Deans and Heads of various schools and departments of the university. Several parents shared their feedback regarding their choice on selecting SRM as their ward’s destination for engineering. The programme reached a conclusion with the vote of thanks by Dr. D. Kingsly Jebasingh, Dean, School of Mechanical Engineering, SRMIST.