|Freshers Day, on 29 Jun 2016|
The inaugural function, Freshers day-2016 was inaugurated in VMKV Engineering College, on 29 Jun 2016 with the grace of Late Dr A.ShanmugaSundaram and in the presence of SmtAnnapoorani. The function was started with prayer. Dr.C.S.Ramani Gopal, Dean, School of Management studies welcomed the gathering.
Dr A.Nagappan, Principal introduced and presented all HODs, Course Coordinators and in charges of various activities to the audience. In his speech, Mr AnbuthambiBhojarajan, Vice President, Education Initiatives, ICTACT, Chennai emphasised necessacity of company oriented soft skills. Mr Eregamani, Assistant General Manager, Carborundum Universal Limited, Hosurexplained about the different skill sets and its importance to them.Mr. S.M. Jamkhandi, Director, MSME, Centre of Excellence, IISc, Bangalore explained about innovative thinking required for engineers.
He also explained the facilities available through MSME and our incubation centre. He invited the proposal from the students for innovative projects. Dr.C.L.Prabhavati, COE, VMU explained about the norms of the examinations and advised the students to score attend the classes regularly and write assignments and continuous assessment tests. One guardian, after hearing the introduction of staff member, opined that our college is having more experienced staff members compared other colleges.
Some final year students also were given opportunity to give their pleasantries. Sri.N.Ramasamy, Director,VMU and Sri BalaSundaram, Manager, VMU also attended the function. Dr.K.G.Muthruajan, Dean, School of Mechanical Sciences proposed vote of thanks and the meeting was adjourned for Lunch and orientation program for the fresher. About 250 members, Parents and students of BE and MBA attended the function.