SRM University-AP is excitedly looking forward to the arrival of the new batch of the year 2022 on September 21, 2022. The inaugural ceremony of the freshers’ day orientation programme is scheduled on the day at 2.30 pm in the august presence of the university dignitaries; Honourable President Dr P Sathyanarayanan, Vice-Chancellor Prof Manoj K Arora and Pro Vice-Chancellor Prof D Narayana Rao.
An array of distinguished talks and motivational sessions has been arranged during the two-week-long programme to gear up the students as they are all set to embark on a new phase of their academic life at the university. Students will also be acquainted with the unique culture of the research-intensive campus, an overview of their university life, and the infrastructure and facilities available at the university.
There will be introductory sessions on various university departments such as Examination, Student Affairs, Information Technology & Knowledge Management and Corporate Communication, Academic Affairs, NSS, Campus Life, Centre for Skill Development, Student Counselling, and so on to help students understand how each department works. Deans and faculty from the departments will also speak to students to provide an overview of the department, its scope, and opportunities.
Recreational sessions in collaboration with Heartfulness Institute have also been scheduled as part of the orientation programme.Leading heartfulness practioners; Mr Ramesh Krishnan, Mr V V S Prasad and Mr Sathish Desai will address the students on the significance of peace and mental health in academic life
During the interactive sessions the following speakers will address the students on various topics of interest:
- Mr Kundana Kumar Lal, President VITTI, Research Foundation
- Dr Jaya Prakash Narayan, IAS, Retd.
- Ms KGV Saritha IPS
- Shri V V Lakshminarayana, IPS, Retd
- Mr Prabhu Bala Srinivasan, Vice President – Flipkart
- Prof P K Singh, Director – IIM Tiruchirappalli
Programme Schedule: Schedule for Freshmen Orientation Programme-2022
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