Induction for First year students - 2015
Author : Department of EEE
Date : 08.08.2015

The Induction Day for the first year students of the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering was held on 8.8.2015 at the Sivaganga Auditorium. The programme was presided over by the CEO, Mr.S.Mohan and the Principal, Dr.V.Nagarajan. The Head of the Department, Dr.C.Krishnakumar welcomed the gathering. He also gave an overview of the department and its activities. He addressed the first year students on the general code of conduct and enlightened them on the career prospects that lay ahead of them. The two clubs, ELECTRICO and ENERGIA, were inaugurated and the office bearers were introduced by the Head of the Department.

The Chairman of ELECTRICO, Mr.M.Arun (Final Year) unveiled the motto of the club. ELECTRICO, which was inducted in the year 2012 with the motto ‘Changing Imaginations to Innovations’ makes every effort towards instilling scientific knowledge in the young minds. The Vice-Chairman of ELECTRICO, Mr.D.Venkatesan, of Third Year, came forward to present the proposed activities of the club for the current academic year-a Workshop for Second, Third, and Final year students on ‘Hands on training on electrical software tools’, a Poster presentation with the theme ‘Exploring Integrated Circuits’ along with demonstrations and a Project Expo, being some of them. Next, the Vice-Chairman of ENERGIA, Mr.T.Karthikeyan of Third Year, presented the objective of ENERGIA which is an Energy & Resource Conservation Club that focuses on bringing about a first-hand realization of the energy crisis and scarcity of natural resources in the country. A solemn pledge on energy conservation was taken by the students.

Mr.S.Balaji, Secretary of ENERGIA, put forth the proposed activities of the club. Periodic energy auditing, conducting seminars, development of a solar based lighting system, visit to the government schools in and around Karumathampatti to enrich the young minds with the ideas of energy conservation are some of the activities planned by the association for the year 2015-16. Felicitations were given by the CEO, Mr.S.Mohan and the Principal Dr.V.Nagarajan. The CEO, Mr.S.Mohan, emphasized on the quality of gratitude, which he said has to be nurtured at a very young age. He also spoke on the fruits of hard work, and wished the students a very productive academic career. Principal, Dr.V.Nagarajan educated the first year students about the state-of-the-art facilities available in the Institution, thereby encouraging the students to tap the resources available to the fullest to enhance their skills and knowledge. Mr.Gokul B, of Third Year, came forward to share his experience in Jansons Institute of Technology. Following this, the senior students of the Department exhibited their talents in the most vibrant manner through various cultural events. The programme came to a close with a vote of thanks by the Chairman of ENERGIA, Mr.D.D.Bharath followed by the National Anthem.