JCT College of Engineering and Technology, Pichanur, Coimbatore organized fresher’s day program for the first year B.E/B.Tech students for the academic year 2017-18, on Monday, the 7th August 2017.
This program was marked as orientation to the new students, coming from school education to Engineering Degree course. The program was presided by Thiru. S.A. Subramanian, the Chairman and Dr. G.Ramesh, the Principal delivered his key note address.
The Chief Guest Dr. G.S. Pradeep, in his special address, Education is not merely collecting the information from various aspects. Education must show the way to life and future. Education is only guide us how to live in the world. So, we are not compromise any other matter with education. As student we have to follow five basic needs expected from students, to succeed in academic and personal life.
Dr. G.S. Pradeep after lighting kuthuvillakku he pointed out the significance of each glowing light as reminder to the five qualities to be inherited. The first one is the sacrifice personal pleasures for attaining welfare for the society. He quoted the example of Mahatma Gandhi and stated for his Satyagraha rather than his personal comforts.
The Second point that he quoted about the time Management and next to stressed that the student must involve in academic pursues and time of every moment in their student life is necessary. The sacrifice of pleasurable moments to attain intellectual goals by attains the course work and training offered by the Institution.
The fourth point that he symbolizes the virtues and good habits to be attained the knowledge obtaining in their specialized field will come with them thought their life.
Finally he touched the health improvement that facilities available in the campus. Healthy food and regular exercise will make them quality for the absorption of academic career.
Dr. M.S. Balamurugan Professor and Head of S&H Department made welcome address and Prof. Jethose and Head proposed vote of thanks.