The Induction Day for Students of Batch 2016-18 was held on Saturday, 4th June 2016 at the Sant Dnyaneshwar Hall, MIT Campus, Kothrud. This year MITSOT, has till date, 120 admissions, out of which maximum students reported on Day I and they were accompanied by many parents too.
The Induction Day programme had the benefit of presence of leading senior leaders from Industry addressing the students & parents. Mr M S Unnikrishnan, MD & CEO, Thermax Ltd was the Chief Guest while the Guests of Honor were Mr Shantanu Bhattacharya, Head Talent – Corporate HR, Reliance Communications Ltd, Mr Amit Pandey, Senior Vice President & Head Procurement, SCM, HR & Admin, Tikona Digital Networks and Ms Deepti Deshpande, Associate Programme Manager – HR, e-Clerx Ltd. One common point highlighted by these Industry leaders in their address was that the students should focus on Innovation and utilize the technical & management skills that they will learn at MITSOT during their 2 year course to identify solutions for many issues that our country faces today such as Water Management, Energy, Environment, Literacy etc. Our Alumni from Batch 2007-09, Ms Harpreet Kaur Sandhu who is currently working as Team Leader, BNY Mellon too shared her experiences during her student days at MITSOT. Dr. Sanjay Upadhyay, Executive Director – World Peace Centre, MIT Group too motivated the students in his inimitable style.
Dr Milind Pande, Project Director, MITSOT delivered the Welcome Address and shared information on MITSOT, about its dynamic decade-old expertise & experience in the field of excellence in Telecom & Management Studies for the benefit of the audience. He also addressed a separate session of parents sharing information about MIT Group of Institutions, MITSOT, our work culture and the general feedback received from the parents, post this interaction, was a sense of confidence that their wards are in safe hands in terms of their careers & that they, as parents, have made the right decision in choosing MITSOT.
The Faculty of MITSOT too shared comprehensive information on the overall infrastructure, facilities as well as working of various departments such as Library, Academics & Examinations, Placements, Computer Lab etc. A detailed presentation on Student Section and Student’s Code of Conduct too was shared with the students.