KAIZEN-2018, the fresher’s welcome event of the School of Civil Engineering, KIIT Deemed to be University was held on the 9th of October, 2018 amidst much fanfare.
The 1st year SCE B.Tech students were offered grand welcome by the 2nd year students. Prof. Sasmita Samanta, Registrar, KIIT DU; Prof. Rambabu Kodali, Pro-Vice Chancellor; Prof. Biswajit Sahoo, Director, SA and Dr. Benu Gopal Mohapatra, Dean, SCE graced the occasion and motivated the students.
Prof. S. Samanta appreciated the efforts of 2nd year students for the superb arrangement of the Fresher’s Welcome. She stressed upon the importance of Civil Engineers in the nation building and the role of KIIT SCE students in shaping up the future. Based on the outcome of survey conducted by Excel Gateway recently for the Civil B. Tech students, she assured to provide all necessary support to the students to become a successful entrepreneur and advised the school to offer course on Entrepreneurship based on Infrastructure Development.
Prof. Rambabu Kodali elucidated about the strong support system of the university and the student friendly facilities. Besides, he advised the students that B.Tech Civil students should be job creators rather than job seeker.
Prof. Biswajit Sahoo informed the students regarding the latest trends in the world of technology and the world class ranking of the university.
Prof. Mohapatra enlightened the students regarding the various milestones achieved and the global benchmarks set by Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology. It was, in fact, an eventful day filled with excitement and exuberance.