Tuesday 6th February, 2021, Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering & Management hosted GYANODAYA, the Induction Program for First Year students through online streaming. The function was inaugurated by lighting the traditional lamp at the hands of Pu. Premprakash Swami, BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha, Chief Guest for the occasion, Shri Chandrakantbhai Thakar, Vice Chairman, RCOEM, Shri. Kailashchandra Agrawal, Secretary RCOEM, Shri Rajendra Purohit, Secretary, RCOEM, Shri Ashok kumar Pacheriwala, Treasurer, Shri. Bhagwandasji Daga; Executive member RCOEM, Dr. R. S. Pande, Principal, Dr. S. D. Mohgaonkar, Dean Second Shift, Dr. Y. M. Sonkhaskar, Dean Students’ Representative Council (SRC) and Dr. Sanjogta Meshram, In-charge First Year BE.
Dr. Y. M. Sonkhaskar, Dean, SRC introduced, Premprakash Swamiji, the chief guest of the function who enlightened the audience on the meaning of GYANODAYA. Swamiji quoted teachings and gave importance of character building. He briefed and showed the conversation between Pramukh Swami maharaj and former president late Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. He also emphasized on being sincere and truthful in the ventures one take. He blessed everyone and wished good luck to students for their future endeavors.
Shri Chandrakantbhai Thakar gave the Presidential remark. He addressed the first-year students and asserted upon the importance of innovation. He gave an overview of the functioning and of all opportunities provided by the institute and shared his insights on having a clear vision and objective to be able to achieve a set goal. Also he urged parents to be the guiding light for their children.
The Principal Dr. R. S. Pande delivered opening remark. He focused on the accomplishments of the college focusing on the recent national level achievements of the students, the college efforts and provisions for the overall development of the students and other academic and non-academic attributes of the college. He ended his note by extending warm and good wishes to the newly inducted students.
In the Morning session of the function, Dr. S. D. Mohgaonkar briefed the various functional committees of the institution, the expectations and the responsibilities of the students towards the institute. He also urged the parents to be an active part of the various events and their responsibilities towards the same.
Also, Dr. Sanjogta M. Meshram (First Year In-charge), Dr. A.J. Agrawal (Dean Academics), Dr. Abhijeet A. Agase (Controller of Examinations), Prof. N. M. Deshkar and Dr. Rashmi Shahu (Counselling Cell), Prof. Kaushik Roy (Career Development & Placement Cell), Dr. Preeti Voditel (Prof. In-charge GEMS), Dr. C. P. Pandhurnekar (Anti Ragging and Disciplinary Committee Member), Dr. J. P. Kalambe (Presiding Officer, ICC), Dr. Cynita Christy (Librarian, RCOEM), Dr. Y. M. Sonkhaskar (Dean SRC), Dr. Amit Anurag (HOD, Physical Education) addressed the students about their respective portfolios and existing facilities in the college.
Concluding the event, Mr. Ankish Agrawal, Cultural Secretary, SRC delivered the vote of thanks and conveyed his thanks to all SRC members for successful conduction of the event. The event was compared by Mr. Dev Paliwal, member of SRC, RCOEM.