“Know Your KMV” Program Organized For New Entrants at KMV

New Entrants at KMVJalandhar July 26 (Jaswinder Azad)- Kanya Maha Vidyalaya- the Heritage & Autonomous institution, Ranked No.1 College in India by India Today Ranking organized Orientation Programme for New Entrants at KMV. The program aimed at introducing various aspects of autonomy and various innovative programs to the students. The Principal of KMV Prof. (Dr.) Atima Sharma Dwivedi congratulated the newcomers on becoming part of the historic institution. Madam Principal acquainted the new students with the rich legacy and glorious present of KMV. Kanya Maha Vidyalaya is one of the 19 institutions in the country to be awarded the Heritage status. While addressing the students Madam Principal said that higher education is very important in one’s life, as it enables one to take decisions, realize one’s potential, develop one’s personally, shows the direction to find one’s goals and how to achieve goals. We have upgraded syllabus of all courses with 21st century skills. Along with 24 new programs many professional growth development & life skills programs have been introduced with each semester. The grades of these courses will be included in Detail Mark Cards. It is worth a mention here that these programs will be offered free of cost to the students of each semester. The value-based programs being introduced in various semesters are:
• Semester I- Foundation Programme
• Semester II- Moral Education
• Semester III- Personality Development
• Semester IV- Social Work
• Semester V- Gender Sensitization & Self Defence
• Semester VI- Reasoning & Mental Abilities
Madam Principal said that for the holistic growth of students it is essential that the students should take active part in all the innovative and value added programs being offer on the campus. Dr. Madhumeet (Dean, Student Welfare) through her presentation ‘Know your KMV’ gave detailed information about the KMV legacy, the vision of KMV, the facilities available for students, scholarships on campus placements, infrastructure, showing student support system, value added programs being offered on the campus and the advantages of gaining autonomy. All these programmes are designed with the holistic development and growth of students in mind. Among other Student Development Programmes we have Foreign Languages taught by Foreign Teachers. Each year we have teachers from France, Germany and Spain to teach native languages. Counseling(Career and General Counseling) is offered throughout the year to the students. Centre for Competitive Exams prepares students for IAS, PCS, Bank PO, UGC, Defense Services etc. Institute of IELTS by guided experts provide on-campus IELTS training to the desirous candidates. Centre for Leadership Development and Lifelong learning grooms the students and inculcates leadership qualities in them. KMV Entrepreneurial Development Centre enhances the entrepreneurial qualities of the students by providing them adequate opportunities and organizing interactive sessions with inspiring entrepreneurs. Under Student Mentoring Programme each teacher mentors 10 to 15 students. International tie-ups with US Universities like Chatham, Boston and Lesley University plays a pivotal role in evolving KMVites into global citizens. Such wide variety of meaningful programmes reiterate KMV’s commitment to the students meaningful futures. Then Ms Hardeep, Controller of Examinations threw light on the examination reforms at KMV which have been introduced under autonomy. In the student friendly system students can avail the benefit of internal assessment. There is a quick redressal of examination related issues. This was followed by a presentation on the Department of Student Welfare made by the students who threw light on the various clubs cells running under the aegis of the Department of student Welfare. They motivated and invited the students to be members of various clubs and societies as it would hone their talent. Madam Principal Prof. (Dr.) Atima Sharma Dwivedi congratulated Dr Madhumeet, Dr Rashmi, Dr Neetu & Ms Amarjot for organizing this very meaningful activity.

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