Three Days Orientation to Freshers of Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD) (2019-21 batch)

RGNIYD has successfully completed the three days orientation programme to the newly joined students from 15-17 July, 2019. There were around 100 students participated in the programme. Inaugural address was delivered by Prof.A.Chandra Mohan, Registrar on 15th July, 2019, the orientation begun with the presentation on RGNIYD by Dr.K.Gireesan and Dr.Pitabasa.Sahoo. After that, sessions on administration, academic sections were given on various aspects and important issues. The coordinators organised ice-breaking session and games to the students with which they know each other and some of the games were organised pertaining to Team Building, Self-Awareness, Time Management etc. The students were also given orientation on the usage of Library Resources and Computer Lab and Internet Facility in the Institute. There was a campus tour to all the students organised on the same day. 


The second day begun with the Yoga demonistration and orientation by Dr.Bhaskaran in the morning. From 10.00 am onwards the Heads ( Dr.S.Suresh ,DAS, Dr.T.Gopinath, DGS, Dr.K.Gireesan,DLG, Dr.P.Sahoo,DDS,  Dr.Sharmistha Bhattacharjee, DSE, Dr.S.Lalitha, DSW) of each academic department delivered sessions on their academic, research, extension and training activities. Training activities and international collaborations were presented by Mr.David Paul, CTO&CB. 


The third day begun with meditation and its advantages by Sis.Jayalakshmi from Brahmakumaris at 7.30 am. The presentation on Hostel Rules and Regulations and Discipline was given by Dr.Sharmistha Bhattacharjee and Dr.K.Gireesan. After that, Mr.Samuel Chellaih gave a motivational talk to the students aiming at understanding the role of youth in nation building. Dr.S.Suresh, the Controller of examination gave vital information about the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS), Examination pattern etc. Dr.Rambabu Botcha, the coordinator orientated on Field work, Internship, Block placement, Study Tour, Rural Camp and Summer Internship etc. Mr.Mohan Raj gave important information on Sports activities of RGNIYD. Dr.Pitabasa Sahoo, Dr.Sharmistha Bhattacharjee and Dr. Botcha have concluded the orientation at 5:30 pm on 17th July, 2019. 


Dr.Rambabu Botch, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Engineering and Dr.S.Kumaravel, Assistant Professor,Department of Social Work coordinated the three days programme.