Gurgaon, September 3, 2010: Apeejay Stya University organised its first student’s orientation programme in its city office in the presence of various eminent people and highly energised students.
The event started with the lighting of lamp by the renowned educationist and honorable Chancellor of Apeejay Stya University, Mrs. Sushma Berlia followed by the Guest of Honour, Former Chairman & Managing Partner of Ernst & Young, India, Mr. K. N. Memani; eminent scientist, Dr. S K Salwan and Pro Chancellor, Mr. Aditya Berlia.
Mrs. Sushma Berlia, the Chancellor of the university greeted every one by the welcome address. She focused on the point of global education and global competitiveness along with raveling some pioneering factors of the Apeejay Stya University while sharing the vision and mission of this university based on modern teaching techniques and the philosophy of the eminent freedom fighter and educationist late Dr. Stya Paul.
The hall further filled with thunderous applauds and when the Pro Chancellor of the University, Mr. Aditya Berlia revealed the unique academic system of the university which encompasses the three inter-disciplinary pillars i.e. Technology, Research and Liberal arts. The vision of the university was further clarified when he shared the factors like ‘freedom to choose which degree you want’ and ‘freedom to graduate when you want’. It really complemented the motto of the foundation – “Soaring high is my nature”.
Honorable Guest of Honour Mr. K. N. Memani also animated the audience with his presence when he threw some light on Indian industry and education; whereas eminent scientist Dr. S. K. Salwan conferred on the implementation of modern science in new education.