Amity University Madhya Pradesh organized a two day orientation programme for its new batch of students on August 16th & 17th, 2017.
After theregistration of the new students, the programme of the day began with the invocation of the Gods and a Havan, in which Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, Pro Vice-Chancellor, HoIs, HoDs, all the faculty members and the new students participated with great zeal and enthusiasm.
The Havan was followed by the address of Hon’ble Vice Chancellor, AUMP, Lt Gen V. K. Sharma, AVSM (Retd.) Delivering the inaugural address, the Hon’ble Vice Chancellor informed the students about the opportunities before them and how Amity provides quality holistic education to its students. He also gave an overview of life at Amity besides familiarizing them with the various facilities, amenities and world class education at AUMP. He urged the students to follow the rules and guidelines set by the university diligently. Hon’ble Vice Chancellor address was followed by Prof (Dr) R. S. Tomar, Dean Academic’s address in which he apprised the students about the excellent educational and research opportunities being provided to the students of AUMP and Choice Based Credit System. Prof. (Dr) R.S. Tomar, Chairman, Anti Ragging Cell briefed the students about the Zero-Tolerance Policy of Amity against Ragging and about the functions of Anti-ragging Cell at AUMP. Following this Mr. Preeth Padmanabhan, Asst. Registrar, AUMP familiarized the students with scholarship programmes and the working of Amity’s intranet zone, AMIZONE. The Director Administration Col S. K. Sethi (Retd.) gave an insight to the students about the security, hostel, mess, medical and other administrative aspects of AUMP. Chief Proctor and Director Hostel, Brig Rajesh Gangele (Retd.) gave an insight on the discipline to be maintained in the campus as well in the hostel. He also briefed about the facilities in the hostel and do’s and don’ts of hostel to be followed by the hostlers. The students were apprised about their welfare, campus life and cultural clubs and sports activities in the campus by the Dean Student Welfare, Prof. (Dr.) Anil Vashisht. The day one ended with an in depth view of the International programmes and exposure provided by AUMP, presented by Prof.(Dr.) Anil Vashisht, Director International Affairs AUMP.
On day two of the orientation programme, the Pro Vice Chancellor, Prof.(Dr) M. P. Kaushik delivered his address throwing light on code of conduct and campus discipline.The process of training and placement at AUMP was explained thoroughly by the Director CRC, Mr. Rajat Pathak. The Asst. Controller of Examination Mr. Sunil Upadhyay oriented the students regarding the examination procedures, marking patterns and the grading system. In the second half of day two, MBTI Assessment and an activity based Language Competency exercise was conducted for all the students by AIBAS and ASL/ASCENT. The students registered themselves with their respective programmes on AMIZONE and interacted with their respective HoIs and HoDs and other faculty members. The classes for the new entrants 2017-18 commenced from August 18, 2017