INSPIRE camp for eligible XI grade students started at Amity University Rajasthan on 26th November 2018. Five days long camp was funded by Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India. Total 204 selected students from 19 colleges/schools from Rajasthan participated in the event.
Inaugural day events started with welcome address by Dr. Aditi Deol (Amity University Rajasthan). Dr. Deol briefly introduced the audience to Amity Universe. Subsequently Dr. Jayati Sharma (ASCO, AUR) took over and hosted the inaugural session. She welcomed Hon’ble President, Pro President and the chief guest for the day - Dr. Mangala Rai (Former Secretary, DARE and DG, ICAR, Govt. of India). After the introduction there was ceremonial lighting of the lamp. Hon’ble President of Amity University, Prof. (Dr.) Arun Patil officially welcomed the chief guest for the occasion – Dr. Mangala Rai. Hon’ble president thereafter addressed the gathering and explained to the students the importance of programmes such as INSPIRE. He highlighted the importance of such events for the students where they could meet scientist of eminence. Hon’ble president at the end welcomed the students and thanked Dr. Mangala rai for having graced the occasion.