SRM University Sikkim conducted the Induction Program for the batch of first year students of 2016-17 batch, on 20th August 2016, in Chintan Bhawan,Gangtok. A total of 200 students have joined the institute this year. The program was graced by Shri Jitendra Singh Raje, IAS, Director, Higher Education, Government of Sikkim, as the Chief Guest. Dean (Academic) Dr. R. Anbalagan presented the welcome address and Registrar, Prof. Ch. Satish Kumar delivered his introductory address concerning the present status of the University and its vision of growth. The HODs of School of Management and Commerce, School of Information Technology and School of Hospitality and Tourism Management introduced themselves and gave brief preamble about their respective departments and schools. The Alumnus and senior students were also present in the event and they shared their experiences of leaning in the institute.
The Chief Guest in his Inaugural address expressed his joy to participate in this event and congratulated the SRM family on the progress of the University and the sincere effort the University is taking to develop and deploy quality education to the students. He also advised the students to be clear with their aims and goals in life and put their sincere effort, make utmost use of the opportunity provided and bring out the best in them. He also said that the students should not be “serious” but “sincere” in whatever task they do and work hard to achieve the goal. He congratulated the institute and the SRM fraternity for their commendable work.