Jalandhar, July 27, 2012: In order to get the many thousand fresh-students fit into the environment of the University; Lovely Professional University is going to conduct a ten-days gigantic 'Freshmen Induction Programme-2012', from 30th July, 2012 onwards. With an elaborated informative & entertaining Schedule to continue up to 8th August, 2012, different sessions are planned at different Blocks of the University. Students will be introduced, in batches, to the university facilities, policies & procedures, On-Line Resources, Examination System, Tips to Perform Better, and security. Continuous Cultural Shows, Movies, Presentations, Carnival, City & Campus Tours have also been arranged to help themselves with old students. In addition, special Information Booklet with important Phone Numbers, University Rules- Regulations will also be distributed to new entrants for required know-how about the University.
Felicitating the new students on going to become an essential & integral part of the University, as would-be LPU ‘VERTO’ (which means transformer), the Chancellor of the University, Ashok Mittal said: "Freshmen Induction Programme has been designed in such a way that the new students may get very easily familiarized with all the resources of the university and various LPU rules- regulations, in the shortest possible time-frame. As such, the new phase of students’ lives with the University will open as an open book, quenching all their queries in regard to the University environment." Reminding them about the great slogan of the University “Transforming Education Transforming India” and letting them clear the meaning of LPU “VERTO”, he said: “Each and every new entering student is to pass out as VERTO”. As such, we expect each student at LPU to enhance their intellectual and professional aptitude to gain competency to transform the society for better tomorrow.” He further alerted the new entrants: "All fresher-students should attend all the sessions scheduled for them, as these are going to get them well acquainted with the culture, important rules and regulations about the University prior to formal commencement of first term of their related programme. There will also be ice-breaking sessions and activities which will energize new students to exhibit their potentialities and talents to get more closely connected to LPU by embracing the culture and traditions of the University."
Illustrative, on the respective, Day One of the Programme, after reporting at University Main Gate; the new entrants will receive massive central addresses full of great messages and information. In this regard, LPU Pro Chancellor Ms. Rashmi Mittal will accord her mesmerizing welcome with lecture on Holistic Development; Vice Chancellor Dr. Ramesh Kanwar, on Opportunities in India and abroad; Director General Er. HR Singla, on Moral values and Ethics; Heads of respective Faculty, on Academic Excellence; Deans Departments, on Insight and opportunities in respective Discipline; and, Director-Division of Students Career Services, on Employability, at the SBRM Auditorium of the University. This day will also include interactive "Introduction” to respective Schools; University Management System (UMS) Presentation by Heads of Schools, Head & Co-ordinators of Departments in respective classrooms. The evening will witness Cultural Showcase at University’s Central Stage; Interaction with Parents over tea; and, Presentation on Residential and security services. On this day, special UMS presentation for parents will also be there.
Day Two will have interactive "Presentation of Academic & Examination, Student Affairs, Career services; Ice-breaking session in School Class Rooms and fun events, adventure sports, Friendly Matches in Hostels; and, above all popular Movies near Division of Student Affairs. Third Day will have University Campus Tour, Registration to clubs and Student Organisations, Exhibits of student projects, Carnival (Food and other stalls) and city Tour as well. On this occasion the talented students of the University will entertain and motivate the fresh students through their enchanting performances depicting great unity in cultural diversity. The new students will also get chances to exhibit their inborn talents, shedding away all their hesitations and complexes.