Lecture on Importance of Technical Education for the Development of Society by Prof Dr Alok Prakash Mittal Member Secretary AICTE
On 12 April, 2019, a special lecture was organized by Shobhit University, Meerut on Importance of Technical Education for the development of Society. The key speaker for the session was Prof (Dr.) Alok Prakash Mittal, member Secretary AICTE. Lecture was presided over by Chancellor Kunwar Shekhar Vijendra. The session began with the blessings of GoddessSaraswati and the dignitaries were welcomed with flower presentation. The program was then began with the welcome note by Prof. Poonam Devdutt, Director, SBS, Shobhit University, Meerut.
Prof Alok Prakash Mittal in his lecture said that technical education is the crust for the development of society as well as human needs. Indian technicians are spread all over the world. Induction motor is used in almost every technology of daily life. Universities should focus on quality education. He mentioned that whole world is looking at Indian youth for good technicians and engineers. He urged that education system should be such where practical knowledge should be enhanced and students should be given hands on training.
Chancellor Kunwar Shekhar Vijendra emphasized on industrial training and SEIZ. He said the universities should play the role of bridge between the industrial requirements and education provided. Honorable Vice Chancellor Prof. A.P. Garg introduced the gathering with the progress of the University. Mr V. K. Singh, Registrar, Shobhit University, Meerut,delivered vote of thanks. Students from various engineering branches also interacted with Prof. Alok Prakash Mittal. Several Deans, Directors and faculty members from various engineering colleges also attended the program. Prof Alok Prakash Mittal also visited all the departments and laboratories of the University.