Albertian Institute of Science and Technology organized “SCHOLA BREVIS-15”, an annual induction programme for the new comers on August 1, 2015.
Prof.Dr.K.E George,Principal, AISAT welcomed the gathering. His Grace Most Rev Dr. Francis Kallarakal- Metropolitan Archbishop of Verapoly and Patron of the Institution in his presidential address pointed out the influence of digital media on the youth and the necessity of blossoming into an Engineer with a humane touch and integrity, His Grace also reminded the parents to create an ambience conducive for education, and guide their wards towards a fruitful life. The guest of honour Mr. P. C. Cyriac – IAS(Rtd), Former Chief Secretary Govt. of Tamil Nadu, addressed the new entrants regarding the tremendous opportunities and challenges facing the engineering community of the country in helping the nation thrust forward in an economic growth mode, he also urged the students to develop self-confidence and learn from their mistakes and failures.
Rev. Dr. Clement Valluvassery, Manager AISAT in his address speech urged the students to dream big and success is never an accident but the result of years of preperation and hardwork. Rev.Fr.Alex Kurishuparambil presented memento to His Grace Most Rev Dr. Francis Kallarakal as token of love from AISAT Family.
Highlight of the programme was Book Release of “Gate Way to Engineering” an AISAT Publication that throws light on engineering education -yesterday, today and tomorrow, and challenges & opportunities in the engineering profession. The book is a compilation of articles published by experts in the different fields of engineering, and will become handy and useful for youngsters who are having an inclination towards engineering to select a branch of engineering that suits individual taste and talents. Archbishop Most Rev. Dr. Francis Kallarakal released the book by handing over the First Copy to Mr. P. C. Cyriac,IAS(Rtd).
The function was followed with talks by eminent academicians from the field of technical education on various facets of professional education, with particular reference to the present revised curriculum, scheme and syllabi of APJ Abdul Kalam Kerala Technological University.