Adamas University Launches #AU Combats COVID
News Desk, News Nation 360 : Adamas University rated by several organizations as the best university in the private sector in Eastern India, launched a special crisis manual report #AU Combats COVID through a virtual press conference. The digital launch of this report is one of its kind initiatives as it is not done by any other universities ever in Eastern and North-Eastern part of India. The momentous launch was done in the presence of Prof Samit Ray, Hon’ble Chancellor, Prof Dr Deependra Kumar Jha, Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor, Prof Ujjwal K Chowdhury, Hon’ble Pro Vice-Chancellor, of Adamas University among many other notable professors and academicians. The university believes in the holistic development of its students and hence with the changing education scenario, they adapted to online classes very smoothly. 250 faculty members and 3500 students responded to this digital shift and contributed to knowledge sharing through zoom classes, webinars etc. They provided the students with a digital library for easy access of e-books, e-journals for broadening the horizon of learning. The university also introduced online training and digital internships for placed students. The document also captures how the university has set up a Task Force to materially and intellectually contribute to the battle against the disease and its impact. The university understands how we are all undergoing unprecedented times where our biggest priorities are to ease our anxieties and promote mental wellbeing. Students who are at the juncture of finishing one phase of education and getting into the next are truly at crossroads. To address their concerns and handhold them, so that they do not end up selecting a wrong path in career, Adamas has come up with a unique initiative – Each One Reach One. On this occasion, Prof Samit Ray, Hon’ble Chancellor, Adamas University said that it is a moment of pride for them. Their professors and the whole team have not left any stone unturned to expand learning even during the lockdown. Adamas University is among those top-notch universities which have not compromised with the current situation. Hence this year’s Academic Plan has been drawn up keeping on mind state and central govt directives, UGC protocols and safety and well-being of all their stakeholders. They are committed to giving back to the society and hence they offered land for isolation centres. All these initiatives are a part of their #AdamasUniversityCares which is completely focused on taking the best possible measures to support the nation during this pandemic. He prays that they all quickly overcome the situation and get back to their normal life. They are also very proud to inform that the student who got placed through campus hiring have secured their jobs. They would also like to add that this year they will conduct all semester exams in July and all the new batches start from 1st September. Also speaking on the occasion, the Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Deependar Kumar Jha said that they are deeply committed to offering academic flexibility to their students on various matters, including curriculum, classes, attendance, examinations, assessment, resits and all other matters keeping in mind the paramount interests of students.
Report : Anustup Kundu