The Orientation program of BBA, Batch 2020-2023 was conducted on 21st Sep; 10 am onwards till 5 pm.
The orientation started with Prof. S. K. Mahapatra, Director – KSOM addressing the students. He very interestingly explained how the journey of a successful person can be explained with the transition “from a common noun to a proper noun”. Real life examples were cited and made his session very mesmerizing.
This was followed by the address of Prof. S. N. Mishra, Dean – KSOM, who elucidated how the BBA can be the perfect foundation of a professional career. It is entirely up to the student as to how he/she can make use of the opportunities provided by the institute.
Prof. Jitendra Mohanty, Chairperson, Placement introduced the KIIT family and KSOM family to all the students. Prof. Isa Mishra, Chairperson, BBA oriented the students through the regulation, syllabus, academic cycle, teaching-learning process, student development and extension activities of KSOM. Prof. Chandrabhanu Das, Co-ordinator, BBA III and Prof. Ritika Sharma, Co-ordinator, BBA II addressed the students focusing on the importance of every year of the BBA academic calendar. General Conduct & Discipline Guidelines were explained in detail by Prof. Abhishek Kumar.
The orientation program was anchored by Prof. Saptorshi Das, BBA 1 Coordinator. She also facilitated all the student activities 12 noon onwards for the whole day. Creatively named activities included : “KANVAS KATHA” – poster making competition, “KUIZZARDS” – entertainment quiz, “KALAAKARI” – talent hunt and “Kan’t you guess?” kept the new students engaged for the rest of the day. Senior students from BBA – Pratyush, Rohit, Bhumika, Sharif and Prereet helped with the activities. Anita Pradhan from UGP office assisted in the entire program with Supriya assisting as and when required.