The Apollo University, Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh, celebrated National Education Day on 11th November 2022
The Apollo University, Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh, celebrated National Education Day on 11th November 2022 to commemorate the birth anniversary of the first Education Minister of independent India, Moulana Abul Kalam Azad. While inaugurating the event, the Hon’ble Vice Chancellor of TAU, Prof. H. Vinod Bhat, said, “Azad had a profound impact on many sectors of life, especially in the field of education.” He reiterated the role played by Azad in sensitizing the people of India to the importance of higher education. The event also saw participation from students in competitions such as essay writing, where Raga Trisha Chowdary, a student of BSc. Optometry Technology won the first prize. Registrar, Prof. M. Potharaju, Deans, Prof. Mariappan, Prof. Sunil Kumar and other faculty also participated.
The Apollo University, Chittoor,celebrates Janjatiya Gaurav Diwas on 15th Nov
The Apollo University, Chittoor,celebrates Janjatiya Gaurav Diwas on 15th November 2022 in memory of Bhagwan Birsa Munda, the great unsung hero of Indian Independence. The University observed Janajatiya Gaurav Diwas in honour of Birsa Munda’s birth anniversary and his contribution to national development. Prof. Alfred Augustine, Dean, Apollo Medical College, recalled the contributions of Birsa Munda, who started the freedom struggle at the age of 20 years. He inspired all the students to draw lessons from his life, as they are also of the same age group. He also reiterated that Birsa Munda had struggled a lot for the welfare of the tribal people. A video presenting the life sketch of Munda prepared by the student members of the Media Club was well received by the participants. The appreciation certificates were distributed to the winners of Extempore on the topic “Unsung Hero of India- Birsa Munda. Ms Ayushi, MSc. Clinical Psychology students mastered the whole event. Prof. Potharaju, Registrar, Prof. Mariappan, Dean, School of Management; Prof. Sunil Kumar, Dean, School of Technology, Dr Shani, Coordinator, Student welfare, the faculty members and students have participated in the event.