|Early Times Report|
KATRA, Nov 21: A three-day entrepreneurship awareness camp, sponsored by the DST-NIMAT Project, was inaugurated at the Entrepreneurship Development Cell, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU). Dr. Suparn K.Sharma, Chief Coordinator, Entrepreneurship Development Cell, SMVD University, informed about the prominence of such entrepreneurship programs in educational institutions. To apprise the students of the importance of technology in job creation, Prof. Eswaramoorthy Muthusamy, Dean, Faculty of Engineering, urged to harness solar technology in food processing in Jammu & Kashmir. Dr. R.K. Mishra, Head, School of Mechanical Engineering, motivated the students for entrepreneurship by deliberating the pros of starting own business.
The students were guided for values and qualities of good entrepreneurs by Dr. Yugal Khajuria, Dean of Students Welfare, SMVDU. During the function Dr. Saurabh, Head, School of Business, defined entrepreneurship as a way of life by being socially viable, economically feasible and environmentally sustainable.
The Vice Chancellor of SMVD University, Padam Prof. Ravindra Kumar Sinha and the Chief Guest of the Inaugural function emphasized on the change of mindset of the students for responsible entrepreneurial activities for the development of the nation.