Students seeking admissions in Technical Diploma course in Punjab may soon look forward to seek admissions twice in a year.An announcement in this regard was made today by Minister for Technical Education Sh. Madan Mohan Mittal in the closing ceremony of Aryans Tech Fest at Aryans Group of Colleges, Chandigarh.Mittal said that Punjab Government would soon positively consider the proposal to start the January Batch admissions in Diploma courses. The model has been successfully implemented in degree courses in Punjab Technical University (PTU) and now to solve the problems of matriculate students Government would consider to start admissions twice in a year i.e July and January session.
On the other hand Tech fest marked the startling performance given by noted Bollywood stars Mahi Gill and Mukul Dev who gave startling performance on their hit numbers and made the audience to tap on their feet. Apart from this renowned Bollywood Comedian Amritpal Singh Chotu who has worked in movies like sing is king, Special 26, Son of Sardar, Sardar Ji, Marriage Da Garriage etc also enthralled the audience with his comedy show.Around 7000 students, farmers, academicians, researchers, professionals etc participated in the last of Techno Cultural Symposium. A lot of enthusiasm was shown by all for the fest, as the schools and the various companies that visited the campus displayed various models & products. Job Fest, Industrial Training Fest, Science Fest, Solar Fest, Robo Fest, Agro Fest, IT Fest etc. were the main attractions of the Fest.
In Science Fest, More than 200 schools participated in the second day of the fest and around 50 schools displayed their science projects. The first prize was bagged by Patel Public School, Rajpura and Mukat Public School, Rajpura; second prize was bagged by Govt. Senior Secondary School, Seona; Mukat Public School, Rajpura and third prize was bagged by Govt. Sr. School, Ghanaur.Sh. Mittal while appreciating the initiative taken by Aryans Group of Colleges said that such fests creates a distinctive creative and competitive environment where students and industries gets a remarkable opportunity to compete with the brilliant minds from all across the country.Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Anshu Kataria said that this fest was one of its kinds as it offered something for everyone. For the professionals there were stalls of Laptops, Mobiles, Tabs, Softwares etc displayed by various IT companies and for the farmers there were stalls set by various agro companies which displayed various agricultural equipment and products.The students showcased their talent and innovative ideas in Science Fest through their creative projects. On other side, Solar Companies displayed various Solar products like Solar Water Heater, Solar Lighting, Solar Lanten, Solar Inverter, UPS Solar System etc. In Robo Fest, Robotics & Embedded Based Projects were displayed.