On behalf of the Kalinga University Family, it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to this great University as you embark on your academic journey that will define your career in the years ahead. You are a unique and talented mix of students who have come to join us from every corner of the world. We are all happy and excited to receive you as newly joined members of this great family called Kalinga Family. Your joining Kalinga University comes with a lot of expectations on your part, parents, colleagues and lecturers. All of us have one thing in common, and that is to see you succeed in your studies, failure to do so will lead to disappointments and frustrations. I expect that in the coming days and weeks, you will start lifelong friendships, you have begun classes and you have started to explore ways to fill out your days and evenings and the less tangible part of your education here the student experience. We have endeavored and we shall continue to provide facilities in the form of books, workshops/ laboratories to facilitate the programmes. Computer studies have been integrated in all the programmes to enable students access the internet for research and get the latest information. Our academic programmes are of high quality geared towards the requirements of the world. They are competitive and industry driven ranging from Engineering, Science, Technology, Business and Social Sciences. As part of the course requirements, it is mandatory that you undergo Industrial attachment/Internship to acquire practical knowledge/ experience relevant to your training. While pursuing your studies, we have channels of communication to facilitate basic communication within the University. We as management are not only transparent but also encourage open door policy. Apart from the laid down procedures we communicate through notices, meetings, media and Web Site, among others. We encourage you to take time-off from your busy academic schedule to participate in co-curricular activities. We have excelled at NCC, NSS, exhibitions, music, drama etc., and your participation will ensure our continuing dominance in these fields. To become great requires self sacrifice and persistence as the saying goes, never, ever give up. Even when faced with insurmountable challenges, soldier on though the going might be tough at times. Finally, I wish you all the best, an exciting, rewarding, challenging and stimulating time on this University, God bless all!
Dr. Sandeep Gandhi