Event: Virtual Induction Meeting For 4th Session of Language Proficiency Certificate Courses
Date: 22 October 2021
KIIT School of Languages (KSOL) organized 4th Virtual Induction Meeting to formally welcome 113 students from different Schools & Departments of the KIIT Group of Institutions to nine different Language Proficiency Certificate courses of the Fourth Session (October-December, 2021). The event was graced by Dr. Jnyana Ranjan Mohanty, Registrar, KIIT-DU; Dr. Mrutyunjay Suar, Director General-R&D; Prof. (Dr.) Harekrishna Satapathy, Former Vice Chancellor, KISS DU; and Dr. Biswajit Das, Dean, KSOL. The session was initiated and moderated by Mr. Sameer Kumar Das, Deputy Director, KSOL.
The fourth session registered a total 113 enrolments from 14 different Schools of KIIT Group including KISS, KIMS, Faculty Members, Staff and their relatives. The Schools of Computer Engineering, Law and Electronics Engineering are the biggest contributors for the fourth session admissions with 28, 21 and 12 enrolments respectively. French, Japanese and German become the top three language preferences with admissions of 23, 22 and 19 respectively. Spanish, Communicative English, IELTS Preparatory and Odia had enrolments of 14, 12, 9 and 11 respectively.
All the 9 language trainers – Dr. Trupti Mishra (Sanskrit), Ms Sally Saleh (Arabic), Ms Amrita Chhotaroy (Communicative English), Ms Suchismita Bastia (IELTS Preparatory), Ms Prajna De Nandi (Japanese), Dr. Pramodini Jena (Odia), Mr Pravin Kumar Gupta, (German), Mr Asit Swarnakar (Spanish) and Mr Subhrangshu Mohanty (French) welcomed their respective students for the upcoming session.
Event: Online Panel Discussion on IELTS Preparatory
Date: 07 October 2021
KIIT School of Languages (KSOL) organized an Online Panel Discussion and Q&A Session titled “IELTS Preparatory-Ask the Experts” on 7th October 2021. The IELTS Orientation event is organized by British Council Certified IELTS Trainers, Suchismita Bastia and Amrita Chhotaroy, in association with Venkatakrishnan Karthik, a student of Mechanical Engineering and an IELTS (Academic) Achiever. Dr Biswajit Das, Dean, KSOL gave the welcome remark by highlighting the significance of taking on-time preparatory classes from experts to score good grades in IELTS, the highly on-demand English certification test required by almost all prominent Universities worldwide. The session was initiated by Mr. Sameer Kumar Das, Deputy Director, KSOL.
Panel Discussion was moderated by Amrita Chottaroy who started with a power-point presentation on IELTS followed by 30 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for the panellists. Karthik who got an impressive 7.5 Band Score in the IELTS (Academic) Exam held this September, which qualifies him to every reputed Universities globally, answered most of the questions on requisite mindset and preparedness for sailing across IELTS. He attributed his success to the rigorous and personalized IELTS coaching he received from KSOL. Q&A session with the audience was highly enriching, interactive and informative with satisfactory responses to all the queries asked by interested students.