Sambalpur: The sixth Basis Day of Odisha State Open College (OSOU) was noticed immediately, the tenth June, 2021 at 12.30 PM on-line.
Sri AsitTripathy, IAS (Retd.), former Chief Secretary to Govt of Odisha, and presently the Honurable Chairman, Western Odisha Improvement Council, and likewise the Principal Adivisor to Honurable Chief Minister of Odisha attended the Celebration because the Chief Visitor.
Prof E. Vayunandan, Vice–Chancellor, Yahswantrao Chavan Maharahstra Open College and with extra cost because the Vice-Chancellor of KavayitriBahinabai North Maharashtra College, Jalagaon was the Visitor of Honour who delivered the Basis day Lecture.
Prof. Arka Kumar Das Mohapatra, Honourable Vice Chancellor, Odisha State Open College (OSOU) presided over the assembly anddelivered the welcome tackle in addition to launched the revered company to over 525 viewers current on-line. He highlighted numerous actions of OSOU, the varied achievements that OSOU has to this point, and the way itplans to cary ahead its moto of ‘inclusive and wholistic training for all’, however geographical obstacles. He additionally spoke on the College’s plan to succeed in out to the ‘unreached’ by enhancing its present enrolment of almost 34,000 to over 14,00,000 by 2040.
Registrar of the UnivesityDr. ManasRanjanPujari,offered the Annual Report 2021.
ShriAsitTripathy, IAS, Chief Visitor on the event, expressed pleasure over institution of OSOU in Sambalpur, the foremost cultural and academic hub of Western Odisha.He appreciated the efforts of OSOU in taking training to the door steps of the unreached. He suggested the College to launch packages on Ability Improvement and employability of individuals on the grass root andannounced that Western Odisha Improvement Council can be completely satisfied to collaborate with OSOU for the good thing about those that are disadvantaged of upper training by encouraging amongst others desiging and supply of ability improvement and capability constructing programmes. He additionally expressed his delight over the success of Open and Distance Studying system especiallythepivotal position it performs within the present pademic.
Prof. E Vayunandan,elaborated the significance of ODL. His speech was a complete narration on the theme of “Historic and Futuristic ODL Studying”. He talked in regards to the nascence of ODL and the way it’s serving to the learners in buying data, reducing throughout disciple, age, expertise, and geographical obstacles. He additionally put mild on the significance of ODL as talked about in Nationwide Training Coverage 2020thatcalls for integration of expertise for efficient supply of training in its full kind. He emphasised on multi-mode studying course of, alongside Large Open On-line Programs(MOOCs) and OpenEducatonal Assets (OER).
The perform was marked by signing of three Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs) for educational collaborations between OSOU and three pioneer instructional establishments of India,specifically,the YashwantraoChavan Maharashtra Open College, Nasik;NetajiSubhas Open College, West Bengal; and Institute of Firm Secretaries of India, New Delhi.
Shri.NaliniRanjanSarangi, Comptroller of Finance, OSOU, supplied a proper vote of thanks.