Press meet with Director Academic and Research of GEMS Arts and Science College, Ramapuram held on 27th August 2019 at the College campus
A press meet with the leading correspondents of Malayala Manorama, Mathrubhoomi and Suprabhat was arranged on 27th August at Director Academic and Research office. The main reason for arranging such press meet to give information about his plan for the college to bring the college as one of the very best under Calicut University. For that, Director also talked about his future plan/ ideas for the college such as for getting UGC to 2(f) and 12(b) from UGC, registration (Darpan) under NeethiAyog. (It is very much essential for getting any State or Central financial support for the college), applying to get SIRO (Scientific and Industrial Research Organization) certificate from department of Science and Technology, Government of India for the college and Formation of academic and research review committee with two external experts from science and arts stream to assess and review the program of academic and research related activities of the college. In addition to this, Faculties will be encouraged to submit project proposal in the area of environmental sciences, pollution related studies, medicinal properties of various plants available in the region, cancer, diabetics, landslides and other geological related problems to various state and central funding bodies. Students are also being encouraged to take up society based activities and some of the social problem aspects, Dr.Unni said. His main intention of becoming a member of the college is to bring the college’s position in both academic and research front, and to be known as one of the best institution under Calicut University. The correspondents had placed quite a number of suggestions and queries him to know his future plan. Finally Director requested the press to provide maximum support and publicity for making the college one of the very best under both academic and Research front.