You should set goals beyond your reach so you always have something to live for.” — Ted Turner.
Roorkee Institute of Technology (RIT) has been bestowed with the “𝐁𝐫𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭 𝐈𝐧𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐭𝐮𝐭𝐞 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝” for Outstanding Contribution in Organising Trainings and Spreading Awareness on FLOSS/MOOCS from 𝐍𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐧 𝐑𝐞𝐠𝐢𝐨𝐧.
It is noteworthy that RIT is the only Institution from the entire 𝐍𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐧 𝐈𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐚 to receive this award. The ceremony was held at 𝐈𝐈𝐓 𝐁𝐨𝐦𝐛𝐚𝐲 Campus on 27 August 2022. Prof. Dr Parag Jain, 𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐫 𝐑𝐈𝐓, received the trophy and the certificate presented by 𝑷𝒓𝒐𝒇 𝑫𝒓. 𝑲𝒂𝒏𝒏𝒂𝒏 𝑴𝒐𝒖𝒅𝒈𝒂𝒍𝒚𝒂 𝒊𝒏 𝑪𝒉𝒆𝒎𝒊𝒄𝒂𝒍 𝑬𝒏𝒈𝒊𝒏𝒆𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝑫𝒆𝒑𝒂𝒓𝒕𝒎𝒆𝒎𝒕 𝑰𝑰𝑻 𝑩𝒐𝒎𝒃𝒂𝒚, 𝑴𝒓𝒔. 𝑺𝒉𝒚𝒂𝒎𝒂 𝑰𝒚𝒆𝒓 𝑵𝒂𝒕𝒊𝒐𝒏𝒂𝒍 𝑻𝒓𝒂𝒊𝒏𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝑪𝒐𝒐𝒓𝒅𝒊𝒏𝒂𝒕𝒐𝒓 𝑺𝒑𝒐𝒌𝒆𝒏 𝑻𝒖𝒕𝒐𝒓𝒊𝒂𝒍 𝑰𝑰𝑻 𝑩𝒐𝒎𝒃𝒂𝒚 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝑷𝒓𝒐𝒇. & 𝑯𝒆𝒂𝒅 𝑫𝒓. 𝑴𝒂𝒅𝒉𝒖 𝑽𝒊𝒏𝒋𝒂𝒎𝒖𝒓 𝒊𝒏 𝑪𝒉𝒆𝒎𝒊𝒄𝒂𝒍 𝑬𝒏𝒈𝒊𝒏𝒆𝒆𝒓𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝑫𝒆𝒑𝒂𝒓𝒕𝒎𝒆𝒏𝒕 𝑰𝑰𝑻 𝑩𝒐𝒎𝒃𝒂𝒚.
On invitation by the authorities to speak about 𝐑𝐈𝐓’𝐬 𝐜𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐈𝐈𝐓 𝐁𝐨𝐦𝐛𝐚𝐲, Dr. Parag Jain said, “RIT started Training Programs through Spoken Tutorial IIT Bombay with a modest beginning with only 118 students, the strength in subsequent sessions saw a phenomenal rise and finally the numbers rose to over 1000. It is simply because of the Prestigious Certifications backed by Solid Learning Experience that has attracted ever-increasing number of registrations year on year.
He also added that during the COVID19 pandemic, IIT Bombay extended great help to facilitate tutoring and certification process. Students’ zeal is the culmination of nicely balanced academic content, active involvement, close monitoring and control.
Increased proficiency in programming has resulted in increased Placement of our students in dream companies. RIT intends to make this program mandatory for the concerned students and faculty. A request was made to introduce certifications on AI, ML, Deep Learning, Data Structures, as addition of using algorithms with data structures in programming will add lot of value to the skills set of learners.
While appreciating the accomplishments of RIT Students, Prof Parag Jain gave full credit to the students of RIT for giving sterling performance, wherein many students scored 100% marks and all the students passed the tutorials with 100% success rate. He expressed his confidence that the students of RIT will keep on exhibiting their talent and will put up scintillating examples in future also.