Mohali : Under its Corporate Social Responsibility Plan (CSR), Aryans Group of Colleges (AGC) organized free 5 days refresher course for the 10+2 rural students of the area. A special function was organized today on the completion of the course where Mr.K.K.Soni, Chief Regional Manager, Indian Overseas Bank (IOB) was the chief guest.
Mr.Soni, while addressing the students, said that it is an appreciable initiative taken by AGC for needy students who cannot afford the fees of computer and PDP classes. He also made the students aware about the different categories of Education Loans available to them for pursuing higher education after completing their 12th standard.
Dr. Anshu Kataria, Chairman Aryans Group said that students may have sacrificed their winter vacations but they have utilized their vacations in best way by participated in this free refresher course. Aryans Group would organize programmes in future also, Dr. Kataria further added.
Around 100 government school students of Banur, Rajpura and Shambu area participated in the programme. Students were not only taught computer but special arrangements have been made for Personality Development Programme (PDP) & English Speaking crash course.
Prof.D.C.Kataria, Vice Chairman, AGC; Dr. Parveen Kataria, Director General, AGC; Dr.D.P.Singh, Director, AGC and Sh.H.K.Saini, Senior Manager, IOB were also present on the occasion.