SMVDU Katra, 18thJuly,18: Prof. Sachchidanand Joshi, two-term ex-Vice Chancellor of KushabhauThakar Journalism University, Raipur and the Member Secretary Indira Gandhi National Centre of Arts (IGNCA), New Delhi interacted with the students of Languages & Literature on 18 July 2018. In his motivational address to fresh and continuing students of MA (English), he congratulated the fresh candidates, and motivated them to achieve success in life. While discussing the decreasing percentage of Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in Indian education institutes, he stated that students who had got a chance to study in a university is a fortunate one, and students should utilise this opportunity. Earlier, in a combined session with fresh and continuing MA students, Dr. Amitabh V. Dwivedi, Head, School of languages and Literature welcomed the students and briefed them about the different courses offered by the School along with the evaluation criteria. He apprised them about the academic pattern, specially the Credit System. Dr. Anurag Kumar, Assistant Professor, School of languages and Literature interacted with students and gave a formal presentation to acquaint the students about different School activities and hostel facilities. Dr. Ranbir Kaur presented a vote of thanks to all the speakers.