VC makes surprise visit to Girls' Hostels: Directs to augment the facilities in Reading Rooms
Feb 16, 2020
JAMMU: Prof Manoj Dhar,Vice-Chancellor, University of Jammu made a surprise visit to the university's girls hostels and after inspecting the facilities for the students, held a meeting to have on-the-spot feel of the functioning of various girls hostels of the university and get feedback of the students residing in them.
The boarders apprised him of various general and hostel-related issues.
They also urged the Vice Chancellor for devising a mechanism wherein academics and research assume paramount importance on the Campus and other allied issues should not be allowed to dominate the basic objective of imparting quality education in the institute of higher learning.
The Vice Chancellor assured the students and research scholars that the suggestions put forth by them with regard to further streamlining of the hostel and university functioning would get due consideration at appropriate level.
Prof Dhar on spot gave directions to the Superintendent Engineer,JU and his team to augment the facilities in the reading rooms of the girls hostels so that in the late hours and on holidays, they are able to devote considerable and meaningful time to studies.
It is pertinent to mention here that Vice-Chancellor also visited boys' hostel situated in the old campus to review the functioning of the hostel and took round of the campus to interact with boarders and residents of the campus.
Besides others, the Vice-Chancellor was also accompanied by Prof Parminder Kour, Provost Girls Hostel and respective hostel wardens