The KIIT Polytechnic here celebrated its 25th foundation on Tuesday. Inaugurating the celebrations, Subroto Bagchi, Chairman, Odisha Skill Development Authority, focused on seven vital qualities to achieve institutional excellence. These are: Domain, Tools, Methodology, Quality, Innovation, Branding and Governance.
The KIIT has become an institution of excellence as it has adopted, practised and executed these seven things in letter and spirit, Bagchi remarked. “As far as KIIT Polytechnic is concerned, you have to contemplate up to what extent it will reach in the coming 50 years. KIIT Polytechnic can elevate its level at par with the world's best if it practises these seven qualities for which it should be totally committed and determined,” he added.
Chief guest State Water Resources, I & PR Minister Ragunandan Das said, “We are witnessing today the magnificent institution in form of KIIT that has become an Institution of Eminence. It was established by dint of immense contribution and sacrifice by a small team of dedicated personnel during the nascent period of the institute.”
In his welcome address, KIIT & KISS founder Dr Achyuta Samanta said, “One should never forget his past. Even if it is a small help, it should not be forgotten. Pain, adversities and struggle we faced and help and support by our friends in past carry priceless relevance and
As many as 17 veteran staff members were felicitated. They have been working since the inception of KIIT Polytechnic.