RIS Campus Visit #3: PU – Pondichery University is one of the best central universities in India. Founded in 1985 by the Government of India, the university is a collegiate university with a jurisdiction spread over the Union Territories of Puducherry, Lakshadweep and Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
It has 50,000 students in its 90 affiliated colleges including 10,000 students in the distance education mode. The current strength of students studying on-campus stands at 6,500.
Our boys visited the School of Science, School of Humanities and Socila Science, and the Dept.of Physics, one of the pioneering departments in the Pondichery University for Teaching and Research. Dr. V.V.Ravi Kanth Kumar, HoD and Professor of Dept.of Physics interacted with Students. They visited the Laser Physics & Photonics Labs and Battery Lab. Research Scholars of the department guided our students to the advanced research areas of Experimental physics.
RIS team extending our special thanks to Mr.Ahammed Ameen, PhD Scholar, Dept.of Chemistry for coordinating the campus tour to PU.