A delegation from the Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, comprising of Dr. A. Mani, Vice President, Prof. Ashok Chawla, Incharge India Affairs, Mr. Funaki, Counsellor, Mr. Satoshi Hata, GM Ritsumeikan India Office and Ms. Priyanka Bangia, Co-ordinator, Ritsumeikan India Office visited the school on Thursday, 3rd November 2011.
On their arrival, they lit ‘the lamp of knowledge’ in the Lighting of the Lamp ceremony, and then proceeded to attend the Morning Assembly conducted by the students of Class XII-V, where they were warmly greeted by the Principal, Dr. D. R. Saini. The students presented a song and dance medley and a scintillating power point presentation on their memories of school life, after which the guests showcased their university through a short video film, and also gave details of admission procedures etc. They were also guests at the UN Day Celebrations held subsequently, after which they took a round of the school with the Principal.
The visit greatly enhanced the students’ knowledge and understanding of the Japanese higher education system, culture and way of life, and was an enriching experience for one and all.