The Career Point University has been inaugurated by hon’ble Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh Government, the inaugural function was presided by hon’ble Education Minister Shri I. D. Dhiman on today. Chief Minister worshiped goddess of knowledge and unveiled the inaugural plate in presence of thousands of people. Chief Minister and Education Minister were welcomed with ‘Rajasthani safa’ and garland by Mr. Om Maheshwari, Director Career Point Group and Officiating Vice-Chancellor of the University Prof. S. C. Kapoor. Prof. Kapoor said, in his welcome speech, that establishment of this University was a dream of Career Point Group, which has been come true today with bless of hon’ble Chief Minister and Education Minister, he expressed his indebtedness towards residents of vicinity for their help during the establishment. The Vice-chancellor said University being located in rural areas would give boost to education and allied activities besides generating employment to the local people.
Shri Om Maheshwari welcomed the Chief Minister and other dignitaries and said that the University was poised to emerge hub of quality vocational education in the district. He thanked Chief Minister and state/district administration for their cooperation and said that there was no state better than Himachal Pradesh for opening high learning centres. He expressed his willingness to expand the scope of the university to the Government.
Shri Ishwar Dass Dhiman, Education Minister, said that this university will definitely be a prime destination of higher education and keep uplifting the education status of the vicinity. He said that Himachal Pradesh was emerging a hub of knowledge as thousands of students from different states of the country had taken admission in different courses. He said that opening of such higher learning institutions were also instrumental in giving boost to tourism and allied income generating activities. He said that there was no dearth of educated and well qualified persons in the State and most of the teaching and non-teaching staff in private universities belonged to Himachal Pradesh. He thanked Career Point Management for promising free coaching in different disciplines to local youth besides attaching 50 senior secondary schools with it.
Prof. Prem Kumar Dhumal, Chief Minister said that State Government would welcome the entrepreneurs in the field of medical education to open one Medical College in district Hamirpur. He was speaking on the occasion of inauguration of first private ‘Career Point’ University at Tikkar (Kharwarian) Bhoranj in district Hamirpur today. He welcomed the proposal of Career Point University to open one Medical College in district Hamirpur which would further supplement the endeavour of the State Government in this direction.
Prof. Dhumal said that with the opening of private universities, the students were getting education at their doorsteps and need not go out of state. He thanked Career Point Management for promising free coaching in different disciplines to local youth besides attaching 50 senior secondary schools with it. Dr. Sanjeev Sharma, Officiating Registrar of the University thanked the chief minister, education minister, administration and the people present for their cooperation in establishment a Variety cultural presentation marked the opening ceremony of the Career Point University.
Smt. Urmil Thakur, MLA, Shri M.C.Parmar, CMD, Ex-Servicemen Welfare Corporation, Shri Pyare Lal Sharma, Chairman, APMC, Shri Des Raj Sharma, President, District Hamirpur BJP, Smt. Sarla Sharma, Chairman, Zila Parishad, Smt. Veena Sahrma, Member, State BJP Executive Committee, Dr. Dinkar Burathoki, Director of Education, Shri Rajender Singh, DC, Shri Madhusudan Sharma, SP, Shri B.T.Negi, Chief Engineer, PWD, other senior officers and prominent people of the area were present on the occasion.