A team of Members of Legislative Council (MLCs) visited IIIT campus on Monday. They interacted with the students and staff and enquired about their problems.
MLC Ilapuram Venkaiah, R. Srinivas, K.S. Lakshman Rao and Krishna Reddy visited the International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) in the town. They went to the lecture halls, library, labs and workshops and enquired about the teaching methods. The MLCs visited dormitories, kitchen and dining halls and enquired the students and mentors about the facilities. Students brought to the notice of the MLCs that they have no play ground and space for constructing laboratories. The engineering students said they opted IIIT, as the institute was implementing latest teaching methods with good infrastructure and urged to provide lab facilities.
IIIT Director Ibrahim Khan who accompanied the team explained that the institute was set up in 100 acres and the management had written a letter to the government requesting to allot 100 acres more for construction of laboratories. The MLCs assured to discuss the matter with the district administration.
Prof. Khan detailed the MLCs on IIIT-Industries tie-up across the country for providing internship for the students, achievements, and other activities in the institution.
Students bring to the notice of the MLCs that they have no play ground and space for constructing laboratories