The inauguration function for I year BE/ B.Tech fresher's who are admitted for the academic year 2020-21 was conducted through virtual mode on 26.11.2020 with traditional flavour and witnessed by 1700 students & parents. The Principal Dr C Palanisamy welcomed everyone who have gathered for the inaugural function. Our Honourable Chairman Thiru S. V. Balasubramaniam during his residential address introduced the chief guest and the various job opportunities that has been available in the software industry. He also pointed out that the institute have enough infrastructure and qualified members of faculty to train the students to become either successful entrepreneur or to get a high-profile job in any kind of industry. Dr. M. P. Vijayakumar IAS (Retd), Trustee spoke about the establishment of special labs for training the students in order to develop the technical and creative skills to become a successful entrepreneur. He also explained about the facilities available in various departments to provide necessary technical skills to participate in national and international level competitions. Further the institute has provisions to inculcate critical thinking skills among the students to provide employability and life chances for supporting economic and social developments. The Chief Guest Mr. M. Ganesh Thirunavukkarasu, Regional Head – Academic Interface Programme, Tata Consultancy Services, Chennai delivered the inaugural address. He spoke that BIT is a beautiful campus with good infrastructure and providing pleasing, learning environment to the stake holders. Also this institute has good tie up with all sorts of industries which is the need of the hour to get a high profile job. In addition to that BIT has a long term memorandum of understanding with TCS which brings many laurels to the feather of Institute. Dr. K. Sivakumar, Dean PDS proposed the vote of thanks.