The inauguration of Costume Design and Fashion Department association, Kongunadu Arts and Science College was held on 11th July, 2018 in the seminar hall at 10.30am in college premises.
Mr. Kannan, Managing Director, Aarudal Foundation and Mr. M. Muthukumar, Head of the Division, Aarudal PMKK Coimbatore Centre, were the chief guests. The event was formally inaugurated by lighting of kuthuvilaku by Chief guests, in the presence of Chief Executive Officer, Head and Staff member of the Costume Design and Fashion Department.
The inaugural function commenced with invocation by I Year students, followed by the welcome speech by Head, Mrs. R.Umamaheswari, and guests were honoured with painting work of the CDF students and plant sampling.
Dr.V.Chinnusamy, Chief Executive Officer addressed the students on the uniqueness of the course and the scope of the ever growing industry.
Mr. Kannan, a textile background person now running an NGO Aarudal PMKK Coimbatore Centre enlightened the minds of the young hearts by delivering the speech based on the real life experiences from his work experience in the textile industry. He stressed the importance of developing technical skills related to fashion and design. The main focus of his talk was on being innovative and looking ahead into the future.
Followed with the speech by Mr. M. Muthukumar, an academician with 12 years of teaching experience and now he is the Head of the Division, Aarudal PMKK Coimbatore Centre. He gave an introduction of the government schemes, various loans like Mudhra loans for entrepreneurs and employable opportunities to the textile students in government sectors.
Finally the inauguration concluded by vote of thanks by Ms. Shri Swetha. Department association secretary III B.SC., Costume Design and Fashion and the function came to an end with National Anthem.