IMG_20171027_162452Industrial visit has its own importance in a career of a student who is pursuing a professional degree. It is considered as a part of college curriculum and objectives of industrial visit is to provide students an insight regarding internal working of companies. We know,theoretical knowledge is not enough for making a good professional career. With an aim to go beyond academics, industrial visit provides student a practical perspective on the world of work. Following the same lines students of D Y Patil School of Hospitality & Tourism Studies pursuing Msc in Tourism got an opportunity of meeting the adorable entrepreneur Ms.VeenaPatil of Veena World. Veenatai (as called by her loved ones) gave an insight of how a business can be started and what are the challenges come across while you run your own business. She gave a deep insight on idea generation and shared her experiences. This interaction gave the students an exposure to current work practices as opposed to possibly theoretical knowledge being taught at college. The President of D Y Patil University says,”Industrial visits provide an excellent opportunity for the students to interact with industries and know more about industrial environment.” Director of D Y Patil School of Hospitality & Tourism Studies Mrs.Vandana Mishra Chaturvedisaid,”Industrial visits are arranged by departmentfor the students with an objective of providing them functional opportunity in different sectors which also helps to combine theoretical knowledge with industrial knowledge. Industrial realities are opened to the students through industrial visits.”

IMG_20170914_140440The Dirst Lady of D Y Patil University Mrs.Shivani Vijay Patilsays,”Industrial visit is considered as one of the tactical methods of teaching. The main reason behind this, it lets student to know things practically through interaction, working methods and employment practices. Moreover, it gives exposure from academic point of view. Main aim industrial visit is to provide an exposure to students about practical working environment. They also provide students a good opportunity to gain full awareness about industrial practices.”