A four-day Orientation Programme was organised by PEC University of Technology for ushering-in the new batch of students. It was scheduled from 29th July 2016 to 1st August 2016. On the first day of the event Dr. Satish Kumar (Alumnus 1980 and a Padam Shree awardee) was invited as the Chief Guest. Dr. Kumar is a distinguished aerospace scientist of national repute with outstanding contribution to missiles and strategic systems. After the welcoming speeches by the Director, Dr. Manoj K. Arora and the chief guest, the rank openers of the institute were felicitated with gifts by Dr. Satish Kumar. This year, the All-India Rank of the rank opener of PEC, University of Technology was 1301. On 31st July 2016, Ms. Shikha Arora (Alumna 2000), a successful entrepreneur was invited to deliver a guest lecture. She spoke about the benefits of entrepreneurship and what it has to offer. Founder of MAZ ( in 2011) and Lynx- a New York based startup (in 2015), She is also associated with the Make in India initiative and other Startup India campaigns of the Indian Government. On the final day of the event a lecture was delivered by our guest and alumnus 1984, Sh. Ajay Mohan Goel where he spoke about the skills required for the corporal world. This lecture was very well received by the students. Today, Mr. Goel is a renowned personality in the field of business planning and analysis, communication and presentation, execution and operations and is working with Government at center and state levels. He has been certified as the Associate Coach by the International Coach Federation.