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Department of Youth Welfare (കൊച്ചി ശാസ്ത്ര സാങ്കേതിക സർവ്വകലാശാല)

To create sense of values and social life among students of the University through doing and learning and inculcate positive thinking for physical and mental health.

Department of Youth Welfare is a formal platform in the University to design and implement youth policy which includes the issues related to motivation, participation, promotion and socio-economic and cultural settings within which young people grow up. The Department is acting as a supporting force for the students and youth community to epitomize their academic excellence through doing and learning. The Department is conducting short-term training programmes in the areas of arts, soft skills and personality development with an objective of achieving 5 C’s – Competence, Creativity, Confidence and Compassion and Communication.

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Dr. P.K Baby

Director Students Welfare,Hon. Treasurer, Cochin University Union

Dr. P.K. Baby joined in CUSAT as the Director of Students Welfare, Department of Youth Welfare in 2009. He has completed his Masters Economics from M.G University Kottayam; M.B.A; M. Phil and Ph.D from Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kerala. As part of Ph. D dissertation, he has attended various workshops under the World Bank aided Environmental Economics Capacity Building Program. Before joining at CUSAT, he worked as Lecturer in Economics at Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Kalady and Assistant Professor at Sree Narayana Guru Institute of Science and Technology (SNGIST), North Paravur, Kochi. He received K.N Raj fellowship for researchers in 2015. Dr. Baby has publishedtwo books and papers in various reputed journals and edited volumes of books. He is associated with various academic and societal organizations.

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