PARICHAY 2021 or “Introduction” was organised by JKLU Student Council in virtual mode on 18th Sep ‘21 to welcome Freshers for their new academic session. The event, which was coordinated by Dr. Richa Sharma, Sarita Gupta & Ms. Neha Rathore, was attended by over 160 students and faculty and began with a welcome by hosts Manasvi Chobdar & Bismanpreet Singh. A video consisting of all the seniors and their welcome messages was played, followed by a fun interactive session. The Fresher’s Face event had multiple videos of Mr. and Ms. Fresher contenders followed by an interaction of students with the judge Ms. Shraddha Bharatiya. There was a Talent Hunt where multiple entries of dance, drawing, makeup and singing were played and was judged by inter discipline judges from IET (Dr. Sonal Jain), ID (Ms. Sarah Jain), IM (Dr. Upasana Singh) & CCCT (Ms. Tanushka Jangid) and the best 2 were selected as Mr. and Ms. Talent. This event was followed by Treasure Hunt which had 10 teams with 10 winners and a separate team of faculty for interaction purposes with Vice Chancellor, Prof Dheeraj Sanghi. Finally, there was a Jamming session which was initiated by Mr. Paritosh Prasad and headed by all the juniors, seniors and faculty, which soon turned out to be a melodious event. At the end, the hosts invited Dr. Richa Sharma, Ms. Shraddha Bharatiya and Dr. Sarita Gupta to announce the results and share the feedback. Yuktharth Mishra (B.Des) won the Mr. Fresher award while Soumya Sahay (B.Des) became the Ms. Fresher. Rishabh Sharma (BBA) won the Mr. Talent contest and Kratika Advani (B.Des) was crowned Ms. Talent. The event ended with a vote of thanks delivered by Shruti Jain and Garv Baheti.