Industrial visit is considered as one of the tactical methods of teaching. The main reason behind this is; it helps the students to know things practically through interaction, working methods and employment practices. The main aim of industrial visit is to provide an exposure to students about practical working environment. Through industrial visit students get awareness about new technologies. Visiting different companies helps students to build a good relationship and to learn the work culture.
Industrial Visit at Charanka Solar Park
On 3RD February 2017 one day industrial visit was arranged at CHARANKA SOLAR PARK in PATAN district .Total 68 students of 4th sem Electrical department (diploma studies) visited the industry which is 350km from Parul University. Charanka solar park in Patan, in Gujarat is Asia’s biggest solar park and World’s second largest in terms of installed power production capacity . A total of about 1100 MW are commissioned with individual solar parks ranging from hundreds of kW to 40 MW capacity. Rows of photovoltaic cells or solar panels have been laid out over an area of 2,965 acres, to harness the sun.
Industrial Visit at 400 Kv Asoj Substation
On 31st January 2017 one day industrial visit was arranged at 400 KV ASOJ SUBSTATION .Total 50 students of 6th sem Electrical department (diploma studies) visited the substation . Electrical Substation is an assemblage of electrical components including busbars, switchgear, power transformers, auxiliaries, etc. Students acquired knowledge about circuit-breakers, isolators, earthing switches, current transformers, voltage transformers connected in substation.