154th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda


On the 12th of January, 2017, T. John College commemorated the 154th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda; a day, which is also celebrated as National Youth Day in the nation.

A 20 minute program for the same was flagged off with the playing of the National Song, VandeMataram. Then, a student from IV semester BA(JEP), Supriya Roy gave a brief introduction to the life and works of Swami Vivekananda.

The Principal, Dr. Shikha Tiwari, then addressed the gathering of students and faculty, with greetings and information on the significance of the particular day.

Prof. Sucharita Bannerjee then went on, to deliberate on the contributions of Swami Vivekananda, and an in-detailed biography of the visionary’s life.

The program then concluded with the students and faculty taking a moment to sing the National Anthem of the country.

Congratulations to Mr. Abhijith Prasad


Congratulations to Mr. Abhijith Prasad of MBA I semester for winning bronze medal in Bangalore university- fencing inter collegiate championship-2016-17 (men-EPEE), held on 04/01/2017, at SFGC, Bengaluru.

NAAC visit to T John College


The 3-day NAAC peer team visit for re-accreditation process began from 15th December. The members of the team are Dr. BaishnabCharan Tripathy, Chairperson, Dr.TharsisJoseph, Member Coordinator, Dr. N.VasugiRaja, Member.
The team was received at the main lobby. There was a welcome meeting in the VIP room. This was followed by the Principal’s presentation in the boardroom. The team later visited The BHM, MBA and M.Com department for the presentation and checked the facilities. The team visited the Research cell, Placement cell, Housekeeping, Phoenix and Front Office Lab.
The IQAC presentation was held in the front office lab.This was followed by a meeting cum working lunch with the management at the Prerana Restaurant. The team then visited the FAD department, Language department, computer department and labs as well as the Bio. Science department.
There was a student interact session in the CTL Seminar Hall following which they visited the Alumni cell facility. After tea break the team interacted with the Alumni and parents in the CTL Seminar Hall.This was followed by a very impressive cultural program put up by the students of T John College.The Chairperson of the Peer team congratulated the students for their performance.The team was escorted back to the hotel after the programme.
On Day 2 the NAAC Peer team was received at Principal’s Office. The team visited the Centre for Teaching & Learning followed by presentation. The team later visited the Infirmary, Women Cell, BBA Department, and BA Department for the presentation and checked the facilities. The team also visited Gym & Fitness room where students demonstrated body building & Judo stunts. The team visited UG & PG Library. The lunch was organized in Phoenix Restaurant, followed by visit to NSS Cell, Student Welfare Cell and Student Counselling Cell.
The team visited Boy’s Hostel, Finance & HR Department. There was a Teaching & Non-Teaching staff interaction With NAAC Peer team in the CTL Seminar Hall separately. This was followed by Club exhibition & Document verification.
On Day 3 the exit meeting was conducted where peer team Report (PTR) was shared with the Principal of T John College.

An International Seminar presentation by TJCP Role of Clinical Pharmacist in Cardiovascular Therapy


T John College of Pharmacy organized one day International seminar on “Role of Clinical Pharmacist in Cardiovascular Therapy” on 12th December 2016. Dr K. Ravindranath, Honorable Vice Chancellor, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, was the chief guest on this august occassion.

1. Dr Alben Sigmani, Head Clinical Research, Narayana Hrudalaya, Bengaluru, spoke on Pharmacotheraphy of anticoagulants. He explained about various anticoagulants and a clinical tool “CHADS” scoring pattern for determining need for warfarin.

2. Dr Scott Gier, Director of Pharmacy, Wyandot Hospital,Ohio, USA, spoke on pharmacist managed warfarin clinic in delivering optimum cardiovascular therapy.

3. Dr Chandrasekar, Professor of Pharmacy, University of Findlay, Ohio, USA, spoke about the scope of Pharm. D in the global scenario. The programme successfully ended with formal valedictory function and the delegates were given participation certificates.

TIMS Organized a one day National Conference on ” Transforming India Through Innovation and Entrepreneurship”


T John Institute of Management & Science (TIMS) organized a one day National Conference on December 6th 2016 on ” Transforming India Through Innovation and Entrepreneurship”. In the auspicious occasion of the inaugural session of the conference in the presence of dignitaries such as Chief Guest- Mr.Mustafa PC, Co-Founder & CEO of ID Fresh Foods (India) Pvt. Ltd , Key Note Speaker- Dr.Vivek Moorthy,Professor IIMB, Guest of Honour- Dr.K.Chandrashekar, Co-Founder & CEo , Forus Health Pvt. Ltd and presided by Dr. Thomas P. John (Chairman , T John Group of Institutions). The conference was attended by industrialists, academicians, research scholar and students from all over India.

Principal, TIMS Dr. Bijoy Mishra, welcomed the gathering by stressing on the importance of innovation for transforming India to a developed country. In the key note address, Dr.Vivek Moorthy gave an insight on various aspects of Demonetization and its impact on economy. He also illustrated how government spending influences corruption. The Chief Guest, Mr. Mr.Mustafa PC, shared his experience and challenges he faced in the path of becoming a successful entrepreneur. He also explained how the innovative concept of Trust Shop helped him in the gain the trust of customers and elaborated how he gave priority to the customers’ psychological needs which also added to his success. The Guest of Honour, Dr.K.Chandrashekar spoke about how he got the idea of starting up of an enterprise and innovation helped him in the growth of business. Dr. Thomas P.John spoke on influence of mind in human life and how mind control helps to lead a positive life. Prof. R.V.Naveenan, Co-Convener of the Conference rendered vote of thanks for the inaugural session.

The inauguration session was followed by the Plenary session with the presentations by Prof. K.Sukumaran, Dean & Chair Professor, ,National Institute of Securities Market, Mumbai, and Dr,Ramji Subramaniyam, M.D. Souparnika Projects Infrastructure Pvt.Ltd, Banglore. Prof.K.Sukumaran, discussed about the reforms financial system which led to the innovations in financial market that is the backbone of the transforming India. Dr. Ramji Subramaniyam explained about the innovations in infrastrucrual development and stressed on the importance of vision and mission for enterprises. The conference then continued with Technical Sessions in three parallel tracks wherein the delegates presented their research papers. The Track1- Challenges in Entrepreneurship Development, Startups and MSMEs, was lead by The Chair person – Dr. Geetha, (Head of MBA Dept.,RJIMS) and moderator Prof. Swarnalatha (Assistant Professor, TIMS) with 14 participants. Track2- Challenges in reforming Indian Financial System was lead by Chair person- Dr. R. Duraipandian (Professor, PESIT) and Moderator- Dr.Madeswaran (Associate Professor, TIMS) with 12 paper presenters. The Track 3- Challenges in various sectors of industry namely Agriculture, Manufacturing, Service Sector etc, was lead by chairperson- Dr. Mrinmoy Bhattacharjee (Associate professor, Alliance University) and moderator Prof. Sakthivel (Assistant Professor, TIMS) with 10 participants.

The conference concluded with valedictory session which was chaired by Dr.Anil Kumar, Principal; SSMRV College, Bangalore. The Track chairs explained a brief about the research presentations conducted in the respective tracks. U.Pranav,Research Scholar,Banglore University and student of Sai Institute of Higher Leaning was awarded the best paper presenter in the conference. In the session Dr.Anil Kumar explained the importance and benefits of organizing and attending conferences. TIMS appreciates the effort of all teaching and non teaching staff and students of TIMS in making this conference a success. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to Dr. Thomas P. John, Chairman T. John Group of Institutions for his continuous encouragement, Administrator, TJGI and Principal, TJC for support and cooperation.

Hearty Congratulations Mr. Ashok Yadav


The Management, Principal, Staff and Students of T.John College congratulate Mr. Ashok Yadav, student of III Semester MCA, for being selected as a team member of South Zone T20 cricket team for Physically challenged. We wish him all the very best.

Cake Mixing Ceremony by BHM Dept. TJC – 2016


The BHM Department organized the traditional Cake Mixing Ceremony on 16th Nov 2016 with pivotal involvement of all staff and students of the department. The annual Cake Mixing Ceremony is a traditional event which is conducted year after year which marks the beginning of the Christmas season. The spirit of Christmas was manifested by this occasion. Different types of rich dry fruits and nuts were mixed with wines and spirits along with other essential ingredients to enhance the flavour and taste of the Christmas cake. The entire staff of T John Group of Institution graced this occasion and got involved in the cake mixing process.
The ceremony had the esteemed presence of Mr. Prabhat – Training Manager: IBIS Hotel, Ms. Spoorthi – CEO –Liquid Art Bartending School, Mr. Rajesh Kumar – Director: AMC College of Hotel Management, Mr. Thomas – Ex Chairman BOE – Bangalore University, Mr. Singaraj – Principal – KLE College of Hotel Management, Dr. Thomas P John – Chairman T John Group of Institutions, Dr. Shikha Tiwari – Principal: T. John College, Mr. Roy M Raju – Administrator: T. John Group of Institutions, Ms. Hemalatha Doddamani – Vice Principal: T John College, and all other Principals, HODs and staff of the different colleges in the campus of T John Group of institutions. The event also had the eminent presence of many teachers from all Hotel Management Colleges affiliated with Bangalore University, to grace the occasion.

CSE Students, TJIT won Gold Medal award at the 25thChapter Convention on Quality Concepts (CCQC 2016)


The students from the department of Computer Science & Engineering have bagged the gold medal at the 25th Chapter Convention on Quality Concepts (CCQC 2016) under the category of Kaizen Display. Quality Circle Forum of India (QCFI), Bengaluru Chapter organized 25th Chapter Convention on Quality Concepts (CCQC 2016 ) on 23rd October, 2016 at T John Institute of Technology , Bengaluru. QCFI is recognized as the Institution representing the Quality Circle Movement in India and has represented the country in several International Forums.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE CONVENTION

 Case Study presentations by Quality Circles

 Case Study presentations on Allied Quality Concepts

 Kaizen Display

 Demonstration of Innovative Models

 Knowledge Test

The Kaizen display category consisted of 3 kaizens per team. The following kaizens were displayed which were lead by Prof, Sejal N, Prof. Roopashree S and Prof. Ashwini Patil, Assistant Professors, Department of CSE, TJIT.

1) “Sea Water Farming” presented by Ms. Suchithra S, Ms.Vijayashree V, Ms. Suman Ranganath and Ms. Shabreen Taj.

2) “Monitoring and Controlling Home devices for smart Living” presented by Ms. Vijayashree M R, Ms. Punita A and Ms. Aishwarya Gowda H B

3) “Stress Management using M- Health application” presented by Ms.Nandini M, Ms. Rakshi and Ms. Monica Sneha.