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Guest lecture on the world of investment for BBA and B Com students

The students of 2nd and 4th B Com as well as 6th semester students of BBA were initiated into the world of investment by Mr. V Prabhakar on 30th April, 2019 at the CTL seminar hall.  Mr. V Prabhakar, is the founder of Ascent Capital Market, he has a rich experience in the financial sector and has worked with the Coimbatore Stock Exchange and the Bangalore Stock Exchange. He is currently associated with the BSE and NSE. His passion for spreading financial literacy has translated into establishing the ‘Ascent Capital market Academy’ which works with different educational institutions across the city to run short term finance courses for students. These certification courses are packed with practical sessions that enable students to understand the nitty gritty of the financial market.

The session was replete with live trading sessions that captured the essence of the stock market operations and the students were awestruck with the bulls and the bears! The lecture also touched upon the intricacies of financial management, investment in various avenues and the opportunities available in this domain. Mr. Prabhakar ensured that the talk was interactive and made the students to think in investment perspectives.


Forbes India

It is with much honor, pride and delight that Dr. Shikha Tiwari, Principal, T.John College, was recognized by Forbes as India’s Top 100 Great People Manager.  Forbes India in association with the Great Manager Institute conducted a survey as a part of recognising Great People Manager, and Companies with Great People Manager across India. The survey was conducted in two rounds. The first round consisted of an online survey , which was accessed by the faculty members of T.John College through a link sent to the official mail ids by the Great Manager Institute.  The survey comprised of series of questions which assessed the flow of hierarchy from the managerial level. The organisation got shortlisted for the second round of the survey, highlighting the Best Practices followed by the Manager in leading the institution to its success and glory. The cumulative effort and hard work was fruitfully reflected as Dr.Shikha Tiwari, Principal, T.John College got recognized in the list of India’s Top 100 Great People Managers. The college is truly taking pride of this humungous achievement, which is a culmination of the dedication bestowed by Dr. Shikha who has etched her mark in history.

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Certified Workshop on Research Methodology and SPSS software

The department of BA JEP, T.John College organised a one-day certified workshop on Research Methodology and SPSS software on the 24th of April 2019. The resource person Dr. Krishna Murthy, HoD, Department of Psychology, Government Home Science College, Hassan provided insights on the importance of research in the field of psychology, the different methodologies which has to be followed in order to conduct a research. The workshop also helped in understanding the types of Samples, sampling procedures, ethics and consent in data collection. The second session followed with an introduction to the SPSS software, after which the software was installed in the system of the students. The students were provided in-hand experience in working with the software which was helpful in identifying and distinguishing the samples.


NSS Annual Special Camp March 2019 by T.John College

NSS Annual Special Camp March 2019 by T.John College

Introduction: T.John College had conducted a National Service Scheme Annual Special Camp from 29th March to 04th April, 2019 at Art of Living International Center, Kanakapura Road, Bangalore.
The student volunteers of the NSS Unit T.John College participated in the camp for a week time with great energy and enthusiasm in being a part of serving for the upbringing of society & personality development is responsible for the ultimate character of students and their behavior in the field even after graduation. This report contains details of the particular activities conducted during the camp.

DAY 1 :- 29th March 2019, Friday – Inauguration
On March 29th 2019, The NSS Annual Special Camp was inaugurated by Mr. Nishant Amar, Administrator, Art of Living International Center, Kanakapura Road, Mr. Arun Kumar.R, NSS Program Officer, Ms. Jayashree, NSS Co-ordinator of T.John College along with the student volunteers of NSS Unit T.John College. Guest of Honor was presented to Mr. Nishant Amar who gave welcome address to the students in briefing them about serving the society and role of youth in the upbringing of the society, he encouraged and motivated the students to always be happy and share the love with fellow human beings and explained them the Sanskrit meaning of “SEVA”. In presence of the Guest all the NSS Volunteers took NSS Pledge and Inauguration ceremony was concluded by giving Vote of Thanks.

DAY 2 :- 30th March 2019, Saturday Campus Tour, Shramdaan, Guest Talk on Control on mind by Mr. Vinodh Kumar and Visit to the Village for Awarness Program
On March 30th 2019, NSS Flag Hoisting by Guest every day early morning at 6.00 AM with students singing the NSS anthem followed by Yoga & Meditation classes every day. Student Volunteers everyday involved in Shramdaan in cleaning activities in the garden & fields. Student Volunteers were taken to the Campus Tour where students witnessed the facilities in the campus like Vedic Learning School, Gardens, Old Ashram, Sri Sri Ayurveda Hospital and Goshala. Later in the afternoon Mr. Vinodh Kumar faculty from Art of Living International Center delivered guest talk on controlling mind, he spoke on how youngsters should be focused on their education and setting up their career, he also discussed about different patterns and techniques of breathing. Students had activity based learning, he threw light on how to concentrate & be focused. In the evening students visited village and gathered children and created awareness on meditation and yoga for the people of village.

DAY 3 :- 31st March 2019, Sunday Shramdaan & Motivational Talk on Environmental & Social Welfare
On March 31st 2019, NSS volunteers visited Permaculture fields and attended “Motivational Talk on Environmental & Social Welfare by Mr. Binay Kumar Singh” a former corporate employee turned farmer and a responsible Indian whose interest is in Environmental and social welfare activities in the country. Students were more interesred in his motivational and awakening session where he spoke on preservation and limiting usage of water, white revolution and permaculture. Followed by volunteers attended field work where in they learnt how to make organic composite and they were also involved in fixing the name plates for the plants and tress.  Later in the evening students had attending satsang in Visalakshi Mantap every day as a personality development program. After dinner students everyday had been working for half an hour in kitchen.

DAY 4 :- 1st April 2019, Monday Shramdaan & Guest Lecture on ISO Mega Kitchen
On April 1st 2019, Student Volunteers were divided into three groups. Two involved in Swacch Bharath and one group involved in data entry work. Students attended Guest Lecture on Mainatananince of ISO Mega Kitchen by Mr. Sourabh, HOD of Kitchen, Art of Living International Center. He spoke on the systems and procedures used in the kitchen, techniques and strategies used in preparation and serving of 15,000 meals a day without any quality issues, reduction of waste and use of bio gas from the waste in kitchen. Later students were taken to the kitchen visit where the machines and their features were explained to students.


DAY 5 :- 2nd April 2019, Tuesday Shramdaan and Visit to Old Age Home
On April 2nd 2019, Student Volunteers in the afternoon visited Shanthidam Home for Senior Citizens with snacks, fruits & biscuits. The program started with dance & singing performances in front of aged people in the home followed by speaking to all the inmates of the Old Age Home. All the senior citizens were so happy looking at the students and blessed all the student volunteers to grow big in their lives.


DAY 6 :- 3rd April 2019, Wednesday Shramdaan & Guest Lecture on Sanatana Dharma
On April 3rd 2019, Student volunteers were divided into three groups. All involved in Swacch Bharath activity in three different locations. Students attended Guest Lecture on Sanatana Dharma by Prof. Srikanta, Nodal Officer, Youth Red Cross, Bengaluru Central University he firstly asked all the students about what is their Goal/Aim in life, later he taught them why is it important to setting goals in life as a student. He brought out the teachings from Vedas & Gurukul of ancient times, the lifestyle of those times & richness of the culture & tradition in India. He also taught students the teachings of Swami Vivekanada, and students to be educated, focused & discipline can get everything in their lives. He sung songs of NSS and patriotism and explained the depth of meaning in the songs to the NSS Volunteers.

DAY 7 :- 4th April 2019, Thursday Gardening Work, Cultural Program & Games and Thanks Giving – Feedback Sharing – Concluding Session

NSS volunteers took up the work of gardening and plantation in the morning. As the final day of the camp the students participated themselves in the cultural activities and games for their personal development. Valediction program was conducted; the Art of Living staff shared their feelings about the camp and students participation which received a lot of appreciation from them. Students also shared their experience and their learning in the camp, particularly learning Yoga, Pranayams, Aasanas, Time & Stress Management, Not wasting food or water, they then thanked Management, Principal of T.John College for providing such an opportunity for learning and service to the society. They also thanked Bangalore University – NSS Unit & Art of Living International Center. It was concluded by giving vote of thanks to everybody.

The Camp was co-ordinated by Mr.Arun Kumar.R, NSS-Unit Head, T.John College and other co-ordinators Mr. Govind Kumar & Ms. Jayashree.



GENIO – An event exclusively for the Post graduate students

The Dept of Computer Applications organized an event GENIO on 9th April, 2019 for all the PG students of MCA, MBA and MCom courses across T JOHN College. The event was organised by the 2nd year MCA students which included Sudoku, Best Manager and PUBG.

Best Manager had three rounds like Aptitude, Current Affairs and HR where the first two rounds were MCQs and the last one was interactive. The HR round was interesting  with a topic given  “Brand Ambassador”.

Ms. Sunita of BBA department was the judge for the best Manager Event and the winner is Aivin for 2nd semester MBA.

Sudoku, a brain game had two rounds, first one with 6×6 pixels – easy round and the next 8×8 pixels, a tough round. Manohar of II sem MBA won the prize.

PUB G, a gaming event was the most interesting one with maximum number of participants. Gagan, Akhilesh, Lynn and Sanjay

Event’s winner were awarded with  a cash prize. The event was absolutely a successful one.


National Conference – Report “Progressive Paradigms and Advances in Business Practices”

Department of Management Studies organised one day National Conference on “Progressive Paradigms and Advances in Business Practices” on 5th of April. Dr. C. Karthikeyan was the Chairperson and Dr Dippi Verma was the Convener of the Program

The Program started with inaugural session.  Dr Karthikeyan , Director ,Department of Management delivered welcome address and introduced theme of the Conference. This was followed by inaugural address by the Principal, Dr. Shikha Tiwari .The Program continued with address by the Chief Guest Dr. Manjula Raman.

Mr. Anil Kumar delivered key note address by citing example from digital marketing and artificial intelligence.

Souvenir of the Conference was released by Dr Manjula Raman. The Inaugural session ended by vote of thanks by Dr Sonia Singh , HoD ,Department of Management Studies. Prof Veena was master of ceremony for the session and guests were introduced by Prof Pious  & Dr Karpagavalli.

Altogether 31 Paper Presentations happened in three tracks, which was chaired by Industry experts as well as academicians.

Valedictory session of the Conference started at 4.00pm. Dr Abraham was chief guest for the Valedictory session. The program started with welcome address by Dr Trupti, followed by guest talk by Mr Abraham. Mr Abraham unveiled brochure of upcoming program of the Department ie Faculty Development Program on “Advance Research Tools and Its Application in Current Management Practices”. Prof Suresh ,Director BHM Department and Dr Dippi Verma were felicitated during the program for their contribution towards the National Conference. This was followed by announcement of Best paper award by Dr Karthikeyan. Prof GP Naresh, Dharwad University , has been awarded for “ Best Paper “ presented in the Conference. The session ended with vote of thanks by Dr Dippi Verma, followed by National Anthem. Master of the Ceremony for the valedictory session was Prof Rajeshwari.

Prof Krishna Rao  and Mr Prasanna handled technical aspect of the session. Prof Gopan and Prof Lokesh co-ordinated food committee and transport of the National Conference.

This conference was sponsored by Younnique, formative experience for learning platform, Shilpee voice and Vignyan, Chennai.


CLUB WRITE UP ON 5/04/2019

On 5-4-19(Friday), the Music club started with a English song which was taught to all students by a student of BCA. Later, solo singing as well as group singing was performed by students.

Modeling club had a agenda of preparation for upcoming events.

It was a furtherance of what we did formerly last week. To begin with students were motivated with a brainstorming gathering and usage of props on the ramp was encouraged for the day, after initial trials the mass came up with a formation which was expected to be good and they delivered the same.

Overall it was a spellbound performance & with a huge round of applause we signed off for the day.

Debate Club

On 5th April 2019,The club members debated on the topic  Men vs Women…who rules.It was an inspiring ,thought provoking session. Students participated enthusiastically.


On 5th April Defense club was started with basic exercise and followed by advanced exercise. Also with strengthening exercise.  Different types of guards, attacks  were thought and practiced the same.

PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB – Activity– PPT Presentation

Theme was “PPT Presentation” on Photography continuity of the previous week. Many questions on Photography like history, types of cameras, list of themes, types of photography, Photographic techniques, Conceptual photography, Abstract Photography and many more were given to students. Students were grouped into teams and every team was allotted a question. All the teams presented their ppt’s and few are posted in Facebook.

Managers club the topic for the day was Event planning. Students took up the event of their choice (conference) .They have planned , organized and presented at the end of the session with the available resources. The session went on well with high student  involvement.

Students of finance club participated in a quiz based on finance as well as General awareness, it was organised and played by the members of the club.