Date: 11th and 12th November2019
the occasion of National Education day, the Department of Management
Studies hosted the programme with a series of events spread across two
days. The events were conducted to highlight the purpose of the day. The
· Conceptualisation of Incubation Centre
· Skill Development Programme: Financial Modelling with Excel
· Business Quiz Competition
· Best Manager competition.
formal inauguration on 11th November, 2019 was organized by Dr.Jency
The program started at 10 am with inspirational words of Rev. Sr. Rose
Mary, Principal T John College and Dr. C. Karthikeyan, IQAC Head.
Sr. Rose Mary, shared about the importance of education in one’s life.
Sister enlightened the students with her kind words of wisdom. She
also spoke the contributions of Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad, on whose
birthday the Nation celebrates for Education. During the inauguration,
Dr. Karthikeyan, Head (IQAC) postulated the objectives and goals of the
Incubation Centre. The students were motivated and inspired to bring out
more realistic and innovative ideas of business which will have a
feasible future implementation under the banner of Incubation centre of T
John College, Bangalore.
The formal inauguration of the
programme was closed with a vote of thanks by Dr. Sonia Singh, Program
Coordinator. She highlighted various aspects of education, development
of skill and entrepreneurship, start-up ideas along with the incubation
During the second half of the day (11-11-19), a skill
development programme was organised for MBA Semester I students. The
objective of the programme was to provide the students an opportunity to
develop the skills in Accounting, Finance and business metrics to
create an abstract representation of a company in Excel. The programme
was a hands-on experience for the students where Dr. Trupti Dandekar
covered the basics of Excel Training in Financial Modelling. Later, Dr.
Dippi Verma led a session on “Preparation of Income Statement using
Mathematical Functions in Excel”.
On 11th November, the events
of Business Quiz and Best Manager commenced with the first preliminary
round in which MBA & MCA students participated enthusiastically. On
12th November, the further rounds took place simultaneously.
participants from both MBA & MCA were selected for the Second round
(Group Discussion) for Best Manager, from which 8 were selected for the
next round which was the Quick Decision-Making round. At the end there
were 4 finalists for the final round of Panel Interview. At the end of
the day on 12th November, two students from MBA I, Aparna KV and Sukanya
Roy secured first and second position for the Best Manager competition
14 participants from both MBA & MCA were
selected for the further rounds of Business Quiz. The further round of
elimination was conducted by Dr. Pious Thomas. At the end of the
competition two teams bagged the first position with a tie in the points
secured by them.
Rahul Nath (MBA) & Sreenadh (MBA) and Sanju
T George (MBA) & Ravi Kumar (MCA) got the first prize. Muhad K T
(MBA) & Mohammed Thabsheer (MBA) secured the second position.
from the participants, the students from MBA I & M. Com I were a
part of the audience to support and encourage the teams with the due