Seminars / Conferences
Students Association of Management Studies (SAMS) was inaugurated on IT October 2015. Mr. Ashley Carter, Managing Director MVA Leather works Limited, Puducherry was the chief guest and gave the inaugural address. He made the office bearers to sworn in for SAMS and read the pledge which was followed by the members.
Students taking Pledge in SAMS Inauguration
The Departments of Management Studies and Computer Applications jointly organized CONQUER '16: Career Guidance programme for the final year Arts and Science (UG) students on 1201 March 2016. Around 600 Final year students from 21 colleges participated in this programme.
The programme was inaugurated by our Chairman and Managing Director Shri. M. Dhanasekaran, and felicitated by Vice-chairman Shri. S. V. Sugumaran, M.L.A. and Secretary Dr. Narayanasamy Kesavan. Shri Ramesh Prabbha, Educationist was the resource person for the career Guidance programme. He explained about the job opportunities for MBA and MCA courses and also the employability skills required for the students. He gave a thought provoking speech for the audience.
In connection to this programme, the Department of Management Studies and Computer Applications had organized various Management and Technical competitions for the participants. Best performed students were given cash award and the total cash prize is Rs. 60,000.
Our Chairman honouring the chief guest
Apart from the major events, other events such as Rangoli, Mehendi, Poster presentation, Jewellery Making, Just a Minute, Soap carving, Clay modeling and Pencil sketch competitions were organized and cash awards were given to the winners.
At the end of the programme, certificates were distributed to the winners and participants.
The Department has indulged in the process of producing high caliber managers to the corporate world. In order to enhance the skills of the MBA students, the department has organized various activities in the even semester of 2015-16 academic year. The activities are described below in chronological order.
On 20tl February 2016, the department initiated the activities for students by organizing Ad-Zap and Business Quiz. Ad-Zap has been organized by the Advertising Cell. About 8 teams participated with 6 members in a team. On the same day afternoon Business Quiz was conducted separately for First and Second Year Students, each with 10 teams. The rounds in the Business Quiz are CEO round, Logo round, Mascots round, and Audio Video round.
A team exhibiting their Ad in Ad Zap competition
On 27h February 2016, the department organized a Seminar on Business Opportunities in Food Processing with the support of Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology, Thanjavur. Smt. R. Vidyalakshmi, Scientist of IICPT had been invited to address the students on above said topic. The event started traditionally and our Principal Dr. S. Senthil gave the presidential address stating the purpose of organizing events to MBA students and also its usefulness. The guest gave a detailed lecture on Business Opportunities in Food and Crop Processing and showed lively examples and explained the kinds of training given to the needy people in their institute.
Dr. S. Senthil, Principal, MEC honouring the Chief Guest Mrs. R. Vidyalakshmi, Scientist, IICPT, Thanjavur. Dean Dr. R. Rajappan looks on
On March 2016, events such as Slogan Writing, Logo Designing, Sale Enact and Group Discussion were organized.
Logo Designing Competition
Group Discussion event Department of Management Studies (DOMS)
On 17th March 2016, DOMS has organized an Entrepreneurship Awareness Programme for incubating the thought of self employment in the minds of MBA students. The forenoon session was engaged by Mr. A. Rajarajan, General Manager, District Industries Centre, Villupuram. He gave full details about the government support for starting a new venture, and the subsidies given for each kind of business. He also defined the kinds of enterprises which can be started by an entrepreneur and he listed some successful entrepreneurs of Villupuram region.
Seminar on Entrepreneurship Awareness Programme
On 2M April 2016 the department has organized a Seminar on Financial Markets in order to expose the students to the field of Share Market, Commodity Market and FOREX Market. Mr. Md. Shameer, Business Development Manager, Geojit BNP Paribas Ltd. was the guest and addressed the students about various kinds of investments and explained about online share trading.
Md. Shameer, Business Development Manager, Geojit BNP Paribas Ltd., addressing the students
On 1 60' April 2016, the forenoon session was engaged with the contests of Product Photography and New Product Development. Many students participated in this contests and exhibited their talents. Categories of New product development are chocolates, soft drinks and eatables.
New Product Development
Rural Market Photography
In the post lunch session a speech from Ad agency person took place. Mr. Bharathi Babu, Creative Head, Lemuriya Olithirai, Chennai addressed the students about ad making, job opportunities in ad industry and the role of MBA students in ad agency. Students interacted more with the guest and got a bird's eye view about ad agency and ad industry.
Chief Guest Mr. Bharathi Babu in honoured by Professor Dr. M.Sivakumar