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Induction of SQAC - August 9, 2018

Induction of SQAC - August 9, 2018

Academic Coordinator from Student Council addressing the SQAC students August 9, 2018

Repository Team Member addressing the SQAC students - August 9, 2018

UGC Sponsored National Level IQAC Conference on “Quality Initiatives in Teaching, Learning and Evaluation Processes in Higher Educational Institutions” - August 24, 2018.

Dr. D. Jeevan Kumar Hon. Professor at the Karnataka State Rural Development and Panchayat Raj University released The Book of Abstract of the research papers received for the UGC Sponsored National Level IQAC Conference on 'Quality Initiatives in Teaching, Learning and Evaluation Processes in Higher Educational Institutions' - August 24, 2018

Orientation on Outcome Based Education (OBE) - September 9, 2018

IQAC initiatives 2017 - 2018

Academic Initiatives

  • Introduction of shared teaching
  • Learning Management System has been utilized to conduct Mid Term Retests
  • Number of electives offered is increased from four to six widening the range of options available to the final year students.
  • Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) – alternative form of open elective offered to students
  • Introduction of Interdisciplinary Open electives.
  • Initiated flexibility for the M. Com (FA) students to pursue a 6 months internship.
  • Collaborated with Exam Department – the design and format of Marks Card has been updated with ten security features.
  • Inclusion of Examination Calendar in the Student Handbook for greater clarity with regard to dates of examination.
  • Induction program for newly admitted students
  • Introduction of value-added GST course
  • Initiated 30-hours of compulsory lectures on GST for student credit
  • Initiated a mandatory 45 hours course in Excel, Tally and Advanced Excel.
  • Dissent and discuss- a discussion forum for students introduced
  • Introduced Service Learning through Student Council
  • OBE Committee Formed
  • Visit to NLSIU for IPR National capacity building programme with Research Director
  • International Immersion Programme Malaysia – a week long programme for students was arranged along with international desk
  • Collaborated for conducting Bridge course
  • Collaborated for conducting OSA Debate
  • OSA Debate was conducted along with Alumni on the topic ‘Cryptocurrency’
  • A new Initiative called Erudition – National Level Case Study Competition was conjured with B. Com department
  • Coordinated the visit of international students of Anna van Rijn School of Nieuwegein, Netherlands to campus
  • Coordinated for the inaugural edition of “Erudition”, the National Case Study competition on the 9th of February.
  • MOOCs – Implementation
  • Coordinated the panel discussion for the final year students titled “Gems from the Seniors” with Mr. Irfan Razack, Mr. KG Raghavan and Mr. FR Singhvi

Administrative Initiatives

  • An agreement with Wiley India Pvt. Limited to provide students with the official CMA test preparation content.
  • An Agreement with Miles Publications Pvt. Limited to be responsible for providing marketing collateral, study material and training to faculty members and students towards CMA certification
  • Successfully implemented the Outcome Based Education
  • Orientation program for newly admitted students
  • Induction program for new staff
  • Introduction of a wide range of Professional Certificate Courses
  • Participated for the formation of Association for Professional Students (APS),
  • Collaborated with OSA for the Annual General Meeting with the new managing committee
  • Collaborated with OSA for the Annual General Meeting with the new managing committee
  • Internal audit of exam department
  • NAAC SSR Compilation of DATA began
  • Coordinated the OSA, organized a past vs present students basketball match

Collaborations

  • Signed an MOU with Concordia University New York on February 14th, 2018 to enable students to participate in a transfer undergraduate degree programme.
  • Collaborated with Ernest and Young for Industry-academia connect – with respect to tax vertical as well as gain experience on a more global level.
  • Collaborated the MOUs with Institute of Management Accounts (IMA)
  • Collaborated the MOUs with Seattle University
  • Collaborated the MOUs with Concordia University
  • Collaborated the MOUs with University Putra Malaysia
  • Collaboration with E & Y – Academia Industry Connect

Faculty Enrichment Programs

  • Staff Self-Appraisal
  • Staff Evaluation – Student feedback on faculty was solicited for 5 days
  • Parent Teacher Meeting

Feedback Forum

  • Student Feedback platform – Parent Teacher Meet was conducted
  • Student Feedback platform – Open House was conducted
  • Student Feedback platform – Women Open House was conducted
  • Student feedback platform – Exit Interview of final year students was conducted

Humanitarian Initiatives

  • Conducted the Workshop "Inner Journey" by Brother Mani
  • Introduction of compulsory contribution of 60 hours towards diverse extension and association activities prevalent in the institution.
  • Collaborated the Project Smiles initiative with the BBA Department
  • Introduction of the buddy programme with a view to provide academic assistance to students

Ranking

  • Times of India BBA Institute Ranking 2017.
  • Outlook – Drishti under Graduate College Ranking 2017
  • NIRF ranking
  • Indian Today Ranking – participated

Workshops, Conferences and Seminars.

  • Workshop on ‘MOOCs and Blended Learning’ conducted.
  • Workshop for students on "How to write a research paper" by Dr. N. Ramachandra
  • Collaborated for the Workshop "Effective Engagement in Consulting"
  • Organised a National Seminar: Teachers and Patents – Negotiating the world of Intellectual Property Rights.
  • Workshop on OBE – organised with internal resource persons
  • Organised a special lecture on “Union Budget 2018” by CA K. Raghu
  • Organised a session on vital highlights and changes in the Union Budget 2018 by students