Student Activities are the manifestation of the creativity the students apply through various academic and non-academic committees under the guidance of a faculty coordinator. Conducting these activities not only put students in real life situations but at the same time hone their managerial skills. More importantly these activities bring much needed vibrancy to the campus life. Following is a collection of various activities students conducted and the memories associated with them.
Budget Analysis Competition 2019
We are moving towards realising a ‘New India’ by 2022, when we celebrate 75 years of India’s independence: an India which is clean and healthy, where everybody would have a house with universal access to toilets, water and electricity; where farmers’ income would have doubled; youth and women would get ample opportunities to fulfil their dreams; an India free from terrorism, communalism, casteism, corruption and nepotism." Delivering with the same enthusiasm as our Finance Minister CA Piyush Goyal, students of NMIMS Indore chose different sectors to demystify the budget on the 6th of February,2019. The event was organized by DRAVYA- The Finance Learning Centre. The judges for the event were Dr Niranjan Shastri and Dr Rajeev Srivastava. There were 11 teams which took part in the event with great zeal and enthusiasm. There were 6 themes on which the event was based on, which are as follows:
1. Demystifying Union Budget for Common Man
2. Demystifying Union Budget for Rural India
3. Demystifying Union Budget for Industry
4. Demystifying Union Budget as a Growth Driver of India
5. Demystifying Union Budget for Youth: Energizing them through education, skills & jobs
6. Demystifying Union Budget for Digital Economy
It was overall a very knowledgeable activity and the winners for which were as follows:
1st Position- Team “Pythons” constituting of Pratik Vaidya and Sarthak Kumar and Team “The Critics” constituting of Zalak Singhvi and Yukti Rai
2nd Position- Team FY 2019-2020 constituting of Ashish Kumar and Sheikh Yajidul Islam
3rd Position- Team “The Black Box Tester” constituting of Amal Neema and Shivani Argade
Penned down by- Aishwarya Bhargava, BBA 2nd Year
Exploration of Campus
STME NMIMS Indore organized an activity for fresh students “Exploration of Campus” Activity was based on few short tasks related to experimental performance at different laboratories, gathering of information of teaching staff and cracking small puzzles.
Induction Program 2018.
SVKM’S NMIMS School of Technology Management &Engineering, NMIMS Indore, organized a one week Induction program for the newly admitted MBA Tech students at the institute premises on 16/07/2018. The major objective of the program was to make all the parents and students aware about the academic aspects of the course, the rules and regulations of the Institute and ensuring parental participation in monitoring the performance and progress of the students.
Magazine Launch: The Svelte Vista
In order to give students a platform to express their ideas, the Literary Committee at NMIMS Indore launched the in-house magazine named: The Svelte Vista – which means “an elegant vision”. The committee aims to keep this a periodic affair and motivated contribution of students and staff would take it to new heights in times to come.
Six Sigma Certification from KPMG
In December 2017, the PGDM (2017-19) batch underwent a four-day training program on Six Sigma conducted by Mr. Pradeep Chittemsetty (KPMG) who is a seasoned professional and a Black Belt Six Sigma himself. The batch gained sufficient knowledge about ways to apply the principles of Six Sigma to improve the operations of any organization.
Release of Student Made Video: Live Free Live Loud
The student committee Jagruti along with a few motivated students on campus stimulated their creative bone to launch an inspirational video named live Free Live Loud. The message in the video was to never get disheartened due to negative circumstances. Rather to take on the odd situations head on and strive to make a comeback. This video can be viewed on You Tube by following the link:
Committee Dravya organized a workshop to make the BBA batch aware about Securities Exchange Board of India’s (SEBI) role in Indian Financial System. The workshop was conducted the internal resource person by Dr. Niranjan Shastri who is a CMA, to address the class about the various aspects and importance of long and short-term investment plans. He was also responsible for developing a sense of awareness regarding the money saving and investing among the class.
NMIMS-Indore Students at Inter B-school Competition
In Nov 2017 students of NMIMS-Indore participated in National Sport Event & Management Fest at a B-school in Indore. Team NMIMS-Indore represented wholeheartedly with a squad of 24 players in various events related to sports and management activities and returned with flying colors winning accolades. The team headed by Kshitij Chakraborty (PGDM) won Case Analysis Competition in management events while in sports Aishwaray S Rajput won Chess, Aman Kapoor (BBA) secured 2nd position in Table Tennis while teams of Cricket, Volleyball and Treasure Hunt managed to reach semi-finals.
Nukkad Natak: An awareness program during Swachhata Pakhwada
A group of students of NMIMS-Indore organized a Nukkad Natak at a Shopping Mall (Malhar Mega Mall), Indore during Swachhata Pakhwada in September 2017. The major objective of the program was to spread awareness about cleanliness and its implementation across the country. 20 students participated in the event. The act was filled was filled satires and puns aimed at general societal behaviors and ignorance which gave messages to be taken away by the audiences.
Independence Day Program at NMIMS-Indore
NMIMS-Indore students organized Independence Day program at institute premises on 15 Aug 2017. Dr. P. K. Chande, Director and students hoisted the national flag on the campus which was followed by the Cultural Program. The cultural program included the patriotic poems and speeches describing values to be inculcated in today’s youth. At the same time, it was an occasion to remember the sacrifice done by many freedom fighters for the motherland.