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A National Level Inter-Collegiate PG Management Fest MAGMA – 2022 was held at Srinivas University Institute of Management and Commerce, Pandeshwar, Mangalore dated 13th and 14th May 2022. The Two Day Management Festival held under the Patronage of Srinivas University Honourable Chancellor CA. Dr. A. Raghavendra Rao and Pro-Chancellor Dr. A. Srinivas Rao was inaugurated by the Chief Guest Deputy Commissioner of Police (Law & Order) Mangalore City Sri Hariram Shankar I.P.S. through lighting the lamp. Delivering the Chief Guest Speech, Sri Hariram Shankar I.P.S. quoted his life experiences and motivated the management and commerce graduates to start entrepreneurial ventures and even join civil services. Guest of Honour, Srinivas University Pro-Chancellor Dr. A. Srinivas Rao bought out the essence of competitiveness in management festivals for students to encash their full potential. The President of Inauguration Function, Honorable Chancellor of Srinivas University CA. Dr. A. Raghavendra Rao outlined professional development in students through progressing various challenges in career by instancing his own work and accomplishments. Honorable Vice-Chancellor of Srinivas University Dr. P. S. Aithal remarked it is festivals like these that build practical competencies among students. Registrar Development of Srinivas University Dr. Ajay Kumar was present on the occasion. Dean of Srinivas University Institute of Management and Commerce, Pandeshwar, Prof. Keerthan Raj welcomed the gathering. MAGMA Faculty Coordinator, Prof. Sagar Srinivas introduced the event theme to the audience. Institutions and Business Schools across the nation participated in the event. MAGMA management festival covers a wide array of business functionalities in simulation for which this year is based on Super Heroes. The event was categorized under Ragnarok, Infinity War, Quick Silver, Captain Igneous, Avengers Inc., Asgardians of Galaxy, Mightiest Heroes and Hawkeye for participants. Final Year MBA Student Coordinators Ms. Damini, and Mr. Murshid coordinated the event. The students entirely
Video Making skills was imparted to MBA students on 11th May, 2022 through a workshop. As part of their curriculum students have to shoot video interviews and make documentary videos and well as video resumes. This workshop helped equip them with new age skills for employability. College of Computer Science and Information Science helped in organizing this with the help of their resource persons. Prof. Keerthan Raj organized and coordinated the workshop.
A guest talk on Intellectual Property Rights was organized on 25th April, 20220 for MBA students, and they were informed and guided how to apply for copyright. The students greatly benefitted from the session, Dr. Krishna Prasad K., Associate Professor, Institute of Computer Science & Information Science.
A guest talk on Prevention of Sexual Harassment was organized for MBA students, on April 26th, 2022 by resource person Mrs. Divya Sandeep, Director, HR Legis. The event was coordinated on behalf of Unnath Bharath Abhiyan by Dr. Sonia N.
BBA Logistics & Supply Chain Management students visited the port on 5th May, 2022 as part of experiential learning . They were taken through various departments and understood cargo and fleet management in detail.the tour was organized by Prof. Nelson Periera and Dr. Sonia Noronha under the guidance of dean, Prof. Keerthan Raj.
National Level Research Conference MANEGMA- 2022 held at Srinivas University Institute of Management & Commerce, Pandeshwar, Mangalore dated 22-April-22 A National Level Research Conference MANEGMA- 2022 was held at Srinivas University Institute of Management & Commerce Campus, Pandeshwar, Mangalore dated 22-April-22. The Conference held under the Patronage of Honourable Srinivas University Chancellor CA. Dr. A. Raghavendra Rao and Pro-Chancellor Dr. A. Srinivas Rao was inaugurated by Shri Shashidhar Pai Maroor, President KCCI (Kanara Chamber of Commerce & Industry) Mangalore and Managing Partner, Maroor Group of Companies. Delivering the Chief Guest Remarks, Mr. Pai opined that post covid, businesses have opened up silver linings in new areas and students should innovate to achieve start-up unicorns and research events like MANEGMA-2022 is the apt stage for breakthroughs. The Conference themed “A Hybrid National Conference on Emerging Trends in post Covid Scenario in Management, IT, Social Sciences and Education” was presided by Honourable Vice-Chancellor of Srinivas University Dr. P. S. Aithal . The Vice-Chancellor Dr. Aithal remarked MANEGMA Research Conference is the ideal platform for students, industry delegates and research scholars to present their ideas, findings and innovations towards further structure for publication accomplishments. The Dean of Srinivas University Institute of Management and Commerce, Prof. Keerthan Raj welcomed the Dignitaries. MANEGMA-2022 Convener MBA Program H.O.D Prof. Amith Menezes introduced the theme of the Conference to the Audience. 106 Research Papers were received and presentations discussions were held throughout the day.
The Department of BBA (HN) organized a guest lecture on “Qualities of Sales Manager” by Mr. Sandesh S.N, Associate Vice President, Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance company Ltd for I BBA (HN) students, on 06/04/2022. Around 70 students attend the session. Prof. A.K Aneesh, Assistant Professor and Prof. Chirag coordinated the programme. The programme was successfully completed due to constant support of Prof. Keerthan Raj- Dean of Institute of Management and Commerce.
BBA (Port, shipping management and logistics) obe organized One day Industrial Visit for the First year BBA students to NMPT, Mangalore on May 05/05/22. During the visit, students got practical exposure and also got to know the functions of NMPT from Mr. Arun kumar and Mr.Dinakar. Dr.Sonia Noronha accompanied students. This industrial visit is conducted under the guidance of Dean. Prof. Keerthan Raj and Course coordinator Dr.Sonia Noronha.
As part of observational learning, BBA (PM) Department organized One day Industrial Visit for the II year BBA students to Deccan Plast, Mangalore on April 29 th , 2022. During the visit, students got practical exposure and also got to know the functions of Deccan Plast from Mr Nizamuddin. Prof. Shwetha Bhat and Prof. Vinutha H K accompanied students. This industrial visit is conducted under the guidance of Dean. Prof. Keerthan raj, Course coordinator BBA(PM) Dr.Sonia Noronha.
Srinivas University College of Management and Commerce organized a Budget Analysis Programme – Voice of Young India on the Union Budget 2022 – A panel discussion in the pandeshwar campus on 4th February, 2022. The programme was intended for the MBA students and it began with a presentation on the budget by the students.The budget analysis was organized under the patronage of chancellor and president of A. Shama Rao Foundation, Dr CA A Raghavendra Rao who presided over the programme and inaugurated` it by lighting the lamp. He was joined by the pro- chancellor, Srinivas University and vice-president of A Shama Rao Foundation, Dr A Srinivas Rao. Vice-chancellor, Dr P S Aithal and Ms. Meghana S Rao also joined in the inauguration The panel consisted of a distinguished guests from the industry and various fields, CA S S Nayak, Builder and Developer, Dharmendra B Mehta, journalist P B Harish Rai of Vijayavani, Industrialist, Dr Sharath Rao, Professor Narayan Kayarkatte and the session was moderated by Professor Manoj Louis. The eminent speakers gave their insights to the budget in an explicit manner in a lengthy discussion which was telecast live in You tube which attracted many virtual participants as well. At the beginning of the session MBA students presented their facts and figures on the budget which was very informative. The welcome address was done by Dean of the College of Management and Commerce, Professor Keerthan Raj.
Placement Officers MDP (Management Development Program) held at College of Management and Commerce, Srinivas University on 19-FEBRUARY-22.Srinivas University College of Management & Commerce, IMC organized a one-day MDP (Management Development Program) for Placement Officers of South Canara Region on 19-February- 22 at Pandeshwara Campus. The theme of MDP training entitled ‘Placements at Challenging Times’ was held under the patronage of Honourable Chancellor, Dr. CA. A. Raghavendra Rao and Pro- Chancellor, Dr. A. Srinivas Rao of Srinivas University SU. The program was inaugurated by Srinivas University Computer & Information Sciences Prof. Dr. Nethravathi. Training Resource Person Prof.Venkatesh Amin, Director, MDP, CMC delivered the sessions co-ordinated by Placement Officer Prof.Varun Shenoy of Srinivas University. Participants for the MDP included Placement Officer representations from Srinivas University, St. Josephs College of Engineering & Technology, St. Agnes College, Canara College and AJ Institute of Management. Training sessions included ice-breakers, placement strategy games, recruiter attraction methods, Online v/s Offline Placing Methods, Internships and Project Placements, Post-pandemic sunshine Recruiters and so on. Vice-Chancellor Dr. P. S. Aithal, Registrars and Dean of CMC Prof. Keerthan Raj conveyed their earnest regards for the MDP planned as series for the year 2022-23 by Srinivas University College of Management & Commerce CMC which runs various professional UG, PG and Doctorial Research Programmes like Ph.D and beyond.
Srinivas University –BBA (Port Shipping Management and Logistics) organized one day Industrial Visit for the First year BBA students to Pilikula Nisargadhama and cottage Industry, Mangalore on February 24/02/2022. During the visit, students got practical exposure and also got to know the functions of cottage industry from Mr. Daya sagar. Prof. Aneesh and Prof. Chirag accompanied students. This industrial visit is conducted under the guidance of Dean, Prof. Keerthan raj and BBA (Port Shipping Management and Logistics) Course coordinator Dr. Sonia Noronha.
A two hour online session on "Instrument Development” was organized for the research scholars of College of Management & Commerce on 26th February, the resource person was Prof. Dr. Dileep Kumar M., Pro.Vice Chancellor, Gopal Narayan Singh University & Director, Strategy, Research & Innovation, NFCT, Malaysia, which was attended by around 122 registered participants.
146 participants were part of an excellent quality Inbound activities which was held on February 23 to 26. The students were equally divided into 4 batches. Students gained knowledge on survival strategy and etiquettes, where In Prof. S.Swaminathan Srinivas University, college of Hotel management & tourism explained how to behave in a restaurant. where sir summarised few of the rules , that is fork and knife usage, knowing your cutlery and glasses. Use a polite words even in arguments. Students gained knowledge on Rescue mechanisms & postural awareness. DR. Prem Kumar and Tamilalagan from Institute of Physiotherapy were the resource persons. where in students were thought how to deal in panicking situation. Students were thought few steps regarding the same . to check the present situation, to call on emergency numbers .Also students were benefited with yoga for wellbeing. Dr. Padmanabha, Institute of Education was the resource person where he thought students how yoga would benefit their life. He also thought various yoga forms for the same Students were benefited with strategic moves to win. Mrs. Supriya Adiga, Physical Director was the resource person, where students enjoyed playing carrom and chess. students develop strategic thinking ability as to how they can implement this in their real life . Students gained lot of knowledge from these inbound activities which can be implemented in corporate world.
Orientation programme for the first year students of College of Management & Commerce, Srinivas University, MBA (Dual specialization), MBA (Logistics & Supply Chain Management), M.Com was held in the Pandeshwar Campus on 03rd January, 2022.
The Student Council Installation Ceremony of the Student Council for the Post Graduate Courses of College of Management & Commerce was held on 13th January, 2022. Presiding over the programme and advocating the Oath of Office, the Dr. P. S. Aithal – Vice Chancellor, spoke about the importance of inculcating leadership skills and the opportunities available to Srinivas University students.
Depart of MBA & M.Com. Under the college of Management and commerce celebrated the Traditional day and fresher’s day on 13th January, 2022. The students and faculties came with the traditional attire. There was a formal function followed by dance, entertainment and a few games to the students. The formal function was inaugurated by the honarable vice chancellor of Srinivas University Dr. P S Aithal and the other dignitaries were Prof. Keerthan Raj, Dean, college of Management and commerce and Prof. Amith Menezes, HOD of MBA. All the staff, teaching and non-teaching attended the event along with the second year MBA and M.Com. Students.
A Guest lecture on “Young Managers Handbook” was organized on 29th January, 2022, for MBA & M. Com students of CMC, Srinivas University. Mr. Mudassir khader- Technical lead of Mindtree in the Data Intelligence and Customer Success wing. Mangalore was a resource person for the event.
A Guest lecture on “MBA student’s life at campus and skills” was organized on 19th January 2022, for MBA & M. Com students of CMC, Srinivas University. Mr. Gajanna Kamath- Account Manager of Amazon. Mangalore was a resource person for the event.
Srinivas University –MBA & M.Com Department organized One day Visit for I year MBA & M.Com students to Pilikula Regional Science Centre, Mangalore on 3rd January, 2022.
Srinivas University College of Management & Commerce CMC organized a one-day MDP (Management Development Program) for middle level managers of MSME and large corporate entities of Mangalore on 29-January-22 at Pandeshwara Campus. The day long MDP on Strategic Leadership was held under the patronage of Honourable Chancellor, Dr. CA. A. Raghavendra Rao and Pro- Chancellor, Dr. A. Srinivas Rao. The program was inaugurated by Honourable Vice Chancellor, Prof. (Dr.) P.S. Aithal by lighting the lamp. Dean, CMC Prof. Keerthan Raj, Faculty Members and Placement Officer Prof. Varun Shenoy coordinated the event and Prof. Venkatesh Amin, Director, MDP, CMC delivered the sessions.Participants for the MDP included industry employees from prestigious Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry KCCI Mangalore, New Mangalore Port Trust NMPT, Karnataka Bank Limited Head Office, Automark Automobiles and JV Springs Baikampady Industrial Estate.The training sessions included ice-breakers, case studies, simulation games, role plays, presentations, group discussions, and team work engagements among the participants to boost confidence and determination. This is the first in a series of MDP's planned for the year 2022-23 by Srinivas University College of Management & Commerce which runs various professional UG, PG and Doctorial Research Programmes like Ph.D. and beyond.
On December 02, the BBA department of College of Management and Commerce, Srinivas University (SU), Pandeshwar organized its Fresher’s Day on the college premises. Dr. P. S. Aithal,Vice Chancellor Srinivas University, Prof. Keerthan Raj, Dean College of management and Commerce, Dr. Sonia Noronha, Course Coordinator BBA Port Management, Prof. Nelson Pereira, Course coordinator BBA department, Prof. Vinutha H K and Prof. Souparnika, Cultural coordinators and Mr. Omarul Farooq, Ms. Greeshma Charles K C and Mr. Anirudh, Student Cultural Co-Ordinator’s were present. The purpose of the Freshers Day was to make every new students feel connected as an integral part of the BBA Family. Cultural programmes followed thereby with various types of dance forms, songs and even Games were also conducted for the freshers.
On 14th December 2021, as a part of celebrating National Energy Conservation Day, College of Commerce and Management, Srinivas University, has organized an Online pledge campaign at 11.00 am for BCom and BBA students to take energy conservation pledge. We took the pledge through Teachmint virtual platform in two consecutive sessions in order to accommodate the students of both BBA and BCom. Nearly 100 students were participated in taking pledge. Our Students were guided by Prof. A K Anish and Prof. Shilpa .K Coordinator of NSS wing. The programme was successfully completed due to constant support of Prof. Keerthan Raj- Dean of College of Management and Commerce. Prof A K Aneesh , Course Coordinator BBA(Honours) Prof Sharmila S. Shetty – Course Coordinator of BCom, Dr. Sonia Noronha – Course Coordinator of BBA Port & Shipping Management and Logistics. Prof.Nelson Pereira Course Coordinator of BBA.
Depart of MBA & MCom. Under the college of Management and commerce celebrated the Traditional day on 3 rd. December 2021. The students and faculties came with the traditional attire. There was a formal function followed by dance, entertainment and a few games to the students. The formal function was inaugurated by the honarable vice chancellor of Srinivas University Dr. P S Aithal and the other dignitaries were Prof. Keerthan Raj, Dean, college of Management and commerce and Prof. Amith Menezes, HOD of MBA. All the staff, teaching and non-teaching attended the event along with the second year MBA and MCom. Students. The entire program was organised by the 2 nd year MBA & MCom. Students of the City Campus pandeshwar. The learning outcome of this event was the skill set to organise events, the coordination among different students, faculties and departments.
The B.COM (ACCA) Department of IMC, organized an ACCA ORIENTATION PROGRAMME through Virtual webinar by Mr. Rohan Rajvanshi on 23rd December 2021 at 2.00pm Mr. Rohan Rajvanshi is currently working with ACCA as Business Relationship Manager for Karnataka. Worked for 4 years with Aakash Educational Services Ltd. as AGM prior to ACCA. Holds an experience of 12+ years working in various Industries. Completed MBA from University of Wales, UK. Worked in UK for companies like Travelex, Marks and Spencer and Sainsbury’s. Dean: Prof: Keerthana Raj. Course Coordinators -Prof. Yashaswi, Guest Lecture Coordinator-Prof. Meghashree, Faculty Members and all the Students were Virtually participated in the session.
The Srinivas University –B.COM Department organized virtual guest lecture on the topic “Stay Focused” for Second and Final Year (Honors/ CMA) students by Dr. Narayana Kayarakatte on 04.12.2021 at 10:00 AM. He explained students how to focused on the goal without getting distracted from external factors. Dean: Prof: Keerthana Raj. Course Coordinators -Prof. Sharmila S Shetty, Guest Lecture Coordinator-Prof. Meghashree, Faculty Members and all the Students were Virtually participated in the session.
The BBA Department organized workshop on Logistics and Supply Chain, topic “Introduction to Corporate Social responsibility” for First Year Honors and Logistic and Supply Chain Management students by Mr. Steevan D’souza on 04/12/2021 at 10:00 AM to 11.45 AM. He explained with example how the CSR activities done in India and its importance. Introduction of resource person and welcome done by Ms. Harinakshi. Vote of thanks by Prof. Meghashree guest Lecture Coordinator. Ms. Hariankshi Prof. Keerthan Raj- Dean of College of Management and Commerce. Prof. Nelson Periera – Course Co-ordinator, Prof. Meghashree. – Co-ordinator of Guest Lecture were also present for the session.
BBA Port, Shipping Management & Logistics department organised “Brand Management Exhibition – Competition” for BBA Port, Honors and BA Journalism students. Students identified well-known brands and highlighted the elements of Brand Identity. This activity was organised as a part of experimental learning under the guidance of Dr. Sonia Noronha, Course Coordinator and Prof Keerthan Raj, Dean CMC.Winners: I Prize: Mr. Swaroop Suvarna, Mr. Rakshan Kumar, Mr. Kritik L & Mr. Prinson D'souza II Prize: Mr. Nithesh Kumar, Mr. Marwan, Mr. Shaikh Imroz & Mr. George Johnson III Prize: Mr. Abdul Vasih, Mr. Mohammed Afraz, Mr. Abdul Rahman & Mr. Sudhesh Kumar III Prize: Mr. Jithin K, Mr. Vishnu Chandran, Mr. Vaisak M, Mr. Aswin Ayyappan & Mr. Abdul Kasim Ijaz
SIMS Cup was conducted on 9th November 2021 by the College of Commerce and Management, Srinivas University. Students from MBA, M.Com and MCA participated in this cricket tournament. Both boys and girl’s teams actively participated in this event. The tournament was inaugurated by Dr. P S Aithal, Vice Chancellor of Srinivas University and teams were advised to follow winners strategy. The event was organized by Prof. Sagar Srinivas and the PD of the University Mrs. Supriya Adiga. The Dean of College Of Management And Commerce Prof. Keerthan Raj and Dean of College Of Computers And Information Science Prof. Subramanya Bhat were present for the event.The winners of the event were; Mens: MBA Gladiators were the winners and Cyber Knights were the runners up. Womens : 10 Stars were the winners and Bhoosters were the runners up. Best Batsman: Aspak K S (MBA) Best Bowler: Ashith Rai (MCA) Best All-rounder: Mahammad Safwan (MBA)
New product development competition was organized for II year BBA- Port, Shipping Management and Logistics, BBA-Honors and B.A- Journalism & Mass Communication students of Srinivas University on 09.10.2021. Students developed and presented New Innovative products as a part experiential learning. This helped them to put the theoretical knowledge learnt into practical application showcasing creativity of the students.I Prize – Mr. Rakshan Kumar, Mr. Shaikh Imroz Ahamed & Mr. Prinson Dsouza (BBA- Port, Shipping Management and Logistics) II Prize: Ms. Sowparnika K V (B.A- Journalism & Mass Communication) III Prize: Mr. Rohan Sharma (BBA-Honors)
An intercollege competition has been held for 1st 2nd and Final year BBA students on 19.11.2021. In that competition, few students were participated and got selected and won the match.
Department of B.Com Honors ACCA and CMA, College of Management and Commerce, Srinivas University had organized Rangoli Competition on 2nd November Tuesday 2021. Students showcased their talent and creativity through Rangoli Competition on the occasion of Deepavali. Students were enthusiastically participated. The theme for the competition was given as “Deepavali” and undoubtedly students tried to touch various concepts under the theme and exhibit their creativity. The competition was held under the supervision of Prof. Keerthan Raj, Dean of Management and Commerce Studies, Prof. Sharmila S Shetty and Prof. Yashaswi, Course Coordinators of B.Com department, Prof. Vinutha & Prof. Souparnika, Cultural Co-ordinators. The competition was huge success. Dr. Laveena D’Mello, Dean and Dr. Vidya N, Associate Professor - College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Srinivas University were the judges of the event.
On 27th November, the department of B.Com, College of Management and Commerce organised a Farewell Day for their seniors. Farewell is basically a get together kind of celebration for the seniors who will be soon stepping out of that particular institute. Prof. Keerthan Raj, Dean College of Management and Commerce, Prof. Sharmila S Shetty, Course Coordinator of B.Com Department, Prof. Yashaswi, Course coordinator of B.Com ACCA department, Prof. Vinutha H K and Prof. Souparnika, Cultural coordinators were present on the occasion. The programme begins with an almighty prayer and the lighting of the lamp. Junior students of B.Com course expressed their own experiences and memories they shared with their seniors and wished them a great future. The programme followed by fun games which were conducted by the juniors to the seniors. All the students were felicitated by the Dean Prof. Keerthan Raj and wished them with her motivational speech. The entire program was successfully organized by juniors with the help of faculty and students.
The college's annual cultural day is one of the most awaited events. On 26th of November, the Department of B.Com hosted Sparsha– 2021-22 at Srinivas premises. A huge number of students from B.Com Honours, ACCA and CMA celebrated the college's cultural day. Prof. Keerthan Raj, Dean College of Management and Commerce, Prof. Sharmila S Shetty, Course Coordinator of B.Com Department, Prof. Yashaswi, Course coordinator of B.Com ACCA department, Prof. Vinutha H K and Prof. Souparnika, Cultural coordinators were present on the occasion. The programme begins with an almighty prayer and the lighting of the lamp. Gauthami and her team from II B.Com CMA opened the cultural programme with a prayer. Various cultural competitions were organised, including solo and group dancing, solo and group singing, spot choreography and a fashion show. Students actively participated in all the events. On the same day, the students of B.Com Courses organised a Fresher’s Day for their juniors. The purpose of the Freshers Day was to make every new student feel connected as an integral part of the B.Com Family. Cultural programmes followed thereby with various types of dance forms, songs and even Games were also conducted for the fresher’s. Finally, the programme came to a close, leaving behind lovely memories to be treasured for a lifetime. The occasion was graced by the presence of Course Coordinators and all faculty members.