CSR Initiatives @ MBA Dept
- SWACH BHARAT ABHIYAN
- NSS @ MBA -Human Chain Rally-2015
- NSS activity @MBA “CLEAN EARTH - 2016”
- Oxford Marathon 2016
SWACH BHARAT ABHIYAN
NSS @ MBA - Human Chain Rally-2015
The MBA students of The Oxford College of Engineering have participated in the Human Chain Rally was organised by Karnataka State Commission for Child Rights protection on the occasion of International Child Rights Protection Day on November 20th 2015 as part of NSS activity. Students of MBA department have taken the pledge along with some of the cabinet ministers who witnessed the event to protect the child rights.
The event was inaugurated by the Minister Women and Child Welfare Department of Karnataka, Home Minister, Education Minister and other Ministers of Karnataka State. A book “Nurturing Young Minds” on creating awareness regarding child trafficking and child abuse was released.
- The event organised at:
- Central Library, Cubbon Park, Bangalore.
- Timings: 10:00am to 12:00pm.
NSS activity @MBA Dept - “CLEAN EARTH - 2016”
The event was held by the MBA Department, under the guidance of Dr.Sarit Kumar, Director, MBA. The NSS activity as a precursor to fulfil the theme of Oxford Marathon 2016 was successfully conducted on Saturday 17th Sept'16.
The event was organised and implemented by Dept of Management studies as an initiative standing for the cause of building awareness among the youth towards Clean Earth.The faculty and the students of III sem MBA along with some of the housekeeping staff has taken the initiative to clean the Bommanahalli junction to create awareness among the public and the students towards clean earth/save earth.
Oxford Marathon 2016
Oxford Marathon 2016, Sunday,18th Sept’16
Theme: Save Mother Earth: Run to clean Mother Earth
The event was started with an NSS activity as a precursor to fulfil the theme of Marathon on Saturday 17th Sept'16 organised and implemented by Dept of Management studies as an initiative standing for the cause of building awareness among the youth towards Clean Earth.
Oxford Marathon 2016 was held in The Oxford College of Engineering, Bommanahalli, Bangalore under the guidance of Chairman Shri.S.N.V.L.Narasimharaju.and well-wishes of the Oxford Group of Institutions.
The event was conducted by the MBA Department, under the guidance of Dr. Sarit Kumar, Director, MBA. The credit for the success of the event was the whole hearted support of all HODs, the Principals of The Oxford group who had gone from class to class, and department to department to get the students registered for this event.
Oxford Marathon 2016- was a 5km run and a 10km turn around run from Oxford College Of Engineering Bommanahalli campus to Oxford College Of Science And Management H.S.R.Layout.
The event started with an inaugural function at 2.30 pm by the celebrity guest Mr. Harpal Singh Sokhi –famous as the celebrity chef of Turban Tadka cookery show. The Event was graced by Mr.Gurumurthy Reddy, Corporator, H.S.R.Layout, Shri.S.N.V.L. Narasimharaju, Chairman of Oxford Group of Institutions, Major Mudde Gowda, Governing Council Member, Oxford Institutions. The key note address given by the Chief Guest has motivated and inspired the student participants. Chairman of Oxford Group of Institutions Shri.S.N.V.L. Narasimharaju in his address appreciated the initiative of the MBA Department and congratulated Dr. Sarit Kumar, Director MBA department. The Event was graced by all the Principals and HODs of all the departments from both HSR and the Bommanahalli Campuses.
A special thanks to the DGP Mr.Om Prakash, DCP Mr. Abhishek Goyal , IG Mr.Yatindra,& ADGP Mr. Sanjay Sahay for their exclusive support in giving traffic and route clearance for the Marathon inspite of prohibitory orders where all the other scheduled marathons were postponed except the Oxford Marathon.
Oxford Marathon 2016 , was a mid day run which began with a DJ Vinnith hosting the session, kept the crowd dancing to a mix of recent trendy music.
The Oxford Marathon was flagged off at 3.00P.M after a warm-up session conducted by members from ‘The Art of Living Foundation, it included stretches to loosen up muscles and get fit for the run. Three Yoga practitioners, Apoorva, Dilip and Thanya were invited to guide the participants.
Participation for Oxford Marathon 2016 was from students across the colleges of Bangalore city and professional runners from various sectors with a total count of 1200 participants ran the Oxford Marathon2016. The run started from the Bommanahalli campus of Oxford College of Engineering and concluded the 5km run at Oxford College of Science and Management, H.S.R.Layout, Bangalore. The 10 km run concluded back at Oxford College of Engineering.
Winners of 5k -Women are: 1st place -Kushi Singh, 2nd place -D.Padmavathy ,3rd place -Kanishka Sri.
Winner of 5K -Men are: 1st place -Sunil Oram ,2nd place-Mohammed Murtaza, 3rd Shara Ahmed
Winners of 10k -Women are : 1st place – Kranthi, 2nd place –Apeksha, 3rd place -Fancitor
Winner of 10K - Men are:1st place-Vigneshhwaran, 2nd place-Robin. D, 3rd place-Sujit prashanthjha, & John Vintus.
The event has ended with a closing ceremony at 5.30 p.m. and the medals and certificates were given to the winners by the Celebrity Guest Mr.Harpal Singh. as part of our theme student participants involved in cleaning up the campus premises by picking up the litters which was appreciable.
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