10-day Orientation Workshop Programme for 1st semester MBA batch 2015-17
The programme is being organized to assist students to help students with their academic and personal transition from graduation course to a professional course of college life as it is very important that new students should understand the academic expectations, their personal responsibilities, and the environment of the institution to be successful in their academic and career pursuit.
Day 1, 28.09.15 – Morning session was Inaugural function and afternoon session was handled by the Director-MBA, Dr. Sarit Kumar. He gave an overview of the course and the activities planned for them viz., Industrial visits, Guest lectures, Clubs,Class Presentations, Business models, Symposiums etc. Class teachers of Section A and B, Dr. BalaKoteswari and Prof.Lakshmi briefed the students on the discipline and gave an overview of the subjects in the Ist Semester.
Day 2, 29.09.15(1:30 – 4:00 PM) -Mr. Lijo Koshy, Lead Analyst, Honeywell Technology Solutions Laboratories Pvt Ltd, TOCE - MBA Alumni spoke on “An Integrated Approach to Career readiness”. Students have learnt how to be innovate and mould themselves for future career opportunities. They felt that the information was very relevant for them and will help them in their endeavours in future.
Day 3, 30.09.15(1:30 – 4:00 PM) –Mr. Vivin Agarwal, Program Commisioner, Indo Suriname Chamber of Commerce, interacted with students on “Management of Innovation and Creativity” and its relevance in Public, Private and Personal life and also focussed on Biodiversity and its relevance for global competitiveness.
Day 4, 01.10.15(1:30 – 4:00 PM) – Mr. Ashok, Retd.Wing Commander, Entrepreneur in Outbound Training Programs addressed students on “Role of Discipline in Leadership”. Students learned the importance of discipline in day-to-day life and how to achieve success by keeping a checklist of day-to-day activities and plan in order to achieve their goals. He gave lot of illustrations from the Army and Industry pertaining to the discipline.
Day 5, 03.10.15 (11:00 to 12:45 PM) – Senior Students, IIIrd Semester MBA, Oriented Fresher’s on clubsnamely, the Marketing, HR, Finance, Case Study and NSS Clubs. They also explained the objectives and goals of the clubs to the juniors.
Day 6, 06.10.15(1:30 – 4:00 PM) – Mr. Joseph Williams, MD, XTYLS Wearhouse Pvt Ltd addressed students on “Entrepreneurs – Entrepreneurship”. He also focussed on the concepts like how to overcome stage fear, how to be efficient, how to face the interview, develop confidence and to develop logical thinking.
Day 7, 08.10.15(1:30 – 4:00 PM) – Mr. Bijou Kurien, Strategic Head, J- Capital gave presentation on “The India of Future”. Highlighted on importance of life skills and learning from the situations and people around us. Explained about the cultural diversity and importance of adapting to the global changes.Taught students how to be comfortable in uncomfortable situations. Being in strategic positions he shared his experiences working closely with MukeshAmbaniand his visionary approach towards the business and also shared his experiences working at Titan’s Fastrack and Tanishq.
Day 8, 09.10.15(1:30 – 4:00 PM) –Mr. Satish, CEO – Mark How Consulting Company addressed students on “Importance of Value added course in the career and Skills required for Employability”. He explained to the students the importance of aptitude and skills in order to achieve their goals. He explained the importance of written communication, verbal communication, flexibility, persuasion, team work, leadership, planning and organizing, computing skills which will help them in developing professionalism.
Day 9, 10.10.15
11:00 – 1:00 PM – Senior students of IIIrd Semester conducted activities to the junior students of Ist Semester namely the Role-plays, decision-making exercises, pick and speak and management games under communication club.
2:00 – 4:00 PM - Group Manager, BOSCH addressed students on “Role Models for Management Graduates”. He presented the life stories of successful leaders like Kumar Mangalam Birla, Eion Must, ArunachalamMuruganantham and Rahul Yadav. Their life histories gave an insight to the students about the importance of commitment and determination towards the goal. The passion and persistence in doing things is the difference between successful and unsuccessful people.
INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE IMEIB-2016 WAS ORGANIZED BY THE DEPARTMENT ON 7TH APRIL 2016
The papers presented at the conference were selected and filtered out of 392 papers. The papers which were selected had gone through various quality scanners and selected for presentation and publication. Those papers were divided into 2 Tracks for an effective and comfortable process of presenting and judging them. Each of the tracks housed about 35 Papers and was chaired by 5 experts in the panel. The event then transcended into valedictory session where participants were given certificates
The papers were published 4 volumes of journal “Annual research Journal of department of Management Studies” with ISSN:0254-8755.
PRE CONCLAVE BIODIVERSITY SUMMIT
The Oxford College Of Engineering, Department Of Management Studies, conducted Bio Concerns’ Business Conclave in- association with the Bio-design Farm, Bengaluru and The Diplomatic Consular Corps of India. The Pre conclave was conducted for two days 13th and 14th Nov’15 with an aim to set the agenda for the main conclave proposed in March of 2016.
BANK & INDUSTRY
On 30/10/15 - Branch Manager-Vijaya Bank , HSR Layout conducted a Competition on “Vigilance week as per RBI guidelines”.
DEPARTMENT OF MBA ORGANIZED HUMAN CHAIN RALLY
- 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.