The Placement Cell conducted a Visit to Barclays office on Friday, 10th August, 2018. It was organised for the third year students of Information Technology and Computer Science department.
The students visited the Barclays office in order to be trained for Placements. Pick up and drop facility was provided to them by the bank. Where, they reached their office by 10:00 a.m. and were back by 6:00 p.m. There were an approximate of 15 students. The main motto of the visit was to get knowledge of how to face Interviews and Group Discussions.
Barclays PLC is a British multinational Investment Bank and Financial Services Company. It has its headquarters in London. Apart from Investment Banking, Barclay has many more businesses such as Corporate Banking, Wealth Management, Personal Banking and Investment Management.
Students posing for a photo at Barclays
S.Y. and T.Y. B.M.M. students visited ISDI, Design and Media Institute, Lower Parel on 4th December, 2017 as a part of Industry Visit. The students engaged in some of the finest learning workshops ranging from ad agency, start up, how to be an ideal media analyst and creativity in performing jobs by great minds of the industry.
The sessions were conducted by the media personnel which gave an insight to the students about the actual working of media.
Post sessions the students took a campus tour to ISDI and noticed the upgraded technology used to teach softwares and animations.
Interaction with the experts was truly enriching for the students.
A group of 45 students of F.Y., S.Y., T.Y.B.Com. with Dr. Rinkoo Shantnu and Dr. Aarti Sukheja visited ‘Parle G’ Factory at Khopoli on 6th October, 2017. The visit acquainted the students with the production and marketing process of preparing biscuits and other items of the said factory. Brief demonstration of different processes was given such as mixing all the ingredients, adding glucose, flavour and packing them into wrappers and storing in cartons. It was an informative and enjoyable visit.
T.Y. B.M.M. students along with B.M.M. Co-ordinator – Ms. Alpana Sharma visited Bhandardhara, Raigad district on 28th and 29th July, 2017 to shoot a travel advertising campaign based on the theme – Nature as a part of their subject.
The trip focussed on capturing the beauty of the place in all possible ways.
Students of S.Y. B.M.M. along with Ms. Alpana Sharma – B.M.M. Co-ordinator had been to Harihareshwar, Maharashtra for one day trip in order to shoot a travel documentary. This trip gave students hands on experience for on site shoot, camera handling, narrative skills, technical know how and a space to explore one self.
It was a wonderful and one of its kind experimentation which helped the students to taste the life of a travel journalist.
The F.Y. B.M.M. students were taken on an Industrial Visit to Pune, on the 2nd and 3rd July, 2017. The students first visited the Film and Television institute in Pune. They were enlightened on the technical aspects and the working of the equipments. On the next day, students were taken to the Kesari (Marathi Newspaper) office and Museum. At the Museum, students were allowed to have a look at the things used by Bal Gangadhar Tilak. Then at the Kesari office, they were explained and also shown the manufacturing of the Newspaper. Then the journey continued and also ended with students visit to The Shaniwarwada fort and the view of the hills at Lonavala.
Students of T.Y. B.M.M. and S.Y. B.M.M. had been to All India Radio (AIR) studio as a part of their educational visit on 15th and 16th June, 2017 in good numbers. They were enlightened about various skills required to become a Radio Jockey along with the visit to technical set up of the studio. Students got the chance to interact and clear their queries with RJs, technical staff and also had an enlightening session with Mr. Anand- Senior announcer at AIR. Sir addressed the students and explained about the pitch, tone, voice and ethics of being a media person.
It was an enriching session and the visit was an eye opener for many of the students.