We the Department of B.Com. Financial Markets and Financial Markets Association had organized a One Day Inter-collegiate National Symposium on the theme “Recent Trends in Securities Markets” on 26th July, 2019 in which 72 students from SIES College, Yashwantrao College, Western College, Pillai HOC College, KLE College and DVS College of Arts, Commerce & Science participated. The symposium provided an insight of recent developments evolved in securities markets. The symposium was addressed by the following resource persons:
|Session I||Chief Guest & Key Note Speaker||Mr. Manoj Sathe,
Vice – President, National Securities Depository Limited
|Resource Person||Dr. Nikhil Shinde,
Registrar, National Institute of Securities Markets
|Resource Person||Mr. Johnson,
|Session II||Technical session, Resource person||Mr. Raju Madaswamy,
|MOCK STOCK EVENT
First Prize winner – Ms. Prerna –T.Y.BA/F – Pillai college of Arts, Commerce & Science
Second Prize winner – Mr. Girish –F.Y.BFM – Pillai college of Arts, Commerce & Science
After the session, students were also given hand-on experience in online stock trading.
EDP cell organised a Workshop on “How to write a Business Plan” on 24th July, 2019 at 10.00 a.m. in conclave. The Guest Speaker for the session was Mr. Om Takker, Co-founder & Promoter of a Start Up – Oasis Fincorp & Co-founder & Promoter of a Diversified Business Vertical.
The session was attended by a total of 40 Students. The session started with a brief introduction, where in the speaker addressed the audience how had he prepared his Business plan. He emphasized on the topic he included in his business plan to make it more attractive.
The Speaker made the students practically make their business plan and guided them about the do’s and don’ts of writing a business plan. It was an interactive session wherein the students raised doubts and it was cleared by the guest.
On 22nd July 2019, B.Sc. I.T. / B.Sc. C.S. department hosted a Technical Event which focussed on Android Development. The main focus was to introduce android development and give them an idea on how android really works and also how it can be considered as a career option.
The event took place in the computer lab of the college. There were around 50 students present at the event. The event was very intriguing as it was a new and unexplored topic for many of them. The event was led by our alumni Mr. Roshan Singh who graduated in the year 2017-18. A small survey was conducted to see what the students expected to learn from the event. The event was kicked off by Mr. Roshan by briefing the students what to expect from the seminar. It was very interesting to see so many different ideas put forward by the students. Applications like Instagram, Snapchat and many others were all explained in detail and the students had a very good insight on how those applications work by the end of the seminar. The students were also given the opportunity to understand and learn the coding behind these applications.
As the seminar came to an end, the students had a very positive and optimistic response to the event and it was great to witness the event to turn out to be a success. Mr. Roshan Singh was then felicitated by Prof. Sutanuka Ghosh and Prof. Jabeen Masum with a plant sampling pot and the seminar ended with a vote of thanks.
One Day Workshop on “Revised Syllabus of F.Y. B.A.M.M.C. (new nomenclature), Semester-1”
Date: Saturday, 20th July, 2019
Venue: Conclave, 3rd Floor
On 20th July 2019, Bachelor Of Mass Media (B.M.M.) Revision Workshop was held in the Conclave of Pillai College.
This session was Conducted to discuss the Revised Syllabus of First year Students (Semester 1) in Association with the Board of Studies, B.M.M. Department, University of Mumbai. The session was Graced with the Presence of Dr. Sunder Rajdeep, Chairperson of Board of Studies (B.M.M. Department). Other Resource Person also Attended the Session who were the Syllabus Setter of the Revised Subject. They Discussed the Syllabus and Methods of Teaching and giving Assignment. The Session Provided Prominent Knowledge about the New Changes in the Department of Mass Media. It also Highlighted that the Bachelor of Mass Media will now be called as Bachelor in Arts in Multimedia and Mass Communication as per the New Nomenclature.
N.S.S. Unit in association with Tata Hospital organized Stem Cell Transplant awareness drive on 16th July, 2019. Classwise awareness was given by Dr. Praveen from Tata hospital. Students were oriented about Stem Cell Donor Registration.
On 17th July, 2019 the unit in association with the Marrow Donor Registry India (MDRI) organized Stem Cell depository registration drive in the College campus. Stem donor registrations were done which included teaching and non-teaching and students from Pillai College Arts, Commerce and Science.
Department of B.Com. Financial Markets organized a One Day Study Tour to National Institute of Securities Markets, Vashi on 15th July, 2019 for S.Y.B.Com. financial markets students. 25 students participated along with the teaching faculty Mrs. Prajakta Bapat where NiSM had organized a Workshop on Building Careers in Capital Markets. The students were guided about the career options available in capital markets and they also provided demo live market session where the students had hands-on experience of trading in the stock market.
“Greater the start, mind-blowing is the end!”, as we all know this, the first event of biotechnology department made this come true! The first and the very most stupendous event “FREESTYLE DANCE” held by the Biotechnology association of Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science stood as the kick-start for the academic year 2019-20. The event was organized on 13th July, 2019 from 9.00 a.m. onwards in the Auditorium of Pillai College of Arts, Commerce and Science. The Teacher In-charge of Biotechnology Association, Ms. Meenakshi Johri conveyed the purpose of the Association to the fresher’s and requested them to participate in the forthcoming events with enthusiasm. She also introduced the student In-charges from all the classes who would be handling the events of the Biotechnology Association. The guest of honour and the judge for the event was Mr. Sanket Pawar a dance teacher and a choreographer. Having trained by Shamak Dawar’s Institute of Dance, he has choreographed for few films and has his own dance academy in Vichumbe, Panvel. Total 12 groups participated for the competition and showcased their talent Crowd was cheered with absolute energy and craze as the students graced the floor. Moments wrapped in those 120 minutes now became a lifetime token of memory for all the students, teachers and staff members. Being amazed by back to back enthralling performances, the judge guide lined about dancing and advised everyone about the things to be kept in mind during dance performance. Having distributed the prizes and capturing smiles in photographs, this memorable event came to an end.
|Position||Name of the students||Class|
|First||Prajakta Pawar, Nikita Tandel, Bhagyashree Hiremat, Vaishnavi Shinde, Dnyaneshwari Shunde||T.Y. B.Sc.|
|Shruti Shetty, Soumya Nair, Aditi K, Prachi Sarag, Lavanya Prachetti||S.Y. B.Sc.|
|Second||Prakhanti Raju, Nidhi Sharma||S.Y. B.Sc.|
|Vaishnavi Murugan, Sneha Mohan, Devika Nair||S.Y. B.Sc.|
Anti tobacco awareness was organized on 11th July, 2019 to sensitize students on the harmful and deadly effects of tobacco use and passive smoke exposure and to discourage the use of tobacco in any form. Video presentation was given to the students. Approximately 850 students were benefitted from the awareness programme. A mass pledge by the students was also undertaken class wise.
Research Development Cell (RDC) Student’s Wing conducted first orientation program for the student participants of Avishkar 2019–20 on 6th July, 2019 in the Conclave.
Dr. Seema Somani, RDC Teacher in charge, invited PCASC Alumni Kundan Das, who got selected for state level in Avishkar 2018-19. She gave students a detailed presentation of what is Avishkar, she briefed the rules for this competition and how the rounds will be conducted. She further explained how students will be categories depending on their streams and how they can seek help in their research from teachers guiding them in Avishkar. Overall, it happened to be 30 mins presentation. Interestingly Seema Ma’am has been a judge for all the three rounds. Alumni Kundan Das shared his experience and gave a lot of helpful tips to the participants who were present in conclave.
- Dr. Gajanan Wader
- Dr. Seema Somani
- Dr. Rinkoo Shantnu
- To promote research culture among faculty members.
- To encourage faculty for publishing research papers in reputed journals.
- To inculcate research attitude among students.
Department of B.Com. Financial Markets organized a One Day Study Tour to National Institute of Securities Markets, Patalgana on 5th July, 2019 for T.Y.B.Com. Financial Markets students where 31 students participated along with the faculty Mrs. Jennie Prajith where NiSM had organized a ‘Workshop on Building Careers in Capital Markets’. The students were guided about the career options available in capital markets. They also provided demo live market session where the students had hands-on experience of trading in the stock market.