Intra collegiate Fest 2022 - Samruddhi
Date: 15 to 20 October 2022
The Department of Professional Accounting and Finance organised Samruddhi- 2022, an annual Intra-departmental fest. It seeks to help the students to achieve the highest level of professional competence and excellence by creating a platform to portray their skills through various events that help them to excel in a corporate environment. Samruddhi 2022 was conducted from 15th October to 20th October 2022. The theme for the fest was “Beyond All Limits – Unleashing the Indian Unicorns” inspired by the recent rise of Unicorns in India. The fest intended to inspire our students to put out their highly desirable and unique corporate talents to paint a picture of how they should deal with the corporate world. Each of the events in this fest were planned with an objective to unleash our students' creativity, build their problem-solving skills and empower their decision-making ability. The events planned include Best CEO, Corporate Relations, Crisis Management, Best Entrepreneur, Innovation and People Management, Élenchos, Best CFO, Portfolio Manager and Business Quiz. Each of these events is planned to give the participants an opportunity to be exposed to the corporate world scenarios and equip one with the ability to cope up with challenges in the professional realm. The preliminary rounds comprised of minimum of 4 rounds in each event. The inaugural session for Samruddhi 2022 was held on 20th October 2022. Ms. Kshema Shetty, Key Account Manager - Wholesale Business Pan India at Mondelez India, Foods Private Limited was the Chief Guest on the occasion. The Valedictory Ceremony was held at 3:30 pm ,Fr. Joshy Mathew, Head Department of English addressed the gathering and congratulated the students on their initiatives and active involvement. The winners were felicitated during the valedictory ceremony and the event was a grand success.
Uthan’22 - Fest Virtual Inter-Collegiate Commerce Fest
Date: 16th & 17th March 2022
Uthan’22 is the Annual Inter-collegiate commerce fest organized by the Department of Professional Accounting and Finance, Kristu Jayanti College. The fest was organized for two days -16 and 17th of March, 2022. The theme for the fest was “ All the world’s a stage”, a line from Shakespeare play “As you like it”, a tribute to the world of Entertainment that have morphed amidst the challenges of Covid-19 and continued to entertain us during the global shut down, turning into a Rs 1.38 Trillion industry.
The fest had four events:
1) Leadership and Business Management/ Games of Agraga- this event delves deep into the world of Leadership and Management. It tests the participants’ ability to handle various leadership and Public relations challenges. The word Agraga means Leadership in Sanskrit.
2) Innovation and People Management/ Divergent - this event deals with the various challenges faced by a Human Resource manager and Marketing Manager. Effective Marketing and Efficient Human Resources are integral pillars of an organization that are needed for its long term sustainability.
3) Finance and Portfolio Management / Billionaire’s club - Finance is a lifeblood of any organization. This event tests the participants’ ability to raise and manage funds amidst various risks.
4) Entrepreneurial Development Programme / Encanto - Entrepreneur’s are the new stars in town. The event tested the various skills of the participants from starting a firm to making it a Unicorn.
The participants were required to register as a contingent of 4 individuals, Throughout the fest, the participants were put to test in their ability to manage various crisis situations, similar to the VUCA world that we live in. The inaugural ceremony of the virtual inter-collegiate commerce fest-Uthan’22 was held through zoom meeting on 16th march 2022 at 9:30 am. The program started with the invocation song by the college choir. Ms.Theertha Manoj, the commerce club secretary was the M.C. for the inaugural ceremony of the commerce fest Uthan’22. The Guest of Honor for the event was Mr Michael Wargner- Vice President- Miles Education. Dr. Annie Stephen Co-ordinator Department of Professional Accounting and Finance welcomed the Chief Guest. Mr. Michael Wagnar shared an inspirational story as he gave the opening speech. Around 17 teams from colleges in India participated in the fest. The valedictory function was conducted on 17th March, 2022, through zoom at 4:00 p.m. Fr. Deepu Joy Parayil and Dr. Annie Stephen were the dignitaries present.The runners-up for the event were Team Nemo of Christ University, Lavasa and team Penelope of Presidency College, Bengaluru bagged the first prize.
The fest marked the beginning of a new era of competition with the collaboration of all the teaching fraternity and student co-ordinators.
The Department of Professional Accounting and Finance organised Samruddhi- 2021, an annual intra-departmental fest. It seeks to help the students to achieve the highest level of professional competence and excellence by creating a platform to portray their skills through various events that help them to excel in a corporate environment.
Samruddhi 2021 was conducted from 7th October to 22nd October 2021. The theme for the fest is “Ignited Minds - A Vision for New India” inspired by the work of late President of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. Dr A.P.J Kalam who was also known as Missile Man of India drew a parallel of how an ignition took a rocket to higher levels, he believed that an ignited mind of a youth would help to unleash the power within themselves and take India to a whole new level of development. The word Samruddhi is borrowed from Sanskrit, meaning Excellence and Prosperity. The event is intended to ignite the mind of our students so that they can take India to a greater level of prosperity or “ Samruddhi”. Each of the events in this fest were planned with an objective to unleash our students' creativity, build their problem solving skills and empower their decision making ability. The skills acquired would enable them to lead India into “light and prosperity” in tune with Jayantian moto. The events planned include Best CEO, Corporate Relations, Corporate Strategist, Best Entrepreneur, Innovation and People Management, Élenchos, Best CFO, Portfolio Manager and Business Quiz. Each of these events is planned to give the participants an opportunity to be exposed to the corporate world and to sharpen their professional skills.
The participants of the fest were 1st year and 2nd-year BCom students.. The preliminary rounds commenced from 7th October 2021 to 13th October. The preliminary rounds were mostly conducted online via zoom. There were at least 4 preliminary rounds in each event. The inaugural session for Samruddhi 2021 was held on 22nd October 2021. Mr Pradeep John, C.A., C.S., L.L.B. was the Chief Guest on the occasion. The Valedictory Ceremony was held at 3:30 pm on 22nd October 2021 and Fr Emmanuel, Director- Kristu Jayanti College of Law, addressed the gathering. The winners were felicitated during the valedictory ceremony. Overall, the event was a grand success.