College Events

OUR COLLEGE EVENTS

INVESTITURE CEREMONY 25th July – 2017

“Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality”- Warren Bennis

The Investiture ceremony of AM.Jain College shift-II for the academic year 2017-18 was held with great pomp and dignity in a special ceremony at Gyan Bhavan on -----. The event was presided

over by Dr. G.K.Francis, Dean Shift-II. The Chief Guest for the Investiture ceremony was Dr. Radhakrishnan IPS Director General of Police, Civil Supplies CID, Tamil Nadu. The function was

attended by Associate Secretary Shri. Shanthimull Nahar, and Principal DR. R. Rajendiren. The investiture ceremony signifies the reliance and confidence that the college consigns in the newly

invested office bearers. Donning the mantle of accountability, they also pledge to bestow their duties to the best of their abilities. They were conferred with badges and sashes by Honorable Chief

Guest Dr. Radhakrishnan. The Students Welfare Council took the pledge to hold the college motto of loyalty. The chief guest congratulated them and admonished them to be impartial and honest

 

in discharging their duties.

 

ELECTION FOR STUDENTS WELFARE COUNCIL 13th July (2017-18)

Election to the Students Welfare Council of A.M.Jain College Shift-II was conducted on 13th July 2017. Dr. Muthuselvan elaborated the election procedure and wished the candidates.

Prof Padmavathi briefed the rules pertaining the election. This was followed by student’s council election in a democratic manner. Mr. J.Saravanan of III B.A TTM were declared elected as the

Chairman and S.Hema of B.com (G) as the Girls Chairperson R.Akash Aravinth of II B.A. TTM as the Secretary and R. Nivetha as secretary for girls and S.Ananthu and R.Varsha as

 

Asst Secretaries respectively.

 

ORIENTATION PROGRAM 27th June & 4th July 2017

Agurchand Manmull Jain College Shift-II organized an Orientation programme for freshers, on 27th June 2017 for the Arts and Commerce Stream, and 4th July 2017 for the Science

Stream. The orientation speech was delivered by Dr G.K.Francis, Dean, Shift-II. He stressed on the role of parents in the success of their wards and advised the students as to how they can utilize

the available time to excel in their chosen streams of degree. He gave a brief orientation about A.M.Jain College. In his address to the students, he said compassion and communication are the

two important factors to excel in any field. Dr. Ananthanarayanan, Advisor Shift-II briefed the students about the rules and regulations of the college and requested the students to understand and

 

abide by the institutional rules and norms.

 

FOUNDERS DAY Celebration 4th September 2017

The 115th Birthday of Padma Shri Mohanmullji Chordia was celebrated as the Founders day. It was celebrated with great reverence at A.M.Jain College on 4th September 2017 in

Bhagwan Mahaveer Gyan Bhavan. The chief guest was Thiru Mohan Parasaran, senior Advocate and former Solicitor General of India. The other dignitaries who decorated the

function was Shri Sardarmull Chordia, Secretary, Shri Shanthimull Nahar Associate Secretary, Dr. R. Rajendran, Principal, Dr. G. K. Francis Dean Shift-II, Mr. Savari Raj

 

Principal ITI, Ms. Malini Jain, Principal A.M Jain School, the Committee members of SS Jain Educational Society, respective family members of the Chief donor participated in the function.

 

WORKSHOP

The Smart girl workshop - Batch Il has been conducted on 13th and 14th of September for III year B.Com (G), BBA, TTM students.Around 30 girls have participated. They really felt that this

workshop is very important and useful for their life and they gave wonderful feedback. A Workshop on “SMART GIRL” has been held on 6th & 7th of September 2017 in Seminar Hall.Around 40

 

students have participated from 3rd year B.Sc computer science, BCA, B.Sc Software Applications and B.Sc Maths with CA Workshop Conducted by Mrs. V. Belsini Gladshiya Shift-II – Trainer-SMART GIRL

 

SHIFT-I DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS REPORT

“CONSUMER AWARENESS AND MARKET IMPERFECTIONS”

 

The Economics department of A.M.Jain College Shift- I organised a lecture titled ‘Consumerism and Market Imperfections’ on 22nd September 2017 with the kind support of Principal and Management. The programme was attended by Professors from various departments as well as students from Economics and Commerce Department. The resource person (Chief Guest) of the seminar was Dr. C. Selvam , Assistant professor. Department of Commerce, A.M. Jain College. Compering for the function was done by Mr. A. Venkat, Asst. Professor of Economics Dept.The principal Dr. R. Rajendiran was unable to attend the function due to his official commitments. The HOD of Economics Dept., Prof. A. R. Ramakrishna Rao, after explaining the purpose behind the lecture, introduced the Chief Guest to the audience. Prof. Pasupathy, the senior Professor of the Economics Department felicitated the Chief Guest with the shawl.The chief Guest had given an excellent and elaborative speech on the topic. He has started the lecture with a 3-tier classification of the consumers’ problems - state, national and international level. He proceeded further with emphasis on Indian consumers as also historical evolution of the consumer laws, again in the Indian context. The speaker had done justice to the topic by linking theory with practice. His second part of the speech was studded with case laws. Altogether his speech had much clarity and will definitely be useful to the students and as such it can be concluded that the requisites of the target audience is met. Finally on behalf of Economics Department, Dr. J. S. Sindhu., Asst. Professor, proposed vote of thanks. The feedback from those who attended the lecture was positive and beneficial.

 

 

XIV WORLD TOURISM DAY EXHIBITION

The Department of Tourism and Travel Management has been celebrating World Tourism Day for more than a decade. This is the fourteenth World Tourism Day celebrated from 25th to 27th September 2017. The Theme for the year 2017 is “Sustainable Tourism – A tool for Development”

The event started on 25th September with lighting of Kuthu Vizhaku, followed by inaugurating the World Tourism Day Exhibition by Mr. S. Sriram, Regional Manager – South, Yatra Online Pvt. Ltd in the library block at 3 PM. The exhibition encompasses models based on various tourism concepts and attractions by the students of BA Tourism and Travel Management. The students inculcated all their skills towards conveying major issues of current scenario including Deforestation, Desert Tourism and Rural Tourism. There were also various international attractions including, Eiffel Tower, Egyptian Pyramid and Statue of Liberty.

Tthe Welcome Address and the Introduction of the chief guest was done by Mr. Aakash Aravinth. R,II BA Tourism and Travel Management at 3.15 PM in the seminar Hall. The chief guest was honoured with a Shawl, Memento and garland by the Dean, Dr. G.K. Francis. The Department Activities Report for the year 2016 – 2017 was presented by Ms. Somrin Washinao, Asst. Professor, Dept of Tourism and Travel Management. This was followed by Tourism Day Report by Dr. V. Anu Rangjani, Asst. Professor, Dept of Tourism and Travel Management. Next to that was a speech on tourism day theme ‘Sustainable Tourism’ by Mr. Vishnu, a student of III BA Tourism and Travel Management. The session continued with a Special Address by the Dean, Dr. G.K. Francis who highlighted on value of tourism course and its further scope. This was followed by the keynote Address by Mr. S. Sriram, Regional Manager – South, Yatra Online Pvt. Ltd who emphasized on various nuances of travel industry. He spoke about the technicalities involved in the industry and the ways in which it keeps functioning. The day ended with Vote of Thanks by Mr. Rishav Kumar Jain, a student of I BA Tourism and Travel Management.

25.09.2017 –Chief Guest Mr. S. Sriram, Regional Manager – South, Yatra Online Pvt. Ltd with Dean, Dr. G.K. Francis and the Dept. Coordinator, Dr. Isravel Prabakaran

The day, 26th September started with Paper Presentation by the students of BA Tourism and Travel Management during the morning session in the seminar hall at 11 AM. The master of the ceremony was done by Mr. Murali Ramakrishnan, III BA Tourism and Travel Management. The duration of each presentation lasted for minimum of seven minutes. The students used power point presentations for a more effective delivery of content. The topics include, Basic Components of Tourism, India and its Physical Features, Medical Tourism, World Heritage Sites in Tamil Nadu, Paintings of India and various other diversified topics. The session was presided by Prof.Anantha Rajan, Department of B.Com Corporate Secretaryship who gave remarks to the students on their performance. He provided them with basic inputs of how to further enhance their presentation skills.

The post noon session Welcome Address and Introduction of the Chief guest was given by Ms. Ms. Pavithra, II BA Tourism and Travel Management at the Seminar hall at 3 PM. The session was presided by the Principal, Dr. Rajendran who expressed his appreciation towards the Department of Tourism and its excellence in all the past endeavors. He honored the Chief Guest of the day, Mr. Jagadish, T. Regional Manager – South Bharat Deko – Cox and Kings Ltd with Memento and Shawl. This was followed by Special Address by the chief guest Mr. Jagadish, T. who created an awakening on various job prospects in tourism industry. The vote of Thanks for the day was delivered by Mrs. Arulmozhi, III BA Tourism and Travel Management.

 

 

 தமிழ்த்துறை - கருத்தரங்கம்

அகர்சந்த் மான்மல் ஜெயின் கல்லூரியின் (சுழல் – II) தமிழ்த்துறை – வளர்தமிழ் மன்றம் நடத்திய “காலந்தோறும் தமிழ் இலக்கியங்கள்” எனும் தலைப்பிலான ஆய்வுக்கருத்தரங்கின் நிறைவு விழா கல்லூரியின் கருத்தரங்க அறையில் 05.10.2017 அன்று மாலை 5.00 மணியளவில் கல்லூரியின் எலக்ட்ரானிக் மீடியாத்துறை முதலாம் ஆண்டு மாணவி செல்வி இரா. நிஷா அவர்களின் வரவேற்புரையோடு தொடங்கியது. புலத்தலைவர் அவர்களும் ஆலோசகர் அவர்களும் குத்துவிளக்கேற்றினர். தமிழ்த்துறை உதவிப்பேராசிரியர் முனைவர் ம. தாமரைச்செல்வி அவர்கள் நான்கு நாள்கள் (26.9.17; 3.10.17; 4.10.17; 5.10.17) நடந்த கருத்தரங்க நிகழ்வை அறிக்கையாக வாசித்தார். கல்லூரியின் ஆலோசகர் டாக்டர் எம். அனந்த நாராயணன் அவர்கள் வாழ்த்துரை வழங்கினார். கல்லூரியின் புலத்தலைவர் டாக்டர் ஜி.கே. பிரான்சிஸ் அவர்கள் இவ்விழாவிற்குத் தலைமையேற்று வாழ்த்தினார். பின்னர் நான்கு நாள்கள் நடந்த கருத்தரங்கில் தெரிவு செய்யப்பட்ட மாணவர்களுக்கு நான்கு பரிசுகளும் மற்றவர்களுக்குச் சான்றிதழ்களும் வழங்கப்பட்டன. மேலும் துறைப் பேராசிரியர்களுக்கும் சான்றிதழ்கள் வழங்கப்பட்டன. கல்லூரியின் கணினித்துறை இரண்டாம் ஆண்டு மாணவன் செல்வன் மு. இம்மானுவேல் அவர்கள் விழா நிகழ்ச்சிகளைத் தொகுத்து வழங்க, தமிழ்த்துறை ஒருங்கிணைப்பாளர் முனைவர் ஏ. கோதண்டராமன் அவர்களின் நன்றியுரையோடு மாலை 5.45 மணியளவில் இவ்விழா இனிதே நிறைவுற்றது.

 

REPORT ON BLOOD DONATION AT A.M.JAIN COLLEGE ON 11.10.2017

A Blood donation camp was organized and conducted by the Department of NCC of A.M.Jain College campus with the able expertise from the departmental of Blood transfusion of the Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R.

Medical University. The College principal Dr. R. Rajendiran and the NCC Official from Indian Army Sri. P. V. Rao inaugurated the camp and congratulated the college NCC units for taking up this onerous task

of collecting 98 units of blood from the volunteering Staff, NCC Cadets and the student donors of A.M.Jain college for the Needy patients more particularly at the Government based Hospitals. and also

published in Rajasthan Pathrika Newspaper.

 

 

 REPORT ON ANTI-CRACKERS AWARENESS BY STUDENTS OF A.M.JAIN COLLEGE ON 13.10.2017

From the Meenambakkam based A.M.Jain college, a 4km long Rally on “Anti-Crackers Awareness” was conducted in its adjoining areas and on the G.S.T Road by the 400 odd Students and Staff of A.M.Jain College displaying the Banners, placards; raising slogans and distributing the Pamphlets to the public.

Earlier the pamphlets were distributed in each class wherein the willing students after understanding the need to saying `NO` to Crackers undertook pledge in writing. The Principal Dr. R. Rajendiran, Staff, Willing students including NCC cadets and NSS Volunteers formed a human chain in the campus and all together undertook the pledge on not bursting the crackers throughout their life. The Principal flagged off the Rally.

 

CELEBRATION OF “JOY OF THE WEEK” & DIWALI (14TH OCTOBER, 2017)

Every celebration is all about giving or sharing. This is what A.M. Jain College did on Saturday 14th October as part of its “Joy of the Week” and Diwali Celebrations. The Students Development Council of Shift-I and the Students Welfare Council of Shift-II together organized the program to celebrate the Festival of Lights with over 50 children from Vallalar Kappagam, Gnanavoli Charitable Trust, Chennai and the house keeping staff of A. M. Jain College. The event began at 3 p.m, the children absolutely loved when they saw the play ground. They had different competitions like the Jump ring, hurdles, knock’emdown, and ring toss. The house keeping staff, gardeners, and security personnel’s enjoyed the “Joy of the Week” by dancing, singing, musical chair, stumping and various other activities. Thanks for the generous financial contribution support from the Management, Principal, Dean, Advisor, Chief Manager, teaching, non teaching Staff and Students. As a token of benevolence the college provided provisions for the kappagam for the next fifteen days. The children of Vallalar Kappagam were gifted with new clothes, bags, wrist watches, footwear. The House Keeping staff of A.M. Jain College was enlightened with the special diwali gift. Together they feasted on a lavish dinner in the college campus. This was amongst one of those moments that we can never describe. It was memorable, meaningful and a redeeming evening for all present. The eyes and the smiles of children will linger in our heart for all times to come. All students felt entrenched with the joy of giving and thus we express our deep sense of gratitude to the Management of the college for arranging this “Joy of the Week” by expressing our feelings towards humanity. All of us are so lost in this fanciful world of opulence that we hardly seem to notice the other half of deprivation. We have all the luxuries, yet we always crave for more and more. When we saw these underprivileged children we realized how fortunate we really are.

 

The quote to remember so aptly comes from Mother Teresa herself – “Love until it hurts”..

 

 

"ENTREPRENEURSHIP DEVELOPMENT"

 

Power Seminar Titled "Entrepreneurship Development" was organized by Training & Placement Cell in collaboration with ICT Academy on 15.12.2017 (Friday)

Chief Guest : Mr. Dharaneetharan.G.D. of Social Eagle.

                    Mr. Makesh of Crayon'd 

                    Mr. Adithya Raju of kolapasi were the seminar speakers

Events was organized by Training and Placement cell for the students with passion towards entrepreneurship. Seminar was inspirational to the SEED student members of the college, who had already started with their entrepreneurial ventures. Students from all departments were benefited from the seminar.  

 

     

 

    

 

YUVA SANGAMAM -2017

(22nd and 23 December 2017)

 

                                The event was diligently organized. There was a soul to it. A soul that was vibrant, contagious and exuberant. The college Principal, Dr. R. Rajendiran and the Advisor Shift - II Dr. M. Ananthanarayanan presided over the cultural extravanganza "YUVA SANGAMAM - 2017". The two-day fest was attended by more than 1500 students from all the departments, who participated in more than 14 different contests and competitions. the highlights were events like the Adzap, miming, drama in Tamil, Instrumental music, Dub smash and short film. The principal delivered a valuable speech. In his speech he gave much importance to the need for arranging such programmes. He encouraged the students for their laudable performance. the Advisor in his remark congratulated the students for bringing name and fame for the Institute and also the members of the Management, Principal, Teaching & Non-Teaching staff members and the students for the laudable efforts in organizing this two day mega events. He expressed hopes of achieving many more such laurels to the Institute in the future. "The competitions helped foster friendly relations between students of different branches and interests," remarked a faculty member. "It was great to see their tremendous response: faculty members also participated in the celebrations."    

 

A.M.JAIN COLLEGE (SHIFT-II)

42nd GRADUATION DAY – 6TH JANUARY 2018

(COMMERCE)

                  Agurchand Manmull Jain College organized its graduation ceremony in Mahaveer Gyan Bhavan at the college premises on 6th January for the commerce stream. Graduates who passed during the academic year 2015 -16 received their graduation certificates. Dr. E.Sundramoorthi, former Vice – Chancellor of Tamil University, Tanjore was the chief guest for the occasion. The convocation started with academic procession at 3 pm headed by the Principal Dr. R. Rajendiren followed by the Dean Dr. G. K. Francis, Secretary Shri. Sardarmal Chordia, Associate Secretary Shri. Shanthimull Nahar , Coordinators of different disciplines and the Chief guest Dr. E.Sundramoorthi. The Convocation Ceremony was formally opened by the Secretary of the college, Shri. Sardarmal Chordia. The Dean Dr. G. K. Francis gave the formal welcome address and highlighted the academic achievements of the college during the academic year 2016-17. The chief guest was honored with the shawl and memento. The chief guest in his graduation day address congratulated the graduates and told some success factors. He advised them to value the experience and lead a quality life with patience, desire, determination and focus towards success. His advice included that the youngsters are the strength of the Nation and improve themselves with the best quality of leadership. He also reminded the graduates that they should never forget the people who were behind their success and sacrificed for their well-being which includes their parents and teachers.

 

 The Coordinators’ presented the graduands to get their Graduation degrees and the Chief Guest thereupon gave the degrees to 322 students from B.Com General, B.Com Accounting and Finance, B.Com C.A, B.Com Corporate Secretaryship, B.Com Information and Systems Management and B.com Honors. After that the Oath taking of the degree recipients was conducted by the Dean Dr. G.K Francis. The graduation ceremony ended with the playing of the National Anthem. The Academic Procession moved back in the reverse order.   

 

A.M.JAIN COLLEGE (SHIFT-II)

PONGAL CELEBRATION-2018

 

                                                  Pongal is a traditional Indian Harvest Festival that charms with its colorful intimations of an age gone by. It is the festival of freedom, peace, unity and compassion. A.M.Jain College Shift-II celebrated Pongal with much pomp and enthusiasm on 8th January. Associate Secretary Shri Shanthimull Nahar inaugurated the celebrations. The Students of all the departments assembled at the ground and prepared pongal in a ne earthenpots. Dr. R. Rajendiran, Principal addressed the gathering and expressed his thoughts about the meaning and purpose of Pongal. The teaching and non-teaching staffs joined the celebrations along with the students who had made arrangements to cook a delicious, aromatic and sweet Pongal dish in a traditional way. Dr. A. Ananthanarayanan Advisor Shift-II spread his words of wishes. There were variety entertainments like Silambattam, Thapattam, Floral decorum, Tamil Debate, Tamil Oratorical, group dance and Rangoli and many students participated with complete involvement. SATYAM T.V a renowned Television media joined in this celebration for a noble cause for the coverage of the variety programmes. The Celebration came to an end with the proposal of vote of thanks by the Principal. Dr. R. Rajendiran. the day was concluded with heart filled memories and joy of sharing.

 

A.M.JAIN COLLEGE (SHIFT-II)

42nd GRADUATION DAY – 11TH JANUARY 2018

(Arts & Science)                 

                  Agurchand Manmull Jain College organized its graduation ceremony in Mahaveer Gyan Bhavan at the college premises on 11th January for the Arts and Science stream. Graduates who passed during the academic year 2015 -16 received their graduation certificates. Dr. Vallalar, IAS. Director, Directorate of Minorities Welfare Board, Chennai was the chief guest for the occasion. The convocation started with academic procession at 3 pm headed by the Principal Dr. R. Rajendiren followed by the Dean Dr. G.K Francis, Secretary Shri. Sardarmal Chordia, Associate Secretary Shri. Shanthimull Nahar , Coordinators of different disciplines and the Chief guest Dr. Vallalar. The Convocation Ceremony was formally opened by the secretary Shri. Sardarmal Chordia. Dr. G.K.Francis dean shift-II gave the formal welcome address and highlighted the academic achievements of the college during the academic year 2016-17. The chief guest was honored with the memento. The chief guest in his graduation day address congratulated the graduands he reminded that convocation is the day of culmination of their studies but it marks the beginning of the real challenges ahead in their lives. He applauded the mission of the college and stated that it has to be the goal of all educational institutions to achieve excellence. He also reminded students the importance of developing a professional culture in respective arenas and told that “actions speak louder than words”. He insisted the students to be innovative and productive in their field of expertise. He also suggested that the encouragement given by the faculty, parents and friends play a crucial role in sculpting successful professionals.

 

The Coordinators’ presented the graduands to get their Graduation degrees and the Chief Guest thereupon gave the degrees to 265 students from B.C.A,  B.S.c Computer Science, B.S,c Software Application, B.S.c Maths with CA, B.S.c Visual Communication, B.A Tourism and Travel Management, B.B.A and M.Sc. After that the Oath taking of the degree Recipients was conducted by the Dean Dr. G.K Francis. The graduation ceremony ended with the playing of the National Anthem. The Academic Procession moved back in the reverse order.    

 

SMART GIRL WORKSHOP

Smart girl workshop has been held on 23.01.2018, 24.01.2018  and 01.02.2018 and 02.02.2018. The First Year and Second Year students of B.Com, B.B.A, B.A. TTM students have participated. They really felt that this workshop is very important and useful for their life and they gave wonderful feedback.

  

     

 

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CONVOCATION - SHIFT I

REPORT

The 62nd Graduation day was held on 27.01.2018.

Prof. Dr. k. Murugan, vice chancellor, Thiruvallur University is the chief guest, awarded the degrees to the students and delivered the convocation address.

About 360 students got the degrees from the chief guest.

The secretary Shri. Sardarmall Chordia, associate secretary Shri. Shanthimull Nahar, Principal Dr. R. Rajendiran, heads of the various departments, council members and staffs attended the function.

The function was very well organized by the Student’s development council, with the full support of all the teaching & non - teaching members.

 

The programme was very excellent.

 

SHIFT - I

DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

 EVENT : Screening of Girish Karnad`s Play 'Wedding Album'  - a prescribed play for I B.A English in the paper " Regional Indian Literature in Translation". organized by Department of English on 10.02.2018 in Parasmal Chordia Seminar Hall.

This Video is prepared by Aarshi, the Dramatics Club of IISER - Kolkata. This play is a hilarious and moving spectacle that is deeply revelatory about the India that we live in today. The Central characters portray the modern middle - class, Indian Family. It explores the traditional Indian wedding in a globalized, technologically advanced India. 

This Play was originally written in Kannada language and Karnad himself translated it into English.

About the Playwright : Girish Karnad is a acclaimed Indian playwright, actor film director and writer. He has been composing award winning plays and films for over five decades. He has received film fare awards four times. ( 3 for Direction and 1 for Script Writing) .He has also been honoured with the Padma Shri and Padma Bhusan Awards.

 

  

 

Report of the
‘PERIODICAL LECTURE PROGRAMME 2017-18’
8th February 2018

Organized by the
Department of Philosophy

  

The Department of Philosophy organized a Periodical Lecture Programme, sponsored by Indian Council of Philosophical Research (ICPR) New Delhi. The Department feels proud that ICPR has sanctioned the Lecture Programme for the fourth consecutive year. The Department takes this opportunity to register its gratitude to ICPR for recognizing the Department in all India level. The programme was held on 8th February 2018 at the Seminar Hall, A.M .Jain College. The lecture programme brought together more than hundred and eighty students of Philosophy and faculty from A.M Jain College and students of the Department of Philosophy, Pachaiyappa's College, Chennai.

This year the Department has invited three speakers for the ICPR lecture series.  Dr. R. Murali, Former Principal and Head, Department of Philosophy, Madura College, Madurai, Dr. S. Krishnan, Associate Professor and Head, Department of Philosophy, R. K. M. Vivekananda College, Chennai and Dr. B. Umapathi Jain, PGT Hindi, KendriyaVidhyalaya, DGQA, Palavanthangal, Chennai were invited for the lecture programme.

    

The Periodical Lecture programmecommenced by the lighting of lamp. Thereafter the prayer Jain Maha mantra was followed by Tamil Thai Vazhthu. The welcome address was delivered by Dr. S. Manikandan, Assistant professor and Head, Department of Philosophy, A.M Jain College. In his welcome speech he has stressed the need of Philosophy at the present day situation. He has also thanked the management for appointing two new regular staff to the Department. The theme of the lecture series was introduced by Dr. E. M Prasannakumar, Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, A.M Jain College. He has explained the working of the institution of ICPR and the importance of the ICPR lecture series. He has briefly introduced the themes of the lectures. Dr. S. Ananthakrishnan, Associate Professor and Head, Department of History, A.M Jain College has given an elegant introduction of the invited speakers of the lecture programme. Dr. R Rajendiran, Principal, A.M Jain College, Chennai has delivered the presidential address thereafter. After the brief but meaningful presidential address the Principal, in spite of his busy schedule, was kind enough to attend the whole lecture programme.

All the invited speakers were honored with a memento, and shawl. The Principal, Dr. R. Rajendiran was also honored with a shawl. The Department was fortunate to have Dr. S Panneerselvam, former Professor and Head, Department of Philosophy, University of Madras and former National Fellow, ICPR, as part of the august gathering. He was also honored with a shawl.

The first lecture was delivered by Dr. S Dr. S. Krishnan, Associate Professor and Head, Dept. of Philosophy, R. K. M. Vivekananda College, Chennai. He has delivered the lecture on the topic, ‘Environment and Religion’. Through a powerful PowerPoint presentation he has grabbed the attention of the audience. He has started with the environmental degradation and hazards and later on connected the topic with the environmental concerns of world religions. Quoting environmental friendly attitudes of different religions, he has made the point that a good religious person will be a good environmentalist.

The second lecture was delivered by Dr. B. Umapathi Jain, PGT Hindi, Kendriya, Vidhyalaya, DGQA, Palavanthangal, Chennai. His topic was ‘Jainism in the Contemporary World’. Jainism as a way of life is a part of the Department as being a part of A.M Jain college. This lecture has made us realize the bond, the Department has with Jainism. The speaker has gone in depth to the philosophical ideas of PanchaMahaVruthas, Anekandavada and Syadvada. While diving deep in to the depths of theoretical parts of Jainism, the speaker has made it certain that the ideas were conveyed through simple examples and stories.

The third lecture was delivered by Dr. R. Murali, Former Principal and Head, Department of Philosophy, Madura College, Madurai. He has delivered the lecture on ‘Philosophy: Methods and Practice’. The lecture was a thought provoking one and the jovial style of presentation of the speaker was enjoyed by the students and faculty alike. He has stressed on the need of a reorientation in the syllabus and teaching methods in the field of Philosophy. He argued that ‘ethics’ and ‘logic’ oriented syllabus is need rather than a highly ‘metaphysics’ oriented syllabus. He urged the students to start questioning. He proposed, life as a process of continuous action and philosophy as the way to give meaning to this process.

 

 The formal vote of thanks was proposed by Ms.Suhmithra, Assistant Professor, Department of Philosophy, A.M Jain College. The Lecture Programme was compared by Mr. T Rajkumar, final BA Philosophy student of the Department of Philosophy, A M Jain College. At the end of the Lecture Programme refreshment were served to all student participants and all the faculty members.

 

SCIENART ‘18

SCIENCE AND ART PROJECT EXHIBITION 2018

DEPARTMENT OF ELECTRONICS AND COMMUNICATION SCIENCE

REPORT

Technology Enhanced Students Association (TESA) is an entity of the Department of Electronics and Communication Science of A.M.JAIN COLLEGE. The association was proposed with the objective to organize various activities that contributes to the academic and professional development of students along with leadership qualities, teamwork and other essential employability skills. The association conducts events like workshops, career development programmes and talks from eminent persons to bridge the gap between industry and academics.

The Department of Electronics and Communication Science conducted its annual Academic Project Exhibition under the Institutional banner of SCIENART-2018 on 20 FEB.2018 from 1: 45 PM to 5:30 PM in the Department premises. 18 teams exhibited their Projects and participated in the competition. Each team was evaluated by judges from other departments.

The students displayed various working models and prototypes and explained the projects to the visitors. There was  good interaction among the students, faculty members and judges regarding scaling up of the projects on a large scale. The students received appreciation and valuable inputs from the Judges.

1.     Mr.E.MAHENDHIRAN

2.     Mrs.R.UMAMAHESWARI &

3.     Mrs.A.VIMALDEVIKA were invited as judges for this event.

No. of teams who presented equaled 18

Three projects were selected as the best projects

The involvement and feedback from the students was enormous. They were confident that they could put their knowledge into creating practical solutions to everyday problems. 

The grand success of the event is attributed to the tireless efforts of the students and faculty members guided by the college management, Dean (Shift-II), Advisors, Chief Manager, Co-ordinators, faculty members and office staff.

 

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Department of English  

One day National Conference on “Opportunities and challenges of vibrant management in dynamic global environment”

23rd Feb, 2018

POST CONFERENCE SPEECH

Prepared and delivered by   Mr.R.Surianarayanan

Greetings to one and all present here. We are here to discuss, interact, share and gain knowledge on current challenges and opportunities in vibrant management scenario.

To lead a successful life, we need practical knowledge and theoretical knowledge which shall related to current environment. So, renowned Resource persons Mr. Rob Peck, Director, O3M Digital marketing, Google, and Mr. Job Antony HR Head in Renault Nissan Automotive India Pvt Ltd enriched you on current trends in skill challenges of modern world.

Principal Dr.R.Rajendiran gave a wonderful welcome address speech to the gathering.

First, in the inaugural session, our conference chief Guest Mr. Rob Peck gave excellent insight on current internet revolution in India and its impact on marketing and advertising. He quoted new concepts which emerged in this decade, such as Automation and marketing through creativity.

Then, Mr. Job Antony enlightened us on new concepts like artificial intelligence, learning through game, Gamification in education and learning through visualisation. These both resource persons highlighted on Creativity and Innovation to excel in any field.

Next, our Honourable Dean Dr. G.K. Francis share valuable information on recent flaws in management practices of Indian governance and says participative management and decentralisation are the  for good governance.

Finally, technical session of paper presentation was conducted by Dr. Madavan, professor, department o economics, Annamalai university , Chidambaram and Mr. Illayaraja, asst professor, Department of Distance Education, Department of Business management studies, Madurai  Kamaraj University, Madurai.

For the paper presentations, 81 papers have been received. 13 teams have presented their papers. Two best papers were selected and cash awards were given.

On post lunch session, finally valedictory was started. Ms. Sasilekha Sunil, Advisor, Dr. R. Rajendiran, Principal, Dr. Ananthanarayanan, Advisor and Ms. E. Nirmala, Co Ordinator presided over the function.  Dr. Ananthanarayanan, Advisor gave a wonderful welcome speech to the gathering.

Guest of honour of afternoon session Ms. Chitra  jothilingam has given a wonderful  speech with interactive session at the Valedictory function . Students enjoyed the session enthusiastically.

Vote of thanks was given by Dr. M. Kaveri, Asst Professor.

 

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 46th COLLEGE DAY CELEBRATION

REPORT

SHIFT-II

The 46th College day was celebrated in a befitting manner on 19th March 2018 at Mahaveer Gyan Bhavan in the college premises. The celebration began with the invocation and welcome dance which was notably impressed by the splendid of our ceremonial tradition. The College day was a momentous occasion in the annals of A.M.Jain College. The formal function began with the welcome speech by Hema, Students Welfare Council, Chairperson. J. Saravanan, Students Welfare Council Chairman presented the SWC Report.  Dr. G.K Francis presented the Annual Report and enlightened the gathering about the achievements and laurels of the institute in academics, sports and other activities in the session 2017-18.  Dr. Sylendra Babu, IPS. Additional Director General of Police, Railways, Tamil Nadu, was the Chief Guest.  The Chief Guest gave away the prizes to the meritorious students. In his address he spoke about believing in our dream to turn them into reality. He said that Education in its truest sense is the training of body, mind and soul and congratulated A.M.Jain College for imparting such education to the students. Shri Sardarmull Chordia, Secretary, gave away the cash awards for the faculties who had secured cent percent results in the University Examination. R. Akash , SWC Secretary proposed the vote of thanks, the formal function was graced by the Principal Dr, Rajendiran, Advisor’s Dr. Ananthanarayanan and Dr. Sashilekha Sunil.  The College Day celebrations were officially closed by singing the National Anthem.

   

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AGURCHAND MANMULL JAIN COLLEGE

(A Unit of Shri. S. S. Jain Educational Society)

MEENAMBAKKAM, CHENNAI – 600114

 

A REPORT ON THE CONDUCT &CELEBRATION OF

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF YOGA 2018 AT AM JAIN COLLEGE

 

23 NCC Cadets and 01 Associate NCC Officer of A.M.Jain College of 1 TN Signal Company NCC Unitperformed 24 Yoga Asanas commencing with Prayer and concluding with Pranayams, Meditation and Sankalp (Pledge) on this longest day of the year being the INTERNATIONAL DAY OF YOGA on 21st June 2018 from 0700 to 0800 hours at our A.M.Jain College Campus. The programmeconcluded by rendering the NCC Song, National Anthem and the unique NCC Claps. Refreshments were provided to all the participants by 1 TN Signal Company NCC Unit. Breakfast to the College Profs, NCC Company Commanders, Army Staff was provided by A.M.Jain College.

 

Dr.N.Venkataramanan, the Principal of A.M.Jain College being the Certifying Officer and the Chief Guest Dr.G.Elangovan addressed the gathering. Subedar Major Sunil Kumar & Havaldar Saravanan of 1 TN Signal Company NCC supervised the performance of the entire event. The Guest of Honour Dr.Capt.Thulasiram, Associate Prof in Mathematics also motivated the cadets.

 

Lt.G.Mahaveer, the Company Commanders of Signal NCC UnitofA.M.Jain College enabled the practice and performance of Yoga Asanas in our college on 19th, 20th& 21st June 2018 and all other preparations for the conduct of this mega event.

 

       The Union Ministry of AYUSH, New Delhi has been pushing this great initiative since 2015. The great institution of NCC has been actively fulfilling the same. On December 11 in 2014, the United Nations General Assembly had declared June 21st as the International Day of Yoga on the call from our Hon’ble Prime Minister, Shri. Narendra Modi Saheb. It is great honour that since 2015 this International Day of Yoga is being performed in our college campus. 

   

  

 

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ORIENTATION SESSION SHIFT-II - 22nd JUNE 2018

               The Freshers' Orientation for the students of Arts, Science and Commerce stream was organized in Mahaveer Gyan Bhavan at 2 pm on 22-06-2018.  The orientation program was organized in three sessions, the parents were enlightened about the campus, multidisciplinary courses, ambience and many more facilities at A.M.Jain College. The inaugural programme started with the invocation. Dr. N. Sasilekha Sunil, Adviser to the Management, shift-II delivered the welcome address. 

                  Dr. R. Rajendiren, Dean Shift-II, welcomed the students to the AMJC family. He mentioned AMJC as a unique college with multidisciplinary subjects. He said “We are not only creating infrastructure, but also maintaining standard and quality. AMJC is a centre for quality education in the country”. He also encouraged students to dream big and have faith in their abilities 

               Dr. Ananthanarayanan, Adviser to the Management, Shift-II extended a warm welcome to the students and parents, in his speech he mentioned about the interdisciplinary courses under one umbrella and the diversified culture of the college. He also encouraged the students to make maximum utilization of resources available at the college. Some of the parents expressed their gratitude towards a hassle free admission process, from counseling to enrollment. They also enunciated the event as a proud moment to get associated with AMJC. The orientation programme came to an end with vote of thanks and National Anthem. 

         

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A REPORT ON STUDENT WELFARE COUNCIL – ELECTION 2018-19 (SHIFT-II)

                 Simon Sinek once said, “Leadership is not about the next election, it’s about the next generation.”   In a country where the general public defines leadership through youth rather than experience, where the state of affairs is being modified through this new form of leadership.  Election to the Student Welfare Council was held on 11th July in Mahavir Ghyan Bhavan at A.M.Jain College for the academic year 2018-19. Dr. A.Ananthanarayanan Advisor, Shift-II welcomed the contestants. The President of the programme Dr. R.Rajendiren, Dean Shift II, inaugurated the election and elaborated on election procedure and wished the student representative candidates.  On interaction with a few students, one student rightly said,

“The process of voting makes each student feel important as each vote counts. All students are treated equally and are encouraged to make an informed decision.”

 At 4 pm on the same day the election results were announced by Dr. Elangovan and Prof. Padmavathy, Vice- President’s of the Student Welfare Council. 

The Results 

Name of the Student

Class

Stream

Roll No

Designation

M.EMMANUEL

BSC (III-Year)

COMPUTER SCIENCE

16G231

CHAIRMAN(Boys)

B.K.KAVIYA SHREE

BCOM (III-YEAR)

CORPORATE SECRETARYSHIP

16C176

CHAIRPERSON (Girls)

SHYAM. G,M

BCOM (II YEAR)

GENERAL

17B154

SECRETARY (BOYS)

ABIRAMI.S

BCOM (II-YEAR)

GENERAL

17B271

SECRETARY (GIRLS)

SREERAM.R

BCOM (I-YEAR)

GENERAL

18B023

ASST.SECRETARY(BOYS)

YUVASHRI.S

BCOM (I-YEAR)

GENERAL

18B386

ASST.SECRETARY (GIRLS)

 

 

  

INVISTITURE CEREMONY (SHIFT-II) 2018-19

 

Leadership is the capacity to translate vision into reality. - Warren Bennis
                   The Investiture Ceremony of A.M. Jain College (Shift-II) for the academic session 2018-2019 was held on 3rd August 2018 with great pomp and dignity in a special ceremony at Mahaveer Gyan Bhavan. The event was presided over by the Dean Dr. R. Rajendiran. The Investiture ceremony signifies the reliance and confidence that the college consigns in the newly invested office bearers. Donning the mantle of accountability, they also pledge to bestow their duties to the best of their abilities. The Chief Guest of the day was Shri. T.K.M. Chinnaiya (Ex-Minister, Government of Tamilnadu). The Student’s Council Members were conferred upon with sashes and badges and administered the oath to the young leaders by the Chief Guest. He addressed the leaders by asking them to be good and dutiful citizens of the country. He enlightened them by stating that they have to be role models to their peer group and set the standards high for their juniors to follow.  The Dean congratulated the new office bearers and admonished them to be impartial and honest in discharging their duties. The event was graced by our Associate Secretary Shri. Shanthimull Nahar and the advisors to the Management Dr. M. Ananthanarayanan and Dr. M. Sasilekha Sunil. The function concluded with the National Anthem.

   

 

  

 

 

ROTARACT CLUB OF AGURCHAND MANMULL JAIN COLLEGE

 INSTALLATION CEREMONY: 2018 – 2019

A Report on Installation Ceremony of Rotaract Club

The installation ceremony of Rotaract club of AGURCHAND MANMULL JAIN COLLEGE sponsored by Rotary Club of Madras Central R.I.D 3232 was organized on 09/08/2018 in the College Sri Parasmall Chordia Seminar Hall. The event was graced by the presence of Rtr. PDRR. Solomon Victor (DRCC 2018 -19) as Chief Guest. He in his address briefly explained the importance of Rotaract movement, and congratulated the new office bearers and members. Our Guest of Honour was RTR. PP.Girish (DRR 2018 -19) graced the occasion, gave a brief account on the importance of being socially active told the students how Rotary and Rotaract came into being. He was our College student and was the Rotaract Club’s President in 2011. He also emphasized that parents and teachers play an important role in shaping the student’s future through encouraging them to join Rotaract Special invitee was RTN. Jeyakumar, Youth Service Director of the Rotary Club of Madras Central said that ROTARACT CLUB OF AGURCHAND MANMULL JAIN COLLEGE has been doing many social activities. He appreciated the present and past members of the club for their eternal support to the Rotary movement and was thankful to them. He generously donated a wheel chair to our college for differently challenged students of our college. 

Dr. N. VENKATARAMANAN, Principal, with his encouraging words, asked the student members of the Rotatract Club to work hard and march towards becoming one of the best Rotaract clubs in the city. Dr. P.Babu, Head, Department of Physics, also was present at the installation and wished the student rotarators to perform extremely well in all activities.  Faculty in charge, DR.S.MANIKANDAN, also addressed the students with encouraging words about importance of the social work and motivated them to perfom exceeding well this year and take the heights to a great well. Dr. S.Anathakrishnan also addressed the people about  history of Rotaract club in A M Jain College and praised the students for their great work all these years .

The new office bearers sworn in for academic year 2018-19

President : Rtr. DIVYA III B.Sc(Mathematics)

Secretary : Rtr. VIJAY II B.Com

And all the other Board Members’ were installed.

 

 

A REPORT ON THE 72ND INDEPENDENCE DAY CELEBTATION AT AM JAIN COLLEGE

The 72nd Independence day was celebrated at the A.M.Jain College with the true patriotic spirit. The Chief Guest of the celebrations was Shri. Pannalal Chordia, Committee member of the College, The Independence Day Celebrations began with Shri. Pannalal Chordia receiving the Guard of Honour presented by the cadets of the NCC Signal wing. He then inspected the flag area and hoisted the National flag. This was followed by the Flag Salute and the National Anthem. The Principal of the college, Dr. N. Venkataramanan administered the National Pledge which was duly taken by all the participants who were present at the venue. Shri. Pannalal Chordia extended his Independence day greetings to one and all. The Principal Dr. N.Venkataramanan who addressed the gathering, gave an inspiring speech on what the true meaning of Independence is and the relevance of the Freedom struggle today. The students of the college then hosted a variety of cultural programmes: patriotic song, classical dance, motivational speeches in English, Tamil and Hindi left the audience very appreciative and pensive about the unmatchable bravery and valor of the Freedom fighters.

The events concluded with the distribution of sweets to one and all who were present. 

 

116TH FOUNDERS DAY CELEBRATION

 Agurchand Manmull Jain College celebrated its 116th Founder’s Day on 25th August 2018 with great enthusiasm to the everlasting memory of Padma Shri Mohanmullji Chordia a visionary and a philanthropist who valued the importance of education for a progressive society. The Chief Guest for the occasion was our distinguished Alumni and the Chief Operating Officer and Executive Director of Tata Consultancy Services, Bangalore Shri N. Ganapathy Subramaniam. In his Founders day address he said “Artificial intelligence is changing the world we live in. What you put in the digital world stays and it cannot be changed”. The Principal of the college Dr. N.Venkatramanan highlighted the institute’s accomplishments. As a part of the celebration a free eye and dental camp was held. The College Secretary Shri  M. Sardarmull Chordia, Associate Secretary Shri. Shanthimull Nahar, Dean Dr. R.Rajendren and the Committee members of the college the ITC Principal MR. SAVARIRAJAN and the A.M.Jain School Principal Ms. Malini graced the occassion.

 

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  YUVA SANGAMAM- 19th & 20th SEPTEMBER, 2018 (Shift-II)

On the 19th and 20th of September, all roads led to A.M.Jain College. The excitement among the students was palpable. Why you ask? Because it was time for ‘YUVASANGAMAM- 2K18.The day began on a very auspicious note with the invocation followed by the official inauguration of the fest by the Dean Dr. R.Rajendren. The cultural extravaganza showcased some of the most alluring performances of the students. It also witnessed grueling debates and quizzes among powerful expressions of thoughts and art. “Yuva Sangamam” thus introduces AMJCians, to the incredible talent our students bring to the table. And this way, a beautiful interaction reached its logical conclusion. We cannot end this summary without mentioning the commendable efforts and meticulous planning of our Dean Dr. R. Rajendren, Advisor’s to the Management, Dr.Ananthanarayanan, Dr, M.S. Sasilekha Sunil and the SWC office bearers.

  

 

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XV WORLD TOURISM DAY

The Department of Tourism and Travel Management of A.M.Jain College, Meenambakkam, celebrated the XV World Tourism Day on September 27th 2018. The Chief Guest of the day was Thiru. Mohammed Halith Y, senior Manager, SOTC Travel Ltd, Chennai. He inaugurated the event its travelogue and also an exhibition. Several models of important tourist destinations from across the globe were displayed in the exhibition. The Models were designed by the students along with the faculty members of the department.

The theme of the World Tourism Day for the year 2018 – 2019 is “Tourism and the Digital Transformation”. The Main objective of celebrating this day is to develop and promote tourism, maintain competitiveness and improve and expand the existing tourism products to ensure employment generation and economic growth. The ultimate aim of tourism is to make people hearty, healthy and happy.

The event enthused everyone to embrace the ethos of creating accessible environments for tourist from all walks of life, irrespective of age, disability, gender, race or physical barriers.

  

  

 

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ENGLISH DEPARTMENT EVENT

The Department of English organized a Guest lecture on Literary theory, Feminism and Women's Writing to the students of the Department on 6th October 2018 in Parasmal Chordia Seminar Hall located in the Main Building  at between 10.30 a.m and 12 p.m. 

Dr.Anvar Sadhath, Associate Professor of English . The New College delivered the lecture. Prof. B. Philip Chandrahasan,Head Department of English welcomed the Guest Speaker. All the other staff of the department actively participated in the event. The students found the talk highly informative and useful for the learning of the core papers prescribed to them. They interacted in the question hour post session enthusiastically.

 

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French Association’s Event

The French Association of Shift I and II jointly hosted a special lecture on the

'Role of the subtitles in the comprehension of French language and culture'.

Dr. Arunkumar, President of the Association of Indian French Professionals & Researchers, Pondicherry delivered the speech, accompanied by a PowerPoint presentation, after a couple of French short-films were screened to the audience comprising of staff members and students.

Earlier, Mrs. Radha (French Faculty-Shift I) introduced the guest. The Principal Dr.N. Venkataramanan, in his speech, stressed the undeniable role of the foreign languages in the modern world.  

The programme concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by the French faculty of Shift -II, Mr. Jayanth Vignesh.

 

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 A.M.JAIN COLLEGE ( SHIFT-I)

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

SPECIAL LECTURE ON FINANCIAL MARKETS

The Department of Commerce conducted a special lecture on Financial Markets on the 8th October 2018, Monday in Parasmal Chordia Seminar Hall.

Mr. S. Pawan Kumae Betala, Associate Manager, Bombay Stock Exchange and an alumnus of the college was the distinguished speaker.

The program began at 10.30 a.m with an invocation. Welcome address was given by Mrs. Teena Dhariwal, Assistant Professor, Department of Commerce. The Speaker was honoured with a shawl and momento by the Principal of the college Dr.N. Venkataramanan and Mr. Sampath, Associate Professor and UG In-Charge, Department of commerce.

The speaker extensively covered every aspect of the Financial Markets. The lecture was divided into 4 segments. In the first segment he briefed the audience about the Small and Medium Exchange (SME) division of the Bombay Stock Exchange. In the Second segment he covered investments in mutual funds. In the third segment he touched upon the currency market and in the last segment he spoke on the commodities market. At the end of every segment the floor was open for questions and the students enthusiastically asked questions to the speaker. 

The Program ended with Vote of Thanks proposed by Mr. M. Sampath, Associate Professor and UG In-Charge, Department of Commerce.   

  

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A.M.JAIN COLLEGE ( SHIFT-I)

DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

SPECIAL LECTURE

ON

“Australian Literature and Post Colonial theory”

Inaugration of the guest lecture on Australian Literature and Post Colonial Theory, by Dr.Supala Pandiyarajan, organised by the Department of English.

   

The Department of English organized a guest lecture on Australian Literature and Post Colonial Theory by Dr. Supala Pandiayarajan, Assistant Professor of English, University of Madras, on 24.10.2018, in Seminar Hall, for the students of English Department.

   

Prof. B. Philip Chandrahasan, Head Department of English welcomed the chief guest and Principal Dr. N. Venkataramanan addressed the gathering.

The inauguration was followed by a ninety minute lecture by the guest speaker on Australian history, literature and recent trends in Australian studies. The students found the session as informative as it was based on their syllabus in fifth semester.

The session ended with vote of thanks by Saivardhini of third B.A. English Literature. The entire session was interactive and purposeful.

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43rd GRADUATION DAY (SHIFT-II)

            A.M.Jain College celebrated its 43rd Graduation day on Tuesday, the 23rd October 2018 for Commerce and Science stream. Graduands who passed during the academic year 2017 received their graduation certificates. Shri. C.P. Radhakrishnan former Member of Parliament and Chairman of Coir Board, Government of India was the Chief Guest. 

  

The convocation started with the academic procession at 2 pm headed by the Principal Dr. Venkatramanan followed by the Dean Dr. R. Rajendran, Secretary Shri. Sardarmal Chordia, Associate Secretary Shri. Shanthimull Nahar, Coordinators of different disciplines and the Chief Guest Shri .C. P. Radhakrishnan.

  

The Convocation Ceremony was formally opened by the Secretary Shri. Sardarmal Chordia. Dr. R.Rajendren Dean shift-II gave the formal welcome address and highlighted the academic achievements of the college during the academic year 2017-18. The chief guest was honored with the memento.

 The chief guest in his graduation day address congratulated the graduands he reminded that “Prove yourselves worthy of this great Institution. In life, remarks are more important than marks. Where ever you are, remember always to make your college feel proud of you. Do justice to the intellectually stimulating, professionally competent and socially relevant education that you have received in A.M.Jain College. You have to see our country as a land of tomorrow and not as a land of yesterday”.

The Coordinators’ presented the graduands to get their Graduation degrees and the Chief Guest there upon gave the degrees to 287  graduants from  Commerce and Science stream. After that, the Oath taking of the degree recipients was conducted by the Chief Guest. The graduation ceremony ended with the playing of the National Anthem. The Academic Procession moved back in the reverse order.    

 

    

 

43rd GRADUATION DAY (SHIFT-II)

(Commerce & Arts)

     A.M.Jain College celebrated its 43rd Graduation day on Saturday, the 3rd November 2018 for Commerce and Arts stream. Graduands who passed during the academic year 2017 received their graduation certificates. Thiru, Sunil Paliwal  ,IAS., Principal Secretary, Labour and Employment Department, Government of Tamil Nadu was the Chief Guest.  The convocation started with the academic procession at 11 am headed by the Principal Dr. Venkatramanan followed by the Dean Dr. R. Rajendren, Associate Secretary Shri. Shanthimull Nahar, Coordinators of different disciplines and the Chief Guest Thiru. Sunil Paliwal. The Convocation Ceremony was formally opened by the Associate Secretary Shri. Shanthimull Nahar. Dr. R.Rajendren Dean shift-II gave the formal welcome address and highlighted the academic achievements of the college during the academic year 2017-18. The chief guest was honored with the memento. The chief guest in his graduation day address congratulated the graduands he reminded that “Today marks an important day in your lives and a significant milestone in your life’s journey. Entering into this institution facing intense competition, you pursued your academic work with great dedication. By your hard work and by dedication to maintain high standards, you earned your degrees and awards. It is a moment of pride for you as much as it is for your teachers, parents and those who had any part in shaping your life so far. You can recall that your mission for higher learning began here with great passion. But know for sure that it will not end here. It will not end until you feel fully confident of meeting uncertainties and challenges of the life’s laboratory and dealing with successes and failures with a positive attitude”

 

The Coordinators’ presented the graduands to get their Graduation degrees and the Chief Guest there upon gave the degrees to 289  graduands from  Commerce and Arts stream. After that, the Oath taking of the degree recipients was conducted by the Principal Dr.Venkatramanan. The graduation ceremony ended with the playing of the National Anthem. The Academic Procession moved back in the reverse order.

   

 

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FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME 

On the 15th of December an Inter-collegiate Faculty Development Programme on “Good and Services Tax” was organised by the department of B.Com (Bank management and Marketing management) of Shift II, A.M. Jain College.

The resource person CA GOPAL KRISHNA RAJU (GKR), Chairman of Indirect taxes of SIRC- Institute of Chartered Accountants of India addressed the gathering on “How to teach GST effectively?”. The component of GST and the advantages of GST were also highlighted. Commerce faculty from several city colleges participated.

The response was overwhelming, Advisor of Shift II Dr. M. Sasilekha Sunil welcomed the gathering, Co ordinator of the Department and convener of the programme Prof. R. Uma Maheswari introduced the chief guest.

The programme was held in the presence of the Dean of Shift II Dr. R. Rajendiran and Advisor Dr. M. Ananthanarayanan. All the participants were given certificates. Vote of thanks was proposed by Prof. K.Mathumathi. 

 

 

 

UDEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY ORGANIZED PROGRAM 2018 - 2019

SEMINAR on "college to corporate"

Department of Library and Placement cell of Agurchand Manmull Jain College, with collaboration of Sri Sathya Sai Organization has conducted a Seminar Titled College to Corporate on 15.12.2018 at Mahaveer Gyan Bhavan Auditorium between 10 a.m to 1.30 p.m.

          Principal, Sri Sathya Sai members, Librarian and Placement Officer lighted the Kuthuvilakku and Programme was hosted by Placement Officer Mr. Franklin Fernando Shift II.

          The First speaker of the day was BG. Venkatesh Founder & Director. He shared his experience on how ethics and Values can help individuals scale up in their career and shine bright at their workplaces.

          The Second Speaker of the day was Mr. Shashikanth Jayaraman had elaborated about why KSA – Knowledge skills and ability are important for student to land in their desired jobs!

          The Third Speaker was Mr. BalajiVenkatesan DGM. He has shared his Global insights on the Do’s and Don’ts, and etiquette to follow during an interview.

          All the three Speakers were rich in knowledge on the topics they spoke onand they were very motivating.The Seminar went on very well till 1.35 p.m. Feedback from and Attendance were collected.  Vote of Thanks was given by Mrs. Teenadhariwal (Department of Commerce)

 

 

 DAAN UTSAV - THE FESTIVAL OF JOY OF GIVING WEEK

26th December 2018

“It is not how much we give, But how much love we put into giving” –Mother Teresa

The Joy of Giving Week is a "festival of philanthropy" that aims to become a part of the Indian ethos, engaging students through “Act of Giving”, however small or big is an act of spreading happiness, love and compassion. This is what A.M. Jain College did on Wednesday 26th December 2018 as a part of its “Joy of giving Week”. The Student Development Council of Shift-I and the Student Welfare Council of Shift-II together organized the program to celebrate Christmas and New-Year along with thirty two children of RAMALINGA ADIGALAR GURUKULAM, Kovilambakkam, Chennai, and the House keeping staff of A.M.Jain College.

    

The event began at 4 p.m, the children absolutely loved when they saw the play ground. They had different competitions like the Jump ring, hurdles, knock’emdown, and ring toss. The house keeping staff, gardeners, and security personnel’s enjoyed the “Joy of the Week” by dancing, singing, musical chair, stumping and various other activities. Thanks for the generous financial contribution support from the Management, Principal, Dean, Advisors, Chief Manager, teaching, non teaching Staff and Students. As a token of benevolence the college provided gifts to the orphanage like Xerox Machine, Printer, cooking vessels, provisions, dress, schoolbags, notebooks, wrist watches and footwear’s. The House Keeping staff of A.M. Jain College was enlightened with the special New-Year Gift. Together they feasted on a lavish dinner in the college campus. This was amongst one of those moments that we can never describe. It was memorable, meaningful and a redeeming evening for all present. The eyes and the smiles of children will linger in our heart for all times to come. All students felt entrenched with the joy of giving and thus we express our deep sense of gratitude to the Management, Staff and Students of the college for arranging this “Joy of giving Week” by expressing our feelings towards humanity. The event was felicitated by our Secretary Shri Sardarmull Chordia, Associate Secretary Shri Shanthimull Nahar, College Committee Member Shri Gyan Chand, Principal Dr.Venkatramanan, Dean Dr. Rajendren, Advisor’s Dr.Ananthanarayanan and Dr.Sashilekha Sunil, Coordinators and staff of various departments.

 

     

 

 REPORT ON ALUMNI MEET HELD ON 6TH JANUARY 2019

The Alumni meet gave an opportunity for the older generation to interact with the alumni of the current generation.

It was a treat to watch all of them mixing so freely with great warmth and affection.The Most moving moments of the meet was when the alumni young and old alike vied with each other to take pictures & Selfies with the staff of their departments.

They were so happy to recollect their glorious days in the college, recalling treasured time they had in the class with their friends and their professors.It was a pleasure to see the Alumni taking a walk around the campus and one could see how they were appreciating the developments that has taken place in the college.

Each one had their own favourite spots in the college & they were all recollecting their past.Most of them went to the hostel, others visited the canteen, and there were those who wanted to check out if the office was the same. The  Physics & Chemistry students went to the laboratories and were recalling their college days.You could see many of them getting nostalgic and speechless when they went to their class rooms with their friends & most of them turned emotional as they went and sat in their places in the classes.

Very few words were spoken and the silence spoke a million words.As the sun set on the 6th of January 2019, the Alumni around one thousand of them were wanting the day to never come to an end. Their journey in A.M.Jain College was the journey of their life. You could hear almost all of them say looking forward to the next meet.  

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 INAUGURATION OF PADMA SHRI MOHANMULL CHORDIA

INDOOR STADIUM

The State of art modern Indoor Stadium was inaugurated on the 6th of January 2019 (Sunday).

The Indoor Stadium was inaugurated by Shri .M. Sardarmal Chordia our College Secretary, an Alumnus and the son of our Founder, by unveiling the inauguration stone of the stage.

The Associate Secretary Shri. Shantimull Nahar, Committee members Shri. Mahendra M. Dadha, Shri. Gyan Jain & Shri. Pannalal Chordia were also present.

Shri. Bharath Doshi spoke in detail about the great pains taken by the management to get such an architectural splendor in place at the college campus.

The Indoor stadium has a seating capacity close to thousand. High quality audio visual equipment in place ensures that the indoor stadium could be used for multipurpose activities like college convocation, conferences & Conventions.  

   

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 BYZANTIUM 2019

The Department of English, Shift – I organized the Inter Departmental Literary Event Byzantium 2019 of the Literary Club OPERA HOUSE on the 11th and 12th February 2019 in Parasmal Chordia Seminar Hall. Dr. S. Basheer Ahmed, Head Department of English and Vice-Principal-Academic,The New College was the Chief Guest for inauguration. Prof.B. Philip Chandrahasan Head of the department welcomed the gathering. Prof.R. Balamukuntan introduced the chief guest and Principal of the College Dr. N. Venkataramanan gave a special address. Prof.Y.John Ilavarasu recalled the history of this event from its inception in 1997 the following competitions were held Oratorical, Hangman, Pictory, Collage, Dumb Charader, Logo Finder. There was an over whelming participation from  students of the various department. The Prizes for the winnerswere given at the valediction on 12th February 2019.

 

International Women's Day 2019

 

International Women's Day 2019   was  celebrated in all its gaiety n splendour by the women students n staff of Shift ll on Saturday 2/3/19 in Mahaveer Gyan Bhawan.The program commenced with a workshop  on CONFIDENCE BUILDING conducted by Rexona Confident Academy.

   

This was followed by a number of variety entertainments given by staff n students. The program concluded with the floor thrown open for dance according to the music played.

    

 

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

SPECIAL LECTURE ON ENTREPRENEURIAL DEVELOPMENT

HELD ON 06.03.2019

(FROM A JOB SEEKER TO A JOB GIVER)

ON the 6th March 2019, Wednesday at 9.30 a.m the Department of Commerce organized a Special Lecture on Entrepreneurial Development for the UG & PG Students of the department.

Mr. E. Sarath Babu, Founder & CEO, Food Kings was the Speaker. His Speech was extremely motivating for the students. He shared his life story with them. From humble beginnings he went on to take up education in two premier institutions of the country BITS Pilani and IIM Ahmadabad. Thereafter he chose to become an entrepreneur & refused job offers that came his way. His story inspired the students to become job givers rather than being job seekers.

He also enthusiastically answered questions posed by some of the students.

In the program the speaker and the principal were honored by senior professors of the department.

Welcome Speech was given by Professor Teena Dhariwal, Introduction of the Speaker was done by Dr. Harold Nirmal Kumar and vote of thanks was proposed by Dr. G. Elangovan, Head of the Department.

 

 

47th COLLEGE DAY REPORT

 SHIFT-II

The 47th College day was celebrated in a befitting manner on 13th March 2019 at Mahavir Gyan Bhavan in the college premises. The celebration began with the invocation. The College day was a momentous occasion in the annals of A.M.Jain College. The formal function began with the welcome speech by M. Emmanuel, the Chairman of the Students Welfare Council. 

In absentia Dr.R.Rajendiran, Dean presented the Annual Report with the support of Audio – Visual presentation and enlightened the gathering about the achievements and laurels of the institute in academics, sports and other activities in the session 2018-19.  Major V.V. NARAYANAN, President-NLP&TA Circle, Vice-President –Hypnotique Circle, Bharati Airtel Ltd. was the Chief Guest.

 The Chief Guest gave away the prizes to the meritorious students and teachers who had secured cent percent results in the university exam. In his address he spoke “There is a distinct difference between academic qualification and skills, between knowing things and knowledge, between intelligence and wisdom. Skills, knowledge and wisdom are all by-products of learning. Learning is not attained by chance.

It is accrued slowly by disciplined students who invest in the process with sincerity and diligence. A student can best be described as a person whose thirst for knowledge remains unquenched. Therefore, you have to realize that learning is a continuous process and not restricted to the school and college phases of your life” He congratulated A.M.Jain College for imparting such education to the students. Shri Pannalal Chordia, Committee Member, Director Dr.G.K.Francis, Advisors Dr. M.Ananthanarayanan, Dr.M.S,Sasilekha Sunil graced the occasion. S.Abirami SWC Secretary proposed the vote of thanks.

The College Day celebrations were officially closed by singing the National Anthem.

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ROTARACT

SHIFT - II

The 6th installation ceremony of our Rotaract Club, shift - ll was held on 20th August 2019 in Parasmal Chordia Seminar Hall (Main Block). Rotarians of the Madras Central Club & the District Club, past office bearers of our club and parents of the new office bearers attended the ceremony. The Chief guest for the occasion was Rotarian Sanjay Durga- President of Rotary Club Madras Central.

The Guest of Honour was Rotarian Karthick -  Youth Service Director of Rotary Club Madras Central.

Ms. R. Subhaa of III B.B.A took charge as the President of the Club

Mr. R. Karthikeyan of III B.C.A took charge as Secretary of the Club.