BUDGET DISCUSSION AND EVALUATION
On 12th July 2019
Department has organized Union Budget Discussion and Evaluation in the College Auditorium on 12th June 2019. The session was led by Dr. S. Muraleedharan, former Head, Department of Economics, Maharajas College, Ernakulam. He presented an overview of current year budget and critically analysed its impact on different sectors of the economy. The session was highly useful to the students and all of them were actively participated in the discussion. The session was presided over by Dr. J Georgi Neernal, Head of the department.
Shaimon Joseph, Assistant Professor welcomed the gathering and Malavika M. Association Secretary proposed vote of thanks.
PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
20th July 2019
Department conducted one day Personality Development Programme for the UG and PG students. Sri. Sajan Thomas, Psychologist and State Trainer, Govt of Kerala was the resource person. The session started at 10 am in the auditorium. The students were trained to enhance personality in different domains. The session was useful to the students to eliminate all kinds of stigmas inherent in their minds. The session was good enough to develop awareness on surroundings and to instil students to express their inner thoughts, emotions and feelings. More than a class room learning, this session was filled with games and fun. 120 students participated in the programme. The programme was concluded at 4pm.
POWER POINT PRESENTATION COMPETITION
On 26th July 2019
The Department conducted a Power Point Presentation Competition for the UG and PG students of the department on 26th July 2019. The objective of the programme is to develop presentation skills of the students and improve their confidence in public speaking. The topic of the competition was “The 2019 Union Budget: A pathway to dreams or false hope for India”. Eight teams participated in the competition. Winners of the competition were awarded trophy and certificate.
THINK AND TALK
TOPIC: MADHAV GADGIL REPORT: IS IT A SUSTAINABLE SOLUTION?
4th September 2019
The Department has organized a dialogue forum session on the topic ‘Madhav Gadgil Report: Is it a sustainable solution?” on 4th September 2019.Forum offers a platform for the UG and PG students of Economics to speak on various contemporary Socio-Economic and Political issues. It gave an opportunity to the students of economics to share their viewpoints, agonies and apprehensions about the Report and its possible effects on the life of common man. The session started at 1. 45 pm in the auditorium. The students were actively participated in the think and talk sessions. The session was useful to aware the students about the topic and was good enough to express their thoughts and ideas. 220 students participated in the programme. The programme was concluded at 4. 30 pm
SOFTSKILL AND PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME
“KEY TO SUCCESS: BUILD CONFIDENCE …… GET SUCCESS”
The Department has organized a Soft skill and Personality Development Programme
“Key to Success: build confidence & get success” on 5th &6th December 2019. It offers a platform for the students of Economics to develop their public speaking skills, presentation and communication skills. Sri .Eldhose Paulose, Sri Sarath G., Sri Anil Jose, and Sri .Bibin Babu were the skill trainers. Programme contents include Motivation and confidence building, Public speaking and presentation, Communication skills, Group discussion and interview techniques and resume preparation. The students were wholeheartedly participated in the sessions and was contributed to their all-round development. 180 students participated in the programme.
TALK ON ‘HUMAN RIGHTS IN INDIA”
The Department has organized a talk on” Human Rights in India” on 3rd September 2019. Mr. Nithin Jose, Department of political science, St. Thomas College, Pala was the resource person. The speech has enlightened the students about various dimensions of human rights issues. 180 students were benefited from the programme.
CAPABILITY ENHANCEMENT PROGRAMME
“BUILDING EMOTIONAL RESILIENCE”
Department has organised a capability enhancement programme on January 31st 2020. The session urged the need for building emotional flexibility for the effective acquisition of knowledge and capacity building. Dr James Manithottam, Clinical Psychologist, speak on emotional challenges and behavioural disorders. Sri. K.C George, JCI trainer led the session on capacity building. Dr J Georgi Neernal presided the function, Ms. Liji George welcomed the gathering and Ms. Malavika M, propose the vote of thanks.