AIMSR has Organised entertaining and glorious an 2-days inter collegiate fest “Medalist-2K19 on 18-19 march, 2019 . The event was a part of our programmes to mark completion of ‘Decade of Enlightening wisdom’. It provided a grand platform with not only to the students of Acropolis as well as other colleges of nearby cities. This was an innovative step towards the development and promotion of the institution. It led the different students to communicate and share the resources under one roof. Such types of events are always helpful in building confidence in front of large audience of about 500+ students.
Names of the Colleges participated: Medicaps University, Vaishnav University, IIST, PIMR, Maheshwari College, Renaissance College, SDPS, College of Designing, PMB Gujarati, CDGI, IPS Academy, and Idyllic Instt. And In- House Departments like AFMR, AITR, AIPER and many more.
MEDALIST-2K19 EVENT CATEGORIES: Corporate Challenge, Inno ideas, Media Junction, Zayaka, Ad mad Show, PUBG War Chehre-P-Chehra, Jugaad, DJ War, Roadies, Click-A-Pic, Anugunj, Alankaran, Tal se Tal mila, Srijan.
Four days “Science week celebration-2019”
Theme- Science, innovation & society
SOLARIS: The Science Club of Dept. of Biosciences & Computer Science, organized the flagship event Science week from 25th – 28th Feb. 19 to commemorate National Science Day.
On 25th of Feb., guest lecture on Clinical Research & Pharmaco-vigilance and Bioinformatics was organized for students of B.Sc. Biotechnology & Computer Science along with D. Pharm. students. Also, students of Computer Sciences visited UGC- DAE Consortium for scientific research at DAVV, Indore.
On 26th of Feb., industrial visit to NABL accredited Asha confectionary, Sanwer road, Indore was organized for B.Sc. Biotechnology students.
27th of Feb. was the day when intercollegiate competitions like Model exhibition, Biorangoli & Coding contest were organized which gave the students a platform to present their innovative ideas in the field of health, agriculture, energy conservation and clean & green environment that would develop as entrepreneurial start-ups & benefit the society. Ashi Tyagi, Smita Patel & Muskan Malviya of AIMSR got first prize in model making. Divyanshu Jain from M.R.S.C. got first prize in coding contest and Aakansha Kumari from P. M. B. Gujrati Science College won in Biorangoli. Guest for the event Mrs. Shraddha Sojatiya felicitated winners with certificates and cash prizes.
28th of Feb was celebrated by holding one day seminar on “Science Innovation & Society”. Eminent speakers from different Universities & Departments ignited young minds with their interactive & informative presentations. Main speaker Dr. Harish Vyas emphasized on acquiring eco-friendly approach for sustainable development and further promoted methods of developing eco-friendly houses. Dr. Alka Vyas highlighted the role of microorganism in industries. Dr. Ashok Sharma delivered his talk on applications of I. R. spectroscopy and Dr. Vivek Shrivastav on cloud computing. Group director and renowned educationist Dr. J. L. Bhandari told that India was earlier said to be country of serpentines but after 72 years, today India is 3rd biggest scientifically and industrially empowered country and has possibilities to be on 1st position.
Republic Day Celebration
In reference to the National festival of Republic Day AIMSR has organized “Patriotic singing & Debate competition competition” on 24th January 2019, Thrusday.
The topic for Debate competition is *Social Media exposure:A Boon or Curse*
Winners of Debate competition were-
yashika jain- against the motion
Aniket Dube -For the motion
Aanchal sundarani – Consolation prize
Winners of Patriotic Singing competition Solo
First Prize- Aproov Jain
Second Prize- Vanshika Soni
Winners of Duet Singing
Event was hosted by Apoorva Khurana and Kushi Sharma.
Poster presentation- Topic “Recent Advances in Science” and Logo-motto competition for SOLARIS club
The “SOLARIS CLUB” of Biosciences & Computer Science department organized Poster presentation on the Topic “Recent Advances in Science” and Logo-motto competition for the club on 30/11/18. Around 60 Poster and Logo were made by the students of B.Sc. Computer Science & B.Sc. Biotechnology. Some of the topics selected for poster were Nanotechnology, waste management, Robotics, desired baby concept, Space Science, Drug delivery system etc. Judgment criteria were based on creativity, concept, design, theme, clarity, explanation and slogan. I, II & III prizes were given in both the competitions. To appreciate their efforts, consolation prizes were also announced by the authorities. Enthusiastic participation of budding minds made the event momentous and meaningful.
Excursion- Nakhrali Dhani
Biosciences Department of AIMSR organized excursion to Nakhrali Dhani on 14 Dec. 2018 to provide an opportunity to teachers as well as students to bond with each other, giving both the parties a break from their hectic schedule. Total 50 students of B.Sc. I year Biotechnology with MB/PC/CS and B.Sc. II year Biotechnology were accompanied by Dr. Pranoti Belapurkar (HOD, Biosciences), Dr. Shivani Dubey, Prof. Rati Trivedi Nair and Prof. Pushpanjali Sharma.
Students enjoyed various desi games like ice water, break the chain, ball games etc. that enhanced team building spirit among the students & teachers. Students rocked the dance floor with wonderful music beats and also enjoyed cultural programs showcased by folk artists. All of them were amused to watch a little girl doing contortions and balancing on a rope bare foot and then on wheel.
Students thoroughly enjoyed magic show, puppet show, camel ride, horse ride, bullock cart and tanga ride etc. Delicious traditional Rajasthani food was savored by all. This trip fulfilled its motto to make the students and teachers relaxed and refreshed from daily routine.
Parent Teacher Meet-2018
Parent Teacher Meet was organised on 17/11/18 to discuss about student’s strengths and weaknesses in individual subjects and to find solution for their academic and behavioural issues. The motto of the meet was to promote students to participate in co & extra-curricular activities along with academics. Parents also gave their feedback regarding infrastructural facilities.
Guest lecture series on Bioinformatics (13-16/11/2018)
On 13/11/18, Session started with basics of Bioinformatics, introduction and classification of Databases. The session was interactive as expert linked biotechnology with bioinformatics and made students involved in answering questions related to theory, wet lab experiments and result analysis. Students learnt about importance of in-silico methods in relevance to biological data storage.
On 14/11/18, Sequence databases & protein family/domain databases were discussed. Students were made to understand databases like EMBL, GenBank, DDBJ, PIR, ProtParam, PDB etc. to create awareness about different tools used to store DNA/ RNA sequence information.
On 15/11/18, practical session commenced with use of NCBI (National Centre for Biotechnology Information) for retrieval of gene based information and to provide reference sequence standard. Questions related to locus, accession number, length of nucleotide sequence, one letter code amino acid sequence etc. obtained from result were discussed.
On 16/11/18, analysis of Protein sequences and DNA sequences in different formats of stored data were explained in-silico. Data retrieval using scientific name or accession no. along with data analysis was taught by the expert. Session was concluded with briefing and doubt solving. This Guest lecture series made students understand the need & importance of Bioinformatics in present time.
Expert Ms. Pooja Tiwari was felicitated with momento and letter of appreciation by Dr. Pranoti Belapurkar, HOD, Department of Biosciences.
Industrial Visit “M. P. Engineering and Machine Tools” at Sanwer Road
A batch of 20 students of B.Com II Year (Plain/Tax/Comp. Appl.), visited esteemed organization “M. P. Engineering and Machine Tools” at Sanwer Road, Indore on 29 October 2018.
Mr. Rajesh Jain, Director, gave brief introduction about the industry, its working pattern and adoption of new technology as per changing environment. He also interacted with the students and motivated them towards their career. The session was divided into two parts. In the first session, theoretical explanation was given, which was then explained practically during field visit. At the end, Mr. Rajesh Jain solved all the queries raised by students. Students had real feel of Industrial working after this visit. Overall, it was a great learning experience, helping students to understand on various technical aspects and application of automobile engineering.
Dr. Priyanka Chawla and Prof. Vikas Sharma coordinated this visit. At the end, faculties and students extended gratitude for giving opportunity and support to make visit a success with accomplishment of objectives.
Acropolis Institute of Management Studies & Research organised a 7 days Dharamshala – Dalhousie – Amritsar tour to provide their students learning and enriching experience which was commenced on 05th October 2018. The tour was planned and coordinated by Vice Principal- Dr. Manish Jain along with students coordinators. 70 students, Vice Principal and other faculty members – Mr. Vikas Sharma, Dr. Priyanka Chawla and Ms. Trapti Kapse were the part of this tour . Tour gave students a refreshing, enlightening, adventurous and tremendous learning experience during visits. The students of B.Com, BSC and BBA gained valuable insights through this memorable tour. The tour was a delightful experience for all. It was an opportunity for students to learn how management principles like time management, leadership, coordination, teamwork, group dynamics etc. are applied even in tourist areas. Tour was also a platform to understand the cultural differences, to appreciate the scenic beauty of hill areas and to develop a strong bonding between faculties and students. The best part of this tour was trekking to Triund Track of 20 K.M in a day when everybody showed their tremendous zeal, passion and perseverance to conquer one of the toughest tracks of India. The students of AIMSR also gave the message of ‘Swachchha Bharat’ at all places, as Indore is awarded number one cleanest city of India consecutively for two years.
AIMSR 11th Induction Ceremony
Acropolis Institute of Management Studies & Research organised its 11th induction programme for newly admitted students on 30th and 31st July respectively, where they took Oath to become skilled & cultured professionals. Director of the institute Dr Jayantilal Bhandari addressed newly admitted student & said that in this competitive era students should work hard for different skills like technical & communication apart from their studies. The Chairperson of Acropolis Group Mrs Shraddha Sojatia was present and she emphasised on the importance of Hard work and and tell the students to give hundred Percent to set their goals. The key note speakers for the event were famous Motivational Speaker and Training gurus Mr Tony Shukla and Mr Ambar Arondekar. Mr Tony Shukla talked about awareness of hidden inner talent through introspection and be selective while choosing their friends and their company.
Mr Ambar Arondekar talked about importance of being focused and emotionally attached to their goals, he also gave emphasis on a good academic record as this directly or indirectly going to enhance their success.
Principal of the Institute Dr Ashok Jhawr proposed Vote of Thanks and told the new batch students to get inspired and utilize the resources of College to mould their career.
The convenor of the programme Prof Neha Sharma let the students know about college code of conduct and Anti-Ragging environment of Acropolis. Vice chairman Acropolis Prof M.K Dubey and HODs of the College Dr Manish Jain, Dr Manish Vays and Dr Pranoti Belapurkar were also present in the ceremony.
‘Orientation & overview of subjects’ & “Role play” and “Who am I?”
On Day 2nd of induction week, ‘Orientation & Overview of subjects’ was organized so as to inculcate the understanding of departmental mission and vision. In this session, Dr. Pranoti Belepurkar (HOD, Biosciences) addressed B.Sc. I year & II year students and emphasized on career prospects of Microbiology/ Biotechnology, Chemistry / Pharmaceutical Chemistry and Computer Science. Further in her address she elaborated on value addition programs like entrepreneurship based case study, summer trainings, internship, skill development etc., along with various activities that will be executed under “Solaris”, The Science Club. To enhance student’s talent, they were introduced to other clubs like Yuvnika, Acro Women Cell, E-cell etc.
In the second part of today’s program, an interactive session between seniors and freshers was organised. In this, B.Sc. BT II year students performed role play in a game “Who am I?” enacting roles of eminent scientists, actors, chemical and biological compounds. Fresher students showed great interest in the event by giving correct answers for which they were given “token of appreciation” by their seniors.
Movie Review and Talent showcasing (02/08/2018)
On Day 3rd of Induction week, movie “M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story” was critically reviewed by Mr. Nimish Tiwari- Ex-National Cricket Coach for Under 19 team working presently as CAO Acropolis Institute. Introduction of Mr. Nimish Tiwari was given by Prof. Pushpanjali Sharma. Review was done for imparting character building values for becoming better humans, based on life of the most promising & successful cricketer and captain of India. He was felicitated by Dr. Pranoti Belapurkar, (HOD, Dept. of Biosciences) with holy Tulsi sapling. Vote of thanks was given by Dr. Shivani Dubey.
In the second half of Day 3, talent showcasing was organized so as to explore hidden talents among freshers. First year students showcased their talent through dance, singing, live painting and stand up. Special performances of skit, dance and singing by II year students made the event exciting and full of energy. The day 3 program ended with visit to Biosciences laboratories under the supervision of Prof. Rati Trivedi Nair.
Sports day (DESI GAMES) (03/08/18)
On day 3rd of induction week, sports activities were organized to provide a vehicle for social, physical, emotional and moral learning for the students to acknowledge them about Team building activity. The sports day included range of desi games such as “Chakma Gend, Vish Amrit, Rumal Jhapatta, Rassakashi and Sitoliya” these were conducted in the duration of three hours. Firstly, B.Sc. I year & II year were divided In two teams named Electron and Proton & the commencement of game was done with “Chakma Gend” and ended by” Rumal Jhapatta”. The students enjoyed a lot and learned team work.
After having two days Formal session of Induction ceremony on 30th & 31st July on 1st August,AIMSR has organized an interactive event “Desi Games” where both new and old students of BBA & B.Com , AIMSR got a chance of, not only to play the games but also to interect with each other. Students enjoyed Desi Games like Sitolya,Rumal Zjjapatta, kho-kho etc.
The day ended with the refreshment distribution to the students at AIMSR canteen which was a pleasant surprise for them after drenching sports activities.
Industry Visit- Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd” at Pithampur
A batch of 35 students of B. Com II Year, visited esteemed organization “Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd” at Pithampur on 25 July 2018. The main objective behind this visit was to provide practical knowledge about the operational activities including filling of Gas cylinders, quality control & inspection and dispatching along with precautionary measures.
Mr. Sankalp, territory coordinator, addressed the students and introduced about CPSU with Maharatna status – BPCL. The functioning of this unit was briefly explained in an understandable manner. The session was divided into two parts. In the first session, theoretical explanation was given which the officers then explained practically during field visit.
Students have got real feel of company’s working after this visit. Dr. Priyanka Chawla and Prof. Ankit Mahajan coordinated this visit. At the end, faculties and students extended hearty thanks to make visit a success with accomplishment of learning objectives.
NSS Activity- Plantation with Big FM
NSS Unit of AIMSR and 92.7 Big FM of Indore jointly organized a ‘Plantation Drive’ at the college campus on 13th July 2018. RJ Gaurrav and team from 92.7 Big FM addressed the students about need of plantation. They planted trees along with the entry road of AIMSR. They played a quiz on ‘Plants in Indore’ with the students and dignitaries and distributed prizes to the winners. The whole program was broadcasted live on 92.7 Big FM radio. Dr. jayantilal Bhandari, Director AIMSR, presented vote of thanks to all.
Poster Exhibition Competition – World Population Day
NSS Unit of AIMSR organized a ‘POSTER EXHIBIT COMPETITION’ on the occasion of World Population Day, 11rth July 2018. Director AIMSR, Dr. Jayantilal Bhandari addressed the students on this occasion. First Prize for the poster Exhibit Competition was bagged jointly by Mr. Arpit Kulkarni of B. Com. (Hons) II Year and Ms. Surbhi Patel of BBA II Sem. Second and Third prizes was won by Ms. Amisha Sugandhi and Ms. Anusha Singh Jadone of BBA II Sem, respectively. The event was judged by famous color artist Ms. Ankita Shank Mehta.
Gabriel India Ltd.
On July 10th 2018, 23 students of Acropolis Institute of Management Studies and Research, Indore, visited esteemed organization “Gabriel India Ltd.”.
The main objective behind this visit was to make students aware about the practical simulation carried out by Gabriel and let the students aware about operational activities, other production and finance related activities performed in the company.
The orientation of the company was headed by Ms. Aditi Jain, HR Executive, Gabriel India Ltd. She explained history and working pattern of the organization in an effective and lucid manner. The company adopted the Japanese model of quality control and management through various tools like six sigma, PDCA and quality circles. Students took a visit of production area of the company from where shock absorbers are manufactured. It was great to know that the company has got ISO certification and use various quality tools in its working.
Atal Indore City Transport Services Ltd.
On July 5th 2018, 40 students of Acropolis Institute of Management Studies and Research, Indore, visited esteemed organization “Atal Indore City Transport Services Ltd”.
The main objective behind this visit was to make students aware about the practical simulation carried out by AICTSL and let the students aware about operational activities, other IT related services like GPRS online monitoring, speed tracker, and its handling.
The orientation of the company was headed by Ms. Mala Singh Thakur, HR/PRO, AICTSL. She explained history and working pattern of the organization in an effective and lucid manner. The company adopted the financial model of public transportation system through private partnership where every players associated with the company are benefitted. Students took a visit of control room of the company from where buses are tracked and monitored. It was great to know that the company has adopted Smart city project and will start electric buses soon.