Besant Group of Institutions, Mangalore



October 31, 2018

Modern day business is a global affair.  With fast technological changes the globe has turned into a village opening up countless opportunities and challenges for the upcoming generation of entrepreneurs.  An ability to think analytically, learning operation of new technological break-throughs can connect new generation entrepreneurs to whole of the world. To be in the picture of business one must develop efficiency and persistence a dedicated businessman only can achieve higher benchmarks said Shri. Annappa Pai, Director, Ace Foods Private Limited, Mangalore. 

He spoke after  inaugurating a National Conference on “Youth Entrepreneurship in Current Competitive Arena  “INNOVARIOUS – 2018” organised by the Department of Post Graduate Studies in Commerce in association with Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Besant Women’s College  on Wednesday, 31st October 2018 in college auditorium.  

Shri. Mithun Bhat Kakunje, Director Kakunje Group of Companies, Mangalore,  in his keynote address elaborated upon the importance of conceiving an idea, incubating it and hatching  a new project which is workable and striving for its success. He said, the comfort zones when reached cause stagnancy in business. Hence, they must be broken to achieve new heights. Doing something which the heart likes is the surest way to achieve success and happiness he added. 

Shri Kudpi Jagadish Shenoy, President W.N.E.S  in his presidential speech said, an entrepreneur leads and directs his team,  builds their capacity and inspires the subordinates,  turns various resources into usable products and possibilities, creates comfortable life for himself and the society. An entrepreneur sets objectives for oneself and materialises it, besides supporting the people around and whole of the country, he called the participants of the conference to make full use of the sessions and develop into ideal entrepreneurs of tomorrow.   Prof. Anupa Baliga, convenor of the conference briefed on theme of the seminar. Shri K. Devananda Pai, Secretary of W.N.E.S. and Correspondent of Besant Women’s College and Dr. Praveen Kumar K.C.  Dean, Dept. of Commerce and IQAC head wished well for the programme. Dr. Sathish Kumar Shetty P., Principal of the College welcomed. Students Ms. Surabhi thanked and Ms. Anusha Prabhu compeered.  

The first session ‘Technical sessions on Entrepreneurial norms and skills for youth’ was addressed by Sri. Kumble Narasimha Prabhu, M.D., Kumble Solar Energy Private Ltd., and the second  ‘Youth entrepreneurship : Opportunities and challenges’ was addressed by Mrs. Rithu Chabria Shah, Co-Founder, Maniac Unisex Clothing - Manipal and Dehradun. 77 papers were presented by the delegates on the sub topic related to the subject of the conference.Innovarious_2018 (8).JPG

Talk on “Mobile Banking”- Dept of Kannada

October 16, 2018

Department of Kannada organized a talk on “Mobile banking” for students of 1st B.Com on 16th October 2018. Dr. Praveen Kumar K.C, HoD of Commerce and Management was the resource person.Talk_Kannada_2018_ (5).jpg

“ Tulunada Baliyendra” a play during Festival Day

October 13, 2018

Students of Benaaka staged “ Tulunada Baliyendra” a play during the festival day function organized by College Union on 13th October 2018.

“Research methodology for the students” -R&D Cell

October 12, 2018

Research and Development  Cell has  organised a programme on “Research methodology for the students” on 12.10.2018. Dr. Sudha K, convenor of the Cell welcomed  the resource person Prof. Shirley Rani, HOD, Dept. of Sociology and Student Secretary Ms. Anjali Vijay of Final B.Com (2) Batch  compered  the programme and proposed the vote of thanks.

Prof. Shirly Rani has  outlined the  skeletal frame work of  the process of research methodology encompassing  defining problems, collecting data, organizing, evaluating the data, making decisions, suggesting solutions, reaching conclusions and testing the conclusions. She explained them from the lens of social scientists with anecdotes based on research experiences and experiential learning in a simple and lucid manner that can be easily comprehended by the students. She elucidated how to select a topic of investigation and  do the field work with systematic planning. The main purpose of the talk is to encourage the students to work on simple topics  that give them the profound  research experience. All the R&D Cell students immensely benefitted from the programme  igniting them to do social science research reflected in their affirmative feedback. R&D_2018_New (1).jpg

Awareness programme on self defence-Dept. of English

October 10, 2018

An awareness programme on self defence was conducted by the Department of English of Besant Women’s College on 10th October 2018. Mr. Karthik S Kateel , grand master trainer for self-defense of youth Red Cross , India,  Red cross Society, Karnataka and founder of Swaraksha for  women trust (R) demonstrated the techniques of self-defence to the staff and students of Besant Women’s College. He was accompanied by his mother Mrs. Shobalatha. Sri K. Devanand Pai, Correspondent of BWC & Secretary of WNES, Dr. Sathish Kumar Shetty, Principal of BWC were present. Prof Preetha Bhandary introduced the resource person and welcomed the gathering. Mrs. Roopa delivered the vote of thanks. Prof. Meera, Mr. Girish and Ms. Shravari from the Dept. of English were present.Self Defense_2018_ (8).JPG