‘BIZZUP - The Startup BIZZ’ was a competition between the students of SY BAF and SY BFM to showcase their talents in promoting and marketing ‘Startup ideas’. It was a joint initiative of BFM & BAF, conducted on 13th December, 2019. The judges were Mr. Jayant Shobhawat, founder and C.E.O and Mr. Mitesh Patel, Co-Founder of Zippy Feed foods. This competition was between teams of students, who had to create a unique startup, and pitch it up to the audience in the form of a ppt. The event tested the students’ innovative abilities, business sense, creativity and presence of mind. The students out-performed the expectations of the faculty members and judges; and came up with adroit presentations. The judges made the entire session interactive and therefore interesting, by asking questions on various aspects of each presentation. They also offered suggestions to the students which were of immense practical importance. The winning team consisted of Ms. Nikita Verma (SY BAF), Ms. Shalini Nair (FY BAF) and Ms. Simran Kamble (FY BAF). The runner-up team consisted of Ms. Lakshita Singh, Ms. Akanksha Sharma and Mr. Ashwin Menon from SY BFM. The event helped in elimination of stage-fear and building up confidence in students. The students enjoyed the experience of putting into practice what they learnt in theory.
VISIT TO RELIANCE CORPORATE PARK
The students of BAF have “Company Law” as a part of their SY syllabus.Around 60 students (9 TYs and 51 SYs) accompanied by a faculty visited RIL. The Secretary of SIES (Nerul) College of Arts, Science & Commerce Alumni Trust was instrumental in making this endeavour possible. The students were provided with an overview on Corporate laws, guidance on pursuing courses like that of the CS, CA, CMA, CFA, CFP, etc. Mr. Sudhakar Saraswatula, Vice President - Corporate Secretarial and his team offered guidance to the students. He talked about the importance of self confidence. He also discussed how it is important to make your own career path with your capabilities, identifying your strengths and weaknesses, improving on what you lack.
X MAS CELEBRATIONS – 2019
The staff and students of BAF have always attached a place of pride and importance for value based and social outreach activities. This year, Xmas celebrations were held with around 15 senior citizens of Adhata Trust on 24th December, 2019. The AVRoom, venue of the event and a Christmas tree were decorated with balloons, stars and lights to bring in the festive mood. The event began with a prayer song. There was a reading from the Bible and the Christmas message was delivered by a faculty member of BAF. Then, a few students of the Music Club joined the students of SY BAF in singing Carols, the highlight of every XMas celebration. The audience thoroughly enjoyed the rendition. The next item in the program was a skit performed by the students of SY BAF – which conveyed to the audience what Christmas is all about -importance of caring and sharing!! The members of the Adhata Trust were then invited to speak or perform something, if they desired. A couple of them came forward and sang songs, also spreading the message of sharing and love. The members also expressed their joy and gratitude on making them a part of the celebrations.