At the Intercollegiate Competitions conducted in the year 2019, a total of 110 students from 09 colleges participated in the competitions and the overall trophy was bagged by Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai.
The Department publishes two student journals annually – ‘M-Power’ – Shift I and ‘Business Insights’ – Shift II. These Journals act as a medium to develop the journalistic and research skills of the students. The Themes for the year 2018-19 are ‘People Metrics’ (M-Power, Vol. 18) and ‘Entrepreneurial Ecosystem’ (Business Insights, Vol.2).
ANNUAL NATIONAL LEVEL STUDENT PAPER PRESENTATION COMPETITIONS
In order to inculcate a culture of research and to develop the presentation skills of the students, the department organises Annual National Level Student Paper Presentation Competition. This is the flagship event of the department and witnesses a participation of a large number of teams from top-notch colleges. The winners are selected by an eminent panel of judges comprising academicians, researchers, entrepreneurs, industry representatives and trainers. The theme for the year 2019 was ‘Green Practices in Business’. Attractive cash prizes are awarded to the winners and the winning team for 2019 was D.G. Vaishnav College, Chennai
GUEST LECTURES AND WORKSHOPS
In order to supplement the curriculum and to provide real time exposure, the department organizes several Guest lectures and Workshops every semester. Academic experts and Industry professionals are invited to address the students on the latest trends in business.
An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of teaching. The students of the department get a hands-on experience through practice school in the following areas.