This action might not be possible to undo. Are you sure you want to continue?
a B.A (JEP) IV Sem student of TJC has made a Tele Film in Malyalam named GREEN. The story goes through the perspective of a girl who came to a typical Kerala country side village from a metro city to spend her summer vacation with her grandfather. Niju is the scriptwriter, editor and director of the forty minutes short film which was released on June 15, 2013.
TJIT BAGS EXCELLENCE AWARD TJIT BAGS Excellence Award Technology has been
T. John Institute of awarded a Certificate of Excellence as A+ Category Engineering College of India for the year 2013 for being in the 10th Place under the Students’ Admission Category by the Business & Management Chronicle. This brilliant achievement was also published in the May 2013 (Vol. 17) edition of the magazine.
Message from the Chairman
Dr. Thomas P. John
Message from the Campus Director
academic year has passed with many achievements and sweet memories for the members of TJGI. We have forged ahead and achieved new heights whether in academic excellence or extra-curricular achievements. The stage is set for us to strive harder and keep up the good work. This is also the time when we have had new additions to our T. John Group of Institutions. I welcome all the new members to our family. We provide ample opportunities for academic and extra-curricular excellence and I urge all the new members to make use of the opportunities to the best of their abilities. Time runs fast and the best way to make it count is not only working harder but also smarter to achieve your goals within the given time frame. Wg Cdr (Ret’d) P. Sambasivan
of T. John College of Pharmacy secured an All India Rank of 80 at the recently held Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test 2013, Amrutha Dhanakumar conducted by has AICTE, (VI Sem, ECE, TJIT) been selected for Masters Program at New Delhi. Georgia Institute of Technology, TJCP wishes Atlanta, USA in ECE for Fall 2013. him all the best! T. John Group congratulates her
and wishes her all the best.
02 02 02 03
Alumni’s Corner Group Events T. JOHN COLLEGE OF NURSING T. John College of Pharmacy
04 05 08 12
T. JOHN INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT & SCIENCE T.JOHN COLLEGE T. JOHN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY Sports News
I N S I D E
is the start of a new academic year and I would like to take this opportunity to welcome the new batch of students who have joined T. John family this year. T. John Group of Institutions is a centre of learning excellence and our achievements stand testimony to that. I hope that the new batch would emulate their seniors and make use of all the opportunities that are provided here and go further than their predecessors in their academic and extracurricular achievements. Our faculties and staff are here to prepare you to face the challenges ahead, guide you in your academic journey and get you ready for all walks of life. I wish all of you an enriching learning experience ahead and strive for the best in whatever you do.
APRIL – JUNE 2013
Chanika Praba Daulagala (2007–2010 Batch), Development Merchandiseri at Hirdaramani Group, Maharagama
Launch of Renovated Website
T. John College of Pharmacy
Intercollegiate Fashion & Dance Competition
TJCP organized ‘Estilo Y Moda’ (fashion and dance competition) on April 27, 2013. 250 participants from 18 different colleges from around Bangalore showcased their talents and skills in front of a jam packed auditorium. There were 12 fashion teams, 10 group dance teams and 20 solo dance contestants in total.
Sl.No 1 Title Synthesis, Characterization and Evaluation of Microbial Activity of some Heterocyclic Compounds containing Benzothiazole Moieties Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Benzimidazole Derivatives and Evaluation of their Antibacterial Activities Journal Name Journal of Drug Discovery and Therapeutics International Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences Letters Author
Launch of the new website
Umadanthi Dais (2002–2005 Batch), Designer in MAS Holdings, Srilanka.
Syed Nizambuddin (2006–2009 Batch), Clinical Pharmacist in Lotus Labs Pvt. Ltd. Dubai.
Taruna Ram Kurrun (2009–2011 Batch), Garment Technologist in Compagnie Mauricienne De Textile, Mauritius.
Anoop Nair (2005–2009 Batch), Pharmacist in GSK & Aster Pharmacy, UAE.
On 27 May 2013, the official website of T. John Group of Institutions www. tjohncollege.com was officially launched by Wg Cdr (Ret’d) P. Sambasivan in the presence of Dr. Shikha Tiwari (Principal, TJC), Dr. Padmanabha S (Principal, TJIT), Prof. Neelavathi (Principal, TJCN), Dr. G P Prabhukumar (Dean, TJIT), Sri. Joseph Vaseegaran (Academic Administrator, TJGI), Sri. Rajesh Naik (Head Marketing, TJGI), Ms. Vijaya Sriram (Admission Officer) & Prof. Krupanidhi (TJCP). The first website of the college www. tjohncollege.com was launched on 24th September 2002. As early as
2002, T. John were the pioneers to use internet as a medium for spreading the awareness about the college and its courses, with features such as online application, student grievances, video and blog. The website was initially developed using traditional php language which is having limitations for today’s growing needs of website content, hence a need was felt to switch over to a more versatile and flexible open source platform. The new website is based on Content Management System (CMS) and is developed using Joomla, the world’s most popular CMS platform.
Competition Fashion Fashion Fashion Group Dance Solo Dance Solo Dance
Winning Team Anuththara and team (TJC) Madhu Harsha and team (TJCP) Dream Zone Mamta and group (SSMRV) Akshaya and team (TJCP) Pradeepa (TJCP) Mamta (SSMRV)
Position Cash Prize (Rs.) First Second Third First Second First Second 10000 5000 3000 5000 3000 2000 1000
3 Comparative Study of Memory Enhancing Property of ‘Modafinil and Cissampelos Pariera’ in Mice Journal of Drug Discovery and Therapeutics Prateek Bisht, et.al.
Visit to Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital
First year Pharm. D students of TJCP visited Agarwal’s Multispecialty Eye Hospital, Bangalore on May 31, 2013. Students got to know sophisticated medical instruments such as LASIK, laser instrument, eye refractometer, eye angiography unit etc. The hospital displayed a live laser operation too.
Special Thanks to our Faculty
a) Heartfelt thanks to Khalida Khanum, Professor, TJCP, who invited His Excellency Dr A.P.J Abdul Kalam, Former President of India to TJGI.
T. John College of Nursing
Dr. Ruby John and Jyothi R., faculty of TJCN conducted career guidance in Loyola PU College at Kalainagrahara, Bangalore from May 7–8, 2013. Sixtynine students and parents attended this session and learnt about many options available for their future.
Family Planning Program
Obstetric and Gynecological Nursing Department of TJCN organized a family planning programme in Jayanagar General Hospital on May 11, 2013. It was organized by the students TJCN students conducting the program of II Year M.Sc Nursing and I yr P.C.B.Sc Nursing students were guided by Sartaj Fatima (HOD, OBG Dept.), Jayanthi G (Assistant Professor), Silvester Sugirtha (Assistant Lecturer) & Nalini (Assistant Lecturer).
b) Thanks to Madhu A, Sr. Lecturer, TJCP for his efforts in ensuring Memorandum of Understanding with Narayana Hrudayalaya, Bangalore.
Sl.No 1 2 3 4 5 6 Student Name Peter Deepak Konda V Pramoda Manne Ravi P. Prabhakar Reddy Santhosh Kumar J.V. Kumari Designation Associate, Pharmacovigilance Associate, Pharmacovigilance Research Associate Production Chemist Research Analyst, Pharmaceutical Data Management Research Associate Placed at Quintiles, Bangalore Quintiles, Bangalore Thomas Reuters, Chennai Medopharma, Chennai Cognizant, Hyderabad Thomas Reuters, Chennai
Staff & Pharma. D Students at Agarwal Eye Hospital
Dr. Ruby During Career Guidance Program
Occupational Health and Safety Training Programme
TJCN conducted an Occupational Health and Safety Training Programme June 24, 2013. Dr. Dinakar, Director and trainer from Vitals Health Care was the resource person. It was attended by all staff and students of M. Sc (N), B. Sc (N) and PB B. Sc (N).
Guest Talk by Dr. Sriharsha
Dr. Sriharsha, Senior Manager from Biocon, Bangalore delivered a guest talk on ‘Drug Discovery Process and Technology Transfer in Pharma Industry’ on June 22, 2013. The session delved on the research status of antiHIV and anti-cancer drugs, overview of chemotherapy of drugs and their mechanism.
International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
Dr. Dinakar Conducting Training Programme
International Mother’s Day
On June 10, PBBSC Nursing students from OBG Nursing Department organized International Mother’s Day at Aeraka PHC. The students organized an interactive session talking Students interacting with mothers on health issues and creating awareness amongst the mothers at the PHC under the guidance of HOD’S Monica Paul and GT Sartaj Fathima.
On the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking which is June 26, the Department of Psychiatric Nursing of TJCN organized an awareness programme for the housekeepers of TJGI on drug abuse and illicit trafficking. Students of III Year B.Sc (N), II Year PB BSc (N) and II Year M.Sc (N) arranged power point presentations, skit, videos, myme and dance on the ill effects of alcohol, smoking and drug abuse. 28 housekeepers participated and gained information regarding the ill effects of using drugs.
Guest talk by Dr. Sriharsha
Participation in National Workshop
Final year students of TJCP along with staff attended a national workshop on Packaging Materials, Machines and Packing Process from April 4-6, 2013. The workshop was organized by The Indian Pharmaceutical Association in association with Acharya and B.M. Reddy College of Pharmacy and Karnataka Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Manufacturer’s Association, Bangalore.
Easter Day Celebration
Students of TJCP conducted belated Easter Day Celebration on April 4, 2013. It was an occasion for students of different communities to know the importance of Easter Day and to be a part of its celebration.
Cake cutting during Easter Celebration
Students Spreading Awarness through mime
Birthday Farewell Party Celebration of Farewell party was organized by Prophet Hazrat Ali III B. Pharma students of TJCP for
Iraqi students of TJCP celebrated birthday of Prophet Hazrat Ali, cousin of Prophet Mohammed Ali on Students celebrating Birthday of Prophet Hazrat Ali May 24, 2013. Faraz of III B. Pharma anchored the occasion and spoke about Prophet Hazrat Ali, who is admired for his wisdom and virtue.
T. John College
The Induction Programme for the UG students was held on 19th of June, 2013 in TJC. The programme was attended by revered Fr. Eldho, Dr. Thomas P. John, Wg. Cdr. (Ret’d) P. Sambasivan, Dr. Shikha Tiwari, Dr. Nilanjana Basu, HODs of various departments, faculty members, students and their parents or local guardians. The programme began with an address from Fr. Eldho. All the dignitaries
IV B. Pharma students at Radiant Resort, Bangalore on June 29, 2013. It was an occasion for the seniors to share their views Final year students rocking at Farewell Party and experience with their juniors. Cultural events and games were organized by juniors for the seniors. A token of love and remembrance was given to each of the IV B. Pharma students on this occasion.
O. L Ameer Ajwad Interacts with Sri Lankan Students
Following the Graduation Day Ceremony on April 20, 2013 the Chief Guest Mr. O.L Ameer Ajwad (Actg. Deputy High Commissioner of Sri Lanka for Southern India) interacted with the Sri Lankan students of TJGI along with Dr. Shikha Tiwari (Principal, TJC) and Dr. Nilanjana Basu (Vice Principal, TJC). Sri Lankan students did a presentation about their achievements in the institution followed by a speech by the Chief Guest. Mr. Ameer Ajwad appreciated the Sri Lankan students for their achievements in T. John Group. He stated that this was his best interaction with the students of Sri Lanka in India and thanked T. John College for providing him this opportunity.
T. John Institute of Management & Science
Congratulations to Dr. Chitradevi for her new book titled “Accounting for Managers”, published by Thakur Publication, Bangalore. This book is a text book for MBA I Sem students.
A Seminar on by Keshav from Edukart.Com
TIMS organized a seminar on May 24, 2013 conducted by Keshav who’s a Lead Executive in Edukart.com, one of India’s leading education company. Keshav explained the various factors of getting an value added program where they offer a number of programs to mould one’s skill sets and knowledge. Edukart offers
Valediction for MBA (2011-2013 Batch)
MBA II students organized a valediction for the outgoing seniors on June 21, 2013. Campus
Mr. O.L Ameer Ajwad addressing Sri Lankan Students
Mime Performance by TJC
Dignateries, Parents & Freshers at TJC Induction Program
3-Day Intensive Workshop on Human Resource Practices
TIMS MBA students participated in a workshop on HR practices which was conducted from May 14-16, 2013 by Anand Hengal. The topics covered were competency mapping, performance management system and compensation and benefit planning. It was an interactive session complemented with role-plays which had to be done by the participants.
Keshav from Edukart explaining the various factors of getting an value added program
MBA Students at Valediction
Cyber Security and Ethical Hacking
Ankit Fadia is an independent computer security consultant and author. Fadia describes himself as an ethical hacker, and has written several books on the topic of computer security. Ankit conducted a seminar on Cyber Security and Ethical Hacking on April 26, 2013 for the students of TIMS. He spoke on how companies like Google collect users personal information, search patterns and store them on their servers. He also spoke on the topic of proxy servers which are used to mask an individual’s IP address and ways to trace another person’s IP address. Ankit also delved on the malicious Trojan viruses and methods used by terrorists to encrypt messages onto a picture and transmit it.
online programs on a wide range of subjects with certification. Its most popular programs include post graduate certificate course, telecom management certification, project management training, digital marketing certification, retail certification, financial certification and skill development.
Director Wing. Comdr. Retd. P Sambasivan, HOD of TIMS Bindiya Gadiyar and all faculties attended the ceremony and wished the students a bright future.
participated in the lamp lighting ceremony. The welcome address was delivered by Dr. Shikha Tiwari. Dr. Thomas P. John and Wg. Cdr. (Ret’d) P. Sambasivan addressed the students and made them aware of their role and responsibilities as students. A brief introduction regarding T. John College was given followed by various departmental presentations, a presentation on students’ welfare and grievances, club activities as well as on the rules and regulations of the college. The vote of thanks was given by Dr. Nilanjana Basu. The programme ended on an optimistic note with the message that students have to make the utmost of the opportunities that are given to them for which they will have to work with great sincerity and dedication.
The ‘Drama Club – Nautanki’ under the Literary Club presented a mime performance, The Hero on April 19, 2013. The mime was organized by Niji Nelson with assistance from Nagarathna M.L. and Mariamma John. It was directed by Akshay from IV Sem B.A. (JEP). The mime was based on the life of an Indian soldier who sacrifices his comforts to save the lives of the millions of Indian people and finally gets martyred for his motherland.
Lecture Sessions by the Faculty Members of TJC
The lecture sessions by the teaching staff of TJC started on April 8, 2013 through which the faculty members shared the knowledge that they had gained by attending or participating in several conferences, seminars and faculty development programmes. The sessions were presided by the Principal of TJC, Dr. Shikha Tiwari and the Vice Principal Dr. Nilanjana Basu. These sessions were organized by Dr. Sindhu from the Department of Biosciences. The first session began with Pooja Basnett from the Department of Languages who shared her knowledge regarding Journalism and film making. Nagarathna M.L. from the Department of Languages shared her knowledge regarding Positive Psychology and means of spreading happiness and positivity around us. Satish Kumar from the Department of Hotel Management shared his knowledge regarding wine making, storing, serving, smelling and tasting with the audience. The second session was held on April 9, 2013. It began with Jayaprabha from the Department of Computer Applications as she shared her knowledge regarding the developments required in a modern day teacher to cater to the demands of the new generation students. Suresh from the
Students Conducting MIME
Industrial Visit to Coca-Cola Beverages Ltd.
TIMS had organized an industrial visit to Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Pvt. Ltd, Bidadi on June 9, 2013. MBA II Sem students were accompanied by faculties Jabez and Dr. Chitra Devi.
Dr. Chitra Devi arranged a team building exercise with the aim to bring forth the creativity of students and make them value the aesthetics of team work. Students were divided into groups and were tasked with creating an innovative greeting card using any theme for any occasion. Every team was given a blank but colored card on which they had to portray their creativity after deciding on the theme unanimously. The event saw many creative ideas and thoughts brought forward and the winning team was the one that displayed the best creative team work.
Participants with Dr. Chitra Devi making cards
Graduation Day 2013
Graduation Day 2013 was celebrated on April 20, 2013 in TJC and TJIMS. The occasion was graced by the presence of the Chief Guest Mr. Omar Lebbe Ameer Ajwad who is the Actg. Deputy High Commissioner of Sri Lanka for Southern India, the Chairman of TJGI Dr. Thomas P. John, The Advisor to TJGI Retd. Wg. Cdr. D.A.K. Yohan, the Campus Director of TJGI Retd. Wg. Cdr. P. Sambasivan, the Principal of TJC Dr. Shikha Tiwari along with the Vice Principal of TJC Dr. Nilanjana Basu, HOD’s and other faculty members. The students were there for the occasion with their parents and well-wishers. The Principal administered the oath to the students. The students with outstanding academic performance – Juhi Verma from BBM (TJC), Reshma Dev from BBM (TIMS), Thejaswini M.C from BCA (TJC), Johny Kiran from BHM (TJC) and Umanga Nathali Galaitiyawa from B.Sc. FAD (TJC) were awarded by the Chief Guest. The ‘Popular Teacher’s Award’ was given to M Sridhar Krishnan from the Department of Hotel Management by the Chairman of TJGI. Febin John James from II Sem BCA was awarded for his laudable achievements in the field of Computer Applications. All the final year students were called up on the dais and given their college leaving certificates by the dignitaries. This was followed by a cultural extravaganza for the entertainment of the guests.
TIMS Bags Second Prize in Cacciatore Event
TJC Faculty Members Attending Popular Lectures at TJC Campus
II Sem MBA Students at Coca-Cola Beverages
TJIT organized management fest ‘ESPIRIT’ for all MBA students across Bangalore colleges from May 21-22, 2013 on the 21st and 22nd of May 2013. The fest consisted of the following events such as Cazador (Marketing), Venator (Finance), Jager (Human Resource), Lovec (Business Quiz), Artemis (Best Manager) & Cacciatore (Cricket) TIMS students were the runners-up in Cacciatore event.
The Bidadi centre is a manufacturing unit for Coca Cola, Thumps Up, Fanta and Limca. The students were shown the different processing units, their unique functions, the automation of processes as well as quality monitoring standards. The visit was an eye opener for many as the unit showcases the work that goes behind into making the world’s favorite beverage drink.
Dr. Shikha Lighting the Lamp during the Graduation Ceremony
Department of Hotel Management spoke at length on the same topic and made the audience aware of the sweeping changes that are required in the mind-set of modern day teacher in order to keep pace with the modern day students. The final presentation in the session was done by Jyoti Byaratti from the Department of Management Studies on a research paper jointly written by her and her colleague Charul Aggarwal. The presentation was based on Ambush Marketing as a marketing technique borrowed from the field of military tactics and used by corporates in order to market their commodities.
The Popular Lecture Sessions
The Popular Lecture Sessions was organized in TJC on April 10, 12 & 13, 2013 and was presided over by Dr. Nilanjana Basu, Vice Principal of TJC. On April 10, 2013 Arun Kumar from the Department of Management Studies initiated the session and delivered a lecture on ‘Investments in Stocks in India’. His lecture was followed by a presentation on ‘Flower Arrangement’ by Bandana Singh from the Department of Hotel Management. The session ended with a knowledge sharing lecture by Niji Nelson on ‘Teaching – A Mixed Ability Class of Students’. On April 12, 2013, Nagarathna M.L. from the Department of Languages presented on ‘Cognitive Behavioural Therapy on Anxiety and Weight Management in Obese Women’. Her presentation was followed by Dr. K. Nithya’s presentation from the Department of Biosciences. The topic of her presentation was ‘Mycotoxins and their Chronic Effects on the Human Body’. On April 13, 2013, the session began with a presentation by Mohana from the Department of Quantitative Techniques on the Theory of Golden Ratio which is found in human beings, animals, plants and architectural structures such as the ancient pyramids. It was followed by a presentation on Fashion Accessories by Yashaswini.
RJ Sri Ram at T. John Campus
of experience in the field of HR. In his career, he has been the HR Consultant with many national and international clients. The workshop was coordinated by Manohar Ramesh.
Day 3 – Compensation and Benefit Planning
The session focused on compensation survey, fixation of salary, income tax, different components of salary and various benefits for employees. The students had to compute salaries for various levels of executives.
Day 1 – Competency Mapping
The first two sessions had introduction to the concept and Mr. Anand Hengal Conducting the workshop for MBA Students practical implication of the concept. The third session had role play in which the Human Resource Practices students participated. Workshop Department of Management Studies organized a 3-day intensive workshop from May 14-16, 2013 focusing on the various dimensions of human resource management. The resource person was Anand Hengal with more than 14 years
Goal-Oriented Approach to Success
On May 9, 2013 Campus Director of TJGI Mr. P. Sambasivan Wg. Cdr. (Retd.), interacted with the management students of TJC on their goals and the time-line to achieve these goals. The focus of this discussion was on having SMART goals in personal life and as well as professional life. The programme was organized by Dr. Loganathan, Director of Management Studies and Gopan. Bioscience like Epigenetic and cancer: role of microsRNAs and DNA methylation in brain tumour development, advances in Human Genetics and traditional, modern and futuristic vaccines.
Rock the Campus by Radio Indigo 91.9 FM
‘Rock the Campus’ hosted by RJ Sriram of Radio Indigo 91.9 FM in association with Mega Mart, rocked the campus of T. John College with the participation of students from both TJC and TIMS on June 27, 2013. The students enjoyed the event by dancing, singing, taking part in competitions such as: Dress the Mannequins, Fact or Bull-crap, Battle of the Sexes and JAM. The program not only laid a platform for the hidden talents for TJohnites but also marked a memorable moment in TJC. The program was co-ordinated by the Bioscience Department under the guidance of Babu N.
Day 2 – Performance Management System
Conceptual clarity was mixed with practical aspects bringing out a wholesome view of PMS. Role-plays and live examples made the session interactive.
Department of Bio Sciences
Bioscience department is proud in having published three international papers in renowned journals. The work carried out was in the field of Biotechnology, applied Medical Biochemistry and Industrial Biotechnology. The papers were as follows:
1. Babu N, Amirtham D, Rajesh Ramachandran and Purnima on – Morphological, biochemical and molecular characterization of anon chitinase protease producing bacteria, its biodegrading effect on shell fish waste and its enzyme kinetics – Elixir Bio Tech. 55:13116-13119. 2. Sathiya G on – Production of protease from Bacillus subtilis and its application in leather making process –International Journal of Research in Biotechnology and Biochemistry. 3(1): 7-10. 3. Sindhu S and Babu N on – Analysis of anti oxidant status in varying age groups of hypothyroid patients in Bangalore – Elixir Appl. Biology 58: 14739-14743.
Department of Computer Applications
• Placement was arranged for students of VI Sem BCA and VI Sem MCA on April 7, 2013 with Aricent and on April 14, 2013 with IBM • VI Sem BCA students who got successfully placed are: 1. Midhun Krishna – Cognizant 2. Pannag – HP 3. Ashritha and Thajudeen – Wiprowase • II and IV Sem MCA attended a seminar on ‘Building Leadership Skills’ conducted by Retd. Group Captain Vijay Kumar from Indian Air Force, organized by Dept. of Computer Applications, TJC.
Bioscience Department Graduation Day 2013
Students along with Mrs. Shiva Sharma at the Seminar
• Retd. Group Captain Vijay Kumar from Indian Air Force gave a presentation on ‘Building Leadership Skills’ for II and IV Sem MCA students on April 19, 2013
Industrial Visit to ISRO
• Present VI Sem MCA students scored 90% in their V Sem exams • Thejaswini M.C. from BCA was awarded for her outstanding academic performance on April 20, 2013 at the Graduation Day ceremony.
Faculty Workshop/ Presentation:
• Senior lecturer Jayaprabha participated in a placement meeting organized by HP, Bangalore on June 18, 2013 • Senior lecturer Jobin Scaria attended a workshop on ‘Agile Project Management Design Thinking Business Model’ by SAP Labs, Bangalore held from June 12-13, 2013.
• IV Sem MCA attended a seminar on ‘Microsoft Certification’ on April 26, 2013 and on ‘Ethical Hacking’ on April 26, 2013 conducted by TJGI
• II and IV Sem MCA along with the HOD Mohini Bhat and senior faculty Jayaprabha from the Department of Computer Applications visited the Center for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), Bangalore on May 17, 2013. Students got an opportunity to know more about Supercomputer “PARAM” and some technical aspects of its server and its current applications. • IV Sem MCA along with senior lecturers Jayaprabha and Jobin Scaria visited ISRO on April 1, 2013. Students were able to view satellite models such as Aryabhatta, PSLV, GSLV and the various subsystems used in making a satellite.
Students of M.Sc. Biochemistry IV Sem and M.Sc. Biotechnology II Sem attended a training program on X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy and Lead analyser (Lead care II) for their project work at National Referral Centre for Lead Projects in India (NRCLPI), St. John’s Medical college, Bangalore under the guidance of Dr. Venkatesh Thuppil, Director of NRCLPI, held from May 14-15, 2013.
Graduation Day was celebrated on May 18, 2013 and the Chief Guest for the event was Karnvir Mundrey, Director of Atharva Life Sciences Consulting Pvt. Ltd. Vice Principal of TJC Dr. Nilanjana Basu, Head of Department N. Babu and faculty members of the department were also present. Vilish Intwala from M.Sc Biotechnology and Niranjan R. Ashtekar from M.Sc. Biochemistry were awarded for their outstanding academic performance by the Chief Guest.
Bioscience final year students have been placed across reputed research institutes and industries in India for three month projects in various fields of Biosciences. A discussion forum was organised for the students on May 17 and from June 18-19, 2013 to present their individual projects. This has also allowed many students to obtain industrial exposure and in turn has increased their potential in scientific research.
Seminar on ‘Biology 21st Century’
MSc Biochemistry II and IV Sem students along with Shiva Sharma attended the ‘Science Academies Lecture Workshop on Biology 21st Century’ held from May 24-25, 2013, organized by SRN Adarsh College, Bangalore in association with Indian Academy of Science, Bangalore, Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi and The National Academy of Sciences, Allahabad. The sessions focussed on the emerging fields in
Group Photo of MSc Bioscience Dept Graduating Students
Department of Management
Human Relations Practices in the Industry
Aravind Warrier, Senior Manager, HR, Timkens India Pvt. Ltd, Bangalore delivered a talk on ‘Human Relations Practices in the Industry’ for II Sem MBA students on May 3, 2013. It was organized by Department of Management Studies in connection with Workers Day, celebrated on May 1st every year. Aravind stressed on what is expected from management students in the current market like the importance of statistical analysis, MS excel, communication skills and inculcating good habits such as watching business news channels and reading business magazines. Other topics were projects that they should take up during the course, to develop innovative and creative thinking among the students. The programme was organized and coordinated by Dr. Loganathan, Director of Management Studies and Manohar Ramesh of the Management Dept.
Department of Fashion & Apparel Design
The following students from the Dept. of FAD have been successfully placed:
Sl. No. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Name of the Student Srikruthi Almas Jayshree Nimisha Bijitha Arun Kumar Spoorthy Karthik Monisha Ichan Company Name Red Cherry Entertainment Raakhi’s Fashion House Indo-Afra Clothing Indo-Afra Clothing Indo-Afra Clothing Designation Event Organiger Assistant Designer Merchandiser Merchandiser Merchandiser Assistant Visual Merchandiser
Department of Hotel Management
Workshop on Tea Tasting
BHM department of TJC organized ‘Taj Tea Trail’, a tea tasting workshop in the Prerana Restaurant on June 28, 2013. It was conducted by Hemanath, an expert in tea training programs for hotels and bars across the world. The program was done under the guidance of Sathish Kumar (faculty of BHM department), it involved sessions on preparing different types of tea, flaring apart from tea tasting.
Human Resource Practices in Production Organization
TJC conducted a guest talk on May 02, 2013 on ‘Human Resource Practices in Production Organization’. The resource person for the event was V Nagaraj, Vice-President, HR (Retd.), TTK Prestige Ltd, Bangalore. Nagaraj is an HR veteran with more than 30 years of industrial experience and he covered HR related topics in its micro and macro aspects. The session was made interesting with anecdotes, interaction, live stories etc. He spoke on 5D’sDirection, Dedication, Determination, Discipline,
Guest Talk – Mr. V. Nagaraj interacting with Students
and Deadlines to succeed and manage better. Management students from TJC and TIMS, TJC Management Director Dr. Loganathan and faculty members from various institutes participated in the session.
BHM Students at the Tea Tasting Workshop
Department of Languages
NAMAK ka Daroga screening
Department of Mechanical Engineering
1. GRID (Globals Research Innovation & Development) conducted India’s first campus show ‘Project Expo 2013’ in TJIT, and awarded 3 prizes to the projects done in the Department: • 1st Prize: ‘Leaf Sensor with Data Logger’, a student project funded by VGST for IV Sem students • 2nd Prize: ‘Design and Fabrication of Magnetic Coolant Filter’, final year project done by VIII Sem students • Consolation Prize: ‘Design and Fabrication of Hover Craft’, final year project done by VIII Sem students. 2. Results for VIII Sem students of ME has been announced, following are the significant achievements: • 100% results in 5 subjects • 25 students secured First Class with Distinctions out of 30 students. 3. Project titled ‘Leaf Sensor with Data Logger’, funded by VGST for IV Sem students has been completed and submitted to VGST. 4. A national conference paper titled ‘Conceptual Design of Leaf Sensor’ was presented by faculty Mr. Nagamadhu M and IV Sem Mechnical Engineering student Manoj Kumar C & Kenneth Rohan Kotian at Sri Krishna Institute of Technology (SKIT), Bangalore on April 10, 2013. 5. A national conference paper titled ‘Automatic Irrigation System with Data Logging’ has been accepted for presentation and publication in the conference at Sri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute of Technology, UJIRE-574240 to be held from September 27-28, 2013. The paper is by faculty Mr. Nagamadhu M and IV Sem mechanical students Manoj Kumar C, Kenneth Rohan Kotian and Vijay S. 6. A national conference paper titled ‘Time Based Irrigation System’ has been accepted for presentation in NCMTCST2013 at Ellenki College of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad. The paper is by faculty Mr. Nagamadhu M and IV Sem mechanical students Manoj Kumar C and Kenneth Rohan Kotian.
BA Students at SOS Village with Faculty Members
Visit to SOS Children’s Village
II and IV Sem BA (JEP) students were taken to the internationally renowned NGO SOS Children’s Village at Hulimavu, Bangalore on April 2, 2013. They were accompanied by Psychology lecturer Nagarathna Dewakar and Language department faculty Mariamma John. The students were taken around the serene premises by the officer of the organization who helped in clarifying the doubts of the children and in providing a better understanding about it. The students were all overwhelmed by the experience they had in the facility and appreciated the intense work done by the NGO.
Sankalpa – Second Edition
Animation film Shakuntala was screened for IV Semester BCA and FAD students by Dr. Panchali Mukherjee on April 5, 2013. The animation film is related to a novel called Apsara ka Shaap which is a part of their syllabus for Hindi. The film was screened with the purpose of providing knowledge to the students regarding Indian Mythology. The story ‘Namak Ka Daroga’ by Munshi Premchand was screened on April 3, 2013 for IV Sem BBM and BHM students by Dr. Panchali Mukherjee. The story which forms a part of the student’s syllabus is about an honest inspector who faces many difficult situations but remains on the path of righteousness despite the odds.
Kenneth Rohan Kotian at the National Conference at Sri Krishna Institute of Technology (SKIT), Bangalore
“The Subversion of Panopticism in A.S.P. Ayyar’s Baladitya and Three Men of Destiny”. The Journal of Indian Writing in English 41.1 (2013): 19-33. “The Interface between Myth and History in ASP Ayyar’s Baladitya & Three Men of Destiny”. The Literary Criterion 1 (2013): 51-61.
The second edition of psychology magazine ‘Sankalpa’ was released on April 4, 2013 by the Psychology Club of TJC. The II and IV Sem Psychology department students were present on the occasion. Principal Dr. Shikha Tiwari, HOD of Language Department Panchali Mukherjee and the Club Coordinator Nagarathna Dewakar attended the occasion. Club President Alfred gave the welcome speech and Dr. Shikha Tiwary motivated and inspired the students to move forward and to make the magazine more successful.
Dept of Electronics & Communication/telecommunication Engineering
“Success is delivered only to the deserving”. Also, “Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts”. Congratulations to all students of ECE and TCE Dept. who have scored an overall of 90% in ECE and 95% in TCE. Property Rights by KSCST, Bangalore. Students from both the departments along with the faculties participated in the talk. engineering, manufacture, construction, testing, commissioning and servicing of a wide range of products and services for the core sectors of the economy, viz. power, transmission, transportation (railway), renewable energy, oil & gas and defence. Students could gain an overall idea about how transmission system works and how power is distributed to the houses. On the same day, M-Tech students went to IISc, Bangalore accompanied by two lecturers Arjun and Drakshayini.
Department of ECE emphasizes on overall development of students and as part of this, VI Sem ECE students were taken to Bharat Heavy Electrical Ltd. on April 5, 2013 accompanied by faculties, Karthik and Kanakaraju. BHEL was established in 1964 and is engaged in the design,
T. John Institute of Technology
Graduation Day 2013
Graduation Day 2013 was celebrated on May 16, 2013 at TJIT. Dr. H G Shekarappa, Registrar of VTU was the Chief Guest of the day. He was accompanied by Dr. S Padmanabha, Principal TJIT, Campus Director of TJGI Wg Cdr (Ret’d) P. Sambasivan, Dr. G P Prabhukumar, Dean Academics and Advisor to TJGI Retd. Wg. Cdr. D.A.K. Yohan. The day had a project exhibition by final year students and a farewell party for them. The Dean of Academics administered oath to the students followed by an award ceremony in which students with outstanding academic performance across all departments and the winners from project exhibition were awarded by the Chief Guest. This was followed by the distribution of Course Completion Certificate to all the final year students batch wise. Participants from various engineering colleges namely PESCE Mandya, Coorg Institute of Tech, Madikeri, Sahyadri College of Engg., Sreenivasa Institute of Tech, St. Joseph College of Engg. Mangalore and many others exhibited their projects. Top officials from M/s Jenpact, Mahindra Satyam, One Degree North, IZEE Manpower, Lara Trias Global Career Services, ITC Pvt. Ltd., Gati Kwe, Grass Roots and other consultancies were present as well. Project Expo 2013 was grouped into three streams – IT Stream (CSE, ISE & MCA), ME Stream (Civil & ME) & Electrical Stream (ECE & TCE). Dr. Chaitanya Kumar – Principal KNSIT, Dr. T N Srinivasan – Principal AMCEC, Dr. V N Kamalesh – Former Director KSOU, Dr. M Puttaraju – Professor, DSCE, Prof. Arvind Rao – Director, HKBK, Dr. Badrinarayan – Principal, MVJCE and Ms. Prajoona Valsalan, Associate Prof., MVJCE were the panel of experts.
Stream IT IT IT IT ME ME ME ME Project Title Intelligent Human Computer Interface Message Bee (Android Application) Intelligent Online Student Mentoring Application Secure Data Sharing System Leaf Sensor with Data Logger Magnetic Coolant Filter Conceptual Car College AMC College of Engineering HKBK college of Engineering Prize First
Department of ECE/TCE together with MBA of TJIT organized a guest lecture on IPR-Intellectual
Department of COMPUTER SCIENCE & Engineering
Microsoft Ed-Vantage Faculty Summit
On May 16, 2013, Dr. T.R Mahesh, HOD of CSE and Dr. A.M Nageswara Yogi, HOD of MCA, TJIT attended Microsoft Ed-Vantage Faculty Summit at Hyderabad. The summit started with a session on Microsoft Academic initiatives and MIC Next Steps and Best Practices by Mr. Phani Kondepudi, Director of Academic Initiatives, Microsoft. Post lunch session saw Mr. Sridhar Poduri, Program Manager, Microsoft give an insight into the Windows 8 platform along with the deployment of several apps. Then it was followed by a session on Windows Azure by Mr. Perraju Bendapudi, Founder & Faculty, Mission R&D, Partner Architect Microsoft India Development Centre. The final session was on How to leverage Ed-Vantage on Campus and Moving forward with Ed-Vantage’ by Mr. Raj Katari, Director Geo Expansion, Microsoft. At the end of the session, Mr. Sridhar Poduri gave a copy of his book on “Modern C++ and Windows Store apps” to TJIT team for being judged as the ‘Best Interactive Team’ during the entire session.
Graduation DAY 2013 – TJIT
Project Expo – 2013
Project Expo – 2013, India’s first campus show for final year engineering students organized by M/s Globals Research Innovation & Development in association with TJIT, was held from June 22-23, 2013. M. B Jayaram, Chairman Emeritus & Chief Mentor, PRCI was the Chief Guest for the event. S. S Prasad, CEO of M/s GRID, Dr Thomas P John, Chairman, TJGI, Dr. S Padmanabha, Principal TJIT, Dr. G P Prabhukumar, Dean Academics and Wg Cdr (Ret’d) P. Sambasivan, Campus Director TJGI, graced the occasion with their presence.
PES Mandya Second Third
TJIT (MCA) Consolation TJIT (ME) TJIT (ME) HKBK College of Engineering First Second Third
Inauguration of Forum of Computer Engineers (FORCE)
On May 9, 2013, a group of 9 students from IV and VI Sem Computer Science & Engineering, TJIT visited SAP India, Bangalore to attend the CEO-shadowing program organized by Global Shapers Karnataka. It was addressed by Mr. Shashi Kumar, Managing Director of SAP India. In his speech, Mr. Shashi Computer Science & Engg Students at the CEO Shadowing Programme Kumar shared experiences from his IT career that spanned almost 22 years. His views, ideology and principles helped the participants to gain new insights into the life, career and challenges that an IT professional faces.
Time Talent Search
Design and Fabrication of a TJIT (ME) Consolation Single Seated Hovercraft Electrical Two Wheeler Vehicle TJIT (TCE) First Stream Security System Electrical Transition Mechanism for Stream IPv6 Host and Routers Electrical Development of Wireless Stream Controlled Robotic Palm Electrical Stream Breaking Level Indicator and Rating System TJIT (ECE) Second
As part of an initiative towards preparing students for placement and providing them with an insight into higher education opportunities, the TIME group held an orientation session and aptitude test on April 20, 2013. The Time Talent Search was organized by the Department of CSE. The aptitude test was followed by a one hour presentation on how students could prepare for the GATE examination.
KSIT Engineering Third College Dayanand Sagar College Consolation
Windows 8 App Development Workshop
Delegates at Project Expo 2013
A Windows 8 App Development Workshop was held in the Department of CSE on April 18, 2013. The trainer for the session was Ms. Prachi Seth, Director, Trainedge. The workshop included a brief overview of Windows 8 platform, applications that can be developed by students and career opportunities as a Windows 8 Developer.
Inauguration of FORCE
The FORum of Computer Engineers, a student forum organized by the Department of CSE was inaugurated on May 3, 2013. Dr. Rajanikanth K., former Principal, MSRIT, Bangalore was the Chief Guest for the occasion. Dr. S. Padmanabha, Principal, TJIT, Wg. Cdr. P. Sambasivan, Campus Director TJGI Inauguration of Forum of Computer Engineers (FORCE) were also present for the inaugural function. The inaugural function commenced with a brief introduction about FORCE which included a description of its aims, objectives and activities. This was followed by the unveiling of the Forum Logo and a technical quiz which was won by Qubin Jose and Prabhakar Poduel of II Sem. Mehul and Koustav Mukhopadhyay of IV Sem CSE were declared as the runners up.
Projects Presented at KSCST Nodal Centre
The following projects were submitted by the Department of CSE, TJIT at KSCST Nodal Centre at RVCE Bangalore for their 36th Series of Student Projects Programme. • Visualization of User’s Web-Browsing Behaviour from Web Data Usage Mining Techniques by Ms. Sejal Nimbhorkar (Asst. Prof, CSE), Mr. Bipin Shetty, Mr. Srikanth J., Mr. Sujay S. and Mr. Satyendra Kumar Verma (VIII CSE) A Generalized Recognition System for Handwritten Character Recognition by Ms. Shelda Mohan (Asst. Prof, CSE), Ms. Madhuri Prasad, Ms. Anusha Kamath, Ms. Vinutha S.K. and Ms. Shruthi H.S. (VIII CSE).
Espirit – 2013 Team
Research Paper Presentations/Publications by Faculty:
Sl. No 1 2 Title Authors Journal/Conference (International Monthly Journal) Indo Global Effectiveness of Bank Performance Using Kantesha V S Journal of Applied Management Science (ISSN Camel Model with Special Reference to N. Sathyanarayana 2320 - 7892), Vol-1, Issue-1 April 2013 Syndicate Bank Comparative study on the ULIPS performance of selected insurance companies – A study on Indian capital Markets (International Monthly Journal) Asia Pacific Journal of Research (ISSN 2320 - 5504), June 2013, Vol-2, Issue-4 Conference on Emerging Trends in Dr. G. Nagarajan National Engineering Management – 2013 will be held by Analyzing Reliability in Indian Banking Kantesha V S Academy of Technical Education, Bangalore Sector: A CAMEL Approach N. Sathyanarayana JSS from July 4-5, 2013 Dr. G. Nagarajan National Conference on Emerging Trends in Analysis on the Performance of Engineering Management – 2013 will be held by A. Asif Ali Non-Performing Assets in India – A JSS Academy of Technical Education, Bangalore Kantesha V S Comparative Study of Public and Private N. Sathyanarayana from July 4-5, 2013 Sector Banks National Conference on Emerging Trends in A study on investors awareness towards G. Nagarajan Engineering Management – 2013 will be held by derivatives trading with special reference Dr. Kantesha V S JSS Academy of Technical Education, Bangalore to Bangalore from July 4-5, 2013 Dr. G. Nagarajan National Conference on Emerging Trends in Effectiveness of Employee engagement Engineering Management – 2013 will be held by A. Asif Ali towards organizational development with JSS Academy of Technical Education, Bangalore Roopa Rani V special reference to private hospitals in from July 4-5, 2013 Ashwini S Bangalore Presented in National Conference on Emerging Comparative study on the ULIPS performance Kantesha V S Trends in Management – 2013 held at East of selected insurance companies – A study on West Institute of Technology, Bangalore on May Indian capital Markets 30, 2013 National Conference on Emerging Trends in Dr. G. Nagarajan Engineering Management – 2013 will be held by A study on Job Enrichment at Apollo Ashwini S JSS Academy of Technical Education, Bangalore Hospitals, Bangalore from July 4-5, 2013 Presented in National Conference on A study on Hedging Strategies as a Risk Kantesha V S Contemporary Issues in Global Business – 2013 Management Tool using Futures held at Don Bosco Institute of Technology, Bangalore from May 9-10, 2013 A study on the Implications of Risk Accepted for the Presentation in International Management on Performance of MicroKantesha V S Conference on Emerging Trends in Finance and Finance Institutes - An Empirical study Accounting to be held by SDMIMD, Mysore from with Special Reference to Karnataka State August 9-10, 2013 Accepted for the Presentation in International EVA: Are Firms with higher EVA Kantesha V S Conference on Emerging Trends in Finance and translating into maximizing returns for Accounting to be held by SDMIMD, Mysore from Shareholders - A study of Manufacturing Industry in India August 9-10, 2013 Kantesha V S
ESPIRIT – 2013
Department of MBA, TJIT organized Management Fest ‘ESPIRIT-2013’ from May 21-22, 2013 under the guidance of Dr. G. Nagarajan, HOD of MBA Dept. The dignitaries were Dr. Thomas P John, Chairman, TJGI, Retd. Wg. Comdr. P Sambasivan, Campus Director, TJGI, Dr. S Padmanabha, Principal TJIT and Chief Guest, Dr. Mathirajan, Professor, IISc, Bangalore. Students from various colleges participated in the event. The fest had six events namely Marketing, HR, Finance, Business Quiz, Best Manager and Cricket and the respective faculty coordinators were Madeswaran, A. Asif Ali, Roopa Rani, Ashwini, Sathyanarayana and Kantesha. V S. Vipul was the chief student coordinator ably backed by other student coordinators who were the backbone for success of the event taking care of sponsorship, food, hospitality, accommodation, anchoring, discipline, branding and advertising.
Department of information science engineering
• • Heartiest congratulations to faculties Sowmya G, Meena R C and Janaki Ramulu for managing 100% results in their respective subjects 20 parents out of 25 attended the ParentsTeachers meeting on April 4, 2013.
PROJECT EXPO – 2013
The following student’s projects (from ISE Dept) were exhibited in Project Expo 2013 held in TJIT from June 22-23, 2013.
Sl. No 1 USN 1TJ09IS010 1TJ09IS019 Android 1TJ09IS020 Controlled Robot 1TJ09IS021 1TJ09IS032 Trust Based 1TJ09IS028 Adhoc Routing in Manets 1TJ09IS037 1TJ09IS029 1TJ09IS027 Health Monitoring Systems 1TJ09IS033 1TJ09IS024 1TJ08IS400 New Visual 1TJ07IS004 Stenography Scheme for Secured 1TJ08IS034 Banking Application 1TJ09IS001 Automated 1TJ09IS017 Student Attendance 1TJ09IS015 System 1TJ09IS031 Fast Data 1TJ09IS004 Collection i-TreeBased Wireless 1TJ09IS003 Sensor Networks Title of the Project Name Jinju Joby B Ramya N P Ramya V Ranjeetha N Sowjanya B Shilpa C Vidhya K P Shreyas Somayaji Sachin Somarajan Srinath N Rodney Pinto Sudharshan C.V Akshay T.G Nitesh Adarsh H B Purnesh Rao M Mohammed Khalid Nehan Smera Ranjini B K Badarinath C D Ayeesha Tabassum
E-Certificate from Microsoft
Dr. Ravindranath M
9 students from VI Sem ISE have successfully built Windows 8 App for Microsoft Corporation through Trainedge, a Microsoft partner. The name of the APP and their release date is given below: App Name Release Date Quiz Pradhanvi.T.R English 22/4/2013 Board Suma M KidZone 23/4/2013 Raksha S WOW World 24/4/2013 TIP TO TOEMeghana B 1/5/2013 DANCE Anusha NaturO 1/5/2013 Venugopal BeautY CarE YOGIC Bhuvana D.M MUDRA 2/5/2013 KRITHI Akhila V Success of life 3/5/2013 Syeda Farheen Fotooz 5/5/2013 Fathima Gladvi Sowmya FAT-to-FIT 23/5/2013 Jennifer Student Name
has joined as HOD of ISE Department with effect from June 5, 2013. He is specialized in the field of computer networks and possesses vast experience in the field of Electronics and Computer Science Engineering. • Dept. of ISE congratulates the following students who got placed: Name of the Student (USN) Name of the Company
PhD Course Work Results – 2013
Following research scholars of TJIT, MBA Dept. have successfully completed the course work examination held by VTU in April 2013:
Sl. Research Year of No Scholar Name Guide Name Registration 1 Asif Ali Dr. G Nagarajan 2012 2012 2 N Sathyanarayana Dr. G Nagarajan 2012 3 Roopdarshini Dr. G Nagarajan Dr. A Satya 2012 4 Kantesha V S Nandini
Workshops/Conferences/FDP attended by Faculty:
Sl. No 1 2 Workshops/Conferences/FDP Participated in a National Seminar on ‘Recent Trends in Supply Chain Management’ conducted by JSSATE, Bangalore Attended FDP on ‘Data Analysis Using Advanced Statistical Tools’ conducted by BMSCE, Bangalore Name of Participants Dr. G. Nagarajan, A. Asif Ali, Kantesha V S, Nandini M, N. Sathyanarayana, Ashwini S Kantesha V S
Lakshmee M (1TJ09IS012) IBM Ramya V (1TJ09IS020) IBM Muthamma (1TJ09IS013) IBM Ravina Agarwal IBM & HP (1TJ09IS023) • Dept of ISE congratulates final year students for securing Distinctions. VIII Sem Toppers Name Vidya K P Lakshmee M Ramya V USN 1TJ09IS037 1TJ09IS012 1TJ09IS020 Percentage 82.8% 82.6% 82.2%
Dept of MBA
Campus Recruitment Drive for MBAs at TJIT
• Trump Trainers & Consultants – May 29, 2013 Trump Trainers & Consultants, counted among the fastest growing human resource consulting firms in the country organized campus recruitment in TJIT. Students were provided with a brief about Trump Trainers & Consultants recruitment process and career growth process which was followed by interviews. 60 students of TJGI and 25 students from AMC and City Engineering College attended the drive. 12 students were selected from TJGI for the final round. • IndusInd Bank – May 29, 2013 IndusInd Bank, which commenced its operations in 1994, caters to the needs of both consumer and corporate customers with representative offices in London and Dubai. Students were provided with a brief introduction about IndusInd Bank recruitment process followed by interviews. 15 students were selected from TJGI and AMC College for the final round.
Dr. S Padmanabha lighting the lamp
Department of MCA
of Honour Mr. Ankit Fadia and Mrs. Shobha Chandrashekar, Centre Head, IndiaCan. Dr. S Padmanabha, Principal, TJIT, presided over the function which was also attended by Wg Cdr (Ret’d) P. Sambasivan, Campus Director and G P Prabhukumar, Dean. Mr. Ankit Fadia spoke on the many ways in which computers connected to the internet are hacked, illustrating them with many case studies. 522 students from TJIT, 80 students from MCA (BU) and 56 students from TIMS attended the seminar. student of VI Sem MCA under the guidance of Dr. A M Nageswara Yogi, Professor and HOD, MCA got a cash award of Rs. 1000/- from the panel of experts.
Graduation and Farewell Day
• Anitha J, Asst. Professor with her batch of 2013 on Graduation Day
Visit to IISc, Bangalore
Department of MCA organized a visit to Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore on May 24, 2013 for the students of II Sem, MCA to familiarize themselves on the latest innovations and research done at IISc. The students visited the Super Computer Centre where they were given a demonstration on computer technologies and later they were taken to the library. Mr. Joseph Vashegharn, Administrator arranged transportation for this visit. Mr. Sunil Kumar M, Associate Professor, Mr. Vineet MK, Assistant Professor, Ms. Roopa LC, Assistant Professor and Mr. Channabasava, Assistant Professor accompanied the students.
Students of I, II and III Year organized Farewell Party for final year students on May 16, 2013
Seminar on Cyber Security and Ethical Hacking
Department of MCA, TJIT in association with IndiaCan, Bangalore organized a seminar on ‘Cyber Security and Ethical Hacking’ conducted by Mr. Ankit Fadia, a certified ethical hacker and worldwide recognized computer security guru for the students of TJGI on April 26, 2013. Dr. A M Nageswara Yogi, HOD, MCA along with his faculty members welcomed the Guest
Project EXPO – 2013
Department of MCA participated in Project Expo – 2013 organized by TJIT by showcasing 37 projects completed by VI Sem MCA students in partial fulfillment of their MCA degree. The project ‘Secure Data Sharing System’, an intranet project for BHEL developed by Ms. Simi Koshy,
TJC Cricket Tournament 2013
Department of Physical Education & Sports, TJC conducted inter class and inter departmental cricket tournament from April 16-17, 2013. The inauguration function was attended by Dr. Shikha Tiwari, Principal of TJC, Dr. Nilanjana Basu, Vice Principal of TJC and Joseph Vaseegaran, Administrator of TJGI. The inter departmental cricket tournament saw 16 teams participating. MBA team from TIMS was the winner and was awarded the championship by Dr. Shikha Tiwari. MBA team from TJC was the runners-up. Hearty congratulations to Mr. Govind Kumar (Physical Education Director) and his team for creating a wonderful platform for the students to exhibit their sporting skills.
International Soccer League 2013
TJCP organized ‘International Soccer League 2013’ from April 13-15, 2013. More than 20 colleges participated in this event. The Chief Guest for the programme was Arumainayagam, an Asian Gold Medalist and Guest of Honour was Sampath K, Asian Bronze Medalist and former goalkeeper of India. In the finals, the Sudan Association beat Ankle Breakers by 4-2. The winning team went home richer by Rupees 25,000 along with a trophy and the runners–up received a cash prize of Rupees 10,000. Free styling football was performed by Peter and Yogendra, Indian Olympic Football team participants.
TJCN Students collecting winners cricket trophy from TJIT Mech Dep HOD. Dr Shanta Kumar
VTU I/C Basketball Tournament 2013-14
TJIT basketball (men) team participated in VTU Bangalore South Zone Inter-Collegiate Tournament 2013-14, held from April 2223, 2013 at BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore.
TJCN Cricket Champions
T. John College of Nursing Cricket (men) team won the trophy in ESPIRIT-2013 cricket tournament organized by the department of MBA from May 21-22, 2013.
TIMS Cricket Runners-up
T. John Institute of Management Sciences Cricket (men) team was the runners-up in ESPIRIT-2013 cricket tournament organized by the department of MBA from May 21-22, 2013.
Winners of International Soccer League – 2013
Cricket Team of TJC & TIMS with Dr Shikha Tiwari Editorial Team: Staff Editor - Ms. Pooja Basnett (Language Dept., TJC) Student Members (III Sem B.A, T. John College) – Preeti V., Keishya V., M. Rafi & Naduni. K. Our sincere thanks to all the Institutions for their valuable support and assistance in providing necessary information and photographs Book - Post
T.John Group of Institutions has the following branches of colleges with a wide variety of Courses
T.John College | T.John Institute of Technology | T.John Institute of Management and Science | T.John Business School | T.John College of Pharmacy | T.John College of Nursing | T.John School of Nursing Admin Office: SG 4, Manipal Centre, 47, Dickenson Road, Bangalore - 560042 Tel: 91 80 25597817, 25092057 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Campus Address: Gottigere Post, Bannerghatta Road, Bangalore 560083 Tel: 91 80 40 250555 E-mail: email@example.com Website: www.tjohncollege.com
Interact is an inhouse newsletter of T.John Group of Institutions and is meant for private circulation only. The T.John Group believes the information in this publication is accurate as of its publication date; such information is subject to change without notice