On 26th July 2023, GITAM College proudly observed Kargil Vijay Diwas, a momentous day dedicated to honouring the valour and sacrifices of the Indian Armed Forces during the Kargil War. The college organized a solemn and patriotic event to pay tribute to the brave soldiers and to instil a sense of national pride and gratitude among its students and faculty. The occasion was graced by two esteemed guests, whose presence added immense significance to the celebration. The first guest, Subedar Major (Honorary Captain) Bhagirathi Nayak, was a retired veteran who had dedicated an impressive 34 years of his life in service to the nation. From 26th June 1984 to 30th June 2018, Subedar Major Nayak had exemplified unwavering dedication and selflessness in his commitment to the Indian Army. The second guest, Harihara Sahoo, aged 82, was an individual of great respect and admiration within the local community. Although not a military veteran, Mr. Sahoo had contributed significantly to society through his tireless efforts in various social causes, and his presence at the event symbolized the spirit of unity and collective appreciation for the nation's heroes.
On July 22nd, 2023, a groundbreaking event on innovation and Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) was organized by GITAM College in collaboration with AKAM-RBSM/NIPF, an initiative supported by the Government of India. The event aimed to foster a culture of innovation, create awareness about IPRs, and encourage collaboration between academia, industry, and the government to drive technological advancements in the country. The event was graced by two distinguished and esteemed personalities as chief guests: Dr. T. Pavan Kumar and Dr. D. S. Rao. Both are renowned figures in the fields of technology and intellectual property and have made significant contributions to India's innovation ecosystem. Dr. T. Pavan Kumar, with his expertise in technology and innovation, has been a driving force behind various entrepreneurial ventures and has served as a mentor to countless startups. Dr. D. S. Rao, on the other hand, is a stalwart in the domain of intellectual property rights. He has played a pivotal role in shaping policies and frameworks that safeguard intellectual property, encouraging inventors and creators to protect their work and ideas. His guidance at the event shed light on the significance of IPRs in promoting innovation and the need for effective collaboration between stakeholders.
We are excited to announce the launch of the Skill India Program at GITAM University, offering comprehensive training in various high-demand vocational courses. Starting from 12th July 2023, we are committed to empowering our students with essential skills and expertise in multiple domains.
1. Associate Data Entry Operator: Learn the art of efficient data entry, data management, and computer proficiency, essential for modern-day businesses and organizations.
2. Assistant Technician - Computer Hardware: Dive into the world of computer hardware, understanding the components, troubleshooting techniques, and assembling computer systems.
3. Assistant Technician - Solar Panel Installation: Embrace the future of sustainable energy with hands-on training in solar panel installation, contributing to a greener and eco-friendly world.
4. Assistant Manual Metal Arc Welding: Master the craft of manual metal arc welding, a crucial skill in construction, fabrication, and various industrial applications.
We are delighted to announce the commencement of the Van Mahotsav Week celebration at GITAM College! This auspicious occasion, observed annually, symbolizes our dedication to environmental conservation and the spirit of nurturing our green heritage. Van Mahotsav, also known as the Forest Festival, is a significant environmental festival celebrated across India. It was initiated in the early 1950s by Dr. K. M. Munshi, the renowned freedom fighter and environmental enthusiast. The event aims to raise awareness about the importance of trees and forests in maintaining ecological balance and promoting sustainable living.
We are thrilled to announce that GITAM College is actively collaborating with the Commissionerate Police, Cuttack-Bhubaneswar, in the noble mission to counter the threat of drug abuse among students. Recognizing the critical importance of this issue, we stand united in our efforts to create a safe and drug-free environment for our students. In partnership with the Commissionerate Police, Cuttack-Bhubaneswar, GITAM College is taking a strong stand against drug abuse. This collaboration aims to create awareness, educate, and support our students in making informed decisions, promoting a culture of wellness and positivity on our campus. We extend our sincere gratitude to the Commissionerate Police, Cuttack-Bhubaneswar, for their proactive support and guidance in this mission. Their expertise and partnership are invaluable in creating a safe and secure campus environment for our students.
International Yoga Day is celebrated worldwide on the 21st of June each year, promoting the practice of yoga for physical, mental, and spiritual well-being. At GITAM College, the staff and students came together on this special day in 2023 to celebrate and embrace the essence of yoga. The event, held on the college campus, was a testament to the commitment of the GITAM community to lead a healthy and balanced lifestyle.The International Yoga Day celebrations at GITAM College were meticulously organized, ensuring the participation of both staff and students from various departments. The event commenced with a serene and tranquil atmosphere as participants gathered on the designated grounds, adorned with yoga mats, and surrounded by greenery. The setting provided a perfect ambiance to experience the benefits of yoga in harmony with nature.
World Day against Child Labour is an important global observance aimed at raising awareness about the plight of millions of children who are engaged in various forms of labour worldwide on 12th June. On this day, people from all walks of life come together to advocate for the rights of children and to promote efforts to eliminate child labour. In this context, it is inspiring to hear about the initiative taken by the students of GITAM College near Crown Hotel in Nayapalli to commemorate this significant day.The students of GITAM College, known for their social responsibility and dedication to making a positive impact, organized a special event near Crown Hotel to mark the World Day against Child Labour. The event served as a platform for raising awareness and engaging the local community in discussions about the issue. Through their collective efforts, the students aimed to address the urgency of eradicating child labor and to encourage everyone to contribute to this noble cause.
On the 30th of May 2023, the streets of Gangapada Chowk came alive with a powerful message of road safety awareness, led by the proactive students of GITAM. With a deep concern for the well-being of their community, these young champions took it upon themselves to educate, engage, and inspire others to prioritize road safety. At the heart of the event was the understanding that road accidents are preventable, and by fostering awareness and responsible behaviour, lives can be saved. Armed with informative pamphlets, posters, and passionate voices, the GITAM students set out to make a difference. Moreover, the students highlighted the importance of pedestrian safety, urging individuals to use designated crosswalks, be alert while crossing the road, and advocate for pedestrian-friendly infrastructure. They stressed that road safety is a shared responsibility, reminding everyone that each person has a role to play in creating safer streets.
On the auspicious occasion of World Environment Day 2023, a remarkable tree plantation program took place at GITAM, led by the esteemed Secretary Sir and dedicated staff members. This event served as a powerful testament to their unwavering commitment towards environmental sustainability and their vision for a greener future. With enthusiasm and determination, Secretary Sir and the staff members came together, armed with saplings and shovels, ready to make a positive impact. They understood the crucial role trees play in mitigating climate change, preserving biodiversity, and creating a healthier ecosystem for generations to come.
On the 5th of June 2023, the Community Health Centre in Mendhasal came alive with vibrant energy as GITAM students gathered to celebrate World Environment Day. With a strong commitment to sustainability, these young environmental champions organized a remarkable event that left a lasting impact on both the community and the planet. The day began with informative sessions and workshops that aimed to educate and empower individuals to act towards a greener future. From discussions on renewable energy to workshops on waste management, the students shared their knowledge and inspired others to adopt eco-friendly practices in their daily lives.
On 7th May, GITAM College located at Gangapada Square celebrated World Athletics Day with great enthusiasm and energy. The event was organized with the aim of promoting fitness and sportsmanship among the students. The day kicked off with a march past by the students, followed by various sports events such as relay races, high jump, long jump, and shot put. The atmosphere was filled with excitement and fervour as students participated in different competitions with great zeal. The winners were awarded with medals and certificates. The event was a huge success and received a great response from the students. Overall, the celebration of World Athletics Day by GITAM College was a great initiative to promote sports and fitness among the youth.
On the 2nd of May 2023, a workshop on Research was conducted at GITAM College by Dr. B B Kar, a renowned expert in the field from KIIT University. The workshop was attended by a diverse group of participants, including students, researchers, and faculty members. Dr. Kar shared valuable insights on various aspects of research, including problem identification, literature review, research design, data collection, analysis, and interpretation. He emphasized the importance of conducting ethical research and adhering to established norms and guidelines. The workshop provided a platform for participants to learn from Dr. Kar's vast experience and interact with him to clarify their doubts and queries. Overall, the workshop was a great learning experience for all the participants, and it is expected to contribute significantly to the development of research culture at GITAM College.
World TB Day is a globally recognized event that takes place every year on the 24th of March. The day is dedicated to raising awareness about tuberculosis, a deadly disease caused by a bacterium called Mycobacterium tuberculosis. GITAM College at Gangapada Village is one of many institutions that actively participate in this event, organizing various activities to promote awareness about TB. The college encourages its students and staff to take part in educational seminars, rallies, and workshops aimed at spreading awareness about TB prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. Through these efforts, the college hopes to contribute to the global effort to eliminate TB by 2035, as outlined in the Sustainable Development Goals. By celebrating World TB Day, institutions like GITAM College at Gangapada Village play an essential role in improving public health and reducing the impact of this deadly disease on communities around the world.
On 22nd March, a blood donation camp was organized at GITAM College, and it turned out to be a great success as the organizers were able to collect 102 units of blood from the donors. The camp was set up to encourage people to donate blood voluntarily, and it received a good response from students, faculty members, and local residents. The event was organized in collaboration with a local blood bank, which provided the necessary infrastructure and medical staff for the camp. The donors were thoroughly screened to ensure that they were fit to donate blood, and the entire process was conducted in a hygienic and safe manner. The organizers of the camp expressed their gratitude to all the donors and volunteers who contributed to making the event a success. The collected blood would be utilized to help people in need and save lives. Overall, it was a commendable effort by everyone involved in organizing the blood donation camp.
Holi, the festival of colours, is one of the most vibrant and joyous festivals celebrated in India. At GITAM College, the Holi Day celebration is an exciting and much-awaited event that brings together students, faculty, and staff to immerse themselves in the colors of joy and happiness. The day begins with a prayer session followed by a cultural program that includes dance, music, and skits related to the festival. Students are seen dressed in white clothes, which they later drench with colors, making the campus a sight to behold. Delicious food and sweets are also an integral part of the celebration. The atmosphere is filled with laughter, excitement, and a sense of unity as everyone celebrates this festival of love and harmony. Overall, the Holi Day celebration at GITAM College is a memorable and cherished experience for all those who participate.
The democratic nation of India unites to marks its 69th Republic Day today- a day of pride for all countrymen. While most of us associate this day with the grand Republic Day parade since years.As India celebrates its 70th Republic Day, here are details that will help students, kids and teachers to prepare a speech for the occasion.
A mass plantation program held at GITAM COLLEGE campus with college students, these plants really help to improve the ecosystem of college campus. The purpose of tree plantation is save the endangered environment and to beautify our life. They are known as the best friends of human beings.
Placement campus drive has been held in our College by EPIC RESEARCH LTD, INDORE on 29/July/2023. EPIC Research is for all department students. Mrs. Mukta Shakya HR of EPIC Research Ltd provided the appointment letter to the students who selected for a job. Most of the students are placed in the campus drive.
Swachh Bharat Abhiyan program held at OUR COLLEGE with college students, this shows that how cleanliness is important for the environment. Every road, path, office, home, hut, must be kept clean. "Always check your area around; there must not be litter on the ground." Clean India, Healthy India!”
One can say that the preparation for this occasion goes all through the year. The students and teachers both keep their eyes wide open for outstanding performances. Yet, the preparation begins a fortnight ago when the principal announces the date and the entire school gets caught up in frenzy. Students try to come up with innovative ideas so that the item of their class gets selected.
Ganesh Chaturthi is most famous festival of the Hindu religion in India. It is celebrated yearly with full of pleasure in the month of August or September.Ganesh Chaturthi is also called as Vinayaka Chaturthi, it is a pure Hindu festival, during this festival people pray Lord Ganesha with great devotion.