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Biotech Pioneer Kiran Mazumdar Shaw graces the 3rd Annual Research Retreat of Jain (Deemed-to-be University)
24 May 2016
Kiran Mazumdar Shaw, chairperson and managing director of Biocon, made a great impact on hundreds of people by talking about the prominence of Research on the third Annual Research Retreat, 2016.


Jain (Deemed-to-be University) offers scholarships to 40 B.Tech Students
27 April 2016
It was an occasion of double celebration at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) on 26 April 2016, as it hosted a felicitation ceremony to award scholarships to the students of B.Tech first year alongside the launch of new website of School of Engineering and Technology (SET), one of the pioneering engineering colleges in Bangalore.


11,000 job aspirants meet 113 employers at Connect to Careers, Bangalore’s biggest job fair!
04 April 2016
"It's a priceless moment when you see those job aspirants' thankful eyes who found their dream job at the fair whom you helped", said and smiled Shariq, a volunteer at the Connect to Careers, Bangalore's biggest job fair conducted by Jain (Deemed-to-be University).


National conference held at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) on "Changing Role of HRM – The Strategic Opportunities and Challenges"
03 March 2016
Human Resource Management (HRM) is a vital cog in the management wheels of a company. Without a properly functioning HRM team, it is practically impossible for a firm, whether it be a corporate giant or an educational institution, to operate harmoniously.


Meghana Gaonkar steals the show at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) ’s Elina 2.0
25 February 2016
Embellished by the stars from the Kannada Film Industry, Elina 2.0 the cultural cum management festival organized by Urvi—the postgraduate student forum of School of Commerce Studies, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) —was a huge success among the students and participants.


Hollywood scriptwriter Michael Baser conducts screenwriting sessions at Jain (Deemed-to-be University)
24 February 2016
"Predictable is the equivalent of death in storytelling," said Rodger Cove, the eminent Canadian scriptwriter speaking to the students of Jain (Deemed-to-be University) while conducting a session on the finer nuances of scriptwriting. Michael Baser, the renowned Hollywood scriptwriter, nodded in agreement and added, "A good writer makes the audience fill in the blanks. He/she never speaks of the obvious."


Jain (Deemed-to-be University) awards scholarships to 169 meritorious students
12 February 2016
It was a refreshing sight to see the Vice Chancellor of Jain (Deemed-to-be University), Dr. N Sundararajan, inviting the parents and students to light the lamp at the Annual Scholarship Presentation Ceremony held at School of Commerce Studies, Jain (Deemed-to-be University).


Sylvia Lo’s and infectious energy gets Jain (Deemed-to-be University) grooving at its dance festival Pulse
11 February 2016
Mild tremors were felt on the walls as they took a pounding from the amped up boom boxes blaring music at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) ’s dance extravaganza, Pulse.


Center for Post Graduate Studies, Jain (Deemed-to-be University), conducts two-day workshop on Emerging Trends in Biotechnology and its Future Prospects
09 February 2016
Biotechnology is one of those fields where India has huge growth potential. To discuss and deliberate on the latest happenings in this field, Center for Post Graduate Studies, Jain (Deemed-to-be University), organized a two-day workshop on the “Emerging Trends in Biotechnology and its Future Prospects” in association with Karnataka Science and Technology Academy.


Science and Arts join for the larger good at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) ’s Saviskara
05 February 2016
Saviskara the Science and Arts exhibition conducted by School of Graduate Studies, Jain (Deemed-to-be University), attracted more than twenty-five colleges from different locations in Karnataka like Mysore, Hassan, and Hubli.


Jain (Deemed-to-be University) ’s international conference decodes the demographic dividends of India
01 February 2016
India is a nation of young people driven by dreams and aspirations. The average age of an Indian citizen is expected to be twenty-nine in the year 2020.

  Jain (Deemed-to-be University) ’s talent show “White Canvas” enthrals the audience
02 December 2015
The disco lights were on and the boom boxes amplified the voice modulations of two youngsters who explored every inch of their vocal chords in the “Beatboxing” competition held at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) ’s Jayanagar Campus.
  Going green for a better tomorrow
13 July 2015
Coir, glass, plastic bottles, jute wires, mechanical screws, one cannot quite fathom furniture being made out materials of such random nature. That is exactly what the students of the Department of Interior Design, Jain (Deemed-to-be University), did to spread awareness among the youth to go green. They organised a “Go Green Day” on 13 July 2015.
  Nari Chetana - New feminisms, New discourses
7 July 2015
Feminism is not just limited to gender archetypes, it is about achieving the dreams of a woman, it is about the liberation of thoughts hitherto weighed down by societal obligations, it is about the individuality in writing. These thoughts resonated at the Jain (Deemed-to-be University) Campus on 07 July 2015, when Sahitya Akademi conducted a program “Nari Chetana: Discourses on New Feminism and New Responses - Literary Readings and Interactions” in association with Jain (Deemed-to-be University).
  Reviving the Indian tradition of music therapy
1 July 2015
What if the music we hear has therapeutic effects. What if it cures us of our diabetes and prevents the possibilities of numerous other diseases. Sanak Kumar Athreya and his wife Sowmya Sanak explored and expounded the applications of music beyond entertainment through their discourse “Nada Swasthi - An Indian Method of Musical Therapy”.
  Ashwini N V Ganig, redefining the scope of psychology
26 June 2015
Her idea was voted as the best at St. Gallen Symposium in the plenary session titled “What is the next small BIG thing?” on May 7th, 2015, Switzerland. Her idea was selected among entries that came from over 108 countries.
  Burgeoning demand for Aviation Business Management student
24 April 2015
With a vision of becoming the third largest aviation market by 2020 and the largest by 2030, the Indian civil aviation industry is on an upward projectile. The huge potential of the Indian aviation market (99.5% of the population still has no access to aviation) is attracting investors from all over the world and with the projection of government agencies that at least 500 airports would be required in India by 2020; it is great news for Aviation Business Management students.
  Relevance of reading in the digital/Google era
24 April 2015
In this era of rapid digitalization where “e-book” and “Kindle” are more familiar to youngsters than “hardback” and “library”, the Learning Resource Center, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) organized an event steeped in tradition. To mark the occasion of World Book Day on April 23, 2015, a “Donate a Book” camp was held at the JGI Knowledge Campus at Jayanagar to educate and enlighten students about the values of reading.
  Jain (Deemed-to-be University) Fest Sparks Student Virtuosity
19 March 2015
Jain (Deemed-to-be University) brought a mish-mash of talent from various colleges and their students, who exhibited their skills at Elina 1.0, the cultural fest. This fest saw the combined efforts of management, commerce and animation departments, and the competition brought nearly 15 colleges to Jain (Deemed-to-be University) for a dynamic set of events, which challenged student creativity and their capability.
  NCC Cadets from Jain (Deemed-to-be University) ride for a Swachh India
5 March 2015
NCC Cadets from Jain (Deemed-to-be University) work relentlessly to understand the various cultural diversity of our country. Eight cadets from the 2A/5 Company, 7 Karnataka Battalion NCC from Jain (Deemed-to-be University) have undertaken a motorcycle expedition from Bangalore to Arunachal Pradesh covering a distance of 11011 Km in a span of 42 days. The theme of the ride is "Riding to Promote the Sense of Nationalism and Humanity in India" and "Swachh Bharat Swasth Bharat". The chief guest for the event was Air Commodore C Rajeev, Deputy Director General, Karnataka and Goa Directorate NCC, Bangalore.
  Take a Shot at Solving Crime - Forensic Photography Workshop at Jain (Deemed-to-be University)
18 - 20 February 2015
Jain (Deemed-to-be University) is one of the few universities in India, which offers a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in the field of forensic science. The university prepares their students for career in this demanding field with a mixture of challenging academic curriculum with practical workshops to give students an idea of the industry requirements.
  Jain (Deemed-to-be University) in association with Sahitya Akademi brings K.S. Narasimhaswamy’s poetry to limelight.
15 -16 February 2015
Jain (Deemed-to-be University) in association with Sahitya Akademi honoured well-known yester year poet Dr. K S Narasimhaswamy in a Birth Centenary Celebration. Dr. K S Narasimhaswamy had written poems that popularized Kannada culture and heritage, with emphasis on romantic and domestic themes.
  Celebration of Culture & Commerce
2 – 4 February 2015
The annual Inter-collegiate fest organized by School of Commerce & Management, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) at JGI Knowledge Campus, brings, together the diverging word of commerce and culture. In this extravagant fest spanning three days, students took part in Samyoga - the Cultural Fest and Samanvaya-the Commerce Fest. 
  Humane Act reaffirms Student Goodwill at Jain (Deemed-to-be University)
24 January 2015
Students are always encouraged to devote themselves towards the upliftment of humanity and to be altruistic at Jain (Deemed-to-be University). In keeping with these values, Jain (Deemed-to-be University) in association with National Service Scheme (NSS) and Kidwai Institute of Oncology organized a blood donation camp. 
  Unveiling New Frontiers
8 January 2015
Prof. Mohan Sundara Rajan has taken the mantle to educate us about the internet and the various facts about this ever-growing space. In his latest book titled “The INTERNET- A Revolution in Progress”, which was launched by Jain (Deemed-to-be University) in association with National Book Trust, India. The author shared his captivating insights on how he came about writing this seminal work.
  Doctoral Students Delve into the world of research at Jain (Deemed-to-be University)
31 January 2015
Jain (Deemed-to-be University) organized a Research Retreat for their doctoral students and supervisors, which provided a platform for them to discuss and review the progress of their research work among peers and experts.

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