News Archive 2010-2013
|Shreyas Gopal, the cricket star of Jain University grabs the media spotlight for his impressive debut in the state cricket team|
|Jain University's cricket team triumph the south zone inter-university championship crown|
|Jain University's MBA Student Rakesh Manpath beats Narang to win gold in National Shooting Championship 2013|
|Jain University’s women badminton team encounters defending champions Mahatma Gandhi University (Kottayam) in the finals of South Zone Inter-University Badminton Championship|
|Innovative Students Projects Award - 2013 (INAE) has been awarded to Mr. Prashant Sharma and Mr. Manoj Kumar Ellur, B.Tech. (Aerospace Engineering - IIAEM)
13 December 2013
|Moment of Pride:
Dr. Rajdeep Manwani, Faculty, Jain University has been selected for National Awards for Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities 2013, under the category - Role Model Awards. The award will be presented in person by the President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee at New Delhi.
03 December 2013
Catch an exclusive insight on Dr. Chenraj Roychand's aspirations & his zealous educational forays in his candid interview featured in the Education World magazine (November 2013 Edition).
29 November 2013
|Memorandum of Understandiing
The Center for Research in Social Sciences and Education (CERSSE) of Jain University has signed an MOU with Forum of Federations for its project “Enabling Burma’s move towards Democracy”. The MOU provides for CERSSE supporting the Forum in implementing two training sessions on comparative experiences on federalism to enhance knowledge of Burmese diasporas about the practice of democracy and power sharing. Dr Sandeep Shastri, Pro Vice Chancellor, Jain University and Director CERSSE, is the Team Leader and Chief Consultant for the training workshops.
|Jain University Doctoral Student Wins Special Honours:
Ms. Saumya Suresh, a Doctoral Student in Psychology has secured Second Rankfor her Level II essay on the topic - 'My letter to an elderly' at the World Mental Health Day celebrations 2013 conducted by NIMHANS. Earlier she had secured the Fourth Rank among the top five essays at the National Level Essay Competition (Level II for M.Phil and PhD students) on the topic - 'Psychologists as positive social change agents in India: Ideas for action' conducted in September 2013 by NIMHANS.
21 November 2013
|CNBC Exclusive :
Watch a special interview of Dr. Sandeep Shastri, Pro Vice Chancellor, Jain University with CNBC – TV18 on "2014 Assembly Elections - The Political Landscape"
19 November 2013
Catch an exclusive insight on Dr. Chenraj Roychand's aspirations, his zealous educational forays and his passion to nurture social entrepreneurs in his candid interview featured in the magazine
|Generating News Waves:
Dr. Chenraj Roychand, President - Jain University, pitches for sports to be adopted as serious part of curriculum in institutions for higher studies. Dr. Roychand's take on encouraging sports in educational institutes was featured in 'The Hindu' newspaper.
11 November 2013
|Dr. Sandeep Shastri visits Shanghai Jiao Tong University:
Dr. Sandeep Shastri, Pro Vice Chancellor, Jain University was invited to make a presentation at Shanghai on 'How do people in India view China'
05 November 2013
|Jain University students’ heart beats for Sachin Tendulkar!
An exclusive media coverage of Jain University students' cheering the master blaster Sachin Tendulkar for his last two test matches.
Video Courtesy: NDTV 24 X 7
Avani - the theatre group of School of Graduate Studies, Jain University have turned out to be quite the show stunners on stage. The theatre groups play “Ondu Bogaseya Neeru” stole the show at the State Level Theatre Festival organized by Bharath Yatra Kendra. Avani donned the winners cloak as well as secured a spot for themselves at National - level fests such as the prestigious Prithvi Theatre Festival and National School of Drama festival which will be held in Mumbai and Delhi respectively.
|CERSSE Completes Phase 1 of Training of Trainers (TOT) in Myanmar:
The Center for Research in Social Sciences and Education, Jain University in collaboration with the local hosts Myanmar Egress conducted a major Training of Trainers (TOT) program at Yangon.
10 - 18 October 2013
|An article titled "Indian University curriculum should be revamped" in Afternoon Despatch & Courier Newspaper by Dr. Chenraj Roychand
09 October 2013
|Lecture on Yoga Psychology: Dr. Anuradha Choudry & Dr. Vinayachandra B K, Research Associates at Center for Indian Psychology, Jain University will be delivering a lecture on “Wellbeing, Happiness and Wholeness in Yoga Psychology” at California Institute of Integral Studies.
16 October 2013
|Memorandum of Understanding : IIAEM, Jain University signs a Memorandum of Understanding with National Aerospace Laboratory (NLR), Netherlands
22 August 2013
|IN THE NEWS: Jain University launches a unique M.Tech program in “Building Science and Technology (with specialization in Green Technology)”|
|Jain University set red carpet for NIBES delegation!: Jain University hosted NIBES annual meeting 2013. In the framework of the event, Deans of 15 business schools met each other, exchanged ideas, discussed opportunities within the business and economic international education in general and shared their plans for future cooperation through developing joint academic programs as multilateral initiatives.
03 - 06 October 2013
|Cyclothon: A ride for a cause !: As part of the Cranium 2013 - Business School Management Fest, CMS Business School, Jain University organised 'Cyclothon - To save the pride of Women’ an initiative to spread awareness against the violence that women are being forced to face under situations that are unheard and unforeseen by the human kind. Watch an exclusive media coverage of ‘Cyclothon’ on News 9 Channel !
01 October 2013
|Focus Group Discussion with Students: The Center for Research in Social Sciences and Education (CERSSE), Jain University organised a Focus Group Discussion with Students as part of its ICSSR Sponsored Research Project onDetermining Quality in Higher Education in India: Defining Parameters, Creating Resources and Evolving Models
01 October 2013
|PG Department of Psychology, Jain University conducts workshop series for the students of NMKRV College for Women, Bangalore|
|Jain University’s MBA Student is now a Google Student Ambassador|
|Inauguration of GREY CELLS (A student Forum) and Panel discussion on "Conceptualisation and Promotion of Well-Being at Workplace - Challenges and Strategies”
21 September 2013
|Workshop: The Center for Research in Social Sciences and Education (CERSSE), Jain University was privileged to enter into an MoU with the Forum of Federations for Phase II of its project in Myanmar.
10 – 15 August 2013
|International Visit: Dr. Shylaja Shastri, Professor and Head, Department of Postgraduate and Research Studies in Psychology, Jain University was invited by Harvard University to participate in the 'Future of Learning' Dialogue at the Harvard Graduate School of Education
30 July to 2 August 2013
|Jain University signs MoU with Forum of Federations:
The Forum of Federations – The Global Network on Federalism and Devolved Governance has signed an MoU with Jain University for its Capacity Building for Democracy in Myanmar
|German Consul General, His Excellency Mr.Joern Rohde visits Jain University
29 July 2013
|International Symposium: As a part of the collaboration between Jain University and University of Exeter, representatives from Jain University participated in a two day symposium held at Hofstra University, New York on ‘Out of Control Suburbs? Comparing Representations of Order, Disorder and Sprawl’. The symposium included about 30 papers and 2 key note addresses
28 July 2013
|Point of view: Dr. Sandeep Shastri, Pro Vice Chancellor, Jain University answered the viewers question as an political expertise with regard to the southern states political trend in a chat session conducted by CNN – IBN Channel
24 July 2013
|International Visit: Ms. Soumya Puttaraju, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Jain University was invited by the Albert Ellis Institute, New York to attend a program at the Institute and qualify as a psychotherapist in Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT)
5 - 18 July 2013
|Exploring the Rural India: Students of University of Exeter visited & explored the rural parts of India organised as a part of the Grand Challenges Week.
8 June 2013
|University of Exeter student's hands on Indian Indigenous Games: The University of Exeter students were introduced to the “Indigenous Games of India” by Ms. Kavitha in a workshop organised by Jain University as a part of The Grand Challenges Week.
08 June 2013
|Mask Workshop: Jain University organised a Mask Workshop for the University of Exeter Students. A brief introduction to masks, their philosophy and the purpose and designs of various masks used by different peoples on different occasions was given by Ms. Vidhi, alumni of Jain University. The presentation was followed by a practical mask making workshop where every student made a mask & displayed their creativity.
08 June 2013
Exploring the Gurukula System: As part of the GRAND CHALLENGES WEEK, a student exchange program between University of Exeter and Jain University, students of Exeter University visited and explored the vedic world at Om Shantidham, a place where an ancient Indian concept of education is adopted.
Fire Safety - Engineering Perspective - A talk by Dr. C.S. Bhaskar Dixit, Professor, Center for Disaster Mitigation, Jain University, Bangalore at The Institution of Engineers,Bangalore on Friday, 7 June 2013 at 18.00 hrs
|City students impress Canadian leader trainers at the Richard Ivey Leader Project 2013, taken up in partnership with Jain University!|
|"Team Jatayu" added another victory for this year by winning three places at the SAE Aero Design 2013 held at Van Nuys-California, USA|
|Jain University signs MoU with iNurture|
|DIALOGUE WITH POLITICAL COUNSELORS OF EUROPEAN UNION NATIONS : Dr. Sandeep Shastri, Pro Vice Chancellor of Jain University was invited by the Delegation of the European Union to India to address the Political Counselors of the European Nation countries in Delhi on the theme "Karnataka Assembly Elections 2013 : National and Regional consequences" on 15 May 2013 at New Delhi. Over 20 Political Counselors attended the lecture held at the Office of the European Union in New Delhi.|
Quantitative Methods In Political Science Research - Summer School from 2 - 14/05/2013
|WORKSHOP: IIAEM, Jain University in collaboration with ISRO organized workshop on water rockets and exhibition on launch vehicles on 8 May 2013 at Jain Global Campus.|
|ENVISA (France) DELEGATES VISIT JAIN UNIVERSITY: ENVISA (France) delegates visited IIAEM, Jain University on 6 May 2013 and had discussions with the IIAEM faculty on possible collaborations in various academic programs.|
PROMOTION OF INTELLECTUAL CAPITAL BY JAIN UNIVERSITY: The World Intellectual Property Day 2013 was celebrated on 26 April 2013 by the Jain University through a function in which prizes were given away to faculty and students for the most meritorious ideas proposed in response to IDEA CONTEST conducted by the Jain University.
|SAFRAN DELEGATES VISIT JAIN UNIVERSITY: SAFRAN delegates visited IIAEM, Jain University on 30 April 2013. A meeting was held to identify opportunities for Research and Training of graduate engineers of SAFRAN as well as recruitment and training of IIAEM and SET graduates.|
|FELICITATION CEREMONY: Jain University felicitates the students of IIAEM and School of Engineering & Technology (SET) who participated in the SAE - Aero Design Competition 2013, Van Nuys-California, USA.|
|Jain University Pro Vice Chancellor Dr. Sandeep Shastri speaks on the Political trends in the state|
|BHUTAN DELEGATES VISIT JAIN UNIVERSITY: A delegation from Bhutan comprising of 3 members visited Jain University on 24 April 2013 to understand the quality initiatives at Jain University.|
|PANEL DISCUSSION: Dr. M Manisha, Associate Professor, CERSSE, Jain University was invited to participate as an expert in the NDTV - WE THE PEOPLE show, telecasted on 21 April 2013|
|Dr. M Manisha, Associate Professor, CERSSE, Jain University throws light on the citizen movements’ level of impact in changing the future political scenario|
|IIAEM STUDENTS EXCEL AT SAE AERO DESIGN COMPETITION 2013: Team JATAYU from IIAEM, Jain University came out with flying colours at the SAE Aero Design Competition 2013, USA. Facing stiff challenge from 28 teams, JATAYU won1st place in 3 different segments and also secured 5th place in the overall competition.|
|"KARNATAKA ASSEMBLY POLLS: The 'May' results may be a surprise for many" predicts Dr. Sandeep Shastri, Pro Vice Chancellor, Jain University in IBN Live - group blog|
|CERSSE AWARDED TWO MAJOR SPONSORED RESEARCH PROJECTS BY ICSSR|
|CENTRE FOR INDIAN PSYCHOLOGY, JAIN UNIVERSITY RELEASES BOOK TITLED ‘PERSPECTIVES ON INDIAN PSYCHOLOGY’|
|CONGRATULATIONS : Ruthvik A M, final year CSE student of School of Engineering & Technology receives an offer from Microsoft India as "Software Development Engineer in Test"|
|5th Asian Shooting Championship : Amit Kumar Pilaniya, an MBA student of Jain University will be participating in the upcoming 5th Asian Shooting Championship which is going to be held at China in the month of December.|
|Dr. Lazarus Nembaware, Director - Registration and Accreditation, ZIMCHE visits Jain University|
|INTERNATIONAL MEET : Dr. Sandeep Shastri, Pro Vice Chancellor, Jain University represents India at a “Dialogue on Administrative and Political Decentralization”.|
|CONGRATULATIONS : Lt. Gnanesh Kumar M of the 2A/5 Company NCC 7 Bn, Bangalore ‘B’ group and former student has been commissioned into the 87 Armed of the Indian Army from Officer’s Training Academy, Chennai , part of the SSC 94th batch on 15 September 2012|
|REPRESENTING JAIN UNIVERSITY : Dr. Choodamani Nandagopal - Dean, Faculty of Social Sciences & Humanities and Dr. Soumya Manjunath Chavan attend an international conference "Ananda Coomaraswamy Memorial Conference on Asian Art and Culture", organized by the Center for Asian Studies, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Kelaniya, Sri Lanka on 8 -10 September, 2012.|
CONGRATULATIONS: Ms. Shinu Abhi, a Ph.D. Student at Jain University has been awarded the prestigious Fulbright Fellowship. This allows her to spend time in an American University to pursue her data collection and dialogue with fellow researchers. Ms. Shinu Abhi completed her M.Phil from Jain University and is working on Social Entrepreneurs. Jain University congratulates Ms. Shinu on this achievement.
CANADIAN PARLIAMENTARY DELEGATION VISITS JAIN UNIVERSITY: Jain University was privileged to host a Canadian Parliamentary Delegation on a visit to Bengaluru under the banner of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association on 4th September 2012.
|HONORARY COLONEL RANK FOR VICE CHANCELLOR|
|Jain University signs MoU with INDIAN INSTITUTE OF HORTICULTURE RESEARCH (IIHR) Jain University has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Indian Institute of Horticulture Research (IIHR) on research collaboration. The IIHR was set up by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and is a premier institute conducting basic, strategic, anticipatory and applied research on various aspects of fruits, vegetables, ornamental, medicinal and aromatic plants and mushrooms. The research collaborations, involves research students working in IIHR labs on funded research projects registering for Ph.D. in Jain University. Senior Scientists from IIHR have been recognized as guides in Jain University. To begin with 8 students from IIHR labs have registered for their Ph.D. and commenced their Course work. The MOU is for an initial period of six years.|
|Dr. C Ashok Kumar, Professor, International Institute of Aerospace Engineering & Management is attending the Aeronautics & Astronautics conference at Mineeapolis, Minnesota, USA. The conference is being conducted by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), between 13 - 16 August 2012. He is presenting a paper on "Autonomous MAV operations in Pitch Plane".|
Karnataka Youth Policy Draft 2012: The Draft Youth Policy for Karnataka was today (9 August 2012) presented to the Chief Minister of the state Mr Jagadish Shettar in the presence of the Deputy Chief Minister, Mr K.S.Eshwarappa and Minister of Youth Services and Sports, Mr Appachu Ranjan. The Draft Policy was handed over by the Chairman of the Drafting Committee of the Youth Policy, Dr Sandeep Shastri, Pro Vice Chancellor of Jain University and Mr Girish Patel, the Chairman of the Steering Committee of the Youth Policy and Vice Chairman of the Karnataka Sports Authority.
|CONGRATULATIONS: Dr. B K Vinaychandra, Research Associate - Center for Indian Psychology, Jain University has been nominated as a member of Karnataka Knowledge Commission's Mission Group on Community Knowledge and Practices and also as a member of the Sub Committee on Knowledge Systems|
|FELICITATION: Jain University and Karnataka Jnana Aayoga honoured Prof. Ramanuja Tatacharya for his invaluable contributions to the field Indic intellectual tradition and Sanskrit|
|WHEN YOU DREAM BIG, THE POSSIBILITIES ARE INFINITE:Dr. R Chenraj Jain,President, Jain University, proves it right by featuring in the world's list of self made successful entrepreneurs
Seasonal Magazine, July Edition, Volume 11, Issue7
|Dr. N Sundarajan, Vice Chancellor, Jain University briefing about the admissions procedure at Jain University - Excerpts from Deccan Chronicle|
|Ms. Aparna Prasad - Director, Office of Strategic Communications & Human Resources, The Jain University shares her valuable insights on drug abuse in an exclusive panel discussion on TV 9.|
|“India needs mavericks who can think out of box” says Dr. R Chenraj Jain, President, Jain University – Excerpts from The New Indian Express|
|The Government of Karnataka, has constituted a Steering Committee to frame the government youth policy, in which Dr Sandeep Shastri, Pro Vice Chancellor, Jain University has been made a member.|
|Dr. Sandeep Shastri, Pro Vice Chancellor of Jain University has been invited by the Center on Democracy, Development and Rule of Law (CDDRL)|
|An exclusive media coverage of Forensic Science Program offered at Jain University!|
|INDIA – The New Global Hub for International Students
The count of foreign students in India climb at a faster pace as Indian university’s growing international-education efforts fuel a quest for knowledge partnership.
|Dr. R Chenraj Jain, President, Jain University receives prestigious Kempegowda Award by the Chief Minister of Karnataka D V Sadananda Gowda for his remarkable contribution in the field of education|
|2A/5 Company NCC,7 KAR Battalion NCC, Bangalore Group 'B' of Jain University bags Best Institution Award for the year 2010-11|
|As a part of Gudiya Sambhrama Festival organized by Heritage, JU hosts a seminar on 'Indian wisdom to enhance Ecosystems.'|
|Paper Presentation titled "Synthesis, Characterization and Catalytic applications of amorphous mesoporous aluminophosphates (AlPs) and transition metal aluminophosphates(MAlPs)" at Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago, Illinois, USA by Dr. H. Kathyayini, Asst. Professor, CET, JU.
|Executive Committee Meeting - Globalbarometer Surveys and Panel Discussion on 'Multiple Meanings of Democracy: Citizen Voices from across the World'
|Mr. A. S. Mohammed Abdul Athick working as Asst. Prof. in Dept. of Civil Engineering secured 1st Rank with Gold Medal in M.Tech. Remote Sensing & GIS from Bharathiar University, Coimbatore in November 2010. The M.Tech course is a collaborative course between DRDO-BU CLS and DRDO SASE, Chandigarh|
|Kudos to Ms. Chandni Ahuja!
|Dr. Sudha Deshmukh, Dean, Center for Post Graduate Studies, JU was invited to participate in a round table conference on " Driving Opportunities in Canada - India Education and Research Partnerships"
|Ajay Marshal, student of SET gets felicitated by the Federal Mogul (Goetze) India Limited|
|Prof. N J Rao’s Visit to SET: Discussion on Aspects of Higher Education and Curriculum Design & Development|