From Zero To Hero!
On the7th of July, 2018, we had our first SMILE Lecture for the year 2018-2019. Our first guest was Mr. Vishal Vishwakarma who is currently the Regional Manager of Mumbai and working as Forex Advisor of entire MAHARASHTRA at Karvy Stock Brokings. He is also a nutrition expert and a certified gym trainer at Powerhouse Gym. To sum up with, the session had great learnings as well as was fun having him as a speaker. He is a person who has achieved everything by himself and the one who takes complete responsibility of his family. He is truly an inspiration for all of us.
Commodities and Derivatives Market
51 Students of TY BAF & SY BAF experience on 10th July 2018 there was a major workshop held in our Thakur College of Science & Commerce by the BAF DEPARTMENT. The main agenda behind conducting this seminar was to make the students gain knowledge about the COMMODITIES AND DERIVATIVES MARKET. The speaker for the same was MR. SATYAJEET CHATTOPADHYAY. He with 25 years of experience and started his journey in 1982 with TOI as a journalist.
The Department of Accounting and Finance (BAF) of Thakur college of Science and Commerce organised a GST workshop on 13th July, 2018. The workshop was held on the 6th floor in room numbers 608, 618 and 619 which started at 10.30 AM. It continued to serve the students till 4 PM. A similar kind of GST awareness campaign was conducted by the BAF Dept. last year too. The continuous guidance and support by Co-ordinator of BAF Dept. Dr. Nishikant Jha, Mohammed Sadiq Hasan sir, Sagar Shinde sir and dedication by the students made the event possible. The team consisted of 12 students was formed which was working from past three weeks before the workshop to make it more fruitful for the participants. The team included speakers and volunteers which was led by Saransh Gupta (TYBAF), Kamal Patel (TYBAF), Mohit Mehta (TYBAF) and Technical Head Harsh Sedani (TYBAF).
Rape is never ok
BAF SMILE lecture 4th January 2019 was a very beautiful experience; the seniors had kept various performances including skits and music for the juniors. This was later followed by two skits which were both based on the condition of women in our country.
Create Your Own Sunshine
On the 14th July 2018 we had our second SMILE lecture for the year 2018-2019. Our Guests were our Alumni Mr. Akash Jain and Mr. Dhiraj Dugar who are qualified as MBA in finance. They were also active in college cultural fests like Tarangan, Mantra and many more. They guided us to several phases of life where in we need to overcome our fears and become confident. They mentioned two common fears faced by everyone for all 64 Students.
Empowering Minds, Building Careers
On 17th July 2018 there was a small workshop conducted by MT Educare’s CPLC classes. The main motive of MT Educare’s CPLC is Empowering Minds and Building Careers. This class provides various courses that are CAT, CET, NMAT, GMAT, BBA, BANK EXAMS and many more.
Seminar on CIMA course
A guidance session was conducted for 91 students on 28thJuly 2018, BAF’s SMILE conducted a session. The invitee was our BAF alumni Mr. Animesh Choudhary. He is currently working as an Assistant Manager with a leading educational institute and also teaching CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) course. The main topic that Animesh Sir spoke about was the CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accounting) course, which is a UK (United Kingdom) based course, is the world’s leading and largest professional body of management accountants.
Seminar on CFP & CFA Course
A guidance session was conducted for 83 students by BAF’s SMILE on 4th August 2018 having CFP Malav Himanshu Bhogaita as our guidance lecturer. He is currently pursuing his studies in M.Com 2nd year along with the CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accounting) course. He has completed his graduation in BAF from Thakur College and has pursued various affiliated certified courses such as CFP (Certified Financial Planner) (USA), Certified Debt Investment Professional under NSC (National Stock Exchange), Certificate of Thinking Strategically in Managerial Decision by Rustomjee Business School, BEC (Business English Certificate) from Cambridge University, Digital Marketing and Basic Tally.
Reality v/s Imaginary Life
For the very first time, a session that was conducted on 11th August 2018 was by our FY (First Year) students lead by Mr. Kamal Bansal along with his team. He is currently persuing his CFP (Certified Financial Planner) USA and GFMP (Global Financial Market Professional Program) from BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange) along with BAF. This session started with Kamal showing us an inspirational video about life which sparked up our thoughts and boosted the environment of the session.
Workshop on Research Methodology
The workshop was scheduled for 2 days i.e. 28th and 29th September 2018 in Thakur College of science and commerce on fifth floor (Digital lab) from 10:00am to 4:00 pm on both the days including lunch breaks. In all 30 students and 3 teachers attended the workshop. The speakers for both the days were Ms. ShobhanaNadar, from Guru Nanak Khalsa College of Arts, Science and Commerce. She has done masters in statistics and is guest speaker for SPSS, R prog and EXCEL and Dr. Nishikant Jha who is coordination of BAF in Thakur College of Science and commerce and a Guest speaker for Basics of Research methodology and usage of Excel in Research Work.
On 21st August, 2018; “Jashn 2018 - A Fresher’s party” was organized by the students of T.Y. BAF and S.Y. BAF OF Thakur College of Science And Commerce’ in order to roll out the red carpet for their junior in the BAF PARIVAR. The theme of CINEMA was chosen after a lot of brainstorming and fishing expedition. The theme really pushed the spectacular letter out of envelope which attracted loads of cheers. Our motive was the event should be mass appealing and pull up varied unique forms vogue on the Mise en Scene.
Mantra is a seminar organised by the department of Accounting and Finance and the department of Business Communication of Thakur college of science and commerce every year. Mantra 2018-19 was the most interesting and interactive seminar till date based on the topics of CYBER SECURITY and SOCIAL AND SPIRITUAL WELLNESS. The seminar started with lighting the lamp for Maa Saraswati by Mr. Sachin Dedhia, Mr. Sachin Kamle, Mrs. Rama Ray and Dr. Nishikant Jha, a very pleasant start to the seminar. Our first speaker Mr. Sachin Dedhia was an independent cyber-crime investigator and a certified ethical hacker; he is a certified international trainer for cyber security, ethical hacking, cyber-crime investigation and digital forensics. He is one of the most popular speakers for Mumbai University for refresher and orientation department. Our second speaker Mr. Sriram Athri was a corporate trainer and trained under Prasana trust of SWAMI SUKHBODHANANDA and now a trustee of Prasana Trust.
It is rightly said that a journey begins from the day you start with the planning and so our journey began in September wherein unanimously it was decided to go on a trip to north of India. After much brainstorming, the final places and itinerary decided was Haridwar - Auli - Jim Corbett- Nainital.
An Industrial Visit was organized for the students of Thakur College of Science and Commerce from 25th to 28th January 2019 to Mahabaleshwar. The visit was conducted for students studying in their First and Second year and was open to all departments. Students from BAF, BMS, BIM, BBI, BFM, BCOM and BMM joined in large numbers with a total of 259.