A faculty orientation program was conducted on 5 June 2017 addressed by Prof. M.L Saikumar, Prof. & Dean, Indian Institute of Public Enterprise, Hyderabad. The objective of the orientation program was to enrich the faculty, inspiring the young faculty, ignite their minds and involve them in career building with collaborative and cohesive Work, to empower the teachers in imparting the right skills and attitudes to build a successful career, home and society.
Induction program was conducted on 7 July for the students of degree I year to acquaint them with the ethos of the college and facilitate their smooth transition from Intermediate to Under- Graduate studies.
Here in Madina, we value the contribution of Faculty and there are some initiatives such as Feedback by the students about the teaching-learning to enhance the quality of teaching.
Celebrations like Fresher’s Day, Independence Day, Republic Day, and Farewell Day are conducted to impart the spirit of joy, patriotism and sharing take place regularly.
B. UG Departmental Activities:
The department organized a Workshop on ‘Enhancing the awareness on Gynecological Conditions of Adolescents’ by Dr. Malathi, Gynecologist from Govt. Maternity Hospital, and Hyderabad on 21 Oct 2017. Students participated actively and cleared most of their doubts on gynecological issues and menstrual problems.
The dept. conducted a Guest Lecture by Prof. Barkha, an Advocate in High Court and Prof. in Nalsar University of law, Hyderabad on the ‘Intellectual Property Rights and Cyber Crimes’ on 1 Nov 2017.
The department conducted a study tour to B.Com III Year students to MSR India Ltd, Dr.Copper Factory and Pasta Food factory at Jeedimetla on 16 Nov 2017.
The department conducted a Seminar on “ Career Orientation and skill enhancement by Ms. K.Vaishali of M Skills United, Hyderabad
Department of Botany conducted a botanical tour for all students to Herbal Garden on 10 Aug 2017.
Department of Zoology conducted a study tour to B.Sc. III year students to Medak fish Hatcheries on 23 Oct 2017.
B. Sc. I & II Year CNZC & ANZC Students won I Prizes (Cash Prize of Rs. 1000/-) in Chemistry Skit and Chemistry Chrome Competitions at the Chemistry Carnival conducted by Osmania University Science College on 15 & 16 March 2018
Department of Nutrition conducted a Web interactive Seminar on “ob gene nutrigenomics of Obesity” on 6th Jan 2018. Zubaida Azeem, retd Principal, OU College for women was the Chief Guest. Dr. Raja Sriswan, Scientist NIN, and Dr.K.S. Lakshmi, Bariatric surgeon, Global Hospital, and Dr. Ryan Fernando, Sports Nutritionist from Bangalore delivered Talks on prevention & strategies to deal with Obesity
Arabic conducted Quran Khani on 20 June and Naat Competitions on 4th Aug 2017.
Department of English conducted painting competitions on the World Environment Day on 21 June on the theme “Connecting people to Nature in the city and in the land, from the poles to the equator” and the winners were given Prizes.
Jam Session and Elocution programs were conducted on ‘Gender Equality’ on International Women’s Day on 8th March 2018.
Department of Hindi conducted a Debate for degree students on ‘Whether Co-education is better for girls and boys’.
g) PG.DEPARTMENT OF NUTRITION & DIETETICS:
Induction program for M.Sc. I year students was conducted on 5 Aug 2017.
National Nutrition week was celebrated on 18 Sept 2017 on the Theme “Optimal Infant & Young Child Feeding Practices: Better Child Health”. Dr. Annie Hasan, HoD, Dept. of Genetics & Molecular Biology at Kamineni Hospital was the Chief Guest. Guest of Honor, Dr. Lavanya, Chief Medical officer at CELES Care Hospital spoke on “making a difference at Key milestones in infant and young children” and Dr. Asra Mateen, Nutritionist, spoke on Child Nutrition.
The excellent academic records of our students do not end with the results. They get translated into fruitful career in several corporate. I have pleasure to inform that some corporate companies and Hospitals in Hyderabad have selected our students as managers and Nutritionists and they are doing well.
True Weight Wellness Pvt. Ltd. Conducted placements II Year M.Sc. (Nutrition & Dietetics) students on 5th and 7th March 2018. 12 students are placed for appointment in their wellness clinics in twin cities starting from 1 July 2018.
D. SPORTS & GAMES:
As every year, In-house competitions were conducted in outdoor games, viz., Basket ball, Throw ball, Tennikoit, Shuttle Badminton, and Indoor games viz., Caroms and chess. All the winners were given prizes.
E. OU INTERCOLLEGIATE CULTURAL COMPETITIONS:
Degree students participated in OU Intercollegiate Competitions held on 12-14 Oct 2017 and won Prizes in Collage and Poster Making Competitions
F. RUBAROO WORKSHOP:
RUBAROO, an NGO in collaboration with Indian High commissioner conducted a three day Orientation workshop on Inter-Faith ‘Agaaze-e- Bathcheet’ in our College from 7 – 9 October 2017. Ms.Neha Swain, Founder, Ms. Monisha, Co-founder, Ms. Rashmi, Miss. Shubi and Ms. Hema, Members were the program Organizers from RUBARO. 125 Youth champions, were selected after screening based on a questionnaire, from various colleges. 30 Selected students from N.B.Science College, Pathargatti, Vivekananda Degree College, Kukat pally, BJR college, Narayanguda, Roda Mistry College of Social Work, Madina Degree & PG College participated in the workshop in our college and discussed various issues related to different cultures and religions. They were assigned tasks to be completed in a month on various inter-faith themes. 5 students from our College were selected to participate in a ‘Social Action Project’ during the Inter-Faith week.
57 Students participated in an Inter-Faith Walk conducted by RUBAROO and inaugurated by Mr. Andrew Fleming, Deputy High commissioner of UK, from our college on 18th November to four religious places, one temple, one church, one Mosque, and one Gurudwara to understand about the various faiths and religious practices.
Voice 4 girls conducted an awareness program on ‘voices against gender based violence’ on 25th November 2017. Ms. Sheila Cannell, Trustee of SLA, (Scottish Love in Action) Organization in India, gave a presentation. Mr. Andrew Fleming, British Deputy High Commissioner in India, Ms. Nalini, from Deputy High Commission, Ms. Jameela Nishat, Founder Director of Shaheen, Women’s Organization in Hyderabad, Mr. R. Venkat Reddy, National Convener, MV (Mamidipudi Venkatarangaiah) Foundation, Ms. Anusha Bharadwaj, Executive Director of Voice4 Girls were the panelists for question time.
G. DENTAL CAMP:
Dr. R.K. Satrawal, Oro-Dental Surgeon, Pearl Dental clinic, conducted a Dental Camp in our college on 16 October 2017 and advised students on dental hygiene and suggested treatment for dental problems.
H. NSS & OUTREACH PROGRAMMES:
Rashtriya ekta diwas, was celebrated to commemorate the birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhai Patel, on 31 October 2017 in library hall. 51 NSS Volunteers took the Pledge on National Unity Day to foster and reinforce our dedication to preserve and strengthen unit, integrity and security of our nation.
The NSS Unit of the college with 50 students of Degree I & II Year have conducted a Day & Night special camp at Chinna Mangalaram Village, Moinaband Mandal for 7 days from 19thFeb- to 25thFeb’2018. The volunteers have carried out various programs like Free Medical Check-up, Survey on literacy, health and Nutrition education, drinking water facilities, clean and green, and tree plantation programs in the village.
DOBARA, an NGO, celebrated the 68th Republic Day on 26 January 2018 at Little Sisters of the poor, home for the aged, in Bhoiguda, Secunderabad. 50 NSS volunteers Participated in the cultural program. Students and Management contributed eatables to the ‘BIG BIN’, where people drop useful items for inmates of Old age home.
Many of our Alumni are doing great work all over the world, in their respective domains to raise the bar of excellence, and forged several initiatives to strengthen the foray of our students into the corporate world.
J. GRADUATION DAY:
Degree Convocation was conducted on 9 Sept 2017 for three batches of UG PG graduates of 2013, 2014, and 2015 in Lateefuddin Hall. Chief Guest, Prof. Ahmed Ullah Khan, Retd. Dean, Faculty of OU Law, OU, administered the pledge of Graduation. Mr. Hamid Hussaini, member, MEWS, Mr. and Mrs. Ahmed Rasheed Shervani, eminent educationists were the guests of Honor.
M.Sc ( Nutrition & Dietetics) Graduates:
Prof. Ahmadullah Khan, Retd. Dean, Law College, OU administering the Oath of Graduation:
Staff members with the Guests on the Graduation Day Program
K. Traffic Awareness Program:
Narayanguda Police Conducted a Traffic Awareness Program in college premises on 17 Aug 2017. They showed a power point presentation on the point system of penalty for Traffic violation in Hyderabad.