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Events 2019-20


Department of Management Studies students had won second place in CSR event as a part of Prometheus’20 held at Xavier Institute of Management & Entrepreneurship, Chennai on 27th & 28th Feb 2020.

Guest lecture on HR Contemporary Practices

The Department of Management Studies organized a guest lecture on “HR Contemporary Practices” for the first year & second year MBA students on 12th February 2020 (between 11 am to 12:40 pm) at MBA Seminar Hall. Mr.Elaya Sekaraja, Associate General Manager HRD, Indus Teqsite Private Limited an alumnus of department of management studies (1998-2000 batch) was the guest lecturer. He briefed about the corporate expectations from the MBA graduates. He has also discussed the various HR practices followed in different industries. The session benefitted the students in understanding the real scenarios practiced in the corporate.

Alumni meet 2020 (1998-2000 Batch)

The Department of Management Studies has organized Alumni meet of 1998-2000 batch on 24th-Jan-2020. 20 Alumni were assembled from different part of India and other countries. They interacted with the faculty members and students; advised MBA students’ regards to the respective subjects and their scope in the future. Presented Mementos to the HOD, Pro-Vice Chancellor as a token of gratitude.


Our students of MBA has participated in THINKEDU CONCLAVE 2K20 sponsoredby SASTRA (deemed to be university) associated with THE NEW INDIAN EXPRESS on January 8-9, 2020 at ITC GRAND CHOLA, CHENNAI. 11 students accompanied with Dr.D.Asokk attended sessions related to Educating tomorrow’s India, Women as leaders, Republic of India 2.0: is the change fundamental?. This conclave has been honoured by Governor of Tamil Nadu, Shri Banwarilal Purohit and Governor of Kerala, Shri Arif Mohammed khan.

Guest Lecture on “Personal SWOT analysis for identifying one’s competencies and limitations”

Department of Management Studies organized a guest lecture on “Personal SWOT analysis for identifying one’s competencies and limitations” for the students of MBA I and II year on 4th November 2019. Around 180 students attended this guest lecture delivered by Mr.Balaraju Kondaveeti (M.S Entrepreneurship from IIT Madras). It helped students in identifying core strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats within themselves that leads to fact-based analysis, fresh perspectives and new ideas.

Inauguration of The New Seminar Hall in the Department of Management Studies

Our Honourable Chancellor Mr. BSA Arif Buhary Rahman, inaugurated the New Seminar Hall in the Department of Management Studies on 05th November 2019, in the presence of Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, Dr. N.Raja Hussain., Deputy Registrar, Mr. V.N.A. Jalal, Senior General Manager, of our institute, Dr. K.Srinivasan, Dean, Dr. Shanmugam, Head of the Department and faculty members of the department.

One-day Workshop on ‘MS Excel on Supply Chain Management’

The Department of Management Studies organized a one-day workshop on ‘MS Excel for Supply Chain Management’ for the 2nd year MBA students with Logistics and Supply Chain Management specialization on 19th October 2019. A total of 50 students took part in the workshop. The resource person for the workshop was Mr. D. Sriram, an industry expert and affiliate faculty member. Mr. D. Sriram is the CEO of Maruti 3PL Solutions, Chennai. The workshop was convened by Dr. M. Shanmugam, Professor and Head, and coordinated by Dr. J. Hemalatha, Mrs. T. Rocky Devi and Dr. D. Asokk, faculty members, Management Studies.

Best Management Chanakya Award 2019

Ms. Salma Parveen of I year MBA was selected for the pre-final conducted by MMA for the “Best Management Chanakya Award 2019”. She got certificate of appreciation for being among the top 40 out of 3000 students participated in the MMA Best Management competition. She had a good experience of getting to take part in the competition and was given complimentary participation to be a delegate for the MMA Meet held on 30th September.

Orientation Program for the 1st year MBA students

Orientation for I year MBA was conducted on 19th August 2019. Students and parents of I year were felicitated by our Hounarable Vice Chancellor Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Dr IR. Dr. Sahol Hamid Bin Abu Bakar, Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, Mr. S. M. Buhary, Member, Board of Management, Dr. S.K.G. Ganesh, Director (PG-Admissions), Dr. M.S. Haji Sheik Mohammed, Dean, Academic Affairs, and Heads of various academic department.

Events 2018-19

Inauguration of Student Chapter of Madras Management Association (MMA) on March 13, 2019

On March 13, 2019 the Student Chapter of Madras Management Association (MMA) was inaugurated at Department of Management Studies. Dr. K. Srinivasan, Dean, Management Studies presented the Welcome Address and offered an overview of Madras Management Association. The Presidential Address by Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, BSACIST and the Inaugural Talk by Group Captain Dr. R. Venkataraman (Retd.), General Manager, MMA inspired the audience. He also spoke about the advantage the collaboration with MMA brings and outlined the road ahead. This is a promising start to the Student Chapter that has a lot to offer in the future.

MMA chapter at Crescent will give access to many industry experts and collaboration.

Crescendo 2K19
Crescendo 2K19, an Intercollegiate talent meet was organised by Dept. of Management Studies on 15th February. The events were Royal Rumble (Best Management Team), Gladiators (Marketing game), Biz-Buzz (Quiz) and TipTap Toe (Variety Programme). Around 175 students from 19 colleges from Tamilnadu participated in the event. Mr.Ravindran Solomon, Vice-President and Senior Creative Director of J.Walter Thompson, a global advertising agency, was the Chief Guest.

Inauguration of Student Clubs at Dept. of Management Studies

Department of Management Studies had conducted an Inaugural program for clubs on 28-01-2019 at Seminar Hall 2, Convention Centre, BS Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science & Technology. These Clubs are formed to develop the students’ learning in a practical way as “Practical things are easy to learn and have long lasting impact”. The presidential speech was given by Dr. A. Azad, Registrar, BS Abdur Rahman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology and it was followed by the inaugural speech of Mr. Elango M, Vice President, FCB Interface. Being an expert in the field advertisement MrElango M, had shared his valuable experience regarding the advertisement field and suggested productive views for the Club activities with good wishes.

The Clubs were introduced with the Names, logos and Mottos of Clubs by the Students of Department of Management Studies. Following are the club names: Avenues: Marketing Club,Hope: Human Resource Club, Seed: Entrepreneurship Club, Rahoitta: Finance Club and Dabbawala: Operations and Logistics club.

Events 2017-18

National Conference on “Higher Education and Career opportunities” – Organised on 10th October, 2017
Resource Persons:Dr. Kannan Gireesh, Psychiatrist, Founder and CEO of Live Life Education Pvt. Ltd, Mr.Kalyan
Sundaram, IA &AS Officer (Retired), Director, Excell Career IAS Academy, Mr. M.Sundaram, Executive-Director,
Super Forge Pvt.Ltd., Mr.R.Jithendra Kumar, CEO, Ontoborn Technologies, Mr.Shashikanth Jayaraman, CEO &
Principal Advisor, Hex Advisory (P) Ltd and founder of HR Sangam, Mr. T.Udayakumar, Finance Director, CMWSSB,
Mr. Antony Vishal Francis, Senior Marketing Analyst, Pramati Technologies, and Ms. Kripadevi Dharmaraj, Founder
& CEO, MC’s Lunch.

Management Development Programme on “Leveraging on CSR for Creating Shared Value” with association with GGS
Information Services Pvt. Ltd. – Organised on 6th October, 2017

Resource Persons:Mr Hemantha Kumar Pamarthy, Consultant of CII, Ms Gazal Raina, CSR Lead, Ford Motors, Mr
Karthik Ramaswamy, KPMG, Ms Latha Suresh, Director, Social Audit Network India, Ms. Sanjula Bai, Country Head of
CSR and AVP, Wells Fargo EGS India Ltd, Dr.Samip Baruah, Head, International Sales, ITC Ltd.

Reminiscence 2017- A panel discussion with an objective to bridge Industry-Academia gap – Organised on 23rd,
September 2017

Resource Person: Mr. Shankar Ramamurthy, Associate Director- Projects, Cognizent Technologies Solution, Mr.
Karthikeyan, Senior Business HR Manager, Innova Solutions, Mr. Sridharan Siva, Head – Brand and Digital
Marketing, Redington India Ltd. and student representatives from elite institutions.

Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on “Research Methodology and Data analysis using SPSS and AMOS” – Organised on 13th to 19th, July 2017
Resource Person: Dr. T.J. Kamalanabhan and Dr. Thenmozhi, Professors from IIT-M, Dr. Ravanan, Professor,
Presidency College, Dr. Jayanth Jacob, Assoc. Professor, Anna University, Dr.V. Murugesan, Registrar, B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology, Dr. Haider Yasmeen, Prof/HoD, DoMS, B.S. Abdur Rahman Institute of Science & Technology.

Events 2016-17

MMA Workshop – Employability Skills Required for Managers – Organised on 10th April 2017

Resource Person: Mr. Saravanan .S, IAS Trainer, Kingmakers IAS Academy

Crestech 2k17 – Intercollegiate Technical Symposium – Organised on 24th and 25th March 2017

Chief Guest: Mr. P Arul Kumar, Joint Managing Director, Mando Automotive India Pvt Ltd.

A one day workshop on “Entrepreneurship Orientation Program” – Organised on 20th March 2017

Resource Person: T.Vallinayagam,NSIC,MSME

MMA Workshop – Entrepreneurship and Soft Skills – Organised on 2nd March 2017

Resource Person: Mrs. Kadambari Sathish, CEO,
Women Entrepreneurship Development Organization

MMA Workshop : You – The Brand – Organised on 22nd December 2016

Resource Person: GP Capt Dr. R. Venkataraman, General Manager, Madras Management Association

Workshop on ‘Financial education – Investors’ Awareness programme – Organised on 18th October 2016

Resource Person: Mr.Ramesh Shankar, SEBI

Events 2015-16

A workshop on Online Trading – Organised on 15th February, 2016

Resource Person: Mr.Ramesh Shankar, SEBI

National Conference on Career choices of B- School students – Organised on 6th October 2015

Resource Person: Dr. V. Irai Anbu, IAS and Dr Kannan Gireesh

Events 2014-15

MMA Workshop – Financial Strategy – Organised on 4th March 2015

Resource Person: Mr. P. Raju Iyer, Former Chief Accountant and Company Secretary, Air Maldives Ltd.

MMA Inauguration – Organised on 4th December 2014

Resource person: GP Capt Dr. R. Venkataraman, General Manager, Madras
Management Association

Cruize 2K14 – Inter College Management Fest – Organised on 18th November, 2014

Events 2013-14

Cruize 2K13 – Inter College Management Fest – Organised on 11th December, 2013

Events 2012-13

National Conference on “Physical & Mental Health for Working Professionals: An Holistic Approach” – Organised on
19th April 2013

Resource person: Dr. Nambi Prof. & HOD, Dept. of Psychiatry, Sree Balaji
Medical College & Hospital

Organised by: HRD Club