In keeping with the vision of Shri Ram College of Commerce to be A College of Global Choice, The Office of International Programmes (OIP) creates and expands international synergies with acclaimed global universities and institutions through cross-cultural and academic exchange programmes. OIP facilitates collaborations and cooperation in education, research and academic activities by creating, developing and fostering international exchange programmes. OIP facilitates establishing dialogues and interactions on global issues while inculcating and nurturing talents of students to take them on a global scale.
To create platforms of global exposure for the budding talents and inspirit their global competencies so as to embrace the challenges of a dynamic world with courage and confidence. OIP dedicates itself to:
The programmes are based on various themes related to contemporary issues viz. Youth in Action, Winds of Change, Contrasts and Cohesions. A detailed understanding of the themes is undertaken through extensive research.
To undertake the project work the participants are divided into buddy groups. In consonance with the theme of the programme various project topics or sub-topics related to Environment, Economics, Technology, Education, Culture, Sports, and Politics are assigned to participants of the programme. Each group is assigned a mentor to facilitate clear comprehension and inculcate all aspects relating to the topic followed by pre-project presentations. The final presentations are judged by esteemed judges and the best efforts are awarded and appreciated.
Development oriented workshops for better ingraining of cultural ties like pottery-making, puppet-shows, yoga, fashion, dance and sports workshops etc.
Based on the respective themes, eminent personalities deliver lectures to enhance the understanding of the participants. Some prominent speakers in the past include:
Also, during one of the finest collaborative Indo-US programme, we were embraced by the benign presence of Ambassador Richard Rahul Verma, USA Ambassador to India, and Ambassador Taranjit Singh Sandhu, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of India, USA. They briefed the students about the strategic Indo-US relations and the cross-cultural diversity fostered by such programmes.
Thematic selection of places of historical, economic, cultural, social and political importance like Rashtrapati Bhavan, Parliament House, Gandhi Smriti, National Museum, Kingdom of Dreams, Qutub Minar, Red Fort, Maruti Udyog, Centre for Social Research, TERI Retreat Centre, NGOs etc. are made to enhance the on-hand experience of the participants about the contemporary topics.
October 7-20, 2016 (14 days - 6 Cities - 15 Organisations)
The Office of International Programmes organized SRCC India-USA Initiative 2016 from 7th to 20th October, 2016, with the underlying theme "Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Sustainability”.
The Participants included, Faculty Organiser, Dr.Mallika Kumar and 15 students, Atharva Mittal, Ishan Hooda, Samhita Khuntia, Apoorva Jain, Ishani Das, Sanchie Shroff, Divyansh Agarwal, Meghna Jayaraj, Srishti, Gursimran Gambhir, Nishta Sawhney, Shaurya Kumar, Harry Kapoor, Rachita Kumar, and Suruchi Dugur.
The Programme involved paper presentations in Seminars, active participation in Lectures, Panel Discussions, Classroom discussions and delivering effective Business Pitches in front of esteemed judges. There were official tours, workshops and interactive sessions with students, faculty, administrative officials and admission committee members of the various reputed institutions in USA viz.
The Organizations visited: Security Council at the United Nations, New York Stock Exchange, Royal Credit Union, Jamf Software Solutions, Cray Research Institute, Xerox Head Quarters, and the Indian Consulate, NYC.
Field Visits: Wall Street, New York, Ferguson’s Apple Orchard and Marieke Gouda Farm in Eau Claire.
The Programme: Given the diverse and distinct nature of economic environment in India and the US the programme provided an opportunity-
The programme in brief was as follows:
Office of International Programmes
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