The 8th Annual Convocation and 11th Prize Distribution Function were held in Government College of Commerce and Business Administration, Sector 50, Chandigarh today. Sh. R.K Popli, PCS, Director Public Relations and Registering & Licencing Authority, Chandigarh Administration (U.T.) Chandigarh was the Chief Guest on the occasion. He congratulated the graduates and prize winners and applauded the efforts for the holistic development of the students. He highlighted the role of life skills and value system to be an achiever at work place which is more important than only receiving academic degrees. Principal of the College Dr. Manjit Kaur presented the Annual Report of the college highlighting the achievements of the students during the session 2017-18. Prof. (Dr) Rosy Walia, Dean, presented the students of M.COM, B.COM and BBA for award of Degrees to the graduates. Around 212 degrees were awarded to the students of M.COM, B.COM (Hons in Management Studies and Economics), B.Com (pass course) and BBA. Vice Principal Amarpreet Singh Sijher announced the names of the prize winners who have excelled in the fields of academics and co-curricular activities during the year. Four students were awarded Roll of Honour in the field of Academics, Sports and Cultural Activities. In all 28 students were awarded College Colour and 130 students were awarded Certificate of Merit for outstanding achievements in academics, sports, NSS and co-curricular activities. Dr Rajiv Salwan presented the vote of thanks and congratulated the students.
Government College of Commerce and Business Administration Sector 50, (GCCBA-50) Chandigarh organised Farewell Function for the final year students of B.Com, BBA and M.Com for the session 2017-18. Principal of the college Dr. Manjit Kaur was the chief guest on the occassion. The students performed kaleidoscope of activities like group dance, songs and comic performances and put up a great show to bid farewell to their seniors. Principal Dr. Manjit Kaur congratulated the students and wished them luck for their future endeavours. She motivated them to work hard and bring laurels for themselves and their families. The details of the winners of the titles of the Ramp walk are as follows:
|1||Miss GCCBA 2018||Divya Verma||B.Com-III|
|2||Mr GCCBA2018||Ishpreet Singh||BBA-III|
|3||MS CHARMING||Kanupreet Sachdeva||BBA-III|
|4||MR PERSONALITY||Shivneet Patti||BBA-III|
The legal Literacy Club-“Law-matics” of Government College of Commerce and Business Administration Sector-50, Chandigarh has organised a Debate / Group Discussion on the topic ‘Gender Equality: The essence of the society’ on 30th April 2018 towards Government of India’s drive to celebrate the birth Anniversary of Dr. B. R. Ambedkar from 14/4/2018 to 5/5/2018. The students of the college participated in large numbers with passion. They discussed about the prevailing conditions of women and girls in the society. They also shared their personal experiences in their own families. The students also discussed about the transgender and their positions in the society. The participants at the end came into an agreement that for an equitable society we need to reform within first and then go ahead to create awareness among the common people, particularly among marginalised sections of the society.
This activity was organised under the supervision of Mr. Yogesh Kumar, Associate Professor Incharge of legal literacy Club and Mr. Sanjeev Sharma, Assistant Professor, Mentor. The function was graced by the Chief Guest, Dr. (Prof.) Rosy Walia Joshi, Dean of the college and Guest of Honour, Dr. Bikramjit Kaur, Associate Professor.
The Placement Cell of Government College of Commerce and Business Administration, Sector-50, Chandigarh organized a placement drive for the final year students of M.Com, B.Com and BBA. A total of about 200 students attended the presentation of the two companies ‘Tata strive’ and ‘ALIANTHUS’. The company representatives from H.R. Department were happy with the skills of the students and the process of selection was through short listing and Personal Interviews. Finally 120 students were selected by Tata Strive company and 18 students were selected by ALIANTHUS. The Placement In-charge, Mr. Amarpreet Sijher Vice Principal of the College, and his team also mentioned that generally the placement drive will also be extended to the interested alumni and students of the Institute in the tri-city.
Gender Sensitization Society (Jagriti) of Govt. College of Commerce and Business Administration Sector-50, Chandigarh in collaboration with Traffic Police, Chandigarh organised an Awareness campaign to persuade women riders to wear helmet while driving on the eve of International Women’s Day. Mr Rajinder, Head Constable initiated the event by imparting knowledge about the traffic rules. Sh Rajiv Ambastha, DSP, South Traffic and his team highlighted that in last five years 116 women have lost their lives in accidents out of which maximum were two-wheeler riders. He also emphasized that women do not want to wear helmet because it hides their beauty. Inspector Sita Devi, Chandigarh Traffic Police distributed helmets to the girl students and stickers with message saying ‘Helmet saves her head too’ and made women drivers aware about the benefits of wearing helmet while riding two wheelers.
Government College of Commerce and Business Administration Sector 50, Chandigarh celebrated its Annual Sports Day with incredible zeal and enthusiasm. Principal Dr Manjit Kaur inaugurated the function who was also the chief guest on the occasion. While speaking on the occasion she commended the role of sports in one’s life and how sports can help the students to achieve the unachievable by developing the dedication and discipline in the field of sports. She felt happy to see the jubilant response of the viewers and students and congratulated them for their participation. She also praised Mohit of B.Com I Semester who had won Gold Medal in All India Inter University Roller Sports Championship and Bronze Medal in Panjab University Inter College Roller Sports Tournament. Further She also congratulated College Basketball (Women) team for winning Bronze Medal in Panjab University Inter College Basketball Tournament held at Panjab University and College Basketball (Men) team for wining Bronze Medal in Panjab University Inter College Basketball Tournament held in Narangwal (Ludhiana).
Various track and field events and games were organised. Fun games like Musical chair, Balloon Race One leg race, Skipping, Spoon and Lemon race , Back race, Slow Cycle race, Shot-put and Long Jump were specifically enjoyed by the spectators. The prize distribution function was conducted by Dean Prof (Dr) Rosy Walia. At the end, Dr Rajiv Salwan, Sports In-charge and Registrar, College Examination, presented the vote of thanks.
Government College of Commerce and Business Administration Sector 50, Chandigarh organized 6th MANAGEMENT & IT FEST “YUVCLIQUE 2018” the mega event in college today. The event was organized by Management Club ‘Gestione’ and IT society ‘Tech-Infomatics’. Event was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Chief Guest, Sh Davesh Moudgil. (Mayor, Chandigarh). Prof. Pahlad Aggarwal (Retired as Deputy Director Higher Education (Colleges), Chandigarh Administration) and Founder and Former Principal GCCBA 50 Chandigarh was the Guest of Honour who also graced the occasion. Principal Dr. Manjit Kaur welcomed the guests and participants.
Yuvclique 2018 had a plethora of events spread over the day including literary events, fine arts events, cultural events, IT events and Fashion show. Students showcased their versatility, creativity and dynamism. The fest attracted a large crowd which consisted of students, Teaching faculty and special guests from reputed colleges/Business Schools of Chandigarh and Punjab. Also there was an entertaining and rocking performance by a Punjabi Singer Romeo who enthralled the audience with his singing during the fest.
GCCBA-50 Chandigarh the host college was declared as Overall Best Team Yuvclique 2018 as they bagged the maximum prizes during the events. Mr Saurav Sharma of BBA I and Ms Ishita of M.Com I was declared as Mr & Ms YUVCLIQUE 2018. Mr Ayush Sehgal of BBA II was declared as Mr Personality & Ms Akanksha of M.Com I was declared as Ms. Charming
The Chief Guest at the Valedictory function Sh Abhay Sood Managing Director, ST Bikes (Ludhiana) appreciated the enthusiasm of host college and congratulated students and whole team for the success of the fest and wished them luck for their future endeavours. Prof. Dr.Rosy Walia extended the vote of thanks. The event concluded with prize distribution followed by a dance and DJ session for all the participants, prize winners, organizers who contributed their efforts to make this event successful.
Drug De-addiction Society (VADA) of Govt. College of Commerce and Business Administration Sector-50, Chandigarh in collaboration with Consumer Voice, Delhi organised Annual Road Safety Week on the theme of “5 Days 5 Pledges- for Road Safety from1st to 7th February .This event represents a significant opportunity to call attention to the road safety situation. About 1.3 million people die each year on the roads worldwide and between 20-50 million sustain non-fatal injuries. Mr. Surinder Verma, Chairman, Citizens Awareness Group accentuated that road accidents are an epidemic that the Government can no longer afford to ignore. Mr Hemant Upadhyay, Advisor-IT and Telecom, gave powerpoint Presentation and stressed on issues like Road design, driving skills, traffic management, vehicle design, policing, enforcement etc. The campaign concluded with that there is a dire need to form a strong and comprehensive Road Safety legislation immediately. Lastly, a pledge was held to follow the safety features/rules for road safety.
Government College of Commerce and Business Administration Sector 50 Chandigarh celebrated 69th Republic day in the college campus with great patriotic zeal and enthusiasm today. Principal Dr. Manjit Kaur unfurled the National flag. The colourful programme started with National Anthem followed by students presenting speeches, dance and a skit performance to share their commitment and bond for the love of their country to mark the importance of the day. Speaking on the occasion Principal exhorted the that our constitution is based on principles of Equality, Fraternity & Liberty and it is our constitution that gives us freedom of speech & expression and therefore we must use this right judiciously in this transitional phase that we are going through. She also emphasized that it is our moral duty to preserve our national heritage and value system which is degrading with time. Principal also appreciated the efforts of the students that despite the weather conditions they managed to come and participate in full spirit. She further encouraged them by saying that the ultimate goal of education is to make them a better human being and they should further take the reigns of the college in their own hands and spread value system as GCCBIAN. The sweets were served amongst the staff members and students thereafter. For photographs click here.
NSS Unit of Govt. College of Commerce and Business Administration Sector-50, Chandigarh organised the lohri celebrations by arranging the music and bonfire for the students along with distribution of the customary eatables. Also the Gender Sensitization Society “Jagriti” of the college arranged a show by RJ Manav from 94.3 Big fm radio on the theme of ‘lohri ka paigam betiyon ke naam’’. The students and the staff enjoyed the lohri celebrations with fun and frolic.