|Name of Event||Aids Awareness Seminar 2019|
|Resource Person||Senior Resource Person of MDAC Ms. Savita Kurde|
|Date & Time of Program||5th December, 2019 Time: 6.30 p.m. to 7.30 p.m.|
|Venue||Room No. 404|
|No. of Participants||All the students of F.Y.B.Com., S.Y.B.Com. and F.Y.B.Com. including NSS Volunteers of the college. 250 students|
|Objective||To spread awareness about HIV AIDS|
|Brief Report of Program||As part of the Aids Awareness Fortnight activities the RRC Red Ribbon Club of the college organized an Aids Awareness Seminar on 5th December, 2019. Senior Resource Person of MDACS Mumbai District Aids Control Society Ms. Savita Kurde conducted the seminar. She spoke in Hindi and Marathi to connect with the students. She had a power point presentation with interesting facts and data that gave students a clear understanding about HIV AIDS. Her bold direct approach motivated the students to ask her several questions and help clear doubts and bust myths about the dreaded disease. She explained that HIV was not curable, however with medication it can be kept under control. Information about how HIV is contracted and how HIV patients are to be cared for and accepted in society was also explained.|
|No. of Beneficiary||250 MNDC students|
Seminar on “Professional Careers in Commerce” organized by Department of Commerce of college on Tuesday 26th November, 2019
|Name of Event||Seminar organized by Department of Commerce MNDC|
|Date & Time of Program||Tuesday 26th November, 2019 from 7.00 p.m. to 8.30 p.m.|
|Venue||Multipurpose Hall Ground floor MNDC Campus|
|Resource Person||C.A. Vishal Mehta|
|No. of Participants||156 students of F.Y.B.Com., S.Y.B.Com., T.Y.B.Com. and Std. XII|
|Objective||The objective for organizing this seminar was to give the students information regarding the plethora of professional commerce courses (CA, CS, CMA etc.) and careers available, details about them and the method and process of admission into these programmes. Motivating the students to take up professional courses and careers was an important objective too.|
|Brief Report of Program||The Head of the Department of Commerce of MNDC Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lata Krishnan welcomed the resource person. Dr. Eknath Zhrekar introduced the guest to the audience. The seminar was an interactive one with a power point presentation giving facts and details of professional careers in commerce. Principal Padma Rangan joined the resource person in motivating the students to enrol for professional courses and explained that ‘sky is the limit’ when it comes to professional careers in commerce!|
|No. of Beneficiary||156 students attended the seminar|
Department of Business Economics kept a talk on “Career Scope in Capital Market” on 29th September, 2018. Mr. Mukesh Vyas (Fund Manager) from Finrich Financial Service was the speaker for the occasion. The talk was specially kept for T.Y.B.Com. students & alumni of the college. The objective of the event was to make our students aware about the financial career they can have after their graduation. Further, in order to manage their own investment they need awareness. This program was held from 6.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. in T.Y.B.Com. class room. Asst. Prof. Harsh Shukla introduced the guest for the evening. Principal Dr. Padma Rangan welcome Mr. Mukesh Vyas with floral bouquet. Mr. Vyas explained the importance of investment from inflation point of view. Mr. Vyas spoke about career options available as an analyst, financial advisor, mutual fund distributor etc. in the financial market. He also explained the different ways through which one can participate in financial market without leaving his or her current profession. Students were extremely happy and gained a lot of new information from his talk. Mr. Mukesh Vyas also promised that if any students want to pursue his career in financial market he can help him. Program concluded with vote of thanks from Asst. Prof. Harsh Shukla.
A seminar on “The Role of Consumer Guidance Society of India” and “Need and Importance of Investment” was organized by the Department of Commerce, Mahatma Night Degree College of Arts and Commerce, Chembur on 21st December, 2017. The event started at 6.30 p.m. in room number 404. Students of T.Y. B.Com. and S.Y. B.Com. attended the seminar.
The students greeted the speakers warmly. Head of the Department of Commerce, Dr. Lata Krishnan introduced the speakers and welcomed them with a bouquet of flowers. The first speaker was Mr. Pratik Mishra from the Consumer Guidance Society of India. He illustrated his points with the help of a video. The video had interesting cases that had been resolved by the CGSI. The CGIS is a non-profit consumer organization established in India in 1966 to protect and educate the Indian consumer about sub-standard products and services, adultrated foods, short weights and measures, spurious and hazardous drugs, exorbitant prices, endemic shortages leading to black marketing and profiteering, unfulfilled manufacture guarantees and a host of other problems. The session was interesting and interactive.
Mr. Foram Shah, an investment planner by profession was the second resource person for the day. She started her session by introducing the term ‘savings’. She questioned students to find out whether they saved. She spoke at length about the importance of savings and went on to explain the concept ‘investment’. It is important that your savings grow, she explained. Making wise investment decisions ensuring growth, safety and liquidity is the need of the hour.
Foram Shah spoke about the Stock Exchange. She explained that it was not difficult to study and invest in shares sold in the stock exchange. Making systematic small investments prudently is a wise decision.
Students had many questions to ask and the session was lively and interactive.