Annual Academic Camp Attended by NCC Cadets of Khalsa College Patiala
Annual Academic Camp Attended by NCC Cadets of Khalsa College Patiala
Cadets of NCC Naval Wing Khalsa College Patiala led by Capt. (Indian Navy) Sarvjit Singh Saini, Commanding Officer, 1st Punjab Naval Unit NCC Nangal and under the direction of Dr Dharminder Singh Ubha, Principal, Khalsa College, Patiala, attended the annual academic camp at Chitkara University, Rajpura from 15th June 2022 to 24th June 2022. During the camp Commanding Officer Sarvjit Saini said that such camps are very important for building the personality of NCC cadets and they can qualify for NCC Cadet Certificate B and C only if they complete their qualifications by conducting annual academic camps. Talking to the cadets on their arrival at the college after the end of the camp, the college principal Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha said that in such a camp the students not only keep pace with the times academically but also become aware at other levels and are able to cope with the challenges of the times. During the camp many cadets of Khalsa College participated in various activities. Among their achievements Cadet Anmolpreet Singh and Cadet Gurwinder Singh won silver medals in volleyball competition. Cadet Jaskiranjot Kaur won Silver Medal in cultural activities. Cadets Jaskiranjot and Amandeep also bagged third place in the military game. On arrival at the college, the CTO of NCC Naval Wing, Dr. Sarabjit Singh encouraged the students and informed them about other upcoming camps and competitions. All the cadets returning from the camp were present on this occasion.
NAAC Peer Team Visit Successfully Concludes at Khalsa College Patiala
NAAC Peer Team Visit Successfully Concludes at Khalsa College Patiala
Two day NAAC Peer Team's inspection visit of General Shivdev Singh Diwan Gurbachan Singh Khalsa College Patiala successfully concluded today. On the second day of the two day visit, the Chairperson of the NAAC Peer Team, Dr. Jogindra Singh Bisen, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Swami Ramanand Tirath Marathwada University, Nanded, Member Coordinator Dr. Rajindran Shanmugam, Professor and Head, Department of Economics, Gandhigram Rural Institute Deemed to be University, Gandhigram, and Member Dr. Swami Bhudevananda, Former Principal Radha Krishnan Mission Residential College, and President, Ramakrishna Math Bolpur, started their college inspection this morning by paying obeisance at Gurdwara Sahib in the college campus and then inspected Sri Guru Har Rai Sahib Environmental Park and Botanical Garden and the team prepared their report. Discussions were held with the college principal Dr Dharminder Singh Ubha. the team held an exit meeting with the entire staff of the college.
The chairman of the team said that a teacher plays an essential role in building nation. Hence she or he has great responsibility. He also appreciated the arrangements made by the college. He highlighted in his speech the sacrifices made by Sikhs in history. The member coordinator Dr. Rajindran Shanmugam said that home science department and agriculture department have great possibilities and lot of hard work is needed. Dr Swami Bhudevananda said that the college visit was a wonderful experience. After this the NAAC peer team hand-over the report to the college Principal Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha.
The inspection visit ended successfully with the national anthem. During the two day visit, pleasant and harmonious atmosphere prevailed in the college.
NAAC Peer Team Visits General Shivdev Singh Diwan Gurbachan Singh Khalsa College Patiala
NAAC Peer Team Visits General Shivdev Singh Diwan Gurbachan Singh Khalsa College Patiala
A team of NAAC, an organization for grading colleges and universities across India, began two day inspection at General Shivdev Singh Diwan Gurbachan Singh Khalsa College, Patiala. The chairperson of this team is Dr. Jogindra Singh Bisen, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Swami Ramanand Tirath Marathwada University, Nanded. He is accompanied by Dr. Rajendran Shanmugam, Professor and Head, Department of Economics, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Deemed to be University, Gandhigram, Member Coordinator and Dr. Swami Bhudevananda, Former Principal, Rama Krishna Mission Residential College, and Adhyaksha, Ramakrishna Math Bolpur.
Today, on the first day, the college principal Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha shared the performance of the college during the last five years, with the team. This was followed by sharing of activities of IQAC by Coordinator, IQAC, and Deputy Principal of the college, Dr. Jasleen Kaur. During the inspection of the Departments, the members of NAAC team visited various Departments and reviewed the achievements and performance of the departments and also checked the records of the departments as required.The team also met and had discussion with the students. After this, there was a meeting with the college governing body, S. Harjinder Singh Dhami, President, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Sri Amritsar Sahib, S. Sukhminder Singh, Secretary Education, S. Surjit Singh Rakhra, Honorary Secretary, College Governing Body and Former Minister, Government of Punjab, and other members were also present. The team also visited the College Library and Examination Branch. Apart from this, the team visited experiential exhibitions displayed by various departments, Accounts Branch, Mata Gujri Girls Hostel, Campus for Research and Advanced Studies Centre, Dhablan, Baba Banda Singh Bahadur Sports Complex, NCC. Army, Air Force and Naval Wing, NSS department and placement cell. Various meetings were held with the entire teaching and non-teaching staff and other important information was also obtained. Meetings were also held with alumni members and parents of the students. The achievements of the college in cultural activities were also reviewed. The first day's visit today was generally cordial.
Khalsa College Patiala Released The Magazine Computonics Times
Computonics Club of PG Department of Computer Science released the magazine Computonics Times for the session 2021- 22. Dr Dharminder Singh Ubha, Principal, Khalsa College Patiala, said that it was giving him immense pleasure to share with the readers this special magazine Computonics Times. He also said that the magazine is playing a vital role in showcasing the various activities of the department. Prof. Sukhmeen Kaur, Head of Computer Science Department, said that the department has initiated a step forward by releasing this magazine for a better understanding of Computer Science and its applications. She also said that the magazine will provide a good platform for the young talent in the department. Prof. Inderbir Kaur, the editor of the magazine, said that this magazine is a platform to exhibit the technical writing skills and innovative ideas of the students. This paper communication will serve to reinforce their goals and allow increased awareness, improved interaction and integration among teachers and students. The co-editors of the magazine are Prof. Gurpal Singh, Prof. Gurdeep Kaur and Prof. Jaspreet Singh Kharoud. The students editors of the magazine are Nish winder Kaur Virk, Ritu, Gurman Singh and Rinkal Preet Kaur.
Students of Khalsa College Patiala Made Aware About Not Using Plastic
As per instructions of Punjab Naval Unit NCC Nangal Commanding Officer Captain (Indian Navy) Sarvjit Singh Saini, and under guidance of Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha, Principal, Khalsa College, Patiala, students were made aware about not using plastic, under Puneet Sagar Abhiyaan. During this activity, wherever plastic products were found in the vicinity of the college, they were collected and dumped in the college waste material plant. Also, areas near rainwater harvesting plants were cleaned, keeping in view the rainy season.
On this occasion college principal Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha said that plastic is a very dangerous thing and it disturbs the natural balance. Plastic also obstructs waterways and leads to flooding. Plastics are a major problem in sewerage management in cities. We have to think about what kind of environment we want. On this occasion, ANO of NCC Naval Wing Dr. Sarabjit Singh selected various locations of the college where plastics can be collected. He said that it is very important for our college and It is a matter of pride that we are already concerned about the environment and are making our due contribution to the society. On this occasion ANO of Army Wing Dr. Nishan Singh and Prof. Baldev Singh and 25 cadets of NCC Naval Wing were present.
Interactive Session by Experts from Synergy University, Russia at GSSDGS Khalsa College, Patiala
An interactive session for the first-year students of MBA (Leadership Development), BBA and B. Com was organized on 7th June, 2022 by School of Commerce and Management of Khalsa college Patiala. The objective of the session was to guide the students regarding upcoming summer students exchange programme and to make them aware about the importance of quality education for the people of the country. The session was hosted by Ms. Anastasia Shanshina, Executive Director, Department of International Business Affairs, Synergy Trust, Moscow, Russia. Ms Anastasia is an expert in International Educational System involved both in International students' recruitment and organisation of International business events, Forums and Master classes. Anastasia joined Synergy Corporation in 2015 and successfully runs international projects of Synergy in different areas. Prior to joining Synergy Corporation, Anastasia worked as Centre Director of International Language School EF English First and provided excellent services to its clients. Anastasia graduated from Novosibirsk State Teachers Training University and received MSc degree from Russian Presidential Academy of the National Economy and Public Administration.
The principal of the college Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha said in his speech that students should start thinking innovatively which will imbibe the sense of responsibility in them and will lead them towards a successful career. He also encouraged the students to develop leadership qualities by participating in various activities organized by the college. Lastly, he wished students all the very best and said that he wishes to bring out the best in students and prepare them to become competent enough to meet the challenges of the world.
The program was concluded with the vote of thanks proposed by Deputy Principal and Head of the department Dr. Jasleen Kaur. She applauded the efforts of students for their active participation and congratulated faculty members on successful completion of the program.
Team of Khalsa College Patiala Victorious in Inter State Quiz Competition
A team sent by the Post Graduate Geography Department of Khalsa College Patiala won first position in national level competitions organized by the Association of Punjab Geographers at the Institute of Special Planning and Environmental Research, Panchkula. This association first conducted competitions at the zonal level and finally at the inter state level. In all these competitions the college team got the first place.
On this occasion, college principal Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha, while expressing his happiness, said that the geography department of the college has always been making achievements in such competitions at national and international level. He also said that while our students are excelling in the field of education, they are also gaining success in such competitions.
On this occasion the head of geography department Dr. Gorakh Singh Teja said that the department always participates in such activities. He also said that in today's world such competitions are essential for the development of multi-faceted personality of the students so that the students can keep pace with the time and become good citizens. Prof. Amandeep Singh, Prof. Amandeep Kaur, Prof. Jaswinder Kaur and Prof. Sukriti of the department were present on this occasion.
Old Students Association, GSSDGS Khalsa College Patiala organized a programme "Inspirational Bites" for the students of M.Com Part-I & II. Former student, Neeraj Singh of B.Com. Honours (2007-2010 Batch) visited college to guide students. Neeraj Singh, Chartered Accountant, is working as Manager with EY (Ernst & Young). He counselled students on their career requirements and suggested them to make an aim in life and work consistently towards their goal. He answered all the queries raised by the students. The students appreciated their senior who had come to college to share with them his success story.
Dr. Jasleen Kaur, Deputy Principal, appreciated the initiative of Neeraj Singh and congratulated him for giving back to the society through his interaction with students.
Dr. Manju Mittal, Joint Secretary, Old Students Association, welcomed the former student Neeraj Singh and inspired the students to stay connected to the college always for such initiatives.
Prof. Jaspreet Kaur, Convenor,Old Students Association, thanked the distinguished alumnus and congratulated the students who gathered there with enthusiasm to listen to their senior.
Sanitary Hygiene Drive organised by Khalsa College Patiala
Girls Welfare Committee and Nanhi Chaan Cell of Khalsa College Patiala organised a Sanitary Hygiene Drive, in collaboration with Home Science Department of the college, for the female non-teaching staff of the college. Dr. Gitanjali, Medical Officer of the college, was the key note speaker during this drive. Dr. Pushpinder Kaur welcomed all the guests and staff members. Dr. Sukhmeen Kaur introduced the topic by stressing upon good health of females by consuming good diet and following exercise schedule. She said that it is utmost important during the present time to invest time on children for their good mental health and this is the way change can be brought in society. Dr. Geetanjali emphasized upon the importance of maintenance of hygiene during menstrual cycle of women. She told about the abnormalities during menstrual cycles which many women have to face. Sanitary pads should be clean and they should be regularly changed during menstruation. In the modern time, latest sanitary pads for women make their menstrual cycle easy to deal with. Different kinds of infection can become a cause of suffering if the hygiene is not maintained. Dr. Gitanjali told about the benefits of wearing cotton clothes. She said that junk food and fried food should be avoided. Instead, the habits should be made to eat seasonal fruits and vegetables and green leafy vegetables. Hygiene should be maintained at home also and creative hobbies should be chosen. PCOD is a disease which is widely prevalent in females these days. This disease occurs due to unhealthy life style, sedentary schedule and no exercise. Girls prefer to spend time continuously in front of computer or mobile phone which is unhealthy. Dr. Gitanjali told that such unhealthy practices should be avoided. Dr. Balbir Kaur, Head, Home Science department, told about homemade food recipes. There was a question answer round at the end of the hygiene drive. Sanitary pads were distributed among the female non-teaching staff of the college at the end of the program
Khalsa College Patiala's Student Wins Gold Medal in Archery World Cup
Aman Saini, a student of Khalsa College, Patiala, has won a gold medal while playing in a team event at the Archery World Cup at Korea. Aman Saini has also won Silver Medal in Asian Championship and Gold, Silver, Bronze Medal in Senior National Championship and also won gold medal in world cup at Turkey.
On this occasion S. Harjinder Singh Dhami, President Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, Sri Amritsar Sahib, while congratulating the students of Khalsa College Patiala on this achievement, said that due to the good education and training of our students, the name of the college is shining not only in India but in the whole world.
S. Sukhminder Singh, Secretary Education, Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, congratulated the entire college staff and students on the occasion and said that Khalsa College will always be remembered for its honorable achievements.
S. Surjit Singh Rakhra, Honorary Secretary, College Governing Body and former Minister, Punjab Govt., said on this occasion that our students are achieving success not only at the national level but also at the international level.
On this occasion Director Sports Punjabi University, Patiala Dr. Gurdeep Kaur congratulated the entire staff of the college and her parents on this achievement made by Aman Saini.
Expressing happiness on the occasion, Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha, Principal, Khalsa College, Patiala said that the achievement made by Aman Saini is not only due to his training but also due to the untiring efforts and blessings of his parents. Congratulating the parents, Dr Ubha said that Khalsa College will always be proud of this student.
Prof. Gursharan Singh Gill, Head, Department of Physical Education, Khalsa College, Patiala congratulated Aman Saini's coach Surinder Singh on this achievement and said that due to training given by him, the student of Khalsa College has succeeded in gaining world class achievement. He also said that training done with hard work and patience always leads the students towards success.
N. C. C. Naval Wing Khalsa College cadets Organize 'Navy Attachment Camp'
Cadet Anmolpreet Singh of NCC Naval Wing, from B A. Honors Social Science Non-Medical Part II, Khalsa College Patiala organized 'Navy Attachment Camp' in Mumbai. The Cadet participated in various activities during the camp. The cadets on I. N. S. Gomti ship had a different experience, participating in variety of activities.
On this occasion college principal Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha, while congratulating the cadets, said that the students should participate in such camps so that they have a sense of different experience and a new spirit is instilled in the students. He said that such activities not only increase the curiosity of the students for learning but also inspire them to learn something new and the students are able to play a vital role in the security of the country. Encouraging the cadets, the college's NCC Naval Wing's A. N. . Dr. Sarabjit Singh congratulated the students and encouraged them to work harder in the future. On this occasion Deputy Principal of the college Dr. Jasleen Kaur, N. C. C. Airwing's Flying Officer Prof. Baldev Singh and N. C. C. Naval Wing cadets were also present.
Khalsa College Patiala Releases Prospectus for Session 2022-23
Khalsa College Patiala today released the prospectus for admissions in professional and other courses for the session 2022-23. On this occasion Honorary Secretary of the College Governing Body and former Minister Punjab Govt., S. Surjit Singh Rakhra, and S. Satwinder Singh Tohra, Member Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee and Member College Governing Body were specially present. Members of the College Governing Body, Principal, Deputy Principal and Prospectus Committee members prayed for release of prospectus of session 2022-23 at Gurdwara Sahib and for enrollment of students in the new session.
Congratulating on this happy occasion, S. Surjit Singh Rakhra, Honorary Secretary College Governing Body said that Khalsa College Patiala is one of the leading colleges not only in Punjab but also in the educational institutions of India. He hoped that the coming new session would be a very auspicious one for Khalsa College.
S. Satwinder Singh Tohra, Member Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee, congratulated all the college staff members and the governing body on this occasion and hoped that the forthcoming session would open new avenues of progress for Khalsa College.
Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha, Principal, Khalsa College, Patiala said that with the release of the prospectus, Khalsa College has also opened the registration for new students on its portal www.kcpadmissions.in. Students who want to get admission in Khalsa College can register online on this portal. He also informed that the process of admission will start on 2nd June 2022. He also said that 18 Post Graduate, 23 Undergraduate, 32 Post Graduate, Undergraduate and Certificate courses are being run by the college. For more information the Students can visit College website www.khalsacollegepatiala.org. He also said that information related to various departments can also be obtained from the website. The college prospectus has also been uploaded on the college website. Students can view it there as well. He proudly shared that Khalsa College has provided the facility of offline air-conditioned library for the students as well as the facility of digital library. The entire campus of the college is equipped with Wi-Fi facility. Facilities related to all types of courses are provided to the students in the college keeping in view the needs of the modern age. Deputy Principal Dr. Jasleen Kaur, Prof. Gurpal Singh, Prof. Inderbir Kaur, Dr. Davinder Singh were also present on the occasion.
Educational Tour of Vidhan Sabha and High Court by Students of Khalsa College Patiala
Students of Department of Public Administration, Khalsa College, Patiala of classes B A. Part I, II, III and B. A. Honors Social Sciences Part I, II, III made a one day educational tour of Punjab Vidhan Sabha and Punjab and Haryana High Court, Chandigarh. 24 students and 3 professors participated in this tour. On this occasion a representative of the tourism department of the Punjab government gave detailed information about the Punjab Vidhan Sabha to the students. The students also visited the Punjab and Haryana High Court and gained knowledge about it.
On this occasion, the principal of the college Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha, while praising the initiative of the department, said that such educational tours provide in-depth knowledge to the students about their subject and help them to learn new things. He said that our students always have a desire to learn something new and such educational tours enhance their knowledge.
On this occasion the Head of the department Dr. Poonamdeep Singh said that in this educational tour the students were provided information about two major institutional bodies so that they can better understand their working. He said that such educational tours also inculcate in the students a sense of responsibility and mutual cooperation.
During this one day visit Prof. Ranjit Kaur and Prof. Ramandeep Kaur of Public Administration Department were also present.
A one day workshop was held by the P.G. Department of Fashion Design and Home science, Khalsa College, Patiala with an aim to equip the fashion design students with the knowledge of latest tools, equipment's and concepts used in the field of Fashion photography.
College Principal Dr. Dharminder singh Ubha leaves no stone unturned when it comes to enriching the students with experiences enhancing their skills and knowledge. Head of the Department, Dr. Balbir Kaur, believing in the same ideology, cordially invited Mr. Jatinder Kamboj from Iris Photography Academy, Patiala. He imparted knowledge on the basics of photography touching all the existing sectors within the Industry of fashion photography. This was followed by a session in which he demonstrated the students on how to use different cameras, lighting and concepts for a photoshoot. The students participated in the workshop with enthusiasm. Dr Balbir told that Fashion Design vocational courses are designed to acquaint the students with multiple career opportunities keeping in mind the relevancy of their curriculum to the job market.
Dr. Ganda Singh Career Guidance, Counselling and Placement Centre, Khalsa College, Patiala organized Job Fair in collaboration with Alma Bay, for the students of the college. More than 10 companies from various sectors like Banking, Information Technology, Marketing, Pharmaceutical Industry etc. visited the college campus. The companies that visited the campus were: Bluelupin Technologies Pvt. Ltd., i Mark Infotech, Cargaison, Prabal Saria, Onfinity Technologies, HDFC Bank, Healthkind Labs Pvt. Ltd., Anetcorp India Pvt., In Step Technologies, First-Univ, Indicore Infocomm Pvt. Ltd. More than 800 students registered for the event. The purpose of the job fair was to open new avenues and to provide job opportunities to the students from all the disciplines and streams.
Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha, Principal of the college, congratulated the Placement Centre for providing robust platform to the students for their placement. He emphasized that the college takes strides to equip the students to face new challenges posed by highly globalised world. He shared his views that the college is always enthusiastic to see its students well-placed even when they are at the stage of learning.
Dr. Jasleen Kaur, Dean Placement and Deputy Principal of the college, wished the selected students for their bright career and told that their selection would be a motivational force for other students to emulate.
Under the able guidance of Dr. Nipunjot Kaur, Convener of the centre, the students participated in the job fair with great zeal and enthusiasm. She told that such placement drives would regularly be organized by the centre. With the unstinted efforts of Prof. Amandeep Singh, Training and Placement Officer, the job fair witnessed an overwhelming response from the students.
International Webinar Organised by Khalsa College Patiala
An international webinar on “Are You Ready for Innovating and Leading to Improve the Life of Every Person on the Planet?” was organised by Khalsa College, Patiala. Mr. Raj Maini, Global Strategist, Intel Corporation, USA, was the esteemed speaker on this occasion.
The principal of the college Dr. Dharminder Singh Ubha welcomed the guest speaker. While addressing the audience, he encouraged the students to become innovative, entrepreneurs, and strong future leaders. He also said that from society’s perspective, the fundamental outcomes of innovation are economic growth, increased well-being and communication, educational accessibility, and environmental sustainability. Young entrepreneurs should be ready to solve the problems of society with their innovative ideas.
Mr. Raj Maini said that for any innovative idea to be successful, leaders are the key factors in establishing environments conducive to innovative thinking. Employees in innovation-friendly organizations are trusted teammates, not enemies. They are trustworthy, supportive, and energetic. He further added that innovation is not just about supporting growth, it is also vital for addressing social and global challenges, like aging, resource scarcity, disease, and climate change. Innovation spurs education, skills, and wellbeing throughout life too. At the same time, innovation can contribute to inequality, which is why it needs to be accompanied by appropriate labour and social policies. Mr. Maini emphasized the importance of creating innovative aptitude and fostering a creative mind-set in graduate students so that they can face future challenges and become social innovators and adopt an inter-sectorial approach. The webinar witnessed an interactive question-answer session in which budding innovators actively participated and interacted with Mr. Raj Maini.
At the end of the webinar, Dr. Jasleen Kaur, Deputy Principal, thanked the guest speaker and encouraged students to be more interested in learning new skills and adopt a creative thinking process to be successful in future endeavours. Dr. Komaldeep Randhawa, organizing secretary, concluded the webinar. Students of the School of Commerce and Management and all the faculty members of Khalsa College Patiala participated in this international webinar.
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