News and Events: 2014-15
Shrimad Rajchandra Institute of Management and Computer Application, UTU Annual
Day "BLISS 2015" celebrated on 21st March 2015.
The Shrimad Rajchandra Institute of Management and Computer Application on 21st
March 2015 Saturday celebrated its magnificent and reverberating Annual Day entitled
as "BLISS 2015". The theme was befitted with the thought to express Blessed Loved
Inspired at Splendid Srimca.
The event was graced with the presence of the Shri BhaguBhai Patel (BPKM) and other
dignitaries, whom first of all was given the flora; welcome. Then they were invited
to the stage to light the lamp of knowledge. The celebrations were initiated with
the UTU song. The Director sir and Coordinator of the event has energized everyone
with best wishes for the event.
The annual day performed by the student's exhibit their hidden talent. They need
an outlet to showcase their potential and creativity. The students of today are
not shy as they are exposed to the environment. However, they need mentoring and
proper direction to channelize their potential. The various activities performed
on the occasion include solo dance, solo singing, mono acting and fashion show.
The students anchor different segments of the function with a view to work independently.
The audience comprising students, faculty, staff, alumni, etc., enjoy every item
of the programme with a great fun. Especially students are seen highly jubilant
and appreciate the performances of their fellow students by putting their hands
together. The event was a huge success for all of us, and it was not possible without
the cooperation of each and every faculty member as well as students of SRIMCA.
Sports Days Celebrations at SRIMCA from 9th to 12th March, 2015
We are happy to announce successful completion of sports day celebrated in SRIMCA,UTU.
The main objective behind the sport was to develop the skill in different sports
and to inculcate sportsman spirit to achieve success. The sports day celebration
was from 9/3/2015 to 12/3/2015.Different outdoor sports such as Cricket, Kabaddi,
Volleyball, Tug of War, Kho-Kho were played in singles and doubles with great enthusiasm.
Along with that indoor game such as Carom, Chess, Table Tennis and Badminton etc.
were also played in individual and double. Extra category games like musical chair,
Matka Fod and Lemon Spoon in which students enjoy the most. Almost all students
participated in one or the another game. All faculty coordinators and student coordinators
were active throughout the sports days. All faculty also enjoyed a lot and they
have also participant in cricket, Table Tennis, Badminton etc. with full of energy
Here is the list of winners whom we would like to congratulate. Winner List
Campus Interview by "Success Option" - Management and HR Consultant, Surat on 28th
Training & Placement Cell of Department of Management organized a Pre-placement,
Group discussion and Interview for Marketing and HR students on 28th February, 2015.
The whole procedure was carried out by Success Option - HR and Management Consultant
from Surat. A total of 12 students from Marketing and HR appeared in Final Interview.
Ms. Aarti Kothari from HR was given final placement offer after clearing all three
rounds of selection procedure. Annual package of Rs. 1,44,000/- has been offered
Congratulations to Ms. Aarti Kothari for her campus placement offer.
Two Days Faculty Development Program on Digital Image Procession from 21st to 22nd
Shrimad Rajchandra Institute of Management and Computer Application of Uka Tarsadia
University (Gujarat) organized ISTE Sponsored two-days Faculty Development Programme
on Digital Image Processing from 21st to 22nd February, 2015. There were in all
14 institutes and 71 delegates wherein participation had crossed the state boundaries
Dr. Mukesh Zaveri, Associate Professor from Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute
of Technology (SVNIT) Surat, Gujarat, was the expert for Day-1 of FDP. During the
pre-lunch session, Dr. Zaveri enlightened the participants on fundamentals as well
as applications of digital image processing, image enhancement, image filtering,
entropy, and quantization. In the post-lunch session Dr. Zaveri sensitized the audience
talking upon different research topics in digital image processing along with excellent
examples and challenges. He also led the audience to think about 'How to do Ph.D.?'
by giving useful tips and sharing his observations and personal experience.
Day-2 was initiated by Dr. Mukesh Zaveri by emphasizing on Markov Random Field,
Gibbs Random Fields and basics of machine learning along with its applications.
Dr. Narendra Patel, Associate Professor , Birla Vishwakarma Mahavidyalaya (BVM),
Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat headed two sessions consecutively for rest of the day
on 'Morphological operations and its applications' and 'Video Abstraction'. He enriched
the audience with his experience on 'Lip Detection' and scope of research in this
area. The examples discussed by him were very helpful in solving real world challenges
faced by the participants in image processing.
Participants had attended both the days with sense of learning and enthusiasm. Their
queries resembled the joy of learning and resource persons' answers satisfied their
A one day Training Program on Open Source Software "Ubuntu and LibreOffice" for
School Teachers on 27th February, 2015
SRIMCA, UTU has jointly organized a one day training for teachers on open source
software "Ubuntu and LibreOffice" in association with District Education Office
(DEO), Navsari on 27th February, 2015. 523 teachers from 181 government, semi-government
& self financed with secondary and higher secondary category schools of Navsari
district has participated in the event.
The agenda of the one day teachers training program was to enhance their knowledge
in open source technologies for the educational purposes so that will motivate them
to use open source software and tools. On this knowledgeable day major dignitaries
of education sector such as Shree Dineshbhai Patel the DEO of Navsari, has sower
the light of knowledge with their presence. He has appealed the teachers of various
secondary and higher secondary standards to learn from the environment and implement
the best practices at respective schools. He has also appreciated Uka Tarsadia University
for the world class infrastructure, quality education and discipline in all the
Following were the major topics that were covered including practical demonstration
of major aspects of the tool during the program by the resource persons:
- Open Source Movement
- Ubuntu Operating System
- LibreOffice : Office Writer
- LibreOffice : Office Calc
At the end of the program it was question answer session, many teachers has raised
questions base on installation of software in open source operating system, designing
a document, working with open source tool, the user friendly environment of open
source operating system an tools. The resource person has given satisfying answer
of each question raise by teachers.
Teachers who have contributed effortlessly for the smooth conduction and success
of the training program are as follows:
- Dr. Kalpesh Lad
- Ms. Jikitsha Sheth
- Ms. Jaishree Tailor
- Ms. Sneha Mandavia
- Mr. Pinkesh Patel
- Ms Himadri Patel
- Ms. Jitendra Upadhyay
- Mr. Hiren Patel
- Mr. Amish Patel
- Ms. Khushbu Patel
- Mr. Pratik Naik
- Mr. Divyang Gor
A session on "Trends in IT industries" by the Alumni member on 28th February, 2015
SRIMCA has hosted a session on "Trends in IT Industries" by Mr. Kunal Parekh an
alumni member. He is currently working as Senior Software Developer at Exfo India,
Pune. He is persuing 8 years of experience of working with many IT industries situated
in India as well as foreign. The students of MCA 4th semester has attended the session
and raised many questions regarding IT industries such as recent trends in IT, what
should be done for the career advancement, what IT company demands from students
who belongs to the field of IT and Computer Applications. Questions based on outsourcing
also raised by students, the session was interactive as the students were keen to
ask and know about the current trends in industries. Overall students has learned
from the experience of the alumni member mr. Parekh which will help them for their
A Workshop on Mind Power by Dr. Jitendra Adhia on 23rd February, 2015
SRIMCA hosted a one day life changing workshop on "MIND POWER" by Dr. Jitendra Adhia
on 23rd February, 2015 whereby students of MCA 4th semester has attended the same.
Dr. Jitendra Adhia worked in different parts of world as a medical doctor and then
shifted to Mind Training field. This workshop was aimed to ensure that you realize
the vast potential of your mind and start utilizing it more by adopting certain
basic fundamental techniques in your daily life. The workshop comprises basically
of two parts: A theoretical portion, where the subject is discussed in depth with
the help of audio visual aids followed by practical session, wherein each participant
is taken down to the Alpha State of consciousness. Following topics were covered
by Dr. Adhia during workshop:
- The Mind
- Philosophy of mind is the branch of philosophy that studies the nature of the mind,
mental events, mental functions, mental properties, consciousness and their relationship
to the physical body.
- Types of Mind
- Functions of Mind
- Powers of the Mind
- The Subconscious Mind
- The subconscious mind stores information that the conscious mind may not immediately
process with full understanding, but it stores the information for later retrieval
when "recalled" by the conscious mind, or by an astute psychoanalyst who can draw
out information stored in the subconscious, bringing it to the individual's conscious
- States of Mind
- Visualization is the ability of the brain to continuously create new neural pathways.
When we repeat a skill that we are trying to master, we strengthen the neural networks
that represent that action. The same happens physically in the brain whether we
perform the action, or simply visualize it's Your brain cannot tell the difference
between an action you performed and an action you visualized.
- Concentration Technique
- The practice of concentration enables us to accelerate our growth and learning because
it provides us with direct access to knowing and understanding. Developing concentration
is similar to developing physical strength with patient, persistent practice the
following techniques will increase the strength and duration of your attention.
- Law of Attraction
- The law of attraction is the name given to the term that "like attracts like" and
that by focusing on positive or negative thoughts, one can bring about positive
or negative results
- Pain Control Technique
- "Whatever the Human mind can conceive and believe, IT CAN ACHIEVE"
SRIMCA has hosted an inter collage event "Gyaney - 2015" on 3rd February, 2015 whereby
200+ students from various collages such as T&MT college of Information Science,
Smt. Z. S. Patel college of Management and Technology, Shree Madhav institute of
Computer and IT, Deviba institute of Computer Application and Marwadi College and
many other colleges has participated in different competitions. During the inaugural
function dignitaries from the University has motivated participants for the event.
The Director sir and Coordinator of the event has energized everyone with best wishes
for the event . There were six competitions namely:
- "Sawal Jawab" the Quiz competition,
- "Bol Baka Bol" the Elocution competition,
- "ChinhaKari the Logo" Making competition,
- "PunhaVichar" the Code Arrangement competition,
- "Khoj Ke Bolo" the Web Hunting competitions,
- "Vigyapan" the Ad Making competition.
There were two more fun game "Jodi Kamal Ki" and "Dhundho to Jane" has arranged
for those participants who got eliminated from the competitions which has really
made them engage in event with enthusiastic mood. Finally the energetic day has
ended up with the valedictory function, all the winners of the respective competitions
were awarded by the certificate and trophy and all participants were also appreciated
with the participation certificate.
Experience sharing session by Alumni member on 7th Feb, 2015
The Alumni Association of SRIMCA organized an experience sharing session by an alumni
member Mr.Ankur Patel,ProStartMe Pvt.Ltd, Surat on 7th February, 2015. He is an
alumnusof 2008 batch. He has 3+ years of industrial experience. He is currently
working as an iOS developer and is developing projects on iOS.While communicating
with students, he started sessionwith a brief introduction of his workplaceProStartMe
Pvt. Ltd. As he is working as an iOS developer, he emphasized the basics of iOS
technology, its growth and applications.He also included the requirement of iOS
developers in market.He highlightedimportance of discipline and hard work which
plays a vital role everywhere. He also emphasized on time management, personality
development, team work etc. He included the overall features incorporated as standards
in work process of any company.He explained about processes carried at industry
for deciding project requirements and development. He focused on the current scenario
in the companies regarding the jobs and the company's expectations from their employees.
More than 50 students of MCA(4th semester, Division B) attended the session.
SRIMCA, Celebrated Republic Day by Organizing Competition on Patriotism Theme on
24th January, 2015
The occasion is organized to enjoy and celebrate the national festival which highlights
the spirit of patriotism among the students as well as enhance the innovative and
creative mind of students. The celebration creates the feelings of responsibility
towards the family, society and country. The celebration consisted of competition
for events like Mehndi, Nail Art, Rangoli, Painting, Spot photography, Mono-acting
and classroom decoration for all the students.
After successful completion of events, several students were declared as winners
for various competitions namely Shivani Shah from SYMCA, Div-B for Mehndi, Tapashya
Patil from SYBCA, Div-B for Nail Art, Himal Mistry from SYMCA, Div-A for Painting,
Nisha Patel, Priyanka Patel, Nisha Modi from SYMCA, Div-D for Rangoli, Pratil Naik
from SYMCA, Div-D for Spot photography, Divyesh Jani from TYBCA for Mono-acting,
and last but not the least SYMCA, Div-A for excellent class-room decoration based
on theme assigned i.e. Indian state Himachal Pradesh.
Republic day celebration was announced under the faculty coordinator Ms.Bhumika
Desai. Mr. Jitendra Upadhyay helped to make this event successful. The event was
a huge success for all of us, and it was not possible without the cooperation of
each and every faculty member as well as students of SRIMCA.
Winners of "ICT for Make in India" at Ahmedabad University
It is a moment of pride that our three students Kishan Rakholiya, Manish Kahodariya,
and Vimal Sheladiya from SYMCA has participated in "Quizter" quiz competition held
at Ahmedabad University and awarded 1st prize in the event. Faculty of Computer
Science and Technology congratulates them for their achievement.
Technical talk by SRIMCA staff members to vocational students
SRIMCA staff members were invited to provide knowledge of programming to computer
vocational students (11th and 12 standard) at Shri P.K. Patel and Shree Ganesh Vidyalaya,
Haldharu, Surat. Ms. Priti Prajapati and Ms. Jikitsha Sheth, both Assistant Professors
at SRIMCA conducted technical talk on "C and C++ programming", wherein students
were given insight on not just "how to" but also "why" aspects of programming. The
session was an interactive one, where queries from students on technical as well
as application of knowledge were raised and were answered satisfactorily by the
speakers. Questions from the students related to career building were also addressed
and the session ended with feedback and experience sharing with school staff and
students. More than 40 students had attended the talk.
Seminar on Open Source Web Application Development Framework CodeIgniter
SRIMCA has hosted "Seminar on Open Source Web Application Development Framework
CodeIgniter" from 6th to 9th January,2015. This seminar is being organized to enlighten
web application development framework which is open source framework built in PHP.
1000+ BCA Students from various colleges across south Gujarat region have participated
in the seminar.
Maximum number of students from College of Applied Science & Professional Studies-Chikhli,
smt. Tanuben & Dr. Manubhai Trivedi College of Information Science-Surat, Shri Madhav
Institute of Computer & IT-Pandesara(Surat) has participated. The seminar was divided
into three themes such as CodeIgniter session, Motivational Session and at the end
of the day Career Guidance session.
The CodeIgniter session was conducted by Ms Himadri Patel, she has explained basics
of CodeIgniter which is based on popular Model-View-Controller development pattern.
She has explained importance of rapid and dynamic web application development using
PHP. She has covered the work flow for the web application since creation to deploying
a website. The motivational session by Mr. Nilay Vaidya was aimed to make student
to realize the importance of higher educational needs for being proactive. At the
end of the day a Career Guidance session was conducted Ms. Jaishri Tailor, and she
has discussed about the importance of Post Graduation, extra skills and certifications
as well as career options after UG and PG.
TYMCA students achieved 1st rank at "LOGIKA-2014"
Shree Ramkrishna Institute of Computer Education and Applied Science has organized
event "LOGIKA-2014" whereby our two students of final year MCA has performed flawlessly
and achieved 1st rank in the competition "Android App Development using Eclipse".
Faculty of Computer Science congratulates them for their success.
FACULTY RESEARCH SEMINAR @ DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT, UKA TARSADIA UNIVERSITY ON
Department of Management, Uka Tarsadia University, organized a Faculty Research
Seminar on 27.12.2014. As part of it, Ms. Trishna Makwana presented her research
proposal on,A Study on Female Buying Behavior and Consumption Patterns for Cosmetic
Products in the District of Surat, Navsari and Valsad, Gujarat State, India, The
presentation included the detailed introduction of the topic, about the concept
she has selected, research methodology, literature review, scope and implications
of the study. All faculty members of the department raised queries regarding the
topic which were resolved by the speaker. The faculty members also gave their suggestions
at the end of her presentation to make the study more worthy.
3rd Faculty Research Seminar By Mr. Sanjay Joshi on 29th November, 2014
The 3rd Faculty Research Seminar at Department of Management was held on 29th November,
2014. All faculty members were present in the seminar. Mr. Sanjay Joshi, Faculty
member of the department presented his research work on "Integration of Selected
World Stock Market: Evidence from Co-integration analysis". The major points discussed
in the seminar are as follows:
- The importance of globalization and liberalization in international stock market
and how a domestic investor can gain potential benefits from international portfolio
- Portfolio diversification opportunity for developed and developing countries like
Brazil, Russia, India, China, US, UK and Japan.
- Monthly closing prices were employed from 1st January, 2008 to 31st June, 2014 and
sourced from yahoo finance website.
- Stock market linkages were examined through Johansen Co-integration test and further
tested for VECM when 2 Co-integrating equation found from Trace and Max-Eigen statistics.
- The study concluded that a long term relationship among developed and developing
countries, stock markets exists. So the presence of an equilibrium relationship
does limit the potential benefits from portfolio diversification of international
investors aiming to share their investment among India and other stock markets under
Faculty members present expressed their queries and gave fruitful suggestions regarding
sample periods, methodology and presented output.
Expert talk on "NSE overviews and Skill Development Initiatives" organized by Department
of Management on 20th November, 2014.
Resource Person: Mr. Sahil Shah, Assistant Manager, National Stock Exchange
NSE is the second largest exchange in the world in terms of its trade volume and
offers wide range of products in the financial market. To promote financial awareness
to the larger population of India, NSE offers wide range of certificate courses
at nominal costs.
In order to orient the students of MBA with the available certificate courses which
add value on their C.V. along with MBA degree, Department of Management organized
an expert talk on NSE overviews and skill development initiatives. The guest speaker
Mr. Sahil Shah gave overviews of NSE and informed the students about the different
certificate exams in the coming months which will help them to get better jobs.
Department of Management, UTU hosted Seminar on Building, Bridging and Bringing
Business Solutions for Artisans on 12th November, 2014
The handicraft and artistic product businesses of Gujarat state need Financial Assistance
for their raw material procurement and business development. This seminar was aimed
to orient artisans about various schemes availed by Government for their business
development. With view to market about various schemes, 350+ artisans from Tapi,
Navsari and Surat District were invited for seminar on Building, bridging and business
solution. The artisans also kept exhibitions to display various handmade products,
which were really eye-catching for everybody.
The seminar was pioneered by Mr. Dharmesh Parmar, Deputy Commissioner of Industries
and General Manager, District Industries center, Surat/Tapi, and Mr. A.C Chaudhari,
General Manager, District Industries center Navsari. In the inaugural ceremony,
Dr. D.R. Shah, Provost of UTU welcomed the participants and briefed them about Uka
The Seminar was also helpful for students of Department of Management where they
had presented their views on the different topics related to entrepreneurship in
front of the panel. Their ideas were highly appreciated by all.
Department of Management organized an expert session on "Analysis of Balance Sheet"
for MBA students - 10th Nov, 2014
Department of Management organised an expert session on "Analysis of Balance Sheet"
for FYMBA students by Mr. Robin Bansal (Chartered Accountant) on 10th November 2014.
Mr. Bansal talked on Accounting principles, its requirement and 32 Accounting standards.
He also discussed vertical & horizontal format of Balance sheets, analysed Balance
sheet by rectifying entries of Trial balance, Profit & Loss account and debit-credit
entries. He had also shared his personal experience of Account Auditing and visit
to clients' place.
A SEMINAR ON "FACULTY RESEARCH" ORGANIZED BY DEPARTMENT OF MANAGEMENT, SRIMCA. DATE:
17th OCTOBER 2014
With the objective to enhance the intellectual atmosphere of the department, facilitate
knowledge sharing and intergroup interactionsof Interdisciplinary fields, Department
of Management, SRIMCA had conducted a Faculty Researchseminar on 17th October 2014.
In the seminar, Dr. SushilChaurasia has presented his work on thetopic of "Manufacturers
Perspective of Retailers Power and itsBehavioral Consequences on Retailer-Manufacturer
Outsourcing Relationship".The research work aims to develop and test a conceptualmodel
using power sources and behavioral constructs in a typicalretailer-manufacturer
apparel outsourcing relationship". In his presentation, he has highlighted how to
proceed with literaturereview, develop conceptual model and testing techniques he
has used tovalidate the model.The presentation was followed by fruitful discussion
among faculty members.
A Seminar on "Faculty Research"organized by Department of Management, Date: 29th
Resource Person: Dr. Jitesh Parmar, Assistant Professor, SRIMCA
Research is a fundamental part of scholarly activities in any research university.
SRIMCA's first Faculty Research Seminars(FRS) was conducted on these lines, aiming
to develop an invaluable model for scholarly development. By bringing Faculty intellectually
closer and providing a formal structure for their interaction, the FRS aims to enhance
the Individual research goals of each participant along with alignment of Institutional
In the seminar, Dr. Jitesh Parmar has presented his work on the topic of "Beliefs,
Attitude and Behavior of College Students towards Internet Advertising with reference
to South Gujarat area". In his presentation, he has highlighted how to proceeds
with literature review, various tools and techniques he has used, models he studied
and applied, findings, limitation etc. This type of Initiative taken by department
helps research scholars to proceeds in their own research work.
The presentation was followed by fruitful discussion among faculty members.
A Workshop on "Personal Effectiveness" organized by Department of Management, Date:
27th September 2014
Resource Person: Mr. Ojas Bhatt
Department of Management organized workshop on Personal Effectiveness for FYMBA
students. Mr. Ojas Bhatt, who is professional trainer and consultant, was the resource
person for the workshop. He started his session with the very basic but effective
skills require being a manager. During his workshop, he segregated entire audience
in a group of 10, and within those groups he assigns various tasks which require
intergroup and Intra-group communication. During this workshop, he highlighted different
concepts of teamwork, group behavior, Personal efficiency and effectiveness and
so on with various practical activities which he assigns to be performed by students
Department of Management, SRIMCA declared as Winner of Best Participation Award
and Money Matrix Game at State Level Management Event "Protsahan" organized by Ganpat
University during 26th and 27th September 2014
57 Students of Department of Management (SRIMCA) MBA and Integrated MBA had actively
participated in management event at Ganpat University, Ahmadabad and won best participation
award and Mr. Bhumin Patel student of SYMBA secured 1st Prize in Money Matrix Game
where more than 120 participants of more than 45 institutes across Gujarat had taken
part in various management events.
Enormous participation in the Wheebox competition arranged at SRIMCA, Date: 22nd
Wheebox conducted WEST-Wheebox Employability Skills Test for all the Final Year
students of M.C.A, M.Sc. (CA), B.C.A & M.Sc. (IT) to publish "India Skills Report"
in association with PeopleStrong and CII. The competition was arranged by the training
and placement cell of Faculty of Computer Science & Technology, UTU. The advantage
of WEST is that the score card can be used for multiple job opportunities and the
score card is validated by the Government bodies of country. Overall 400+ students
from Faculty of Computer Science & Technology participated in the Wheebox competition.
Campus interview organized at SRIMCA by BosLeo, Valsad, Date: 22nd September
BosLeo is a creative technology company. They create value for their client by developing
new products and services using imagination, creativity, and technology. They mainly
focus on finance, healthcare, education, and entertainment industries. On 22nd Sept
2014, it arrived for the campus placement of MCA and M.Sc. (CA) year students. After
Pre-placement talk, 100 students appeared for first round which included MCQ based
on the core concepts of logical reasoning, programming and analytical skills. After
scrutiny of first round 20 students were selected for final interview. It is a moment
of immense pleasure to announce that among them three students of T.Y M.C.A namely
Mr. Shravan Sadanand Dasari, Mr. Moinkhan Mazidkhan Pathan and Mr. Yagnesh Maheshbhai
Dobariya have been selected and they offered stipend of Rs. 5,000 and minimum salary
of 1.44 CTC.
We SRIMCA and UTU family would like to wish all the participants good luck and congratulate
the candidates those who are selected hoping that they make us feel proud as and
when they proceed to the higher levels.
Shravan Sadanand Dasari
Moinkhan Mazidkhan Pathan
Yagnesh Maheshbhai Dobariya
Campus interview organized at SRIMCA by MICM Net Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai, Date:
20th September 2014
MICM Net-Solutions Pvt. Ltd. is one of the pioneer IT Solution providers to education
sector. They provide process, people and technology integration which is much beyond
software selling. Their software and IT infrastructure solutions is backed by 10
years of hard earned working experience with more than 100 Education institute.
On 20th Sept 2014, it arrived for the campus placement of MCA and M.Sc. (CA) year
students. After Pre-placement talk, 152 students appeared for first round which
included MCQ based on the core concepts of logical reasoning, programming, aptitude
and analytical skills. After scrutiny of first round 32 students were selected and
they appeared for practical test in which any one language they can prefer from
Java, asp.net or vb.net. Among them 7 students were selected for final HR interview
which was held on the same day and finally five students of T.Y M.C.A namely Akhil
Pillai, Ashok Mistry, Javed Kalaniya, Nikunj Sardhara and Priyanka Patel. They have
been offered stipend of Rs. 7,500 and minimum salary of 2.16 CTC.
We SRIMCA and UTU family would like to wish all the participants' good luck and
also congratulate to the selected candidates hoping that they make us feel proud
as and when they proceed to the higher levels.
An incredible contribution of Gujarati Language feature in Notepad++ by SRIMCA student,
Date: 20th September 2014
A remarkable contribution of our student from T.Y M.C.A Mr. Milind Audichya (201304100120080)
had created a new feature of Gujarati language in Notepad++. Notepad++ (from v2.3)
an open source text editor supports the Multilanguage functionality by means of
a translated xml file (from english.xml). He provided a binary conversation for
the translation of the Notepad++ to make it usable in the GUJARATI Language. For
the same he did the conversion of the existing English.xml to Gujarati.xml using
the Encoding in "UTF-8 without BOM". Using this feature the people who understand
Gujarati can make use of the same in a better way, so this is helpful for the Gujarati
community all over the world. His remarkable contribution of Binary Translations
for "Gujarati" Language Compatibility for Notepad++ has been included in the version
Notepad++ 6.6.9 released on 7th September 2014, as it is accepted by the Notepad++
The contribution of student is amazing accumulating the emphasize of open source
in the curriculum of the institute. The institute also motivates the students to
contribute to the society, encourage the masses of people to make utmost use of
open source tools as it also provides a wide and better range of features compared
to their competitive markets.
We SRIMCA & UTU family would congratulate him for the success he has achieved.
Campus interview organized at SRIMCA by Trimantra Software Solutions, Surat, Date:
18th September 2014
Trimantra Software Solution is an IT consultancy that develops customized business
software applications using top notch technologies. They are skilled in developing
custom web applications software based on Facebook, Twitter, Google as well as custom
enterprise application development and related IT outsourcing services. On 18th
Sept 2014, it arrived for the campus placement of MCA, M.Sc. (CA) and B. Tech final
year students. After Pre-placement talk, nearly 145 students appeared for technical
round which included development of solution for the given business requirements.
Among them 52 students developed the solution using ASP .NET technology while rest
used PHP for the same. After scrutiny of first round, the company has selected 44
students from MCA and M.Sc. (CA) programme for the psychometric test followed by
interview which be scheduled within couple of days.
We SRIMCA and UTU family would like to wish all the participants good luck and hope
that they make us feel proud as and when they proceed to the higher levels.
Enormous participation from Students of Faculty of Computer Science & Technology,
UTU, Date: 15th September 2014
Students of Faculty of Computer Science & Technology participated in the events
of 'Anantyam' 2014 with full of fun and enthusiasm. Anantyam is the annual engineer's
day festival of CGPIT, UTU which has gained widespread popularity among the masses
of UTU in just 1 year. True to its name-'Anant' meaning unlimited and 'yam' meaning
'happiness'-Anantyam aims to provide a festive time, not just for the fun-loving
Gujju Engineers, but the whole of UTU. Different events for our IT students were
Web Weaver and C-Phobic in which our students from M.C.A, M.Sc. (CA), B.C.A and
M.Sc. (IT) have participated. Overall 50+ students in Web Weaver and 50+ students
in C Phobic were indulged; on the whole it was a good experience where our students
It is a moment of immense pleasure that our students of T.Y M.C.A namely Mr. Nikunj
Sardhara (Div D) and Mr. Shailesh Prajapati (Div C) secured 1st rank in Web Weaver
We FCST and UTU family would congratulate them for their success.
- Gold Medalist
- A Workshop on "Technical Analysis" organized by Department of Management, Date:
6th September 2014
Resource Person: Mr.Jasmin Akbari (Vice-President,Value Addition-Technical Analysis,
Concept securities Pvt. Ltd)
The first session was intended to provide knowledge to MBA Finance students on the
technical analysis. He explained the importance of technical analysis in identifying
trends and making suitable investment decisions. He elucidated Dow Theory and discussed
role of various tools like charts & indicators to understand market movement. The
session was more fascinating with real time data.
The second session was shed light on principles of successful trading through the
game. Through the paper based trading game, he highlighted importance of Contract
size, capital investment, protection of Investment, and right decision in stock
market. At last he practically explain how to create stochastic oscillators using
excel with real time data. At last, Participation certificate were given to all
- Department of Management Celebrated "Teachers' Day", Date: 4th September
2014, 09:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
We celebrate Teachers' day every year throughout the country on 5th September. Students
express their gratitude and appreciation for their teachers on this day. This day
is dedicated to Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan - second President of India. The great
academic philosopher, and one of the most well known diplomat, scholar, president
of India and above all a teacher. As a tribute to this great teacher, his birthday
has been observed as teachers' day.
A celebration also conducted by Departments of Management in its own way. The whole
function was planned by students with faculty coordinators. We decided that, the
responsibility of teaching is taken up by the students as an appreciation for their
Students took lectures from 9:30 a.m to 2:00 p.m for all the Semesters of both MBA
and IMBA. All the students in role of teachers went to their respective class to
deliver lectures on the ongoing semester subjects. On this day, our teaching was
started as usual on 9:30 a.m.
Lectures conducted by the students were arranged in form of competition. So, all
the respective faculty members were in the classroom as judge for the teaching of
the students. All other non participated students were also studying seriously.
In second half, function was arranged by students for the teachers. The function
involves some activities for entertainment, cake cutting and announcement and awarding
the best student faculties with certificates and prizes.
The winner of the best student teachers are SYMBA Kanti Purohit, FYMBA Monica Makadia,
IMBA Sem. I Anjali Marathe, Sem. III Shivani Vansiya, Sem. V Arjun Pandey.
- A Seminar on "Entrepreneurship" organized by Department of Management, Date: 3rd
Resource Person: Mr. DharmeshParmar, Deputy Commissioner of DIC Tapi and Surat
Department of Management had organized a Seminar on "Entrepreneurship" for students
of 2nd year MBA & 3rd year integrated MBA on 3rd September, 2014at SRIMCA, UTU.
Eminent speaker for Seminar was Mr.Dharmesh Parmar who is Deputy Commissioner of
DIC at Tapi & Surat District.He gave a detailed knowledge to the students on Entrepreneurship,
who is an entrepreneur, how to become entrepreneur, what are the different schemes
government provide to the entrepreneur's, different government benefits given to
the women entrepreneur's, & he also shared knowledge about the development of small
scale & medium scale industry of Tapi & Surat district. The session was very interactive
- An Expert Session on "Strategic Initiative" of MBA students to get desired outcome
at the end of the course Organized by Department of Management, SRIMCA, Date: 27th
Mr. SanjeevBishnoi, an independent consultant in surat with rich expertise in Small
and Medium Enterprize (SME) was invited to interact with MBA students on topic Strategic
Initiative of MBA students to get desired outcome at the end of the course. Sir
had started with thoughts on management from well-known personalities of the worldand
how we can adopt their thought. He also focused on:Developing Learning Attitude,
The utilization of resources at university/ college and How to use approximately
700 days so that students can become competitive, read more and more from books
and Internet apart from Syllabus contents. His session was very instigating for
the students. At last, he nicely answered queries raised by students.
- A Workshop on "Management in Practice" Organized by Department of Management, SRIMCA,
Date: 27th August 2014
Department of Management SRIMCA has organized one day workshop on "Management in
Practice" for first year MBA and first year Integrated MBA students. Mr.Amit Mehta,
CEO of Markziconducted workshopcovering various managerial concepts, like Communication,
team work with several activities and informational videoes. Mr.Mehta also gave
practical knowledge about teamwork management through games. Students have participated
and enjoyed this whole workshop in full enthusiasm and learnt how to work in a team.
He also talked about confidence building, creativity and imparting positivity. He
nicely solved queries raised by students.
- Department of Management, SRIMCA Organized Industrial Visit to MundraPort, Date:
26th - 27th August 2014
In order to give Industrial exposure, Department Of Management have organized an
industrial visit to Mundra port for the students of 2nd year MBA & Integrated MBA
Sem.III students for 2 days, 26 and 27th of August, 2014. 76 students along with
4 Faculty members have visited the place. On the 1st day students visited shipping
yard of Adani port, AdaniWilmar ltd ( Edible oil refinery), at the end of the day
students visited the temple & cultural program was organized by the students. On
the 2nd day, students visited the power plant of Adani. The visit was also enriched
with the session of Shri. Chandrakant Pandya Sir about Living Life Comfortably with
yoga, laughing and improving few habits for happy life. The whole trip was enjoyable
and involved lots of practical learning.
- An Expert Session on "Big Data" was organized by SRIMCA, UTU; Date: 25th
An Expert Session on "Big Data" was organized by SRIMCA, UTU. Mr. Jai Prakash Verma,
Assistant Professor (Computer Science & Engineering Department) from Institute of
Technology, Nirma University (Ahmedabad) was the speaker for the session and he
is pursuing his Ph.D from Changa University. Overall 240+ students of final year
of M.C.A and M.Sc. (CA) attended the session. During the session he made the students
aware of the scope of Big Data, benefits of Big Data for the Enterprise, he also
demonstrated features of Hadoop framework with live demonstration. The session concluded
with its market values and future aspects.
- Department of Management, SRIMCA organized Bardoli Sugar Factory Visit on 22nd
An industrial visit was organized by Department of Management, SRIMCA for the students
of SYMBA HRM specialization at Bardoli Sugar Factory. Mr. Sharad Patel initiated
a meeting at Bardoli Sugar Factory with the agenda covering; Efficiency of Factory
& Employee, Recovery Process, Social Responsibility of Bardoli Sugar Factory, Research
and Development of Factory for Sugarcane development and disease, Process of Selling
Sugar, Purchase of Machinery and Equipment, Man power Planning for seasonal cutting
sugarcane from farm, Cooperative Sugar Factory vs. Private Sugar Factory, Sugar
Factory Federation. Mr. Pankaj Patel the managing director of the organization enlightened
the students and made them aware regarding the real world scenario associated with
such cooperative organization.
- Department of Management, SRIMCA organized Expert talk on "LABOUR LAWS", Dated:
19th August 2014
Resource Person: Mr. Chetan Joshi
Department of Management had organized an expert talk on "LABOUR LAWS" for students
of 2nd year MBA (H.R) on 19th August, 2014 at SRIMCA, UTU. Eminent speaker for expert
talk was Mr.Chetan Joshi who is Senior HR manager at Anubha Industry Ltd. This session
will help students for clarifying their ideas on practical implementation of labour
laws in industry. Mr. Chetan Joshi also gave the knowledge regarding the calculations
of different provision of act like Employees' P F & Misc Provisions Act; employee
state insurance act e.t.c .The session was very interactive & knowledgeable.
- Department of Management, SRIMCA Celebrated Janmastami on 18th August
The celebration of Janmashtami is done to celebrate the birth of lord Krishna; this
is done in a traditional way by breaking a mud pot fully filled with curd.
The department of management celebrated the Janmastami festival on 18 Aug 2014.
The traditional way was followed and the "MATKI FOD" was organized by the combine
efforts of faculty members and students.
All students from Department of management took part in Janmashtami festival and
enjoyed the charm of festival.
- An Expert talk on 'Significance of SharePoint in Industry' was organized by SRIMCA,
UTU; Date: 18th August 2014
Expert talk on 'Significance of SharePoint in Industry' was organized by SRIMCA,
UTU for the students of final year of M.C.A. Mr. Harsh Pandit, an experienced person
in .NET Technology was the speaker, he is Microsoft Certified as a Professional
Developer, Technical Specialist in .NET 2.0 Web Applications and Windows SharePoint
Services 3.0. He gave a glimpse on introduction to SharePoint, its architecture,
market trends including future aspects, how user requirements can be related with
the SharePoint features and demonstration of applications with the help of case
study. 225+ students have attended it. Apart from the expert talk he had also spent
his precious time of more than an hour's for solving query of the students regarding
how to get project for their final semester, which platform they should choose,
what is the need and expectations of the companies to get better job and many more.
- Faculty of Computer Science & Technology, UTU celebrated Janmashtami, Date: 18th
Faculty of Computer Science & Technology, UTU has celebrated Janmashtami on 18th
August, 2014. Janmashtami also known as 'Krishnastami' is the birthday of Lord Krishna,
the eight avatar (incarnation) of Lord Vishnu. It is a very important Hindu festival
celebrated in India with clat and great enthusiasm. Dahi handi or Mosaru Kudike
is also an integral part of Janmashtami celebrations. It marks the mischievous and
playful behaviour of Lord Krishna. Students of SRIMCA, B. V. Patel Institute of
BMC&IT and Department of Computer Science and Technology, UTU were more excited
to break "DAHI HANDI". All classes have participated in DAHI HANDI with taste of
DJ. The Janmashtami celebration was really an awesome experience for the students
which gave them positive vibration.
- Department of Management, SRIMCA, Celebrated Independence Day by Organizing Competition
on Patriotism Theme Dated: 14th August 2014
The Department of Management celebrated a cultural program on 14thAugust 2014.The
program was based on patriotism theme.
There was a celebration in the air of SRIMCA and everyone took pride to be an Indian.
Almost 30 students took part in the competition. All participants performed very
enthusiastically and they gave their best to win the competition.
The program started at 1:30 p.m. & it was concluded at 3:30 p.m. During this two
hours, competition were held in three different categories as:
- Singing (Solo & Group)
- Dance (Solo & Group)
At last student of SYMBA presented a surprise drama which showed the current corruption
prevailing in India.
The results of the competition are as under:
HimanshuRabari - SYMBA (B)
Akanxa Patel - FYMBA (A)
Seema Patel - FYMBA (A)
Mukesh & Ravi - IMBA 3 Sem.
Neelam & Group - IMBA 1 Sem.
Hardik Patel - FYMBA (C)
Mitesh Trivedi - SYMBA (B)
Tanvi Patel - SYMBA (A)
Jay dalal & Mayur Patel - IMBA 3 Sem
Bhavesh & Group - SYMBA (A)
- Department of Management, SRIMCA organize Seminar on the topic of "Current Issues
and Budget", Date: 14th August 2014
Resource Person: Dr. V. Aditya Srinivas [COO & Chief Economist BSE Forum, MDP (IIM-Ahd.)]
Department of Management, SRIMCA organized Seminar on the topic of Current issues
and Budget for FYMBA, SYMBA, TY Integrated MBA students and Faculty Members. The
program was intended to provide knowledge about how present budget presented by
Modi Lead government will affect to a common man. Dr. V. Aditya Srinivas in his
talk thrown light on various topics like, FII and Indian Economy, Corporate governance,
Currency movement due to global factors, Economic indicators, Fiscal deficit, current
deficit and also about 2008 USA crisis & 2011 Eurozone crisis with real data.
In his talk, He has also shown differences in growth pattern of Indian economic
system with world economy. During his talk he also solved queries raised by participants.
Participants really find seminar very interesting and informative.
- A Session on "Use of Technology in Career Opportunities" was organized by SRIMCA,
UTU, Date: 13th August 2014
Session on "Use of Technology in Career Opportunities" was organized by SRIMCA for
final year students of M.C.A and M.Sc. (CA). 240+ students attended the session.
The talk was delivered by Mr. Mulchand Sen, Assistant Professor, SRIMCA (Department
of Management) and Coordinator, Training and Placement cell, Uka Tarsadia University.
Mr. Mulchand talk started with a small assignment to each student; he asked each
student to mention his/her interest area and the top companies in that area. He
bestowed a meticulous explanation about various technology options like computers,
mobiles, social media, newspapers etc. available in recent times for searching career
options. He informed the students about free and paid websites providing information
about jobs particularly to freshers. He motivated the students to undergo project
training in industries and participating in large numbers in campus interviews.
He also counseled the students to be proactive, self-sufficient and continuously
upgrade themselves to cope with cut-throat competition and dynamic business environment
and make them aware of the importance of effective communication skills along with
knowledge. Overall the session was very fascinating, informative and effective.
- "Orientation Program 2014" organized by Faculty of Computer Science and Technology,
Date: 1st August 2014
Faculty of Computer Science and Technology organized Orientation Program 2014 for
the upcoming batch of M.C.A, M.C.A (Lateral) and M.Sc. (CA).
The "Orientation Program 2014" was arranged for two days i.e. on 31st July, 2014
and 1st August, 2014. On first day, students had a campus visit which included a
walk through the library and they were also made aware of rules and regulations
that have to be followed by them during their journey of studies with FCST. Mr.
Kamlesh Thakkar gave a motivational talk on "Memory Development" and "Attitude towards
life" he also demonstrated memory management techniques and gave a crouch on how
child should behave with parents and vice-a-versa.
The event was concluded by wishing good luck to all the new budding computer science
professionals. Mr. Sandip Delwadkar Assistant Professor, SRIMCA was the coordinator
for the "Orientation Program 2014".
- A Session on "Programming Skills Improvement and Object Oriented Paradigm" organized
by SRIMCA, UTU, Date: 24th to 26th July 2014
SRIMCA organized session on "Programming Skills Improvement and Object Oriented
Concepts used in Java" from 24th July 2014 to 26th July 2014 for students who have
just graduated in Computer Science background. Several students from different colleges
attended the session and gain knowledge on core concepts of programming language
and Object Oriented paradigm. The session focus on fundamental concepts of programming
like algorithm, flowchart, control structure etc. for enhancing skill in programming.
Further the session includes the basics of Java program, selection, and iteration,
jump statements as well as exception handling approach used by Java. Next, the session
proceeded with Object Oriented concepts like class, object, inheritance and their
usage in Java program.
- An Expert Session on "C Programming for Embedded Microcontroller Systems" was organized
by SRIMCA, UTU, Date: 25th July 2014
An expert session on "C Programming for Embedded Microcontroller Systems" was organized
by SRIMCA, UTU. Mr. Ketan Patel form US, senior software at QuickLogic was the speaker
for the session. QuickLogic is the inventor and pioneer of innovative, customizable
semiconductor solutions for mobile and portable electronics OEMs and ODMs. Overall
84 students of Under Graduates and Post Graduates of different programs having competency
in C and willing to build career in embedded system were incorporated in the session.
During the session he had emphasized on program organization and microcontroller
memory, data types, constants, microcontroller register/port address, operators,
control structures, functions and interrupt routines.
- Department of Management, SRIMCA, UKA TARSADIYA UNIVERSITY organize Seminar on "Vedic
Mathematics", Date: 22nd July 2014
Resource Person: Mr. Arvind Varshney from New Delhi.
Mathematics during the Vedic period in ancient India is known as Vedic Mathematics.
With an advancement in technology, people depends totally on it for any mathematical
calculations. Vedic Mathematical techniques focuses on mental exercise.
Mr. Arvind Varshney, with profession Electrical engineer, delivered talked on Vedic
Mathematics to our Int. MBA Sem. I, III and MBA Sem. III Students. 165 Students
along with Faculty members have participated in this session.
During his session, he taught various simple but powerful techniques of solving
mathematical problems. He taught how one can use the knowledge of Vedic Mathematics
in solving toughest calculation without use of calculator or computer. The faculty
members and students were enriched with the techniques taught during the session.
- National Level Secure Programming Competition CODE UNCODE 2014 organized by EC Council
Foundation, Date: 22nd July 2014
National Level Secure Programming Competition CODE UNCODE 2014 is organized by EC
Council Foundation and will be conducted at SRIMCA. Code Uncode is an initiative
by EC Council Foundation, the not for profit arm of EC Council, the world's largest
certification body for Information Security professionals, to search for the top
secure programmers in India. Code Uncode 2014 is a milestone for continuous efforts
to build an army of successful programmers and thereafter a strong team of IT security
professionals. Overall 483 students have registered for the competition among which
students of MCA, BCA, M.Sc. (CA), and 5 years Integrated MCA are incorporated from
Faculty of Computer Science & Technology, UTU. The event will be conducted in 3
parts Preliminary, Semi Finals and Finals, leading to identifying the most talented
programmers in India. Preliminary round is scheduled on 28th July, 2014. We would
also look forward that more number of such events occur, so that our students can
grab these opportunities and get explore to the outer world.
We SRIMCA and UTU family would like to wish all the participants' good luck and
hope that they make us feel proud as and when they proceed to the higher levels.
- An Expert Session on "Embedded System & Lower Level Programming" was organized by
SRIMCA, UTU; Date: 17th July 2014
An Expert Session on "Embedded System & Lower Level Programming" was organized by
SRIMCA, UTU. Mr. Ketan Patel form US, senior software at QuickLogic was the speaker
for the session. QuickLogic is the inventor and pioneer of innovative, customizable
semiconductor solutions for mobile and portable electronics OEMs and ODMs. Overall
400+ students of M.C.A, M.Sc. (IT) and M.Sc. (CA) attended the session. During the
session he communal his 15 years of work experience with the students, embarked
light on the recent trends of embedded system. On the top of it, he also made the
students aware of IT demand all over the globe.
- Esteemed presence of Mr. R.M. Chauhan, Executive Magistrate, Mahuva on "Orientation
Program 2014" organized by Faculty of Computer Science and Technology, Date: 17th
Faculty of Computer Science & Technology organized Orientation Program 2014 for
the upcoming batch of 5 years Integrated MCA, 5 Years Integrated M.Sc. (IT) and
BCA. Mr. R. M. Chauhan Executive Magistrate, Mahuva gave his venerated presence
as an honorable chief guest for the event. Mr. R. M. Chauhan gave a squat talk to
motivate the youth and inaugurated the formal function. Various dignitaries were
present namely Dr. D. R. Shah Provost of Uka Tarsadia University shared words of
wisdom and welcomed the new batch of computer science students. Dr. N. C. Shah Director
of CGPIT, Dr. Prashant Joshi Professor and Head of Department of Management gave
their esteemed presence and welcomed the youth by sharing their experiences.
The "Orientation Program 2014" was arranged for three days i.e. from 14th July,
2014 to 16th July 2014. During these days, students had a campus visit, played different
types of games, they were also made aware of rules and regulations that has to be
followed during their journey of studies with FCST. Moreover, expert talk was given
by Mr. Himansh Thakkar on "Self Hypnosis and Laughter Meditation" he demonstrated
how to measure energy, power of subconscious mind. Mr. Kamlesh Thakkar gave a motivational
talk on "Memory Development" and "Attitude towards life" he also demonstrated memory
management techniques and gave a crouch on how child should behave with parents
and vice-a-versa; this session was also attended by parents too. On the top of it
parent's meeting was held with the program coordinators of different courses of
The event was concluded by wishing good luck to all the new budding computer science
Mr. Sandip Delwadkar Assistant Professor, SRIMCA was the coordinator for the "Orientation
Program 2014". Mr. Hardik Vyas helped to make this event successful.