Anubandha 2018

Held on the occasion of Karnataka Rajyotsav, Anubandha 2018, the zonal sports meet of Rotary Clubs of Perdoor, Udupi Manipal, Udupi, Katapady, Parkala, Manipal Hills, Udupi Royal and Udupi Udyavara has started off at MIT cricket ground today. The event began with customary formal speeches by presidents and delegates of the participating Rotary Clubs. Later everyone devoted their prayers to lord ganesha and a lamp was lit to symbolise the commencement of the event. Participants pledged to show sportsmanship and …

Rashtriya Ekta Divas Run

On the occasion of the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, observered as Rashtriya Ekta Divas, the police department of Udupi had arranged a 4 km run. Students of MAHE and other schools participated in the run along with the men’s and women’s police force. The run started at Tiger circle at 7 am. Enroute, participants encircled Syndicate circle and headed towards Endpoint where the run ended. The conclusion of the event took place with the SP of Udupi District …

The Junk Compressors

To anyone who loves mechanical engineering, would definitely be a part of this event. The first round was conducted today. The round 1 of the event had two parts, one was to make low version of jet propeller car and a basic pen paper test. The question paper comprised of aptitude and technical questions related to mechanical engineering. The event saw good number of participants.The round two is set to be held on 6/10.

RoboWars 5.0 begins

RoboWars 5.0 hosted their first qualifying round in the RoboWars arena. A total of 13 teams competed in the arena using their self-made bots. Each round lasted for two minutes where the bots were tested for their mobility and destruction ability. For the destruction test the bots were made to destroy the box placed in the center while for the mobility test they had to maneuver the box from the start point to the end point. This was a no-elimination …

The Manipal Conclave reveals an amazing lineup of speakers.

The Manipal Conclave has a stunning line up of speakers this year including actors like Jatin Sarna from Sacred Games, Jitendra Kumar and Shivankit Singh Parihar from TVF, renowned author Ashwin Sanghi, Kanishk Sajnani, an ethical hacker, YouTube sensation Prajakta Koli, ex captian of the Indian Hockey Team, Sandeep Singh, the game changer of Netflix, Radhika Apte and the former director of MIT Brig. Surjit Pabla. The official mascot of Tech Tatva, Nicholas Copernicus was also revealed today. Now everyone …

LDQ is having its General Body Meeting for first years!

The official Literary, Debate and Quiz club of MIT Manipal is having its General Body Meeting on 10th September, 5:45 p.m at NLH-403 inside the MIT campus. This meeting is open to the Freshers of all MAHE colleges. With this GBM, you would come to know about the inside structure related to all the three domains and the working of the club, along with information about how to become a part of one of the oldest clubs of MIT.

Milap kicks off with inaugural address by Atamjit Singh

Renowned Punjabi Playwright and Theatre Director, Atamjit Singh inaugurated the 2nd Annual Edition of Milap this morning. In his address he talked about a myriad of issues currently plaguing the country and how artists and art appreciation can take a big step in making the world a happier place.

The 3 day fest is to have many more prolific speeches and panel discussions to come and we will be right here covering everything LIVE! Stay tuned!

Ethnic day celebration in SOC

The School of Communication, MAHE, today celebrated their ethnic day and Surajit Das, a staff blogger for MB was present there. The event started with a charming song performance from UNREVEAL, the official musical group of SOC. A funny musical chair went on with the teachers and the contestants for Mr. and Ms. Ethnic were getting ready for their performances. They introduced themselves and then were asked to narrate a funny and embarrassing story from their lives.

Schedule for Milap is Out

The Schedule for Milap is out! As Manipal looks forward to 3 days of immersion in art, literature and culture, we cant help but be excited! Also look out for ManipalBlog’s Newsletter – ‘Milap ki Yaadein’ recapping the events of the day for those patrons of art who couldn’t be here!

Formula Manipal is now recruiting!

Formula Manipal, one of the biggest student projects present in the MIT campus and deals with the engineering and racing of formula cars is now starting its recruitment process. It is going to be open for first and second years of all MAHE institutions. Also, don’t forget to join them for a fun workshop visit which is going to happen on 5th September at 6 p.m. The details for orientation are:- Date & Time:-6th September at 6p.m Venue:- M.V Seminar …

Instructors for the Theatre and Film-making workshop by ADA dramatics

ADA dramatics in association with M.I.L.A.P is going to hold a Theatre and Film-making workshop on September 4th &5th. Here is more about the renowned instructors that would be taking this workshop. DAY 1: Santhosh Prabhu : He is a graduate from University of Mysore. He worked with the former director of Rangayan, Mysore Janardhan for a few years. From there on he has worked in many short movies and advertisements. He has also acted in a Famous Kannada movie …

Art & Photography exhibition inaugurated at Festival of Ideas

The Art & Photography exhibition at KMC Ed Board’s Festival of Ideas was inaugurated this evening by Dr. Akther Hussain, a KMC Alum currently HOD of Orthodontics at Yenepoya Medical College, Mangalore. Dr. Akhtar is a painter by passion himself and he was there to cut the ribbon for the beautiful exhibition of the different variety of artworks and snaps that define and address various subjects of life.

Photography Workshop at the Festival Of Ideas

A Photography Workshop is being held at the KMC Ed-Board’s Festival of Ideas. Mr. Krishna Mohan is conducting this workshop for all the budding photographers and also for people who wish to enhance their skills behind the lenses. The day 2 of the Festival of Ideas is going on in full flow and this workshop is just one of the many events to follow.

4th M.V. Kamath Memorial Endowment Lecture

Team Pro.Verb 2018 is bringing Dr. Parakala Prabhakar, Former Advisor (Communication) to the Government of Andhra Pradesh, for an interactive session with the students of Manipal, for the 4th M.V. Kamath Memorial endowment lecture, organized by School of Communication, Manipal Academy of Higher Education. The event will take place at Dr. Gangubai Hangal Auditorium, Manipal College of Philosophy and Humanities (MCPH), Alveoor Road, Manipal on 30th August 2018 at 4:00 PM.

China Study Centre to be launched at MAHE

Minister of State for External Affairs, Shri M J Akbar will launch the China Study Centre under the Department of Geopolitics and International Relations at Manipal Academy of Higher Education. This will be followed by a public lecture by him on ‘India’s Foreign Policy in the 21st Century’. According to Dr Arvind Kumar, head, Department of Geopolitics and International Relations at MAHE, the timing and the relevance of the launch of this study centre could not have been better considering …

Mr. Vivek Sharma in MAHE for the National Conference for Youth in Social Change 2018

Mr. Vivek Sharma,Programme Director of Gandhi Fellowship is currently having an interactive session with students of the Master of Social Welfare Program at the Prasanna School of Public Health here in MAHE. Mr. Sharma is here at MAHE as a panelist for the National Conference for Youth in Social Change 2018, which is scheduled to take place on the 25th and 26th of August.

Anti Drug Campaign- Selfie with Signature Abhiyana

Manipal and Udupi are standing up in a fight against drug abuse, one of the prime destroyer of a bright future and hopes. Udupi District Police, Udupi District Press Reporters Association and Udupi Press Club supported by the Rotaract Club of Manipal present ‘Anti-Drug Campaign Selfie With Signature Abhiyana’. This is an appeal to everyone and anyone who wants to leave a mark in this fight against drug abuse. Venue: Bharat Cinemas Date: 25th August Time: 10:30AM-4:00PM P.S. ₹1000 gift …

Teach For India is coming to Manipal

Teach For India, the NGO committed to the cause of quality education of the students coming from the low-income communities and studying in under-resourced schools, is coming to Manipal. Prasanna School of Public Health, MAHE is organizing a session on “Fellowship Opportunities in Teach for India” on 27th August, 2018 at Dr. TMA Pai Halls I. The session is open for all and students are requested to register at *bit.ly/tfimahe* For more details about the program go to apply.teachforindia.org or …

MAHESRF invites everyone for ICHTR 2018

Manipal Academy of Higher Education Student Research Forum (MAHESRF), invites students (undergraduate and postgraduate), Ph.D. research scholars, researchers, academicians along with healthcare and technical science professionals to be a part of the “Interdisciplinary Conference on Healthcare and Technical Research to be held at MAHE, Manipal, India from 29 – 31 October, 2018.

MEMG announces financial help towards Kerela Flood Relief

In the hour of need for Kerela, which is experiencing devastating floods due to the torrential rains, help is coming from every corner of the country. Adding to this help, the Manipal Education and Medical Group(MEMG) and all its entities, have decided to contribute One Crore rupees towards the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund. This amount, according to the group, is another contribution towards the rebuilding and resettlement of a disaster-struck Kerela.

MUJ announces International Conference on Startup Ventures: Technology Developments and Future Strategies

Manipal University, Jaipur in association with Institute for Engineering Research and Publication (IFERP) and Springer recently announced the initiation of the proposals/abstract submission for the upcoming startup conference titled “International Conference on Startup Ventures: Technology Developments and Future Strategies” This conference will be held at Manipal University Jaipur on 8th and 9th of October 2018. Accepted proposals/abstracts will be published in Springer Nature IJIT/ IOP Publications Material Science Journals.  More details can be gotten through www.startupscope.org  

25th Convocation to be held Dr. TMA Pai International Convention Centre

A circular from the Registrar announced the 25th Convocation of Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal, will be held on Saturday, 19th May, 2018 at Dr. TMA Pai International Convention Centre, Mangaluru from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM. The event will be streamed live all around the world on https://livestream.com/manipal/25thconvocation World Medical Education President Prof. David Gordon is to be the Chief Guest for the occasion where around 1500 students are expected to be awarded their degrees

Outdoor Sports Facility to be inaugurated at MAHE Mangalore

A new Outdoor Sports Facility is to be inaugurated tomorrow, on 8th May 2018, at 7 PM at the Kaprigudda Marena Greens, Mangaluru, a circular sent across the MAHE fraternity stated. Pro Vice-Chancellor (MAHE Mangalore) Dr. V Surendra Shetty, Dean of KMC Mangalore, Dr. MV Prabhu, Dean of MCODS Mangalore, Dr. Dilip Naik, and Conevenor of the Marena Sports Complex, Dr. Anand Venugopal are expected to be present for the inaugural.

Idea Cafe Launched at MARENA

A venture of the Innovation Center of MAHE, the Idea Cafe was inaugurated by Shruti Pai on 2nd May, 2018. Situated at the ground floor of the Marena Sports Complex, the cafe is to be a center for learning, discussion and interdisciplinary interaction among all students from all branches and streams of education at MAHE, said Dr. Arun Shanbhag, CIO of MAHE. University Officers and persons of note were present along with students of MAHE.