SHAAPED 2019 hosted by FOA gets underway

SHAAPED 2019, Studies in Habitat with Academic Alliance In Planning Environment and Design, A 3 days International Conference – “Conversations in Conservation” organised by Faculty of Architecture, MAHE Manipal has just begun. This conference includes 4 Keynote Speakers- Prof. Nalini Thankur, Prof. Kulbhushan Yadav, Prof. Meenakshi Jain and Prof. AGK Menon and 38 speakers.

Michelin comes to MIT

In a Tweet by Michelin India’s official handle, it has been informed that Michelin is coming today to the MIT Campus to find the next crop of innovators to provide innovative solutions to the world! More information here – https://www.michelin.in/auto/mobility-innovation-challenge-powered-by-michelin

Kasturba Hospital Bags Green Hospital Award

Kasturba Hospital, Manipal won the award for Green Hospital recognized by AHPI (Association of Healthcare Providers (AHPI) India) on its 6th Global Conclave on “Outcome Based Healthcare Delivery system held at Hotel Radisson Blue Kaushambi (Delhi NCR) on 15th-16thFebruary 2019. The award was received from Honourable Union Minister of State for External Affairs Gen V.K Singh PVSM, AVSM, YSM (Retd) and Hon Member of Parliament Mr. Anil Agrawal by the team from Kasturba Hospital, Manipal lead by Mr. C G …

Cdr. Abhilash Tomy speaks in the 27th Leadership Lecture at TAPMI

The first and only Indian to solo circumnavigate the globe non stop, Cdr. Abhilash Tomy, a serving member for the Indian Navy, speaks at TA Pai Management Institute’s Leadership Lecture on Deep Sea Crisis Management. A packed audience from all over MAHE, TAPMI and Manipal is ardently listening to Cdr. Tomy speak at the Seminar Hall. Stay tuned for a in depth report on everything that Cdr. Tomy had to say!

Cdr. Abhilash Tomy speaks in the 27th Leadership Lecture at TAPMI

The first and only Indian to solo circumnavigate the globe non stop, Cdr. Abhilash Tomy, a serving member for the Indian Navy, speaks at TA Pai Management Institute’s Leadership Lecture on Deep Sea Crisis Management. A packed audience from all over MAHE, TAPMI and Manipal is ardently listening to Cdr. Tomy speak at the Seminar Hall. Stay tuned for a in depth report on everything that Cdr. Tomy had to say!

Candlelight March at Manipal to take a stand against terrorism

“शहीदों की चिताओं पर जुड़ेंगे हर बरस मेले, वतन पर मरनेवालों का यही बाक़ी निशाँ होगा।” The gruesome attack on the Paramilitary forces guarding the Indian border has plunged India into a dark, deep sorrow. To show their support and mourn all those martyred, the students of Manipal invite everyone to join them in a candle march tomorrow starting from KC at 6:30pm to End Point.

MM 2019 becomes the biggest student organized Marathon in the Country

As envisioned by the organizers going into setting the date, theme, and workaround for the Marathon, the 3rd edition of the Manipal Marathon drawing in more than 7000 registrations all around, from all age groups and categories has become the biggest Student Organized Marathon in the country. Mr. Konapur Rahul, the President of the Manipal Runners Club remarks, “We expected a much bigger response than last year, but even we were taken aback by the amount of registrations flowing in, …

Cdr. Abhilash Tomy speaks at TAPMI’s 27th Leadership Lecture

Commander Abhilash Tomy, KC, NM, a serving member of the Indian Navy and the first Indian to circumnavigate the globe on a solo yatch is to deliver a guest lecture at TAMPI on 16th February, on Deep Sea Crisis Management. He is visiting Manipal for a 2 day stretch also participating as a Guest of Honor in the Manipal Marathon 2019 that is to take place the next day. The University has arranged for transport to TAPMI at 2:30 PM …

Manipal Marathon Bib Expo on 15th & 16th February

The much awaited Manipal Marathon is almost here! The TShirts, Bibs, and Goodie Bags can be collected by the runners at the Bib Expo to be conducted in a couple of days! The Organizers also have a lot of stalls and other attractions set up for the day! Stay tuned as ManipalBlog Live brings you exclusive updates about the Manipal Marathon!

MIT Food Court delivers to Hostels

Yes, you heard that right. Infamous for being too bland and tasteless with food always the subject of furious students venting out their frustrations on Social Media, the Student Council of MIT Open Group as well as the MIT FC has seen a positive message posted in a rare first. In case you are injured or sick, the MIT FC has a service of delivering packed lunch / dinner to your hostel to ease you the trouble of having to …

Boxing Arena opened in MIT Campus

Boxing Arena – MIT Campus, (BAMIT) was inagurated yesterday by the Pro Chancellor of MAHE, Dr HS Ballal, in the presence Secratory, Sports Council Dr Vinod Nayak, Col CMS Kalakoti, Director MIT Dr Srikanth Rao, boxing coach, Shivprasad Acharya and other dignitaries. An exhibition match involving Anuj Mishra of MIT and Saurabh Puthran of WGSHA was also held. The event was emceed by Dr Shobha ME, Joint Secratory Sports Council MAHE

Career Counselling for Schoolers by Scio

SCIO Benevolent Foundation is hosting, Veda an event which amasses a huge student body consisting of students from various schools for an interactive counselling session at the MIT Campus. Successful people from various career backgrounds and the faculty at Manipal pool together their experience and counsel the students in the most interactive way possible. The aim of the event is to expose the students to a vast amount of information and content that will help them to make a well-assessed …

Manipal Marathon Promo Run 2 at Mangalore

At the wee hours of dawn, 25 members of MRC, VSO and ManipalBlog got onboard a University bus to head to Mangalore. The 2nd Manipal Marathon Promo Run that took place to and from the Marena Sports Complex at Kaprigudda Mangalore was a roaring success with the counterpart’s from MAHE Mangalore joining in to run hand in hand for mental health awareness!

PlayLit- ‘The Underdogs’

Chords & Co. had their second PlayLit, this time dedicated to underrated music. This event sought to bring to light ‘the underdogs’ and enable people to explore and bond over personal favourites and maybe even find a new one. With songs like ‘Trampoline’ and ‘Master Pretender’, the variety in genres helped people break out of their regular playlists and had them tapping to different tunes. Most importantly there was something for everyone to connect to, discover and appreciate. All in …

Over 3500 Job Opportunities given at the Udupi Udyoga Mela as the 2 Day Fair Draws to a Close

With over 600 spot offers, 2000 Offer Letters to be redeemed after the students’ graduation, and close to 800 students selected for further rounds of placement procedures, the Udupi Udyoga Mela that saw a participation exceeding expectations and reaching 10,000 applicants with over 60 companies visiting draws to an end after a 2 day long process. The President of Sanchalana, the Organizing Body, Shri Prem Prasad Shetty in his Presidential Address expressed extreme happiness and wished all candidates the very …

Unplugged

The amphitheatre lightened up as the audience swayed to the beats by some talented performers. Unplugged, an event organized by the students of school of communication took place on 17th of January, as a pre event of their annual fest, Article 19.

Faculty of Architecture is hosting an Toy Making event today

The Faulty of Architecture inside is hosting a Toy making event for children, inside the MIT Campus today. The event is supposed to be for children of the age group 0-6 years. Rush to the Zaha Hadid Studio in the FOA building now to be a part of the event. Date:- 16th January (Today) Time:- 2:00 pm Venue:- Zaha Hadid Studio, FOA

Military Exhibition in full flow at MIT

The Military Exhibition, being held by the cadets and officers of the 4 KAR ENGR COY, NCC on the occasion of Army Day is currently going on here at the MIT campus. The exhibition showcases the different aspects of the force with many different displays. These include items of weaponry, different field engineering equipments and also a basic layout of the working structure of the Indian Army. The exhibition also has the faces of the famous and brave martyrs of …

Indian Rover Challenge Inaugurated

Indian Rover Challenge (IRC) 2019 , the second edition , features design challenges and technicalities , encouraging students from all over the world to provide solutions and move closer towards the next phases of space exploration. IRC is one of the largest robotics and space exploration competitions of its kind. IRC 2019 is conducted by the students of Mars Rover Manipal from Manipal Institute of Technology. Featuring a wide range of challenges and terrains , which imitate the terrain of …

MAHE’s Silver Jubilee Year draws to a close

MAHE has had a great 2018 with many historic events and achievements taking place. From gaining the status of Institute of Eminence, to new buildings and centres being set up all this happening on the silver jubilee year is all the more joyous. The silver jubilee celebrations Valedictory took place on 22nd of December at Chaitya Hall with the year’s activities being recounted and all the past and present Registrars of the University being felicitated for their efforts.

Stage being set for Indian Rover Challenge

Manipal is to soon see an International Mars Rover Challenge series right here in it’s backyard at the 2nd Edition of the Indian Rover Challenge! Having won laurels at the maiden edition at VIT, this time MRM plays host to the competition that has grown considerably since it’s last edition. The Nagabana Ground is currently under renovation to ready the stage for the competition!

Samvedana Foundation vies for another World Record

January 13th, 2018 saw the Samvedana Foundation of Udupi create a World Record at Malpe Beach with over 5000 students reciting the full version of Vande Mataram. In an attempt to create another record, the NGO invites all musicians to give their own tune to the National Song and create a music video highlighting all scenic locations of their town.  A cash prize of more than 3 lakh is announced!

Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence Inagurated on EU Day

The Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence was inaugurated at the Department of European Studies, MAHE by EU Ambassador to India, HE Mr Tomasz Kozlowski. Post the inauguration, the Ambassador interacted with students of DES and the attendees of the Conference on Economics, the Geopolitical landscape of the world, Educational and Academic Exchange in the world and a myriad of other topics.

HE Tomasz Kozlowski, EU Ambassador to India Speaks in a PressCon

As part of the EU Day Celebrations at MAHE, HE Mr Tomasz Kozlowski, the European Union’s Ambassador to India Speaks in a Press Conference about the Erasmus Plus Program, Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence and MAHE as a synonym to Excellent Education. This is to mark the continuation and an increased emphasis on Internationalization of the Higher Education Space and Exchange of Students and Faculty among Manipal and European Universities.

Wraps on the South Zone Inter University Chess Tournament (Men)

MAHE from December 3th to 7th organised the Inter University Men’s Chess Tournament (South Zone) seeing participation from over 57 Universities across South India duking it out in a battle of strategy and minds! The Valdeictory Function commences in the presence of Dr Poornima Baliga, Dr Narayan Sabhahit and others

APPICON 2018 brings together stalwarts from the Medical Space at Manipal

The 64th Annual National Conference of Association of Physiologists and Pharmacologists of India which saw no less than 11 Workshops take place in the days preceding, is inaugurated in Dr TMA Pai Hall 3. The days to follow are to see many symposia, discussions and talks by eminent changemakers in the Medical and Medicine Pedagogy space. Follow @ManipalCon on Twitter for Minute-to-Minute Updates on the conference!

Keeping the Campus Clean

Manipal hasn’t won the laurels of being one of the cleanest campuses in India for nothing. Late at night, when most of the student population is asleep except for during the exam season, this machine and Manipal’s cleaning crew get to work. “We’re happy to contribute to the University’s efforts to support Prime Minister Modi in his Swacch Bharat Mission,” remarked one of the workers when asked for a comment.