A Committee is an organized group of people consisting of different stakeholders formed at the beginning of the year to conduct the major events during the academic sessions. There is a defined selection procedure for selecting different committee members depending on the objectives of the committee, student’s skills, inclination and commitment needs. The Director of the institute is sponsor and head of all the committees and faculty member along with the staff is responsible for overall functioning of the committee. Every stakeholder has a defined role to play throughout the academic year that reflects his/her key performance area.
Placement Committee “You dream, We deliver”
The Placement Committee is a team of highly motivated and dedicated individuals who relentlessly work for the overall institutional goal of inviting reputed companies and providing desired placement offers to students based on their personal field of interest. It does so by assisting recruiters to make appropriate hiring decisions and at the same time supporting the participants to make strategic career decisions both for Summer Internships and Final Placements. We are involved across all the corporate events that encompass the corporate engagement like Corporate Drive, Tattv, Converge, Admission Process, Conferences, Corporate Day, etc. We are also responsible for organizing SIOM’s flagship annual Conclave: The HR Summit where stalwarts of the industry convene to discuss on a multitude of HR trends.
Communication and Public relation Committee
This committee is a composition of creative hearts and minds that have flair for designing and creative writing. The team adds value to each and every endeavor at college through effective communication and expression. Students here get the lessons of designing, creative writing image building, publicizing and executing communication strategy for the college. The overall responsibility of the team is to plan and execute strategies for Brand Building of the Institute. Publication of newsletters magazines and social media presence are one of the main tasks of the committee. The committee also handles publishing interviews and write ups of on -campus guests, gradually moving on incorporating articles and write-up from the industry at large. Articles & write-ups, events coverage and photographs, budgeting, specification, approval, printing, and distribution are the regular activities of the committee members.
IT & Web Committee
The college IT committee is support committee for all IT requirements of the college. IT consists of 2 sub committees: IT infrastructure committee and Website committee.
The IT infrastructure committee is in charge of all the physical hardware (IT related) and its maintenance. The Wi-Fi, projector, Mics, classroom A/V facilities all comes under the purview of this committee. The website committee keeps updating the website of all the latest developments and activities of the college. This includes all the event updates, placement information, important papers published by students and faculty etc. the website committee is also in charge of regular maintenance of the Moodle for glitch free online tests.
“I think the success of any institution can be measured by the contribution the alumni make to our national life” stated by Sir John F. Kennedy is the strength of any good institute is its alumni network. The alumni of College are the brand ambassadors and play a significant role in building the brand. Alumni Committee consists of a group of committed students of the batch who act as the interface between the alumni and the College students. It works to promote seamless interaction with alumni and to ensure that students get all the benefits of Alumni network. This committee is responsible for organizing Alumni meet, Homecoming, student mentorship and maintains the Alumni portal as well as Facebook alumni page. Homecoming is the annual event where we invite alums to our campus to renew old bonds, foster new ties and relive the magical moments all over again. We recognize the achievements of our alums and publish them on our social media page. We work closely with Placement Committee too. We believe that building a strong relationship with alumni is indispensable, therefore we interact with them throughout the year. We are the richest club on campus, but we do not act like that.
Social Service Committee
Social service aims at creating a positive impact on the community by undertaking activities where students get an opportunity to do their part for the society. Successive batches have been taking up activities that keeps Social services driving forward with determination. The activities undertaken by the team so far include: sanitation awareness among tribal girls, clothes donation drives, village improvement projects, plantation drives, teaching initiatives for children in government schools, cause related awareness campaigns to name a few.
Guest Lecture Committee
The task of the committee is to bring conceptual knowledge, corporate experience and entrepreneurial attitude through intensive sessions and workshops by eminent speakers from both the corporate and academic world. It provides the platform for the exchange of ideas and opinions between the industry experts and the students. It helps in strengthening the ties between the existing students and the industry. Help students to gain an insight into the corporate world. To encourage students to get connected with Industry’s best practice through lecture series. It also promotes the presence of our Institute to Corporate World. It works with close coordination of Placement committee.
Cultural and B School Competitions Committee
“The cultural and B- School competitions committee has a major role of spearheading all the cultural activities of the institute. The committee plans and organizes celebrations of major Indian festivals such as Republic Day, Independence Day, Holi, Ramzan Id, Ganeshotsav, Shivaji Jayanti, Durga Puja, Garba Night, Onam, Pongal, Lohri, Christmas as well as occasional DJ Nights. Other than these annual events of the B School and cultural event of institute are organized by this committee. The committee also has a major role of informing the students about various B School competitions, both academic and corporate and facilitating their participation.”
Hostel & Mess Committee:
They say home is where the heart is and this is exactly what the members of this committee believe. The members of this committee look into the day to day hostel affairs and help to provide all the necessary amenities to ease the stay. They look into the hostel needs and are a link or a representative of the hostel building. Mess Committee A way to one’s heart is through the stomach and the mess committee aims to do just that. With students from different parts of the country living together under one roof, this committee aims at providing the dishes and a menu that satisfies the palette of all.
A fully automated modern Library & Information Center (LIC) caters to the ever growing and uncompromising information and intellectual requirements of the students and faculty. To ensure smooth functioning of this, a library committee is formed. The committee has the mission to ensure optimum access and delivery of information to students of SIOM . It also strives to acquire, organize and preserve the materials in all formats. The Library’s mission is to provide comprehensive resources and services in support of the research, teaching, and learning needs of the College.
This is entirely a student driven cell which is tailor made for all the budding entrepreneurs. They run the college canteen, the coffee machine, the Laundromat as well as the washing machine. The members of this cell also encourage new ideas which can be implemented thereby giving a boost and a platform for students to try their hands in business and entrepreneurship.
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. The sports committee of the college consists of sports fanatics who play almost all the sports ranging from football to pool. They bring together sports fanatics like them and form teams to participate in various b-school sports competition. They also conduct intra college sports events and maintain the sports facilities provided by college. Most of the colleges boast of good sports infrastracture right from Gymnasiums, Badminton courts, Swimming pools and even racing tracks.
This committee looks after the well-being of all the students. They also conduct various blood-donation camps and assist students in case of any medical emergency too. Committee members coordinate with the college’s inhouse or visiting Doctors and nurses to keep the health of the students of the campus in check.
The members of this committee encourage research and also provide a platform for students to publish their own research paper. They also conduct various workshops to help students to understand how to go about writing a research paper as well as solving live case studies..
Consulting is a coveted career choice for many MBA aspirants and experienced professionals. A consulting career can be very demanding in terms of the sheer responsibility that the job entails, traveling and networking opportunities. To cope with the unpredictable paradigm shifts in Business Strategies & greater risk of disruptions in operations, the role of consultants and their valuable business insights becomes all the more vital. Over the years consulting in operations & supply chain domain has gained momentum, providing ample opportunities for students to use their skill set and flourish in this sector. Consulting Club committee takes inspiration from mission statement and thrives to be a “Centre of excellence in Consulting”. It is an initiative to help students figure out what management consulting is all about, what it demands and has to offer, and also help them decide whether or not it is a career that they should pursue. Sample above is taken from SIOM College committees. Every college have different set of committees which you can see on college websites.