Since the year 1947 , 5th of September is celebrated is celebrated as teachers day as per the English calendar year as a mark of tribute to the contribution made by teachers to the society. 5th September is the birthday of a great teacher Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan, who was a staunch believer of education and as well known diplomat, scholar, president of India and above all a teacher. When some of his students approached him and requested him to allow them to celebrate his birthday he said instead of celebrating my birthday separately it would be my proud privilege, if 5th of September is observed as teacher’s day. Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru said about Dr Radhakrishnan he has served his country in many capacities .But above all, he is a great teacher from who all of us have learnt much and will continue to learn. Teacher's Day was celebrated at JIMS Lajpat Nagar on September 5. The director, JIMS Lajpat Nagar motivated the students and asked to take maximum advantage of the opportunity they have at JIMS by drawing from the rich experience and wide perspective of a highly talented faculty
Continuing with the illustrious tradition of the Institute, senior students and newcomers of the institute mingled with each other at the Freshers' welcome party organized on 25th August 2018 at Belmonde Hotels.The occasion was graced by none other than Prof.(Maj.Gen.) M.P. Singh (Director –JIMS). The program began with the student anchors of 2nd and 3rd year welcoming their juniors. Freshers' party is all about making the best start to the new academic session and a time to create eternal relationships with each other. The event is an indication of union among the students. The purpose of this event is that every "Fresher" of JIMS Lajpat Nagar, feels like an integral part of the JIMS family and is ready to accept challenges of life successfully. With pulsating ambience, flashing lights and foot tapping music, the party began with a blast. The excitement augmented to a joyful high when the freshers introduction for Mr.and Ms. Fresher began. As the mercury began to rise, the dance floor was left open for some unbridled energy. Joy and happiness could be seen in students of each and every course at the institute. Inquisitive about campus life and conscious of the latest fashion trends, the freshers’ dressed their best. The party scripts the beginning of hard work & fun the students would be paging through for the coming years at the institute. The contest of Mr. & Miss. Fresher was an exciting & segment of the evening. Ms. Bhawna of BHM and Mr. Sayansh of BMC were selected as Ms. Fresher and Mr. Fresher respectively.
JIMS Lajpat Nagar, celebrated Independence Day with gust and fervor on 14 August, 2018. Students participated in various activities where they described how they would like to free from their habits and adopt a healthy lifestyle.
To welcome the fresh batches and to orient them to the environment of the college, JIMS Lajpat Nagar organized the “Orientation Day” on the 4th August in its centrally located South Delhi Campus.The Guests of honor for the occasion was our honorable Chairman Dr. Amit Gupta. With dreams and aspirations soaring high, the students turned up in huge numbers to the call of their Institute .Formally dressed and immaculately turned out, the students exuded confidence and focus required to face the challenges of life. An event such as this would indeed have been incomplete without the words of wisdom being given to them on this all important day of their lives.Our Chairman Dr. Amit Gupta who gave some pragmatic and useful advice to the fresher's. He advised the students to remain unwavering in focus because that was what was required to achieve one’s goals in life and emphasized the importance of discipline in life . He advised them that one should be able to strike a balance between fun and studies in one’s career .After Chairman Sir’s address it was Director Sir who gave a welcome address to the students, he spoke to the students about the importance of being firm and resolute in one’s convictions .He reminded them that being organized in life was as important as it was to be academically sound. Discipline and Self control were stressed as the other important areas which the students were supposed to exercise. After all the formal interaction , it was now time for the students to warm up to each over coffee and refreshments.
JIMS ,Lajpat Nagar hosted a Farewell Party for the outgoing batches of the college of April’2018 . Gracing the occasion were Prof (Maj.Gen.)M.P.Singh - Director(JIMS,Lajpat Nagar),faculties of all departments . Despite the rising mercury, the student turnover at the venue for the “Farewell Party” this year -was high. Dressed in immaculate suits, flowing dresses and elegant sarees, the students walked in all mature and grown -up, ready to shoulder the responsibilities that lay ahead. The title giving ceremony indeed highlighted the fine camaraderie that existed between the juniors and the seniors. The program that began with the hosts extending a warm welcome to the management, faculty members and students continued with seniors receiving cards, flowers and gifts from their beloved juniors. To make it all the more memorable, the students made sure that they danced together with each of their favorite seniors to the high decibel music. The end of the program saw the seniors and the juniors munching on the delectable snacks .
JIMS organized the Faculty picnic on 30th Dec' 2017. A one day picnic is organized every year for the faculty .Every faculty joins the trip which is a respite from the routine teaching and enhances a feeling of togetherness.It helps the Senior level management to mentor the faculty in an innovative manner.
The annual cultural extravaganza of "ZEST and DANDIYA 2018" was held on 20th October 2018 at Siri Fort Auditorium. The programme was given an auspicious aura with the lighting of the lamp and Ganesh Vandana followed by the events- Ad-Mad Show, JAM, solo and group instrumental competition, RJ hunt,Solo Singing, Duet Singing, Solo Instrumental, Folk Dance,Solo Dance, Duet Dance, Group Dance, Theme play and Fashion show. The participants enthralled the audience with their performances. The winners were given prizes by the Chief Guest, Dr. Amit Gupta, Chairman JIMS, and the Directors of all the Campuses of JIMS . The 'Garba Dance' at the end provided a fitting finale to the celebrations.
JIMS, Lajpat Nagar hosted the Inter Campus Presentation Competition on the 9th of October’2017. The topics for the competition were –a.) Waste management-need of the hour b.) User friendly apps changing the way we live. The six participating teams were asked to choose one from the two shortlisted topics. One could witness the high conviction levels of the participants in the passion with which they presented their views on their respective topics. The aptness of expression was complemented by skillful preparation of the slides. Graphical representation of facts and figures; relevant videos further added to the effectiveness of the speech. The competition was held on two levels: UG and PG.The first prize in the UG category went to Aayush Yadav and Viraz of Lajpat Nagar Campus and the second to Simran and Syed Mohd of Greater Noida. In the PG category the first prize winners were Lakshay Sethi and Shubji Jain. The event concluded with Prof (Maj.Gen.) M.P. Singh giving away the prizes to the winners.
Jagannath Institute of Management Sciences celebrated its Annual Convocation Ceremony on October 7,2018 at JIMS, Kalkaji, New Delhi. The Convocation Ceremony was held to award diplomas to its 2014-2017 batch of Undergraduates in Business Administration, Mass Communication, IT and Hotel Management. The event at Kalkaji auditorium began with the customary lighting of the lamp accompanied by Saraswati Vandana. This was followed by Prof.(Maj.Gen.) M.P Singh-Director,Lajpat Nagar- addressing the students . In his speech he stressed that an individual was the master of his own destiny and could achieve anything he desired with zeal and persistence. He advised the students to remain positive and focused as these were two qualities that paved the way for success in all areas of life. After the distribution of Diplomas to Graduates of all courses , it was time for Chairman –Dr.Amit Gupta to speak to the students. In his convocation address he said that if a person strove for continuous self-improvement and adapted himself quickly to the changing times and situations, then he was sure to succeed. Supporting his statement he quoted examples of brands that had failed miserably owing to their outdated and invariable strategies. Wishing the students luck , he asked the students to remain confident and goal oriented in their lives. The ceremony concluded with everyone rising for the national anthem.
The 9th Annual JIMS Distinguished leader lecture was held on the 17th Jan 2017 at Sathya Sai Auditorium, Lodhi Road, New Delhi. The lecture was delivered by Shri Alok Verma, Commissioner of Police, Delhi, on the topic "Role of Youth In Nation Building". Also present on the occasion were Dr. Amit Gupta, Chairman, Directors , faculty members and selected students of all campuses of JIMS.
The lecture that began after the ceremonial lighting of the lamp focused on the importance and inculcation of a strong set of values in the youth of the day. While urging the students to remain goal oriented in life ,Mr.Verma said that honesty and integrity were two virtues that went a long way in building the character of a nation. He elaborated on the factors that were important to be borne in mind by the youth of the nation to help develop the nation. The lecture ended with Dr.(Cdr.)Satish Seth, Director General , JIMS Kalkaji proposing the Vote of Thanks.
JIMS organized an outstation picnic on 26th Dec' 2017. Five days picnic was organized for the students to Manali. Interested students joins the trip which is a respite from the routine and enhances a feeling of togetherness.
JIMS has always been at the forefront of initiating and organizing various events relevant in providing exposure to its students in all areas ,be it Cultural events,Industrial Visits,Technical fests or more importantly CSR activities.We at JIMS believe that we in our own ways have to give back to the society and try to create a better one.We at JIMS under the leadership of Dr.Amit Gupta believe in holistic approach in the personality development of the students. Continuing with the tradition, JIMS in association with Rotary club Delhi Nirvana organised Pop Star Nite at Thyagraj Stadium , the performance of the famous singer Badshah.The program began with the facilitation of Rotary club members by our Honourable Chairman Dr.Amit Gupta and then the actual party started with great performance of Badshah and his team.It was a wonderful nite where everybody enjoyed to the fullest!
JIMS Annual Alumni Sports Meet was organized on 11th March, 2017 at Siri Fort Sports Complex, New Delhi. Alumni from all JIMS campuses participated enthusiastically in events such as Table Tennis, Badminton, Basket Ball, Volleyball and Football. In addition, various track and field events were also conducted. Trophies and Medals were presented to the winners by Directors of Kalkaji & Vasant Kunj Campuses.
JIMS Annual Sports Meet was organized on 27 Oct , 2018 at Jasola Sports Complex, New Delhi. Different batches from all JIMS campuses participated enthusiastically in events such as Table Tennis, Badminton, Cricket. In addition, various track and field events were also conducted. Trophies and Medals were presented to the winners by the Chairman JIMS, Dr. Amit Gupta. All the students of JIMS campuses cheered the students with great zeal, spirit and enthusiasm.