At the 16th graduation day of the Swami Dayananda College of Arts & Science, Manjakkudi, Tamil Nadu held on January 27th, 15 students earned a university rank distinction. The Swami Dayananda College of Arts & Science, Manjakkudi, Tamil Nadu is affiliated to the Bharathidasan University. During the 16th graduation day, 387 students became graduates with 16 of them being conferred the M.Phil degree while 18 students were awarded post graduation degrees.
Of the 15 student rank holders, 8 students had pursued the B.Com, BM (Bachelors of Commerce, Bank Management) degree, 3 were from the B.Sc (Bachelors of Science) stream, 2 students graduated with B.A. English while 2 students were M.Sc, CS (Masters in Computer Science) students.
C.Balasubramaniyan (BBA) received the gold medal for getting the 1st rank in university in Sanskrit. At the convocation held at Bharathidasan University last year, Balasubramaniyan was awarded the ‘Padmabushan Thiru N. Ramaswami Ayyar Memorial Prize-2019’ which consists of a gold medal and merit certificate. He was bestowed with the honour by the Governor of Tamil Nadu, Sri. Banwarilal Purohit.
Similarly, another rank holder, Priyanka Panwar who hails from Tiwadiya village in Madhya Pradesh participated in ‘Academics to Business,’ a bridge course in the final year of her college. This course equips graduates with professional competencies so that they are productive from day one in an organisation.
Priyanka underwent training in resume writing, quantitative aptitude, reasoning, English communication skills, soft skills, MS- Excel, group discussions and interview skills facilitated by the training and placement cell of the college.
Participation in the ‘Academics to Business’ course got the desired results. Priyanka and 13 others from the college recently got selected by City Union Bank during campus placement. The interview process consisted of descriptive, online tests and interview.