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Best Practices 2020-21

1. Title of the Practice- Capacity Building Goal

Objectives of the Practice

The prime aim and objectives of the practice is to know the students individually and to enhance theircapacity by organizing various competitions that are run under this event include Quiz Competition,Essay competition, debate competition, Seminar Competition, Group Discussion, Poster Competition etc.

The Context

Last year due to pandemic situation this event was organized through online mode.The purpose is tocreate a process of changing attitudes and behaviours-imparting knowledge and developing skills while giving opportunities for participation and knowledge exchange.

The Practice -

The main capacity building methods used are mentoring. holding academic competitions, encouraging for intercollege competitionsholding seminars etc.

Evidence of Success

- The students are showing improvements and taking interest in the practice and has developed a keenness for developing skills.

Problems Encountered and Resources Required

The Paucity of Funds is the major problem encountered to strengthen the practice.


2. Title of the Practice -Environment consciousness and Energy Conservation


Objective of the Practice

The main objective of the practice is to spread awareness around the natural environment and to motivate the students and the Staff to care for its well-being.

The Context –

Proper use of energy leading to energy conservation is the need of the hour. There are simple ways to do it and make it beneficial for the college. Conservation of energy and efficient use of itreduce pollution. By spreading awareness about the environment and its protection all can become environmental steward and participate in creating a brighter future for the coming generation.

The Practice

As a step towards this the college has Observed World Environment Day and National Science Day to make aware students for environment protection. Steps has been taken to minimize energy consumption by replacing CFL and LED bulbs in hostel. Rain water harvesting project has been implemented for creating an eco-friendly campus. Efforts are being made for proper waste management. Plantation programmes are being regularly conducted by the NSS units and the YRC. Students are encouraged to switch off all electrical appliances and lights and also not to litter mindlessly.

Evidence of success

This college is contributing to environment protection and energy conservation in its small but significant ways.

Lack of funds and man power to provide for sustainable environment upkeep is the major problem posed our way. However,support from the local bodies and the Higher Education Department has been of immense use.