Activities of Department of Economics 2015 – 2016
On July 6th 2015 we have arranged a Guest Lecture for B.A students of economics on “Globalisation - Impact on Indian Economy”. The resource person is Dr. S.Subbalakshmi ,Senior Faculty , Sri Medha Institutions.
On September 22nd 2015 we have arranged a Guest Lecture for B.A students of economics on “MAKE IN INDIA”. The resource person is Dr.D. Paparao garu .
On 19th & 20th August 2015 , with a view to educate the students in various dimensions the department has organised a ‘Leadership Training Camp for college students in collaboration with M.R. Pai foundation , Mumbai
On 29th September 2015 Jointly with Forum Of Free Enterprise, Mumbai , the Department of Economics has conducted The 51st A.D. Shroff Memorial Elocution Competition .
On 9th December 2016 students of IIIBA visited KCP Cement .Macerla and Nagarjuna sagar dam. which was financially supported by UGC.
INPUT OF THE TOUR
Industry visits sensitize students to the practical challenges that organizations face in the business world. Industrial visits also give greater clarity about various management concepts for students as they can practically see how these concepts are put into action.
Visits to manufacturing firms are useful for students. to understand the nuances and realities of the shopfloor, which in itself is a rare exposure. By visiting the shop floor they get to understand the risky conditions in which workers work, the people management challenges involved in managing workers apart from getting hands-on technical knowledge.
Industrial visit has its own importance in a career of a student who is pursuing a professional degree. It is considered as a part of college curriculum.
Objectives of industrial visit
To provide students an insight regarding internal working of companies.
Theoretical knowledge is not enough for making a good professional career.
With an aim to go beyond academics, industrial visit provides student a practical perspective on the world of work.
It provides students with an opportunity to learn practically through interaction, working methods and employment practices.
It gives them exposure to current work practices as opposed to possibly theoretical knowledge being taught at college.
Industrial visits provide an excellent opportunity to interact with industries and know more about industrial environment.
Industrial visits are arranged by colleges to students with an objective of providing students functional opportunity in different sector.
Industrial visit helps to combine theoretical knowledge with industrial knowledge.
Industrial realities are opened to the students through industrial visits.
KCP AT MACHERLA AND NAGARJUNA SAGAR DAM
KCP’s Cement Business is over 60+ years with manufacturing plants in Macherla & Mukthyala in the state Andhra Pradesh with captive supply of high grade limestone and producing a combined annual capacity of 2.2 million tons of the finest quality premium grade cement in India.\
- Proven record for over 60+ years as one of the India’s oldest producer of High Grade Cement.
- Various Landmarks project in India like Nagarjuna Sagar Dam, Sri Sailam Dam and Prakasam Barrage, Godavari Railroad Bridge in Andhra Pradesh.
- Manufactured by ISO 9000 quality certified plants to National & International Quality standards
- Primarily used in building foundations structures like Columns, Beams, Slab and other concrete structures and hence popularly called Concrete Cement.
KCP Cement is sold in India in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Orissa. We also export cement to Sri Lanka, Bangladesh & Myanmar.
A Greenfield plant setup in 2011 is one of India’s most modern, highly automated, cost efficient and Eco Friendly plant with an annual capacity 1.86 m tons expandable to 3 m tons.
The plant is also enhanced with Captive Power Generation of about 20 MW (Thermal & Solar).
Grade 53 Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC) & Portland Pozzolana Cement (PPC) Shreshtaa
This plant have been delivering high-quality cement to prestigious and large infrastructural projects including leading infrastructure developers, private companies and major cement manufacturers who source our products as they stands out in strength & efficiency.
The visit generally consists of lectures about the industry, the site being visited and a
range of topics specific to learning outcomes.
1. Recognized the process units in cement industry
2. Identified input and output for the process.
3. Experienced the importance of working safety.
4. Understood the concept of cement usage, generation of electricity.
5. Understood how does the product of the power plant is interfaced to the world.
6. Various Landmarks project in India like Nagarjuna Sagar Dam, Sri Sailam Dam and Prakasam Barrage, Godavari Railroad Bridge in Andhra Pradesh are constructed by KCP.
7.National & International Quality standards maintained
The Department of economics Organised an Inter Collegiate Competitions on 22 - 1 -2016 .
Conducted ELOCUTION , ESSAY WRITING , QUIZ , POSTER MAKING AND PAPER PRESENTATIONS competitions to college students..