The Office of Corporate Affairs (OCA) of the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda is established to strengthen the university and industry relationship. OCA wishes to work towards garnering active support from industries of the State facilitating their involvement in research, training and placements of students.
Workshop was organized on Corporate Etiquettes by renowned corporate trainer Ms. Avi Sabavala for University students. Around 180 final year graduate/post graduate students representing twelve departments of nine faculties participated in the program. (2015)
As part of the series, second workshop was conducted at Deep Auditorium, P.G. Building, Faculty of Commerce, The M.S.University, Vadodara. The Resource Person for the session was Mr. Dharmesh Patel, Sr. Manager L & D Department E-Tech, Baroda. Around 60 students attended the program. (2016)
Third workshop was conducted in collaboration with the Department of Extension and Communication, Faculty of Family and Community Sciences, The M.S. University, Vadodara. The Resource Person for the session was Ms. Hiral Matalia, a professional Corporate Grooming Trainer of MPOWER Training Solution. Around 120 students were benefitted from the program. (2016)
Session on Transitioning from Campus to Workplace was organized in collaboration with the Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Technology.The session was organised for the final year students of the Department with Mr. Anil Belani, Manager, Civil & Structural, L & T Chiyoda Ltd as a resource person. (2015)
Workshop on Food Safety Awareness to food service staff of MSU was jointly organized by OCA and Faculty of Family and Community Sciences and Indian Dietetic Association of India (Vadodara Club). The objective of the workshop was to create awareness regarding food safety amongst food service providers of hostel mess and canteens at MSU as well as private Industrial Canteens. The workshop was attended by 100 Participants.
The main Objective behind this visit was to make the students understand the practical implementations of the theoretical aspects which they study in their curriculum.
Participation at Gala Industry Academia Meet-2015
OCA had participated in Gala Industry Academia Meet-2015 which was organized by Charotar University of Science and Technology (Charusat).During this Gala Meet, OCA was able to have an interface with around 25 Industries, Nationally.
With an aim of creating synergies between the academia and the corporate world and to strengthen university-Industry interface, rapid appraisal was conducted to know the expectations of industries from the university as well as universitys expectations from the industries.
As part of Rapid Appraisal, OCA was able to reach to following Stakeholders:02 Multinational Companies
OCA hosted Piramal Foundation (Gandhi Fellowship Program) and held a Pre-Placement talk at Faculty of Social Work, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Family & Community Sciences & Faculty of Journalism & Communication with the support of Institute of Leadership and Governance. (2015,2016)
Students were oriented about the Full-time residential, two year, leadership program organised by Kaivalya Education Foundation.
As part of Vibrant Gujarat Summit, 2015 Gandhinagar, OCA was represented at International Exhibition. As an outcome of the visit, more than 50 Industries (Mainly large scale) were invited for orientation to our University.
Initiated to prepare OCAs own Industrial directory with their contact details
Prepared a list of Universities of Gujarat having corporate relation cell and their activities
Presentation about OCA at Aaditya (bi-annual Alumni meet of MHRM, Faculty of Social Work); Invited alumni working in different corporate sectors to support and strengthen OCA
Activities of OCA was also presented at NEEV 2016, Bi-annual Alumni meet of MSW, Faculty of Social Work.
Presentation of OCA to the students and teachers of University of South Carolina under the Student Exchange Program for which they had visited our University
OCA was a part of a business meeting in honor of visit of President of the Republic of MOZAMBIQUE and the accompanying Ministers of High Powered Officials Business Delegation
Awareness session on Enhancing Competitiveness in Manufacturing Industries and Cluster Approach was organized by CII which was supported by OCA. Around 50 students of Faculty of Engineering and Technology had participated in the event.
Organized lecture in collaboration with Department of Matallurgical and Material Engineering, Faculty of Technology and Engineering by Mr. Yogeshchandra S Trivedi , Executive Vice President L&T LTD who were selected as the AICTE-INAE Distinguished Visiting Professor. Around 80 students and faculty members participated in the program.
In the Student Internship Program, The students from various faculties of our university were placed at OCA, total 21 students were placed as interns. They were given Assignment related to the upcoming CEO Conclave, moreover they had also participated in workshop on corporate grooming.
OCA organized Business Simulation Game competition conducted by All India Management Association on 19th-20th September 2016 with support from the Faculty of Social Work and the Faculty of Management Studies. The event was in partnership with Baroda Management Association (BMA).
Student Management Games – 2016
Industrial Visit at GACL
Workshop on Corporate Etiquettes by renowned corporate trainer Ms. Avi Sabavala
Placement drive at the Faculty of Arts
by E-Tech Solutions
Office of Corporate Affairs was a part of business meeting in honour of the visit of the President of the Republic of MOZAMBIQUE
Workshop on Corporate Grooming at the Faculty of Family and Community Sciences, The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda by Ms. Hiral Matalia, a professional Corporate Grooming Trainer of MPOWER Training Solution.
OCA at the
Vibrant Gujarat Summit – 2015
Faculty of Technology and Engineering representing OCA
at CII Engineering and Construction Summit 2015
Workshop on Corporate Grooming at the Faculty of Commerce(BBA), The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda by Mr. Dharmesh Patel, Sr. Manager, L & D Department E-Tech, Baroda.
Prof. Parimal H. Vyas
Dr. Neerja Jaiswal
Officer on Special Duty(Registrar)
Prof. (Dr.) Bhavna Mehta
Office of Corporate Affairs