With Our Motto ‘Knowledge alone liberates ‘ we are committed to empowering youth in making a difference in their lives. World Youth Skills Day – a day to remember and celebrate our motto.
Admissions are a stressful time for parents and students. Student Volunteers from S K Somaiya College of Arts, Science and Commerce set up a Help Desk admissions assistance needed for all courses. Students who have gone through the process themselves, understand well the questions and the fears behind it.
Somaiya Vidyavihar, with its commitment to the environment and as an academic institution, take our role in building capacity in environmental education seriously.
On World Environment Day, we share some of the courses by our various institutes. We are proud of the initiatives and integrated approach in environmental education by each of our institutes.
Meditation can be also incorporated in our day to day life. It is like moving from closed eyes to open eyes meditation. These are called as “Meditative Moments”.
The Somaiya School is proud that we have scored 100% results. Our students have performed exceeding well and came out with flying colours at the CBSE results exams.
In conversation with our school topper Debanjan Bhattacharjee, who has topped the school by scoring 98.6% and attained 493/500 marks in his exams
At the Somaiya Center for Experiential Learning we design immersive learning experiences in the areas of Heritage Conservation and Environmental Sustainability that enables participants to be curious, creative, think critically and feel empowered to participate in issues that affect the community and the world around them.
. Theatre, when embedded in the educational process, can lead to the holistic development of learners viz_ the social, cultural, emotional and spiritual dimensions of the learners.
We at K. J. Somaiya Comprehensive College of Education, Training & Research emphasize theatre training in our Teacher Education program through a course, ‘Drama, Art & Aesthetics in Education.
For the occasion of World Poetry Day we invited faculty and students of Somaiya Vidyavihar to share poems written by them. Here are some of the poems.
Using forests as a resource for educating the youth provides a direct personal experience which engages and connects the head, heart and mind. Somaiya Centre for Experiential Learning’s overall vision is to create hands-on experiences that provide practical knowledge and skills to help students in their future careers and at the same time also instil in them qualities to be mindful citizens.
From student to Principal – Dr Sudha Vyas, Principal K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce reminisces about her journey at Somaiya Vidyavihar.
Praveen Shaikh, Principal Somaiya School, beaming with pride says “ Taekwondo or indeed any martial art, teaches children self-defence, discipline, concentration and discipline. They learn to respect others. Students get physically fit and energised, and the best part is they learn all this while having fun.”
Understanding the importance of education in the development of the individual, the family, the country and the world, the key goal of Somaiya Vidyavihar Education Trust has been building institutions that enable the means to realize it. We believe that be it in urban or rural areas of the country access to education must be matched by the quality of education
Somaiya Vidyavihar student saves 20 lives !
Saurabh Lanke, a 19-year-old student emerged a hero in the fire that broke out in a residential high-rise in Mumbai. He helped rescue more than 20 people who were stuck on the top floors of Sargam Society at Chembur, many of whom were senior citizens.
Saurabh Lanke was felicitated by Higher Education Minister Shri Vinod Tawde for his exemplary show of courage.
He and his proud parents narrate the sequence of events of the blaze.
Sharvari Parulekar, a student of K J Somaiya Science and Commerce, represented Maharashtra at the 34th National Junior Athletics Championship. She bagged a silver medal with a jump of 11.99 meters in the Triple Jump event.
To manage the pilgrims attending the Kumbh Mela means, putting up a pop-up city with roads, bridges, tents, as well as temporary clinics, hospitals, social centers. The Kumbh Mela is a massive human undertaking involving the government at all levels, civil society and religious organisations.
There is a lot to learn from every aspect of studies- sociology, environment, logistics, management, branding, IT and many other fields of study.
K J Somaiya College of Engineering hosted the Wheelchair Cricket India and Para Wheelchair Cricket Association Maharashtra for an exhibition match as part of the inaguration of its annual sports event ‘ Skream’. This was the sixth year of the college’s national level annual sports festival ‘ Skream’. K J Somaiya College of Engineering hosted students from over 200 institutes at the Somaiya Vidyavihar, Mumbai Campus.
Each year students of K J Somaiya College of Engineering work closely with faculty mentors on projects that explore innovations in engineering for applications in automobiles to medicine. These projects introduce students to the application of engineering theories, build analytic skills and help students find their own future path.Three students from K J Somaiya College of Engineering, Chirag Shah (Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering); Abhishek Rai (Mechanical Engineering): Ninad Gund (Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering) and Shreyas Seshadri (Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering) are currently collaborating to develop Robo- Rehab, a smart rehabilitation device to be used in physiotherapy.