2020-2021 at a Glance
The pandemic may have placed innumerable hurdles on our path, but the world found a way to move on. We, at Vidya Mandir, also overcame the hurdles and ensured that the students had a normal academic year. Despite the unusual circumstances and restrictions, the students had a semblance of normalcy, thanks to frequent interactive sessions, virtual inter-collegiate fests and our annual intra-college fest, Surabhi.
Here is 2020-21 at a glance.
Commencement of Online Classes
Keeping the pandemic situation in mind, the online classes were started as early as 15 April 2020 for the II PU students. Eventually, the fresh batch of I PU students also started receiving online lessons and since then learning continued throughout the academic year, without any impediments. LMS, a virtual learning system was introduced to facilitate the online education. This virtual platform was used to impart lessons and with the right combination of live classes and recorded video sessions, the students continued with their education.
Assignments and Examinations
The I and II PU students were evaluated periodically with regular tests, assignments and examinations. LMS was used to The II PU students were given three sets of Preparatory Examinations, of which one was held offline, in the college premises. These exams ensured that our students were consistently driven and well-prepared.
Surabhi-2020, the annual intra college fest was kick started virtually on 14 December 2020 .n sync with the changing times, Surabhi 2020 was conducted online, following all the Covid norms. Starting from the 14 of December till the 23, students were on a competing spree, coordinating and preparing for their submissions. From Shloka chanting to Fashion show, from Oratorical to Mono acting, they participated in huge numbers, proving that no pandemic could dampen their spirits. Surabhi 2020 culminated on 23 December and the day saw hectic last minute submissions and consolidation.
Every year, our students leave an indelible mark on various inter-college fests and this year was no different. They participated in all the virtual fests and brought home many awards. They won prizes in the following fests: Jain College, Solaris 2020, St Claret, Synergy 2020, MCC Esplendida 2021 and Christ College 2021.
Farewell day - June 10, 2021
The Management and staff hosted a virtual Farewell Event for the batch of 2019-2021 on June 10, 2021. The students witnessed the live streaming of the event from the safety of their own homes. This batch was unique in many ways and they were given a befitting farewell.