IMA offers Scholarship to Girish
Business Student of CGC Landran grabs IMA Scholarship for Globally Accepted Management Accountant Program
Girish Gupta, a Business Administration student at Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Landran has been awarded a Scholarship from IMA (Institute of Management Accountants) which is the only global organisation to offer worldwide acknowledged CMA (Certified Management Accountant) Program. The final year student of BBA has become an academic IMA member and will be pursuing CMA Program at no cost. Girish is amongst 4,000 students across the globe who has received the CMA scholarship by IMA, a worldwide association of accountants and financial professionals in business spread across 140 countries.
The Scholarship will cover webinars, access to business journals, research oriented publications, tools to plan & advance career and a chance to become part of a regional chapter. It will entitle him to join a network of likeminded peers, diverse talent, and supportive colleagues active in all areas of the profession to share knowledge, access career opportunities, and make business contacts. The exams for the CSA program are conducted in 2 parts covering 11 competencies. It takes around 12-18 months to complete both parts but up to 3 years are allowed to complete them.
According to IMA’s Global Salary Survey- 2019, CMAs between the ages of 20-29 can earn 70% more in total compensation than non-CMAs globally.
While expressing his delight, Girish said, “This scholarship will fetch me a great deal of practical knowledge as I will have a platform to connect and be a part of 100,000+ member network and stay relevant and up-to-date in the management and accounting field”. I am delighted to join this diverse network of professional and student members across the world, he added.
Achievements are high-pitched at CGC Landran
World’s first 3 wheeler hybrid car, ambulance drone, physical virtual trainer, border security device and a battery rental system has been developed by 5 teams comprising of 20 engineering students from Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Landran while participating in Inno-tech 2019, An innovative Program organised by Pushpa Gujral Science City, Kapurthala in collaboration with National Council of Science Museums, Government of India. Students from CGC Landran claimed 4 Gold and 1 Bronze under the themes Automobiles, Software, Mechatronics and Miscellaneous.
Youngster serving Counterparts!
A platform which helps students to find team-mates & also get all the associated benefits that are required to take their careers from zero to zenith have been developed by Engineering students of CGC Landran, Suyash Saurabh Singh& Vibhor Bhatnagar. They are leading a team of 200 interns, and have already reached out to 3100 youngsters across the country to get crowdfunding promise of over 21 lakh INR. We wish them all the luck for their future Projects.
Numero Uno Spot at the Times Innovation Challenge!
Engineering Students of CGC Landran have claimed the winning Trophy among 1000 other ideas which were submid to the ‘Times Innovation Challenge’. They have addressed the menace of polluted water bodies which lead to serious health consequences. The cost effective and compact visualization of Mechanical 3rd year students of CGC Landran led to the discovery of unmanned river cleaning machine. We congratulate Naman Goyal, Mohammad Jafar, Mohit Kumar Mishra and Mrityunjaya Vashishtha for their Socially significant innovation.
CGC’s Prajwal bags the bronze medal in North India Sr. & Jr. Men & Women Power-lifting Championship
Prajwal Mahajan pursuing Mechanical Engineering (5th Semester), from Chandigarh Group of Colleges (CGC) Landran has brought laurels to the institution by bagging the bronze medal in North India Sr. & Jr. Men & Women Power-lifting Championship. Competing in the 105 kg category, Prajwal exhibited his physical prowess by lifting weights in Squats (235 kg), Bench Press (135 kg) and Dead Lifts (Maximum 275 kg), to claim the bronze. He also has a Silver Medal under his belt in the IKGPTU Inter-College Powerlifting competition organised at CGC Landran. The CGCian is training for the upcoming Chandigarh Senior State Championship followed by the National level All India University Powerlifting, scheduled to be organised in Kerala, in the Month of January.
CGCians make their presence felt at NASA Space Apps Challenge 2018
Team Data Analyst comprising five CGC students from CSE, 5th Semester, Vishal Rathi, Shubham Yadav, Himanshu Jagga, Jayant Pandey, Teli Suresh were 2nd Runners Up in the NASA Space Apps Challenge 2018 held at Chandigarh University, Gharuan. Pitted against 40+ teams from across the country, students won accolades for creating an innovative project christened ‘Spot That Fire’ which would be useful to predict, detect and prevent and control wildfires. The unique contraption uses Python as programming language, Jupyter notebook as a platform and utilizes futuristic sensors to detect and contain wildfires in a timely fashion.
Anshul Issar from CGC Landran wins Nationwide AWS Educate Challenge
Making CGC proud, Anshul Issar, 4th year CSE student from CGC Landran has won the all India level AWS Educate Challenge 2018. He was felicitated by Dr. Anil Sahasrabudhe, Chairman AICTE during an event at New Delhi. Anshul is among the top three winners of this challenge organised by Amazon Web Services (AWS) Educate open to participation for students pan India. Also present on the occasion were Andrew Ko, Global Managing Director (Education), AWS Public Sector, Teresa Carlson, Vice President (Worldwide Public Sector) AWS and others. The challenge comprised a six to eight-week competition that required participants to form teams, have an ideation phase followed creating their prototypes leveraging the AWS Educate content and cloud credits. The contest had two categories; one that required participants to generate solutions using Alexa Skills and the other, using AWS services.