When entering into the portals of Kristu Jayanti College for the very first time, the expectations that rose in the mind were too many to count. Till date all the expectations have been exceeded by a margin greater than expected. From the faculty members to friends, Kristu Jayanti has been an enriching and humble experience..
Bricks neatly piled on one another. Walls and buildings towering over a thousand morning faces, to tutor the ways and means of the world. Its flaws and how to tend to these shortcomings, a new chapter that’s yet to begin. An array of happy colors, the wind carrying the smell of sizzling hot lunch made in the booths without and professors..
|Aparna B Dilip II SEM BA JPENG -B|
It was on 13th June 2018, when I entered into the premises of this college. Extremely worried, extremely hurried! That was the day when I was supposed to attend my counselling interview. Wandering in the chaos of life and future, lost in the depth of my thoughts, I wondered,..
|Arpita Sinha II SEM BA JPCS|
Kristu Jayanti School of Economics is one of the youngest to have a Class Economics programme.The innovative MA in Economics program started in 2015 by the Kristu Jayanti School of Economics is a two-year full-time program with Electives in Economics..
The Department of Management was established in the year 2001, aspires to impart education to the students and equip them with the knowledge, skills and attitude that’s required in the business world. It aims to provide solid foundation in wide range of business aspects such as Accounting, Finance, Human Resource, Marketing..
The Department of History was established in the year 1999 with the objective of cultivating historical learning, critical thinking and research ability of the students. The department activities enable students to learn from the past and apply to the present for the future growth and prosperity of the individual, society and nation..
In the year 2002, at the undergraduate level Journalism was introduced as a part of triple major programme and in the year 2015 the postgraduate course in Journalism and Mass Communication (JMC) was started. The syllabus has been structured to suit the dynamic..
The department boasts of a team of highly-efficient and expert teaching faculty involved in teaching and research. There is a breadth of research expertise among the faculty members, with each of them specializing in different thrust areas..
Commenced in 1999, the Deanery of life Science envisions imparting high eminence skills in software Development to excel in IT Industry and to train the students to develop the soft skills with global standards and enhance their knowledge in Information Technology..
A graduate program for prospective students with a bachelor's degree in a related field who are interested in enhancing their qualifications in Economics, a Master of Economics can lead to a rewarding career. Master of Economics degree holders go on to find jobs in business, finance, academia, consulting and more. Kristu Jayanti College offers Master of Economics..
In keeping with the traditions of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate which runs this institution and the needs of the time, the College aims at the integral formation of its students helping them to become men and women for and with others: through striving for excellence in learning, creative and practical thinking and co-operative leadership, with a stress on both academic..
Kristu Jayanti College started the Biotechnology programme during 2002. The department has all the facilities and infrastructure to cater to the needs of students while imparting necessary practical skills in addition to theoretical knowledge. The Programme aims at providing up-to-date knowledge, skills and core facilities in this field. The department has well equipped and spacious laboratories..
The department of Microbiology was established in the year 2004. The department is housed in the UG block with a spacious laboratory equipped with all necessary instruments and devices with the backup power facility. The scheme and the curriculum are based on credit based semester system which includes a comprehensive and real time topics. Students in the department are provided with work stations..
College life is so much fun when you are surrounded by lush green and clean campus, whether its to hanging out with friends, listern to music, working in groups and even to play your favorite games. And remember you might have made your best friends at these points. In Kristu Jayanti College there are many corners..
| Meena Reghu
II MA JMC
You’re overwhelmed at college. You have a lot of projects piling up at home, and your calendar is packed with overdue tasks. To accomplish all your tasks, you skip lunch, stop going to the gym, stop playing your favourite sport and forget about your social life entirely. When we’re stressed, self-care is usually..
| Rinsochan Chalamvah
Kristu Jayanti College Choir in association with LCA organized an enthralling Christmas show Once upon a Tune – Joy to the World for the Jayantians on 19 December, 2018 at SKE Auditorium. The stage was set up with bright lights, stars and snowflakes hanging about, a snowman chilling on one side..
| Reshma Rockie
Taking a drive through the rural realms of Karnataka, the place named Malur, one can see people carefully picking out weeds off their fields, the scare crows guarding the fields through the day, there are cloths drying over hay sacks, alone with their land and grateful for their produce. There are brick factories, surrounded..
| Amala Justy
II MA JMC
The college days would undoubtedly have the sweetness and love of a true friend; a friend who would have enlightened our lives with his or her presence. But stepping into the busy world after graduating would certainly reduce the chances to maintain such relations. And this would gradually make us feel to go back to the college..
| Olevia K Sunny
II MA JMC
Today’s assignment was to write something exciting about the college. Is that not easy? Oh, yes it definitely is, but then came the catch. “No writing about the students, infrastructure or the teaching fraternity”, said Dr. Juby Thomas, the teacher in charge, and then the mind questioned,..
| Divya K.S
II MA JMC
Medicinal plants have been used virtually in all cultures as a source of medicine. Assurances of the safety, quality, and efficacy of medicinal plants and herbal products have now become the key points in the industrialized and developing countries. The widespread use of herbal remedies and healthcare produces are mentioned and described in the Vedas..
Life offers rejections on a regular basis; but there’s a thing which rarely disappoints us, it’s of course FOOD. The students of BA and B.Com in association with the Department of Tourism had organized Yaan; a food festival; for treating the taste buds with many delicacies; catered across the country. It was positioned in the main auditorium..
| Ravisha Issar
II MA JMC
Kristu Jayanti College is a unique place with people from diverse cultures. Over a period of time, our college has shown that it’s like a rainbow; where different people, from different cultural backgrounds dress up in their traditional outfits and add colors to the Ethnic day. Yes! The ethnic day celebration in Kristu Jayanti College was a day to remember..
| Besty Joy
II MA JMC
As I walk in and outside the college main gate, I happened to meet this blind man. I would love to call this man an open book that teaches several lessons to all the Jayantians. He has been selling different kinds of pens to the students of Kristu Jayanti College for several years. It reminds me of a new research, which has been found..
| Subramani S
III MA JMC
As I stand by the window of our class, looking at the beauty of each droplet falling from the sky, I realized that the class where I am standing doesn’t really belong to me or to any of my classmates. It belongs to the vibrant and amazing fourteen people who were called our seniors of Journalism department.It feels like just yesterday; we all were singing, dancing and enjoying..
| Raveesha Issar
III MA JMC
Safety is definitely not a concern or to be worried about when one is in Kristu Jayanti College; as each moment here is ensured with safety. From the moment you reach college, until you step out of the premises; you can be sure that you are safe. The security personals at the college gate are the front face of the secured world that you are entering in to. Each one entering..
| Olevia K Sunny
II MA JMC
A cup of caramelized coffee beautified with a dash of sprinkles and chocolaty aroma accompanied with hot grilled sandwich! What else could a student need on a rainy day? After a hectic schedule and fun filled hours one needs some quality time with their cup of coffee or tea and if you’re stuck amidst rain worry not, sit back at the canteen of Kristu Jayanti College..
| Ravisha Issar
II MA JMC
In this era of globalization and technological advancement, skill building is an important tool to increase the efficacy and quality of labor for improved productivity and economic growth. Skill building is a powerful instrument to empower individuals and improve their social acceptance. Kristu Jayanti College is not only an institution which has academic quality but also has a center for life skills which helps in personality..
In a technology-driven era, we usually tend to ignore ourselves and our health. Accepting college as our second home, we spend our most of the quality time in the campus then why not include health in it too? Several studies conducted on student’s life in college states that continuous sitting for longer durations and being exposed to screens the entire time..
| Raveesha Issar
II year MA JMC
Sometimes, in life, we forget the most important phrase which can spread joy, happiness and a feeling of gratitude, and that phrase is “thank you”. But the phrase these days is used only as a formality. The thought of being thankless these days, kept me haunting. It continued disturbing me; then, I decided to take a collective opinion. The journey started, with a simple question, ‘Who did you thank today?’. The first person that I asked the question to..
Most colleges do not offer the opportunity to learn life skills. However, at Kristu Jayanti College during the first week, we freshman underwent training in life skills. We learnt a total of ten life skills which included self-awareness, empathy, creative thinking, critical thinking, problem solving, Decision making, coping with emotions and with stress, effective communication and interpersonal skills..
| Ashton Muller
Life of a college freshman is both exciting and nerve-racking for students like me, who are straight out of school. It’s a complete change in our lives. We feel like we are in an unknown land; we are neither treated as children nor as adults. The daunting thought that runs through the minds of a freshman is what kind of friends we will find? And, whether or not we will fit in? Also we wonder about the nature of our teachers..
| Upama Upadhyaya
I Semester BA JPEng
I have heard people say that you can plan your life as much as you wish, but life has a way of surprising you with unexpected things that will make you happier than you originally had planned. All my life, I aspired to become a physician. As a kid, I was so fascinated by the white coat adorned with stethoscope that every such appearance seemed angelic to my eyes, and I wanted to look like one..
| Teringwar Jangvei Lamkang
How often do you hear a child say that he or she wants to study in the best college in the city? I’m pretty sure it’s very often. I was one of them. I wanted to study in one of the best colleges in the city and I am lucky; I got a chance to do so. In the recently concluded Best Colleges Survey 2018 conducted by India Today, Kristu Jayanti College received the top ranks for its various courses at both city and national level..
II BA JPCS
Every student looks forward to summer vacation each year, but soon gets bored with all the free time. Here are some ways to keep you occupied during this vacation. Reading is a way to escape the reality of the world and enter into another realm. Choose a book to read and aim to complete it by the end of your holidays. It is important for a college student to build portfolio. To do so, interning plays a major role..
| Sana Miriam Joseph
II SEM BA JPCS
Brian Herbert, a famous American author had rightly said “the capacity to learn is a gift, the ability to learn is a skill; and the willingness to learn is a choice”. This was true for the MA students of Journalism and Mass Communication. As we were fortunate enough to learn and teach on February 27, 2018 at Byalahalli, Kolar district, Karnataka. It was a rural exposure camp that had 22 media students along with a faculty member..
| Sharlet Peter
II MA, JMC
One of the things that caught my attention while considering Kristu Jayanti College (Autonomous) to pursue my PG programme was its successful placement history over the years.Its systematic placement drives and orientations conducted, persuaded me to join the Centre for Employability and Corporate Relations (CECR) as one of the placement coordinators from my department..
| Prathima T
M.Com Batch 2016-2018
The great visionary Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam once said, “Dream are not that what you see while sleeping. They are the things that do not let you sleep.” I too have a dream. I am all set to start dreaming of being a well renowned person, probably 10 years down the lane. But what provoked me to dream big? Well, It was my MBA course at the esteemed Kristu Jayanti College (Autonomous)..
| Joice Kannanmannil Joseph
MBA, School of Management
Five years! It’s a long time to spend anywhere – and it most certainly is a long time to spend in a college. But that’s exactly what I did. And, as I stare at the finish line of what has been an unbelievable journey as a Jayantian, I can safely say, that I have no regrets. Having finished both my BA and MA in Journalism and Mass Communication from Kristu Jayanti College, one could call me a certified product of the Department..
| Anurag Thompson
II MA, JMC
It is the season of farewell at Kristu Jayanti College. It is the season of goodbyes. It is that one last time to have good fun together as a class. The college walls reverberated with sounds of laughter, joy and a little bit of sorrow during the farewell season. We were lucky enough to witness our wonderful seniors clad in beautiful sarees and groomed suits, pose in horizontal lines for the last group photograph with their teachers who taught..
| Divya K.S
I MA, JMC
For a shopper, the string of lemon, charcoal and chillies, hanging in front of the shops may not make any sense. But, for a shopkeeper who runs the business, that string and what it does is a big deal. I was curious about this practice and so during one of my reporting assignments I stepped out of KJC to find out. I spoke to a shopkeeper J.K Myladi, the owner of a shop in Kothanur..
| Anand Prince
II MA, JMC
We all have witnessed at least one particular semester during our college days where seminars and conferences may seem way too informative sometimes. Call it weird, or maybe it’s the change of the atmosphere, or is it the tone of delivery? Seminars and lectures about thought provoking topics have always been my genre. Because such occasions are instances..
| Varsha Baiju
IV Sem BA JPEng A
Of all the numerous art forms, plays can be considered as a live form of art. It is precisely because of this reason that plays can have a great impact on its audience. Recently I got a wonderful opportunity to watch a play which was enacted by our very own Jayantians at SKE Auditorium. It is the16th-Century play; titled The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare was beautifully enacted by the students of the Erudite Club..
| Adiba ,
II Sem JPCs
Food does not just sustainlife; it is one substance that gives life a meaning. If you are in doubt, think about the sliced egg puff that we all have carelessly munched during our school days. Feeling nostalgic?Well, that explains it. An egg puff can be considered as an allegory to life. To enjoy the essence of it, one has to go through the layers of hardships and obstructions.Similarly in an egg puff..
| Ajith M S, IV MA
Conferences and guest lectures are a regular part of college life. I for one, have always looked forward to them; simply because I thoroughly enjoy listening to the incredible chief guests that we so often have. I have rarely been let down by their speeches that have provoked me toward a better thinking. Yet, despite my already..
| Nisha Rebecca Eapen
IV sem BA JPCS
In one of the film studies classes, while teaching us how to read a film, our teacher mentioneda program called ‘Malgudi Days’, a TV series which was directed by Shankar Nag. Till then I had only heard about R. K. Narayan’s world of Malgudi. A TV series based on it was unknown to me and when I heard about it, it created a sense..
| GouriPriya M.S
I MA English Literature
My mom and I are truly the impressions of each other. During my childhood I used to think of her as someone who imitates me, but later, I realized that this was not learned, but rather something that was acquired through bloodline. Among the traits that were passed, the one thing that we had very much in common was the fact that we both were the buyers..
| Ajith M S
IV SEM MA JMC
Have you ever heard of deep web? Now this is something not all know, but a lot of people do know, and if you do know enough about it, and how to use it then you can gain access to a lot of Legal and illegal things For example a teen was recently in the news for trying to kill his father using explosives that he had illegally ordered via the deep web. Lucky for his father, the NCA (National Crime Agency) had learnt..
| Alan Kurian
I BA JPCs
The term Millennial is used to refer to people who are born from 1980s to late 2000. They are often characterized by their proximity to technology, communication and media. In simple terms, their life is imbibed in technology and purely dependent on it. They can also be regarded as a generation with the highest risk of suicide, depression, and issues related to self-esteem. Ever wondered why they fall prey to such mental health issues?..
| Jewel Treesa Jomy
VI SEM JPEng
We all know what depression is, and some of us could have been a prey to it at some point of time in our life. There are nearly 10 million cases of depression a year in India alone. I would like to share a story which actually prevented me from slipping into depression. There was this time in my life when I used to get pretty sad about small issues easily. I never used to open up about my problems. When the going got pretty tough, there was this friend;..
I was scrolling through Facebook just recently, and I saw a number of posts that had the tag “Me Too” in bold. Not knowing what it meant, I googled it, and I was surprised to know that it meant these people are the victims of sexual abuse and harassment. Though this movement had led people to talk about the nightmares they had experienced,..
| Sana Miriam Joseph
II SEM BA JPCS
Karnataka is a state in southwest India with Arabian Sea coastlines. The capital, Bengaluru (formerly Bangalore), is a high-tech hub known for its shopping and nightlife. To the southwest, Mysore is home to lavish temples including Mysore Palace, former seat of the region’s maharajas. Hampi, once the medieval Vijayanagara empire’s capital, contains ruins of Hindu temples, elephant stables and a stone chariot. Karnataka's pre-history goes back to a paleolithic hand-axe culture evidenced by..
Childhood is a time of innocence, a time of wonder, and no amount of fame and money can make up for the loss of a childhood. It has lost its meaning in this age. It has been discarded, manipulated and molded into some forms that do not even have the essence of being a “child” anymore. Gone are those days when children used to play in the mud, outside with friends, and with the real toys rather than the virtual ones..
|Eleanor Mikkimchi A Sangma VI Sem JPCS|
We all have sat in a classroom. Most of the times it is a four walled room, decorated with vibrant colored charts with pictures, explanation and memories, or even an open ground under the blue sky surrounded by green trees. I have studied in almost eight different schools; in different places, with students from various backgrounds. For me, a classroom is not just calculated by the way it is built, but by the people who build it..
| Divya K.S
I MA, MCJ
There was a time when books were the only source of information for people. We were devoid of any technology or e-gadgets that brought information to our fingertips. If we had to know about anything new, we had to rely on a book or a newspaper. Libraries and reading societies were manifold. Books were as popular as movies. People looked up to a library as the chest of immeasurable, valuable source of knowledge..
| GOURI PRIYA M S
1ST MA English Literature
Well, personally for me, our college canteen is an all-time favorite spot where I hang out with friends. It certainly is not known for its extravagant decor or ambience. It’s just like any other typical college canteen; a simple hangout spot which has never failed to add different flavors to my life. It is an ideal place for time-pass sessions which are filled with vivid conversations and often something to learn from I consider..
|Olevia K Sunny|
To experience the butter and gutter of street photography, Bengaluru may not be the best place! But surely, this city is no little in giving photographic wonders that a street photographer would expect on his lens. As a student of mass communication, Kristu Jayanti College, we are always on the lookout for something unique during our field assignment hours, more formally known as the beat reporting hours..
It was just another day at college. The Post Graduate Block at Kristu Jayanti College was its usual self- quiet and everyone was busy at work. Students were in the classrooms either their fingertips writing with the greatest pace or scrolling down their laptop screens. But the usual day had a visitor who made the day exciting: the rain. Students were eagerly looking out as the clock ticked by, and the bell rang. It was lunch break and it was a perfect time..
If you were to ask any of the Jayantians about good times in college, I am certain they would talk about the amazing time they had when they bunked classes to watch a movie or just hang out in the cafeteria to avoid a boring lecture, and when asked about their favourite hangout place they start naming all these unique place names that can only be found in and around KJC such as the cafeteria, near ATM..
| Smriti C
III Sem BA JP Eng (B)
A film club in an educational institution is a must these days. Such clubs shape our understanding of films and their appreciation as well. It also helps us sustain the film viewing culture. So when the famed director, Christopher Nolan’s recent film, ‘Dunkirk’ was released, I made a beeline to the multiplex. Thanks to the lessons that I learnt from Kristu Jayanti College..
| Ajith M.S
II MA, MCJ
I always thought of MUN as a boring affair. This year I had the opportunity of taking part in Model United Nations, or simply known as MUN. And let me tell you something. I highly underestimated how much fun it was going to be. When I first gave my name for MUN, I had no idea what it was or how it was going to be. I was basically clueless, and gave my name for the sake of trying something new. And what followed later, were a series of orientations and meetings, which gave us an idea as to how..
|Hannah Jessica Dawson|
The diversity of the cuisine available is reflective of the social and economic diversity of Bangalore. Roadside vendors, tea stalls, South Indian, North Indian, Muslim food, Chinese and Western fast food are all very popular in the city. Udupi restaurants, are very popular and serve predominantly vegetarian cuisine. The Chinese food and the Thai food served in most of the restaurants are customized to cater to the tastes of the Indian population. Bangalore can also be called a foodie’s..
Have you encountered those really lazy days when your brain just refuses to cooperate when you set foot in college? Well, I have, and I remember those odd days of walking around the corridors of Kristu Jayanti College (KJC) sluggishly, and snoozing off even during first hour lectures. No amount of sleep seemed to cure my woes of exhaustion..
| Varsha Baiju
III BA JPEng.
“Life is not easy.” Haven’t we heard this statement frequently from people around us? Nobody can deny this fundamental truth of life. But there is something that can help us lead our lives in a better way. Wondering what it is? Just believe in yourself. I am sure all you Jayantians must have faced obstacles in your life; be it at home or even in our Kristu Jayanti College (KJC) itself, but it is often believed that every problem has a solution which rescues us from difficulties..
A few days ago I attended a workshop on scriptwriting and advertising in my College – Kristu Jayanti College (KJC). The resource person of the workshop mentioned something that got me thinking. The expert mentioned that the present younger generation had altogether stopped reading books, and were keener to learn through visuals in the form of videos or films. I have always been an avid..
“Do not just maintain the leadership role inside the campus, but take it outside as the young leaders are the future,” said Sri. Chris Pohl, CEO, Ammirato food Pvt. Ltd, Chief Guest during the investiture ceremony held on July 12, 2017 at Kristu Jayanti College. He spoke about the responsibility being put forth as the mission of leadership. He also appreciated the college for acknowledging the importance..
|Varsha & Merlyn|
Kalajyothi’, the intra-collegiate cultural and arts festival of Kristu Jayanti College was inaugurated on July 11, 2017. The multidisciplinary event organized by the Literary and Cultural Association involving various gospel and secular programs is scheduled to begin on July 17 and concludes on the July 22 of this month. Fr Augustine George, Vice Principal, addressed the gathering and declared..
I had just finished my bachelor’s degree from Kristu Jayanti. It seemed as though a world of opportunities awaited, along with difficult decisions on courses. ‘’Do I get a job? or do I pursue a Post Graduation degree? Would a one-year break be a feasible option?” These were the dilemmas that constantly plagued my brain as I attempted to take a few..
| Anurag Thomson K
II MA JMC
There are no arguments to the fact that College days are best in one’s life. It is the time when we are molded into the concept of a perfect human being who will be soon confronting the challenges of the so called adult life. It is basically the time when we will come out breaking our eggshells all ready to explore and experience our new world. It is then that we realize that life is not as easy..
Being a student in Kristu Jayanti college, I am one of the rare ones who got to use a facility given by the college named the incubation center. The reason I say “rare” is because there are only a handful of students who use it. This is one peculiar aspect of the college; the college provides plenty of opportunities for us students but only the ones who are set to achieve something..
Bengaluru (also called Bangalore) is the capital of India’s southern state Karnataka. The center of India’s high-tech industry, the city is also known for its parks and nightlife. By Cubbon Park, Vidhana Soudha is a Neo-Dravidian legislative building. Former royal residences include 19th-century Bangalore Palace, modeled after England’s Windsor Castle, and Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace, an 18th-century teak structure..
Mysore, officially renamed as Mysuru, is the second most populous and the third largest city in the state of Karnataka, India. Located in the foothills of the Chamundi Hills about 146 km (91 mi) southwest of the state capital Bangalore, it is spread across an area of 128.42 km2 (50 sq mi). According to the provisional results of the 2011 national census of India, the population is 887,446..