July 30, 2020

The Orientation Program for the First Year Degree was organised on YouTube Live Stream by The Students’ Council of H.R. College. The programme began with a classical dance performance by SY BMS student, Ishika Goplani, welcoming everyone. It was followed by a welcome address by in-charge Principal, Dr. Pooja Ramchandani. She encouraged students to seek the new platform provided by H.R. College for holistic development. The H.R. Video was played to give a glimpse of all the extracurricular activities carried out in the academic year 2019-20.

A special address was given by the President of HSNC Board, Mr. Kishu Mansukhani, who congratulated the students who cleared the HSC Board exams. He asked them to explore the choices provided at H.R. College and make an informed decision.

The Provost of HSNC University, Dr. Niranjan Hiranandan talked about the unprecedented opportunities that are given at H.R. College, making it one of the best colleges. He also emphasised that the students now had the option to choose interdisciplinary courses like drama, dance and yoga.

The Trustee of HSNC Board, Mrs. Maya Shahani also interacted with the students, highlighting creativity and innovation that would be introduced with the new interdisciplinary courses. She encouraged them to focus on experiential learning and quality education that will make them job ready.

The Vice Principal of Junior College, Ms. Laju Sharma, then announced the result of HSC board examinations and the 12th toppers, congratulating them on their success. It was followed by the toppers sharing their own experiences and journeys with everyone.

Thereafter, the program continued with a presentation informing the students about the versatility and academic proficiency of the college, by the Vice Principal of Degree College, Dr. Navin Punjabi. He explained the formation of HSNC University and programmes offered by H.R. College. Dr. Chandani Bhattacharjee spoke about the varied programmes conducted with international collaboration to allow students to broaden their understanding and make them global citizens. Subsequently, Dr. Navin Punjabi took over and answered the questions asked in the live session.

Degree Orientation Photo Gallery

FYJC Orientation
September 25, 2021

The FYJC students were introduced to the functioning of the college during the orientation programme conducted on Zoom. Divided into two sessions, the first session was exclusively for Sindhi students while the second session was for all the FY students. For the first session, Dr. Pratap Pinjani, Director of NCPSL, HRD Ministry was the Chief Guest; Mr. Kishu Mansukhani, Trustee and President HSNC Board was the Guest of Honour; and Mr. Ram Jawhrani, Chairman, Sahyog Foundation was a special guest.

For the second session, Mrs. Maya Shahani, Chairperson of the Shahani Group and Trustee HSNC Board was the chief guest; and Mr. Raja Mehra, Founder and CEO, Rapoline Labs, Singapore was the Guest of Honour.

Both the events followed a similar flow of events with Dr. Misha Bothra welcoming the guests followed by amazing dance performances. The students were introduced to the real wealth of H.R. College, its wide plethora of clubs and activities through a series of videos.
The guests then proceeded to inspire the students to raise the bar higher while wishing them the best of luck.

I/C Principal Dr. Pooja Ramchandani welcomed the students and motivated them with a few well-chosen and powerful words. Vice Principal Ms. Laju Sharma acquainted the students with the lecture schedules, junior college achievements and encouraged FYJC students to grab the opportunities offered by the college and make the best of their college years.

Several SYJC students and toppers narrated their journey and personal experiences, speaking about how they did not let the pandemic deter them. Another video about the faculty and clubs was presented to the students. Ms. Bhavana Shah proposed a vote of thanks.
The event concluded with the national anthem.

Junior Orientation 2021 Photo Gallery

FYJC Orientation
January 20, 2021

The orientation programme for the newly admitted junior college students of H.R College of Commerce and Economics was organised virtually on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 in two sessions. Students and their parents were formally welcomed and introduced to the culture of the college.

The Chief Guests for the event were Mr. Pratap Pinjani, Director, NCPSL, HRD Ministry and Mr. Vasant Ugar is the Head of Administration in Shipping Corporation of India, a Navratna Company under the Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways. Special invitee for the occasion was Mr. Kishu Mansukhani Hon’ble President, HSNC Board.

The orientation began with an inaugural ceremony followed by a video which gave a comprehensive idea about the college mission and vision statement. The new batch was shown a glimpse of the facilities of the college along with student achievements.

Next, the Chief Guests shared their inspiring words of wisdom with the students. In her address Dr. Pooja Ramchandani, I/C Principal of H.R. College, emphasised the importance of academics in the overall development of oneself. Following this a power point presentation on academic disciplines, online etiquettes, examination pattern and various other practical details was presented by the Vice Principal Ms. Laju Sharma.

A few SYJC students shared their experiences about the online lectures. The HSC toppers of 2019-2020 batch, also spoke about their experiences.

Videos introducing the various clubs of the Jr. College and the dedicated faculty of the college were shown. Dr. Navin Punjabi, Vice Principal, Degree College, also addressed the students and advised them to be focussed on academics.

Junior Orientation 2020 Photo Gallery