03-OCT-2019: Personality enrichment programme held
ALIGARH October 3: The Department of Business Administration, Aligarh Muslim University organized a four-day Professional Development and Personality Enrichment Training programme, in collaboration with the REsolv Corporation, Lexington, Massachusetts, USA, to help MBA first year students in personality development. Noted philanthropist and an alumnus of Department of Business Administration, Mr Syed Ali Rizvi is the President of REsolv Corporation.
Ms Areeba Shabbir, a research scholar in the Department of English, AMU, facilitated and coordinated the programme. Ms Shabbir, who is associated with REsolv Corporation, is also connected with Vision Aid team where she has designed and developed a spoken English course for visually impaired people.
A number of skill development exercises were held during the four-day personality enhancement programme including the core areas of speaking, listening, reading and writing skills. The training began with a diagnostic test of participants through picture profiling task which required them to elaborate a picture on the basis of their understanding, ideas and past experiences.
All participants were divided into several groups and real-life situations were assigned to each group to develop in participants creativity, confidence, soft skills and ability to respond to a condition. An extempore group discussion and re-writing speech events were also held during the programme.
In his valedictory address, Prof Parvaiz Talib, Chairman of the department, underlined the importance of holding training programmes for MBA students. He urged the faculty members, involved in the programme, to keep interacting with the student participants and guiding them further to achieve excellence in inter personal skills. He also presented a memento to Ms Areeba Shabbir in appreciation of her efforts, and, along with Ms Arreba, distributed certificates to the participants.
Dr Zareen Husain Farooq was the teacher coordinator while Ms Zainab Faridi and Mr Shiraz Khan, both MBA students, conducted the programme and proposed a vote of thanks, respectively.
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