Jagannath Institute of Management Sciences (JIMS) has organized a three day long sports meet which flagged off today. The event is being held at their Rohini, sector-3 campus with much gusto and fanfare.
Students from all the four campuses have participated in this much awaited event with unmatchable enthusiasm.
The event was flagged off today by Prof. R. P. Maheshwari, Director General (Hon.) and Mr. J.K Goyel, will continue on 20th and 21st of January.
There are a total of 14 different sports to be held all together, cricket T20 tournament, football, volley ball amongst outdoor games and chess, carrom, table tennis amongst indoor games, to name a few.
Mr. R. P. Maheshwari, Director General (Hon.), JIMS, in his welcome speech praised the institute to have conceived this concept and making it possible. He congratulated the dedicated teams for making the event a huge success. He almost fell short of words in appreciating the zeal and enthusiasms with which the students have taken part in the meet.
Later Mr. R. P Maheshwari spoke to the media on the importance of sports in life of students and how important it is to hold such events for the students often. He said, "The importance of sports in the life of a young student is invaluable as sports play a pivotal role in the makeup of a young adult. I believe students with athletic build of mind benefit not only in the field of sport and academics, but even long after they step off of it. This is why; we at JIMS have made it a point to include sports as an active part of our curriculum."
Notes to Editor
JIMS, a part of Jagannath Gupta Memorial Educational Society was set up in set up in 1993 in the memory of Late. Sh. Jagan Nath Gupta and has been providing holistic professional education for the past 18 years. It is a center of academic excellence,
offering programs in various fields like Mass Communication, Management, IT, Hotel Management , FD & ID, Law and B.Tech.
The standards it has set for the quality of its courses and programmes, and the delivery system adopted, have enabled the Institute to attract students from across the country. JIMS has come a long way as an institute of excellence in the field of professional education. The institute has always been proactive in adapting to the changing needs of the industry. In JIMS, emphasis is laid on inviting visiting faculties and guest speakers from reputed academic and corporate sectors to give students the benefit of their rich expertise and experience. All-round personality development, exposure to general, political, scientific and cultural trends and honing of communication and interpersonal skills of students are some of the key focus areas of the institute.
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