SWAMI VIVEKANANDA BIRTH ANNIVERSARY CELEBERATIONS
Swami Vivekananda Higher Research and Education Centre has been established in the School of Youth Empowerment in 2013.The centre is aimed in spreading the ideals and teachings of Swami Vivekananda to modern day youth. Swami Vivekananda Higher Research and Education Centre together with NSS of Madurai Kamaraj University and Bhartiya Sikshan Mandal has organised a District wide Inter-Collegiate Competition including oratory, verse writing and skit commemorating the 157th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda on 24-1-2020 at APJ Abdul Kalam Arangu at Madurai Kamaraj University. Over 300 participants from different colleges have participated in this programme. Over 20 affiliated colleges of Madurai Kamaraj University has actively participated and the finals of the district level competitions.
Prize winners were awarded Prizes (books of swami Vivekananda)and certificates of Merit by the Hon’ble Vice –Chancellor Prof.Dr.M.Krishnan. Hon’ble Vice –Chancellor Prof.Dr.M.Krishnan, Special guest Shri. Vanniyarajan Renowned academician and Dr.R.Ilango (Member- syndicate)Bharathidasan University and Dr. S.Theenadhayalan (Member- syndicate), Madurai Kamaraj University enlightened the student participants on the inspiring life and legacy of Swami Vivekananda. Dr. P. Jeyabharathy, Director Swami Vivekananda Higher Research and Education Centre proposed welcome address and Prof. Dr.P.Rajkumar, NSS co-ordinator,MKU delivered vote of thanks.
Village adoption, Village Survey & Tree Planting
The School of Youth Empowerment, Madurai Kamaraj University is proud to adopt Adaikanpatti, Madurai District and Ulagampatty in Dindigul District. The Village mass are mostly working coolies in the nearby agricultural fields. Many of them do not own any land on their own. School of Youth Empowerment after adopting has taken various steps to improve the lifestyle of the village. The School has planned to make it as a model green village by planting over 2000 trees which over the years will offer a natural boon to the village. The School has already planted 500 Palm trees in Ulagampatty village on 18th November 2017.
The Department of Youth Welfare Studies organized 30th inter-collegiate youth festival at Sacred Heart College of Arts and Science in Dindigul from 19 to 20th August 2016. Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Prof.Dr.P.P.Challathurai inaugurated the festival. The Registrar Dr.V.Chinniah delivered the felicitation address. In the Photograph the Head & Chairperson, School of Youth Empowerment Dr.A.Velanganni Joseph is honoring the present Vice Chancellor.
Job Mela - 2017
Private Job mela organized in collaboration with District Employment and Training on 26th September 2017 and 1248 got placement in 76 companies.