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25 November 2022

Grand Parade - A noble salutation to the parents of Gardenians Read More



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22 November 2022

Social outreach program - "Child safety and Mental Health awareness" camp School of Social sciences, Department of Psychology organized a social outreach program, on the theme of "Child safety and mental Health", ... as a part of an extension activity and Novel Initiative by GCU. The program was coordinated by Dr. Madhu Malleshappa and Ms. Somdatta. with III sem BSc. Psychology students. the program aims to provide awareness about the Good touch and Bad touch among Doddabanahalli, Govt Higher primary school children and same how to develop good social interaction for healthy social relationships among the High school children. Read More

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21 November 2022

“PORTFOLIO FASHION SHOW” Students of final year UG and PG will come up with a Portfolio collection. Each student will design and develop 5 outfits as one collection. All together we had 30 collections. In total 155 outfits were showcased at this event.... Fashion Folio is a highly intensive fashion program where students produce a portfolio to apply to undergraduate and postgraduate studies, employment or personal development. This course will push students in understanding fashion and challenge the ideas of how to design garments. Students work and find inspiration in new and unexpected areas.

Fashion Folio is a full-time course with both directed and independent study. Students will be provided with one-to-one sessions on a weekly basis – helping them to identify their strengths and weaknesses and gain resilience to overcome limitations.
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18 November 2022

“Bengaluru Tech Summit 2022” Asia's most prestigious and sought-after technology summit was organized in Bangalore palace from 16 Nov 2022 - 18 Nov 2022. This platform was set to offer another enriching confluence of pioneering companies, ... bright minds, and cutting-edge technologies in IT, Biotechnology, start-ups and other future-defining spaces. This summit was all set to benefit the various stakeholders associated with the respective domains - industry leaders, technocrats, young innovators, investors, R&D professionals, academia, and policymakers.

To visit this tech summit and get exposure about the technologies and start - ups, the Department of Computer science took 51 students from III MSIT and V BCAR on 18 November,2022 along with 2 faculty members. Students visited many stalls like Artpark, Tata Tele Business Services, Ss Group, Atil, Vappr Tech, Savli Technology & Business Incubator, Infosys, Zoho, Tessolve, Aerogo, Tare Zammen Par, Aviansys, Ispagro Robotics, Nifty Hms, Arkision Ai, Refill Bot, Trst-01, Artpark, Nstl. They came to know about the services, opportunities and applications the companies are offering and specialized. This helped the students in bridging the gap between curriculum and industry. They also got an opportunity to interact with experts.
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18 November 2022

“CREAM AWARDS 2022” “Appreciation is best motivation” - Garden City University has an inherited tradition of recognizing, ... appreciating and celebrating the achievements of the final year graduating students of all the UG & PG Programs by conferring awards named CREAM of GCU & PRIDE of GCU under the banner of CREAM Awards. Read More



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16 November 2022

“Group Discussion on "Will AI be able to make moral judgements?” Department of computer science organised group discussion on the topic “Will AI be able to make moral judgements?” for I MSIT students on 16/11/ 2022.... Around 22 students participated in the discussion. The theme of the topic is even though AI meant for taking right decisions it is miserably failed to take right decision where ethical, moral and other human considerations are involved.so in this context students have been asked to give their opinion on the integrity of AI systems with respect to moral judgement students curiously participated and they have expressed their views on the topic in the Group discussion.

During the discussion students focused on moral issues with AI, How AI is used in decision making, limitations of AI, improvements on AI, Dependency on AI.
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04 November 2022

“Garden City University Organizes Session on Combating Climate Change”

Garden City University organised an informative session on the topic “Combating Climate Change” at the main auditorium in the Garden City University Campus, Bengaluru on Friday... The session was led by renowned bureaucrat and environmental activist Shri Harsha Vardhan Umre, IRS who provided a unique perspective to understanding our collective role in dealing with climate change and its consequences.

Mr Christo Joseph, FRSA - Director Strategy and Planning, Garden City University introduced the chief guest and spoke about the importance of discussions related to climate change in university spaces as the coming generations will face the consequences of actions taken today. He also emphasised on the need for increased efforts in education on the topic of climate change and introduced the honourable speaker to the audience.

The chief guest, Shri Harsha Vardhan Umre, Commissioner Customs and Indirect Tax, Govt. of India and Founder of Ahimsa Human Rights and Earth Rights NGO, addressed the gathering about the importance of sustainability and alternative perspectives towards fighting climate change. He started the discussion by interacting with the audience and raising a very thought provoking question, “Dear students how are you today? Are you all feeling fine? Now, if you had to ask the same question to Mother Earth, could you say Mother Earth is fine today?” Taking this discussion forward, Shri Harsh Vardhan reiterated to the students the need to take collective action at the local level to start making conscious choices when using plastic and other items that are dangerous to the environment and exploring alternate solutions such as glass bottles instead of plastic and bamboo toothbrushes instead of plastic ones. Shri. Harsh Vardhan also mentioned the positive green environment of Garden City University and appreciated the vision of the Honourable Chancellor of Garden City University Dr Joseph VG in building a beautiful green campus for the students to study. Adding to this, he saluted the participation of the students of Garden City University in the 1 million tree plantation drive that he initiated through Ahimsa on 5th June 2022.

CEO of Garden City University Lieutenant General Ramesh Halgali proposed the vote of thanks and spoke about the commitment GCU has in the conservation of the environment and educating the future generations with values of sustainability. In addition, he also stated that a Think Tank on Climate Change and Sustainability will be constituted at Garden City University and eminent voices from the arena of environmental activism such as Shri Harsh Vardan will act as enablers and chairs to address key issues.

The event was also graced by Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. G. R. Naik, Pro-Vice Chancellor Dr. Vandana Hegde, Mr Arun Sivag, Founder of GlobalKulture, Registrar of Garden City University Dr. Sibi Shaji, and Controller of Examinations Dr. Sheeja Rajesh, along with the faculty members and students of the School of Sciences at Garden City University.

Garden City University (GCU) has been providing quality higher education in the fields of science and management for more than three decades, in Bangalore, India. The university offers industry-centric programs across various disciplines that have attracted students from every state of India and 81 countries through these years. Garden City University, with its vision towards the progress of higher education through international collaboration and holistic development of educational spaces, is proud to engage with industry leaders and academic experts to create a platform for comprehensive discussion and integrated learning.

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31 October 2022

“Garden City University in association with Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports jointly organizes Run for Unity on National Unity Day”

Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, Government of Karnataka and Garden City University Bengaluru jointly organizes Run for Unity on the 147th birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhai Patel, 31st October 2022... Commemorating the values of Sardar Vallabhai Patel on the occasion of his 147th birth anniversary, Garden City University joined hands with the Government of Karnataka in the ‘Run for Unity’ programme organised by the Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, conducted as part of the National Unity Day celebrations held under the aegis of AKAM and week-long ‘Ekta Saptah’ programme from 25th to 31st October 2022.

The Government of India observes the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhai Patel as the ‘Rashtriya Ekta Diwas’ (National Unity Day) on 31st October every year to foster and reinforce our dedication to preserve and strengthen the unity, integrity and security of the nation. Sardar Vallabhai Patel not only played a leading role in India’s freedom but also made unparalleled contributions to the merger of princely states and jagirs of various princely estates into the Union of India. The Run for Unity honours his contributions and aims to strengthen the feeling of patriotism and national unity among the public, especially the youth of our country.

The Bangalore event of the Run for Unity commenced from the Kanteerava Stadium at 8:00 in the morning and finished at the Vidhana Soudha. The event, which was graced by the presence of Mr. M. N. Nataraj, State Director, Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, Mr. Anil Kumar M, Deputy Director, Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan, and Mr. Christo Joseph, Director of Strategy and Planning, Garden City University, saw participation from the young volunteers (students) of Garden City University who were informed of the importance of Sardar Patel in our nation building process and his values along with the need to celebrate National Unity Day. A national unity pledge was delivered in 3 languages (Kannada, English & Hindi) by the participants which invoked the values of unity as per the vision and actions of Sardar Vallabhai Patel.

Garden City University (GCU) has been providing quality higher education in the fields of science and management for more than three decades, in Bangalore, India. The university offers industry-centric programs across various disciplines that have attracted students from every state of India and 81 countries through these years. Garden City University, with its vision towards the progress of higher education through international collaboration and holistic development of educational spaces, is proud to engage the youth of our country in understanding the values upon which our societal foundations are built, such as unity, integrity and security of our nation.
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22 October 2022

“18th International Education Show- 19th – 22nd October 2022 Sharjah, UAE” Garden City University participated in the 18th International Education Show which was held from 19th – 22nd October 2022 at Sharjah Expo Centre, UAE.... The Pro-Vice Chancellor, Dr Vandana Hedge and Co-ordinator School of Indian and Foreign Languages, Ms Sanchaiyata Majumdar represented GCU at the international expo gala for four days.

More than 50 world renowned universities and educational institutions showcased their programmes at the expo. Dr Joseph V. G. the Chancellor of Garden City University addressed young students at the global forum on Need for Quality Education. The expo witnessed an enthusiastic young crowd from over 300 schools in Dubai, Sharjah and Abu Dhabi. The students took part in various counselling sessions by GCU which included understanding their areas of interest, their placement expectations and many more. Their eagerness to study at GCU knew no bound, when students from 10th and 11th standard registered themselves for future admissions!

GCU being the centre of cultural conglomeration for students from 81 countries for last three decades was the obvious favourite of NRI students and UAE nationals. The strength of GCU’s global presence was felt during the Fellowship Evening at Dubai where GCU Alumni Association Middle East Chapter was unveiled by the Chancellor in the presence of hundreds of GCU Alumni based in UAE.
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22 October 2022

“Garden City University Alumni Association Middle East Chapter” The inauguration of the Middle East Chapter of the GCU Alumni Association at Dubai was an occasion to reminisce the achievements... of the student populace who have graduated from the Garden City Group of Institutions. The alumni representation were from the 1998 batch to the very recent 2019 batch.
In the wake of a better networking that could enable and assist alumni across the Middle East, this alumni chapter assumes the focal point. The office bearers chosen to carry the mantle are -
Dr. Varinder Singh Rana – President
Mrs Kavitha Rani – Vice President
Mr. Manas. Vijay – General Secretary
Mr. Shijith – Executive Secretary
Chef Ajay – Treasurer
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15 October 2022

“Garden City University celebrates World Students Day” On the occasion of the 91st Birth Anniversary of Late Dr A P J Abdul Kalam, Garden City University hosted World Students Day Celebration on 15th October 2022 at the GCU Campus.... The programme focused on celebrating the immense contribution of the ‘Missile Man of India’ towards enriching the society. On the joyous occasion Garden City University released two books which were authored by Dr D P Sudhagar and Ms Shalu Singh, faculty members of the University.

Speaking on the occasion, the Vice Chancellor of Garden City University, Prof. Dr G R Naik, spoke on the importance of celebrating Late Dr A P J Abdul Kalam and his works as he dedicated his life and work towards the betterment of the youth of the nation.

Prof. Rajshekhar Patil, Dean of the APJ Abdul Kalam School of Engineering at Garden City University stressed on discipline and dedication as the keys to success while speaking of the late President of India.
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14 October 2022

“Chocopedia – Kaffe Gardenia” BHM organized for chocolate workshop named chocopedia under the Kaffe ... Gardenia where it displayed varieties of chocolate, doughnuts and processing of chocolate for cocoa pod. Read More

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14 October 2022

“Campus Placement by Taj Group of Hotels” BHM organized for campus placements with the Taj group of hotels on 14th October... for Operation Trainee and Management Trainee positions, with 3 of them being selected. Read More



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14 October 2022

“Career development session for BHM students by Marriott” BHM organized for a career development session by Marriott – ‘Grow with Marriott’ on 14th October... for BHM students which gave an insight on the career scope in hospitality. Read More

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10 October 2022

“High Tea for Top 100 Freshers” BHM organized for a high tea for the top 100 fresher’s on 10th of October with an extensive menu of snacks and beverages like Sliders and Fries,... Crudites with dip, Spring rolls, Victoria pudding and mocktail Read More



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13 October 2022

“Japanese Diplomat at GCU” Deputy Consul at the Japanese consulate , Bangalore Mr. Maruo Katsumasa was received on the campus by CEO General Halegali... and Director Strategy & Planning Christo Joseph . Mr.Maruo Katsumasa was honoured with the traditional Karnataka peta and silk shawl designed by the fashion design department of the university

Interacting with the core team of the university , Mr.Katsumasa praised the university for its green ambience . He spoke about the Japanese food festival to be held in Bangalore. He talked about the possibilities of collaboration and employment opportunities for our students in japan.

The student representative from japan at garden city university was also present in the meeting with the deputy consul along with the Department Heads of Hotel Management ,Tourism and Physiotherapy.
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02 October 2022

“Gandhi Jayanthi Celebrations” The celebrations of Gandhi Jayanthi at Garden City University commenced with paying homage to the father of the nation... Respects were paid to the former Prime Minister of India Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri as well.

Speaking on the occasion, General Halagali, CEO of Garden City University expressed the relevance of Gandhism in today's scenario. Harshini, an undergraduate student sang Bapu's favourite Vaishnava janato enthralling the audience.

Prof. Naik, Vice Chancellor proposed the vote of thanks.
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24 September 2022

“Freshathon - 2022” - Freshathon a run 🏃‍ for better well-being The annual Freshathon hosted by Garden City University witnessed huge participation as the 2022...

edition was a great success with students of Garden City University and participants from outside running the 3 km and 6 km course. The main aim behind this event is to promote overall well-being as the theme for this year's Freshathon is 'Run for your health'.
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12 September 2022

Garden City University organized the much anticipated annual Freshathon 2022 with the theme 'Run for your Health' on 24th of September 2022. Participants turned up in large numbers ...

as the whole event started in the early hours of the day with registration from 5.00 am onwards as spot registration was also opened to the runners who turned up ready to tackle the 3 km as well as 6 km course. The event witnessed registration from students outside Garden City University as well. Before the start of the run, a lively Zumba session was conducted by the students of the Department of Physiotherapy to warm up the participants.

The 6 km leg of Freshathon was flagged off first from the main gate of the Garden City University Campus at 6:30 am by Honourable Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. G R Naik, Pro Vice Chancellor Dr. Vandana Hegde and CEO of Garden City University Lt. Gen. Ramesh Halgali. Likewise the 3 km run was flagged off at 6:45 am. Ten separate aid stations were set up at various locations along both the routes. First aid and refreshments were provided at each station as well as car and ambulance facilities for emergency purposes along the path.

The winner of the 6 km event was Vishal from the Department of Forensic Science who completed the course with a time of 27:21 minutes and Syed Aslam from the Department of Commerce claimed the top prize in the 3 km run finishing with a time of 13:24 minutes. The top 10 finishers were awarded with medals in both the categories. The students and faculty of the Department of Physiotherapy monitored the runners at the finish, after which refreshments were provided to all the participants at food court.
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12-29 September 2022

“Fresherism 2022” - Fresherism 2022 is the welcome fortnight lined up between 12-29 September 2022 to ignite the minds of the freshers as they enter Garden City University....

The flag of Fresherism 2022 ‘Metavasi then2now’ was unveiled on 12th September in a curtain raising ceremony which involved dance performances and other cultural activities by the senior students.
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12 September 2022

Psychology Skills Show -The School of Social Sciences, in association with the Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Garden City University,...

organized the Psychology Skills Show on 12th September 2022. The objective of the Skills show is to provide an opportunity for the students to showcase their special discipline Skills to the other students and faculty members of Garden City University to build their confidence and presentation skills. The primary intended outcome of the Skills show is to prepare the students to participate in Skill competitions nationally and internationally, exceed the Skill expectations of the employers, and explore Multidisciplinary collaborations among the 12 academic disciplines of Garden City University.

The Skills demonstrated by the students include observation skill, Maslow’s hierarchy theory, cognitive emotional regulation, johari window, trauma therapy, maze learning, prisoner’s dilemma, emotional baggage, people pleasing attitude, mindfulness and yoga, achievement motivation technique, consumer behaviour, stroop effect, habit interference and schutle table

Overall, the Skill show was beneficial and knowledgeable to all the participants, along with fun participating in the demonstrations.
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09 September 2022

Language Skills Show - The School of Indian and Foreign Languages, in association with the Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Garden City University, ...

organized Language Skills Show on 9th September 2022. The objective of the Skills show is to provide an opportunity for the students to showcase their special discipline Skills to the other students and faculty members of Garden City University to build their confidence and presentation skills. The primary intended outcome of the Skills show is to prepare the students to participate in Skill competitions nationally and internationally, exceed the Skill expectations of the employers, and explore Multidisciplinary collaborations among the 12 academic disciplines of Garden City University.

The Skills demonstrated by the students include fields of skills, pay your bills, translation; an echo, kindle your thoughts by, imagination: a powerful tool, weave your view, poetry and expression, living sparks of story narration, good reviews brighten films, a story in a sentence and slogan on point.

Overall, the Skill show was beneficial and knowledgeable to all the participants, along with fun participating in the demonstrations.
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09 September 2022

First Step Towards the walk-of-life Freshers had a gala time on day 1 at the university campus with interactive sessions, culture, and extra-curricular activities. ...

First-hand experiences of a campus make students more informative . Students from across the nation participated in the event.

Students had a glimpse of the course and the university at the end of the day.
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09 September 2022

Ahimsa Founder Shri. Harsha Vardhan Umre at Garden City University - Harsha Vardhan Umre Founder Ahimsa called on Chancellor Dr. Joseph V. G at the Indiranagar office. As part of Ahimsa, he has been involved in reforestation projects. ... He was instrumental in organising the earth day march for the rights of the earth on the occasion of World Earth Day, conducted in Bangalore in association with the Ministry of Youth and Sports, Government of India.

Harsha Vardhan Umre is a decorated IRS officer who is currently Commissioner of GST & Customs in Bangalore.
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08 September 2022

"World Physiotherapy Day 2022" Theme - Osteoarthritis Our Undergradute and postgraduate students along with a team of professors reached to the public in various locations at Bangalore and explained the importance of Physiotherapy and its benefits for the quality of life. ... At the campus, students organised Model Presentations. A lot of efforts went behind in making the models self explanatory.

Physiotherapy and its importance in day to day lives were demonstrated using various talk shows across the campus.
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05-07 September 2022

GCU STUDENT ACCULTURATION PROGRAMME 2022 GCU Student Acculturation Programme (GSAP) is the signature event of Garden City University that aims to provide a smooth transition from School to University. Students from over 83 Nations are part of the student community of Garden City University....
Understanding the geographical location, culture, lifestyle, customs, dining habits, values, and languages of the students across 81 Nations is vital for students and the members of Garden City University to bring Unity in Diversity. In addition, through the acculturation Programme, Students understood the learning Culture of Garden City University and align themselves to fit into the culture. A thorough awareness of academic programmes, faculty members, facilities, and services provided was covered as part of the acculturation programme from 5th September -7th September 2022.

At GCU - Everything Matters.

Hence, beyond academics and assessments, activities and engagements such as EOL (Emphasis on Life) Simulation and Orientation, detailed Career Opportunities presentations, Skill Development Opportunities discussions, Focus Employers and Brands awareness, NCC, NSS, Sports, and Clubs at GCU- Experience Show, Information Technology Orientation, Current Student's Experience Sharing, NEP-based Education and Examinations Orientation, Garden City University Entrepreneurship Studio, Career Mapping, Opportunity to Research, Innovate and Succeed, Inter-disciplinary Collaborations Networking, Learning Optimization Presentations, and Insights on Industry Institute Partnership were included as part of the Acculturation programme.

The Acculturation Programme ensured More Activities – More Networking - More Collaborations- More Fun. Overall, the GASP was Transformation Journey from School to University.
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05 September 2022

Teachers day was celebrated by GCU on 5th Sept 2022 with all glory All the teaching fraternity of GCU family were welcomed, appreciated and respected for their hard work and relentless effort in bringing up the future generation by giving them a big salute and providing them the guard of honour. The Vice Chancellor, representing the teaching family, received the guard of honour. ... This was followed by a formal event in the Auditorium with a couple of cultural dance performances. Ms. Sreoshi, Student of BAEH gave a speech about the values taught by the teaching community to the students. The Registrar, spoke about how important it is for teachers to upskill themselves to be acquainted along with the growth of the technology and be part of the change to facilitate the youth of today. Lt. Gen. Halgali, the CEO gave a detailed presentation about the responsibilities of a teacher, and the mind map of the road ahead – the future of the University.

“Bring fun to online teaching” a book by Mr. Christo Joseph, Director – Strategy and Planning was released, followed by the release of “GCU Elan” the GCU Weekly.

Our Chancellor, Dr. Joseph V. G. gave the presidential address and insisted all teaching community to be empathetic by understanding the need of each student.
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02 September 2022

CS & IT Skills Show - The School of Computational Sciences and Information Technology, Department of Computer Science, in association with the Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Garden City University, ...

organized CS & IT Skills Show on 2nd September 2022. The objective of the Skills show is to provide an opportunity for the students to showcase their special discipline Skills to the other students and faculty members of Garden City University to build their confidence and presentation skills. The primary intended outcome of the Skills show is to prepare the students to participate in Skill competitions nationally and internationally, exceed the Skill expectations of the employers, and explore Multidisciplinary collaborations among the 12 academic disciplines of Garden City University.

The Skills demonstrated by the students include encoding and decoding, a play on nanotechnology, your wish is my command, web hosting, innovative automated pill dispenser, propitious Quest out of E-waste, music genre, Mime, and technology quiz, along with tips.

Overall, the Skills show was beneficial and knowledgeable to all the participants, along with fun participating in the demonstrations.
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01 September 2022

Physiotherapy Skills Show - The School of Health Sciences, Department of Physiotherapy, in association with the Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Garden City University,...

organized the Physiotherapy Skills Show on 1st September 2022. The objective of the Skills show is to provide an opportunity for the students to showcase their special discipline Skills to the other students and faculty members of Garden City University to build their confidence and presentation skills. The primary intended outcome of the Skills show is to prepare the students to participate in Skill competitions nationally and internationally, exceed the Skill expectations of the employers, and explore Multidisciplinary collaborations among the 12 academic disciplines of Garden City University.

The Skills demonstrated by the students include vitals, dos and don’ts of first aid, ergonomics, endurance, nutrition, bandage, sports injury management skills, breathing exercises, and CPR.

Overall, the Skill show was beneficial and knowledgeable to all the participants, along with fun participating in the demonstrations.
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30 August 2022

Media Skills Show - The School of Media Studies, in association with the Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Garden City University,...

organized Media Skills Show on 30th August 2022. The objective of the Skills show is to provide an opportunity for the students to showcase their special discipline Skills to the other students and faculty members of Garden City University to build their confidence and presentation skills. The primary intended outcome of the Skills show is to prepare the students to participate in Skill competitions nationally and internationally, exceed the Skill expectations of the employers, and explore Multidisciplinary collaborations among the 12 academic disciplines of Garden City University

The Skills demonstrated by the students include digital art, invisible art, fabric painting and sticker making, radio jockey, adobe audition, sound designing and photo editing.

Overall, the Skill show was beneficial and knowledgeable to all the participants, along with fun participating in the demonstrations.
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29 August 2022

Garden City University hosts The Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Garden City University hosted students from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem on 29th August 2022. Undergraduate students of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem belonging from diverse disciplines like Business Management, Asian Studies, Innovation Studies were part of the programme ...
The programme included various activity based lectures by faculty members of Garden City University. The visiting students were acquainted with the ‘Taste of Karnataka’ through the luncheon served on plantain leaf which consisted of all popular cuisines of Karnataka. A fashion show was organized by the students of the Department of Fashion and Apparel Design of Garden City University showcasing Indian Attire of various states of India. A Bharatnatyam dance was performed by students of the host University to uphold the rich culture of Indian performing arts.

Special ‘Entrepreneurship Studio’ was set up by various departments of GCU to highlight the innovative and entrepreneurial skills of the students. Speaking on the ocassion, Mr Christo Joseph, FRSA, the Director- Strategy and Planning at GCU said that both India and Israel share many similarities with respect to honoring one’s culture and tradition. He further said GCU is open to students from Israel who wish to pursue their career with it. Speaking on the future scopes of association Mr Christo said that both GCU and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem can work together on student exchange programmes and other innovation-based skill development courses.
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28 August 2022

IGNITE 2022 - The NSS and Rotary Club of Garden City University in association with Rotary Club, Indira Nagar has organised a one day training programme 'IGNITE' on 28th August 2022 at Garden City University Campus....
Around 1000 club members from across the country benefitted from the training programme.

The main objective of this training programme is to develop leadership skills among the youth of the country. The event also witnessed the presence of high officials of Rotary Club and the programme was inaugurated by Vice Chancellor of Garden City University.
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27 August 2022

Garden City University in association with Namma Bengaluru Foundation and OntheBuzz organised 'Airport Yatra by Train' - The main objective of this event is to create awareness among people about utilisation of Metro service to the Bangalore International Airport. .
Students and faculty members of Garden City University participated in a march to create awareness among the people about sustainable traffic management to ensure better traffic health of Bangalore city.
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27 August 2022

“C V Yelamaggad, Ph.D., FRSC at Garden City University” - Currently as Scientist-F Centre for Nano and Soft Matter Sciences (CeNS) - Bangalore, he presented on the core research areas that the University may look into which has direct impact on social development ...
Speaking on the occasion Chancellor Dr Joseph reminisced about the long association with the scientist and indicated the research road map of the University.

The CEO of the University Lt General Halgali (veteran) informed the Scientist on the Centre for Excellence being developed at the University. Vice Chancellor Dr G R Naik emphasised on the recent projects bagged by the life sciences department through the Karnataka State Council for Science and Technology.

Dr Yelamaggad appreciated the efforts of Dr Joseph and also mentioned the appreciations by Pamashri Dr Ayyappan the current Chairman of Karnataka Science and Technology Academy about the vision of Garden City University.
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24 August 2022

Hospitality Skill Show - The School of Professional Studies, Department of Hospitality Management and Catering Technology, in association with the Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Garden City University, ...

organized Hospitality Skill Show on 24th August 2022. The objective of the Skills show is to provide an opportunity for the students to showcase their special discipline Skills to the other students and faculty members of Garden City University to build their confidence and presentation skills. The primary intended outcome of the Skills show is to prepare the students to participate in Skill competitions nationally and internationally, exceed the Skill expectations of the employers, and explore Multidisciplinary collaborations among the 12 academic disciplines of Garden City University.

The Skills demonstrated by the students include knife skills, bed making skills, best out of waste, chocolate making, bakery garnishes, napkin folding, table setup, fireless cooking, creative mocktail preparations, grooming standards, herbal tea preparations, origami and extraction of colors from fruits.

Overall, the Skill show was relevant and knowledgeable to all the participants, and fun participating in the demonstrations.
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23 August 2022

Forensic Science Skills Show - The School of Sciences, Department of Forensic Science, in association with the Internal Quality Assurance Cell of Garden City University, ...

organized Forensic Science Skills Show on 23rd August 2022. The objective of the Skills show is to provide an opportunity for the students to showcase their special discipline Skills to the other students and faculty members of Garden City University to build their confidence and presentation skills. The primary intended outcome of the Skills show is to prepare the students to participate in Skill competitions nationally and internationally, exceed the Skill expectations of the employers, and explore Multidisciplinary collaborations among the 12 academic disciplines of Garden City University.

The Skills demonstrated by the students include trap the corruption, know the unknown, pirates of digital world, scribble a little, forge the forger, magic and tragic, IK ID fake, magic powder, guess who? and try not to fake.

Overall, the Skill show was thrilling and knowledgeable to all the participants, and fun participating in the demonstrations.
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15 August 2022

“Garden City University celebrates 75th Independence Day” - Garden City University celebrated the 75th Independence Day of our nation in a memorable ceremony in front of a gleaming crowd who were filled with pride as the Honourable Chancellor of Garden City University Dr. Joseph V. G hoisted the national flag in the Garden City University campus in Bengaluru on Monday ...
The event was filled with colourful dance performances and renditions as the NCC corps of Garden City University presented the guard of honour to the dignitaries. Hon. Chancellor Dr. Joseph V. G addressed the gathering and shared his pride in the growth of our nation and spoke about the importance of educational institutions in the story of the journey of India. “Educational institutions such as GCU seek to promote the core foundational value of our country which is to get the learned minds to work together with scientific temper to create a better nation and society. With the constitution as our leading light, coming together to build a stronger nation, irrespective of our religion, caste, gender, language should be our priority as proud citizens.” He also spoke to the students about the need to get involved in the nation building process, “Children, you are the hope of our country. Understand, learn and explore. Through that process, together we will create a beautiful India. Happy 75th Independence Day to everyone.”


The programme was also graced by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. G. R. Naik, Director of Strategy and Planning GCU Mr. Christo Joseph, Registrar of Garden City University Dr. Sibi Shaji, and Controller of Examinations Dr. Sheeja Rajesh, along with the faculty members and students


Garden City University (GCU) has been providing quality higher education in the fields of science and management for more than three decades, in Bangalore, India. The university offers industry-centric programs across various disciplines that have attracted students from every state of India and 81 countries through these years. Garden City University, with its vision towards the progress of higher education through international collaboration and holistic development of educational spaces, is proud to celebrate the 75th Independence Day of India.


ಗಾರ್ಡನ್ ಸಿಟಿ ವಿಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯದಲ್ಲಿ 75 ನೇ ಸ್ವಾತಂತ್ರೋತ್ಸವ ಆಚರಣೆ ಭಾರತದ 75ನೇ ಸ್ವಾತಂತ್ರ್ಯ ದಿನಾಚರಣೆಯನ್ನು ದಿನಾಂಕ 15 ನೇ ಸೋಮವಾರದಂದು ಗಾರ್ಡನ್ ಸಿಟಿ ವಿಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯದ ಆವರಣದಲ್ಲಿ ಸಂಭ್ರಮದಿಂದ ಆಚರಿಸಲಾಯಿತು. ವಿಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯದ ಗೌರವಾನ್ವಿತ ಕುಲಾಧಿಪತಿಗಳಾದ ಡಾ. ಜೋಸೆಫ್ ವಿ.ಜಿ ಅವರು ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರಧ್ವಜಾರೋಹಣ ಮಾಡುವುದರ ಮೂಲಕ ಕಾರ್ಯಕ್ರಮಕ್ಕೆ ಚಾಲನೆ ನೀಡಿದರು.


ಗಾರ್ಡನ್ ಸಿಟಿ ವಿಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯದ ಎನ್ಸಿಸಿ ತಂಡದಿಂದ ಗಣ್ಯರಿಗೆ ಗೌರವ ರಕ್ಷೆ ಆ ಬಳಿಕ ವಿದ್ಯಾರ್ಥಿಗಳ ನೃತ್ಯ ಪ್ರದರ್ಶನ ಕಾರ್ಯಕ್ರಮಕ್ಕೆ ಮೆರುಗನ್ನು ನೀಡಿತು. ಸನ್ಮಾನ್ಯ ಕುಲಾಧಿಪತಿಗಳಾದ ಡಾ. ಜೋಸೆಫ್ ವಿ.ಜಿ ಸಭೆಯನ್ನುದ್ದೇಶಿಸಿ ಮಾತನಾಡಿ, ‘ನಮ್ಮ ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರದ ಬೆಳವಣಿಗೆಯಲ್ಲಿ ಮತ್ತು ಭಾರತದ ಬೆಳವಣಿಗೆಯ ಪಯಣದಲ್ಲಿ ಶಿಕ್ಷಣ ಸಂಸ್ಥೆಗಳ ಮಹತ್ವದ ಬಗ್ಗೆ ಮಾತನಾಡಿ, ನಮ್ಮಂಥಹ ಶಿಕ್ಷಣ ಸಂಸ್ಥೆಗಳು ದೇಶದ ಮೂಲಭೂತ ಮೌಲ್ಯವನ್ನು ಉತ್ತೇಜಿಸಲು ಪ್ರಯತ್ನಿಸುತ್ತವೆ, ಒಂದು ಉತ್ತಮ ಸಮಾಜವನ್ನು ಕಟ್ಟಲು ಅಗತ್ಯವಿರುವ ವೈಜ್ಞಾನಿಕ ಮನೋಭಾವನೆಯನ್ನು ಶಿಕ್ಷಣ ಸಂಸ್ಥೆಗಳು ಬೆಳೆಸುತ್ತವೆ. ಸಂವಿಧಾನವನ್ನು ನಮ್ಮ ದಾರಿ ದೀಪವಾಗಿಸಿಕೊಂಡು, ನಮ್ಮ ಧರ್ಮ, ಜಾತಿ, ಭಾಷೆಯ ಭೇದವಿಲ್ಲದೆ ಸದೃಢ ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರ ನಿರ್ಮಾಣಕ್ಕೆ ಒಗ್ಗೂಡುವುದು ಹೆಮ್ಮೆಯ ಪ್ರಜೆಗಳಾಗಿ ನಮ್ಮ ಆದ್ಯತೆಯಾಗಬೇಕು’ ಎಂದು ಹೇಳಿದರು. ರಾಷ್ಟ್ರ ನಿರ್ಮಾಣ ಕಾರ್ಯದಲ್ಲಿ ತೊಡಗಿಸಿಕೊಳ್ಳುವ ಅಗತ್ಯತೆ ಕುರಿತು ವಿದ್ಯಾರ್ಥಿಗಳಿಗೆ ತಿಳಿಸಿದ ಶ್ರೀಯುತರು, ವಿದ್ಯಾರ್ಥಿಗಳೇ, ನೀವು ನಮ್ಮ ದೇಶದ ಭರವಸೆ. ಅರ್ಥಮಾಡಿಕೊಳ್ಳಿ, ಕಲಿಯಿರಿ ಮತ್ತು ಅನ್ವೇಷಿಸಿ. ಆ ಪ್ರಕ್ರಿಯೆಯ ಮೂಲಕ ನಾವು ಒಟ್ಟಾಗಿ ಸುಂದರ ಭಾರತವನ್ನು ರಚಿಸುತ್ತೇವೆ’ ಎಂದು ಎಲ್ಲರಿಗೂ 75ನೇ ಸ್ವಾತಂತ್ರ್ಯ ದಿನಾಚರಣೆಯ ಶುಭಾಶಯಗಳನ್ನು ಕೋರಿದರು.


ಕಾರ್ಯಕ್ರಮದಲ್ಲಿ ಉಪಕುಲಪತಿ ಪ್ರೊ. ಡಾ. ಜಿ.ಆರ್. ನಾಯಕ್, ವಿಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯದ ಪ್ಲಾನಿಂಗ್ ಹಾಗು ಸ್ಟ್ರಾಟಜಿ - ನಿರ್ದೇಶಕ ಕ್ರಿಸ್ಟೋ ಜೋಸೆಫ್, ಗಾರ್ಡನ್ ಸಿಟಿ ವಿಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯದ ಕುಲಸಚಿವರಾದ ಡಾ. ಸಿಬಿ ಶಾಜಿ, ಪರೀಕ್ಷಾ ನಿಯಂತ್ರಕರಾದ ಡಾ. ಶೀಜಾ ಎಮ್ ಎಸ್, ಶಿಕ್ಷಕ ವೃಂದದವರು ಹಾಗು ವಿದ್ಯಾರ್ಥಿಗಳು ಉಪಸ್ಥಿತರಿದ್ದರು.


ಗಾರ್ಡನ್ ಸಿಟಿ ಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯಮೂರು ದಶಕಗಳಿಗಿಂತಲೂ ಹೆಚ್ಚು ಕಾಲ ಭಾರತದ ಬೆಂಗಳೂರಿನಲ್ಲಿ ವಿಜ್ಞಾನ ಮತ್ತು ನಿರ್ವಹಣೆಯ ಕ್ಷೇತ್ರಗಳಲ್ಲಿ ಗುಣಮಟ್ಟದ ಉನ್ನತ ಶಿಕ್ಷಣವನ್ನು ಒದಗಿಸುತ್ತಾ ಬಂದಿದ್ದು, ವಿಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯವು ವಿವಿಧ ಉದ್ಯಮ-ಕೇಂದ್ರಿತ ವಿಭಾಗಗಳನ್ನು ಹೊಂದಿದ್ದು ದೇಶದ ಪ್ರತಿ ರಾಜ್ಯ ಮತ್ತು 81 ವಿದೇಶಗಳಿಂದ ವಿದ್ಯಾರ್ಥಿಗಳನ್ನು ಆಕರ್ಷಿಸಿದೆ. ವಿಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯವು ಅಂತರರಾಷ್ಟ್ರೀಯ ಸಹಯೋಗ ಮತ್ತು ಶೈಕ್ಷಣಿಕ ಸ್ಥಳಗಳ ಸಮಗ್ರ ಅಭಿವೃದ್ಧಿಯ ಮೂಲಕ ಉನ್ನತ ಶಿಕ್ಷಣದ ಪ್ರಗತಿಯತ್ತ ತನ್ನ ದೃಷ್ಟಿಯನ್ನು ಹೊಂದಿದ್ದು, ದೇಶದ 75 ನೇ ಸ್ವಾತಂತ್ರ್ಯ ಮಹೋತ್ಸವನ್ನು ಅದ್ದೂರಿಯಾಗಿ ಆಚರಿಸುತ್ತಿದೆ.
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12 August 2022

Industrial Visit – FANUC INDIA Ltd - The School of Computational Sciences and IT, Department of Computer Science organized an industrial visit to Fanuc India Ltd. on 12 August 2022 ... The Students of MSIT Programme were a part of the industrial visit. FANUC India Ltd is a pioneer in Computer Numeric Control technology since 1956. They specialize on four major areas-Factory Automation, Robots, Robo Machines and IOT. Mr.Muthukrishnan, Head, Academic Industry Relationship, Started the session with a detailed presentation on their products and services. He discussed the contributions that can be made by computer science students’ in the field of factory Automation and robotics. Moreover, the students could watch a live demonstration of the functioning of futuristically designed state -of- the-art equipment in the facility. Students and faculty members could learn about well automated production and assembly lines, the application of computerized integrated manufacturing, computer aided quality control, computer controlled and self-automated robots. The industrial visit helped us in understanding the various aspects of production and the operation of a company.It could best be deduced that the intelligent systems are expanding across the globe.Therefore it was a great approach to expose the students to this company so that they would gain experience and knowledge about the usage and application of artificial intelligent and other technological innovations in the real world. Read More

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11 August 2022

Garden City University students at Regional Forensic Science Laboratory (RFSL), Mysore - Our Forensic Science students along with faculty visited the Regional Forensic Science Laboratory, Mysore and the Karnataka Police Academy.... At the Karnataka Police Academy - they learnt brief aspects of police training from sub-inspector cadre to ACP cadre, followed by visiting various facilities for training of police officers and careers in the Police domain. They also got to understand how forensic science helps an investigation officer from case investigation to punishment for accused. At the Regional FSL they learnt from section heads and Senior Scientific Officers of forensic biology, forensic chemistry , toxicology and instrumentation. They got to know the questioned document examination in relevance with the case exhibit demonstration as well. Read More

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08 August 2022

MoU signing ceremony between Garden City University and Merck Innovation Lab, part of Merck India, a leading science and technology company: The School of Sciences, Department of Life Science, Garden City University...

signed an MoU with Merck Innovation Lab at Bangalore on 8th August 2022. This lab is a part of Merck India, a leading science and technology company, headquartered in Darmstadt Germany. The MoU ceremony included an inaugural talk by the honourable Vice Chancellor of Garden City University, Prof. G.R. Naik who highlighted the importance of Research at Garden City University and the need for collaboration with International Life Science companies such as Merck India leading to the increased scientific temper among the young aspirants. Mr. Dhananjay Singh, Head - Science and Lab Solutions, India at Merck Life Science, shared his views on bridging the gap between academia and industry.

The primary aim of this collaboration is to inculcate the Industrial hands on-training sessions into the regular curriculum of MSc Biotechnology students to upgrade the practical skill component leading to better employability. Cancer tools and techniques, Mammalian Cell Culture and cell-based toxicity assays, CRISPR-Cas9 based Genome Editing are some of the training sessions included. Enhanced internship opportunities and subsequent job placements in renowned R & D institutes, Pharmaceutical companies and various other domains of Life Science is an inevitable consequence of this collaboration.
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05 August 2022

“Garden City University hosts forum on Innovative Approaches in Computer Science” Commemorating the values of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam and his vision of quality education across the country, Garden City University ... as a part of launching the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam School of Engineering, hosted a high level forum on framing innovative approaches in the discipline of Computer Science at the GCC House in Bengaluru on Friday. The event saw participation from leading industry experts and experienced academicians who discussed the importance of actualizing the current landscape of latest technologies such as AI, Machine Learning, Data Sciences, and evolving models for framing the curriculum based on the requirements of the industry.


In continuation with Garden City University’s mission of providing holistic education aimed at the future, the idea of bridging the gap between the industry and academia to facilitate employability and entrepreneurship for the students of the university was at the forefront of the discussion. Drawing inspiration from his personal interactions with the then President of India Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, the Honourable Chancellor of Garden City University Dr. Joseph V. G announced the commencement of the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam School of Engineering which will be at the vanguard of implementing this vision in order to ensure that the best framework is in place for the students of tomorrow. As the Honourable Chancellor of Garden City University Dr. Joseph V. G stated in his address, “Our role as an institution that looks to the future is to make sure the students are operating at the highest level, not only when they are studying at the university but also blazing their trail in the industry. Our faculty is at the forefront of integrating these cutting edge technologies into our syllabus with the collaboration of industry experts.” He also stated the importance of realising the potential of these innovations in societal applications. “Newer technologies such as AI, Machine Learning and Data Sciences will be looked at by the students as tools that enable them to work towards a better society. We at Garden City University have always maintained our commitment to developing a better world and we continue to innovate in different disciplines with that perspective.”


The meeting consisted of industry experts from leading companies including Tata Consultancy Services, Cisco Systems, Wipro and other giants of the corporate world, and academicians from multiple university spaces. The forum witnessed the exploration of many ideas such as enabling the students to harness the power of new age technologies at the university level and expediting their high performance in industry spaces with minimal on-site training. Facilitating technical education in areas such as Human Augmented Machine Learning, AI based approach to Simulation and Modelling, Intelligent Mechatronics etc., and all round skill development at the university spaces as provided by Garden City University were highlighted as the need of the hour to ensure employability at the highest level for graduates of today.


The event was also graced by the presence of Former Deputy Chief of Army Staff, PVSM, AVSM, SM and CEO of Garden City University Lieutenant General Ramesh Halgali, Pro-Vice Chancellor Dr. Vandana Hegde, Director of Strategy and Planning GCU Christo Joseph, Registrar of Garden City University Dr. Sibi Shaji and other leading experts from the industry and academia.


Garden City University (GCU) has been providing quality higher education in the fields of science and management for more than three decades, in Bangalore, India. The university offers industry-centric programs across various disciplines that have attracted students from every state of India and 81 countries through these years. Garden City University, with its vision towards the progress of higher education through international collaboration and holistic development of educational spaces, is proud to engage with industry leaders and academic experts to create a platform for comprehensive discussion and integrated learning.
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ALUMNI

The legacy of Garden City University comes from the Garden City Group of Institutions established in 1992.

The Garden City Group of Institutions has been a home for students from 81 nations to this day and the family is growing...

Please note : The above data need not be misread as that of Garden City University which commenced its operations in 2017; however GCU is a part of the Garden City Group of Institutions established in 1992.