Co-Curricular Activities

Business Lab

Dr N.S.A.M. First Grade College has a well-equipped Business Lab with Computers and other business related models and charts. The idea behind the establishment of the Business Lab is to have the necessary resources to provide practical exposure to the students in the field of commerce. The Business Lab organizes regular activities on various topics viz. Stock Market, Insurance, Banking, Marketing, and Finance. Also covered are Filing of IT Returns, Mock Interview, Review and analysis of Financial Statement of various companies, and Motivational stories of successful entrepreneurs. The business lab also conducts various socio-economic awareness programs.

Aug 2019

Report on Event Business Quiz

Event: Business Quiz

Date: 24th September 2019

Student Organisors

  • Yashas GJ (5th Semester B.Com)
  • Sumanth (5th Semester B
  • Manjunath (1st Semester B. Com)

Faculty Co ordinators

  • Mr. Shekar M
  • Mr. Ashok Mammen V

Event Time: 10.30 am to 12.30 pm

Teams participated: 27 teams (Two in a team)

Brief Report

Commerce Forum and Business Lab of Dr. N.S. A. M. FGC has conducted the event Business Quiz as Inter Class Competition. The event was a grand success as 27 Teams participated. All the 27 Teams have participated in Round 1 (Prelims). The areas covered were on General Business knowledge, aptitude, logo, taglines, and CEOs.

Round Events No. of teams participated No. of teams selected
A Prelims 27 6
B.1 Power play round 6 3
B.2 Decode the number
B.3 Facts and Fictions
B.4 Identification of Personalities
B.5 Taglines identification
B.6 Ad identification.

Of the 27 teams who participated in the prelims, six teams qualified for round 2- 6. The teams were allotted the names of various corporations. The six sub-rounds consisted of various types of questions and the participants had to possess intellectual skills. In all sub-rounds, 10 marks were awarded for a direct question and 5 marks for a pass question, and carried negative marking of 5 for wrong answers. Three teams won the prizes.

  • Chetan Kumar V and Amarnath Goud ( 5th Semester B. Com)
  • Sahana and Monica (5th Semester B. Com)
  • Gaganasindhu and Nityasri P (1st Semester B. Com)

Report by:

  • Mr. Shekar M
  • Ashok Mammen V

The program was ended by congratulating the winners by the faculty coordinators.

Aug 2019

Report on Insurance Awareness Program

An awareness program was arranged by Business Lab and Commerce Forum of Dr. N.S.A.M. FGC on 28/09/2019 to create awareness among rural people regarding Atal Pension Yojana. The students enthusiastically participated in the awareness /outreach program by going to many households and explained with lot of patience. The campaign was halted at main circles of the villages.

The households showed lot of interest when students were explaining them about these schemes. This further motivated the students to give information about Sukanya Samruddhi Yojana (SSY).

The principal in order to boost the morale of the students also joined them in creating awareness. The Awareness program was carried out in 4 villages’ viz., Byalakere, Chikkabyalakere, Kurubara halli and Shivakote.

Nearly 200 households were covered. The awareness campaign was lead by Mr. Chirnajeevi, Coordinator Business Lab, Mr. Shekhar, Coordinator Commerce Club, Ms. R Lakshmi and Mr. Gowtham Kumar C.K, members of these two club and forum .Dr. J B Janardana, HOD of Languages also was part of the awareness program.

Aug 2019


On 17 Aug 2019, the Business Lab of Dr. N.S.A.M First Grade College conducted an activity named “Ad Designing”which was open for all the students of B.Com and BBA. The objective was to design an advertisement and plan a campaign for a product.

Totally, SIX teams participated in this activity and they came out with beautiful and eye catching designs. The activity provided a platform for the students to express their creativity and imagination. The task was to understand the product as well as the needs of the consumer and convey how it can provide satisfaction by meeting the requirements. The planning, design and execution had to be completed within a stipulated time period.

Mr. Chiranjevi, Mr. Gowtham Kumar C.K, Mr. Shekar and Ms. Lakshmi, members of the faculty of the Department of Commerce and Management, coordinated jointly to conduct the event successfully along with the student coordinators.

Mar 2019

A Report on Beg-Borrow-Steal

The Business Lab of Dr. N.S.A.M First Grade College conducted an activity, which it called “Beg-Borrow-Steal” for the students of B.Com and BBA on 07 August 2019.

The students were divided into groups of twenty four participants and they were given a task wherein they had to arrange for different items as required by the judges. The group that was able to collect and bring the desired items within the allotted time was declared the winner.

This activity provided a platform to the students to understand the need for planning their requirements; it taught them how planning can be done for the various functions in organizations and the sources from where resources can be raised to execute these plans.

Mr. Chiranjevi, Mr. Gowtham Kumar C.K, Mr. Shekar and Ms. Lakshmi, faculty members of Commerce and Management helped in the successful conduct of this activity along with the student coordinators.

Aug 2019


On 2 Aug 2019, the Commerce & Business Lab organized a unique event – Collage - at the college Seminar Hall in which the students of B.Com and BBA participated.

The event was inaugurated by the Principal along with the HOD, Commerce and Management, and the HOD, Language Department in the presence of faculty members and student coordinators.

The theme of the Collage was “Budget-2019”. Totally, there were thirty participants, who came out with informative, interesting and innovative charts depicting the theme.

Mr. Gowtham C.K, Mr. Shekar and Mr. Chiranjeevi, members of the faculty, Department of Commerce &Management, had taken the lead to organize this event. Their efforts were ably supported by the student coordinators.

We thank all who contributed to the success of the event and look forward to more such path breaking initiatives.

Mar 2019

A Report on Treasure Hunt

Business Lab, Dr N.S.A.M. First Grade College, Bangalore, conducted inter class Treasure Hunt event with the theme “Know Your Campus” on 6 Mar 2019.

The event began with lighting of lamp by Principal Dr R Shanti Iyer. Totally, 12 teams from all classes actively participated and exhibited their skill and talent. Dr Annapurna Kishore, Mrs. Aasha and Ms. Bhavya were judges for the event.

Following were adjudged the winners:

  • I Prize – II B. Com., Section B
  • II Prize – III B. Com., Section C
  • III Prize – III B. Com., Section A

The event was concluded with a vote of thanks proposed by the Convenor – Business Lab.

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