Industry-academy relationship, entrepreneurial culture on campus, conducive environment, industry visits, top academics, recognition from government and private bodies, state-of-the-art sports infrastructure and dedicated industry-led centers of excellence give a synopsis of a world-class, new-age and innovation-focused education at Manav Rachna!
The educational institutions of Manav Rachna are actively engaged in research in various fields including engineering, applied sciences, mathematics, nutrition, sports, literature and many more. The culture of research and innovation at Manav Rachna needs no introduction due to the more than 80 alumni and start-ups on campus and 7800 research papers in international journals and conferences/ national.
The fifth edition of Manav Rachna Annual Technical Fest “INNOSKILL 2022” was a highly sought after event for all students of Delhi-NCR Schools and Universities as they were given a unique opportunity to showcase their skills and innovation on a larger platform. form and a chance to win prizes worth 2 Lakhs.
The encouraging participation of 2500 students from various Indian universities and schools in a host of competitions across 9 different verticals has undoubtedly given INNOSKILL 2022 an edge. Students participated in the following topics: Squared Challenge in Engineering and Design, Healthcare Mystery, Media and Library Stumper, Sustainability, Eduskill and Culinary Successor, Sports Pioneer, Advance Guard, Law knot, Business and Management Conundrum and Social Spectrum. The main attractions of these verticals included skill-based competitions, exhibits and visual presentations with hands-on workshops.
Innovations and ideas were judged by Ms. Monika Sehrawat, American Express; Rachit, Almo Electricals Industry; Mr. Sushil Kumar, Tata Technologies; Dr. Srishti, Bharti Vidyapeeth; and Mr. Prashant, Electric one Mobility with other industry experts.
The event witnessed the gracious attendance of Mr. Mussarat Hussain, Senior Advisor – Maruti Suzuki as the chief guest of the Inaugural Ceremony, and Dr. Sanjay Mishra, Senior Advisor, Ministry of Science and Technology, GOI as main guest for the closing ceremony. , with Mr. Sahil Dhawan, Director, Ex Squared was the guest of honour.
Universities like Unitec Institute of Technology, New Zealand, Carleton University, Canada, Brock University, Canada, Arizona State University, USA, IIT, Roorkee and many more participated in the festival. Schools like Manav Rachna International Schools, Lancers International School, Heritage Experiential Learning School, Delhi Public School, Manaskriti School, DAV Police Public School, Mother’s Sacred Heart Academy, Eicher School Faridabad and many more were part of the event.
Students participated in events such as Design Eco Product, Best out of e-waste, Srijan, Digital Ad Competition, Trading Bootcamp, AI/ML, Environment and Healthcare, Robotics & Automation, Developing Apps, Mobility/Drone/Interdisciplinary, IoT/ Smart Home, technology for rural areas/precision agriculture/women’s safety applications, geriatric care, and many more.
Various skills workshops were held, such as Diving into the depths of the ocean of the web with React, Opening chains to Web 3.0 with blockchain, and Building the world using a drone, Workshop on the Basic Life Support, Ergonomics Assessment Workshop, Body Shape Assessment to mention a few.
The prize money of 2 Lakhs was distributed to 135 winners in three categories: 6th to 8th graders, 9th to 12th graders and university students.
INNOSKILL 2022 was sponsored by IOCL R&D, Manav Rachna NewGenIEDC, FIA, FIACS, Indo Autotech Limited, Imperial Auto Industries Limited, Super Screws Pvt. Ltd., Shivalik Prints Limited, Securico Electronics India Limited, Sadhu Forging Limited, Indication Instruments Limited, Dee Development Engineers Limited, ISHRAE, AMD and Lakme.
The huge success of this annual tech festival reiterates Manav Rachna’s vision that “Innovation is seen as a learnable skill whereby different students demonstrate different styles in creating opportunities by being open experimenting with new concepts and collaborating with like-minded students or teams so that values and behaviors can be aligned to bring out positive individual and collective performance and improved work attitudes.