Bennett University students experience 24 hours non-stop Bootcamp by MQDC
Staying true to its commitment of building an ecosystem of ideas and nurturing young talent, Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited (MQDC) Whizdom Club, a co-working space, organized a one of its kind 24 hour non-stop Bootcamp for the students of Bennett University, in association wIt was an immersive entrepreneurship program that kick-started on the 7th and ended on the 8th of February 2020.ith TurningIdeas Ventures, a startup incubation and advisory company. It was an immersive entrepreneurship program that kick-started on the 7th and ended on the 8th of February 2020. The programme allowed the participants to experience the life of an entrepreneur through an interactive and gamified event with many twists and turns.
Over 70 B.Tech and MBA students of Bennett University were hosted during the event and were divided into 14 teams. Each team was given problem statements, mentorship sessions, and virtual equity to create pitches for their ideas within 24 hours. The program enabled the participants to experience every step of a new business venture, from the initial ideation to a commercially viable business that could finally be pitched to the esteemed jury featuring Sorabh Agarwal, Angel Investor, Strategic and M&A Advisor; Sanjeev Singh, Associate Professor, IIC, UDSC; Ritu Marya, Editor-in-Chief, Entrepreneur APAC and India, Sanjeev Singhal, Co-Founder, InnerChef and Sameer Garg, Vice President and Group Head, Axis Bank.
“Zero2One by Whizdom Club, is a first of its kind startup Bootcamp which focused on letting the founders experience entire lifecycle of a startup from ideation to fund-raise, peppered with real-life situations all in 24 hrs,” said Ashish Mittal, Chief Mentor, TurningIdeas.
During the event, participants worked on various projects such as ‘Failed Startup Asset Monetization Platform’ for startups, building a platform for co-working to offer single-window services for startups, developing alternative government processes for ease of issue of permission, and license or registration by government departments to reduce physical interface. The winning team created a platform using an IVR system to connect blue-collar employees to vast job opportunities. They also created a WhatsApp platform which sends automated replies based on responses received from the employees for those with smartphone access. The winning team earned workspace passes at Whizdom Club, an internship opportunity at MQDC India and Turning Ideas Ventures, incubation support, technology credits, certification from Whizdom Club, MQDC India and more.
Ms.Chulamas (Amy) Jitpatima, Director Whizdom Club by MQDC India, said, “This one-day programme was designed to inspire young minds to become innovative change makers and gain first-hand experience of ground realities. It was exciting to see the energy and passion the BU students exhibited during the 24-hour marathon”.
Bennett University was established in 2016 by the Times of India with a start-up culture under Bennett Hatchery,. It’s an in-house incubation centre currently having more than 30 student start-ups. The Hatchery also facilitates participation in national competitions, global boot-camps, visits to Accelerators and talks by Start-ups/VCs for budding entrepreneurs.
Dr. Vinod Shastri, Head Academics & Research - Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Bennett University said, “The Bootcamp at Whizdom Club was a great learning experience for the students. It gave them a glimpse of the life of an entrepreneur as well as an opportunity to share their ideas and be mentored by industry veterans”.
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Questions related to Bennett University, Greater Noida
How many Percentage is needed in 10+2 for getting admission in Bennett university (BA LLB).
To get Admission in Benett University , as per eligibility criteria to be eligible you need at least 60 % in your class 12 board examination or equivalent.
While the selection for Admission is through 3 modes:-
- Performance in CLAT
- Performance in LSAT
- On the basis of merit- through marks obtained in class 12
For detailed information visit its Official page , the link is provided below
what is the date of Bennett university exam(BA LLB)
Bennett University takes admission to it's BA LLB course through following process:
- Common Law Admission Test (CLAT)
- The Law School Admission Test (LSAT)
- And percentage of 10+2
So for admission to Bennett University you must look upto preparing for CLAT or LSAT and check their dates or you can even take admission on the basis of your 12th marks. For detailed information regarding admission procedure follow the link; Bennett University (https://www.bennett.edu.in/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Admission-Procedure-BA-BBA-LLB_2020.pdf)
is bennet university will be good for journalism
The course is directly guided by The Times Group. They get the Times benefit.Most of the faculty is from there and thus are well versed with what goes inside the newsroom. Almost 60% of our course is based on practical work, and theory only takes the rest 40.
Well, Bennett University is one of the best choices for a career in mass communication and journalism. The exposure given to the students is truly amazing. They help you to develop the skills required in the various mediums. The teaching pattern is quite different from other colleges; the ratio of practical and theoretical is 70% - 30% respectively. Total fees is 9.6 lakh for 3 years.
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Is there any scholarship in Bennett University offered to Meritoris student so that their fees can offset by their scholarship?
We are in one of the top institutions, We offers very good scholarship to the deserving students, All the details are given on college website. We have the option for 100% scholarship based on your JEE Main rank & your 10+2 score so if you refer the website there are four different type of scholarship so it starts from 100% then 50% & there are other two levels depending where you stand academically Either your JEE main rank & your 10+2 score so you will get the scholarship.
Dr. Deepak Garg
(Prof. & HOD, Bennett University)
How does an Internship structure flow in Bennett University ?
After third year there is mandatory scholarship of 8 weeks then in last semester there is a mandatory project semester of one semester that means of 16 weeks so apart from that many students even do internship after first year & second year but that is optional. Many students are excited that they don't want to loose their time & energy.
Some of the students in Bennett university even doing four internship in the time of four years so that's how it is structured so Mandatory is only two internship one is 8 weeks & one is 16 weeks.
Dr. Deepak Garg
(Prof. & HOD, Bennett University)