Monday, 4 June 2018

Desh Bhagat Dental College & Hospital Celebrates No Tobacco Day

Desh Bhagat Dental College and Hospital, a constituent of Desh Bhagat University observed World No Tobacco Day. The dental students of different classes participated in it and organized awareness drives against tobacco products at different places.

University Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh encouraged the dental students and staff to put every effort to make people aware about the ill effects of tobacco on human health.

The team led by Dr. Rajvir Kaur Grewal (Reader, Dept. of Oral Pathology) made the people aware about oral health. Dr. Tamanna Soni, Dr. Sonal Bhatia and Dr. Gagandeep Singh Ghansi conducted awareness talk with migrant workers and labourers highlighting about devastating harms of tobacco which might lead to Cancer. The team also motivated tobacco users to visit tobacco cessation centre at DBDC.

Giving more details, Pro Chancellor Dr. Tajinder Kaur informed that the team consisted of Dr. Prabhjot, Dr. Monika Kalia and Dr. Jasvir counseled the patients on lifestyle changes such as reducing tobacco use and also provided solution to reduce tobacco related death and disease at Desh Bhagat Chowk.

In another move, Dr. Rajvir Grewal along with the team visited Desh Bhagat Global School and addressed the students from 8th to 11th class as this age group is most easily vulnerable to sell tobacco products. The students were made aware about different forms of tobacco and explained about its harmful effects on individual physically, mentally and socially. The students also took a pledge to refrain from the use of tobacco and adopted the motto, ‘Say No to Tobacco and Yes to  Life’.

Monday, 28 May 2018

Desh Bhagat University Celebrates Nurses Week

Students Starts An Awareness Drive On Rubella And Measles


In top 5 universities in punjab,  Desh Bhagat University Faculty of Nursing celebrated World Nurses’ Day in a special manner. To mark this day, a week long health awareness programme was arranged. On the final day of the proagramme a special function was organised. The Students of M.Sc. Nursing , Post basic Nursing, B.Sc. Nursing, GNM and ANM participated in it.

University Vice Chancellor Dr. Virinder Singh inaugurated the event and appreciated the initiative taken by the nursing students. Speaking on this occasion, he said that International Nurses Day is marked every year to celebrate the contributions to society and medical care made by nurses around the world. The date was chosen as Florence Nightingale's birth anniversary – to celebrate the 'lady with the lamp' who nursed wounded soldiers during the Crimean War, and whose progressive ideas and reforms influenced the nature of modern-day nursing.

Giving more details about the awareness week programmes, Pro-Chancellor Dr. Tajinder Kaur said that nursing students took part in different activities. The students organised a door to door campaign to create awareness among people regarding different diseases like Diabetes, Cancer, Epilepsy, Obesity, Drugs and other medical conditions. The students also started a special awareness drive on Rubella and Measles Vaccination. Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh appreciated the move and said that such programmes are very helpful for the people, especially for the rural area people.

 Vice Principal Deepak Shandilya informed that the students distributed pictorial pamphlets to spread awareness among school students, local residents and surrounding areas of Amloh. The students also urged the people not to give any attention towards the rumours being spread about the ill effects of Measles and Rubella vaccination.Later, the students who had made excellent performance in events like awareness activities, quiz contest, poster making, dance competition, speech contest and other competitions were honoured. 

Tuesday, 15 May 2018

Farewell Party At Desh Bhagat University

In best university in Punjab, Desh Bhagat University Faculty of Business Management and Commerce organised a Farewell Party for MBA, M.Com, BBA & B.Com students with great fervour and joy. University Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh and Pro Chancellor Dr. Tajinder Kaur presided over the function and conveyed their best wishes to the students.

 A Cultural programme was arranged on this occasion, in which students performed Bhangra, Gidha, Group Dance, Choreography, Mono Acting, Mimicry and Fun Games etc. The main attraction of the party was modeling on ramp by the outgoing students. To add more fun to the celebration, the outgoing students' precise commentary on their personalities were also enacted by their juniors as a token of love and honour.

 After diverse rounds of games and performances, Ms. Azra Aslam of M.Com won the title of 'Miss Farewell' and Amir Zahoor of IMBA was selected as 'Mr. Farewell'. Ms. Gurleen Kaur from Class B.Com won the Miss Personality and Lovepreet Singh of BBA got Mr. Personality title. The party was highly enjoyed and appreciated by the students. Later the students enjoyed the DJ Dance Party.

Vice Chancellor Dr. Virinder Singh said that Desh Bhagat University has made special achievements in academics, cultural, sports, and social service activities, highlighting additional facilities provided for enhancing their general knowledge all along with the regular curriculum so that they can grow in every field in this age of competition.

Monday, 7 May 2018

A Program on Mathematics Awareness at Desh Bhagat University

As part of Mathematics Awareness Month Celebrations, in best universities in Punjab and North India, Desh Bhagat University celebrated National Mathematics Day. The event was sponsored by Punjab State Council for Science and Technology (PSCST). The Experts of the day were Er. Nitin from Patiala and Mr. Vishal from Pushpa Gujral Science City. Students and staff members from Faculty of Engineering, Agriculture Courses & Applied Sciences participated in it.

Program on Mathematics Awareness at Desh Bhagat University

The event was inaugurated by the university Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh. He said that objective of the event is to teach the students about the various facets of mathematics in daily life.  Vice Chancellor Dr. Virinder Singh highlighted that Indian history reflects back the origin of great scientists and mathematicians.

Pro Vice Chancellor Dr. Neelima Jerath gave a brief introduction about the day. She highlighted that digit 0 (Zero) is invented by the Indians though the history of mathematics dates back to Babylonian and Mayan civilization also, besides Indian civilization. She brought out that mathematics provided the base of many scientific branches.  

In first session, Mr. Nitin, an expert in Vedic Mathematics informed the students that Vedic Mathematics was useful in development of mind in order to achieve the goals in life. He explained how complex additions, square of a numbers etc. can be done within a second by applying the basics of Vedic mathematics.

In the second session Mr. Vishal from Pushpa Gujral Science city presented his talk on “Thinking out of box for sustainable development”. He presented case studies on inventions by school students and how necessity becomes the mother of invention. He also motivated the students to be part of inventions and innovations.

Pro Chancellor Dr. Tajinder Kaur informed that such events to overcome phobia of mathematics should be regularly conducted in the university.

Dr. H. K. Sidhu and Dr. Ruchi proposed vote of thanks and appreciated the learned speakers for their valuable thoughts and suggestions. Er. Arshdeep Singh, Er. Amritpal Singh were also present at the occasion.

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Desh Bhagat University Organises Seminar For Ayurvedic Students

5 Students Get Jobs In Jiva Ayurveda

Desh Bhagat University Faculty of Ayurveda and Research orgnaised a Seminar entitled ‘Effective Treatment of Highly Common Diseases’.  The event was organised in collaboration with Jiva Ayurveda, Faridabad (Haryana), in which students of different classes participated. University Pro-Chancellor Dr. Tajinder Kaur, while inaugurating the event said that treatment of so many diseases through Ayurveda is quite worthwhile as it dominates preventive aspects.

Dr. Ishu Arora and Ms. Preeti Sharma, Senior Ayurveda Experts at Jiva interacted with the students and informed them about importance of Ayurveda System in Effective Treatment Therapies. They also gave presentation about Jiva Ayurveda. A quiz competition ‘Ayurwhiz’ was also organized wherein students interacted with representatives of the company and sought their queries.

On this occasion offer letters were given to the meritorious students named Vishali Walia(1st), Neetu Sohal, Sanamika Gupta (Both 2nd) and Akshay Chopra & Shruti Bhardwaj (Both 3rd) who had got first, second and third positions respectively in BAMS Final Professional examinations by Jiva Company.

Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh and Vice Chancellor Dr. Virinder Singh appreciated the JIVA Ayurveda for its generous contribution to the development of Ayurveda. They also talked about the long healthy relationship of the institute with the company. Registrar Dr. Kulbhushan Vashist thanked both the guests and hoped that this event will prove quite useful for the students and faculty members. Staff members and intern students were present on the occasion.

Friday, 20 April 2018

Desh Bhagat University’s 5th Annual Athletic Meet

In best university in Punjab and North India, Desh Bhagat University organised its 5th Annual Athletic Meet with great fervour. The meet began with hoisting the university flag by the Chancellor Dr. Zora Singh. He inspired the students by emphasizing that participation is more important in sports than victory or defeat.

Arjuna Awardee Athlete Madhuri A. Singh joined as chief guest on inaugural ceremony. While motivating the youths about games she exhorted them to play games and make games regular part of their life and keep away from all kinds of drugs.

During the Athletic meet, individual and team competitions among students of various faculties were held. These competitions included: Races of 3000, 1500, 400, 200, 100 Meters,  Shot-put,  Javelin,  Discus Throw,  High Jump and Long Jump etc.

Ravinder Singh (Faculty of Education) was declared best Athlete among boys and Divya Saini (Faculty of Ayurveda) was declared best Athlete among girls.

Pro Chancellor Dr. Tajinder Kaur and Vice-chancellor Dr. Virinder Singh presided over the valedictory function and gave away the prizes to the winners. They appreciated the sports talent of the students. On this occasion, Registrar Dr. Kulbhushan, Dental College Principal Dr. Manish Kumar, Dr. Sanjiv Soni, staff members and large number of students from different faculties were present.

Results of different events were as under:

In Girls Category, 800 Mtrs. Race : Manpreet Kaur (Faculty of Education) got first position and Tarandeep Kaur (Dental College) stood second.
In 400 Mtrs. Race: Himani (Dental College) declared First and Harmandeep Kaur (Faculty of Education) got Second. In 100 Mtrs. Race : Paramjeet Kaur (B.P.T) got First and Rajwinder Kaur (Faculty of Education) got second place. In Javelin Throw: Parminder Kaur (Faculty of Education) stood First; Usha Rani (Faculty of Education) got second position.

In Boys Category, 3000 Mtrs Race: Amandeep Singh (Faculty of Education) stood first while Pardeep Kumar (Faculty of Engineering) stood second. 1500 Mtrs Race: Amandeep Singh (Faculty of Education) stood first while Jashanpreet Singh (Faculty of Education) stood second. 800 Mtrs Race: Amandeep Singh (Faculty of Education) stood first while Yograj Singh (Faculty of Education) stood second. In Discuss Throw: Lakhvinder Singh (Faculty of Engineering) got first, while Gurkaran (Faculty of Law) stood second.