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Celebration of Hindī Diwas (Hindi Day) at RGNIYD on 14 September 2021

Annually, the Hindi Diwas is celebrated on 14th September to mark the declaration of the Hindi language as one of the official languages of Union Government of India. RGNIYD celebrated the Hindi Diwas on 14th September 2021 at its campus. The Director spoke on the importance of implementing Rajbasha (Hindi) in Government Institutions and spoke on various distinct aspects of Hindi Language. Later he administered the Hindi Diwas Pledge to the Faculty and Staff of RGNIYD. The Heads of Departments spoke on the greatness of Hindi Language, its evolution and current status of implementation. Further, the faculty and staff of RGNIYD recited poems, essays, quotes, besides...

1st IBSA (India-Brazil-South Africa) Youth Summit through online from 26-28 August, 2021

 

The Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, the Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports and the Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD) are jointly organising the 1st IBSA (India, Brazil and South Africa) Youth Summit through virtual mode from 26-28 August, 2021.

The inauguration of the 1st IBSA Youth Summit was held virtually on 26th August 2021 at 5.30 pm at the Sushma Swaraj Bhawan (formerly Pravasi Bharatiya Kendra), Ministry of External Affairs, New Delhi.

Ms. Usha Sharma IAS, Secretary (Youth Affairs), Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports gave...

Short-term Certificate Course on NANO Technology & its Applications from 26th - 30th April 2021

RGNIYD today (26th April 2021) inaugurated its Online Short-term Certificate Programme on Nano Technology and its Applications being organised as an Institution – Industry Partnership Programme in association with National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar, Special Centre for Nano Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, Seagate Technology, Minnesota, USA and Boston Scientific, Minnesota USA from April 26 - 30, 2021 through online mode (Cisco Webex).

 

The programme is being offered for the youth who hail from science, computer and information technology backgrounds pursuing their...

Meeting of the Official Language Implementation Committee on 9th April 2021 at RGNIYD

The first quarterly meeting of the Official Language Implementation Committee for the financial year 2021-22 was held on 9th April 2021 at RGNIYD. The Director, RGNIYD chaired the meeting and constituted new Committee comprising the heads of various Departments and Sections as its members for this financial year who will be responsible for promotion of  use of Official Language (Hindi) in their respective Departments/Sections. The meeting was held through online mode for the Academic Fraternity of RGNIYD to participate wherein, the Director and other senior official present in the office were physically present in the meeting at RGNIYD. Altogether, 17...

Lecture on Relevance of Vocational Guidance Wellness Counselling for Rural Youth

The Director, RGNIYD delivered a lecture  on 9th April 2021 titled “Relevance of Vocational Guidance Wellness Counselling for Rural Youth” to the Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) and the Chief Operating Officer (COOs) of the of State / Union Territories across India responsible for implementation of the rural Livelihood Mission for the rural youth.

 

The lecture session was a part of the Conclave titled a Structured Approach to Vocational Guidance and Wellness for the purpose of Counselling the Rural Youth in Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY) being implemented by the Ministry of Rural Development, Government of India. The...

Prof. Sibnath Deb, Director of RGNIYD had interaction with Secretary (YA), Joint Secretary (YA) of MoYAS and UNICEF Team on the India Youth Development Index 2022 held on March 02, 2021 at 4.00 pm

Prof. Sibnath Deb, Director of RGNIYD had interaction with Secretary (YA), Joint Secretary (YA) of MoYAS and UNICEF Team on the India Youth Development Index 2022 held on March 02, 2021 at 4.00 pm

Three-day International Conference on “Buddhist Philosophy and its Role in Inculcating Values among Youth” through virtual mode from February 17-19, 2021, jointly organized by RGNIYD and ICCR

 

 

 

RGNIYD, Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu, (an Institute of National Importance by the Act of Parliament under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India) in collaboration with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), (an Autonomous Organisation of the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India), New Delhi is organizing a 3-Day International Conference on “Buddhist Philosophy and its Role in Inculcating Values among Youth” through virtual mode from February 17-19, 2021.

 

The International...

Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Conference on ''Bringing together Young Achievers from India and Indian Diaspora'' was organized by MoYAS and Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India.

 

 

Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Conference on ''Bringing together Young Achievers from India and Indian Diaspora'' was organized by MoYAS and Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India. Hon’ble Minister of State for External Affairs, Government of India, Shri V. Muraleedharan, Hon’ble Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs and Sports & Minority Affairs, Shri. Kiren Rijiju, Special Guest, Ms. Priyanca Radhakrishnan, Hon’ble Minister for Youth, Community and Voluntary Sector, and Diversity, Inclusion and Ethnic Communities, New Zealand; Shri Sanjay Bhattacharyya, Secretary (OIA &...

RGNIYD has launched its fourth short-term Technical Certificate Course on Cloud Computing on November 16, 2020

RGNIYD has launched its fourth short-term Technical Certificate Course on Cloud Computing offered in collaboration with NIT Jalandhar, Punjab on November 16, 2020. The Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Ms. Usha Sharma IAS inaugurated the programme and delivered the presidential address during the inauguration. Prof. Sibnath Deb, Director, RGNIYD, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India addressed the participants and brought in the role of cloud computing in today’s technological advancement in the IT and allied sectors. Prof. Lalith Kumar Awasthi, Director of NIT Jalandhar during the...

Five Day Orientation Program on Youth Development (An Exclusive Programme Designed for NCC Officers of North Eastern Region)

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The Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu organised a 5-Day Online Orientation Program on “Youth Development” during Oct. 27-31, 2020. The program was inaugurated by Ms. Usha Sharma, IAS, Secretary to the Government of India, Ministry of Youth affairs and Sports (MYAS), GoI. Major General Shri. Ananta Bhuyan, Sena Medal & Additional Director General of NCC, North Eastern Directorate of...

Online Consultation with the HR Managers of Industries in Tamil Nadu to Map the Skill Requirements of Youth

 

 

In November 2019, the unemployment rate in Tamil Nadu was at 2.5%, as per a study conducted by the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE). In April, 2020 when the lockdown was in place, the unemployment rate rose to 43.5% as per the study. In May, as the lockdown restrictions were relaxed, the unemployment rate stood at 33%, the study by the same organization pointed out.

 

The unemployment situation can be tackled by providing skill development training at a much faster rate than is happening in the last few years. Presently, only 2 per cent of the total workforce in India have undergone skill training. Three-fourths of the youth in...

Workshop on Academic Writing – 44 Faculty, Research Scholar and Students have participated in the above online Workshop

On the first day i.e. 22nd June, 2020, the workshop was started with the welcome speech delivered by Dr Sharmistha Bhattacharjee, Head, Department of Social Engineering, RGNIYD. She welcomed the Director, the learned resource person Prof Lakshmi Lingam, Prof.TRA Devkumar, Registrar, Dr S Laitha, Head Department of Social Work, Dr Kumaravel and Dr Rambabu Botcha. She also welcomed all the 45 Participants (faculty and scholars from other universities and faculty and scholars of RGNIYD). The inaugural address was delivered by Prof Sibnath Deb, Director RGNIYD. In his speech he enlightens the participants with the need of academic writing in the contemporary...

RGNIYD WEBMINAR || A Special Lecture on Academic Motivation and Career Preparation: Strategies to Enhance Students Success

A Special Lecture on Academic Motivation and Career Preparation: Strategies to Enhance Students Success – A live streaming by Prof. Sibnath Deb, Director, RGNIYD, Dr.Bishakha Majumdar, Asst. Prof. IIM, Visakhapatnam, Dr.Anjali Gireesan, Scientist, DRDO, GoI, Dr.Aneesh Kumar, Asst. Professor, Dept. of Psychology, CHRIST and Dr.Shinto Thomas, Asst. Professor. Department of Psychology, CHRIST.  90 numbers of Students, Research Scholars and Faculty of RGNIYD interacted through the Webinar.

Three Days Orientation to Freshers of Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD) (2019-21 batch)

RGNIYD has successfully completed the three days orientation programme to the newly joined students from 15-17 July, 2019. There were around 100 students participated in the programme. Inaugural address was delivered by Prof.A.Chandra Mohan, Registrar on 15th July, 2019, the orientation begun with the presentation on RGNIYD by Dr.K.Gireesan and Dr.Pitabasa.Sahoo. After that, sessions on administration, academic sections were given on various aspects and important issues. The coordinators organised ice-breaking session and games to the students with which they know each other and some of the games were organised pertaining to Team Building, Self-Awareness, Time...

International Workshop on Organic Agriculture 3.0

Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD) in collaboration with the Centre on Integrated Rural Development for Asia and the Pacific (CIRDAP), Dhaka, Bangladesh and Asia Productivity Organisation (APO), Tokyo, Japan is organising an International Workshop on Organic Agriculture 3.0 from 03-07 December 2018 at RGNIYD, Sriperumbudur.

The objectives of the workshop are to enable extensive adoption of sustainable farming systems based on organic principles, instil a culture of innovation, replication of best practices in the different countries. The programme has delegates and Observers from various countries in the Asia and the...

Celebration of International Yoga Day

RGNIYD on 21st June 2018 celebrated International Yoga Day at its campus with 130 (83 boys, 47 girls) students from different schools in and around Sriperumbudur and its staff (46 male, 35 female). Shri.P. Mohan Raj, PTI, RGNIYD, welcomed participants and the chief guest Dr. P. Bhaskaran, Yoga Kalaimamani for the programme.

Prof. Dr. A. Chandra Mohan, Registrar RGNIYD greeted the participants for the celebration by lighting the lamp and addressed the gathering about the importance of Yoga practice in daily life. The registrar also explained about various benefits of yoga to maintain good health and athletic performance.

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Three-day training to enhance employability skills

Three-day training to enhance employability skills begins
The training programme was aimed at enhancing the employability skills of the youth, Registrar of Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Sriperumbudur A. Chandra Mohan said here on Monday. Giving a digital presentation at the inaugural of a three-day workshop on training of the trainers on employability skills for NSS programme officers organised jointly by Andhra University National Service Scheme and RGNIYD, Prof. Chandra Mohan underlined the need to hone the traits required to become smart and successful future leaders.

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Cultural extravaganza “YUVAM” on 17th March 2018

February 9th 2018, Sriperumbudur

Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD) under Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports is organizing its first ever cultural extravaganza “YUVAM” on 17th March 2018. In connection to the preceding, a logo launch event had taken place in the campus. The function was preceded over by Prof. Dr. A Chandramohan, Registrar, RGNIYD. The fest aims at empowering the post millennials through promotion of art and culture. It would be an exhibition of varied talents from variegated states. Dr.T.Gopinath,PRO released the news to media and requested to Publish it...

Training of Trainers (ToT) for NSS Programme Officers on Youth and Peace Building

 

Training of Trainers (ToT) for NSS Programme Officers

On

Youth and Peace Building

Date: 29th to 31st January, 2018

Venue: Conference Room, IDE, RGU

 

JOINTLY ORGANIZED BY:

Centre for...

Three Day Training of Trainers (ToT) on Youth and Peace Building from 20 - 22 January 2018

Press Report-1st Day- 20-01.2018

 

A Three Day Training of Trainers (ToT) on Youth and Peace Building is organised by Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), An Institution of national importance by an Act of Parliament under the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India in collaboration with State NSS Cell, Government of Telangana and Gandhi Research Foundation, Maharashtra hosted at Anurag Group of Institutions, Hyderabad from 20-22 January, 2018. The prime objective is to train NSS Programme Officers (POs) of Telangana State on Youth engagement...

Prof. Dr. M.M.Goel,Director, RGNIYD delivered motivational talk on 'RGNIYD for Empowerment of Youth in India' on the occasion of 22nd National Youth Festival 2018 at Greater Noida on 14/01/2018

Greater Noida (UP), January 14, - ‘Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD- an institution of national importance by Act of Parliament), Sriperumbudur   stands committed for empowerment of youth with dedication, devotion and determination to say no to discrimination, discontent and deprivation as mandated by National Youth Policy 2014 ,’ said Professor (Dr.) Madan Mohan Goel, Director RGNIYD, while addressing the youth participants of 22nd National Youth Festival   at Gautam Buddha University here today in his motivational talk on the topic ‘ RGNIYD for Empowerment of Youth in India’.

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Training programme on "Prevention of Suicide and Drug Addiction"

Sriperumbudur, Jan.09- One day   Training programme on "Prevention of Suicide and Drug Addiction" for school children organised by Chief Educational Officer, Kancheepuram     at Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD) held here today.

 

While delivering the inaugural address Professor Madan Mohan Goel, Director, RGNIYD diagnosed three major causes as peer pressure, adolescent immaturity and irresponsible parenting luring our children towards addiction and a life of suffering and leading to suicides also.

 

 To say no to suicides, we need to remember and understand the reality that soul is...

 A three days ‘Workshop on Gender Equity’ for Training of Trainers (ToT) from 07 to 09 January, 2018

Guwahati, January 07 –  A three days ‘Workshop on Gender Equity’ for Training of Trainers (ToT) jointly organised by  Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD) Sriperumbudur  and  Krishna Kanta Handiqui Sate Open University  (KKHSOU) began  here today at  the Gauhati Commerce College.

 While delivering the inaugural address Professor (Dr.) M.M. Goel, Director RGNIYD said that gender equity is inbuilt in spirituality wherein soul is gender neutral.

 He justified gender equality on the basis of red blood running in the veins of...

For Placements, Poverty and Pollution, 3 P and 3H Programm of Real Education Needed: Prof. Goel

Port Blair, January 4, 2018- A three days Training of Trainers (ToT) Program on ‘ Rural Development and Youth’ organized by Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Sriperumbudur began here today at Jawaharlal Nehru Rajkeeya Mahavidyalaya.

TO ensure placements, reduce poverty and pollution (3P), we need to promote proper, productive and practical (3P)  use of hands, head and heart (3H) as real education in India including rural areas, said Prof. Madan Mohan Goel, Director, RGNIYD while delivering in the inaugural address.

The higher voting rate in rural areas with more per capita...

Bangladeshi Student Delegation Exposure Visit-cum-Orientation Programme in India

Sriperumbudur, Jan 02, 2018- A five days’ Bangladeshi Student Delegation Exposure Visit-cum-Orientation Programme in India organised by  Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD)   began here today.

 To imbibe   values of life , we need to learn spirituality  flowing from  Bhagvad Gita which is ism neutral religion free treatise on relationship management and welfare economics, said Prof. Madan Mohan Goel, Director, RGNIYD while delivering the inaugural address.

RGNIYD stands committed for empowerment of youth with dedication, devotion and...

Welcome 2018 and Launching of Intranet and Youth Portal Website

Sriperumbudur,Jan.01,2018- Professor Madan Mohan Goel, Director, Rajiv Gandhi National Institute for Youth Development(RGNIYD)  while greeting the students and staff in the seminar hall said that  2018  is bringing hope (happiness, opportunities, passion and empowerment) for us in the RGNIYD family for serving the stakeholders with dedication, devotion and determination.

On this occasion, a youth portal and RGNIYD intranet were launched by Prof Goel. The   operational features of the youth portal and RGNIYD intranet was elucidated by Prof Vasanthi   Rajendran, Professor CTO / CB and Dean of Academic affairs...

One Day Training Programme on ‘School Mental Health’ at Dept. of Applied Psychology on 27/12/2017

Sriperumbudur, Dec.27 – Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development ( RGNIYD) has organised  one day training programme  on ‘School Mental Health’  at Dept. of Applied Psychology here today.

While delivering the inaugural address Professor (Dr.) Madan Mohan Goel, Director RGNIYD justified the need for understanding, analysing and interpreting the mental health   as necessary and sufficient condition for positive sense of wellbeing for the entire population.

To protect health from mental illness, we ned to understand, analyse and interpret the psychological, social and...

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