Jalandhar, March 2, 2020: The students of Commerce of Apeejay College of Fine Arts, Jalandhar, participated in KAIZEN, organised by IIT, Delhi. Shalini of B.Com. (4th semester) and Ambrish Kashyap of BBA (6th semester) presented a Business Plan on ‘Biodegradable Plastic’ in the competition ‘Think Tank’. Both won the first prize along with a cash prize of Rs 5,000/- each.
Using their innovation and creativity, the students came up with an idea that the granules of the sugarcane waste can be used to create plastic bottles which after it’s usage will get decomposed in just 80 days. Soon, they are going to patent this business plan as well.
College Principal, Dr Sucharita Sharma, shared that it is a moment of honour for our College to see our students standing out among other 12 participating colleges, most of which were reputed Engineering colleges of our nation. She congratulated the students for bringing laurels to the College and motivated them to keep their spirits high in the future as well. She also appreciated Dr Monika Mogla, Head of Commerce, and other faculty members for guiding the students towards sparkling success.