Disha Programs – July & August 2019 – Report

Disha is a non-profit social initiative (started in 2005) that focuses on imparting values and necessary skills for the development of holistic personality of youth. The vision of Disha is to “Transform Youth to Transform Nation”. The programs of Disha revolve around the theme “Know Your Self, Know Your Country and Know Your Culture“. This helps youngsters evolve into better human beings thereby enabling them to become the catalysts of social change.

Highlights of Disha Programs:

  • Activity-based with a unique blend of fun and learning
  • Encourage inquiry and introspection
  • Kindle the spirit of patriotism
  • Equip with values and skills for personal and professional excellence

Disha conducted the following programs in the last 2 months:

  • Holistic Personality Development Workshops:
  • Orientation Programs in UG/PG Colleges – One-day program that help students prepare their minds to pursue their student life with dedication by overcoming distractions, with a sense of responsibility. The program motivates students to seek and find meaning and purpose- in their education and their role as citizens of India.


Institution No of Workshops No of Students
MESIOM 2 179
MLAAHL 2 181
Soundarya institute of management 3 215
AIMS 1 110
Dayananda Sagar college 1 180
Aurobindo 1 160
Bapu Degree college 1 95
SRN Adarsh college 1 100
BSVP 1 80
New Horizon degree college 2 360
Sheshadripuram commerce college 2 50
APS commerce College 1 90
PES law college 1 35
PES BBA 1 70
Total 20 1900


  • Induction Programs in Engineering Colleges based on AICTE/VTU guidelines– One day to Four-day workshop designed for freshers. The modules focus on Personal Enrichment and Professional Excellence by covering the following requisites: Nationality, Human Values, Soft Skills and, Social Responsibility. This will strengthen individuals and thereby strengthening the nation.


Institution No of Workshops No of Students
Amrita university 2 1100
Malnad college of engineering 2 600
JSS ATE 3 450
East West institute of technology 2 500
SJCE Mysore 1 600
Nitte Meenakshi 3 600
KIT Tiptur 1 220
Dr.AIT 1 500
BMSSA 1 80
VKIT 1 110
Total 17 4760


  • Level 1 Workshops – One-day workshops are conducted to sensitize the students about the importance of value-based life on the foundation of the great heritage of Bharat. The workshop motivates students to make use of their college life to enrich their lives for the betterment of society.
  • Level 2 Workshops – One-day workshops are conducted to make students lead a harmonious life with oneself, family and society. The sessions are designed for the holistic development of students and face the challenges of life with positive attitude.


Institution No of Workshops No of Students
Vivekananda BEd college 1 85
Sri Rama Degree college 1 40
Vidyachetana 1 20
Sheshadripuram commerce college 2 50
Sheshadripuram first grade college 1 85
Sheshadripuram Yelahanka 1 85
mLAC 6 670
VV Puram degree college 1 100
Total 13 1150



  • Faculty Development Workshops – Prerana – One-day/Two-days workshops that focus on true teachership and enabling different roles of teacher through talks by eminent academicians and different activities thus embarking on a “Journey from Teacher to Guru”.


Institution No of Workshops No of Students
BMSCW – FDP 1 90
Soundarya college – FDP 1 35
Total 2 125