Principal's Desk
-----------------------------------------------------------------------

“ThThe size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire, the size of your dream, and how you handle disappointment along the way." - Robert Kiyosaki
Dr. K. B. Sharma The higher education has been always recognized for its inevitable role in sculpting the youth and building of any nation. Since its inception in 1954, Subodh P.G. College is heading towards educational excellence persistently and its consistent efforts are witnessed by the glorified history it shares. Our endeavour for innovation and quest for excellence has received recognition in the form of numerous awards and accolades by various Government, Private and individual bodies from time to time. The college has been re- accredited with “A++”grade with 3.82 CGPA by NAAC-UGC in 2017-18 which is highest in the whole country. The excellence and incredibility were maintained by positioning itself among top 200 colleges of India in NIRF Ranking-2019, 2020 and 2021 relentlessly. The college has set a new benchmark of quality and eminence by becoming the DBT Star College under the scheme of the Department of the Biotechnology. Reflecting the diligence and supremacy of work, the college has been selected (only 16 colleges selected from all over India) for Fund for Improvement of S&T Infrastructure in Universities and Higher Educational Institutions (FIST) Program by Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India for strengthening the quality research and innovative teaching. With the supportive and guiding ideology of the Subodh Management the college has maintained its Teaching Excellence Practices due to which it got exemplary recognition not only within Northern Zone but all over India. The college has been placed at the first position in Rajasthan in a National level survey on Best College in India -2020 conducted by “The Week” magazine. Adding grace to the performance of the College, in the ranking of Education World-2021 (Higher Education, Grand Jury Awards) the College has been Ranked Third all over India in Good Management Practices & systems. The outstanding performance of the college is also recognized in All India Ranking 2020 done by India Today,in which it got 48th position at All India Level. The reward of Awards does not stop here, it was declared top most college in Rajasthan state and positioned at 18th place in a survey conducted by Education World. The dedication and sheer hard work of the college reverted in the form of yet another award- “Most Promising Institute of Rajasthan-2021”by Asia Today Research & Media Pvt. Ltd. The college does not rest on its achievements and laurels instead it constantly strives for new heights.

Subodh is an institution sharing a glorious historical tradition of charisma, creativity, and charm. Excellence and exuberance are the core values of the college where the faculty and students strive hard to offer their best to the curricular, co- curricular and extra-curricular activities year after year. It holds a balanced and healthy mix of cultural tradition with moral ethos.

The approach of the college is “student centric”. The creativity of each student is refined to develop it to its fullest potential. At Subodh the emphasis is laid on the journey of the individual student and the celebration of his/ her unique strengths and talents. Our academic standards persistently improve and the curriculum we offer is carefully designed to engage and enthuse, providing students with the necessary skills to prosper in an ever-changing world. The college provides an environment and ambience of Learning and Teaching in higher education to support and promote research effective and innovative learning and teaching practices. With a state-of-the art Central Research Facility and renovated Observatory with latest equipment’s, research at Subodh has become an integral part of teaching and learning. Through seminars, workshops, group discussions, guest lectures, talents of each student find a platform to get more refined. Students are encouraged to acquire leadership roles which are polished by exposure to and interaction with leading experts, academicians, practitioners, and a plethora of government, non-government and international bodies. Through these engagements Subodh also provides a bridge to cross over to the professional world. Our faculty are among the best anywhere in India, as each and every one is expertise of his/her field of interest.

Tough times are there since from last year with lot of challenges for all of us due to COVID-19 global pandemic. During the fatal spread of COVID-19, the college management has shown its sincere concern towards the society and the nation by donating Rs. one crore in Rajasthan Chief Minister Relief Fund. The college donated their two day salaries in Covid relief fund and conducted many societal supporting activities whether it is distribution of masks and gloves to Corona warriors or distribution of food and other essentialities. Subodh has confronted these challenges with its characteristic resilience and courage by seeking opportunities to learn and adapt to the exigencies of the times throughout the year, the college has tirelessly maintained its academic learning, its cultural moorings and its community outreach. During these trying times, it has strived to uphold the quality of education through the adoption of online platforms and creating repositories of virtual knowledge by the stellar efforts of its teaching, non-teaching and student bodies. College has purchased a separate online platform, VideoMeet for the smooth and effective conduction of online classes. Faculty provided e-content, uploaded their lectures on you-tube, notes and study material has been made available on college portal. Connectivity with students and alumni has been maintained through whatsapp groups.

With the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, people are juggling with mental stress, anxiety, and depression. Amidst these pandemic challenges the college management, my staff and me are with you and your family. I assure you that soon we will be able to see the new normal India full of sprouting hopes and positivism. I urge you all to stay safe and follow all the guidelines to keep yourself safe from COVID-19. We all are committed towards the achievement and sustainability of Educational Excellence.

Hoping for better times and wishing good health, best education and booming economy!!!

(Prof. K. B. Sharma)                     
Principal                                
S.S. Jain Subodh P.G. (Autonomous) College, Jaipur