The My India Project is undertaken by the student groups during gap period between the 1st and 2nd Semester. The project is undertaken for a period of 2 weeks, during which the students get an opportunity to work intensely in the field on their own ideas relating to social enterprise or with social enterprises engaged in areas that ABS focuses on.
The objectives of this component are:
- Give students an opportunity to test marketing and operational ideas through on field work in social enterprises.
- Gain a firsthand experience of challenges faced in realtime social enterprise work
- Reflect , Analyse and Document the experiences gained through the My India project.
The field visits take place for two weeks usually between 1st to 15th of January. The Social Enterprise activity and project are expected to be chosen by the student groups during the 1st semester itself. Preliminary work too on these projects is expected to be commenced as a part of the Social Activity component in the first semester. The My India Project then gives an opportunity for students to directly entire to action based work on the field during the short two week period of this project.
The output from the My India Project is presented in the form of a report and presentation by the student groups at the end of this project period. These two outputs are evaluated based on the following assessment criteria.
Photo of My India Project for the batch of (2008-2010)
Photo of My India Project for the batch of (2010-2012)