MACFAST Innovation and Corporate Synergy (MICS)
MACFAST innovation and corporate synergy is a brainchild of MACFAST, which helps the future aspirants in unleashing their talents and bridging the gap between corporate and campus. MICS assist the students in meeting up the corporate expectation and reaching their career goals. It facilitates the career progression through major five approaches. They are,
• Mentorship programme – Alumni Interaction
• Industry Interaction – Industry experts /Visiting faculty Interaction
• Industrial Visits
• Campus to Corporate Connect
MICS offers a unique mentorship programme for students through alumni interaction. MACFAST is blessed with strong alumni track records and support. Through this exceptional mentorship programme, students will be able to receive information about various career perspectives, progression and personal experience. The mentorship programme is offered once every three months.
MICS arranges interaction with industry experts and subject maestros once in two months. Industry interaction is a platform through which the expectations of the industry as well as the students are being discussed and met. The professionals and experts from reputed companies will be able to mould the potential students in a productive manner.
Industrial Visits let the students understand practical aspects of theoretical knowledge to practice through interaction, working methods, employment practices and exposure to modern technologies. Visit to different companies helps the students in broadening their mind-set to have a clearer vision about future goals in his/her entrepreneurial /corporate journey.
The internship programs are designed to provide field experience to the students with an opportunity to share their insights. It gives clear link between students’ academic preparation and their field work, and thereby developing and carrying out the major research project which will serve to culminate their internship experience. Internships are tailored to the needs and interests of each student in the program. As part of the internship experience, students are expected to take an active role in finding and doing an appropriate internship for themselves.
Campus to Corporate Connect
The Campus to Corporate Connect enhances the transition from college to a corporate environment. Students are being introduced to various clubs associated with Finance, HR, Marketing, IT and Science. Students are given an introduction regarding the working of each club and are mandated to join any club of their preference. The club is responsible for finding new project opportunities and the students are responsible for project formulation. They can pitch their project ideas with the aid of Entrepreneurship Development and Innovation Club, wherein the project can be implemented. The MoU’s with different companies may also help the students in doing short term internship as part of their studies. This will also enable them to ensure a long-term relationship between colleges and companies.